Nicole Branstad Online Marketing-Enrollment Coordinator, Marketing and Communications June 6, 2011To market, to market (Blog post updated 9/8/11)Can’t make it to the downtown farmer’s market on Saturdays but still want to support local growers? You might not have to look too far! Did you know that neighborhoods in and around Des Moines have their own farmer’s markets throughout the summer? Perhaps you’ve even driven by one and not noticed.Here is a comprehensive list of the local markets by day of the week:TUESDAYJohnston Farmers Market 3 to 7 p.m. May – September City Hall prkg lot,Corner of NW 62nd Ave & Merle Hay Road WEDNESDAYWaukee Farmers Market 4 to 7 p.m. June – September Downtown Triangle on 6th St. south of Hwy 6Drake Neighborhood Farmers Market 4 to 7 p.m. June – September First Christian Church 2500 University Avenue THURSDAYValley Junction Farmers Market 4 to 8 p.m. May – October 2 100, 200 & 300 blocks on 5th St. Valley Junction FRIDAYNorwalk Area Farmers Market 4 to 7 p.m. June – September New Life Lutheran Church, 4380 Wakonda Dr. SATURDAYAnkeny Farmers Market 8 a.m. to Noon May – September Southwest Third and Maple StreetsDowntown Farmers Market Des Moines 7 a.m. to Noon May – October Historic Court Avenue District and 4th Street One response to “To market, to market” Hi Nicole! My name is Katia, I’m from Brazil and some months I’ll live in Des Moines. I want to thank you for your posts that has helped me know more of this city 🙂Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.