Local Farmers' Markets

The appeal of locally sourced food is growing coast to coast, making the case that fresh, locally grown food is a healthy trend. Living in the Chicago area, we are lucky to have several farmers' markets to choose from. Whether you care about your health or the health of the planet, see here for more great reasons to support our local farmers.

 

A trip to the farmers' market is also a great way to stay connected to your community while getting fresh air and beautiful seasonal produce and farm fresh eggs. Take a friend or your family and make it a fun outing!

Wednesday Markets

Wednesdays, 7am – 1pm
Location: South end of Lincoln Park between Clark and Stockton Drive approximately 1790 N. Clark

Wednesdays, 3 – 7pm
Location: Warrenville Park District Rec Center Parking Lot; Intersection of Warren & Tracey in downtown Warrenville

Wednesdays, 7am – 1pm
Location: Prairie Trial Center at the SW corner of County Farm and Geneva Road

Thursday Markets

Thursdays, 2 – 7pm
Location: Cook and Station Streets, Downtown Barrington

Thursdays, 7am – 1pm
Location: First Congregational Church at 327 Hamilton Street

Thursdays, 4 – 7:30pm
Location: Veterans Memorial Park at 3400 Pearl Street in McHenry, Illinois

Friday Markets

Fridays, 2 – 6pm
Location: Corner of Railroad and Main St., Bartlett

Fridays, 7am – 1pm
Location: Parking lot at 190 S. Roselle Road at the Town Square Shopping Center
 

Fridays, 7am – 1pm
Location: 4th Avenue and Main Street in St. Charles, Illinois

Saturday Markets

Saturdays, 8am – Noon
Location: Water Street, between First St. and Wilson St. just east of the Batavia Library

Saturdays, 8am – 1pm
Location: On Garfield Avenue, adjacent to Prairiewalk Pond

Saturdays, 8am – Noon
Location: The intersection of Main St. and Prospect

Saturdays, 8am – 2pm
Location: Main Street and Liberty Drive in downtown Wheaton
(Parking Lot just South of the railroad tracks)

Sunday Markets

Sundays, 9am – 2pm
Location: South Street and South 4th Street in Geneva, Illinois

Sundays, 9am – 1:30pm
Location: Crescent/Glenwood Parking Lot just West of Main Street on Crescent Blvd (North side of the railroad tracks)

Local Farms for Visiting and Gathering Fresh Food

December – April: Saturday 9AM – 4PM

May – November: Wednesday – Saturday 9AM – 4PM

Farm Store Phone: (630) 443-8253
Location: Crescent/Glenwood Parking Lot just West of Main Street on Crescent Blvd (North side of the railroad tracks)

Offerings: A charming little store with a variety of certified organic farm products. From the farm there is raw and infused honey,  organically grown produce, delicious treats created in the Farm Kitchen, Heritage Prairie Farm pork, and eggs from the farm’s chickens. They also offer a great selection of milk, meats, and cheeses from like-minded local vendors. You can always find a unique gift ideas for family and loved ones. They feature locally made pottery, heirloom seed sets, and artisan soaps.

June through August, the farm has a weekly Wood-fired Pizza night where you can get a made-to-order pizza, cocktails in a tent, live music and family-friendly entertainment AND a visit to the vintage ice cream truck for dessert.  SUCH a charming summer evening!

 

 

Saturday, 9am – 1:30pm

Wednesdays 10am - 6pm (June-November)
Location: Crescent/Glenwood Parking Lot just West of Main Street on Crescent Blvd (North side of the railroad tracks)

Offerings: The farm is owned by the Executive Chef for Lettuce Entertain you restaurant group.  The charming 12-acre farm offers organic produce, heirloom pigs and goats. They're also producing organic honey and organic eggs, and often have pies and preserves from mid-summer through early fall.

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