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Are you a local restaurant or grocery store wanting to purchase from a local grower? Do you need to find a food pantry or free meal site? Use our maps to help you find what you need and get connected. Whether you are a restaurant, grocery store or caterer looking to serve local food or trying to find a free meal site, we can help you get connected. Eat Greater Des Moines will help foster these connections and will ensure food access for Central Iowans.

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Title: Beaverdale Farmers Market
Contact : Jane Gasperi
Phone : 515-650-1652
E-Mail : info@beaverdalefarmersmarket.org
Website URL : http://beaverdalefarmersmarket.org/
Days/Months Open : June - September
Hours Open : Tuesdays 4:00 - 7:30 pm
SNAP Accepted : yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted : Yes
DUFB Location : Yes
More Information : The Beaverdale Farmers Market season runs from June to mid-September and features vendors, entertainers and consumers who value fresh, local food. Market hours are Tuesday from 4:30 to 7:30. Located on Urbandale Avenue between Beaver Ave. and 42nd St. Urbandale Ave. will be closed each week near Acanthus Lodge for the market. Vendors offer fresh produce, baked goods, locally produced meats and hand-crafted wares. Tables and chairs will be available, so enjoy dinner and music as you shop.
Title: Capitol Complex Farmers Market
Contact: Suzy Trotter
Phone: 515-281-7259
E-Mail : suzy.trotter@iowa.gov
Website URL:
Days/Months Open:June - September
Hours Open:Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
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Title: Carlisle Farmers Market
Contact: Marilyn Goodhue
Phone: 515.989.3140
E-Mail : mmgoodhue06@yahoo.com
Website URL: https://www.facebook.com/CarlisleFarmersMarket/
Days/Months Open:June - October
Hours Open:Saturday 8:30am - 11:30am
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
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Title: Dexter Farmers Market
Contact: Leisa Hasty
Phone: 515-523-1737
E-Mail :
Website URL:
Days/Months Open:June - October
Hours Open:Tuesdays, 5:00 - 6:30 pm
SNAP Accepted:No
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:No
DUFB Location:No
More Information:The Farmers Market is held at Lawbaugh Park from May thru October at 5:00 PM on Wednesdays. Fruits, vegetables, eggs, meats, baked goods, and crafts are offered for sale.
Title: Dallas Center Farmers Market
Contact: Dan or Donna Wagner
Phone: 515-992-3220
E-Mail : drfire@juno.com
Website URL: http://www.dallascenter.com/dallascenter-event-farmersmarket.php
Days/Months Open:June-September
Hours Open:Friday, 4-7:00 pm
SNAP Accepted:No
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
More Information:The Dallas Center Farmers’ Market was started in 2008. Dallas Center area produce growers and arts/crafts vendors, etc., participate and are not charged registration or space fees.
Title: Downtown Farmers Market
Contact: Kelly Foss
Phone: (515) 286-4928
E-Mail : kfoss@downtowndsmusa.com
Website URL: http://desmoinesfarmersmarket.com
Days/Months Open:May - October
Hours Open:Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to noon (Oct. 8:00 a.m. to noon)
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
More Information:The Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market takes place in the Court Avenue District on Saturdays. Winter markets are held in Capitol Square. Support local agriculture and buy direct from Iowa farmers while shopping the Downtown Farmers’ Market - presented by UnityPoint Health - Des Moines. The Downtown Farmers’ Market presents Iowa producers from 58 counties across Iowa, offering fresh fruit, vegetables and so much more every Saturday, May - October. You’ll find fresh herbs, beautiful flowers, farm fresh eggs, local wineries, a delicious assortment of goat cheese, an endless selection of baked goods, and many varieties of Iowa raised meat such as beef, pork, chicken, turkey, goat, rabbit, lamb and tilapia.
Title: Drake Neighborhood Farmers Market
Contact: Frieda Bequeaith
Phone: 515-421-8851
E-Mail : info@drakefarmersmarket.org
Website URL: www.drakefarmersmarket.org
Days/Months Open:June - July
Hours Open:Wednesday, 4:00 - 7:00 pm
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:Yes
Title: Eastside Farmers Market
Contact: Shawnna Wathen
Phone: 515-556-2102
E-Mail : slwathen78@gmail.com
Website URL:
Days/Months Open:May - October
Hours Open:Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
More Information:Find a variety of produce, baked goods, crafts, plants and fresh eggs.
Title: Historic Valley Junction Farmers Market
Contact: Jamie Lamb
Phone: (515) 222-3642
E-Mail : events@valleyjunction.com
Website URL: http://www.valleyjunction.com/
Days/Months Open:May - September
Hours Open:Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
SNAP Accepted:Yes
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:Yes
More Information:The Historic Valley Junction Farmers Market is home to over 100 weekly vendors selling fresh produce, baked goods, plants and flowers, arts and crafts and prepared foods. Join your friends and neighbors from 4:00 - 8:00 pm each Thursday.
Title: Indianola Farmers Market
Contact: Kathy De Angelo
Phone: 515-961-4727
E-Mail : mdeangelo@mercydesmoines.org
Website URL:
Days/Months Open:June - October
Hours Open:Sat. 8am-12pm, Wed. 2pm-6pm
SNAP Accepted:No
FMNP/SFMNP Accepted:Yes
DUFB Location:No
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