6 local markets you need to visit in and around Edmonton this fall

Sep 22 2021, 7:17 pm

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Autumn has arrived in Edmonton, and there are still plenty of fantastic local markets to get your farm-fresh produce fix or some unique artisan goodies.

Farmers’ markets just hit differently in the fall, with specialty items galore, like pumpkin-spiced drinks, cookies and even beers. And you can’t forget the pumpkin pies and hand-crafted Halloween items.

Edmonton Downtown Farmers’ Market

This is a must-hit jewel of the downtown market scene if you are in the area looking for a great market to visit. Check out the brewery, meat, body care and fresh produce vendors. It’s been around for a long time; if it lasts, that has got to mean it’s good!

Address: 10305 97 Street NW, Edmonton
Hours: 9 am to 3 pm Saturday, 11 am to 3 pm Sunday


Bountiful Farmers’ Market

The massive space and plenty of vendors make Bountiful Market a perfect one-stop shop for anything you want this fall. When you are all done shopping for some goods, grab a coffee or a bite to eat at the various food vendors that are lined up in the building. It’s a complete treat, no tricks!

Address: 3696 97 Street NW, Edmonton
Hours: 10 am to 4 pm Friday and Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday


Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market

Simply one of the best local markets in Edmonton, the Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market has everything you want. Fresh produce, honey, hand-made clothing, beer, items for your pets, baked goods, you name it, they will likely have it. It’s a massive market, so be sure to take your time checking everything out.

Address: 10310 83 Avenue NW, Edmonton
Hours: 8 am to 3 pm on Saturdays


Salisbury Farmers’ Market

Tucked away just one mile south of Wye Road, the Salisbury Farmers’ Market provides year-round goods and produce for shoppers outside until mid-October, before switching to indoors until April. There are plenty of fall-themed products to be had, with breads/baking and home decor vendors galore.

Address:  52337 Range Road 232, Sherwood Park
Hours: 4 pm to 7:30 pm on Thursdays


Miller Crossing Farmers’ Market

Located at the Royal Canadian Kingsway Legion Branch #175, the Miller Crossing Farmers’ Market is held outdoors until October 7, when it switches indoors until the end of the year. Dozens of vendors are on hand selling a wide variety of products, including fresh produce, perogies, cabbage rolls, jams, jellies and hand-made goods.

Address: 14339 50 Street, Edmonton
Hours: 11 am to 3 pm on Sundays


Sherwood Park Farmers’ Market

Running for more than four decades, the Sherwood Park Farmers’ Market has delicious produce, baked goods, candy, sweets, specialty crafts and beverages alongside season concessions.

Address: Box 57062, Sherwood Park
Hours: 2 to 7 pm on Wednesdays

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