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Farmers Market Season is in Full Swing!

Farmers Market season is upon us, and there are countless reasons to support your local markets! Enjoying produce at its peak freshness, meeting the people who grow your food, protecting the environment, and supporting your local farmers, are just some of the many reasons to attend.  Additionally, most markets include family-friendly activities, so you can bring the whole family! We've put together a list of farmers markets happening this summer in Pottawattamie County. 

Do you host a farmers market in Pottawattamie County that should be included in our blog? Submit the event details to our calendar, and we will get them added!

Farmers Market Council Bluffs

Time: Thursdays from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
Season: May thru September
Location: Bayliss Park

Shop, eat, and play all summer! Come check out Farmers Market Council Bluffs, presented by CHI Health Mercy, Council Bluffs! Located in Bayliss Park, the farmers market showcases both seasonal and weekly vendors every Thursday evening from 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm. The farmers market also includes wellness activities sponsored by All Care Health Center. Have kids? Not a problem! Along with plenty to do for the adults, there are weekly activities to entertain the kids, sponsored by Centris Federal Credit Union.

Market Schedule

River City Farmers Market

Time: Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Season: Ends at the end of September
Location: YMCA Healthy Living Center parking lot 

The River City Farmers Market has great options for fresh-picked locally grown vegetables and flowers, freshly baked goods, honey, free-range chicken and duck eggs, art, jellies, and so much more for you to enjoy!

Market Schedule

Underwood's Monday Markets 


Time: Mondays from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
Season: June 17 - September 16 (No market on Labor Day)
Location: UMBA Hall Pavillion 

The Friends of Underwood host the annual Monday Markets, where you can shop for locally-grown produce and goods. Each week includes a special activity or theme, like bingo, pie night, a car show, and more! Come down for some small-town fun!

Market Schedule

Avoca Main Street Farmers Market 


Time: Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
Season: June 5 - September 25
Location: N 200 block of Elm Street in Avoca

Come down to North Elm Street in Avoca every Wednesday evening, June through September, for the Avoca Main Street Farmers Market. They host local produce vendors, bakers, crafters, artisans, and food trucks. The Avoca Public Library will offer family programming, and the market will feature musical performances funded by the Community Foundation for Western Iowa and other all-ages entertainment.

Market Schedule

Treynor Farmer's Market 


Time: Tuesdays from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Season: June 3 - August 6
Location: Treynor Community Center parking lot 

Shop for local produce from amazing local vendors, enjoy exciting activities, and support our local farmers at the Treynor Farmer's Market! Click the button below to view the special theme nights and activities that are planned. You won't want to miss it! 

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Crescent Farmers Market

Crescent Farmers Market

Time: Last Saturday of the month from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Season: Last Saturday of the month from April 27 - September 28
Location: Crescent City Park

The Crescent Farmers Market has a variety of vendors lined up. There will be produce, canned goods, bakery items, various craft vendors, food trucks, drinks, live music, and more! This event is very family-friendly and is a great idea for a Saturday outing! There are a few local restaurants, including Henry's Diner, to grab some breakfast or lunch at afterwards.

Market Schedule

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