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Loved this market!

This is the perfect City Market. Great produce including micro greens, baked goods, mushrooms... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lee R
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Dansville, New York
A great city market!

We are big fans of the Lancaster Market in Lancaster, PA, but we thought the Charlottesville City... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
HeloShark
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Drayden, Maryland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the perfect City Market. Great produce including micro greens, baked goods, mushrooms, herbs and so much more. Organic meat, wild caught fish. Food was wonderful - I ate at the Caribbean booth - great food, generous portions. The artists and artisans were amazing...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are big fans of the Lancaster Market in Lancaster, PA, but we thought the Charlottesville City Market was a lot better. An unfair comparison in some regards, because the Lancaster Market is inside, the the Charlottesville City Market is outside. The Charlottesville City Market...More

Thank HeloShark
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Do you want fresh, organic produce? Hand-tooled jewelry? Homemade soaps made with goats milk and coffee grounds? Beautiful bouquets of wildflowers? Big stars made of license plates? Candles that smell so good you want to eat them? What about a place that offers you stalls...More

Thank Fantajan
Reviewed September 1, 2018

This has got to be the best farmers market I’ve seen. Whenever we travel, we go to the local market. This one was exceptional. The number of vendors is high and the amount and variety of fresh produce is extraordinary. The vendors are friendly, helpful,...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The market only takes place on a Saturday morning from 7am until 12.30. Parking was difficult although it is very close to the Waterfront multi-storey car park. I parked for free at quite a distance down the main street, as parking on market day is...More

1  Thank victorian986
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Great variety of items. Friendly vendors. Some expensive, some not. Downtown location not very convenient as far as accessing and parking.

Thank VitaminMoose
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Many different items to chose from, fresh local produce and flowers. Can get a little crowded but not overly bearing...

Thank 374sassy
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I visited Charlottesville one Saturday morning not knowing about the city market, but I’m so glad I stumbled on it! There was live music, and a wide variety of vendors. I bought myself a lovely bouquet from a local florist. I will definitely be visiting...More

Thank Rebecca_Bee_8
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Whenever my plans take my to Charlottesville, I always make a point to stop by the City Market there. This is one of my favorite farmers markets around. Such a great assortment of everything from fresh produce, meats, fish, eggs, pasta, cheese to plants, paintings,...More

3  Thank berrea
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Have been to city market several times. People from all over the town gather and bring some amazing natural, healthy food products as well as beautiful art, agriculture and handicrafts. Must visit!

4  Thank S-Nizaam
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