SHOP LOCAL: Farmers Markets in the Chicago Suburbs!

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Summer will be here before you know it, which means it’s time for Farmers Markets to open for the season!

Shopping local has a variety of benefits – mainly you’re supporting the community while enjoying delicious and fresh fruits and vegetables.

Looking for somewhere to shop for fresh produce and local goods this summer? We compiled a list of all the Farmers Markets in the West Suburban area, along with their schedules to make it easier for you to shop local!

Aurora’s Farmers Market Downtown

Saturdays from 8am – 12pm

Located at the Aurora Transportation Center, 233 N. Broadway

Dates: June 10 – October 21

Aurora’s Farmers Market West

Wednesdays from 12pm – 5pm

Located in the West Aurora Plaza, 1901 W. Galena Blvd

Dates: July 12 – September 27

Batavia Farmers Market

Saturdays from 8am – 12pm

Dates: June 3 – October 28

Located at N. River St., between Wilson and State St.

Dekalb Farmers Market

Thursdays from 10am – 2pm

Dates: June – September

Located in Van Buer Plaza, North 2nd and Locust St.

Downtown Downers Grove Market

Saturdays from 7am – 12:30pm

May 13 – October 21

Located at Main Street Train Station, 5001 Main St.

Geneva French Market

Sundays from 9am – 2 pm

Dates: April 16 – November 12

Located in the Metra parking lot, NW corner of South St. and 4th St.

Joliet Junior College Farmers Market

Thursdays from 2pm – 6pm

Dates: May 25 – September 14

Located at the main campus in the greenhouse parking lot

Naperville Farmers Market

Saturdays from 7am – 12pm

Located at 200 E. 5th Ave.

Dates: June 3 – October 28

Oswego Country Market

Sundays from 9am – 1pm

Located on Main St.

Dates: June 4 – September 24

Plainfield Historic Downtown Farmers Market

Sundays from 12pm – 4pm

Located on Route 59 and 12025 Illinois St.

Dates: June 4 – September 17

St. Charles Farmers Market

Fridays from 7am – 1pm

Located at the Baker Memorial United Methodist Church, 307 Cedar Ave.

Dates: June 2 – October 27

Sugar Grove Farmers Market

Saturdays from 8am – 12pm

Dates: June 3 – September 30

Located in the Sugar Grove Municipal Center Parking Lot, 10 Municipal Drive

Yorkville Farmers Market

First and third Saturdays of the month from 8am – 12pm

Dates: May 20 – October 8

Located in Town Square Park, 301 N Bridge St.

At Idea Marketing Group, we support the community and believe in the power of shopping local. We encourage you to try a new Farmers Market this summer!