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The Winter Market in Des Moines

Back by popular demand! Des Moines' Downtown Winter Farmers’ and Makers' Market continues on Saturday, Dec. 12. There’s still time in 2020 to shop for locally produced items at the Principal Park parking lot, 1 Line Drive, in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) and support for your favorite farmers and makers.

The Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market is the ideal place to find end-of-the-season produce and shop for the perfect gift for your loved ones as the 2020 holiday season kicks off. This event will showcase local artists and makers along with the typical Winter Market favorites.

We hope you’ll join us at the Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market as we come together to buy local and support the small business owners and creators that make DSM the thriving community it is.

Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market 2020 Details

Dates + Hours

  • Saturday, Dec. 12  |  9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Opens at 8:30 a.m. for customers who placed online pre-orders.)

Location

The Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market will take place at the Principal Park parking lot at 1 Line Drive in Downtown DSM. In past years, the Downtown Winter Farmers’ Market has taken place at indoor venues, including Hy-Vee Hall and Capital Square.

Instructions for Online Shopping

  1. Click on the Drive-Through Winter Online Marketplace button below.
  2. Once in the Drive-Through Winter Online Marketplace, please feel free to browse Drive-Through Winter Online Marketplace vendors and products. For items you would like to purchase, add them to your shopping cart.
  3. Click on the the Checkout button once you are ready to purchase your items. First-time users will need to submit their information to "Register" an account. Returning users can "Log in" with their username and password.
  4. Make sure to choose the "Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market" on Saturday, Dec. 12 as your pick-up location. Each vendor will have their own checkout process and payment options.
  5. Meet with your vendor(s) on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the Drive-Through Winter Farmers' and Makers' Market. Pick up items at the Principal Park parking lot at 1 Line Drive in Downtown DSM between 9 a.m. - 1 p.m (Opens at 8:30 a.m. for Pre-Orders).
  6. Enjoy!

Drive-Through Winter Online Marketplace

Downtown Farmers' Market Sponsor

The Drive-Through Winter Farmers’ and Makers' Market is presented by UnityPoint Health – Des Moines. The Winter Market is free and open to the public.

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