Love Lansing like a Local. As a local resident, I live by this motto. One of my favorite things to do in the Lansing area is attend the Farmers Markets! With a wide range of products from, fresh produce to natural honey and even homemade soaps, there's is a treasure from each and every local vendor and I guarantee you will not leave a market empty handed.
Indulge in the culture within our community and make your way around to all of the farmers markets in the Greater Lansing area throughout the week.
1269 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing
Outdoor Season: May through October from 2:30 to 7:00 p.m., Indoor Season: November through April from 3:00 to 6:30 p.m.
We are lucky enough to have this beloved farmers market open YEAR-ROUND on Wednesdays! Allen Street Farmers Market is more than just a one stop shop for your locally grown goods, they also offer classes, workshops and demonstrations available within the Allen Neighborhood Center, all with the purpose of building engagement and resources within the community.
McGuire Park, 1001 W. Main St., DeWitt
June 5 through October 9 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Get all your fresh ingredients early in the week at DeWitt's Farmers Market on Tuesdays! DeWitt takes it one step further to make sure you have an exceptional experience at the local market. Every first Tuesday of the month is kid's activity day and every third Tuesday of the month is open mic night with live music every week. Grab your fresh seasonal produce and enjoy an evening of entertainment!
280 Valley Court, East Lansing
June 3 through October 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Start your Sunday mornings the right way by bringing the family down to the East Lansing Farmers Market! Come on down to Valley Court Park early for a 9:30 a.m. YOGA session and then take a stroll through the market to see what this weeks vendors have to offer! Don't forget to make a stop at Fire and Rice Paella food truck for a unique Spanish dish to accompany all of the fresh goodies you're getting for the week.
2150 S. Cedar St., Holt
All year-round from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Holt Farmers Market runs every Saturday but that is not the only time this organization works to bring the community together weekly! Enjoy features from farms and artisans at their mini markets every Friday from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Giving you TWO opportunities to help support local growers, including two of the areas favorite naturally fed and raised vendors, Lonesome Pines Beef and Otto's Chicken.
5151 Marsh Rd., Okemos
May through October from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Winner of City Pulse's Top of the Town contest and one of the most diverse and thriving markets in the state! This farmers market runs on Saturdays and goes well beyond fresh produce to offer a staggering variety of foods such as Great Lakes whitefish, Amish honey, Czech pastries and other baked goods, cheeses, meats! The winter months do not stop this market from thriving, from December-April you can snag seasonal local produce every first and third Saturday at the Meridian Mall.
800 W. Barnes Ave., Lansing
May 24 through October 18 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
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East Lawn of the Capitol, Lansing
Save the date! The Farmers Market at the Capitol is back on July 26, August 23, and September 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This event provides a thriving marketplace showcasing Michigan food and agricultural products in an effort to educate our state decision-makers on the importance of supporting farmers, ag-based businesses, and farmers markets. This is the perfect way for you to show your support and spend a day in Downtown Lansing and the best excuse to "take a break" and step outside of the office.
With a farmers market popping up nearly every day around the region, you can make that trip to support your local growers on a weekly basis. Looking for more farmers markets open within the area? Find a complete list of all of the Greater Lansing Farmers Markets here and get started on that shopping list!