Bays de Noc Farmers Markets – Fresh, delicious and ready-to-eat
When it comes to deeply satisfying farm- or coop-to-table foods, nothing compares to the bushels of goodness you’ll find at the Escanaba-area farmers markets.
Depending on the day and location, you can gather fresh-picked juicy fruits and crisp vegetables, gluten-free and traditional baked goods, jams, GMO-free meats, mushrooms, fish, maple syrup, smoked meats and locally made crafts. Talk with the farmers and get recipe ideas. Some markets also offer food trucks, live music and places your kids can play after you’ve finished shopping.
To learn more about each market’s offerings, click on the sites below. Then bring a basket or market bag to fill with tasty additions for your picnics, cookouts, snack breaks and meals.
Escanaba Farmers Market | May-October | Wednesdays 3-6 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. | 1501 Ludington St., Escanaba | Winter 10 a.m.-1 p.m. |
Gladstone Farmers Market | May-September | Mondays from 3-6 p.m. | Next door to the Gladstone Square Pharmacy, 911 Delta Ave, Gladstone
Rapid River Farmers Market | June-August | Thursdays 3-6 p.m., 10465 S. Main St., Rapid River
Whether you’re staying awhile or just passing through, improve your trip by swinging by one of these farmers markets to find dishes for your next meal. You’ll savor every yummy bite!