Green Market in Corinth, Mississippi
The eighth annual season of the Green Market at the Corinth Depot in Corinth, Mississippi kicked off on April 2, 2016. Other 2016 dates include May 7, June 4, September 3 and October 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A extended Christmas-themed market, called the Red Green Market, will take place on November 19 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Voted Best Small Event by Mississippi Tourism Association, the market features 55 to 75 handcrafted vendors and plays host to an eclectic mix of local and regional artisans and craftsmen who sell their wares in an open-air, grassroots setting.
A free event to the public, the Green Market offers everything handcrafted or homegrown items only including fresh produce, pottery, wood work, repurposed furniture, jams, jellies, honey, food goodies, clothing, soaps, lotions, yard art, bird houses, home décor, jewelry and much more. Food concessions include gourmet burgers and pies, hand dipped corn dogs, funnel cakes, fish sandwiches, kettle corn, boiled peanuts and much more. Local entertainment is provided, as well.
Presented by Magnolia Regional Health Center, the Daily Corinthian, Coca-Cola and Corinth Area Convention & Visitor’s Bureau, the Green Market is the banner fundraiser of the non-profit Crossroads Museum, Visitors can enjoy free admission to the local museum on market day.
2016 Green Market season schedule
- Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, September from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, October 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, November 19 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Handcrafted vendors wanted
Although limited, vendor space is still available for the 2016 season. Vendors can apply for an opportunity to sell at Green Market. All items sold at market must be handcrafted, homegrown or handmade. All items should demonstrate skill and mastery of the medium. Learn more