The summer season is a great time to visit any of the local Farmers Markets in the Snoqualmie Valley to get freshly picked food for your weekly menu planning or try something new for a twist of flavor. The markets are a vibrant gathering place where farmers, artisans, and local vendors offer an amazing selection of seasonal produce and specialty items. Invite a friend to browse the bounty of the market with you, while listening to live music, and get a taste of the season on your plate!
Tuesdays, 8am – 5pm, through Oct 16
Stossel Ave NE & W Bird St., Carnation
A welcoming place for everyone to gather, the Carnation Farmers Market, is hosted under a beautiful outdoor market shelter that was built in 2011 during the Tolt Commons Community Shelters project. The market features an array of farm fresh produce, specialty products, live music and art, chef demonstrations, and a Kids’ Tent for children to play. Vendors are known for their preparation tips and love sharing their favorite recipes – just ask! Find a seat at one of the picnic tables or thrown down a blanket and enjoy the summertime market experience.
Thursdays, 3 – 7pm, through Oct 11
15820 Main St NE, Duvall
(on Brown Ave., one block East of Main Street)
Where real people meet real food, the Duvall Farmers Market, is an inviting blend of fresh food and community – all in one stop! Leisurely shop for your take-home bounty to the tune of live music while browsing a rotating variety of produce, freshly baked goods, artisan crafts, and more.
Fridays, 2 – 6pm, through Aug 31
38767 SE River Street, Snoqualmie
A fresh addition to the Snoqualmie Valley’s Farmers Market offerings, the Heirloom Green Market, brings together local vendors to showcase fresh produce and heirloom bites. Live music will be playing, and the kitchen will be open for food and beverages – a perfect summer social spot to meet up with friends!
Thursdays, 4 – 8pm, through Sept 6
Si View Park
400 SE Orchard Drive, North Bend
You’ll really taste the difference when you shop local, fresh produce at the North Bend Farmers Market. A summertime tradition in its 13th year at Si View Park, the market has just the right evening atmosphere for a relaxed shopping experience and plenty of inspiring ideas for your next home cooked meal. At the market you can taste the freshness, meet the farmers, learn cooking tips, and discover a variety of unique hand-crafted wares. The whole family will enjoy the live summer concerts in the park (6-7:30pm) and activities for the children while you explore and taste the market.
More ways to get your local farm fresh food!
Many farms have farm stands and stores, open throughout much of the year. Follow our local food and farm itinerary to explore some of these notable spots or browse the interactive Savor Snoqualmie Valley map to find activities at local farms, including Oxbow Farm, and many others in the Valley.
And the summertime is the best time to pick your own berries fresh-from-the-vine! Blueberries are ripening in the Valley right now at Blue Dog Farm, Bybee Farms, Cottage Gardens Blueberry Farm, and Henna Blueberry Farm.
Coming soon – Carnation Farms is planning to open a farm stand in August!
Farmers Markets and farm stands are a great way to get local food and connect with farmers all year round!