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Welcome to the Killeen Green Ave Farmers Market.  The City of Killeen  serves as host of a farmers market located at Green Ave Park, downtown Killeen on 717 North Second Street, across from Killeen Arts & Activities Center.  The market offers farmers, growers, producers and  artisans an outlet to offer the public an opportunity to meet the farmer who grows your food and also offers specialty hand crafted items.

As well as the farmers market, the city also hosts the Food Truck Fridays on this site and is wonderful compliment to the market offering patrons a place to grab lunch and also do a little shopping for the weekend.  Food and Farmer Fridays is the place to be in downtown Killeen.

The market is actively seeking and currently accepting applications for farmers, growers, producers, and hand crafted artisan vendors for the 2015 market season which runs from May to December.   Vendors may pick up an application in person at 802 North Second Street, Building E, 1st floor or download it here.

If you have questions, please call (254) 501-7847 or (254) 501-7844 or email farmersmarket@killeentexas.gov. You will find all the pertinent files at this website.  All the rules and regulations are also with the application.  Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions that you may have.

pdf 2015 Killeen Farmers Mkt Instructions/Application

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Hours of Operation:
Fridays 11:00am – 3:00 pm
in conjunction with Food Truck Fridays

Location: 717 No. 2nd Street [ View Map ]
Market Staff: Leslie Hinkle (254) 501-7847
E-Mail: lhinkle@killeentexas.gov

There is a variety of fresh veggies which changes by the week depending on the growing season and weather.  We also offer a supply of specialty foods, plants, and hand crafted items of excellent workmanship.  Come early for best selection.


May
– Potatoes, Squash, Cucumbers, Radishes, Beets, Turnips, Greens, Carrots, Blackberries, Onions

June – Tomatoes, Squash, Cucumbers, Melons, Peppers, Onions, Corn, Garlic, Peaches, Blackberries, Beans

July – Tomatoes, Okra, Peppers, Squash, Peas, Melons, Peaches, Figs, Cucumbers, Eggplant

August – Tomatoes, Okra, Peppers, Squash, Melons, Cucumbers, Eggplant

September – Tomatoes, Okra, Peppers, Squash, Melons, Winter Squash, Pumpkins, Cucumbers, Eggplant

October – Tomatoes, Okra, Peppers, Squash, Melons, Winter Squash, Pumpkins, Cucumbers, Eggplant

November – Peppers, Squash, Greens, Winter Squash, Radishes