Missouri has a lot to offer when it comes to the Agritourism industry. It is the perfect place for farmers markets, farms, orchards, berry patches, pumpkin patches, vineyards, and so much more! Whether you are looking for a great place to relax and have a good time with the family picking berries, or you are looking for an educational experience to learn more about farming, Missouri has just the thing! Bed and Breakfast Inns of Missouri can help you plan your perfect trip to Missouri with the best bed & breakfasts in the state! Today we are talking about all of the incredible Farmers Markets you and your family will love visiting while you’re here. Next time we’ll continue with all of the great farms, orchards, and other incredible attractions!
Soulard Farmers Market
730 Carroll St.
St. Louis, MO 63104
Founded in 1779, Soulard Market has been located in a “Grand Hall” since 1838. The facility is built in the Italian Renaissance “H” style, with a central section for shops and four wings of vendor stalls. More than 140 vendors fill the open-air market with fresh produce, meat, seafood, cheese, snacks, baked goods, spices, flowers, and other merchandise. The market has free and metered parking, plus a playground, a park and a plaza. It is located less than one mile south of Busch Stadium.
Salem Farmers Market
200 S. Main St.
Salem, MO 65560
This Farmer’s Market is located at Salem Visitor Center. A clean, paved and covered marketplace. Operates May-September.
Dunklin County Farmers Market
106 College Ave.
Kennett, MO 63857
Locally-grown fruits and vegetables, plants and flowers. Saturday, 7 a.m.-noon. West side of the Courthouse Square in the parking area along Main Street.
Webb City Farmers Market
106 E. Tracy St.
Webb City, MO 64870
We are a producer-only market; everything is raised or made by the seller. Offering produce, baked goods, all-natural meats, cut flowers and plants. Located in King Jack Park.
Chillicothe Farmers Market
620 N. Washington
Chillicothe, MO 64601
Fresh from your neighbors since 1987! The Chillicothe Farmers Market at West side Courthouse Square, downtown Chillicothe, is restricted to bonafide growers and craft persons of personally grown or crafted items from Livingston County and adjoining counties. Our purpose is to promote locally grown produce and made products through a weekly direct market and to provide area consumers a conveniently located, regular source for local produce and products. Goods to be found at the Market include locally grown, whole, fresh vegetables and fruits in season or extended season; herbs and spices; plants; flowers; specialty or value-added products such as honey, jams, jellies; fresh whole eggs; frozen meats; baked items; and arts and crafts that are grown, processed or produced by the marketer. The Chillicothe Farmers Market is operated as an independent, self- governing, non-profit organization.
Clinton Farmers Market
100 W. Franklin St.
Clinton, MO 64735
This farmers’ market is open Tuesdays and Saturdays from April through October. Hours on Tuesdays are 2 p.m. until products sell out; hours on Saturdays are 7 a.m. until products sell out. The market has a variety of goods for sale, from apples to zucchini. Crafts also are available. Call or e-mail for more information.
City Market – Kansas City
20 E. Fifth St.
Kansas City, MO 64106
Open daily and featuring an eclectic mix of dining, shopping, entertainment and attractions in a unique open-air setting, the City Market offers visitors a variety of fresh produce, meats, specialty groceries, flowers and gift items from nearby farms and around the world. Steeped in more than 150 years of tradition, the City Market offers shoppers the opportunity to purchase heartland goods direct from producers, especially on the weekend during the Midwest’s largest Farmers’ Market. The City Market has an extensive calendar, hosting festivals and other special events April through December. The City Market is also home to the Arabia Steamboat Museum, which hosts one of the largest collections of pre-Civil War artifacts in the world.
Fair Grove Farmers Market
81 Main St.
Fair Grove, MO 65648
This market was the 2010 and 2012 Farmers’ Market of The Year for the State of Missouri. Everything sold is raised or made by the seller. We offer produce, crafts, baked items, beef, eggs, honey and bedding plants. The Market is off Route 65 in Fair Grove, near Route 125 and Main Street. The market accepts EBT and debit cards. The market opens the third Wednesday in April and runs until the first Wednesday in October.
Dexter Farmers Market
19 N. Elm St.
Dexter, MO 63841
Market for local produce, handmade items and homemade products.
Opens Thursday May 6 – October 7, 2021. Every Thursday from 4 p.m.- 6 p.m.
Downtown Sikeston Farmers’ Market
115 E. Front St.
Sikeston, MO 63801
Sikeston’s Farmers’ Market, open May through October, is open every Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to noon. Find a great variety of fresh, home-grown fruits and vegetables with baked goods, music and concessions.
Tower Grove Farmers Market
4256 Magnolia Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63116
More than 50 vendors of locally-grown and produced foods. Located in beautiful Tower Grove Park. In addition to the best produce the region has to offer, enjoy live music, ready-to-eat food and free yoga.
Downtown Lee’s Summit Farmers Market
113 SE Douglas
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
More than 50 vendors, offering a variety of fresh produce, plants, meats, baked goods, handmade crafts and other items. Located downtown, at the corner of Second Street and Douglas Streets. Open April through November. Live music the first and third Saturday of each month.
Farmers Market of the Ozarks
2144 E. Republic Road
Springfield, MO 65804
Farmers Market of the Ozarks combines farm fresh goodness, hand-crafted products and local eateries, all in one location that is easily accessible to the Ozarks community. Customers can shop for their weekly groceries, find unique gifts that are made from local artisans, enjoy musical talents of local artists and enjoy breakfast and lunch, all within the market’s laid back atmosphere under the only permanent farmers market pavilion in the Ozarks. In addition, FMO was named the number 15 farmers market in the country in 2013 by The Dish. Our seasonal calendar of events is available at www.loveyourfarmer.com The market accepts SNAP, debit and credit cards.
Washington’s Farmers’ Market
317 W. Main St.
Washington, MO 63090
The Washington Farmers’ Market features more than 40 local vendors selling homemade and homegrown fruits, vegetables, eggs, fresh baked goods, plants, candles, jewelry, soaps, cards, crafts and much more at the Farmers Market. Open Saturdays April-October, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Free admission.
Holden Farmers Market
303 E. 10th St.
Holden, MO 64040
The Holden Farmers Market has a large variety of fruits, vegetables, baked goods and crafts. Held at the Holden City Park. The Holden Farmers Market is a member of the Missouri Farmers Market Association and the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s AgriMissouri Program.
Carthage Farmers Market
120 E. Third St.
Carthage, MO 64836
A variety of locally grown plants and produce, as well as homemade jams, jellies and baked goods. Eat fresh.
Webster Groves Farmers Market
1 S. Old Orchard Ave
Webster Groves, MO 63119
The Webster Groves Farmers Market is held in Gazebo Park every Thursday, May through October, from 3 p.m.-6:30 pm. We feature produce, meats, eggs, bread, cheeses and more, all grown and produced in Missouri and Illinois. Enjoy food demonstrations, live music and kids’ activities at every market. Gazebo Park is located on the corner of S. Old Orchard Ave and Big Bend Blvd.
Versailles Farmers’ Market
13314 Route 52
Versailles, MO 65084
Come on out to the Versailles Farmers’ Market and enjoy locally grown produce and fresh baked goods from vendors in the Versailles Area. The Market will run every Friday evening starting April 25 through September 26 from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. The Versailles Farmers’ Market will take place in the parking lot of Wright Printing, located at 13314 Route 52 (across the highway from the Family Center in Versailles).
Nevada Vernon County Farmers Market
515 N. Centennial Blvd.
Nevada, MO 64772
The Nevada Vernon County Farmers Market is a collaborative effort of local farming families who provide our community with fresh produce.
Selling area produce, baked goods, jams, jellies and honey. Open May-October.
Marshfield Farmers Market
900 W. Washington
Marshfield, MO 65706
Marshfields Farmers Market runs from April through October on Fridays. Vendors sell vegetables, homemade pies, homemade breads/cakes/cookies/jams/pies/tamales. Hanging plants, gardening needs, miscellaneous.
Springfield Farmers Market
1700 E. Battlefield Road
Springfield, MO 65807
With more than 80 producers, all from within 100 miles of Springfield, Springfield’s Farmers Market offers a wide variety of farm fresh produce, locally grown USDA meats, Ozark raw honey, jams & jellies, plants and flowers, coffee, granola, homemade baskets, baked goods and other items. You can find us on the Battlefield Mall parking lot at the intersection of Battlefield Road and Glenstone Ave. Hours very by season. Check our website for details.
Ste. Genevieve County Farmers’ Market
600 Market St.
Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670
Enjoy a weekly fresh selection of locally produced vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, canned goods, vinegar, jams, jellies and freshly baked goods, Saturdays, May thru October, 7 a.m. – Noon.
Lebanon Farmers Market
200 S. Jefferson Ave.
Lebanon, MO 65536
Meet the farmer and ask how your food was produced. Offering, among other choices: produce; fruit; grass-fed beef; pork; chicken; pies; baked goods; candy; jams and jellies; chicken and duck eggs; flowers; herbal preparations; handmade jewelry; plants; chickens; rabbits; crafts; local honey; soaps. The market is open mid-April through October. Located in the city parking lot on Jefferson Avenue at the railroad tracks. Our vendors accept debit and SNAP/EBT cards.
Cape Girardeau Farmers Market
3049 William St.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
More than two dozen weekly vendors and additional seasonal stands selling fresh produce and homemade goods, all locally sourced. The Cape Farmer’s Market takes place in the back parking lot of West Park Mall, every Thursday from 12 noon-5 p.m. from mid-April through mid-November.
Fulton Farmers Market
10 E. Fifth St.
Fulton, MO 65251
Farmers Market offers seasonal produce, baked goods and family fun, April-Oct. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon in the historic Brick District at 10 E. Fifth Street. Smaller market on Wednesdays, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. at Tractor Supply, 1920 N. Bluff St.
Root 66 Market
202 Margaret Street
Cuba, MO 65453
The Root 66 Market (sic) is a year-round farmers marketplace offering, among other items: produce; artist works; honey; eggs; baked goods; coconut oil; health food items; no-sugar-added jams & butters; specialty Italian groceries; specialty Mexican groceries; local trout; Gus’ pretzels; handmade hair bows and tutus. We are one of the few farmers markets that accepts EBT (food stamps). The market has regular community events. We are adding a mural that kids can stick their heads thru for photos.
Schlafly Farmers Market
7260 Southwest Ave.
Maplewood, MO 63143
Knowing where your food comes from is more important than ever these days. Check out the farmers market at Schlafly Bottleworks, where you can buy straight from the farmer. Buy local, farm fresh eggs, produce, honey, pork, lamb, beef, herbs, mushrooms, artisanal breads, fresh pastas, chocolate and other items directly from the source.
Warren County Farmer & Artisans Market
202 W. Walton St.
Warrenton, MO 63383
1276 E. Veterns Memorial Drive
Wright City, MO 63390
The Warren County Farmers & Artisans Market now has two locations: Diekroeger Park in Wright City, MO and the Pavilion behind City Hall in Warrenton, MO. The Warrenton Market is open every Tuesday 3:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., May through October. This is a producer-only market; everything must be grown, raised, created or crafted by the vendor. You can expect to find everything from fresh local produce, honey, meat, eggs and baked goods. You will also have a nice selection of arts and crafts including handcrafted jewelry, wood working, stained glass, quilting and more. Expect to find plants for the yard and garden, not to mention small livestock on occasion such as rabbits, chicks and ducks. The Warrenton location is on Walton Street behind City Hall. From I-70 take exit 193, turn south on Route 47. Turn right onto Walton St. across from the Kroger grocery store. For more information, please email email@example.com.
Liberty’s Farmers Market
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068
Each Saturday, May through October, vendors offer fresh flowers, baked goods, vegetables, fruits, honey, jams and jellies. The market is located on all four sides of Liberty’s Courthouse Square.
Aurora Farmers Market
100 Park Ave.
Aurora, MO 65605
We are a ‘local only’ market, with home-grown and handmade items. We have around 35 venders on Saturdays and 20 on Wednesdays. We are in Sutherland’s Parking lot.
Cape Riverfront Market
33 S. Spanish
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
At Cape Girardeau’s only downtown farmer’s market, you’ll find fresh fruits and vegetables, specialty farm goods, baked items and artisan crafts, all locally grown, produced or prepared by the vendors. SNAP/EBT (formerly food stamps) accessibility is available. Unique demonstration and live music add a fun atmosphere each week, and the shady sitting area gives you a spot to hang out, visit and enjoy the market. The 2016 Cape Riverfront Market takes place every Saturday from 8 a.m.-noon, May through Oct. Follow them on Facebook for updates on what produce is available at the market that week. For more information, call 573-334-8085.
North Village Arts District Farmers and Artisans Market
126 N. 10th St.
Columbia, MO 65201
Open on Sundays April 12-October 11, North Village Arts District Farmers and Artisans Market is Columbia’s destination for farm fresh produce, plants, beef, unique arts and jewelry, informational workshops for adults and activities for children. Find delicious breakfast and lunch options as well as live musical entertainment.
Shelby County Farmer’s Market
100 N. Center St.
Shelbina, MO 63468
First Saturday of each month is “Open Market.” All other Saturdays are “Producer Only.” All items are homemade, homegrown or handmade. Open Saturdays, 7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. May-September at the corner of Center and Chestnut streets in Shelbina.
Black River Heritage Artisans Market
400 S. Main St.
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
A market for artists, crafters, musicians, writers, dancers, bakers, craft beverages, cooks, growers, etc. to gather to display and sell their wares. Open May 7-October 28, Fridays 2 p.m.-6 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Our seasonal paid vendors can set up any days they like though. The first Saturday of every month May-October is Yard Sale Day, where we allow yard sale items and representative booths to set up along with our regular booths. We have several events throughout the year – Valentine’s Day Event, February 13-14; Spring Fling, April 9; Fourth of July Event, July 2; Fall Festival, October 29; and Christmas at the Depot, December 1-4.
De Soto Farmers Market
1004 Rock Road
De Soto, MO 63020
The De Soto Farmers Market offers fresh local produce, community artisans, bedding plants, baked goods, and occasional live music and dance troupes. Located on the lot behind St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church. From Route 21; east on Boyd St.; south on Tenth St. four blocks. From Route 110; south on Main St.; west on Boyd St.; south on Tenth St. Open Saturdays, early May through mid-October. We accept Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT). Visit our website or Facebook page for more information and hours.
Warrensburg Farmers Market
300 N. Holden
Warrensburg, MO 64093
The Warrensburg farmers market features fresh vegetables, fruit, jams and jellies, crafts, baked goods, fresh eggs, plants and flowers. Held downtown. The Farmer’s Market is taking it indoors to be open for the winter season! A multi-stall market with our local farmers selling all their fresh grown foods and handmade products. The market is open on the first, third, and fifth Saturdays 9 a.m.-noon from December through April at 200 S. Holden St.
Booneville Farmers Market
1920 Main St.
Boonville, MO 65233
Enjoy our grower and producer market every Saturday from April to October, 8 a.m.-noon in the Boone Village Shopping Center parking lot. We are a self-certifying market of farmers and artisans from the local area. As the season progresses, we can be found on Thursdays from 4 p.m.-7 p.m.
Seasonal produce, crafts, bedding plants, upcycled garden products and ornaments, honey, gourds, seasoning blends, eggs and jams are just a few of the items that can be found at our market.
All our vendors enjoy answering your questions and are always willing to recommend area businesses, tourist spots to visit and places to stay. Ask a local, shop local.
From I-70 Exit 103, turn north toward Historic Downtown Boonville. We are past the first stoplight on the left, under the Boone Village Shopping Center sign at the north entrance by Pizza Hut.
Sikeston Farmers Market
115 Front St.
Sikeston, MO 63801
Join us in downtown Sikeston for a great selection of garden-fresh fruits and vegetables, plus breads, jams and jellies, organic foods, crafts and other items. Local and visiting musicians are welcome. The market is held each Saturday morning in American Legion Park, 115 E. Front Street.
Independence Uptown Market
211 W. Truman Road
Independence, MO 64050
Fresh, locally grown produce and handmade crafts. Enclosed and open-air market with about 45 vendors. All produce is grown by our farmers, no re-sellers are allowed.
Market is now located at 211 W. Truman Rd. North of the Independence Square.
The Saturday market is open May-October: 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
The June market is open June-September: 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
935 N. Utah St.
West Plains, MO 65775
We provide quality, farm fresh produce to West Plains and the surrounding areas March through October. Vine ripened tomatoes, fresh green beans and new potatoes, fresh cucumbers, yellow and zucchini squash, sweet corn, fresh okra bell peppers, jalapenos, sweet onions, sweet potatoes, fresh berries, apples, tree-ripened peaches, cantaloupe, watermelon and much more. Beautiful hardy roses in the spring as well as many other varieties of plants and flowers. The season ends with an impressive variety of pumpkins and hardy garden mums. We also carry local honey and sorghum, pickles, salsas, jams and jellies. Check out the Facebook page for information on produce available each week.
St. James Farmer Market
100 Route B
St. James, MO 65559
The outdoor market offers such things as fresh Missouri-grown plants and produce; canned jellies, fruits, salsas and vegetables; baked breads and sweets; homemade soaps, candles and lotions; handmade quilts, hair ribbons and kitchen items; plus, handcrafted jewelry, home decor and wood products.
Items sold are required to be homegrown, handcrafted or prepared only in Missouri.
The market operates from April – September and is located in our Tourist Information Center parking lot. Guests are welcome to browse our indoor facilities for additional handcrafted items, visitor information or use of our ADA-compliant restrooms. Our walking trail is available for guest use.
Ferguson Farmers Market
20 S. Florissant Road
Ferguson, MO 63135
A Saturday morning tradition providing fresh produce, picked within 24 hours of the market and brought to you by the farmers who grew it. We offer, among other choices: fresh eggs, nuts, honey, pastas, homemade jelly, organic meats; made-to-order omelets; cut flowers and bedding plants; artwork; and soaps. If it’s homemade, handmade or fresh and tasty, you can find it at our market. Enjoy live music, special events, and activities for kids. Open May-October.
Madison County Farmers Market
149 Commercial Drive
Fredericktown, MO 63645
This market features fresh, locally grown produce, along with baked goods and crafts. Visit our website or Facebook page for details. Located adjacent to Gifford’s Lumber Company. Open Fridays, May-October.
Gladstone Farmers Market
525 NE 70th St.
Gladstone, MO 64118
Visit with local farmers who bring fresh produce, honey, jams, herbs, baked goods and eggs. Located downtown. Open May-September.
Columbia Farmers Market
1769 W. Ash St.
Columbia, MO 65203
Experience the taste of mid-Missouri at the Columbia Farmers Market!
Find us every Saturday under the MU Health Care Pavilion, at Columbia’s Agriculture Park from 8 a.m.-noon (April-October) and 9 a.m.-noon (November-March).
During peak season, you can find even more local goodness Tuesdays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and Thursdays 3 p.m.-6 p.m. (late spring-early fall) both also at Columbia’s Agriculture Park.
Fresh vegetables and fruit, meat, farm-fresh eggs, cheeses, honey, cut flowers, plants, artisan items and more. As a producer-only market, everything sold at CFM is offered by the farmers and artisans who help sustain our region. SNAP (food stamps) accepted at all markets.
Live music and children’s activities at every market, gardening workshops every Saturday. Rain or Shine. 573-823-6889 columbiafarmersmarket.org
Go Farm Market
805 Worley Drive
West Plains, MO 65775
Go-Farm Market is the largest farmer’s market in the West Plains Area! We welcome everyone in the Ozarks area to visit and support local businesses! Some of the items available at the market include: lots of fresh produce, eggs, honey, meat, gourmet baked goods and breads, artisan crafts and so much more! Market is held in the Endurance Church parking lot, weather permitting, moved inside for inclement weather. Open year-round.
West Plains Area Farmers Market
1368 Bill Virdon Blvd.
West Plains, MO 65775
Serving the community since 1982, West Plains Area Farmers Market is the longest-running and most established farmers market in the area. The market offers local, farm-grown produce and homemade baked goodies, hand-crafted items, and seasonal specialty items.
The market’s local vendors happily present fresh, organic vegetables and fruits, raw and unfiltered honey, non-GMO pasture raised eggs, grass fed beef, jellies, fresh pretzels, baked goods, artisan breads, hand crafted knitted and sewn items, specialty homemade soaps and much more!
Open year round, market held in East Towne Village.
Farm to You Market
5025 Old Route 100
Washington, MO 63090
Farm to You Market features a wide selection of locally and regionally produced foods from canned jellies and salsas to naturally raised pork, beef and chicken. Representing more than 90 partner producers, guests can enjoy the wide variety of products made here in Missouri and much more.
Our tasting room features a vast selection of local wines, beers and distilled items.
Located just east of Fifth Street on Old Route 100 in Washington, Mo. Ample parking for larger vehicles and buses. Located a half mile from the Washington River Front Trail with access to the Katy Trail in 2019.
Check out this year-round indoor Farmers Market, open every day except major holidays.
Check out our website at www.FarmToYouMarket.com
When you’re planning for a simple, relaxing vacation, the perfect destination to choose is the beautiful state of Missouri. There are so many incredible attractions to pick from that are active, fun, and entertaining. But there are also relaxing activities that help bring you back down to earth and have a great time connecting with your loved ones during your trip. Farmers markets are a great way to experience the heart of Missouri and find incredible products (more than just fruits and veggies) to take home with you. Don’t forget to tune into our next blog for a look at some incredible alpaca farms, peach orchards, vineyards, berry picking patches, and SO much more that you and your loved one can enjoy while you travel the state and visit the best bed & breakfasts in Missouri.
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