The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is the only market in the area which takes place on Saturdays, making it one of the most popular weekend destinations for miles and miles around.
A remarkable center for community gathering, the Kankakee Farmers’ Market also welcomes people from as far away as neighboring states who travel to Kankakee in order to take advantage of the local fresh produce, handmade goods, and freshly-made, ready-to-eat foods
The Kankakee Farmers' Market is family-friendly, providing activities and music to visitors of all ages. Open almost exactly half the year, be sure to spend Saturdays downtown at the only local market in the area which provides shopping carts to its customers.
If you or your company would like to be a vendor at the Kankakee Farmers' Market, please print off the following application and forms and mail it in to:
Kankakee Farmers' Market
Attn: Peggy Mayer
In Care of: Lori Anderson
200 E. Court Street, Suite 502
Kankakee, IL 60901
Print for best results.
Hours: Saturday 8:00am to Noon
Location: Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in downtown Kankakee
Season: Every Saturday May 4 through October 26
The Spring Market will take place Saturday, May 4,11 & 18. The Summer Market then takes place for 22 Saturdays throughout the summer until October 26.