6 Outdoor Farmers Markets in DFW
Does anyone else love the feeling of walking around a farmers market on a beautiful Texas day? Soaking in all the smells and perusing all of the various vendor stands? Well, then you are in the right place!
Here are some of the best farmers markets to check out here in Dallas-Fort Worth. Even if you don't live nearby these markets, they're worth the commute!
Denton Community Market
When: Every Saturday, 9am-12pm (Apr-Nov); Opens April 1, 2023
Where: 317 W. Mulberry Street, Denton
Denton Community Market is a producer-only farmers market and art market in downtown Denton, featuring live music, kids activities, local farms, local artists, food trucks, food vendors and more!
McKinney Farmers Market at Chestnut Square
When: Every Saturday, 8am-12pm (Apr-Dec); Every Saturday, 9am-12pm (Jan-Mar)
Where: 315 S Chestnut Street, McKinney
The McKinney Farmers Market at Chestnut Square is consistently ranked as one of the top farmers markets in Texas and has a variety of vendors offering farm fresh produce, speciality items, arts and crafts, jewelry, candles, and more. Each Saturday you'll also find live music, face painting, and pony rides.
Coppell Farmers Market
When: Every Saturday, 8am-12pm
Where: 768 W. Main Street, Coppell
Whatever produce you purchase at the Coppell Farmers Market is sure to be fresh because they only allow produce vendors located within a 150-mile radius of Coppell. In addition to produce, you'll find plants, baked goods, empanadas, tamales, kombucha, ginger beer, and more!
Cowtown Farmers Market
When: Every Saturday, 8am-12pm; Every Wednesday, 8am-12pm (Peak Season)
Where: 3821 Southwest Blvd, Fort Worth
The Cowtown Farmers Market is open year-round and features vendors selling everything from goat milk lotion to locally roasted coffee to fresh produce. They are proud to promote Texas agriculture as part of Go Texan and are also part of the North Texas Farmers Market Association.
Dallas Farmers Market
When: The Shed Open Air Market Open Saturdays 9am-5pm & Sundays 10am-5pm
Where: 1010 S. Pearl Expy, Dallas
Probably the most well-known of all the farmers markets in DFW is the Dallas Farmers Market held at The Shed. The Shed is an open air pavilion where you can shop from vendors that grow, raise, make and produce your food. You can also find a handful of arts and crafts vendors throughout the year..
Frisco Fresh Market
When: Every Saturday, 8am-4pm; Every Sunday, 10am-4pm
Where: 9215 John W. Elliott, Frisco
The Frisco Fresh Market is open year-round every Saturday and Sunday with vendors selling freshly-harvested and carefully-prepared foods. There's also music and a number of family-friendly events throughout the year including a Fall Petting Zoo, car shows, and blood drives.