Fall at the Kankakee Farmers' Market

While we near the end of the Kankakee Farmers' Market season, there is no shortage of fall goods to be found!

A Bounty of Fall Goodies:

  1. Pumpkins & Flowers Galore: No fall market is complete without a colorful array of pumpkins and fresh blooms. From classic orange to quirky heirloom varieties, you'll find the perfect pumpkin for carving, decorating, or making your favorite autumn dishes. One of a kind stems, build your own bouquets, an array of sunflowers, and a wide variety of colors for all!
  2. Coffee and Cider: Nothing says fall like sipping on a warm cup of apple cider or coffee. For here or for at home, you'll find the best of both at the Kankakee Farmers' Market!
  3. Hearty Fall Veggies: Fill your shopping bags with hearty fall vegetables like butternut squash, sweet potatoes, and Brussels sprouts. These seasonal stars are not only delicious but also packed with essential nutrients.
  4. Homemade Jams and Preserves: Discover a delightful assortment of homemade jams and preserves that capture the essence of fall. Perfect for spreading on freshly baked bread or as accompaniments to your favorite cheese platter.
  5. Baked Treats: Local bakers bring their A-game during the fall season. Indulge in delectable pies, pastries, breads, and cookies, many of which feature the flavors of autumn, like pumpkin spice and cinnamon.

Activities to Savor:

  1. Live Music: The air is filled with the sweet sounds of local musicians. Enjoy live performances while you stroll through the market, creating the perfect backdrop to your fall shopping.
  2. Scenic Strolls: Don't forget to venture up and down Schuyler Ave and visit our local shops, boutiques, and restaurants open during the market.
  3. Community Connection: The Farmers' Market isn't just about shopping; it's a place to connect with friends and neighbors. Reconnect with the community and share stories over your favorite fall goods!


Whether you're in search of fresh produce, delicious treats, or a dose of local culture, our market has it all!

Grab your coziest sweater and your shopping bags, bring your dog and your friends, and head to the Kankakee Farmers' Market!

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Hours: Saturday 8:00am to Noon

Location: Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in Downtown Kankakee

Season: Every Saturday May 6 through October 28