The month of May marks the beginning of the farmers market season! Omaha is home to several farmers markets where you can find fresh, locally grown produce, organic treats, and more — you just have to know where to go.
With all of the farmers markets that have popped up in recent years, we decided to explore and highlight some of our favorites. So if you’re looking to fill your fridge with some fresh, local goodies, here are the best farmers markets in Omaha you need to check out!
#1 Omaha Farmers Market in the Old Market
Over 100 vendors gather every Saturday in the Old Market to offer fresh produce, plants, baked goods, meat products, crafts, and organic produce making it a true destination for locals and tourists alike.
Location: 11th and Jackson, Old Market
Summer Schedule: Starts May 7, Saturdays 8 am - 12:30 pm
#2 Omaha Farmers Market at Aksarben Village
This constantly-expanding farmers market now features over 85 vendors with fresh fruits and vegetables, music, and wonderful smells filling the air.
Location: 67th Street & Center, Aksarben Village
Summer Schedule: Starts May 8, Sundays 9 am - 1 pm
#3 Village Pointe Farmers Market
At the Village Pointe Farmers Market you can find some of the best local food in Omaha, including organic food, farm fresh eggs, grass fed beef, artisan cheese, and local honey.
Location: 168th & West Dodge, Village Pointe Shopping Center
Summer Schedule: Starts May 7, Saturdays 8 am - 1 pm
#4 Benson Farmers Market
Locals flock to the Benson Farmers Market for great deals on locally grown produce and artisan foods. There’s also live music every week and “Flea Market Saturdays” held on the last Saturday of every month.
Location: 4343 N. 52nd St & Ames Ave (Omaha Home For Boys)
Summer Schedule: Starts May 7, Saturdays 9 am - 1 pm
#5 Papillion Farmers Market
Along with fresh produce and baked goods, the Papillion Farmers Market includes a variety of artists and home-based businesses offering an array of local art and products to purchase and enjoy.
Location: City Park on the corner of Washington (84th) Street and Lincoln Road
Summer Schedule: Starts June 1, Wednesdays 5 pm - 8 pm
#6 Charles Drew Health Center Market
This farmers market focuses on fresh, local produce. Market goers can pick up sweet corn, peppers, tomatoes, watermelon, and much more starting mid-July.
Location: 2915 Grant Street
Summer Schedule: Starting July 22, Wednesdays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
#7 Bellevue Farmers Market
The Bellevue Farmers Market is located in the lovely Washington Park with a picnic area and playground. This market is family-friendly and pet-friendly with events organized every weekend — including live music, cooking demos, and hands-on activities.
Location: 20th & Franklin, Washington Park
Summer Schedule: Starting May 14, Saturdays 8 am - 12pm
Have another favorite Omaha farmers market to add to the list? Let us know in the comments!
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