Farmers Markets

A picture of customers at a farmers' market.There’s no place like your neighborhood Farmers’ Market for the best in fresh, in-season, locally grown, often organic produce, meats, cheeses and other dairy products, honey and other foods as well as home-made craft items. Here’s a list of regional Missouri and Illinois farmers’ markets to explore!

Missouri

Franklin County

New Haven Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – to dusk, rain or shine. April – September. If there is inclement weather, the market is held inside the Riverfront Cultural Society.

Website: http://www.riverfrontsociety.com

Phone: 573 237-5100

Directions: From Washington drive west on Hwy 100 to New Haven – From Hermann drive east on Hwy 100 to New Haven. Turn south on Miller St and head down to the riverfront. When you reach the “T” at the levee along the riverfront, turn left (west) on Main St.

 

Route 66 Farmers Market (St. Clair)

Open Days: Saturdays 8:00a.m. -12:00p.m. May-October

Website: http://stclairmo.org/coc/index.php/committees-menu/farmers-menu

Phone: 636-629-6000 ext. 3

Directions: On the green at St. Clair HealthMart Pharmacy – 855 N Commercial, St Clair MO

 

City of Union Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Wednesdays 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Saturdays 6 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Website: http://www.unionmissouri.org/farmersmarket

Phone: 636-583-3600

Directions: 500 E. Locust Street (City Hall Parking Lot) Union, MO 63084

 

Washington Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

April – October Wednesdays, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Contact market for winter hours and days.

Website: http://www.washmo.org

Phone: 636-239-2715 x106

Directions: 317 W. Main Street

 

Jefferson County

 

The Arnold Farmers Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00am – Noon. May – October

Phone: 636-282-2380 x1403

Directions: Fox Middle School, 745 Jeffco Blvd., Arnold, MO 63010

 

Byrne’s Mill Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Alternating Friday’s starting on May 15 and ending October 16 From 3:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Website: http://www.byrnesmIll.org

Phone: 636-677-0514

Directions: Northwest Jefferson County at the Byrnes Mill City Park on Lower Byrnes Mill Road. Lower Byrnes Mill Road is off highway 30 between the towns of House Springs and High Ridge.

 

Crystal City Farmers’ Market

Open Days:

Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. May – October

Website: http://www.crystalcityfarmersmarket.blogspot.com

Phone: 636-937-0288 or 314-630-0280

Directions: 105 Bailey Rd, Grace Presbyterian Church in Crystal City, MO

 

DeSoto Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturday’s May – October 8:00 a.m – Noon

Website: http://www.buyfreshlocal.blogspot.com

Phone: 636-586-4570

Directions: St. Louis: South on Highway 21 approximately 45 miles. Make left turn on Hiway H also known as Rock Road. Go approximately 3/4 of a mile to left turn into St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church. Market is located behind the church in back parking lot.

 

St. Charles County

 

Foristell Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

May 30 – October 30

Website: http://www.valleyfarms.info/home.htm

Phone: 636-463-1205

Directions: Take I-70 to Exit 203 (Foristell Exit). Go North on Hwy W for 1 Mile and take Left on Dietrich Rd. Follow Dietrich Road for 2 Miles. Valley Farms will be on your Left just over small bridge.

 

Lake Saint Louis Farmers’ & Artists’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. – Noon April – October

Website: http://www.lakestlouisfarmersandartistsmarket.com/

Phone: 314-495-2531

Directions: The Meadows shopping center

 

St. Charles Lions Club Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. – Noon May 16 – October 31

Phone: 636-723-2412

Directions: Take Riverside Drive 1 block north of Frontier Park in downtown St. Charles, on the riverfront.

 

St. Francois County

 

Farmington Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Wednesdays 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., May – October; Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., April 11 – October

Phone: 573-756-2284

Directions: From Highway 67 take the Highway 32 East exit. Go about 1/2 mile past the fourth stoplight to the VFW parking lot on Karsch Blvd.

 

St. Louis County

 

Clayton Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – Noon

May 23rd – October 24th

Website: http://www.claytonfarmersmarket.com

Phone: 636-779-8500 ext 246 or Cell. 314-566-6011

Directions: From Interstate 170, take the Ladue Rd exit, heading east. Market is in the employee parking lot of Straub’s Fine Grocers at 8282 Forsyth Blvd. Park in the Brown Shoe Company parking lot.

 

Ellisville Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. May 13 – October 28

Website: http://ellisville.mo.us/farmersmarket

Phone: 314-435-9445

Directions: Bluebird Park in Ellisville

 

Ferguson Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. – Noon May – end of October

Website: http://www.fergusonfarmersmarket.com

Phone: 314-324-4298

Directions: 20 S. Florissant Road, Ferguson, Missouri 63135. From 270, go south on Florissant Road for 2.15 miles. After passing under the train bridge, turn left on Spot Drive. From 70, go north on Florissant Road for 1.75 miles, then turn right on Spot Drive. Look for the Victorian Clock and Gazebo. Visit the website for a map.

 

Kirkwood Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Monday-Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturdays. April – September. Contact market for winter hours and days. Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday hours vary by vendor.

Website: http://www.downtownkirkwood.com

Phone: 314-822-0084

Directions: Conveniently located between Highway 40 and I-44 in St. Louis County at the intersection of E. Argonne Drive and Taylor Avenue at 150 East Argonne Drive. Located in the heart of Downtown Kirkwood.

 

Maplewood Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Wednesdays, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. April – October

Phone: 314-241-2337

Directions: 7260 Southwest Boulevard, Schlafly Bottleworks parking lot

 

 Old Towne Fenton Farmers Market

Open Days: Saturdays May to October, 8am-1pm rain or shine

Directions: Olde Towne Fenton Pavilion, 200 Gravois Rd., Fenton, MO

 

Overland Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays May – October

Website: http://overlandfarmersmarket.com

Phone: 314-769-6360

Directions: 2500 Block of Woodson Rd.

 

Sappington Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Monday-Saturday 7:00a.m.-9:00p.m. Sundays 7:00a.m.-8:00p.m., Yearly

Website: http://www.sappingtonfarmersmarket.com

Phone: 314-843-7848

 

 Delmar Food and Farm Market

Phone: 314-534-6166

Directions: The Delmar Loop in St. Louis MO

 

Carondelet Farmers Market

Open Days: Saturdays 8:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. June-October

Phone: 314-752-6339

Directions: 7701 S. Broadway, St. Louis MO

 

Market in the Loop (University City)

Open Days: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Year Round

Website: http://www.themarketintheloop.com

Phone: 314-991-3300

Directions: From Highway 40, take Hanley north to Delmar, go east to 6655 Delmar.

 

Webster Groves Farmers’ Market

Open Days: May – October

Website: http://www.webstergrovesfarmersmarket.com

Phone: (314) 963-5696 x888

Directions: The market is located on South Old Orchard Ave, near Gazebo Park at Big Bend & South Old Orchard Ave. From I-44E take Laclede Station Rd exit. Stay right, going back over the interstate. Turn left onto Big Bend Blvd. The market is the first left, at the light. From I-44W take Shrewsbury exit and turn right. Make another right onto Murdoch (4 blocks) going back over the interstate. Make a left onto Big Bend Blvd. The market is the first left at the light.

 

Wildwood Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. May – October

Website: http://www.wildwoodfarmersmarket.com

Phone: 314.486-2562

Directions: Location of market – 221 Plaza Drive, Wildwood Town Center off Hwy 100 in Wildwood, MO 63040

 

St. Louis City

 

Tower Grove Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. May through October

Website: http://www.tgmarket.org

Phone: 314-772-3899

Directions: In the center of Tower Grove Park, just east of the Pool Pavilion.

 

St. Louis Community Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Second Saturday of the month, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

November – April

Website: http://tinyurl.com/stlcfm

Phone: 314 856-5557

Directions: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 3664 Arsenal Street

 

Soulard Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Wednesdays through Fridays, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Saturdays, 6:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Year Round

Website: http://www.stlouis.missouri.org/citygov/soulardmarket

Phone: 314-622-4180

Directions: Located 1 mile south of downtown St. Louis on 7th Street. From Interstates 55 and 44, take the Park Avenue/7th Street exit. From Highway 40, take the Broadway exit and follow signs to 7th Street. We are located at 7th and Lafayette.

 

South Hampton Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm. May – October

Website: http://www.sohafarmersmarket.com

Phone: 314-647-4635

Directions: Hwy 40 or 44 to South Hampton. East on Chippewa, south on Macklind. Corner of Nottingham and Macklind in the heart of Macklind Ave Business District.

 

North City Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – noon. First Saturday in June to last Saturday in October

Website: http://www.northcityfarmersmarket.org

Phone: 314-241-5031

Directions: Located at 14th Street Mall at the corner of N 14th Street & St Louis Ave across the street from Crown Candy Kitchen.

 

Ste. Genevieve County

 

Ste. Genevieve Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. – Noon. May – October

Phone: 573-543-2562

Directions: 600 Market St. in Knights of Columbus Pavilion

 

Crown Valley Farmers Market (Ste. Genevieve)

Open Days: 7 days a week 8:00a.m. – 3:30p.m, Open until 5 on Fri & Sat in the fall

Website: http://www.crownvalleywinery.com/

Phone: 573-760-8876

Directions: 23889 State Rt WW in Ste. Genevieve, MO

 

Warren County

 

Warrenton Farmers’ Market

Open Days: Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

July – October 2012

Website: http://www.warrenton-mo.org

Phone: 636-456-3535

Directions: Located behind City Hall, 200 West Booneslick; Warrenton MO 63383. Take I-70 to exit 193. Go south on Highway 47, turn right on Main Street. Main Street becomes Booneslick. Turn left on West Street. The Hometown Market is at the corner of West Street & Walton Street.

 

Warren County Farmers’ Market (Wright City)

Open Days: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. May 20 – October 14

Phone: 636-456-3066

Directions: Market is located at Diekroeger Park

 

Washington County

 

Washington County Farmers’ Market – Health Department (Potosi)

Open Days: Wednesdays, 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

July – October

Phone: 573-438-2164

Directions: Located in Potosi at the Washington County Health Department parking lot, at Purcell Drive off Highway 21 North.

 

Washington County Farmers’ Market – Courthouse (Potosi)

Open Days: Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. – Noon. June – October

Phone: 573-438-2164

Directions: Located in Potosi at the intersection of North Missouri and High Street at the Washington County Courthouse parking lot.

 

ILLINOIS

 

Clinton County

 

Carlyle Courthouse Square Farmers Market

Open days: 4-7 p.m. Thursdays, June 20-Sept. 26

Website: playandstaycarlyle.com/farmers_market.htm

Phone: 618-594-4277

Directions: Eighth Street between Fairfax and Franklin streets.

 

Jersey County

 

Jerseyville Farmers and Artisans Market

Open days: 4-7 p.m. Tuesdays, June 25-Sept.

Phone: 618-498-846624

Directions: Jerseyville Public Library parking lot, 105 North Liberty Street.

 

Madison County

 

Alton Farmers and Artisans Market

Open Days: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, June 1-Oct. 12; 4-7 p.m Wednesdays, June 5-Oct. 9

Website: altonmainstreet.org

Phone: 618-463-1016

Directions: Piasa and West Ninth streets

 

Land of Goshen Community Market (Edwardsville)

Open days: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 11-Oct. 19

Website: goshenmarket.org

Phone: 618-307-6045

Directions: Next to the courthouse, St. Louis and Main streets ,

 

Melting Pot Market(Granite City)

Open days: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, May 11-Oct. 12

Website: themeltingpotmarket.com

Phone: 618-570-8676

Directions: Niedringhouse Avenue and 20th Street, ,

Highland Farmers Market

Open days: 4-8 p.m. Thursdays, June 13-Oct. 3

Website: highlandillinois.com/markets.asp

Phone: 618-531-5111

Directions: Downtown Square, 907 Main Street

 

Peacock Farmers Market (Highland)

Open days: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through October (ending date to be determined by harvest and weather)

Website: tobijahfarm.com

Phone: 314-346-0516

Directions: 817 Ninth Street

 

Wood River Farmers Market

Open days: 4 p.m.-dusk Thursdays, July 11-October (ending date to be determined by harvest and weather)

Phone: 618-251-3130

Directions: Highway 143 and Ferguson Avenue

 

Monroe County

 

Monroe County Farmers Market (Columbia and Waterloo)

Open days: 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 24; 7:30-11 a.m. Saturdays through Oct. 26

Phone: 618-792-3596

Directions: Market Place parking lot, 1000 Columbia Center Drive, Columbia (Thursdays); Family Video parking lot, 100 Plaza Drive at North Market Street, Waterloo (Saturdays)

 

Clair County

 

Belleville Old Town Market

Open Days: 7:30 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 4-Nov. 16

Phone: 618-407-1510

Directions: West Main and First streets

 

Mascoutah Farmers Market

Open days: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, May 11-Oct. 5

Phone: 618-566-4200

Directions: West Main and South Railway streets

 

Swansea Farmers Market

Open days: 11-3 p.m. Thursdays, May 2-Oct. 31

Website: swanseail.org/farmersmarket.html

Phone: 618-234-0044

Directions:Rural King parking lot, 2801 North Illinois Street