Local Farmers Markets and CSA

 

why farmers markets

 

 

USDA “Know your farmer, know your food” KYF2

 

2015

Please always check the individual market websites for accurate information.


RACINE

Racine Downtown Farmers’ Market, 700 State Street (Case parking lot, between Douglas and Erie) Saturday, 8 am-noon, May-October

 

Racine Elmwood Plaza Farmers’ Market, Durand Avenue (between Lathrop Ave and Wheelock Drive) Tuesday, 8 am-noon, May-October

 

The West Racine Farmers’ Market will be spending the season in the parking lot behind Bendsten’s Bakery, 3200 Washington Ave,
Wednesdays from 11 am-4 pm and Fridays from 8 am-noon through Sept.

 

St. Andrew’s Farmers Market, St. Andrew Lutheran Church, ELCA, 1015 Four Mile Road, Racine (Map) June  – October  from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. every Thursday and is an outgrowth of their on-site community garden.

 

The Racine Farmers Markets are public, producers-only farmers’ markets


STURTEVANT

Sturtevant Farmers’ Market, 8505 Durand Avenue (Fountain Banquet Hall parking lot) Monday, 9 am-1 pm, May-October


BURLINGTON

The Historic Downtown Burlington Farmers Market, sponsored by the Burlington Chamber of Commerce, runs May through October and is a producers market ensuring that you can know your farmer.

 

“Burlington is home to a vibrant Farmers’ Market that contributes to the success of local food growers and producers. Having the market on a weekly basis strengthens our food economy and serves the community as a gathering place.”

 

Thursday, 3 pm–7 pm, Wehmhoff Square, Corner of Washington & Pine.


 

KENOSHA


Kenosha Harbor Market/Winter Market – http://www.kenoshaharbormarketplace.com/

 

The HarborMarket is a private, non-profit agency that runs a farmers’ market 50 Saturdays a year from 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Kenosha’s Harbor Market is held on 2nd Avenue between 54th and 56th Sts. in Kenosha’s Harbor Park. The Kenosha Winter Market is held in the lobby of the Rhode’s Lakeside Player Theater at 514 56th Street October 23rd – May 14th.

 

Kenosha Public Markets

 

Tuesday – Union Park – 7th Avenue and 45th Street; 6:00 A.M. – Noon

 

Wednesday – Columbus Park – 22nd Avenue and 54th Street; 6:00 A.M. – Noon

 

Thursday – Lincoln Park – Martin Luther King Drive – 18th Avenue and 68th Street; 6:00 A.M. – Noon

 

Friday – Baker Park – Sheridan Road and 65th Street; 6:00 A.M. – Noon


 

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in Racine & Kenosha

CSAs in Racine, Kenosha, and region

 


Links

http://www.farmfreshatlas.org/southeast/markets.htm

http://www.localharvest.org/

National Farmers Market Directory