This Enormous Roadside Farmers Market In Texas Is Too Good To Pass Up
Enormous farmers markets are nice and all, but there’s something about an intimate roadside stand that completely elevates the experience. All the way from Italy, the DiIorio family started selling produce on the side of Highway 290 in 1982. Whether you’re a Houston-area native or just passing through, keep an eye out for this hidden gem in the tiny town of Hempstead.
For more information, visit the market’s website or Facebook page. Have you ever been to DiIorio Farms & Roadside Market? If so, what did you pick up and how did it compare to grocery store produce? Let us know your thoughts! Check out our previous article to learn about more farmers markets in Texas worth checking out: These 10 Farmers Markets In Texas Are A Must Visit.
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.