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2019 Indianapolis Farmers Market Guide

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!

 

 

Central Indianapolis

North Church Farmers Market
What: Located at the tip of the Butler-Tarkington/Meridian-Kessler Neighborhoods, this open-air market offers fresh produce, local goods, nutritional information, and health screenings.
Where: 3808 N. Meridian St, Indianapolis, behind Meridian Methodist Church

When: June 6 – September 19 (1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursdays), 4:00 – 6:30 pm

Broad Ripple Farmers’ Market
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: Broad Ripple High School parking lot, 1115 Broad Ripple Ave, Indianapolis
When: Every Saturday, 
May – September, 8:00 am – noon; October – November, 9:00 am – noon

Broad Ripple Farmers Market
Broad Ripple Farmers Market

City Market
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

Irvington Farmers’ Market
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 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13), 12:00 – 3:00 pm

Binford Farmer’s Market
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

Normandy Farms “Farm To Fork” Market
What: Open year-round, this market sets itself apart as Indy’s only chemical-free farmers market, as many vendors are certified organic or naturally-grown and may only sell what they produce.
When: Every Friday, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Where: Historic Normandy Farm, 7802 Marsh Rd, Indianapolis

Farm to Fork Market at Normandy Farms
Farm to Fork Market at Normandy Farms

Statehouse Market
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 23, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Garfield Park Farmers’ Market
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

Fort Ben Farmers Market
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: Every Thursday, June 6 – October 4, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

North

Carmel Farmers’ Market
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 – September, 8:00 – 11:30 am

Fishers Farmers’ Market
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 – October, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Fishers Farmers Market
Fishers Farmers Market

Fortville Farmers Market
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 9 – September 26, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Market at Saxony
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, May 18 – September 7, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Noblesville Main Street Farmers’ Market
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 4 – October 12, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Zionsville Farmers’ Market
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 18 – September 28, 8:00 – 11:00 am

South

Beautify Beech Grove’s Farmers’ Market
What: Features produce, Simply Divine cupcakes, honey, peanut butter, and treats for your pets at home.
Where: 3535 S Emerson Ave, Beech Grove 

When: Every Tuesday, May 21 through October, 3:00 – 6:00 pm

Greenwood Farmers’ Market
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 27 – September 28, 8:00 am – noon

Greenwood Farmers Market
Greenwood Farmers Market

Plainfield Chamber Of Commerce Farmers’ Market:
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 5 – September 11, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Southport Farmers’ Market
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: May 14 – September 26 on Tuesdays, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm and Thursdays, 3:00 – 6:30pm

Westside

Brownsburg Farmers’ Market
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 6 – September 5, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Southwest side

Avon Farmers’ Market
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: Every Tuesday, June 4 – August 27, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Morgan County Farmers Markets
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.

Morgan County: Mooresville Farmers Market
Where: Friends Church, 50 N Monroe St, Mooresville
When: Every Tuesday, May – September, 3:00 – 6:00 pm

Morgan County: Martinsville Market
Where: 460 South Main St., Martinsville
When: Every Saturday, May – September, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Morgan County Farmers Markets: Mooresville
Morgan County Farmers Markets: Mooresville

Eastside

Farmer Market at the Fairgrounds in Greenfield
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

Cumberland Farmers’ Market
What: This eastside 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

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