Meet Our Vendors
Vendor descriptions on this page are for our approved vendors for the entire 2018 season. Not all vendors attend every market.
Bodacious Bakehouse will be bringing their freshly baked, handmade artisan breads and pastries to Norfolk as part of our market this season! The Bodacious Bakers pride themselves on fresh-from-the-oven taste, with no additives or preservatives. “Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; and good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts.” – James Beard
Located in Virginia Beach, BowWowMeow Baking Co. offers all natural treats for your furry family members. Their treats are made from simple, wholesome, healthy ingredients--a world apart from the dye-, chemical- and preservative-filled treats found on grocery store shelves. The flours used are made from organic, non-GMO whole grains (oat and/or brown rice). BowWowMeow uses fresh local farm eggs, local honey, and their peanuts and all natural peanut butter come from nearby Suffolk, VA. They also offer Grain Free Sweet Potato Chip dog treats made with organic sweet potatoes from the Eastern Shore. BowWowMeow Baking Co. never uses wheat, corn, soy (all common allergens for dogs) or anything artificial.
Brentwood Farm is located in Suffolk. They have pasture raised, grass fed lamb, born and raised on their farm. Various cuts of lamb are offered throughout the season. Additionally, they offer wool roving and dryer balls. Lavender is also grown on the farm. They have created a beautifully packaged line of all natural lavender body care products--crafted and packaged right on the farm. Perfect for your own daily use, or they make a great gift!
Capt'n Crabby food truck will be rolling into the market on Wednesdays all season long! They are one of the most loved food trucks in Hampton Roads. Capt'n Crabby is a gourmet food truck specializing in seafood and Maryland style crab cakes using locally sourced, homemade ingredients. They have some very creative takes on crab cake sandwiches, as well as other specialty sandwiches and salads they rotate on and off the menu. No need to worry about making dinner--just bring home some gourmet goodness from Capt'n Crabby!
Cullipher Farm will be bringing mountains of fresh, locally grown fruits and veggies to the market all season! Cullipher Farm is located atop the fertile Pungo Ridge in southern Virginia Beach. The farm is family owned and operated by fourth and fifth generation Culliphers. They proudly grow over 250 varieties of the highest quality fruits and vegetables! They consider strawberries, sweet corn and tomatoes to be their specialties.
After many requests from friends, Terry Nelson started offering her cakes for purchase in 2007, and Dessert Classics was born. By 2009, her cakes were selected for the "Virginia's Finest" award, placing her cakes among "the best of the best" of Virginia-made products. Her business has grown into a line of signature cakes, cupcakes and mini tarts, and she also offers a truly delicious all natural lemon curd. Her top selling cakes are Chocolate Buttermilk Cake, Vanilla Pound Cake, Pumpkin Cake and Classic Rum Cake. One of her newest creations is her Holiday Fresh Fruit Fruitcake! Terry is also known for her hand-sculpted sugar art cake decorations, which are perfect for showers, weddings, holiday meals and other special occasions. Terry is happy to speak with you about special occasion orders.
Doughminion Donuts is a downtown Norfolk donut shop featuring both classic and one-of-a-kind varieties! Just looking at these is a treat, so can you imagine eating one?? Pick up some for breakfast, for the office, or for the team. Stephanie and her crew make yeast, old fashioned and even some vegan donuts!
We are happy to have the Wilson family from Full Quiver Farm in Suffolk joining us at the market! They will be bringing grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken and eggs, pork, sausages and Thanksgiving turkeys (order your turkey early!). And you can cross dinner off your list at their "Farmer's Grill," featuring sandwiches made with their delicious meat and eggs. Their goal is to bring environmentally responsible "clean" food to your table. Non-GMO, organic methods, no hormones, no pesticides, no herbicides. Introduce your family to “clean eating!”
Hampton Roads Winery is a family-owned winery located in Surry County. They specialize in Bordeaux and American varieties, with over 11 acres of vines planted in 2 vineyards. It is also the home of red Angus cattle and Nigerian Dwarf goats, who live in the World's Tallest Goat Tower. Attends 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month.
Make Jen and Juice your source for organic, cold pressed juices! Stock the fridge for the week ahead from her selection of signature juice blends. Enjoy them as a healthy, refreshing snack or as part of your meal. Always fresh. Always organic. Always made with love.
Monica serves up all natural gourmet pops, crafted by hand with joy! Watch for flavors such as Orange Mango, Watermelon Basil, Mexican Chocolate, Peach Jalapeño, Cookies & Cream and Pineapple Coconut. Many flavors are gluten free, dairy free and vegan.
Shellfish lovers rejoice! Lynnhaven River Oyster Company will be at the market weekly with their famous salty oysters from Broad Bay in Virginia Beach! They are also well known for their rich, delicious crab soup. Once the weather warms up, they will be bringing crabmeat, crab cakes, shrimp and scallops, too. Softshells will make an appearance at times also. Planning an event? LROC does beautiful, catered oyster bars--perfect for your next party!
Max the Knife Sharpening reconditions and sharpens hunting knives, tactical knives, cutlery, garden tools, mower blades, food processor blades, restaurant equipment and more. Give your favorite knives a razor-sharp, gleaming finish with our professional sharpening solutions. Perfect for chefs, hunters, gardeners and military personnel alike, their reconditioning services are second to none. Don’t let blunt edges hold you back any longer.
Red Mushroom Brewing Company brews Kombucha, a lightly carbonated probiotic tea, at their studio/brewery in Norfolk. Kombucha has been around for centuries and its popularity has surged in recent years as a "health drink," as it is believed to be beneficial for digestion, your immune system and more. They are currently the only Kombucha brewery in the state to receive the "Virginia's Finest" commendation. Stop by to sample their current selection of flavors, some made with locally sourced fruit and botanicals. Sip a glass, or fill a growler to go!
We must give you fair warning....One bite and you'll be hooked! State Fair Popcorn is dedicated to making the highest quality kettlecorn and popcorn possible. They have a specialty heirloom corn grown for them that is organic and non-GMO. Enjoy your favorite flavors like Classic Kettle and Movie Theatre or something exciting and new like Dill Pickle, Honey Mustard, Garlic Parmesan, Buffalo Wing, Pizza, Lemon Meringue, Cinnamon or Chocolate! Flavors vary weekly.
We are happy to have Sunshine Farm and Apiary join us at the market! Jennifer is a local beekeeper selling local raw honey, cut comb honey, gourmet creamed honeys, beeswax, and handmade soaps made using bee products. Their USDA-inspected hives are located in Norfolk, Virginia Beach and Suffolk. They also offer the sale of live bees to other beekeepers, with pickup at their home location. Sometimes they bring an observation hive to the market. Come down and visit them to see what all the buzz is about.
The Creative Wedge is a local specialty retail store, located at Hilltop in Virginia Beach, whose aim is to promote awareness of American artisanal food and craft, including artisan cheeses. They are well known for their housemade cheese spreads, particularly Sloane's Smoked Gouda Dip, the top seller, as well as pimento cheese and others. In addition, they offer a variety of regional artisan cheeses. Chow Chows are their newest foodie project; look for two flavors at the market. They also bring Speedy's hot sauces and bloody Mary mix.
Robin is a farmer/florist bringing you the freshest, locally grown, artfully arranged flowers, as well as a full line of all natural body care, fresh cut herbs, and free range chicken and duck eggs. Robin's flower farm is on the Chesapeake/Portsmouth border and her blossoms are grown without synthetic fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides. When she is not coaxing blooms out of the ground and into vases, she loves to create "garden inspired" soaps, lotions, and all manner of balms out of plant based oils, essential oils, and local beeswax. The eggs she brings to the market are from free ranged birds with access to certified organic soy free feed made right here in Virginia. They come in her signature pink egg carton!
As a working woman, wife and mother of two, Tonya Newsome had acquired over 20 years of cleaning and housekeeping experience. While maintaining her own home and others, she began to experience skin irritation and respiratory issues caused by the harsh chemicals from the everyday cleaning products being used. She decided there had to be a better and more natural way to clean. After much trial and error, The Hoot All Natural Cleaner was born! It is Tonya’s hope that with her products everyone can attain a clean, fresh home, without all the chemicals and side effects. It’s eco-friendly, kid-friendly and pet-friendly—all because she gives a HOOT! Choose from Lemon, Lavender, Orange, Peppermint or Pine!
The Neighborhood Harvest is a hydroponic farm in Suffolk that delivers lettuces, greens, herbs, microgreens, produce and even eggs, bread, Virginia-sourced milk and other specialty items--right to your doorstep (home or business)! Not everyone can make it to the market every week, and this is a great way to still have access to fresh, locally farmed food. It's also a salad-lover's dream come true! They carry just about anything you'd want to make an array of amazing salads, including a signature line of dressings. Choose only the items you want, as well as the frequency of delivery.
From bean to cup, the goal at Three Ships Coffee is to give customers a truly different coffee experience. Their style of coffee is heavily influenced by Scandinavian roasters and coffee experiences in the Pacific Northwest. Each coffee has its own unique story. Its origin, farmer and terroir are celebrated by the Three Ships roasting team with a unique roast profile that expresses natural beauty and complexity. They will be bringing ethically sourced, locally roasted beans to the market, as well as serving coffee drinks, including cold brew, and their housemade buttermilk biscuits.
Veg Out Gardens specializes in organic vegetable gardens. Brad and his team grow 170 different varieties of certified organic vegetable & herb plants for your residential or commercial garden. They are especially known for their tomato plants. Their greenhouses are packed full of seedlings and plants just waiting to grace your backyard this spring, and you'll be able to pick them up at the market. If you're the type who doesn't like getting your hands dirty, they can even design, install and maintain your organic garden for you! Just stop by and ask them about it at the market.