West Michigan Farmers' Markets

Updated for 2011 (updated 6/2/2011)


100-Mile Market

507 Harrison (between Ransom & Kalamazoo Ave.)

Kalamazoo, MI 49007 - Kalamazoo County

Chris Broadbent 269.342.5686 market@peoplesfoodco-op.org

www.peoplesfoodco-op.org

Open June 15 – Oct. 27 Wednesday afternoons.

Food produced within 100 miles of Kalamazoo, provides opportunities for food to create connections between our diverse communities.


Ada Village Farmers' Market

The Community Church, 7239 Thornapple River Dr.
Ada, MI - Kent County

Bob Kullgren: 616.897.4550 or Kay Hart adafarmersmarket@gmail.com

www.adafarmersmarket.com

Open June 21- Sept. 27th ; Tuesdays Noon - 6pm


Allegan Farmers' Market

Corner parking lot at Water and Cutler St. Allegan, MI - Allegan County

269.686.1102 www.cityofallegan.org/market.php

Rich Klingenberg: 269.673.3456

griswoldauditorium@charter.net

Open Early May thru Oct; Thursdays 8am-2pm


Allendale Farmers' Market

6101 Lake Michigan Dr. (Heritage Towne Sq Parking Lot - N. side of Lk. Michigan Dr.)

Allendale, MI - Ottawa County

616.892.2632

Amy Millard aacc@allendalechamber.org

www.allendalechamber.org

June – Sept.; Tuesdays & Fridays 11am - 4pm


Allendale - Grand Valley State University Farmers Market

Allendale Campus, Lot F

Wednesdays, 10-1:30 pm June 8th through Sept. 28th

(no market on August 31st)

Kay Hart or Sue Sloop at 616-331-2215


Battle Creek Farmers' Market

Corner of McCamley & Jackson (Festival Market Square )

Battle Creek, MI - Calhoun Co.

269.968.3448 Jan Lawson AFHG@ctsmail.net

www.battlecreekfarmersmarket.com

June-Oct; Wednesdays and Saturdays 9am-1 pm. Free parking for market patrons.

Project FRESH & BRIDGE CARDS & DOUBLE-UP FOOD BUCKS ACCEPTED


Bellvue Farmers' Market

Washington Park, Downtown Bellvue

Bellvue, MI - Eaton Co.

269.968.3448 Jan Lawson AFHG@ctsmail.net

www.battlecreekfarmersmarket.com

June-Oct; Thursdays, 4 - 7pm.


Big Rapids Farmers' Market

226 N. Michigan St. (in parking lot by Big Rapids Furniture)

Big Rapids, MI - Mecosta County

Phone: 231.592-4035 Mark Gifford

dtbrfm@ymail.com

May 6 - Oct 21; Tuesdays 1pm-6pm, Fridays 8am-2pm


Byron Farmers' Market

84th St and Byron Center Ave (Set back in the NE corner at Pathways Ministries)

8350 Byron Center Ave., NE

Byron Center, MI - Kent County

Ava Grover: 616.293.1019

www.kentcwc.com

Open May 2- Oct 31; Saturdays 8am-1pm.

Project FRESH AND BRIDGE CARDS ACCEPTED


Caledonia Farmer's Market

9944 Cherry Valley Ave. SE (N of 100th St on E side at Caledonia Plaza)

Caledonia, MI 49316 – Barry County

Jim Martin (616) 318-3688 or Kathy Nestell wb4u@hughes.net

Saturday from May 14th through October 29th, 2011, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00pm, rain or shine

www.caledoniafarmersmarket.org


Coopersville Farmers' Market

Wednesdays - DDA Pavilion N. behind shops on Main Street: 8am – 1pm.

Fridays – Veterans Memorial Park on W. Randall St.: 2pm - 7pm

Coopersville, MI - Ottawa County

Cindy Timmerman 616.997.5164 ctimmerman@cityofcoopersville.com

www.coopersville.com/events#fm

May-October

Project FRESH ACCEPTED


Delton Farmers' Market

behind Dills' Best Mkt 117 S Grove (on M-43 Downtown)

Delton, MI - Barry County

269-623-5777 dillsbest@mei.net

Sat 9-3


Fremont Farmers' Market

Along Dayton St. downtown in the Marketplace Pavillion

Fremont, MI - Newaygo County

231.924.0770 info@fremontcommerce.com

Jul – mid Oct ; Tuesdays 3:30pm - 6:30pm & Saturdays 8am-1pm

Market not held during the National Baby Food Festival (Downtown Fremont)

Project FRESH


Grand Haven Pier Farmers' Market

Next to Chinook Pier on Harbor Dr and 1st street

Grand Haven, MI - Ottawa County

Phone: 616.842.4910

Kristin Klempel

June-Oct; Wednesdays & Saturdays 8am-2pm


Grand Rapids – Centerpointe Mall Farmers Market
3665 28th Street SE (corner of 28th Street and the East Beltline)
Grand Rapids, MI 49512 – Kent County
Contact; 616-949-2550

May – October; Fridays, noon - 6pm

Grand Rapids - Fulton St. Farmers' Market

1147 East Fulton St. NE (Just west of corner Fulton & Fuller)

Grand Rapids, MI - Kent County

Phone: 616.454.4118

Melissa Harrington info@fultonstreetmarket.org

www.fultonstreetmarket.org

We are Grand Rapids oldest and largest farmers market. Come down and visit us.

Open May - til Christmas; Tuesdays, Wednesdays Fridays & Saturdays 8am-3pm. Winter market Saturdays, January – April 10am – 1pm. Project Fresh and EBT (SNAP) accepted.


Grand Rapids – MapleCreek Farmers Market

2000 32nd Street

Grand Rapids, MI 49508 – Kent County

616.452.5900 mjohn@lssm.org

www.MapleCreek.Org

May 5—October 27 Every Other Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon


Grand Rapids - Plainfield Township's Farmers' Market

4411 Plainfield Ave (Next to Fire Hdqrtrs)

Scott Harvey, Market Manager 616-364-8466.

Thursday's from 2pm – 7pm; mid June - October


Grand Rapids - South East Area Farmers' Market

334 Burton Street Southeast (At Garfield Park)
Grand Rapids, MI – Kent County

June- Oct; Saturdays 10am - 4pm

Project FRESH, FOOD STAMPS & Double-up Food Bucks ACCEPTED


Grand Rapids – Wealthy Street (St. Mary's) Farmers' Market

431 Cass Street (corner of Wealthy & Cass)

Grand Rapids, MI 49503 - Kent County

Sheryl Lozicki 616-685-6300 lozickis@trinity-health.org

May 19, Closes October 13: Thursdays 8 am to 2 pm

Facebook page


Grand Rapids - West Side Farmers' Market

Alpine at 11th St (City View Church)

Grand Rapids, MI - Kent County

616.451.0150

Nola Steketee

May - Oct; Thursday's 10 -6:30 pm

Project FRESH accepted


Grand Rapids – YMCA Farmers' Market

75 Lake Michigan Drive NW,

Grand Rapids, MI 49504 – Kent County

Emily Martin 616.855-9600 emartin@grymca.org

www.grymca.org

Thurs 3pm – 7pm: June - SeptemberProject Fresh, Bridge (SNAP) and Debit cards and Double-Up Food Bucks accepted.Grandville Farmers' Market

North of the Grandville Library, 4055 Maple St. SW

Grandville, MI - Kent County

616.531-3030

May – mid Oct., Tuesdays - 8am-1pm

No crafts


Greenville Farm & Home Market

Along M-57 at Veterans Park,

Greenville, MI - Montcalm County

Gae Donovan-Wolfe 616.754.5697

gae@greenvillechamber.net

July-Oct., Tues. & Fri. 8am-12noon, Thurs. 4pm-7pm

www.greenvillemi.org


Hastings Tyden Park Farmers' Market

East side of Barry County Courthouse

Hastings, MI - Barry County

Valerie Byrnes hastingsmarketmaster@gmail.com

269-945-2454

Local Harvest page

May-Oct.; Saturdays 9am-1pm;

Project FRESH and FOOD STAMPS ACCEPTED


Holland Municipal Farmers' Market

End of 8th Ave. (East of Civic Center between Pine & Maple)

Holland, MI - Ottawa County

616.355.1138

Candy Todd info@hollandfarmersmarket.com

www.hollandfarmersmarket.com

Open mid May – mid Dec.; Wednesdays & Saturdays 8am-4pm

Ample parking spaces, public rest rooms, street performers and food court available. Every Saturday demonstrations are given by Master Gardeners or local chefs


Howard City Farmers' Market

Edgerton & Ensley St. (at Old Depot, downtown)

Howard City, MI - Montcalm County

231.937.5570

Mary Roush, Mkt Coordinator

www.howardcity.org

May 9 -Eary Fall, Saturdays 9am-1pm


Hudsonville Farmers'/Crafters' Market

3302 Prospect (in Farmers' Co-op parking lot), Hudsonville, MI - Ottawa County

616.662.3411

Gina Compagner gcompagner@fcelevator.com

Open first Wednesday of June thru Oct.; Wednesdays 8am-2pm


Ionia Farmers' Market

N.E. corner of W. Adams & S. Steele in Pavillion

Ionia, MI - Ionia County

616.527.1420

Linda Cutis

ddadirector@city-ionia.mi.us

www.ci.ionia.mi.us

Jul - Oct; Wednesdays 3pm-7pm & Saturdays 9am-1pm

Project FRESH ACCEPTED


Kalamazoo - 4th Friday Farmers Market
1521 Gull Road in Kalamazoo, Michigan
269-226-5608
Fridays, 11am – 2pm: May – September


Kalamazoo - Banks St. Farmers' Market

1204 Banks Street

Kalamazoo, MI - Kalamazoo County

269.337.8899

Mary Ann Ampersee office@kcfg.org

May & Nov; Saturdays only;

June-Oct; Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays 7am-2pm;

Project Fresh, Food Stamps Accepted


Kalamazoo - Bronson Winter Farmers' Market
601 John Street in Kalamazoo, Michigan
269-341-6307

Fridays, 10:30am – 2pm: November - April
This is a wintertime indoor market.

Kalamazoo - Indoor Flea and Farmers' Market

2900 Lake St. (Kalamazoo County Expo & Fairgrounds)

269.383.8761 aleld@kalcounty.com

Tuesdays & Wednesdays 7am-1pm, Oct. - April

Kalamazoo - Texas Township Farmers' Market

7110 West Q Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Donna McClurkan 269-375-1591
Saturdays, 8am – noon: May – October


Lake Odessa Fair, Farm, Garden, Flea Market
4th Ave at the Fairgrounds
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
Janet Thomas 616-902-0620
Fridays 9am – 5pm, Saturdays - 9 AM - 1 PM; May - October


Lowell Farmers' Market

2011 W. Main St. (in Tractor Supply parking lot)

Lowell, MI - Kent County

Dave & Betty Deans 616.897.9186

david.betty.deans@gmail.com

Thursdays 12:30pm – 6pm; June – Sept.

www.lowellchamber.org (click on “farmers market”)


Metro Health Farmers' Market

5900 Byron Center Ave SW (Main Street in the Metro Health Village)

Wyoming, MI -

Paul Ripley 616.252.6097 paul.ripley@metrogr.com

www.metrohealth.net/livehealthy/farm-market

Thurs. 9am - 1pm , May – Sept.

Project FRESH & FOOD STAMPS ACCEPTED


Middleville Farmers' Market

100 Main St. (next to Village Hall)

Middleville, MI - Barry County

Alex Decess 269.795-3385

middlevilleclerk@charterinternet.com

May 1 - October 16 Friday 7am-2 pm


Montague Farmers' Market

4511 Church St. (On the corner of Church Street & Waters Street)

Montague, MI - Muskegon County

Matt Miller 231.893.1155 cityofmontague@aol.com

8am-12 noon Saturdays May-Oct. plus Wednesdays 8am - Noon mid June - Oct


Muskegon Farmers' Market

700 Yuba Street or Seaway at Eastern St.

Muskegon, MI - Muskegon County

Lori Gomez-Payne 231.722.3251

muskfarmermkt@frontier.com

Web page

Open May-Nov. Tues.,Thurs. & Sat. 6am-3pm; Saturday market continues from Thanksgiving to Christmas

Project FRESH and FOOD STAMPS accepted


Muskegon Heights Farmers' Market

Corner of Center and Baker Sts., 2600 Baker St.

Muskegon Heights, MI - Muskegon County

Mike Smith

Phone: 231.739.3378

May-before Christmas, W & F & Sa, 7am-6pm


Newaygo Farmers Market

Brooks Park (downtown)

Newaygo, MI - Newaygo County

info@NewaygoNaturally.com 231-652-3068

July – early Oct Fridays 2pm - 7pm

Project FRESH accepted


Otsego City Farmers' Market

M-89 & Kalamazoo St.

Otsego, Michigan 49078

Contact: Steve Lick

269-694-6880

director@otsegochamber.org

May-Oct, Sat 8am-1pm


Portland Farmers' Market
At the Old Red Mill on Waters St,

Portland, MI -

517-647-4604

May-Sep, Sa 8a-noon

Project FRESH accepted


Rockford Farmers' Market

South Squire Street parking lot

Rockford, MI - Kent County

Kim McKay 616.866.1537

June- Oct., Sat. 8am-1pm


Saugatuck-Douglas Green Market

400 Culver Street

Saugatuck, MI - Allegan County

Howard VanderBeck 269-857-2399 info@sc4a.org

June - early Oct ; Mon 8am-2pm & Fridays 3 – 7pm; Jul. – Aug.


Solon Township Farmer's Market

15185 Algoma Ave., just north of 18 Mile Rd., in Cedar Springs, Michigan

Linda Badgerow (616) 696-1718 adminasst@solontwp.org

Saturdays, 9am – 2pm: May - September
This is a new seasonal open air market in 2010 featuring "real farmers, real produce and a real good time."

South Haven Farmers' Market

546 Phoenix St. (Under the pavilion in the Huron Street parking lot behind Dyckman Park)

downtown South Haven MI. -

269.409-1444 info@southhgavenfarmmarket.com

www.southhavenfarmmarket.com

May – Oct.; Wed & Sat 8 am to 2 pm


Sparta Farmers' Market

73 Union St. (Behind Choice Bank)

616.887.2454 ddadirector@spartami.org

www.spartami.org (“downtown market” link)

Wednesdays 2pm – 6:30pm

Project Fresh, Bridge Cards & Double Up Food Bucks Accepted


Spring Lake Farmers' Market

On Church Street East of the Library

Spring Lake, MI - Ottawa County

Kristin Klempel

616-842-4910

June - October, Thursdays 9am-2pm


Springfield Farmers' Market

503 Military Ave. by Begg Park

Springfield MI -

Kris Vogel 269.965.2354

kvogel@springfieldmich.com

Wed. 12-5 p.m. Jun – Oct. and

Sat. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May - Nov.

Beautiful flowers/plants, fresh fruits & vegetables, scrumptious baked goods, meats, eggs, jams &

jellies, maple syrup, salsa, relish, spices, bulk items, crafts & much more! Space available.

Project FRESH and FOOD STAMPS accepted


Stanwood Produce Auction

6376 140th Ave.(between 5 Mile & Pierce – 4 mi. SE of Stanwood)

Stanwood, MI 49346

Dan Miesel 616.307.4379 stanwoodproduceauction@gmail.com

April – October: Mondays 4pm, Tues., Wed. & Friday at 11am.

Local Michigan produce sold in auction style at wholesale prices. All bidders are welcome. Simple, easy and affordable.


Sweetwater Local Foods Market

Hackley Heart of the Lakes, Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd. intersection

Muskegon, MI - Muskegon County

Diana Jancek Mkt Manager 231.893.3937 dijaan@charter.net

www.sweetwaterlocalfoodsmarket.org

Year-Round Market

Every Saturday 9am-1pm: May – thru December

Every Other Sat. 9 – 1pm Jan. - April indoors.

We accept EBT/Bridge cards.


Walker Farmers' Market

3547 Alpine Ave NW #115

Walker, MI 49544 - Kent County

616-862-7718 walker_chamber@yahoo.com

mid June – mid Sept. ; Wednesdays ? – ?


Wayland Area Farmers Market - 20

City Park, west side, between Park and Church St

Wayland MI

Saturday, 9 am - 12 Noon Late May-October


Westward Market
18138 Lane Ave
North Muskegon, MI 49445
Stephanie Smith 231.557.6845
Wednesdays & Saturdays - 8 AM - 6 AM; February - June


Zeeland Main Place Market

Main St. between Elm & Church

Zeeland, MI - Ottawa County

616.772.2494

annb@zeelandchamber.org

June - August ; Mondays 5pm-7:30pm