Summer Farmers Markets

Photos by Andrea Hutchinson

The heat didn’t stop shoppers from attending the Bardstown Road and Douglass Loop Farmers Markets on June 30. The Bardstown Road event is organized by Laina Brown and draws some of the biggest names from the Louisville culinary scene. The Douglass Loop market features welcoming picnic tables and is exceptionally family- and dog-friendly.

  • Musicians Chris and Tim Akin playing at the Bardstown Road Farmers Market.

  • Chef Patrick Roney preparing a farm to table treat.

  • Bailey and Abigail Wallace.

  • Robert Mefford and Elizabeth Otis share their excitment for coffee and flowers.

  • Chef Patrick Roney presents a freash farm to table treat!

  • Jim Hopkins and Brian Caudill.

  • Julia Tofan, Bo You, Derika Kedia and Susie Beyl.

  • Sammy Jo Schad with his grandmother, Judy Schad showing off some of their famous Capriole Goat Chese and offering samples.

  • Laura Patterson and Will Glass scoping out some succulents.

  • Buddy and Sam Aguiar hang out in the Doggie Daycare area at the Bardstown Road Famers Market.

  • Kyle Dodge and Lidsey Jones bask on the lawn with fresh blueberries and beverages.

  • Dad-On-Duty Jeff Chamberlain and his two twins beat the heat in the shade at Douglass Loop Farmers Market.

  • Rachel and Kyle Smith with their dogs, Kate and Archie.

  • Local artists Teri Tryden and Vallorie Henderson share some Kentucky Kombucha to keep cool.

  • Andrew Wise taking his mother, Marcia Wise, out for flowers.

  • Amanda Martin and Laura Puccini.

  • Alex and Ethan Ponce.

  • Andrew and Helen Trager-Kusman with Logan their Doodle.

  • The Oldhams.

  • Ivor Chodkowski fixing fresh eggs for the crowd.

  • Taylor Sartori and Josh Ahlers.

  • Greta Smith stocking up in style.

  • Greta Smith stocking up in style.