The Enka-Candler Tailgate Market’s purpose is to promote local agriculture and heritage crafts in Western North Carolina, to provide the Enka-Candler community with a market for fresh local produce and other quality products, and to serve as an educational resource. It is run by Asheville Farmstead School, a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Corporation, along with an Advisory Committee, volunteers, and involved community members.
List of Supporters (Discounts, donations, or in-kind support)
Small Business Center at A-B Tech, Enka Campus
Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project (ASAP)
Anthony Brickner, for creating our outstanding logo.
Groce Funeral Home
Doc Brown's BBQ
Bonus Room Storage
- Telco Community Credit Union
Enka-Candler Business Association
The Enka-Candler Tailgate Market will be following NC state and federal safety procedures recommended by the CDC, as well as following the Enka-Candler A-B Tech campus's policies regarding covid. This is a fluid situation and subject to change and the situation changes. If you are not feeling well, or are presenting symptoms, please refrain from attending the market.
Thank you for your understanding and support as we adjust to this new way of running the Market. We will get back to the community feel as soon as we are able.
See you Thursdays, 3:00-6:00, May-October!
(M indicates Member/Weekly vendor. * indicates SNAP benefits accepted)
- Rainbow Ridge Gardens at Asheville Farmstead School (M)*
- Myseanica Family Farm (M)*
- Gladheart Farms (M)*
- Franny's Farm (M)*
- Pisgah Styx/ Lane's Land (M)*
- Sustainabillies, llc (M)
- Cove Creek Nursery Farm (M)*
- Finally Farms (M)*
- Caitlyn Farms Sustainably Raised Beef (M)*
- High Country Nursery (M)*
- Arrowhead Hemp Farms (M)
Prepared Food Vendors
Herbal and Natural Product Vendors