Local Farmers Markets: Downtown Chicago

June 28, 2013
Chicago farmers markets

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

There’s something about the summer sun and heat that ignites a desire to eat fresh and seasonal produce. Throughout the following summer and early fall months, there are farmers markets open all over downtown Chicago, offering up the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, flowers and more to the community. With dozens of locations and hundreds of vendors, there are lots of opportunities to eat locally grown produce and try some new recipes.

Since the season is finally in full swing, here is a directory of farmers markets in downtown Chicago:

Daley Plaza Farmers Market
50 W Washington St (between Wabash Ave & Dearborn St)
Chicago, IL 60602
Thursdays, 7:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
May 16 – October 24, 2013

Federal Plaza Farmers Market
Adams & Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60606
Tuesdays, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
May 21 – October 29, 2013

Museum of Contemporary Art Farmers Market
220 E Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
Mondays & Wednesdays-Sundays, 10am-6pm
Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
June 4 – October 29, 2013

Willis Tower Farmers Market
223 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
Thursdays, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
June 27 – October 31

With such a vast list of markets to choose from, there are endless opportunities to explore downtown Chicago and the real estate within it. If you are interested in living in the area, here is more information on Chicago new homes. Be sure to check out our next post about farmers markets in the western suburbs!

If your favorite downtown farmer’s market is not listed above, submit the information here.

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