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2018 Guide to Farmers Markets in Metro Detroit

Published June 7, 2018 by

See where to find fresh produce, meats and artisan crafts at farmers markets in Metro Detroit.

By Julia Heppard

Birmingham Farmers Market

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Image via Birmingham Farmers Market Facebook

Every Sunday through Oct. 28

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

birminghamfarmersmarket.org  

Located in the heart of Birmingham on Old woodward, the Birmingham Farmers Market is a fun time for parents kids, and dogs alike! Find fun snacks like big jars of lemonade and waffles, and fresh produce for the family. Explore boutique shops with everything from dog collars to sun dresses.

Eastern Market

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2934 Russell St., Detroit

Tuesdays June-September 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Every third Thursday 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

Sundays June-September 10 a.m. to  4 p.m.

Saturdays year-round 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

easternmarket.com

Famous for being one of the largest public markets in the United States, Eastern Market has something for everybody. Open on Saturdays year round, the market hosts events like book fairs, night markets, summer cooking classes, wine tastings and more.

Northwest Detroit Farmers Market

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Image via Northwest Detroit Farmers Market Facebook

18445 Scarsdale St., Detroit

Thursdays June 1 to mid-October

facebook.com/nwdetroitfarmersmarket/

Every Thursday, this is your destination for fresh flowers and produce. All are locally grown!

Beaumont Royal Oak Farmers Market

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3601 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak

Thursdays through Oct. 5

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

beaumont.org

Keep your health in check by visiting Beaumont’s weekly market. Find fresh produce to lead a balanced diet through the summer season.

Downtown Rochester Farmers Market

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Image via Downtown Rochester Farmers Market Facebook

Saturdays through October

8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

downtownrochestermi.com/farmers-market/

Located on the corner of E. Third and Water Street, the Rochester Farmers Market offers everything from vegetables, fruits, and fresh-cut flowers, to jams, locally roasted coffee, and certified organic products such as eggs, beef and chicken.

Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market

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Image via Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market Facebook

Walter E. Sundquist Pavilion in George F. Riley Park

Grand River Avenue at Grove St.

Saturdays through Oct. 27

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For 25 years and counting, the Farmington Farmers Market has been voted one of the Best Farmers Markets in Metro Detroit. From Children’s Day to Polish American Day featuring kielbasa and pierogies, the market offers something different each week. Check the schedule at farmingtonfarmersmarket.com. Come for great food, fun events, live music and cooking classes!

Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market

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Image via Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market Facebook

Green Acres Park Hazel Park

620 West Woodward Heights Blvd., Hazel Park

Sundays through October

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

facebook.com/hazelparkgrowersandmakersmarket/

Founded in 2016, this market has all the locally grown produce and handmade crafts you could ask for! Food assistance benefits like Bridge Cards are accepted.

Henry’s Market on Main

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Image via Henry Ford Health System Facebook

6777 W Maple Road, West Bloomfield

Wednesdays through November

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

henryford.com

This unique market, located inside Henry Ford Hospital in West Bloomfield, is open to anyone who wants to purchase fresh locally grown produce. You can also find flowers, cooking demos, local honey and freshly baked bread from the Great Harvest Bread Co.

Clarkston Area Farmers Market

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Image via Clarkston Area Farmers Market Facebook

Clarkston Community Education Building

6558 Waldon, Clarkston

Saturdays June 9 through Oct. 13

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

At one of the largest farmers markets around, bring the kids and your dog, and visit the Clarkston community market. Full of crafts and fresh fruits, this market is an organic eater’s dream.

 

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