Eat local, it’s good for you!

We’ve been hearing more and more about how eating local is good for your health, good for the environment, and good for energy conservation. Take a day to visit your local neighborhood farmers’ market, and enjoy the locally grown fruits, veggies, herbs, and flowers produced close to home. And these days most farmers’ markets include meats, milks, cheeses and other treats, too. So stop by one of these fabulous farmers’ markets this week and see why your hip-and-happening friends and neighbors are turning locavore with a passion!

Central Ohio Farmers Markets
Bexley Farmers’ Market:
Open Thursdays 4-7pm seasonally from May-October
Located in the Gateway parking lot on the corner of Main St and Parkview Ave
Produce, meats, cheeses, and other vendors

Canal Winchester Farmers’ Market:
Open Saturdays 9am-noon seasonally May-October, closed for R&B festival weekend and an evening farmers market from July-August, 5-7pm.
Located at 36 South High Street, Canal Winchester 43110
Fruits, vegetables, honey, herbs, and much more

Clintonville Farmers’ Market:
Open Saturdays 9-noon seasonally from April–November
Slow down Wednesdays are June-August from 4:30-7:30pm
Located on High St. in front of Clintonville Commons

Columbus Public Health Farmers Market:
Open only on three Thursdays July 25, August 1 and 8, from 10am-1pm
Located at 240 Parsons Ave
Fresh produce, WIC and food stamps accepted

Dublin Farmers’ Market:
Open Wednesdays 3-6pm May through September
Located in the parking lot of Oakland Nursery, 4261 West Dublin-Granville Rd 43017
Fresh produce, bread, and more

Easton Farmers’ Market:
Open Thursdays, June 6 – September 12, 4-7pm, rain or shine.
Located behind Brio Tuscan Grill, in Easton Town Center
Fresh produce, bread, honey, and more

Grandview Avenue Farmers Market:
Open Saturdays from 10am-1pm seasonally July 6 through October
On Grandview Avenue, near Second Street

Hilliard Farm Market:
Open Tuesdays 4pm-7pm seasonally June through August
Located on the city parking lots at the corner of Main and Center St. in Downtown Old Hilliard
Fresh produce, meat, eggs, honey, cottage foods, soaps, dog treats and more

New Albany Farmer’s Market:
Open Thursdays 4-7pm seasonally June through September
Located at 200 Market Street, Market Street Square in New Albany
Fresh produce, herbs, breads, poultry, beef, dairy, eggs and gluten free baked goods, and salsas

North Market Farmer’s Market:
Open Saturdays 8am-noon seasonally April through October
Located at North Market, 59 Spruce Street Downtown Columbus
Fresh produce, meat, eggs, honey, herbs and more
The Farmers’ Market accepts Senior coupons and EBT cards and WIC for produce

Pearl Market Downtown Columbus:
Open Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:30am to 2pm seasonally May through October
Located in in the alleyways between Broad, High and Third streets
A wide variety of produce, cottage foods and crafts are available. WIC and food stamps, as well as major credit cards are accepted at the market tent

Plain City Farmer’s Market:
Open Thursdays from 4:30-6:30pm seasonally from June 27 through October 10
Located at the intersection of Main Street and Chillicothe Street
Fresh fruits and veggies, baked and canned goods, order for poultry and eggs, cut flowers

Reynoldsburg Farmers’ Market:
Open Thursdays July 11-September 26, from 3:30-6:30pm
Located at 1520 Davidson Drive in Huber Park
Fresh produce, honey, flowers, herbs, and baked goods

Upper Arlington Farmers’ Market:
Open every Wednesday from 3-6pm seasonally from May 15 through October 9
Located at the Upper Arlington Senior Center, 1945 Ridgeview Road
Fresh produce, herbs, flowers and dairy

Uptown Westerville Farmers’ Market:
Open Wednesdays from 3-6pm seasonally from May through October
Located at North State and East Home Streets
Fresh produce and more

Worthington Farmers Market:
Open Saturdays from 9am-noon seasonally from May through September
Located on High Street at State Route 161, in Olde Worthington
Fresh produce, meat, eggs, herbs, soap, dairy, cheese, and more

Please note, this information was correct as of the writing date, but things do happen to cause changes that we cannot predict. Contact the venue directly for up-to-the-moment information.