Evanston Farmers Markets: When & Where 2017

A handy guide to the many farmers markets of Evanston.

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Downtown Evanston Farmers’ Market

Dates: Saturdays, from May 6 – November 4, 2017
Time: 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Intersection of University Place and Oak Ave. (just east of East Railroad Ave.)
Free parking is available in the adjacent 1800 Maple Avenue Self Park.
Myra Gorman, 847.448.8045, mgorman@cityofevanston.org

Fifty-eight vendors : fruits, vegetables, meat, flowers, cheese, milk, eggs and bakery items. Reusable and biodegradable bags are sold on site. LINK cards are accepted, and the Friends of Evanston Farmers Markets offers matching funds. Live animals and pets, other than service animals, are not allowed at the farmers’ market.

Ridgeville Market

Dates: June 7 through October 11, 2017

Time: 3:30 to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Intersection of Ridge Ave. and South Blvd. (908 Seward)

Contact: Natalie Sallee, programs@ridgeville.org

South Evanston’s only mid-week Farmers’ Market, where you can stock up on fresh, local produce, artisan breads, freshly ground coffee, and the best cookies you’ve ever tasted! . Get the whole Ridgeville story by clicking here.

Immanuel Lutheran Church Winter Market

Dates: Twice a month, December 2016 through April 2017. (See sidebar calendar for dates)
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: 616 Lake St, Evanston, IL 60201
Contact: Chris Djuric, CADjuric@sbcglobal.net

Ecology Center Winter Market

Dates: Saturdays, December 3, 2015 through April 9, 2016. .(No market on Dec. 24 and 31)
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Ecology Center at the Ladd Arboretum, 2024 N McCormick Blvd, Evanston, IL.
Contact: Matt Poole, 847.448.8147, mpoole@cityofevanston.org