The St Paul Farmers Market offers organic farm food and is an outlet for local organic food retailers.
The Downtown St. Paul Farmers Market is open from 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Saturdays from May to November and Sundays from 6:00 AM to 1:00 PM late April - mid November at 290 E Fifth St, Saint Paul MN 55101 in Lowertown.
(You will find the market inside Golden's Deli during the winter months).
All products sold at the market are locally produced. Part of the fun of going to the market is meeting the merchants and hearing about their farms and family businesses. The prices are reasonable for high quality fresh food.
The Farmers Market is within walking distance to many other St. Paul attractions and activities in Lowertown. Convenient parking close to the market is available if you arrive early. You can almost always find on street parking within a block or two of the market location.
Live music is often offered by local musicians and adds wonderful ambience to the shopping experience.
Just some of what you can buy includes:
The St. Paul Farmers Market is by no means the only Farmers Market in the Twin Cities area.
Other markets and places to buy fresh food: Minneapolis Farmers Market open from late April through October. An adjunct market can be found on the Nicollet Mall on Thursdays.
Saturday mornings (mid-May to mid-October) you can shop the Mill City Farmers Market.
Below is a long list of locations of Minnesota farmers markets. Find one near you.Saint Paul Farmers Market Locations
Minnesota recipes include many that use foods from our various cultures. You will likely find some of them at the St. Paul Farmers Market. Our list of Minnesota State Recipes is another great resource for using fresh foods.