Best Chicago Suburban Farmers’ Markets

Palatine Farmers Market (Photos courtesy of each farmers market.)

Updated June 5, 2018. 

The changing seasons bring fresh fruits and vegetables, and farmers markets are great resources for shopping local and enjoying a day out. Check out our list to find the best farmers market near you.

Barrington Farmers Market

  • June 14 to Oct. 18
  • Thursdays, 3-7 p.m.

Buffalo Grove Farmers Market

  • June 17 to Oct. 14
  • Sundays, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Chicago Botanic Garden Farmers Market

  • Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15
  • 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crystal Lake Farmers Market

  • Begins June 2
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Deerfield Farmers Market

  • June 16 to Oct. 13
  • Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Downtown Evanston Farmers Market

  • May 5 to Nov. 3
  • Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Glencoe French Market

  • Begins June 9
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Glenview Farmers Market

  • June 23 to Oct. 27
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon
Glenview Farmers' Market

Glenview Farmers Market

Grayslake Farmers Market

Summer Market

  • May 30 to Sept. 26 (closed July 4)
  • Wednesdays, 3-7 p.m.

Fall Market

  • Sept. 29 to Dec. 15
  • Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Highwood’s Evening Market

  • June 6 to Aug. 29
  • Wednesdays, 4:30-9:30 p.m.

Lake Bluff Farmers Market

  • June 8 to Oct. 12
  • Fridays, 7 a.m. to noon

Libertyville Farmers Market

  • May 31, June 7, June 21 to Oct. 18
  • Thursdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Northbrook Farmers Market

  • June 20 to Oct. 17
  • Wednesdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Palatine Farmers Market

  • May to October
  • Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Palatine Farmers' Market

Palatine Farmers Market

Park Ridge Farmers Market

  • May 26 to Oct. 27
  • Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Ravinia Farmers Market

  • June 6 to Oct. 31
  • Wednesdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Skokie Farmers Market

  • June 10 to Nov. 4
  • Sundays, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wilmette French Market

  • April 28 to Nov. 10
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Winnetka Farmers Market

  • June 9 to Oct. 20 (closed June 16)
  • Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

For great tips on how to make the most out of your farmers market trip, click here. Happy shopping!

For more markets in the city, check out the City of Chicago’s Farmers Markets.