First Friday Harvest Market set for Nov. 7


CLEMSON — Local residents are invited to celebrate fall at the Clemson Farmers’ Market on Friday, Nov. 7, during the second annual Harvest Market.

There will be something for everyone to enjoy, and shoppers can check out all the exciting things happening at Patrick Square. The market will take place at the Patrick Square Village Green, 3-6 p.m., rain or shine.

Shop for fresh, locally grown produce, grass-fed beef and pork, goat’s milk products, muscadines, farm-fresh eggs, local honey, rustic breads, home-baked goods, artisan chocolates, herbs and spices, smoked olive oil, meals to go, jams and salsas, dog treats, and handmade arts and crafts.

From 2-3 p.m., a free workshop sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) will be held. Call (864) 633-5242 for workshop topic and details.

From 3-6 p.m., the farmers market will be open. Vendors will be demonstrating their crafting skills and offering sampling and recipes.

Special children’s activities are scheduled at the booth of Dr. Susan Valentino of the Goodlife Garden. Live entertainment will be featured, including Buffalo Barfield, as well as traditional American roots music, folk rhythm and washboard workshop. Performances are planned at 4 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., and a giant inflatable will be provided by Patrick Square.

For information and directions, visit or contact market manager Kathi Dimmock at (864) 654-3918 or