BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Red Stick Farmer’s Market is celebrating its 26th anniversary.

The Big River Economic and Agricultural Development Alliance (BREADA) will host a special event from noon to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5. The celebration will have live music, seasonal drinks for sale, kids’ activities, and more. BREADA says the anniversary marks the start of the fall harvest in Louisiana.

The harvest could bring corn, peppers, turnips, squash, and other seasonal vegetables to the state.

The farmers market accepts payment in the form of cash, credit or debit, SNAP benefits, or Farmers Market Nutrition Program coupons.

Locations and times for other Red Stick Farmers Markets:

  • Downtown Baton Rouge (5th Street and Main Street) — 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays
  • Pennington Biomedical Research Center (6400 Perkins Road) — 8 a.m. to noon on Thursdays
  • ExxonMobil YMCA (7717 Howell Boulevard) — 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays