With 110 Vendors, The Des Moines Farmer’s Market Is One Of The Best On Earth

If you’re a foodie, downtown Des Moines is the place to be on a Saturday morning. The Downtown farmer’s market is arguably one of the best of its kind in the country, showing off the delicious bounty of Iowa’s agricultural industry, one tomato at a time. The media agrees – Shape Magazine, Midwest Living, Parade, and others have all ranked the market as one of the best in America.

The market takes place every Saturday morning from May to October in the Historic Court District and this year it will feature 110 special vendors. Grab your market basket – here’s what’s blooming at the Des Moines Farmers Market.

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The Des Moines Farmer’s Market has some special measures in place to keep customers and vendors safe, including added space between stalls. If you’re not able to visit the market during the growing seasons, you can still enjoy items from local producers – the market also holds a Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market. Iowa also has some fantastic markets in other towns. Here are some more you should put on your list.

Address: 231-299 Water St, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA