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MEET OUR VENDORS
We have the best Market Family in Town!

Due to the recent weather conditions, some farm crops have been adversely affected in our region.

Therefore, this week, because of this, there will be no
 Mr. Stephen Sharp Watermelons or Durham Farms Peaches

the realities of fresh farm to table business

but we do have several other farm vendors that will have their beautiful produce for you!






GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET


Vendors marked with an asterisk ** are planning to be here this Saturday 


VENDORS that we are PROUD TO CALL MARKET FAMILY

***FEKETE FARMS....fresh produce, always tasty and wonderful!  Sweet Potatoes, Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Cucumbers, Butternut Squash, Creole Tomatoes and OKRA! 

*** NANCY'S PRODUCE & TAMALES...a great variety of produce and vegetables,including yellow squash, zucchini, green beans and cucumbers.... also featuring home made salsa in hot or mild, chips, and Monterrey style tamales. Also Amato sausages available, fresh!
Se Habla Espanol 



***CAFE HOPE/2 ACRE FARM...so much grown in those 2 acres! Freshest local produce, all in season, herbs, squash blossoms,greens,  and fresh cut flowers including zinnias, sunflowers and irises. Featuring Japanese eggplant!



*** RUN21 Farm..Fresh snap Beans, Red and Yukon Gold Potatoes, White, Spaghetti  and Butternut Squash,Cucuzzas, White and Green Cucumbers, Eggplant, and Sugar Baby Watermelons!  produce from the Earth and the farm with love...Turkey eggs and Chicken eggs, all non GMO-fed hens.  Fresh milled cornmeal from the farm; family recipe! Featuring Market Baskets for $12.00 email for preorder: Run21farm@reagan.com




** FLEUR DE BEES...honey, fresh, from Harvey and Myrtle Grove hives. Tended locally by the expert...pollen, queen's jelly, honey, soaps, salves and balms. THE VERY BEST HONEY....perfect for allergies
504-915-5505 



 *** JO'S JELLIES...jams and jellies, made with the finest, freshest, in season fruit..and the highest quality pectin...many flavors available, sugar free too! Samples. Available in super hot habanero, Thai Pepper and Raspberry Reaper! Also sweet and mild fig in season now!



 



*** VOODOUGH BAKERY...fresh baked, authentic and rustic bread...including Sourdough, Foccacias, Multi Grain, all natural, no preservatives nor artificial ingredients! Cakes, Pies, Shoe Soles, and Breakfast treats. Chef Angela!



***   THE LITTLE FLOUR BAKERY...buttery, authentic Lebanese Cookies, Amish Friendship Bread, in season fruit breads moist and tasty. Quality and beauty in baked sweet goods. Samples. Tomato bread and squash bread! made with Farmers' Market produce!
NEW ADDITIONS:  Fig, Summer Squash Bread and  Creole Tomato Bread (made with the tomatoes from Cafe Hope Farms!)


 *** NANA'S ITALIAN COOKIES...love sweets? Huge variety of old family favorites including Fig Cookies, Cocoons, Almond Cookies, and so much more. Samples. 


***SUE'S FUDGE & STUFF...delightful, famous Peanut Butter Fudge, Rocky Road fudge and smooth and creamy Pralines! Made the old fashioned way. Samples. 504-884-5737 to order ! Get your treats for that special party or occasion!! All ready to go and enjoy! Yummy!



*** OMG! RIDICULOUS!  HOMEADE SALSA & EATS & TREATS...home made salsa..chunky and full of flavor, Tres Leches Cake, Horchata, Monster Brownies, Meringue bites and so much more! Samples. Se Habla Espanol  504-315-0340 ...fresh, authentic Latin smoothies are new items!



*** HOME MADE BY AMY...like Bananas? Like syrup? A perfect combination to enhance any dessert...Banana syrup, made slowly and flavorfully. Also featuring Cajun Pickles! Samples.



    

*** CAJUN PORK SKINS...fresh fried, all quality, crunchy and delicious. Hot and Mild available in large and small bags. Perfect for parties or just for munching anytime, anywhere. 



KETTLE WORKS, LLC...Kettle Cooked Popcorn, fresh right before your eyes! Savory and Sweet flavors available...large and small bags, sure to please!

***LIL DEB'S SNOWORLD...ice cold, fresh, fine as powder ice with delicious, flavor packed syrups...sweet cream syrups too...best choice...Cheesecake Stuffed Snowball!!  New flavor: White Chocolate with Vanilla Chips!!  check out her new store location on Lafayette Street in Old Gretna!!!!
 



COCKTAILS DE LIS...is making a "Splash in Gretna" NOW! The newest vendor is ready to delight the senses and taste buds with "virgin cocktails" using only freshly blended juices and garnished with fruit and herbs! Crisp and Cooling! A taste treat for you!


 ***BOBBY MC'S BBQ SAUCE...family secret recipe...the only addition you need to meats, vegetables or anything grilled or cooked slowly! Marinade, dip, or however you use it it adds zing to your food! Look no further!



***PAPPA VIC'S HOGHEAD CHEESE...Chalmette Recipe...tested, tried and true...only highest quality ingredients used..available in Hot or Mild..
Sausage also available in hot or green onion; sure to please! A sell out every week!  Samples. Call if wish to preorder:  504-366-2226



 *** BOUDIN BY JAMISON...Lafayette style does not disappoint! A weekly favorite, not to be beat!  Authentic and made the right way! Samples.
504-343-8217 to order anytime


***  CAPT'N JACK'S SMOKEHOUSE...St. Louis Style Ribs ready to cook, vacuum packed for ultimate freshness; Stuffed Pork Chops, Chicken Thighs, Breakfast Sausages, Sage Sausage..Casseroles, Etouffe, Gumbo, all ready to heat and eat! Fresh grown herbs and spices...and the best instructions from Chef Jack!
504-615-0260 for orders anytime



*** TAILGATORS' SMOKED MEATS....fresh, slow cooked Brisket, Ribs, Whole Chicken, Turkey Legs, Turkey Breast, Andouille and more...Samples
to order or pre order call:  504-382-9745 John 



*** THAI D JING BAKERY & CATERING...authentic Thai food, cooked fresh and full of flavor! Fresh Spring Rolls, Chicken and Basil Stir Fry, Green Curry Soup, Rice Flower Crackers, Pad Thai (chicken or vegetarian), Hot Fresh Beignets, Thais Tea and Lemonade. Pad Thai and Sweet and Sour Sauce, their very own!




*** STICKISITUATIONZ....regional favorites like no where else!  Yakamein, Shrimp and Grits, Sticki Shrimp, Shrimp and Corn Bisque, and more! Check out the real "Dilema" (the menu) and see it for yourself. Taste Buds' Happy place!Newest items include healthy wraps, chicken and waffles and the very newest "Dyvas Meatpies"!!



*** MELAO...Venezuelan Empenadas and Pastelitos, fresh made for you! Chef Danny does it right! Taste the flavors of South America! Take some home for later. Pastelitos filled with fresh fruit, guava and cheese too!







*** NEW ORLEANS CANDLES, SOAPS & OILS...hand poured soy candles, clean burning, fresh and fragrant; Goats' milk soaps and hand blended fragrance essential oils. "A Scent Sent from Heaven"! Perfect gifts for anyone!New fragrance line!!!: Feng Shui!



CAJUN CORRAL FARM, LLC...goats' milk products, including soaps, balms, salves, shampoo, shaving creams and kits...the healthy alternative to lotions and soaps filled with preservatives and dangerous chemicals! Pet Goats are happy goats, come on by and check it out. Quality is never compromised here. 



 
 HUNGRY HOUND HOMEMADE DOG COOKIES & TREATS...puppy treats for your four legged, furry friends!! All natural ingredients like turkey, apples, sweet potato and dehydrated turkey bacon! Puppy Muffins too, healthy! Samples.




  BOE'S BROMELIADS...tropical plant consultant, Art Boe has the most beautiful tillandsia, bromeliads and air plants! Perfect for indoors or outdoors, flowering, non flowering and many varieties available. Plants in shells and barnacles, perfect for gift giving! 



*** ORGANICALLY GROWN BY BINDIA...perennials, annuals, herbs, flowering ornamentals, bedding and vegetable plants and more! All organic, all natural; come chat and discover how medicinally healing plants can be. Flower Leis and fresh flower bouquets. 



SHEILA'S ORCHIDS AND EXOTICS...newest plant vendor with a collection of colorful, beautiful and exotic orchids...all healthy, with instructions from experts! Perfect for indoor or mild outdoor climates! Breathtaking







***  SHARPENING BY DOYLE...ex knife maker is the best choice for sharpening your garden shears, loppers, scissors, knives and anything that has a blade that needs to be sharp! Have items sharpened while you shop!  Here every other week. Can re-tip, re-serrate and sharpen Mandolines!






   ** TABORS' WOODEN CRAFTS...seasonal and year round outdoor decor, including small wreaths and specializing in yard signage. Can personalize on spot or can order! 985-647-9083 Gwen and Floyd




***QUITE CONTRARY GARDENS...succulents in biodegradable pots...beautiful, easy to keep, adds to any home or garden decor! Come on by and check it out...trending and terrific!




***SUZANNE'S SENSATIONS....puppy attire, including bandanas, collars, and bling!! all sizes and many patterns available! Also natural puppy treats and snacks! Samples!

Tallulah models her bandana





DAVID CROCKETT FIRE DEPARTMENT OF GRETNA 
every Saturday for the month of July!

FIRE TRUCK, FIREMEN, PRIZES, PHOTO OPPS AND MORE!

Bring out the Family and meet these brave fire fighters!
8:30 - 12:30 





also part of our Market Family

CASA JEFFERSON

"Margaret"

Please stop by and see how a little help from you can go a long way to change a child's life



every week we have smiles, fun, and regular patrons

Thank you to all patrons who visit us!



Sweet Caesar Boe
(adopted by Bromeliads' Art Boe)
from JSPCA at the 
Gretna Farmers' Market 
happy and healthy!




HAVE EXTRA MARDI GRAS BEADS OR THROWS?

BRING TO THE GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET FOR SAVE AN ANGEL!



HAVE EXTRA NEWSPAPERS?

BRING TO THE GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET FOR THE JSPCA!



 

GRETNA MARKET TABLE IS THE PLACE TO CHECK OUT!





Jill DeBroeck, Monica Naquin, Chris Ziifle, Joan and Laura 
Gretna Farmers' Market Table 


Weeky prizes, surprise and smiles at the Market Table and also


MARKET WATER FOR SALE $1.00 



GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR SALE
makes the perfect gift
$5.00 increments
can be used at any Farmers' Market Vendor!






Boogaloo
a weekly visitor
Zeva
of Jo's Jellies

Take a book, bring a book, just share!.

KIDS' ACTIVITY WEEKLY FREE OF CHARGE

Meet us at the Kids' Table

"MISS CINDY "

is ready with a great activity!!!!












PET FRIENDLY AND FAMILY FRIENDLY MARKET!
(please be sure to have pets on a leash at all times)
ask at the Gretna Market Information Table 
Service Spotlight: We LOVE YOU

We would like to thank our wonderful West Jefferson Junior Air Force Cadets for their service each and every week at the Gretna Markets! 



THANK YOU, WE LOVE YOU ALL!








THANK YOU TO

Daniel Barry, Dustin Bryan, Koya Butler, Jenna Dibeh, Marshall Galaviz, Devin Gautro, Ethan Gonzales, Braa Issa, Izo Jaghama, Angelica Nguyen, Vivian Ngyuen, Torrie Shuff, Bryan Sussmann, Catherine Toribio-Terrero, Anh-Thu Truong,
 Jared Vo and Kayla Ellitt



MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

3RD ANNUAL 

COMMUNITY AWARENESS/BACK TO SCHOOL DAY AT THE MARKET

Saturday, August 12, 2017




We welcome Community Civic Associations and Service Organizations to participate!


(no fundraising or selling of items, information and resources only)

We will have lots of school supply giveaways and more!

to donate for the event 
drop off school supplies at the Gretna Market Table anytime

to participate please email


(504) 361-1822

deadline to apply to participate as a community vendor
free of charge
July 26, 2017




We are excited to announce our vendors so far:

City of Gretna, Gretna Police Department, David Crockett Fire Department, Gretna Recreation Department, Gretna Economic Development Asssociation,
 Jefferson Parish Recreation Department, Jefferson Parish Library,
 Gretna Historical Society, Gretna Community Association, 
Gretna German American Cultural Center
Elks, Knights of Columbus, VFW Post 3121
JSPCA, Save an Angel, Master Gardeners, CASA Jefferson, FirstTee   


 
T'S CORNER
by Tallulah Babineaux 
Piedmont Park, Atlanta, GA

Hi everyone! Week number 3 in Atlanta and things are moving right along! My momma loves her new job and we still do the Farmers' Market every Saturday, bright and early, except now we do Piedmont Park! I have made friends already, and am looking forward to new adventures. We have had so much fun on our rooftop terrace (pictured) and enjoying fresh farmers' market ingredients. I miss Gretna and all my friends, so hello! I will check in soon. 
xxoo Tallulah 
ps it is hot here too! 


THE GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET, ART WALK, MAIFEST, CITYWIDE YARD SALE AND ALL OTHER MARKET EVENTS COULD NOT HAPPEN WITHOUT THE HELP OF SO MANY TIRELESS PEOPLE AND THEIR DEDICATION TO THE CITY OF GRETNA AND THE COMMUNITY
 





MAYOR BELINDA CONSTANT
CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GRETNA
GRETNA POLICE DEPARTMENT
GRETNA ECONOMICA DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION 
PATRONS OF THE MARKET
VENDORS OF THE MARKET 
SPONSORS OF THE MARKET
GRETNA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
GRETNA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
GRETNA DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION 
CHARTER VOLUNTEERS OF THE MARKET since 2005
(Gary and Marcia Madere, Hon. Henry and Judy Sullivan, Hon Joseph and JoAnn Toomy, 
Mayor Belinda and Ronnie Constant)

and the tireless dedication and hours spent volunteering by:

Peter DeBroeck, Jill DeBroeck, Denise Ponce, Manuel Ponce, Cecelia Hopkins, Bob Scully, Laura Mesko, Ann Carmon, Jeanine Falcone, Joe Falcone, Joe Toomy, JoAnn Toomy,
Paul Coles, Val Coles
, Monica Naquin, Fran Stoot, Cindy Ruel,
Katie Liljeberg, Louis Liljeberg, Anna Smith,Michaela Brown, Machelle Hall, 
Maryam Baham , Mike Wesley  

and many, many others who make it possible and such as success!

TO VOLUNTEER, PLEASE EMAIL:

or inquire at weekly Market Table 





Market Fun 

Fly on over to the Market soon!
Kiwi Ponce 



GRETNA MARKETS
GRETNA FARMERS' MARKET AND GRETNA ART WALK
739 Third Street, Gretna, LA 70053

www.gretnala.com
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