When Does The Rochester Outdoor Farmers Market Open For The Season
The Rochester Farmers Market is moving outside soon and will feature a ton of local vendors selling super fresh products. Below you'll see all of the info you need to know.
WHEN IS THE ROCHESTER OUTDOORS FARMERS MARKET
The first outdoor Farmers Market in Rochester is scheduled for Saturday, May 1st at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds and will be open every Saturday through October.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT AT THE FARMERS MARKET
The May 1st market will include an EarthFest celebration with live music. Over 100 vendors are listed online in different categories like meat, produce, dairy, eggs, baked goods, and specialty products. You can see all of the vendors here.
Attendees will also be able to purchase concessions onsite from Firebrick Bread, Infuzn Foods, crêpe jean luc, Old Abe Coffee Co., Squash Blossom Farm, Gramma Jo's Country Kitchen, Unparalleled Farms, and Trail Creek Coffee.
WHY SHOP AT THE FARMERS MARKET
On their site they explain, "Everything you'll find at the Market has been grown by area farmers and gardeners or baked lovingly by local hands. You'll love the quality, nutrition, and flavor of our fresh produce, farm-grown products, and sustainably raised meats. Plus, your purchases support regional agriculture and a sustainable local economy!
OTHER IMPORTANT INFO:
- The event is open rain or shine.
- Pets are not allowed in the vendor area (except service animals).
- Smoking is prohibited.
- Parking is free
WHAT IF I CAN'T ATTEND
The Rochester Farmers Market also has an online market. If you aren't able to attend you can still shop here.
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