to bring you a year-round producer-only farmers' market to satiate your appetite - locally!  Farmers on the Square (FOTS) is a volunteer and farmer-run, seasonal market that operates in downtown Carlisle, PA.  All of our vendors live and work within 50 miles of Carlisle.  We stand by our mission of providing an opportunity for our community to access superb, regional products from a vibrant, producer-only farmers' market.

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Hours and Locations

FOTS is held every Wednesday from 3- 7pm in the center of Carlisle at the corner of High and Hanover Streets on the grounds of the First Presbyterian Church (May through December).


Hours will be adjusted for November and December markets.​​

From January-April, the market will be held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 3 - 6pm at The Carlisle Theatre at 40 W. High Street in Carlisle.


Metered parking is available on both Hanover and High Streets. There is also a metered lot beside the Post Office on West Louther St., which is free after 4pm. There is a parking garage located on Pomfret Street, which is less than a five-minute walk from the market. 

History of the Market

Carlisle's downtown square is a traditional location for a market.  Between 1751 and 1952 the spot where the Cumberland County Courthouse currently sists hosted an open-air farmers market.  FOTS is the first market on the square in over 50 years!