Clemson Farmers Market to celebrate ‘First Friday’

CLEMSON — The Clemson Farmers Market will celebrate “First Friday” at the market this Friday from 3-6 p.m. at the Patrick Square Village Green at 578 Issaqueena Trail in Clemson.

The market is open rain or shine and will feature more than 30 vendors offering fresh, local produce, farm products, specialty foods items and unique handmade arts and crafts.

In addition to market vendors, a variety of free family-friendly activities is also planned.

There will be market vendors demonstrating their skills and offering product sampling and free market shopping bags compliments of AgSouth Farm Credit (as long as supplies last).

The event will also feature music at the Village Green Pavilion featuring singer/songwriter Rob Seel. Kids can also enjoy free giant inflatable provided by Patrick Square.

Market partners include the City of Clemson, Patrick Square and the Clemson Area Chamber of Commerce. Market sponsors are AgSouth Farm Credit, Baptist Easley Hospital, Clemson Area Transit (CAT), Clemson Downs, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute – Clemson (OLLI), and Rick Erwin’s – Clemson.

For a 2016 market schedule, vendor information and directions, visit