Tailgate food markets have taken over in Asheville and it's easy to see why. Just imagine the difference in freshness between a tomato shipped over 1500 miles via trains, warehouses, and trucks and a tomato grown right here in Buncombe county. Quality, locally grown food has become a way of life in Asheville - these are the markets that, together with the WNC Farmer's Market, make that life possible.
In the parking lot of the Riceville Community Center, next door to the Riceville Volunteer Fire Department. The Fire Department is on Riceville Road, approximately 4 miles from the intersection of Riceville Road and Hwy 70 (near the VA Hospital and Oteen Ingles).