Utah’s bumper crop of farmers markets opening soon
Published: June 7, 2012 01:45PM
Updated: June 5, 2012 07:13PM
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Tribune file photo The University of Utah market will run Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 16-Oct. 4, Tanner Plaza, 201 S. 1460 East.

There are more than three dozen different weekly farmers markets taking place this summer in Utah. Find one near you (or send us a note at food@sltrib.com if we’ve missed your favorite).

Salt Lake County

Salt Lake City Downtown Farmers Market • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.; June 9-Oct. 27, Pioneer Park, 300 W. 300 South; www.downtownslc.org.

Salt Lake City People’s Market • Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 10-Oct. 28, International Peace Gardens, 1000 S. 900 West, Salt Lake City; www.slcpeoplesmarket.org.

Salt Lake City Twilight Market • Produce only; Tuesday, 4 p.m. to dusk; Aug. 7-Oct. 23, Pioneer Park, 300 W. 300 South; www.downtownslc.org.

South Jordan • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Aug. 4-Oct. 27; South Jordan Towne Center, 10610 S. Redwood Road; www.southjordanfarmersmarket.com.

Sugar House • Friday, 4 to 8 p.m., July 13-Oct. 19, Sugarhouse Park, Parleys Creek Pavilion, 2100 S. 1510 East.

Murray • Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 27-Oct. 27, Murray Central Park, 100 E. 5200 South; sponsored by Utah Farm Bureau, 801-233-3010.

Wasatch Front Farmers Market • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., now-Oct. 27; Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan.

Wasatch Front Farmers Market • Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., now-Oct. 28; Wheeler Farm, 6351 S. 900 East, Murray.

West Jordan • Tuesday, 3 to 7 p.m., Aug. 7-Oct. 30, 7950 South Redwood Road; 801-569-5119.

University of Utah • Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 16-Oct. 4, Tanner Plaza, 201 S. 1460 East, U. campus.

Summit County

Heber City • Thursday, 4 to 9 p.m., June 14-Aug. 30, Main Street Park, 250 S. Main St., (Highway 40).

Park City • Wednesday, noon yo 6 p.m., June 6-Sept. 23, Canyons Resort, lower parking lot, (Off Highway 224); parkcityfarmersmarket.com.

Park Silly Sunday Market • Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 10-Sept. 23, Park City Main Street; www.parksillysundaymarket.com.

Davis County

Bountiful • Thursdays, 3 p.m. till dusk, June 21-mid October, 100 S. 100 East. (shady area next to University of Utah extension center); bountifulmainstreet.com.

Kaysville • Thursdays, 5 to 8 p.m., July 12- Oct. 11, Utah Botanical Center, 920 S. 50 West; www.utahbotanicalcenter.org.

Tooele County

Tooele • Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., begins Aug. 4, 325 State Road 138 Stansbury Park; (435)882-7678 or bensonmill.org/events.htm

Cache/Weber/Box Elder Counties

Box Elder County • Every day mid-June-October, Fruitway, Highway 89 from Brigham City to Willard.

Cache Valley • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., now-Oct. 20, Merlin Olsen Park, 100 S. 200 East, Logan; www.gardenersmarket.org.

Ogden • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., now-Sept. 29, Ogden City Municipal Gardens, 25th Street and Grant Ave.; ogdenfarmersmarket.com

Paradise • Wednesdays, 6 p.m. -sunset, now through Sept. 26; Paradise Town Square Park, 9000 S 100 West, www.paradisemarket.org

Richmond • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., now-Oct. 31, Rockhill Farm and Creamery, 563 S. State St., Richmond.

Utah County

Pleasant Grove • Fridays 3 to 8 p.m., August -September, Hee Haw Farms, 150 S. 2000 West; www.heehawfarms.com

Pleasant Grove Promenade • Thursdays, 5 to 9 p.m., July 5-Sept. 27, Historic Downtown Park, 200 South Main Street; www.pgpromenade.com

Provo Happy Valley Farmers Market • Fridays, 5 p.m. -9 p.m., July 27–Oct. 26, The Shops at the Riverwoods, 4801 N. University Ave.

Provo • Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., now-Oct. 27, 500 West Center St.; 801-542-9382 or provofarmermarket.blogspot.com.

Lehi • Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Aug. 4-Oct. 27, 1870 North and State Street; www.lehifarmersmarket.com.

Lindon • Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m., mid-July-October, 60 North State St.

Central/Southern Utah

Elsinore • Wednesdays-Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; year round, Made In Good Taste Co-op, 40 West Main St.

Escalante • Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., June 23-October, corner Main and Center streets; www.escalantecity-utah.com.

Ivins • Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., year round, 1100 Tuacahn Dr.

Kanab • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., now-October, 78 S. 100 East; 435-644-5543.

Moab • Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon, now-Oct. 27, Swanny City Park, 100 W. Park Drive; www.eastgardenproject.org/farmersmarket.

Price • Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, July 21-October, Peace Garden on the corner of Main and 1st East. For information contact ron.patterson@usu.edu.

St. George • Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon, now-October, Ancestor Square, corner of Main and St. George Blvd.; www.ancestorsquare.com.

Spring City • Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., July 7 through September, 35 West 100 North, Spring City, contact Vicki Allen at (435) 602-9787 for information.

Springdale • Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, now-Oct. 20, 1212 Zion Park Blvd.; zionharvest.org.

Torrey • Saturdays, 4 p.m., now-October, Robbers Roost Bookstore, 185 W. Main St.; 435-425-3265 or robbersroostbooks.com.

Vernal • Saturdays, 8 a.m.–noon, July 7-Sept. 29, 210 East Main; www.avfarmersmarket.webs.com

Alexa Kidman