Farmers' Market

downtownThe 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.

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

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Thank you to our 2024 sponsor!



If you are interested in being a sponsor for the 2024 Kankakee Farmers Market season, please see the link below for details.

Entertainment Sponsorship Proposal

Vendor Information - If you or your company would like to be a vendor at the 2024 Kankakee Farmers' Market, please apply using Manage My Market.

Payments/Insurance: All payments or paper copies of liability insurance can be sent to:

Kankakee Development Corporation/Farmers Market

c/o City of Kankakee

304 South Indiana Avenue

Kankakee, IL 60901

Follow the links below to apply and for additional information:



Non Profit Organization - If you are a non-profit organization or a club wishing to perform, please fill out the Non-Profit Application listed below.


Musicians - If you would like to be considered for the 2024 music line-up, please fill out the Musician Application listed below.

Musician Application

Special Events - If you would like to host a special event at the 2024 Kankakee Farmers Market, please fill out the application below.

Special Event Application