Fall in Love with Northwest Arkansas’ Fabulous Farmers Markets

Photo courtesy Fayetteville A&P

Enjoy and Celebrate the Seasonal Bounty at NWA’s Farmers Markets!

Fall is a great time to visit Northwest Arkansas’ farmers markets! Autumn harvests abound as many of the region’s farmers markets draw to a close in October and November. The air is crisp and the offerings are pleasing to the palate, eyes and ears. Seasonal fruits and vegetables including pumpkins, squash, apples and greens are plenty. In addition to delicious locally grown fall produce, you’ll find unique artisan made crafts, live music and more!

Fayetteville Farmers Market / Historic Downtown Square / fayettevillefarmersmarket.org

Open through Nov. 29, the award-winning Fayetteville Farmers Market offers the finest in locally produced vegetables, flowers, plants, baked goods and juried arts and crafts from the four-county area. While Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. is still the “big” market with street performers and local musicians, the market is also open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. A second location is now open on Sundays at the Jefferson Center Playground, 612 S. College Ave.

Springdale Farmers Market / The Jones Center at Emma Ave. and Hwy. 265 / springdalefarmersmarket.org

Open through Oct. 31, the Springdale Farmers Market is on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. All of the products you’ll find are grown or made by farmers and craft vendors in the four-county area. There’s an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, raw honey, nuts, farm fresh eggs and more.

Rogers Farmers Market / Historic Downtown at N. First and E. Walnut Streets / rogersfarmersmarket.org

Open through October on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., fall at the Rogers Farmers Market brings an abundance of winter squash, purple hull peas, yams, and then the season closes with the annual pumpkin festival.

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Photo courtesy Visit Rogers

Bentonville Farmers Market / Historic Downtown Square / downtownbentonville.org

Now in its 37th year, the Bentonville Farmers Market is a producer-only market offering a wide variety of high quality local foods, produce, meats, art and crafts. This market is open on Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Wednesdays from 2:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Also woven into the market experience are special activities and events, including chef demonstrations. Wednesday markets are held at the new Bentonville Community Center.

Siloam Springs Farmers Market / Downtown City Park / mainstreetsiloam.org

This market is open Tuesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., April through Oct. 24. You can even pre-order local goods each week through siloamsprings.locallygrown.net, and pick up your order on Saturday.

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Photo courtesy City of Siloam Springs

Eureka Springs Farmers Market / Pine Mountain Village on Hwy. 62 / eurekaspringsfarmersmarket.com

The first solar powered market in Arkansas, this open-air market is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. from April through October and from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. from November through March. It’s the go-to source for organic, naturally grown food in Carroll County.

Madison County – Huntsville Farmers Market / Historic Downtown Square / facebook.com/HuntsvilleFarmersMarketinMadisonCounty

Held each Tuesday and Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., you’ll find fresh produce and unique crafts sold by area farmers.

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