Featuring nearly 300 vendors from 50 Iowa counties, the Downtown Farmers’ Market in Historic Court District in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) offers the best-in-town for local produce, flavors, music and much more each summer on Saturdays.
Take the Survey
Participate in the 2019 Des Moines' Downtown Farmers' Market Survey and enter into a drawing for a Market gift card and official merchandise!
Visitors can enjoy locally grown foods ranging from fresh produce to farm fresh eggs and Iowa-raised meat, including beef, pork, chicken, fish and more! Need to brighten up a space at home or the office? Check out the vendors who sell freshly cut, seasonal flowers or visit one of the local artists who have set up shop at The Market.
It is important to note that within the vendor listings, the products listed are not all-inclusive but instead provide a sampling of what you will find at each vendor booth. View the vendor list for The Market.
Entertainment & Programming
Guests can enjoy live music and entertainment from local artists, special programming and learning opportunities all in the course of a Saturday morning. Visit the Programming page to learn more about Market programs.
Whether it’s a favorite vendor or a culinary adventure, there’s always something to experience at the Downtown Farmers’ Market.
Follow us and snap photos and videos to share on social media at The Market. The Market has official Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts (@downtownfarmersmarket on Facebook; @dtfarmersmarket on Twitter and Instagram) and uses the official hashtag #marketDSM. For a fun, interactive photo opp, stop by the UnityPoint Health – Des Moines booth at the corner of Third Street and Court Avenue and take a selfie. Also, be sure to check out the official Market Snapchat filter!
May 4 – Oct. 26, 2019
7 a.m. – Noon
8 a.m. – Noon