Omaha Tribe Farmers Market - Walthill & Macy, Neb.

Friday, August 9, 2019 to Thursday, October 10, 2019

The Omaha Tribe Community Farmers Market is open for the season. Locally-grown produce, baked goods, and other prepared foods are available for purchase.

What: Omaha Tribe Community Farmers Market

When: 3 to 6 p.m. each Friday: in downtown Walthill on Aug. 22 and Sept. 6 and in downtown Macy on Aug. 30. The farmers market will then be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays through the end of September, as produce is available, at the following locations: downtown Macy on Sept. 12 and 26; and downtown Walthill on Sept. 19

*special hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. this Thursday, Aug. 15, Friday, Aug. 16, and Saturday, Aug. 17, in downtown Macy in conjunction with the Omaha Nation Pow Wow.* 

Cost: Free to attend, cost varies on items available for purchase

Authentic Native American buffalo bone carvings, inlaid jewelry, and beadwork from various artists are available for purchase. Native American beaders also offer live jewelry-making demonstrations.

The market is part of the Omaha Nation Community Garden Project, a joint effort between the Center for Rural Affairs and Nebraska Indian Community College (NICC). Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) cards are accepted.

There is still room for vendors to get involved, and all are welcome, especially those from surrounding communities. For more information, contact Suzi French at suzif@cfra.org or 402.922.1063.