Summer 2021 – Farmer’s Market Starts Thursday



That’s right it’s time for our first Farmers Market of the spring/summer 2021 season!!! We are ready to come back and get down to business selling fresh, homemade baked goods, locally raised honey and veggies, plus a plethora of other nifty things like meat sauces, jams and jellies, and more! Come join us at the First Street Community Center every Thursday afternoon from 4 to 6pm starting May 6 and running through September 30!  We’ll see you then!


I Love Mount Vernon Shopping Weekend



Join us in Uptown Mount Vernon for I Love Mount Vernon Weekend

February 19th & 20th (Friday & Saturday) from 10 am to 3 pm

I Love Mount Vernon Weekend Facebook Event

The merchants of Mount Vernon love their customers and are excited to host a shopping weekend dedicated to the town we all know and love.

Each participating business/restaurants will have specials or promotions throughout the entire weekend.
We look forward to seeing folks in Uptown Mount Vernon!

Please note that masks are required in Mount Vernon, so come prepared!


Don’t Miss the Mount Vernon Farmer’s Market – Indoor/Winter Season 2020-2021


Saturdays 10am – 12pm in the First Street Community Center


Head to the warmth of the First Street Community Center gymnasium starting this Saturday, November 7 from 10am-noon where you’ll find the gym filled with plenty of freshly baked breads, cupcakes, cookies, homemade cinnamon rolls plus locally produced honey, fruit jams, and beef, pork, and poultry meats. There will be seasonal produce, popcorn, handmade soaps, holiday ornaments, bags, aprons, and more!

Bring your kids, your friends, and a stray neighbor or two – please remember to wear a mask and practice social distancing! We have a variety of vendors and a plethora of delicious items from which to choose. Stock the cupboards and fill the pantry, it is time for the Mt. Vernon Winter Farmers Market!

Our market is a thriving little community of entrepreneurs. All our products are raised, produced, or created right here in the surrounding community by the person selling them on the other side of the table.

Beautiful vegetables, delicious artisan breads, jams and jellies. We have several different varieties of local, grass-fed meats as well as farm fresh eggs available.  Dried beans, fresh ground cornmeal, popcorn, and meat seasoning mixes!

Be sure to stop by and see us!

If you have any questions, please Call (319) 560-1391 or Email mtvernonfm@yahoo.com.

Be sure to stop inside the First Street Community Center to check out all the fantastic shops as well!


Live Concert – Hudson & Overly Lawn Concert


Performing live Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 7:00 pm on the First Street Community Center Front Lawn.


Hudson & Overly Concert
present by the Mount Vernon/Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG).


 Hudson & Overly play classic rock hits from the 60’s through the 90’s and some country

Bring your own beverage/snack and chairs
Donations Appreciated

Masks Required