Ah, the joy of a farmers market! The fresh produce, the vibrant colors, the friendly faces, and the sheer delight of supporting local businesses. If you’re in Glenview, IL, you’re in for a treat. The town boasts a variety of farmers markets that not only offer fresh and organic produce but also provide a wonderful opportunity for families to spend quality time together. Let’s dive into some of the top farmers markets you should definitely check out in and around Glenview.
Glenview Farmers Market at Historic Wagner Farm
Located at 1510 Wagner Road, the Glenview Farmers Market is a must-visit. Starting in June, it operates every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon until the end of October. It’s a great place to find fresh produce and engage with local farmers. More Info
Northbrook Farmers Market
A short drive away in Northbrook, this market is set up in the Meadow Plaza parking lot. It starts on June 16 and is open every Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. until October 11. It’s a smaller market but offers a cozy and friendly atmosphere.
Arlington Heights Farmers Market
Open from May 13, this market is held every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. until October 15. Located at 110 W Fremont St., it’s a bustling market with a variety of vendors.
Schaumburg Farmers Market
Starting June 2, head over to the Trickster Cultural Center Parking Lot in Schaumburg. The market is open every Friday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. until October 27.
Palatine Farmers Market
Open from May 6, this market operates every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. until October. Located at the Palatine Train Station, it’s a great place to find fresh produce and artisanal products.
Elk Grove Farmers Market
After a hiatus, this market is back and runs every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. starting June 3 until mid-October. Located at 901 Wellington Ave., it’s a great place to explore.
Mount Prospect Lions Club Farmers Market
Starting June 4, this market is open every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located at the southeast corner of Northwest Highway and Emerson Street, it’s a popular spot for locals.
Buffalo Grove Farmers Market
Returning on June 18, this market operates every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Located at Mike Rylko Community Park, it’s a family-friendly market with a variety of stalls.
Deerfield Farmers Market
Starting in May, this market is open every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. until October. Located between Jewett Park Drive and Hazel Avenue, it’s a vibrant market with a lot to offer.
Ravinia Farmers Market
Open from June 7, this market operates every Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. until October 25. Located at Jens Jensen Park, it’s a delightful place to shop and explore.
Glenview and its neighboring areas are truly blessed with a plethora of farmers markets. These markets not only offer fresh and organic produce but also provide a platform for local businesses, farmers, and artisans to showcase their products. It’s a wonderful way to support the community and ensure that you’re getting the best quality products for your family. Speaking of family, if you’re looking for a place where your child can learn and grow in a nurturing environment, don’t forget to check out Crème de la Crème. Their early learning centers are designed to provide the best educational experiences for your little ones. Happy shopping and exploring!