Lake County’s Farmers Markets are more than just places to find the freshest, locally grown, and deliciously ripe fruits and vegetables of the season. They’re also a place where neighbors, friends and family shop for unique hand made goods, and explore the never ending variety of interesting items from welcoming vendors.
Celebrate Spring with Downtown Grayslake’s Spring Farmers Market featuring fresh produce, hand crafted items for the home, and family entertainment. Walk through the streets of this historic downtown area and find a treasure waiting around every corner. Find handmade sweet treats, one of a kind goods like soaps and cheeses, as well as food fresh from the farm.
Once the summer gets going, add the Libertyville Farmers Market to your must-do list! Get Lambs Farm’s famous butter cookies and pick up a delicious pie while you’re at it! Looking for locally produced honey? Find honey and other bee inspired products from hives kept right here in Libertyville, IL.
In June, the Lake Forest Farmers Market opens and welcomes guests and neighbors as they dedicate their 2014 season to celebrating American Farmers. Enjoy farm-to-table vegetables, fruit, artesian breads, honey and even more specialty items! Get some fruit and head to the nearby bluffs that overlook Lake Michigan for an added natural experience.
Use this Farmers Market Finder to find your nearest Farmers Market! What are the top 4 reasons to go to your local farmers market? Local residents and shoppers tell us in this video.