Updated: Wednesday, December 11 2013, 07:53 AM EST
A special Holiday Marketplace gives you the chance to shop local and share the flavor of the Mountains. The Blue Ridge Food Ventures is hosting its annual holiday shopping event. Along with sampling and buying local made foods and products, this
morning News 13's Victoria Dunkle found out it offers something more. It
is a rare opportunity to met the food artisans all in one place. She
spoke with some of the more than 30 vendors on
News 13 This Morning. They say the BRFV Holiday Marketplace gives them a
chance to connect with fans of their foods. The Blue Ridge Food Ventures is an agribusiness incubator. More than
230 food entrepreneurs and natural product-makers have used it to start
and grow their businesses since 2005. The BRFV Holiday Marketplace is Wednesday, December 11 from 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. and from 4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
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