For some of the best products in the state, Farmers Markets are a great way to get quality fruits, vegetables, breads, meats and much more from local Oklahoma farmers. In alphabetical order, here is a listing of Farmers Markets around the Oklahoma City area with information on location, contact and a brief description of available Oklahoma-grown products.
Edmond Farmers Market
Location - Just west of Broadway in downtown Edmond, the Festival Market Place is on 1st Street.
Contact - For information, contact the Edmond Parks and Recreation Department at (405) 359-4630
What You'll Find - Open from 8am to 1pm Wednesdays and Saturdays, the Edmond Farmers Market has plenty of fruits, vegetables, meats, eggs, flowers, pastries and more.
Lovely Day Fine Art & Plants Farmers' Market
Location - In the Paseo District, between Western & Walker, 26th and Shartel
Contact - For information, contact (405) 521-9947
What You'll Find - Open April through October on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., this farmers market has herbs, vegetables, arts/crafts, soaps, lotions, fresh baked bread, lamb and beef.
Mid Del Farmers Market Association
Location - In addition to an online market, Mid-Del offers an open air market at Charles Johnson Central Park, Town Center Shopping Plaza at SE 29th & Mid America Blvd
Contact - For information, contact the Mid Del Farmers Market Association at (405) 326-1556
What You'll Find - Open from 8-11 a.m. Saturdays and 4:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays, the Mid-Del market offers a changing selection of Oklahoma-grown vegetables and fruits.
Midtown Market at Saints
Location - A collaborative effort between Urban Agrarian LLC and St. Anthony Hospital, the Midtown Market at Saints is held in the east plaza at Walker & 9th.
Contact - For information, call (405) 272-7000
What You'll Find - Open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. each Friday through October, the Midtown Market has a large selection of fruits, vegetables, live plants, eggs, baked items, jams, jellies, relishes, pickles, juice, soup, peanut butter, raw honey, cheese and even locally roasted and organically grown coffee.
Norman Farm Market
Location - The Cleveland County Fairgrounds at 615 East Robinson in Norman is the location for the Norman Farm Market.
Contact - (405) 360-4721
What You'll Find - Open from April through October, the Norman Farm Market has a number of vendors with great fruits and vegetables as well as honey, plants, flowers, shrubs and more.
Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market
Location - Head downtown for the OKC Farmers Public Market at 311 South Klein.
Contact - (405) 239-2273
What You'll Find - One of the oldest farmers markets in the state, this historic spot features fruits, vegetables, firewood, plants, collectibles and more. There's also a 17,000 square foot auditorium for weddings, banquets, events and the like.
Oklahoma City Safe Community Coalition Farmers Market
Location - At the YWCA, 1701 N Martin Luther King
Contact - (405) 425-4441 or (405) 317-8110
What You'll Find - From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Fridays and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, the Farmers Market sponsored by the Oklahoma City Safe Community Coalition and Women in Ag Association has a large supply of fresh fruit and produce. In addition, there are salsas, bakery products, landscape plants and more.
Oklahoma State Department of Health Farmers Market
Location - This market takes place at 1000 NE 10th, in the building turnaround. Free parking is provided in the visitor's lot.
Contact - For information, contact Pamela Williams, Office of Communications, at (405) 271-5601.
What You'll Find - From 11am to 1pm each Friday through September, there are plenty of Made in Oklahoma (MIO) products at the OSDH Farmers Market, mostly Oklahoma-grown produce such as squash, watermelons, tomatoes, onions and more.
Old Town Farmers Market in Moore
Location - This market takes place at NW 1st and Howard Ave in the First United Methodist Church East parking lot.
Contact - For information, contact Teresa Smith at the City of Moore (405) 793-4332.
What You'll Find - Open every Thursday (4-7:30 p.m.) and Saturday (8 a.m. to noon) from May 22nd through October 2nd, the Old Town Farmers Market in Moore features a wide variety of fruits and vegetables.
OSU-OKC Farmers Market
Location - In and around the OSU-OKC horticulture pavilion at 400 North Portland
Contact - (405) 945-3326
What You'll Find - The OSU-OKC Farmers Market is open Saturdays all year long from 9 a.m. to noon in the fall/winter and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the summer. It is also open Wednesdays from May 15th until the end of the growing season. Wednesday market hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market prides itself on the fact that every product sold is grown in Oklahoma. You'll find a wide array of items including seasonal items, fruits, vegetables, meats, eggs, breads and much more.
Tuttle Farmers Market
Location - SW 2nd in Tuttle, Oklahoma
Contact - Email Co-Manager Crystal Neasbitt at firstname.lastname@example.org
What You'll Find - The Tuttle Farmers Market is open Saturdays (May through September) from 7:30 to 11:00 a.m. It features fruits, vegetables, beef, jams, jellies, relishes, eggs, soap and bath products and flowers.
Walker Square Farmers Market
Location - SW 59th and Walker
What You'll Find - With a wide variety of produce, the Walker Square Farmers Market is open until everything is sold, beginning at 5 p.m. Thursdays and 9 a.m. on Saturdays.
Information for these listings was collected from a variety of sources including the Oklahoma Food Cooperative and the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry. If a listing is incorrect or you know of another major metro Farmers Market to add, please let me know.