Friends of Olympia Farmers Market
A non-profit; formed in 1995
Preserve the Olympia Farmers Market as a creative environment and vibrant community gathering place.
Promote healthy, locally produced food and goods &
Support local sustainable agriculture.
Some improvements The Friends have made to The Olympia Farmers Market with your help include:
- Personalized Paving Bricks (Small & Large)
- Picnic tables & benches
- The Lu Hall Kitchen
- Emergency medical equipment
- Facility heaters
- The Pavilion for covered eating & entertainment
- Public address system
- Computer equipment
- Several Electrical upgrades
- Sound system
- Recycling bins
- Bike rack
- Parking bollards
- New Signage
- Robert J. Meyer Scholarship
- Security Camera System
- L.E.D. Security lighting
- Cooking demonstrations ……… and much more…
Our success is dependent upon you!
Contributions from the community allow The Friends to provide additional improvements to the Olympia Farmers Market, making it more inviting and comfortable for all. When you support Friends of Olympia Farmers Market, you support local small businesses, independent artisans, and organic farming.
Please help guarantee the success of the most popular public space in Thurston County.
The Taste of the Market is our primary annual event: Attending allows you to enjoy a smorgasbord of the finest cuisine from dozen’s of local restaurants, bakeries, wineries, breweries, & coffee roasters; enjoy live music, win prizes and visit with friends.
Here are the results of the 2012 Peoples Choice: