Tulips are blooming. Playgrounds are bustling. Spring has officially arrived in Chicago! Which means your favorite local farmers and grocers are back in biz, offering top-notch produce at great prices. So skip the crowds at Whole Foods and spend your Saturday morning perusing some of these amazing farmer’s markets around Chicago.
3107 W. Logan Blvd., Chicago, 60647
Located right on Logan Boulevard between Milwaukee and Whipple, this popular neighborhood market is always poppin’. They’re open on Sundays from 9AM to 3PM, now through October 31st. Just a heads up, LSFM has designated 9AM to 10AM as a shopping hour for high-risk populations. And don’t forget your face mask!
Lincoln Park: 1817 N Clark St.
West Loop: 115 S Sangamon St
For 19 years, Green City Market has been Chicago’s largest year-round sustainable farmers market. Their vendor list is extensive with farmers from all over the area slinging quality dairy, meats, and produce. GCM Lincoln Park runs now through October, every Wednesday and Saturday from 7am to 1pm. And GCM West Loop opens in June through October, every Saturday from 8am to 1pm.
1500 W Catalpa Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
After 12 seasons, this popular Edgewater market is back and operating as a hybrid market, with onsite shopping as well as an online market. Stop by to check out vendors like Andersonville Fine Foods, River Valley Ranch, Hillside Orchards, and much more! Open Wednesdays from 3pm to 7pm, now through October 20.
4100 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60618
As one of the oldest farmers markets in Chicago, Northcenter has a roster of wonderful vendors providing produce, pastries and much more. Check out their newly-renovated Town Square on Saturdays starting June 5 through October 30, 8am to 1pm. Inventory tends to sell out early so try to get there before 11am. And, of course, don’t forget to mask up.
1219 W. 76th St., Chicago, IL 60620
Located on the South Side of Chicago, this friendly neighborhood market offers a delicious sampling of organic produce, dairy, jams, bread, and more. Mark your calendars, ECM opens July 17 and runs through September 18 from 10am to 2pm.
For more Farmers Market goodness in Chicago, check out this helpful schedule!