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Local Farmers Markets

 

AUSTIN

Where: Corner of Oakland and 4th Street NE

When: Mondays and Thursdays, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 9 through October

More information: Karl Milliron,

(507) 383-4808

Locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, chicken, honey, jams, jellies, homemade baked goods, bedding plants, ornamental plants, cut flowers and craft items.

 

LANESBORO

Where: Sylvan Park, three blocks north of the intersection of State Highways 16 and 250

When: Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, May 4 through October. Earth Day Celebration April 27; Kid’s Day, July 27; Customer Appreciation Day, Sept. 28; Oktoberfest, October 26

More information: Jerilyn Eddy, (507) 467-2358; www.lanesborolocal.org; www.lanesboro/MN.gov

Fruits, vegetables, eggs, mushrooms, black walnuts, honey, maple syrup, preserves, relishes, homemade baked goods, soaps, herbs, bedding plants and flowers.

 

NORTHFIELD

Where: Riverside Park on 7th Street

When: Tuesdays and Fridays, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., May 7 through October 29

More information: (651) 463-3577

Locally grown or raised (within 15 miles) fruits, vegetables, herbs, meats, poultry, fresh and dried flowers, potted perennials and annuals, maple syrup, honey, preserves and homemade baked goods.

 

RED WING

• Location 1

Where: City Hall, 315 West 4th St. 

When: Sunday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 1 through October 31

 

• Location 2

Where: Train depot

When: Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 1 to October 30 

More information: www.redwingfarmersmarket.org

Regionally grown fruits and vegetables, meat, honey, maple syrup, dried herbs, fresh-ground organic peanut butter, cut flowers, homemade soups and lotions and baked goods, including gluten-free bread. 

 

ROCHESTER

• Location 1:

Where: 4th Street SE and 4th Avenue SE, one block east of the Government Center

When: Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to noon, May to October 26; Sundays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 2 to September 29

For more information: (507) 273-8232 or rochfarmmkt@hotmail.com; www.rochesterdowntownfarmersmarket.org

 

• Location 2:

Where: Gander Mountain parking lot, near the junction of Highway 52 and 55th Street NW

When: Tuesdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., June 4 to September 24

 

• Location 3:

Where: The History Center of Olmsted County, 1195 W. Circle Dr. SW

When: Thursdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., June 6 to September 26

 

WINONA

Where: West 2nd and Main Streets

When: Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to noon, and Wednesdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., May 4 to October

More information: Bryan Crigler, (507) 450-5877; www.winonafarmersmarket.com

Organically and conventionally grown fruits and vegetables, herbs, grass-fed beef and lamb, organic chicken, eggs, honey, fresh-cut flowers and bedding plants. Also canned goods, including jams and jellies, and baked goods, including gourmet cupcakes, French bread and scones.

 

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ALBERT LEA

Where: Fountain Lake; Water Street and Broadway

When: Wednesdays, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, May 16 through October 31.

More information: Karl Milliron, (507) 383-4808

 

BYRON

Where: 3D’s Sports Bar parking lot

When: Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., June to mid-October

More information: Ann Diercks, (507) 775-2804

 

CANNON FALLS

Where: Public parking lot across from Hwy 19 from the athletic field

When: Saturdays, approximately 8 a.m. to noon through September

*Note: This is an informal gathering. There is not one person in charge of the market.

 

CHATFIELD

Where: City Park, Main and Third streets

When: Thursdays, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., May through October

More information: Chantelle Prigge, (507) 951-8405

 

DENNISON

Where: City park on Goodhue Avenue

When: Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., May 23 through September

More information: Ceil Rasmussen, (507) 581-9400; www.dennisonfarmersmarket@live.com

 

DODGE CENTER

Where: Faith Lutheran Church Farmers Market, east parking lot at corner of 2nd Street NW

When: Wednesdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., First week of June through October (Weather permitting in October)

More information: Gary Norstad, (507) 696-5820

 

EAGAN

Where: Eagan Festival Grounds at 1501 Central Parkway

When: Wednesdays, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., June 12 to September 25 (market closes at dusk in September)

More information: Kerry Phillips (651) 675-5500 or kphillips@cityofeagan.com; www.cityofeagan.com/marketfest

 

FARIBAULT

Where: Central Park, 2nd Avenue and 5th Street NW

When: Saturdays, 7 a.m. to noon, June 1 through October 26; Wednesdays 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. July 10 through September 25

More information: Donna or Russ Bauer, (507) 332-8283

 

FARMINGTON

Where: Downtown on Third Street

When: Thursdays, 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., June 13 to September 26

More information: Cindy Muller, (651) 280-6803; www.ci.farmington.mn.us

 

HARMONY

Where: Amish Farmers Market, Country Lodge Inn parking lot, 525 Main Avenue North (U.S. Route 52)

When: Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. or sold out, May through October

More information: Marilyn, (800) 247-6466

 

HASTINGS

Where: Westview Mall parking lot, 1355 South Frontage Road

When: Tuesdays and Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 18 through the end of October

More information: Bea Westerberg, (651) 437-8573

 

LAKE CITY

• Location 1

Where: Downtown Lake City

When: Saturday mornings, May 18 - October 5

More information: Margaret Haase,

(651) 345-5229

 

• Location 2

Where: Swimming beach parking lot, next to the marina off Park Street.

When: Thursdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. July through August. They might start earlier this year, call

for details.

More information: Tracy Brunkow,

(651) 764-2649

 

LA CRESCENT

Where: Crucifixion School parking lot, 420 South 2nd Street

When: Tuesdays, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 14 to October 15

More information: Martha Meyer, (507) 429-7985 or lacrescentfarmersmarket@gmail.com; www.lacrescentfarmersmarket.com

 

MANKATO

Where: 1400 Madison Avenue in Madison East Center parking lot

When: Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30 to 6 p.m., May 7 through October 29

More information: (507) 420-8711; www.mankatofarmersmarket.com

 

MANTORVILLE

Where: Riverside Park lot at State Highway 57 and 4th Street.

When: Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., May 14 to October 22

More information: Lynnette Nash, (507) 635-5814; www.mantorvilletourism.com

 

OWATONNA

Where: Central Park, Cedar and Broadway Streets

When: Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., first Saturday in May through last weekend in October May 31 through August. Thursday night concerts starting at 7 p.m. in the park.

More information: (507) 455-0969

 

PINE ISLAND

Where: Historic Creamery Building at Trailhead Park, East Center Street and 1st Avenue

When: Thursdays, May to September, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

More information: Tessa King, (507) 923-7029; www.pineislandmn.com

 

PLAINVIEW

Where: Lannings Food Center parking lot

When: Wednesdays, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. or until sold out, May through September

More information: Laurie Timm, (507) 534-2034

 

PRESTON

Where: Root River Bike Trailhead

When: Fridays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday in May through last Friday in October

More information: Sandy Benson, (507) 765-3364; www.lanesborolocal.org

 

STILLWATER

Where: Third and Pine Riverview Lot, across from the Historic Courthouse

When: Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to noon, June to October 30

More information: Beverly Friendt, (651) 704-9996

 

WABASHA

• Location 1

Where: Saint Elizabeth’s Medical Center parking lot, 1200 Grant Boulevard West,

When: Mondays, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Opening day is May 20.

• Location 2

Where: 2nd Street beneath State Hightway 60 bridge

When: Thursdays, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., beginning May 16

More information: Sarah Nienow, (507) 273-2618

 

WANAMINGO

Where: Business park at 751 3rd Avenue, in grass on south side of Buckstop Grocery Store

When: Thursdays, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., May 16 through October 24

More information: Barney Nesseth, (507) 824-2003

 

ZUMBROTA

Where: Covered Bridge Farmers Market, East Park, one block east of Main Street between 6th and 7th Streets

When: Mondays, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., May 6 to October

More information: Jim Dolan, (507) 843-4680; www.ci.zumbrota.mn.us

 

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