Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market
Cane River Green Market

Promotional Items

The Cane River Green Market offers several promotional items that can be purchased on market days at the hospitality tent. If you would like to purchase any of these items, please contact our office at: (318) 352-2746.

Market Information

 

2014 CRGM Dates

Every Saturday

April 26 - July 26
8:00 a.m. - Noon
Downtown Riverbank
Natchitoches

 

 

SNAP ACCEPTED AT CRGM!

Come to the Cane River Green Market, swipe your Louisiana Purchase card and we will match up to $20 for every market visit while supplies last.  Our MarketMatch program meets SNAP (food stamp) shoppers who want to eat healthy and support local farmers half-way. During MarketMatch campaigns, we match up to $20 in SNAP purchases per market visit while supplies last.  

Debit and credit cards are also accepted!

MarketMatch is sponsored by grants made possible through CLEDA, Blue Cross Blue Shield Louisiana Foundation, The Rapides Foundation and MarketUmbrella.org.

 

Fresh, local, Louisiana produce and more!

 

Contact Us:
318-352-CRGM (2746)
866-941-6246
information@natchitochesla.gov

 

 

Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 08:00
Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 08:00

Cane River Green Market Video

Cane River Green Market 2014 Season Opens April 26

2014 Green Market Poster

The Cane River Green Market will open its 2014 season on Saturday, April 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Natchitoches' local farmer's market will feature Cane RiverGreen Market vendors, live musical entertainment, children's activities, demonstrations and a free Zumba class.

Customers will be able to choose from a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, value-added products such as jams, jellies, baked goods, farm fresh eggs, and honey, as well as handcrafted items including jewelry, woodwork and candles.  Opening day festivities include a free Zumba class by Kimmy's Zumba at 9:00 a.m., cooking demonstration by John Richmond of Maglieaux's on the Cane at 10:15 a.m., and live music from9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  In addition, children's activities such as a Kid's Coloring Station and Face Art by Jill will be available to the young and young at heart.  Hope for Paws will join in the fun by hosting a Pet Adoption Day at the market.

The Cane River Green Market will be open Saturdays, April 26 through July 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the downtown riverbank in Natchitoches.  Each market will feature local vendors of fresh fruits and vegetables, value-added products, and handcrafted items.  Market day activities include special programming, musical performances, children's activities, Zumba classes and demonstrations.

The Cane River Green Market accepts WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) vouchers, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and credit/debit cards.

WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers can be redeemed at participating vendors.

SNAP benefits may be used to purchase eligible food items such as bread products, produce, eggs, dairy products, seeds, and edible or food producing plants.  Through a MarketMatch program, the market will match up to $20 in SNAP purchases per market while supplies last. The MarketMatch program meets SNAP shoppers who want to eat healthy and support local farmers half way.  The MarketMatch campaign is made possible by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation, The Rapides Foundation, Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance, and MarketUmbrella.org.

Customers wishing to use SNAP benefits, credit and/or debit cards can swipe their cards at the Cane River Green Market hospitality tent during market hours.  Shoppers will be issued tokens for the amount of their purchase to use at any Cane River Green Market vendor booth.

For more information on the Cane River Green Market, MarketMatch program, or how to become a vendor, please call (318) 352-CRGM or visit www.canerivergreenmarket.com.