The Fairgrounds Farmers Market will open for seasonal operation, exact dates to be determined each year. For the 2010 season, the Market will be open Saturdays May 1st thru September 25th from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

When produce is most bountiful, June 16th thru September 22nd, the Market will also be open Wednesdays from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The Market will be located the majority of days in the parking lot at the Knox County Fairgrounds at 1392 Knox Highway 9, Fairgrounds, IL 61448. When the Fairgrounds has events scheduled that conflict with the Market, the Market will move to James Knox Park in downtown Knoxville.

This is a local, producer-only market with local being defined as Knox and its surrounding counties.

Listing last updated on Apr 13, 2010

Our Market strives to bring you healthy, local food and artisanal bounty, plus activities and fun for the whole family. Our goal is to operate a vibrant farmers market that contributes to the success of local food growers and producers, strengthens our food economy and serves as a community gathering place.



Schedule and Location:

Saturdays 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Wednesdays 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm

At the Knox County Fairgrounds -- in case of a previously scheduled event, the market will move to James Knox Park in downtown Knoxville.



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Friendly vendors with home grown produce only. You will not find shipped in produce at this market so don't go looking for corn in early June! It is not in season yet!!

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