Food & Drink

Farmers Markets in the Cedar Valley

CATEGORIES

posted on Friday, May 6, 2016

Spring is here and so are the Farmers Markets! The markets are open for the season beginning Saturday, May 7.

Farmers Market1

Waterloo's downtown Farmers Market, the RiverLoop Farmers Market, is located at the RiverLoop Expo Grounds, 460 Jefferson St. It will be open every Saturday from May 7-October 29 from 8am-Noon. And, they have added some new features to this year's market. Not only will you be able to purchase a wide variety of fresh produce and unique local gifts, but you'll also have the opportunity to enjoy live music, complimentary fresh hot coffee, and free games and craft activities for kids. You can also have a snack or lunch at the market with food and beverages available for purchase.

Farmers Market2

Two more Waterloo Farmers Markets are held every week in the Kimball Ridge area.

Tuesday
Kimball Ridge Farmers Market
May 3-October 25, 3:30-6pm
Kimball & Ridgeway Ave, Waterloo (behind Cancer Treatment Center and KFC)

Saturday
Kimball Ridge Family Market
May 7-October 29 from 8am-Noon
NE corner of Kimball & Ridgeway Ave, Waterloo

Farmers Market3

Listed below are several other markets held throughout the Cedar Valley. 

Wednesday
Evansdale Farmers Market
May-Oct, 2:30-5:30pm
3524 Lafayette St, Evansdale

Thursday
College Hill Farmers Market
June-Oct, 4-6pm
2205 College St, Cedar Falls

Saturday
Cedar Falls Farmers Market
May 7-October 29, 8:30am-Noon
Overman Park, 300 Clay St, Cedar Falls

You'll find plenty of fresh, local produce and crafts no matter which market you choose. Happy Spring everyone!


- Annette Freeseman, Waterloo Convention & Visitors Bureau

  1. agriculture
  2. cedar valley
  3. downtown
  4. eat
  5. events
  6. family fun
  7. farmers markets
  8. food & drink
  9. iowa
  10. live music
  11. shopping
  12. spring
  13. waterloo