Many farmers are eager to share the fruits of their harvest with customers around our Spokane homes for sale. Rather than heading all the way out to a local farm, though, why not stop by one of Spokane's many farmers markets instead? Fresh local produce is one of the many perks of living in the Spokane area.
The markets listed below are some of the most popular in the city – and best of all, many of them offer afternoon and evening hours to make shopping even more convenient for you.
- The Thursday Market - 924 S Perry Street, Spokane, WA 99202
The Thursday Market is a small South Perry area market that runs from May to October. Every Thursday, starting at 3 PM and ending at 7 PM, vendors such as Achele Farms, Hierophant Meadery, Good 'Dilla, and Redline Jewelry gather to sell their wares.
This market is intended to serve as a place to showcase the products of local growers and craftspeople while also providing quality fresh food at an affordable price. Come with a budget and see how much produce you can get for your money! Our real estate agents love stopping by to find something new every week.
- The Spokane Valley Farmers Market - 2426 N Discovery Place, Spokane Valley, WA 99216
The Spokane Valley Farmers Market operates each Friday between 4 PM and 8 PM from June to mid-September. This event is a bit more entertainment-oriented than most on this list, incorporating live music and other performances to turn the shopping space into a great place to spend a fun evening.
This event is also part of the KERNEL (Kids Eating Right – Nutrition and Exercise for Life) program for children 5 to 12, offering a free educational activity to help kids learn more about where their food comes from.
- Fairwood Farmers Market – 319 W Hastings Road, Spokane, WA 99218
The Fairwood Farmers Market is open every Tuesday between 3 PM to 7 PM from May to October. Its stated mission is to bring more commercial activity to the Fairwood District of North Spokane.
In keeping with this goal, the market has attracted a wide variety of vendors from all around the Spokane area. Shop for some fresh steaks at Browning Beef, pick up a treat at The Scone Ranger, or browse the scented homewares available from Shady Slopes Lavender – you can get it all done in just a few steps.
- Spokane Farmers' Market – 20 W 5th Avenue, Spokane, WA 99202
The Spokane Farmers' Market has been bringing fresh produce and other goodies to the city's residents since 1998. It is currently open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8 AM to 1 PM until the end of October, giving you plenty of time to stop by before the end of the season.
The bulk of their vendors sell typical market items like meat, eggs, baked goods, produce, and fresh flowers. A few also carry products like hard cider, candles, and Italian sodas.
Ready to find a new home near your favorite markets? Contact us today to get in touch with one of our agents.