Mike Terry, Deseret News archive
SALT LAKE CITY — Fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables. Handmade crafts artfully produced with brightly-colored materials. The beat of various music genres in the background. The buzz of conversation electrifying the air as buyers weave in and out of the lines of booths. All this means one thing: It's farmers market season.
While the markets have many unifying factors, each is unique in its products, location and time. Here is a list of more than 40 farmers markets available throughout Utah this season:
Box Elder/Cache Counties
Cache Valley Gardeners' Market: Merlin Olsen Park, 100 S. 200 East, Logan, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 15 (www.gardenersmarket.org)
Petersen's Farmers Market: 2759 S. Highway 89, Nibley, Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through October (435-730-2687)
Paradise: Paradise Park, 9000 S. 100 West, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to dusk through Sept. 28 (www.paradisemarket.org)
Richmond Harvest Market at Rockhill: Rockhill Farm, 563 S. State, Richmond, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 15 (www.richmond-utah.com)
Bountiful: 100 S. 100 East, Thursdays, 4 p.m.-7 p.m., through Oct. 15 (801-721-1642)
Clearfield: 825 S. State, Wednesdays, 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m. through October (801-525-2700 or www.clearfieldcity.org)
Kaysville: Utah Botanical Center, 920 S. 50 West, Thursdays, 5 p.m.-8 p.m. through Oct. 6.
Syracuse: RC Willey, 1693 W. 2700 South, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. through September (801-774-2800)
Ogden: 25th Street and Grant Avenue, Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Sept. 24 (www.ogdenfarmersmarket.com)
Salt Lake County
Herriman: Main Street Park, 13011 S. Pioneer, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., July 30-Oct. 15. (801-793-8800 or www.herrimanfarmersmarket.com)
Holladay Harvest Festival: City Hall, 4580 S. 2300 East, Saturdays, 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Aug. 20-Sept. 10 (801-272-9450 or www.cityofholladay.com)
Millcreek Community Market: Historic Baldwin Radio Factory, 3474 S. 2300 East, Thursdays, 4 p.m. to dusk through Sept. 29 (801-842-9167 or www.millcreekcommunitymarket.com)
Murray: Murray Park, 150 E. 5200 South, Fridays and Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., August-October (801-233-3010)
Salt Lake City Downtown Farmers Market: Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 West, Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 22.
Salt Lake Market on State: 1050 S. State, Tuesdays and Saturdays, 3 p.m.-7 p.m., year round (www.marketonstate.com)
Salt Lake People's Market: International Peace Gardens, 1000 S. 900 West, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 23 (www.slcpeoplesmarket.org)
South Jordan: South Jordan Towne Center, 1600 W. 10600 South, Saturdays, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., August-October (www.southjordanfarmersmarket.com)
Sugar House Farmers Market: Monument Plaza, 2100 S. 1100 East, Fridays, 4 p.m.-8 p.m. through Oct. 14 (www.sugarhousefarmersmarket.com)
University of Utah: Tanner Plaza, 201 S. 1460 East, Thursdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 18-Oct. 6 (www.sustainability.utah.edu/farmersmarket)
West Jordan Farmers Market: 7975 S. Redwood Road, Tuesdays, 3 p.m. -7 p.m., Aug. 2-Oct. 25 (801-569-5100 or www.wjordan.com)
Wasatch Front Farmers Market: Wheeler Farm, 6351 S. 900 East, Sundays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Sept. 25 (801-792-1419 or www.wasatchfrontfarmersmarket.org)
- The 16 most interesting college lists...
- Former Utah basketball player spreads hope...
- 9 Mormon moments in Sundance Film Festival...
- Linda & Richard Eyre: Why you don't want your...
- Dear Dad, you’re doing it all wrong (a...
- W. Bradford Wilcox: Yes, women and children...
- The Clean Cut: LDS 'Voice' contestant...
- 7 unique adventure dates for two, on the cheap
- Former Utah basketball player spreads... 24
- Southern California conference... 12
- Pornography addiction: another reason... 11
- Erin Stewart: Is free-range parenting... 8
- The U.S. could do much more for abused... 7
- The Clean Cut: New BMW i3 Super Bowl ad... 2
- From the Homefront: The good game:... 2
- Emma Watson to star in live-action... 1