Healthy Carolina Farmers Market Events
Please join us for The Healthy Carolina Farmers Market beginning at 10am through 2pm on Greene Street, between the gates, outside Russell House.
Special Events for the spring season include:
Tuesday, September 10th:
Suicide Prevention Day with the Counseling Center.
Mental Health Resources will be available.Stop by and learn more about resiliency. Ask counselors questions and write a note to a friend, professor, coworker or family member for encouragement in coping with life’s stressors!
Tuesday, September 17th:
National Wellness Week on Davis Field from 11:00am-1:00pm. This wellness initiative is dedicated to promoting wellness for people with mental health and substance use conditions.
Tuesday, September 24th:
National Food Safety and Education Month at the Healthy Carolina and Dining Services Tables. Come enjoy some free watermelon from 1-2pm and pick up some handouts on how to enjoy food safely!
Tuesday, October 1st:
Vegetarian Awareness Month. Please stop by the Farmers Market to purchase some fresh and local produce! Learn why individuals choose to be vegetarians and partake in meatless Monday to improve your health and the environment around you.
Tuesday, October 8th:
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We will be promoting mammograms, the save the lid campaign and giving out handouts about breast cancer awareness.
Tuesday, October 15th:
Health and Wellness Day at the Market. Come out to have your body fat percentage read by our staff at Campus Wellness.
Student Health Services Campus Wellness will provide free body fat percentage measurements and information about nutrition, physical activity, stress prevention and sexual health programs and services.
Tuesday, October 22nd:
Spirit Day:At our last farmers market this fall, we would like you to show your spirit for the 4 consecutive home games in November! Wear your USC gear today to show your Gamecock pride as we get ready! The person with the most exciting outfit will win a prize from Healthy Carolina, so dress to impress.
Cocky will join his Gamecock fans at the market from 1-2pm, so come on out and get your picture taken with our beloved mascot! We will also have Sir Big Spur in attendance for the entire market – so come on out to see our Gamecock up close and personal!
*The Healthy Carolina Farmers Market is a rain or shine market; however, staff reserve the right to cancel the market in the event of inclement weather.
**Dates and events are subject to change.