Farmer’s Markets in Des Moines

Farmer’s Markets in Des Moines

Farmer’s Markets in Des Moines

Our family loves to attend local Farmer’s Markets in Des Moines. It is a great way to support local businesses, purchase local produce, and other fun, handmade items. Here is a list of local Farmer’s Markets that happen all season long around Des Moines. If I am missing yours please contact me.

Take a look at some fun ways to include the entire family when visiting your local farmer’s market.

Tuesday

Beaverdale

  • West parking lot of Franklin Jr. High
  • 4 to 7 p.m.
  • June 1 – September 14

Capitol Complex Farmers Market

  • E. 13th St. between E. Walnut St. and E. Grand Ave
  • 11 a..m. to 1 p.m.
  • June 15 – September 28

Johnston

  • Johnston Public Library
  • 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
  • May 25 to October 2020

Wednesday

Bondurant

  • Main Street SE and Grain Street NE, Bondurant
  • 6 to 8 p.m.
  • May 5 – October 27

Indianola

  • Warren County Fairgrounds
  • 2 to 6 p.m.
  • July 7 to September 29

Waukee

  • Triangle Park, 6th Street & Ashworth Drive in Waukee
  • 4 to 7 p.m.
  • June 2 to September 29

Thursday

Valley Junction Farmer’s Market

  • Historic Valley Junction
  • 4 to 8 p.m,
  • Begins May 6

Saturday

Downtown Farmer’s Market

  • Downtown Des Moines – Court Avenue
  • 8 a.m. to Noon
  • May 1 through October

Heart of Des Moines Farmers Market

  • 6th & Forest Avenue
  • 2 to 4 p.m.
  • May 1 to September 30

Indianola

  • Warren County Fairgrounds
  • 8 a.m. to Noon
  • June 5 to October 30

LSI Global Green Farmers Market

  • LSI Refugee Connection Center parking lot, 3200 University Avenue in Des Moines
  • June to October
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Support local Farm Stands

Dogpatch Urban Gardens

  • 5085 Meredith Drive, Des Moines
  • (515) 802-4304
  • Place online order Saturday through Wednesday, Contactless pickup on Saturday 9 a.m. to Noon.

Hilltop Farms

  • 22018 T Avenue, Dallas Center
  • (515) 992-3661
  • June to October
  • Monday – Wednesday; 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Thursday – Friday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m to 5 p.m.; Sunday Closed

The Holton Homestead

  • 13779 NE 29th Street, Elkhart
  • (515) 992-3661
  • Open year-round! Farm Stand; Open Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. & Sundays noon to 2 p.m.

Rinehart’s Family Farm

  • 703 Kale Road, Boone
  • May to October
  • 8 a.m. to Noon
  • Drive-thru Farmer’s Market

Updated: April 2021

Erin Huiatt

Erin is a reliable resource and stepping stone for women and families to find support and make connections within our community. She wants families to feel confident to reach out and ask for help and advice to get pointed in the right direction. She enjoys traveling and exploring with her two children in tow!

One thought on “Farmer’s Markets in Des Moines

  1. So good to know that Farmer’s Markets are still happening! Thanks for gathering this resource.

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