Meeting the people who grow your food, and enjoying fresh, seasonal flavours and colours— just a few reasons to discover the region’s Farmers’ Markets this summer. As you stroll through the market, you’ll want to have both hands available to pick up local products, sample goodies, and experience connecting with your community, artisans, + farmers. These local markets in the region provide an opportunity for locals + visitors to find local and unique produce and products.
Leduc Farmers Market
Thursdays and Saturdays, 10:00AM – 1:30PM
The Leduc Farmers Market has been supporting local growers, makers, and entrepreneurs for over 40 years. It continues to thrive outdoors and runs from mid-May until the end of September each year. This market has a great selection of vendors selling everything from fresh produce and meat, to candles, fresh flowers, and jewelry. For the freshest, best-tasting food and to support your local economy, be sure to visit the Leduc Farmers Market!
Beaumont Alberta Farmers Market
Centre-ville Park (behind Chartier)
Thursdays, 5:00 – 8:00PM
Come for your go-to vendor, leave with some new favourites! The Beaumont Alberta Farmers Market has a variety of amazing vendors from fruits, veggies, bakers, meats, jams, adult beverages, gifts, and so much more! Every week’s vendor lineup is posted on their Facebook page the night before the market, so make sure to check it out before coming.
New Sarepta Farmers Market
Tuesdays, 4:00 – 7:00PM
Get ready to stroll this sweet little market for some fresh veggies, savoury meats, unique crafts, or beautiful jewelry. How often do you meet face to face with the person who made, baked or grew your food? This is a great chance to ask questions about how vegetables are grown or the creative process of their artwork.
Market on Main
Fridays, 4:00 – 8:00PM
The Market on Main is a gathering of community and regional makers, bakers, growers, artisans, and local businesses in this idyllic park. With fresh goods, hand made products, entertainment, and food, shopping is a pleasure rather than a chore! Meet your friends, bring your family on your way to the lake, or take an outing for yourself and embrace the small-town feel.
The Devon Lions Farmers Market
Thursdays, 2:00 – 5:00PM
Discover unique and an amazing array of produce, meats, and baking that you don’t see in your supermarket. Most of the foods found at the market are minimally processed and you can help champion farmland preservation by purchasing products at the market!
Downtown Market Series
Downtown Lot (beside Devon Eye Clinic)
Saturdays, July 2 & 23 + August 6 & 20; 12:00 – 5:00PM
This is a brand-new market series to foster community while showcasing local vendors and businesses. Plus, enjoy live music by local artists, engage in activities for kids, and discover picnic areas to enjoy your treats. Each event will be an opportunity for residents to get out with family, socialize with friends, and support local!
So, get ready your reusable bags and cash, and head to these vibrant, local Farmers’ Markets in the beautiful Leduc region! While you’re there, take the time to start a conversation with the hard-working farmers and vendors. Farmers Markets are for everyone, designed to be accessible and to create community.
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