Find Local Farmers Markets

 

Appanoose County

 

Centerville Farmers’ Market

1209 S 18th St, Centerville, Iowa (northwest side of Centerville Square on the levee)

June 6th, 2018 – September 26th, 2018
Wedensday, 3pm-5pm

 The Centerville Farmers market started in 1976 and was held on the Centerville square. We have relocated to the levee to better accommodate our customers. Vendors offer homemade breads, rolls, dried noodles, fresh farm eggs (brown), jams, jellies, goat milk soap, handmade jewelry, magnets, cakes, cookies, sweet breads, heirloom vegetables, vegetables and fruits of all kinds. Several products come from natural, chemical-free, and/or practicing organic farms or greenhouses. Come taste the best homemade pies in town! 

Davis County

 

Bloomfield Farmers’ Market

100 E Jefferson St, north side of the Courthouse lawn, Bloomfield, Iowa

May 5th, 2018 – October 20th, 2018
Tuesday, 3pm – 6pm (only through August)
Saturday, 8:30am – 11:30am

Items for sale include but are not limited to fresh, in-season produce and baked goods. Check out our website or our facebook page for more details and updates. 

 

Jefferson County

 

Fairfield Farmers’ Market

N Main St & E Grimes Ave, Howard Park, Fairfield, Iowa

May 5th, 2018 – October 27th, 2018
Wednesday, 3pm – 6pm
Saturday, 8am – 1pm

The Fairfield Farmers Market offers a variety of breakfast pastries, teas, baked goods, fruits, vegetables, eggs, jewelry, honey, aprons, wood-crafted items, soaps, pottery, juice, flowers, salad and cooking oils, and various other locally grown or made items. The market always features fresh produce at great prices. At our market you’ll also find a wide variety of seedlings and starts (organic and conventional, heirloom and hybrid) for your own home garden. You won’t find this kind of variety anywhere else in town! Check out our website or our facebook page for more information and updates.

 

Fairfield Winter Farmers’ Market

209 S Court St, Fairfield Senior Center, Fairfield, Iowa

November, 2018 – April 2019
Saturday,9am – 2pm

The Fairfield Winter Farmers Market offers a variety of vegetables, fruits, fresh farm eggs, baked goods, wooden crafts, flowers & more. Check out our website or our facebook page for more information and winter dates.

 

Johnson County

 

Iowa City Farmers’ Market

Chauncey Swan Ramp, 400 block of Washington Street
Iowa City, Iowa

May 2, 2018 – October 31, 2018
Saturday, 7:30AM – 12PM
Wednesday, 5PM – 7PM

Ranked as the 2nd best market in the state. The mission of the Iowa City Farmers Market is to provide a venue where local farmers, producers, crafters and artisans come together to provide a variety of fresh produce and related products directly to the consumer in accordance with the Iowa City Farmers Market Rules and Regulations; to provide an educational forum for consumers to learn the uses and benefits of quality, locally grown or prepared food products; to enhance the quality of life in the Iowa City area by providing a community activity which fosters social gathering and interaction. We strive to serve culturally and economically diverse populations and to increase access to fresh, locally produced, nourishing and safe foods and other products of local labor for all patrons.

Credit, debit and EBT/SNAP card are accepted. We also recognize the Double Up Food Bucks program. Visit our website here

 

Keokuk County

 

Keota Farmers’ Market

SW corner of Broadway Ave & Fulton St, Keota, Iowa

June – August
Monday, 5pm – 7pm

Vendors offer fruits, vegetables, baked goods, crafts, and even meals! Check out our facebook page for updates and dates for the 2018 season.

 

 

Lucas County

 

Chariton Farmers’ Market

104 N Grand Avenue, east side of square, Chariton, Iowa

May 24th, 2018 – October 4th, 2018
Thursday, 4pm -6pm

Vendors offer a variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs, plants, baked goods, canned goods, flowers, crafts, and more! Our mission is to attract a wide variety of vendors and encourage customers to shop the market for fresh locally grown produce. Sponsored by Ellis Greenhouse. Check out our website for updates. 

 

 

Mahaska County

 

Oskaloosa Farmers’ Market

City Square, 106 S 1st St, Oskaloosa, Iowa

May 15th, 2018 – October 20th, 2018
Tuesday, 4pm – 6pm
Saturday, 8am -11am

Vendors offer locally grown, fresh vegetables and fruits, baked goods, fresh cheese and eggs, honey, LuLu LaRue clothes, essential oils, crafts and more. Oskaloosa is unique in which we have a bandstand located in our downtown area which includes a park that is the heart of our local businesses. We will also have a food vendor on Saturdays. See you all soon! Visit our facebook page to learn more.

 

 

Marion County

 

Knoxville Farmers’ Market

809 W. Rock Island St, HyVee Parking Lot – SW Corner, Knoxville, Iowa

May 12th, 2018 – October 13th, 2018
Tuesday, 3pm – 5:30pm
Saturday, 8am-12pm

Vendors offer a huge variety of produce, eggs, crafts, gifts, baked goods, pies, breads, flowers, and jewelry. We’re keeping Knoxville and Marion County healthier by offering local goods and produce to our valued customers. Check out our facebook page for all the updates. 

 

Pella Farmers’ Market

603 Broadway St, 1st Reformed Church parking lot, Pella, Iowa

April 19th, 2018 – October 18th, 2018
Thursday, 3pm – 6pm
Saturday, 9am – 12pm

Vendors offer a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs, honey, flowers, baked goods and crafts. Check out our website for a list of items and pricing, or visit our facebook page for up-to-date information.

 

Pleasantville Farmers’ Market

801 W Pleasant St, across from Casey’s, Pleasantville, Iowa

June – October
Wednesday, 3:30pm – 6:30pm

We have local musicians, local honey, local produce, local greenhouse products like bedding flowers and vegetables, heirloom/chemical free produce, free range/grass fed chicken and duck eggs, crafts for the home and garden, baked goods like pies, cookies and bread, crochet and knitted items, local small business goods like toys, reusable shopping bags and more! Some vendors are certified in the WIC/Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program. Check out our page for updates. 

 

 

Monroe County

 

Monroe County Farmers’ Market

Benton Ave E & Hwy 5, Court House Square lawn, Albia, Iowa

May – September
Friday, 4pm – 6pm

Vendors offer an assortment of organic food, vegetables, local specialties, crafts and fruits.  Contact the ISU extension office in Monroe county for more details.

 

 

Polk County

 

Des Moines Downtown Farmers’ Market

Historic Court District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa

May 5th, 2018 – October 27th, 2018
Saturday, 7am – 12pm (October hours: 8am – 12pm)

Featuring nearly 300 vendors from 50 Iowa counties, the Downtown Farmers’ Market in Historic Court District in Downtown Des Moines offers scores of tasty treats each summer on Saturdays. Visitors can enjoy locally grown produce, farm fresh eggs, baked goods and Iowa-raised meat, including beef, pork, chicken, goat, rabbit, lamb and tilapia! The adventure doesn’t stop there either. Guests can enjoy local artists, live music and entertainment, ready-to-eat foods, special programming and learning opportunities all in the course of a Saturday morning. Whether it’s seasonal flowers, locally produced wine or a new culinary adventure, there’s always something to experience at the Downtown Farmers’ Market. Check out our website for all the details, and our facebook page for updates.

 

Des Moines Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market

Capital Square and Kaleidoscope at the Hub, Downtown Des Moines, Iowa

November 16th and 17th, 2018
December 14th and 15th, 2018
Check here for times as the dates get closer.

With a lineup of more than 130 vendors, the Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market is the perfect chance to stock up for holiday meals, parties and gift giving. Farmers are onsite at Capital Square and Kaleidoscope at the Hub, selling a variety of locally raised products such as eggs and cheese, beef, pork, duck, and holiday hams, as well as late-season and greenhouse produce. Shoppers can also bring home an abundance of fresh handmade products, including locally produced honey, jams, salsa, wine, cheese, noodles, breads, pies and cinnamon rolls! For shoppers looking for a little holiday flair, poinsettias, fresh-cut Christmas trees, wreaths, handmade holiday ornaments and home decorations are available to purchase at the Winter Farmers’ Market in Downtown Des Moines!

 

Get information on more Farmers’ Markets in the Greater Des Moines area here.

 

Van Buren County

 

Keosauqua Farmers’ Market

Keosauqua City Park, Keosauqua, Iowa

May 22nd, 2018- October 9th, 2018
Tuesday, 4pm-6pm

Vendors offer a variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs, eggs, honey, plants, flowers, crafts and baked goods. Sweet N Saucy BBQ on site. Art in the Park presents live music and entertainment. Keosauqua Farmers Market is now accepting Iowa Farmers Market Nutrition Program and WIC Cash Value Vouchers. All Farmers/Growers Welcome! Check out our page, or visit the City’s website for event announcements. 

 

 

Wapello County

 

Wapello County Farmers’ Market

Northwest Quadrant of Greater Ottumwa Park
Ottumwa, Iowa

May 14th, 2018 – October
Monday, 2:30PM – 5:30PM
Thursday, 2:30PM – 5:30PM

Featuring natural and fresh vegetables, fruits, herbs, eggs, baked goods, homemade noodles, plus much more. Visit our facebook page for more details and updates. 

 

Ottumwa Farmers’ Market

1110 N Quincy Ave, Quincy Place Mall parking lot, Ottumwa, Iowa

May 23rd, 2018 – October 31st, 2018
Wednesday, 3:30pm – 6pm
Saturday, 8am – 11am

The Ottumwa Farmers’ Market has been providing fresh vegetables for our community for 40 years! Come check out our selection of vegetables, fruits, herbs, honey, plants, flowers, handmade items, crafts, baked goods, kettle corn and more. Many of the vendors are offering natural and chemical-free options grown in greenhouses and high tunnels. Stories, tips and recipes also available upon request. Visit our facebook page for more information. 

 

 

Wayne County

 

Corydon Farmers’ Market

100 N Lafayette, Courthouse Lawn, Corydon, Iowa

June 7th, 2018 – August 30th, 2018
Thursday, 5pm – 8pm

Vendors offer fresh, locally grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and baked goods. Visit our facebook page for more details and updates.

 

 

 

More Farmers’ Market resources:

A complete list of Farmers’ Markets in Iowa

National Farmers’ Market Directory

http://www.iafarmersmarkets.org/

https://www.facebook.com/IowaFarmersMarketAssociation/

Greater Des Moines Farmers’ Markets