August 16th




This Saturday, August 16th, we will again be treated to the vocal talents of Heather Batey's voice students. The always do a terrific job for us and we know that this year will be no exception. Please join us in supporting these fearless and talented performers.



Our featured nonprofit this Saturday will be Decoding Dyslexia of Alabama. Their aim is to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their children and inform policy-makers on best practices to identify, remediate and support students with dyslexia in our public schools. Any parent of a dyslexic child (or a child that someone may suspect of having learning differences) or a parent who wants to work to improve school-based dyslexia services in our state is encouraged to join. Please support their efforts through the donation of your time or your dollars.

August 9th

This Saturday at 8:00am - 12:00pm
Helena Amphitheater
4151 Helena Rd, Helena, Alabama 35080
Shop for great, locally grown produce and vendor crafts. Tastings, Samples, Musical Entertainment & MORE!

The guest chef, who will be giving a cooking demonstration at 9 a.m., will be Chef Gerald L. Buford, author of "Simple and Elegant Recipes: How to Get a Man and How to Keep Him" .

Our musical artist will be singer Emma Bratton who will be performing between 8 and 11 a.m

Here are the Upcoming Non-Profit in the spotlight at the Market

16-Aug-14 Decoding Dyslexia of Alabama
23-Aug-14 APH Radio
23-Aug-14 Two-by-Two Animal Rescue

August 2nd



Join us this Saturday at the Helena Amphitheater from 8am- Noon for the Best Butt in Helena Charity BBQ cookoff. We will also have free peaches and cream. Come bring some donations and sample the best BBQ in Helena and support the Friends of Helena Schools.

July 26th

Helena Market Days
This Saturday from 8am til Noon will be another amazing day for Helena's award winning Helena Market Days. There will be local farmer's sharing their produce and wares (including local honey, and fresh baked bread). At 9am we will have  our local Crow's Corner Publix grocery store will be demonstrating some of their Aprons (TM) recipes. Publix Aprons is about enjoying food to its fullest. Their culinary experts focus on making cooking fun and fulfilling, and simple enough to fit into today's busy lifestyles. With delicious, quick recipes and exciting cooking classes, Aprons makes preparing good food as easy as eating it.
Special Musical Guest
Some of you know her as the proprietor and instructor at Helena's Old Towne Music. Others will know her as the lead female vocalist of renowned local rock legends, the M-80s. This Saturday you will get to know Erin Trapolino Black as our next featured acoustic solo artist. Hope you can make it!

Don't forget that next Saturday is the Best Butt in Helena Cook Off. Please come and enjoy so BBQ and support the Schools!

Helena Market Days July 19th



Special Chef Demonstration will be by Robert Browning


Charity in the Spotlight
The Helena History Preservation Society will be on site sharing Helena History

Helena Market July 5th




Charity Spotlight
This coming Saturday, July 5th, will bring to the market our most highly anticipated nonprofit outreach participant of the year, the Shelby Humane Society. This incredible pet rescue and placement service has saved the lives of innumerable furry friends and needs our continued support in order to continue their mission. Please stop by to wish them well and perhaps even take home a furry friend of your own. For additional details regarding what pets they may be bringing to the market, please contact Meghan Wayman, Adoption and Outreach Manager, at 205-667-3916, Ext. 12. http://www.shelbyhumane.org

Special Musical Guest
We offer another Helena home-grown talent for your enjoyment: Jeremy Puckett. Jeremy has played for us in previous years and has a great sound for our event.