Nothing tastes better than fresh produce in the summertime! Farmers markets are fun for the whole family and the stateline has some of the best ones around. No matter what day of the week it is, you can find a great farmers market in the stateline area. Here are nine farmers markets in Rockford, Beloit, Belvidere, Rockton, and Janesville you must visit this summer.

Edgebrook Farmers Market

1639 N Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL

Every Wednesday

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

May 2 – October 31, 2018

Local farmers selling high-quality vegetables, fruits, flowers, plants, baked goods, honey, eggs, and more. View a list of vendors here.

 

Rockton River Market

150 E. Hawick Street, Rockton, IL

Every Wednesday

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

June 6 – August 29, 2018

Local vendors selling food, ice cream, books, clothing, and handmade items. Live music and face painting. Vendors are spotlighted on Facebook here.

 

Rockford City Market

Intersection of Water Street and Market Street, Rockford, IL

Every Friday

3:30 pm – 8:30 pm before Labor Day

3:30 pm – 7:30 pm after Labor Day

May 18 – September 28, 2018

Local food, appetizers, and desserts, live music, handmade goods, clothing, jewelry and kid’s items. View a list of vendors here.

 

HCC/Colonial Village Farmers Market

Corner of Newburg and Alpine, Rockford, IL

Every Friday

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

May – October 2018

Farmers and artisans selling produce, baked goods, crafts, jewelry and handmade soap. Vendors are spotlighted on Facebook here.

 

North End Market

Intersection of North Main and Auburn, Rockford, IL

Every Saturday

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

May 12 – October 27, 2018

Local vendors selling fresh vegetables and fruit, honey, BBQ, baked goods, and handmade items. Vendors are spotlighted on Facebook here.

 

Beloit Farmers Market

Corner of State and Grand Avenues, Beloit, WI

Every Saturday

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

May – October 2018

Local farmers and vendors selling fresh produce, eggs, cheese, salsa, freshly squeezed juice, baked goods, flowers, jewelry, and crafts. Appearances by Pickles the Clown! View of a list of vendors here.

 

Belvidere Farmers Market and Crafts

1940 N State St, Belvidere, IL

Every Saturday

9:00 am – 12:30 pm

June – September 2018

Vendors selling baked goods, fruit and vegetables, jams, jellies, soaps, and other crafts. Vendors are spotlighted on Facebook here.

 

Janesville Farmers Market

100 N Main St. Janesville, WI

Every Saturday

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

May – October 2018

Local vendors selling fresh produce, herbs, plants, cut flowers, baked goods, soap, jewelry and art. View a list of vendors here.

 

The Midtown Market

Corner of 7th Street and 4th Avenue, Rockford, IL

Saturday, August 18, 2018

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

This market only runs twice per summer so don’t miss it! It is a community gathering for ethnic food, farm, coffee, kid activities, music and crafts. Vendors are spotlighted on Facebook here.

 

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