Farmers market plans tailgate event

CLEMSON — The Clemson Farmers Market is adding a new event to First Friday at the Market  activities on Oct. 7, from 3-6 p.m., at Patrick Square at 578 Issaqueena Trail.

The market is teaming up with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute – Clemson (OLLI) for the Gourmet Tailgate Market. Clemson is famous for it›s tailgate parties, and the Gourmet Tailgate Market will feature caterers, specialty food vendors, restaurants, tailgate-related service providers, and cooking demonstrations. If you like to tailgate or if you’re looking for new party ideas, make plans to attend this unique event!

Visitors to the Clemson Farmers Market will also have the opportunity to shop for fresh, locally grown produce, fresh blueberries and grapes, local honey, beef and chicken, dog treats, natural bath and body products, and handmade arts and crafts.

The market is open rain or shine and all activities are free.