Downtown Farmers' Market 

The Downtown Farmers’ Market presented by UnityPoint Health – Des Moines supports farmers, growers and artisan food entrepreneurs from all around the state of Iowa. The Market offers a variety of attractions and activities including shopping for fresh produce, eggs, meats and more.

The Saturday season of the Downtown Farmers’ Market will return every Saturday, May 4 – Oct. 26. More information to come. 

Vendor applications for the 2024 season are closed. Please visit the Vendor Application page to find more information. 

Saturday Market Details 

The Market takes place every Saturday, May through October, from 7 a.m. - Noon in the Historic Court District in Downtown Des Moines. 

Vendor List  

Farmers Market Hours
Best Farmers' Market in America

What's Happening at The Market

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Top Farmers' Market in the U.S.

Featured Blogs

Thank You to the Downtown Farmers' Market Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor


Unity Point Health

Program Sponsors


Prairie Meadows Logo

Landus logo

FIB logo

Polk county logo

Midamerican Foundation Logo

Principal Logo

Operation Downtown

Market Partners