With only a few more months left before the snow falls, make sure to get out and visit some of Minnesota’s top farmers markets. We have some of the best markets in the country, and many of them are right here in the Twin Cities!
The Saint Paul Farmers Market (Saint Paul)
290 E. 5th St. St Paul, MN 55101
The Saint Paul Farmers Market is one of the largest markets in Minnesota. The market offers everything, from vegetables to fruits, fresh flowers to herbs and many different plants. The market also offers different artisan-made foods, seasonal items (pumpkins, wreaths & Christmas trees), honey, spreads and dips, soaps, and much more!
Midtown Farmers Market (Minneapolis)
2225 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55407
This market is open through late October! Here, you can enjoy freshly prepared foods as well as an array of produce. The market offers different meats and cheeses from local farms, many different pieces of art from local artists, and entertainment for all ages! Every week, this market features some sort of live music, kid-friendly activity, a cooking or composting demonstration, and gardening advice!
Kingsfield Farmers Market (Minneapolis)
4310 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55409
“Hip, local, green & gourmet”! This market runs through late October, and the tagline describes it perfectly. This market offers an array of fresh produce and prepared foods. Enjoy lots of local foods, homemade crafts and local music!
Northeast Farmers Market (Minneapolis)
Parking lot of St. Boniface Church
Corner of University Ave. NE & 7th Ave. NE
This market was established in the year 2000, and focuses on the educational experience of quality food. The market offers a fun twist to other local markets… for example, blending smoothies using bicycle power! The market also offers many different homemade crafts from local artists!
Farmers Market Annex (Minneapolis)
200 East Lyndale Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55405
The Farmers Market Annex is a market that offers food and different items from local and non-local artists and farmers! This is also one of Minnesota’s largest markets, and offers lots of different produce, flowers, jewelry plants and seasonal items. This market specializes in flowers, Christmas trees and also offers a beautiful event center!
Fulton’s Farmers Market (Minneapolis)
4901 S. Chowen Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55410
This market is fun and unique! There are lots of different items… not just the regular fruits, veggies and plants. Fulton’s Farmers Market offers many speciality ready-to-eat foods, pizzas, crafts and garden art! The market offers advice and recipes to help promote sustainability and healthy diets. If you have children, this is also a great market to keep the little ones entertained- magic shows, puppet shows and book readings are just some of the kid-friendly activities!
Make sure you take time to get out there and support our local farmers and artists! These markets are just one of the reasons we love living and doing business in the Twin Cities! For any information about the local housing market or questions about a specific area, please contact us at 651-269-3487 or email us at Sandy@SandyErickson.com
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Sandy Erickson Team of Keller Williams Realty