See Circle City: Indianapolis Farmers’ Market Roundup

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Spring has sprung! We can all finally come out of hibernation and enjoy the warmer temperatures and outdoor activities, including visiting an Indianapolis farmers’ market! We have rounded up a list of Indianapolis farmers’ markets for you to enjoy, so get your shopping list ready! Whether you’re looking for some yummy jams, homemade decor, or fresh flowers, you’re sure to find it at one of these weekly markets. With several markets all around town throughout the week, there’s likely one that will fit your needs in terms of time and location – so come See Circle City with us!


The City Market

When: May-October, open every Wednesday from 10:00 am-1:30 pm
Where: 222 East Market Street Indianapolis, IN 46204
About: Our first Indianapolis farmers’ market is known as “The Original Farmers’ Market” in Indianapolis. The farmers’ market at the City Market runs from May through October, rain or shine. Outside the downtown City Market, between Delaware and Alabama Street, you will find an array of fresh fruits, veggies, meats, baked goods, flowers, and wine. Grab some lunch at one of the various food vendors and it will soon become a favorite hump day tradition.


Indy Summer Farmers’ Market

When: Every Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 pm & Saturday from 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Where: Wednesday location: 727 N. Oriental St., Saturday location: 2302 E. 10th Street
About: This summer, you can go to the Indy Summer Farmers’ Market. Hosted by Growing Places Indy, in partnership with the John Boner Neighborhood Centers, their mission is to “empower people to cultivate individual, family, and community wellness through urban agriculture, access to fresh local food, and mind-body education.”


Broad Ripple Farmers’ Market

When: May-October, open Saturdays from 8:00 am-noon
Where: Second Presbyterian Church, 7700 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46260
About: Located at the North parking lot of the Second Presbyterian Church, the Broad Ripple Farmers’ Market is hosted by the Broad Ripple Village Association (BRVA) to support Broad Ripple village development and beautification projects. Some vendors offer the option for online preordering, but they of course offer the classic farmers’ market shopping approach with all vendors on site.


Binford Market

When: May-October, open Saturdays from 8:00 am-noon
Where: 6620 Northview Way, Indianapolis, IN 46220
About: Located at Northview Church, the Binford Farmers’ Market is sponsored by the Binford Redeveloped and Growth, Inc. (BRAG). Over 80 vendors make up this space and offer meats, cheeses, fresh and locally grown produce, and fun crafts.


Carmel Market

When: May-September, open Saturdays from 8:00-11:30 am
Where: 2 Carter Green, Carmel, IN 46032
About: The Carmel Farmers’ Market, located at the corner of City Center Dr. and SW 3rd St, right off the Monon at the Center Green by the Palladium, you’ll find your typical market offerings and then some. Come hungry, enjoy live music, and leave happy at this north side staple. With new vendors added every year, it’s no wonder this is one of the most popular markets in town.


Noblesville Market

When: May-October, open Saturdays from 8:00 am-noon
Where: Federal Hill Commons, 175 Logan St, Noblesville, IN 46060
About: The Noblesville Farmers’ Market is the oldest and largest market in Hamilton County, with more than 80 vendors, and includes handmade items and crafts. Come and peruse the booths, or relax and enjoy the live music while indulging in one of the many food and drink offerings.


Garfield Park Farmers’ Market

When: May-October, open Saturdays from 9:00 am-12:30 pm
Where: 2345 Pagoda Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203
About: The Garfield Park Farmers’ Market is located in Garfield Park next to the tennis courts near the corner of Shelby Street and East Southern Avenue. This market is another great way to support local farmers and artisans. For more information and a list of vendors, check out their website.


Zionsville Market

When: May 21st – September 24th, open Saturdays from 8:00-11:30 am
Where: 349 S Main St Zionsville, IN 46077
About: The Zionsville Farmers’ Market is located in the heart of the Zionsville village at the corner of Main and Pine Streets. In this quaint market, you will find locally grown produce, fresh meat, and eggs. Local restaurants offer made-to-order favorites. Grab breakfast and take time to walk through this charming downtown village. You won’t regret it.


Brownsburg Market

When: May 26th – September 1st, open Thursdays from 4:00-7:00 pm
Where: Town Hall Green, 61 N. Green St, Brownsburg, IN 46112
About: Hosted by IU Health West Hospital, the Brownsburg Farmers’ Market is located on the Brownsburg Town Hall Green. You’ll find fresh produce, baked goods, and handcrafted items. Check out their website for a list of fun activities you will find at upcoming markets, including their After Hours Market.


Plainfield Chamber Farmers’ Market

When: Begins June 1st, open Wednesdays from 4:00-7:00 pm
Where: Plainfield Friends Church, 105 S. East Street, Plainfield, IN 46168
About: Located in downtown Plainfield on the lawn of the Plainfield Friends Meeting at US 40 and SR 267, the Plainfield Chamber Farmers Market occurs every Wednesday, rain or shine. In addition to the typical farmers’ market offerings, you’ll also find non-profit info booths and food trucks.


Greenwood Market

When: April 30th through September, open Saturdays from 8:00 am-noon
Where: Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N Madison Ave Greenwood, IN 46142
About: Established in 1992, the Greenwood Farmers’ Market is located at the Greenwood United Methodist Church. It showcases the usual market fare including great plants, produce, crafts, and food.


Fishers Market

When: May-September, open Wednesdays from 4:30-7:30 pm and Saturdays from 8:00 am-noon
Where: Wednesday location: IU Health Saxony, Saturday location: 6 Municipal Drive Fishers, IN 46038
About: Located at both the Nickel Plate District Amphitheater and IU Health Saxony, the Fishers Farmers’ Market offers produce, plants, baked goods, meat and eggs, honey, beverages, and even dog treats! Please note that the IU Health Saxony market does not start until June 1st.


Avon Market

When: June-September, open Tuesdays from 4:00-7:00 pm
Where: Hendricks Regional Health, 8244 E. US Hwy 36, Avon, IN 46123
About: The Avon Farmers’ Market is located in the South parking lot of the Hendricks Regional Health and has started announcing its vendor line-up on its Facebook page. Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available so you can enjoy their farmers’ market experience!


The Market at White River State Park

When: The first and third Sundays during May, June, and July – May 1st, May 15th, June 5th, June 19th, July 3rd, and July 17th from 9:30 am-1:00 pm
Where: 801 W. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204
About: Our last Indianapolis farmers’ market is the Market at White River State Park. The location for this recurring event is at the White River State Park’s Celebration Plaza (the area between the NCAA Headquarters and White River State Park Visitor Center). It offers all the usual farmers’ market goods – local produce, meat, eggs, flowers, plants, and handcrafted goods.


Westfield Market

When: May 26th – September 1st, open Thursdays from 5:00-8:00 pm
Where: 205 Park St, Westfield, IN 46074
About: The Westfield Farmers’ Market is located just south of the Grand Junction Plaza. The market will be open from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The address for the market is the business closest to the market entrance. Check out their Facebook page for updates.

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