Colorado’s Best Local Farmers’ Markets

Colorado is filled with quality farmers' markets. To help you stock up on fresh, local produce, we've rounded up some of our favorites.

City Park Esplanade Fresh Market
June 2–Oct. 27, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Near Sullivan Fountain, City Park

As part of Colorado Fresh Markets, which has served flowers, local produce, gourmet products, and delicious cuisine for over 20 years to Coloradans, this market provides great scenery along with the vendors, as it sets up around historic Sullivan Fountain among the park’s beautiful statuary and architecture.

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The Farmer’s Market at Highlands Square
Sundays, June through September, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
32nd Ave. and Lowell Blvd.

This market includes local boutiques and eateries, farm-fresh food, live music and beverages including local craft beer, mimosas and Bloody Marys.

40 West Colfax Farmers Market
June 8–Oct. 12, 8 a.m.–1 p.m.
Lamar Station Plaza, 6501–6791 W. Colfax, Lakewood

In its fourth season, this market is unique in its focus on the community and local farmers, giving discounts to small farm growers and being 100 percent Colorado grown, manufactured, and produced products. It also offers a free yoga class every week from 10 to 10:30 a.m.

Four Seasons Farmers and Artisans Market
Tuesday to Friday noon to 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
7043 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge

This indoor market runs year-round, featuring local farm and ranch products. It’s also pet-friendly, has bathrooms onsite, and offers free popcorn.

Highlands Ranch Farmers and Street Market
May 5–Oct. 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or sellout
Highlands Ranch Town Center, 9288 Dorchester St.

The food and drink vendors include Ant D’s Fine Foods, Bijou Creek Vineyards, Devil Dog Colorado, Baba & Pop’s Handmade Pierogi, and Mama Montoya.

Jefferson Park Farm & Flea
May 18, June 21, Sept. 21, Nov. 29, 2019
2925 W. 25th Ave.

This community outdoor market features local artists and food, activities, music, and more.

Lakewood Farmers Market
June 15–September, 10am-2pm or sellout
Mile Hi Church, 9077 W Alameda Ave.

Vendors include ChocolateBoxBakery, Avanti Winery, Calco Custom Jewelry and Gifts, and Waggin’ Tail Treats.

Southlands Farmers Market
Saturdays, May through October, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Southlands Shopping Center, E470 & Smoky Hill Road

Seasonal produce, western slope fruit and much more.

Stapleton Farmers Market
Sundays, June 16–Oct. 13, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Stapleton Founders Green

Part of Colorado Fresh Markets, this market has flowers, local produce, gourmet products, and food.

Union Station Farmers Market
May 11–Oct. 25, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St.

This market features fresh produce exclusively from local farmers and growers, cooking demos from Denver culinary leaders, live music, and more.

Vail Farmers Market & Art Show
June 16–Oct. 6, 10 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
East Meadow Drive, Vail Village

This market features craft artwork, locally made artisanal products, fresh produce, and live music. The market’s farm-to-table dinner series, in which chefs prepare meals using local ingredients and patrons dine al fresco, takes place three times this summer: July 12, July 26, and August 16.