East Lake Market

East Lake Market

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Your generous support will help us to start the year strong
What an amazing team
Le Tour de Ham had a wonderful ride today with our mid ride stop at East Lake Market where we are always welcomed with open arms, fresh produce, free water refills. Sweet treats and smiling faces!
Check them out on Saturday mornings!
Strawberries! Today is National Strawberry Day. I took this photo of some farm fresh berries I picked up at East Lake Market last year. Always looking for another great local source for produce. Do you have a favorite?
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Please come out and support our partner. They do amazing work!
So excited about this new program and partnership!
It's getting close, people!!! Don't miss this one. Just wait 'til you see the menu!
Exciting opportunity

East Lake Market is a project of P.E.E.R., Inc., a 501(c)3 organization which aims to empower the thriving, diverse community in the eastern area of Birmingham through resources for healthy living, learning, and working.

P.E.E.R., Inc. was founded in 2005 by Sally Allocca in response to inadequate access to nutritious foods and other resources for healthy living in the South East Lake neighborhood and surrounding areas. Today, we operate five programs that bring people together for healthier living, learning, and working.

Operating as usual

05/02/2022

Strawberry treats? Let's go with YES. Come to the East Lake Market Saturday, May 7, and get yours. 8 a.m.-noon.

05/01/2022

Strawberry Festival! Saturday, May 7, 8 a.m.-noon.

Folks from Ruffner Mountain will there with information about the nature preserve and hiking trails. And a little birdie told us they might have some animals native to the area. Come see!

04/30/2022

We're just one week away from the first market day of the 2022 season! Plan to come get your strawberries next week—Saturday, May 7, 8 a.m.-noon.

Photos from East Lake Market's post 04/21/2022

The Mobile Market will be in Tarrant today. Come see us at City Hall at noon and the Housing Authority at 2! Also Bundles of Hope will be with us 2-4 with diapers and feminine care.

All produce is 50% off today!

04/15/2022

Today's burning question: Do you peel the tomatoes before slicing? Make your case in the comments!

Photos from East Lake Market's post 04/06/2022

STRAWBERRIES! Pears, lemons, plums. Several sales: certain items B1G1, 2/$1, 2/$3, or 50% off. Today we are in Fountain Heights, on Campus at UAB, and in Norwood!

04/02/2022

In five weeks, we'll be seeing our food-growing friends at the first Saturday Farmer's Market of 2022!

03/26/2022

Six weeks! Just six weeks until the first Saturday Farmer's Market!

03/25/2022

Berries are an early harvest food in Alabama. You'll see berries at the Saturday Farmer's Market in May! What's your favorite way to eat berries?

03/20/2022

It's the first day of Spring! Things are springing to life all around us and we're reminded that very soon we'll be seeing friends old and new at the Saturday Farmer's Market.

03/19/2022

We'll see you at the Saturday Farmer's Market seven weeks from today!

03/18/2022

Zoodles are zucchini noodles—a great way to incorporate more veggies into your diet. Use them in place of noodles in any dish. Where would you use zoodles?

03/17/2022

Have you ever found a four-leaf clover?

03/16/2022
Photos from East Lake Market's post 03/15/2022

According to the Old Farmer's Almanac, this is the ideal week to plant broccoli and cabbage. Hope our farmers are putting down plenty!

03/13/2022

Market boxes will be back this year! Sales of weekly boxes help fund our Senior Market Basket program. Sign up by calling 205-836-3201. What would be in your ideal market box?

03/12/2022

The first Saturday Farmer's Market of 2022 is eight weeks from today!

03/12/2022

Legend? Folklore? Truth? They all factor into the story of John Chapman. March 11 is "Johnny Appleseed" Day. He is reputed to be a genuine and dedicated professional nurseryman known for his generous nature, his love of the wilderness, his devotion to the Bible, his knowledge of medicinal herbs, his harmony with the Indians and his eccentric nature.

03/01/2022

It's Fat Tuesday! Are you eating pancakes today?

02/21/2022

Stretch your food dollars with the Senior Nutrition Program!

Apply to receive a coupon booklet worth $30 to be spent at any local farmers market (may we suggest the East Lake Market?) if you are over 60 and fit into the income guidelines.

Just go to http://fma.alabama.gov/seniornutrition/ to fill out an application or come to our office at East Lake United Methodist Church on the corner of 78th Street and 2nd Avenue South and we'll help you fill it out .

It's a great way to enjoy some extra, nutritious, delicious produce. Don't wait, the application is first come first served.

01/28/2022

Spread the word!

12/31/2021

Your support makes it all possible!
If you are looking for an amazing community partner to support this year, consider PEER! We provide fresh local food access to seniors and families in the East Lake and surrounding communities and so much more!
Give the gift of good food! You can donate through PayPal at [email protected]

Photos from East Lake Market's post 12/08/2021

🎄Holiday Giving Made Easy with PEER! - https://mailchi.mp/efa2b137b901/holiday-giving-made-easy-with-peer

12/07/2021

Hi Bessemer...need to restock your pantry?

11/30/2021

The Mobile Market will be out at Cooper Green 11-12:30 and we will be in Tarrant at City Hall with Bundles of Hope 1:30-2:30! Come get your groceries and free diapers and feminine products!

11/30/2021

Here's an easy way to give to PEER on ... open Venmo on your phone and scan the code!

11/30/2021
Timeline photos 11/29/2021

Giving Tuesday - November 30, 2021 - https://mailchi.mp/a6adfae674fd/giving-tuesday-november-30-2021

11/18/2021

We've got some produce, some pantry staples and COVID-19 vaccines...come on out!

11/17/2021

Your friends on the Mobile Market bus look forward to seeing you today!

11/16/2021

Today's a great day to see your friends at the Mobile Market—plus you can get your COVID-19 vaccine or booster today!

11/11/2021

The Mobile Market has fresh, healthy food and COVID-19 vaccines at Tarrant City Hall, 1133 East Lake Blvd. from 1:30-3:30 p.m. We'll be in the back parking lot. See you there!

11/11/2021

In addition to our fresh produce and grocery items, you can get your COVID-19 vaccine / booster at the Mobile Market! Come to East Lake Park for shopping and a shot. We'll be set up in the 84th Street parking lot from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

11/10/2021

Come out and get your vaccine while you shop at the Mobile Market! We will be at East Lake Park (84th Street Parking Lot) and Tarrant City Hall tomorrow! We would love to see you!

11/10/2021

The Mobile Market is in Kingston until 11:30 at 11th Ave. Church of God in Christ, then on to Norwood Community Center, 1330 28th St. North. from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Come see us!

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Getting set up and we will be ready to go at 8AM!  Come and get some fresh produce and support your local farmers!Please...
We are open tomorrow! Come and get fresh strawberries, squash, collards, onions and more!  Market will be a little diffe...
Best way to end up a wonderful market season. We're here until noon. Plenty of produce and baked goods and crafts.  Come...
Come and see us for our last Saturday Market!  Live music, crafts, baked goods and fresh local produce!
YES!  We will be open tomorrow!  Come get your fresh local produce and shop our amazing vendors!  Can’t wait to see you!...
Can't get better than Jerry Ryan singing my favorite market song!
Forcast for Saturday is Sunny Skies and Warm!  Come out and enjoy the market and our awesome farmers and vendors!  We ca...
Happy Tuesday, everyone! All of us here at East Lake Market would like to give a shout-out to all of the volunteers who ...
Thanks to community member Fennigan Spencer for making a video of market basket delivery last Saturday!  And thanks for ...

Products

We have strawberry and blackberry jams, squash relish, peach chow chow as well as baked goods like cheese straws, cookies, and pound cakes made in the Backdoor Bakery, plus East Lake Farmers Market t-shirts and hats. The East Lake Farmers Market and Mobile Market truck offer a variety of fresh produce and more.

Telephone

Address


7753 1st Ave S
Birmingham, AL
35206

General information

The East Lake Farmers Market is open Saturdays from 8 am to noon May 2 through October 3. We accept SNAP/EBT and Senior Nutrition Coupons.

Opening Hours

8am - 12pm

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