So you love local and fresh veggies and meats? Head to one of the many local farmers’ market around town. Yes, you can pick up eggs and butter too and if you’re lucky, a grilled Italian sausage and a fresh baked good too. Don’t miss out on the best time of year to shop local.
Our Favorite Farmers’ Markets in the Kansas City Metro
Kansas City, MO
This is the largest market in the city! Located at 5th & Walnut, Kansas City, MO 64106, this market is huge with over 140 vendors and you can purchase anything from crafts, fresh baked goods and produce. It even has special year-round events. Learn more
Saturdays 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sundays 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Kansas Farmers’ Markets
The Lenexa Farmers’ Market is hosted at the Lenexa Civic Campus Parking Garage, 17201 W. 87th Street Parkway Lenexa, KS. Vendors sell fresh vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, baked goods, flowers and more — all raised, grown and made within 250 miles of the market. Also look for gourmet dog treats, cold-pressed juices, fresh salsa in small batches, and low-carb mini loaf cakes and cookies. Lots of vendors are there each week during the season, but check the weekly market map for changes before you go. Learn more
Free parking will be available on the upper floors of the garage.
Saturdays 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Tuesdays 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Merriam Farmers’ Market is located at the Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Drive, Merriam, KS 66203. The vendors set up shop in the Merriam Marketplace, a covered pavilion along the Turkey Creek Streamway Trail — four miles of paved trails through wooded areas, a butterfly garden and parks, from 75th Street to Antioch Road. A bridge along the trail serves as the access point to the market. Look for fresh produce, plants, herbs, baked goods, handmade arts and crafts and more. Learn more
Saturdays 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Olathe Farmers’ Market operates April through October to offer a variety of baked goods, flowers, fresh produce, plants and more. Most items are produced regionally within 250 miles of Olathe. Two locations: Stagecoach Park, 1205 E. Kansas City Rd. and Black Bob Park, 14500 W. 151st St., Field One. Learn more
Saturdays 7:30 a.m. – until items are sold
Wednesdays 7:30 a.m. – until items are sold
Overland Park, Kansas
The Overland Park Farmers Market will return to 7950 Marty Street this year, with some changes for continued safe operations. The 2022 market layout will expand the footprint of the overall market out from under the Farmers’ Market pavilion and into nearby parking lots and onto Marty Street. The expanded pavilion site allows vendors to provide more space between stalls, provides additional parking adjacent to the market site, including parking specifically for Farmers’ Market vendors, and adds nearby restrooms.
Vendors offer customers a wide variety of products including fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items. The Farmers’ Market helps you eat locally and in season while supporting your community. Pets other than service animals are not allowed under the Farmers’ Market pavilion during Market hours. Learn more
7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Mission Farm and Flower Market, located at 5635 Johnson Dr in Mission, KS, features locally grown produce, honey, unique specialty foods and baked goods, and arts and crafts from local makers. They have a beer/wine garden each week, with live music, food trucks, and fun. Learn more
Missouri Farmers Markets
Lees Summit, Missouri
The Downtown Lee’s Summit Farmers Market is open every Saturday and Wednesday from 8 am – Noon from April 2, 2022 to November 19, 2022. The Farmers Market is located at the corner of Second Street and Douglas Street in Downtown Lee’s Summit.
Customers should stay home if feeling sick, continue to socially distance, and wash hands often.
Historic Downtown Liberty Farmers Market Located at the Liberty Square, 117B N Main St, Liberty, MO 64068. Vendors carry a variety of produce, flowers, meat, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods and some craft items. Learn more
Saturdays 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Visit English Landing Park at 127 S. Main St., in Downtown Parkville, MO, where you’ll find friendly farmers. They have an assortment of fruits and vegetables, meats, farm fresh eggs, local honey & honey by-products, jams and jellies, homemade baked breads & sweet treats, plants and cut flowers, herbs, mushrooms and more. Learn more
Saturdays 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Wednesdays 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.