About the Market
The market is an international delight that caters to an array of customers, including local business people, intown residents, Georgia State students, and continues to be a favorite shopping place for families. Shoppers from all over the state come to the market to purchase specialty items sold there.
The market is owned by the city of Atlanta and managed by a board of directors appointed by the city council. The board of directors hires an on-site manager who directs daily operations, events, and marketing.
The Sweet Auburn Curb Market exists as an urban farmers’ market that unites rural and urban Georgians through food and activities that celebrate local agriculture, the history of the Sweet Auburn neighborhood and the diversity of the city of Atlanta. To achieve this mission, the market operates as a self-sufficient entity that houses a wide variety of food vendors, including restaurants and food stands, and serves as a year-round destination and lively gathering place for community members and visitors.