Want to buy locally? There is no better way than to shop for produce, meat, cheese, baked goods, salsa, homemade wares and plants at your local farmers markets. Here are some farmers markets taking place around Central Ohio. The list is not all-inclusive and many more may be located using a simple web search. Support local economy. Shop at farmers markets.
If you are aware of other farmers markets in outlying areas around Central Ohio, please leave a comment below. This article will be updated accordingly.
Athens - 1000 E. State St., Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (April 21 - December) and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (year-round), www.athensfarmersmarket.org/
Baltimore - W. Market & N. High, www.baltimoredowntownrestoration.com/
Bremen - Broad & Main, Saturdays 9 a.m. to 12 noon (June 5 - September 25)
Lancaster - Main & Broad, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 12 noon (both May 1 - October 30), www.lancasterfarmersmarket.org/
Numerous Farmers Markets take place within Franklin County. A few are listed below. To find more go to: ohiofarmersmarkets.osu.edu/
Canal Winchester - Main St., Saturdays 8 a.m. to 12 noon (May 22 - August 28, closed August 7 for a festival; Fall Harvest Market resumes on October 9 and runs 3 weeks) and Wednesdays 5 to 7 p.m. (July 7 - August 25), www.mainstreetcanalwinchester.org/farmers_market.asp
Clintonville - www.clintonvillefarmersmarket.org/
Columbus, Pearl Alley - Pearl Alley, one block north of the Ohio Statehouse, Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (May 18 - October), www.downtowncolumbus.com/pearlmarket/
Columbus Winter Farmers Market - columbuswinterfarmersmarket.com/blog/
North Market - www.northmarket.com/meet-the-market/farmers-market
Hocking Hills/Logan - behind Logan-Hocking Activity Center, Saturdays 9 a.m. to 12 noon (May - October), hockinghillsfarmersmarket.org/
Granville - N. Main between College & Broadway, Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon (May 22 - October 23), www.granvilleareachamberofcommerce.com/index.php
Zanesville - Zanesville Fairgrounds, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 12 noon (May - October), www.zanesvillefarmersmarket.com/
New Lexington - Brown St. next to Courthouse, Fridays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (May - October)
Somerset - UNCONFIRMED: Public Square, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (May - October), check back for updated information
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