NASHVILLE FARMERS' MARKET

900 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37208

 

 
 
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DIRECTIONS

Walking, Biking, AND Public Transportation

The Farmers' Market is conveniently located just one block west of the Downtown Greenway trailhead and adjacent to Bicentennial Mall State Park. Walking Tour maps that include tours both downtown as well as in and around the Farmers' Market area are available for purchase at Nashville Civic Design Center for $5.  Artistic Bike racks are located on the 7th Avenue side of the Market House between Bicentennial Park and the Market, as well as in the front of the Market House.  

Nashville Farmers' Market is a stop on the FREE Music City Circulator. On MTA buses and from the Metro transfer center downtown: take the No. 42 bus, St. Cecilia/Cumberland route; the No. 22 bus, Bordeaux route; or the No. 19 bus, Herman route.

We are wheelchair accessible to/from all entrances and exits, with elevator access to the second floor meeting room and office.  

 

DRIVING

From the North

  • Highway 65 South to Exit #85, US-41A Metro Center / Rosa L. Parks Blvd.
  • Turn Left at the end of the exit ramp
  • Continue past Jefferson Street intersection
  • The Market is located on the left hand side between Jefferson and Harrison Streets.

From the South

  • Highway 40 West to 65 North, exit 208 B to Louisville
  • Take the first exit, #85, Metro Center/Rosa L. Parks Blvd. Right off the ramp to Rosa L. Parks Blvd.
  • Go 1 mile. The Market is located on the left hand side between Jefferson and Harrison Streets.

From the East

  • Highway 40 West to 65 North, exit 208 B to Louisville
  • Take the first exit, #85, Metro Center/Rosa L. Parks Blvd. Right off the ramp to Rosa L. Parks Blvd.
  • Go 1 mile. The Market is located on the left hand side between Jefferson and Harrison Streets.

From the West

  • Highway 40 East, continue through downtown Nashville to 65 North, exit at 208 B, Metro Center/Rosa L. Parks Blvd. and turn right.
  • Go 1 mile. The Market is located on the left hand side between Jefferson and Harrison Streets.

MARKET STAFF

GENERAL INQUIRIES: email farmersmarket@nashville.gov

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 
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NFM CHARTER & BOARD

Sec. 11.701. - Created; number, qualifications, appointment and term of office of members.                                             

There shall be a farmers' market board, which shall consist of five (5) members to be appointed by the mayor and confirmed by a majority of the whole membership of the council. The members of the board shall hold no other public office or position, and shall serve for terms of five (5) years each, except that of the members first appointed, one (1) shall serve for a term of one (1) year, one (1) for a term of two (2) years, one (1) for a term of three (3) years, one (1) for a term of four (4) years, and one (1) for a term of five (5) years. Any vacancy occurring during the term of a member shall be filled in the manner prescribed for the original appointment and shall be for the unexpired portion of the term.

Sec. 11.702. - Functions and duties.                                                                      

It shall be the duty of the farmers' market board to:

(a) Exercise all the powers and perform all the duties heretofore or hereafter imposed on the "Davidson County Farmers Market Commission", as established by chapter 400 of the Private Acts of 1949 and any amendments thereto.               

(b) Within the limitation of its budget appropriation and funds otherwise available, employ and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary.               

(c) Perform such other duties as may be imposed upon the board by ordinance.