It’s that time of year again: Indianapolis Farmers Market Season!
We’ve compiled a list of Indianapolis farmers markets for you to visit and support this season. We may have missed a couple on our list, so let us know if your go-to market isn’t here and we’ll add it!
Indianapolis Farmers Markets
What: A highly-trafficked Saturday tradition packed with local farmers, baked goods, your favorite creameries (Tulip Tree, Ludwig, and occasionally Trader’s Point), live music, and more.
Where: Second Presbyterian Church, North Parking Lot, 7700 N. Meridian St., 46240
When: Every Saturday, May – October – Every Saturday 8 am – 9am (safety hour – mask required), 9 am to noon (mask recommended)
What: Deemed the “Original Farmers’ Market,” this downtown spot is a favorite for grabbing a bite to eat during the workday or shopping fresh fruits, veggies, baked goods, flowers, and more. Grab lunch with family or friends before heading back to your day’s routine.
Where: Outside the City Market located on Market Street, between Delaware and Alabama Streets
When: Every Wednesday, May – October, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
What: This cozy Irvington spot consists of more than 70 farmers and vendors, local non-profit organizations, preschools, and more.
Where: Ellenberger Park, 5301 St. Clair St, Indianapolis
When: Second Sunday of the month, June – October (June 13, July 11, August 18, September 12, October 10), 12:00 – 3:00 pm
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What: Enjoy over 100 vendors from around the state, live music, kids activities, and more!
Where: 65th and Binford, Indianapolis
When: Every Saturday, May – October, 8 am – noon
What: Stop by every Thursday for great food grown and sold by local vendors and fresh, healthy lunch options served by popular food trucks in Indy.
Where: Robert D. Orr Plaza, 100 North Senate Avenue, Downtown Indianapolis
When: Every Thursday starting May – October 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
What: The Garfield Park Farmers’ Market’s mission is to “support local, sustainable farmers and producers while creating a gathering place for community interactions.”
Where: Southeast corner of Garfield Park
When: Every Saturday, May – October, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
What: The market welcomes a large range of vendors offerings farm produce, meat, eggs, prepared foods and drinks, flowers, plants, and handcrafted artisan goods
Where: White River’s State Park’s Celebration Plaza located at 801 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46204
When: The first and third Sundays, May – June: May 2, May 16, June 6, and June 20 from 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
What: Located at the tip of the Butler-Tarkington/Meridian-Kessler Neighborhoods, this open-air Indianapolis Farmers market offers fresh produce, local goods, nutritional information, and health screenings.
Where: 3808 N. Meridian St, Indianapolis, behind Meridian Methodist Church
When: July 1, July 15, July 29, Aug. 5, Aug. 19, Sept. 2 and Sept. 16. | 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
What: This market supports local growers and vendors selling healthy and creative products directly to area residents and employees, promotes local food sourcing and sustainable agriculture, supports local artists and musicians, and creates a community-minded atmosphere for Lawrence and surrounding area residents.
Where: Civic Plaza, 9230 Memorial Park Dr, Lawrence
When: June 4th- October 1st | 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Hamilton County Farmers Markets
What: A growers- and producers-only market with plenty of produce, dairy, plants and prepared foods. Live music fills the air while shoppers visit stands and it’s obvious why this has long been a favorite Carmel stop.
Where: Center for the Performing Arts, 2 Center Green, Carmel
When: Every Saturday, May 2 – October 31, 9:00 – noon
What: A staple in the Nickel Plate District, the Fishers Farmers Market boasts over 50 vendors, the Farm Hands Kids’ Program, live music, and much more.
Where: Nickel Plate Park, 6 Municipal Drive, Fishers
When: Every Saturday, May 1 – September 25, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
What: Sponsored by the Fortsville-McCordsville Chamber of Commerce, this weekly summer market features local produce, artisans, and occasional kids-centric activities like petting zoos or giveaways.
Where: Church of the Nazarene Parking Lot, 701 South Maple St, Fortville
When: Every Thursday, May – September 26, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
What: Presented by IU Health Saxony Hospital, spend Saturdays amid farm-fresh produce, fun community, and more onsite in the hospital parking lot.
Where: Saxony Hospital Parking Lot, 131st St and Olio Rd, Fishers
When:Every Saturday, June 5 – August 28, 9:00 am-12:00 pm
What: As the oldest market in Hamilton County, you’ll find more than 80 vendors onsite, including fresh produce/dairy and local artisans.
Where: Federal Hill Commons, Noblesville
When: Every Saturday, May 1 – October 9, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
What: Presented by IU North Hospital, this market boasts a wide array of local businesses like B. Happy Peanut Butter, Cornerstone Bread, Darrin’s Coffee, and My Sugar Pie, with plenty of fresh produce and dairy products to boot.
Where: Corner of Main Street and Hawthorne Street, downtown Zionsville
When: Every Saturday, May 22 – September 25, 8:00 – 11:30 am
What: All your favorite farmers market fare in one spot, the Greenwood market always seems to have an abundance of what visitors are looking for from local produce and dairy to baked goods.
Where: Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison, Greenwood
When: Every Saturday, April 24 – September, 8:00 am – noon
What: Features a host of produce, baked goods, crafters, non-profit organizations and food trucks including Oberweis Dairy, Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, Arcane Coffee, and more.
Where: Plainfield Friends Meeting, 105 S. East St, Plainfield
When: Every Wednesday, June 2 – September, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
What: Plenty of local produce, dairy and baked goods, with special appearances by Oberweis Dairy and Simply Divine Cupcakes.
Where: Southport Bethel Community Church Parking Lot, 2810 E. Southport Rd, Indianapolis
When: April 6 – September on Tuesdays, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm and Thursdays, 3:00 – 6:00pm
What: Winner of ‘Best Farmers Market of Hendricks County’ a couple years running, the Brownsburg market is presented by IU Health West Hospital. Partnering with Brownsburg Parks, the market offers a monthly summer concert series onsite as well.
Where: Town Hall Green, 61 N. Green St, Brownsburg
When: Every Thursday, June 3 – September 30, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
What: The Town of Avon shows their commitment to help the community “buy fresh” by offering this weekly market featuring local produce, baked goods, flowers, and more, all by vendors who live within a 60-mile radius of Avon.
Where: Hendricks Regional Health South Parking Lot, 8244 E. US Highway 36, Avon
When: Tuesdays | 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
What: With two locations in Morgan County open May – September, Morgan County and surrounding residents are guaranteed Indiana-made and -grown fruits, veggies, honey, jellies, baked good, and more.
Where: Friends Church, 50 N Monroe St, Mooresville
When: Every Tuesday, May 4 – September, 3:00 – 7:00 pm
Where: 460 South Main St., Martinsville
When: Every Saturday, May 8 – September, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
What: Hancock County has something for everyone! Consumers are encouraged to ask questions of the vendors regarding how the products are produced. All products are produced in Indiana and the market is SNAP approved.
Where: 620 N. Apple Street, Greenfield
When: Every Saturday, May – October, 8:00 am – noon, including every Wednesday, July – September, 8:00 am – noon
What: This eastside Indianapolis farmers market has grown immensely since its beginning in 2004. The market offers a wide variety of local food and craft items. Throughout the season, the market offers live entertainment.
Where: Cumberland Town Hall, 11501 East Washington Street, Indianapolis
When: Every Saturday, May – October, 8:00 am – noon