Compiled by Jenna-Lee Neff
Fall is here and, with the cooler temperatures, comes an influx of farmers markets. We’ve rounded up a list of farmers markets nearby so you can check out farm fresh foods and homemade wares near you.
Park West Market
Featuring more than 100 vendors and food trucks, Park West Market will be set up every Saturday in the parking lot behind Cold Beer and Cheeseburgers. Vendors include local purveyors such as San Tan Honey Farms, Ryan Alarie (RA) Seasonings, Food Evolves, Sunsational Gifts, Desert Dog Treat Bar, and more.
Hours: Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Address: Park West, 9744 W Northern Avenue, Peoria
Smith’s Local Farmers Market
Shop locally grown produce, gourmet goodies and food, food trucks, arts & crafts and more, all while you enjoy live entertainment!
Hours: Third Sunday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Address: 29701 N. Sunrise Point, Peoria
Pinnacle Peak Farmer’s Market
Pinnacle Peak Farmer’s Market is a weekly Saturday morning market held at Deer Valley Towne Center.
Hours: Open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Address: 2805 W. Agua Fria Fwy., Phoenix
Arrowhead Farmer’s Market
The Arrowhead Farmer’s Market is a weekly Saturday morning market located on the north side of the Arrowhead Town Center mall parking lot in front of the old Sears building next to the AMC movie theater.
Hours: Open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 1.m.
Address: 7780 W. Arrowhead Towne Center, Glendale
Jenna-Lee Neff is a freelance journalist, digital audience analyst, and nonprofit public relations professional. Learn more about her work at jennaleeneff.com.