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Downtown Farmers' Market

Things to Do in Downtown Des Moines

Date: Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Historic Court District

Event Information

 

The Downtown Farmers’ Market presented by UnityPoint Health – Des Moines is held every Saturday, May through October, in the Historic Court District of Downtown Des Moines (DSM) and is truly the meating spot!

Shop diverse products including locally grown produce, seasonal flowers, farm fresh eggs and cheese, locally produced wine and fresh baked goods. The Market offers Iowa-raised meat including beef, pork, bison, chicken, turkey, goat, rabbit and lamb. The Market brings urban and rural communities together, supporting more than 300 entrepreneurial vendors from across the state.

Spanning nine city blocks, we’ve got the beet! The Market experience also includes local artists, live music and entertainment, ready-to-eat foods, special programming and learning opportunities.

UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

The Food and Nutrition team will be on-site to help celebrate the final Market of the season!  They’ll be giving away some fun prizes to the little trick-or-treaters, so be sure to wear your costume and stop by and say “boo!”  They’ll also provide education on proper nutrition, portion control and healthy substitutions. Tasty samples will also be available.