The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is a hub for community members to gather, enjoy live music, and shop for locally sourced products.
This year, the market is inviting vendors to apply for a spot in the 2023 season, which runs from the first weekend in May to the last weekend in October.
Located at the intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in Downtown Kankakee, the market is the only one in the area that takes place on Saturdays, making it a popular destination for locals and visitors alike. People from neighboring states often travel to Kankakee to enjoy the fresh produce, handmade goods, and freshly-made, ready-to-eat foods.
Vendors interested in participating in this year’s market are encouraged to fill out an application on the Downtown Kankakee website. The process is simple, and spots are filling up quickly, so interested vendors are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. The application link can be found at www.downtownkankakee.com/downtown/farmers-market/.
The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is family-friendly and offers activities and music to visitors of all ages. With shopping carts available for customers, it’s easy to peruse the various vendors and find the perfect products for your home.
If you’re looking to shop local and support your community, the Kankakee Farmers’ Market is the perfect destination. Open every Saturday from 8 am to 12 pm, May through October, the market offers an opportunity to connect with local farmers and artisans while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of Downtown Kankakee.
Join the Kankakee Farmers’ Market community as a vendor this year and be a part of this beloved tradition. Apply today and secure your spot at one of the most popular farmers’ markets in the area!