Top 10 Farmers Markets in Denver

Sink you teeth into Colorado's freshest produce

Freshen up your meals with some fresh produce from farmers markets in Denver. Most markets are held throughout the summer, with fruits and vegetables varying by season. If you're in town between July and September, stock up on some famous Colorado peaches during your visit.

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    Cherry Creek Fresh Market

    Cherry Creek Farmers Market
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    The Cherry Creek Fresh Market takes place in the parking lot at the intersection of East First Avenue and University Boulevard. The market features fresh fruit, flowers, and veggies, as well as homemade goodies such as muffins and crepes. Rain or shine. Free parking. ​

    When: Saturdays and Wednesdays (May through October)

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    South Pearl Street Farmers Market

    Old South Pearl Street Farmers Market
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    The South Pearl Street Farmers Market takes place along several blocks near the intersection of South Pearl Street and Iowa Avenue. You'll find more than 100 vendors at this market. Don't miss special events such as the chili cook-off, car show, and Halloween parade. The last Sunday of the month also features an upscale flea market.

    When: Sundays (May through November)

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    City Park Esplanade Fresh Market

    City Park Farmers Market
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    The City Park Esplanade Fresh Market takes place at Sullivan Fountain at the intersection of East Colfax Avenue and Columbine Street. Rain or shine. ​​​

    When: ​​Sundays (June through October)

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    Stapleton Fresh Market

    Stapleton Farmers Market
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    The Stapleton Fresh Market takes place on the Founders Green next to the intersection of 29th Avenue and Roslyn Street. Don't miss the freshly popped kettle corn and other tasty snacks while you browse for healthy produce.  Rain or shine. ​

    When: ​​Sundays (June through October)

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    Highlands Ranch Farmers Market
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    The Highlands Ranch Farmers Market takes place at the Highlands Ranch Town Center Square at 9288 Dorchester St.  Vendors include Rocky Mountain Rice Company and Styria Bakery II. Highlands Ranch is about 30 minutes south of downtown Denver.

    When: Sundays (May through October)

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    Wheat Ridge Farmers Market

    Wheat Ridge Farmers Market
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    The Wheat Ridge Farmers Market takes place at St. James Episcopal Church at 8235 W. 44th Ave. Wheat Ridge is about 20 minutes west of downtown Denver. 

    When: Thursdays (July through September)

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    Landmark Greenwood Village Fresh Market

    Landmark Greenwood Village Farmers Market
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    The Landmark Greenwood Village Fresh Market takes place at the Landmark shopping center at 7600 Landmark Way. The market offers fresh fruits and veggies, as well as other gourmet staples for residents of Greenwood Village and Denver's other south suburbs.​​ Rain or shine.

    When: ​Saturdays (June through September)

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    Southwest Plaza Farmers Market

    Southwest Plaza Farmers Market
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    The Southwest Plaza Farmers Market takes place at the Southwest Plaza Mall parking lot at the intersection of South Wadsworth Boulevard and West Bowles Avenue. After shopping, you can browse more than 150 stores at the mall. The location is about 30 miles southeast of downtown Denver.

    When: Saturdays  (May through October)

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    Littleton Farmers Market

    Aspen Grove Farmers Market
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    The Littleton Farmers Market takes place at the Aspen Grove Lifestyle Center at 7301 S. Santa Fe Dr. If you want to be even more eco-friendly, take the light rail to Aspen Grove to reduce your carbon footprint. Littleton is about 20 minutes south of downtown Denver.

    When: ​Wednesdays (June through October)

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    Lakewood Farmers Market

    Lakewood Farmers Market
    ••• Photo © Nina Snyder

    The Lakewood Farmers Market offers fresh produce in the shaded parking lot of the Mile Hi Church at 9077 W. Alameda Ave. just off South Garrison Street. The market also offers sweet treats such as kettle corn. It's about 15 minutes east of downtown Denver.

    When: Saturdays (June through September)