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Dayton Area guide to Farmers Markets {2018}

Spring has sprung in Dayton and it’s the nearly the season for leisurely mornings spent perusing our local farmers’ markets. The Ohio growing season runs roughly April-November and the Miami Valley is one of the best places to get fresh, Ohio-grown fruits, veggies, meat, eggs, honey and more! Check out our guide to find the Farmers’ Market in your neighborhood!


2nd Street Market (Dayton)
Location: 600 E Second St, Dayton, OH 45402
Months of operation: January-May, November-December (Indoor); June-October (Outdoor)
Day and time: Thursday-Friday, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM; Saturdays, 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, meat, milk/yogurt, breads, baked goods, honey, eggs, jams, salsas, olive oil and vinegar, maple syrup and candy, flowers, herbs, plants, spices, flours, homemade crafts and art


3rd on Third Sunday (Dayton) Market
Location: 1001 East Second Street, Dayton OH 45402
Months of operation: May-October
Day and time: 3rd Sundays, 11:00 AM-4:00 PM
Look for: Antiques and collectibles, artists and artisans, handmade and recycled items, produce and fresh baked goods, food trucks and live acoustic music


Centerville Farmer’s Market
Location: 892 S Main Street, Centerville, OH 45458 (Centerville Shopping Center parking lot)
Months of operation: May-October 
Day and time: Thursdays, 2:30 PM-6:30 PM
Look for: Fresh produce and herbs, meat, eggs, bread and baked goods, mushrooms, honey and beeswax products, popcorn, coffee, plants, organic flowers, homemade bath andy body products


Clinton County Farmer’s Market
Location:69 N South St, Wilmington (March-May, October – December), Mulberry Street (in front of General Denver Hotel, June – September)
Months of operation: March-May, November-December (Indoor); June-September (Outdoor)
Day and time: 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 9 AM-12 PM (March-May); Saturdays, 8:30 AM-12 PM (June-September)
Look for: Fresh and organic produce and herbs, meat, eggs, homemade breads and baked goods, honey, dog treats, jewelry, and homemade bath and body products


Downtown Franklin, Ohio Farmer’s Market
Location: 1 Benjamin Franklin Way, Franklin, OH 45005
Months of operation: June-September
Day and time: Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, meat, eggs, mushrooms, baked goods, jams and jellies, honey, fresh flowers, herbs and spices, kettle corn, homemade bath and body products, food trucks


Fulton Farms Market
Location: 2393 OH-202 ∙ Troy, OH 45373
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Saturdays, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Look for: Beets, Sweet Globe Onions, Pickling Cakes, Farm Fresh Eggs, Rhubarb,  Cauliflower, Strawberries, Peaches, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Peppers, Broccoli, Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Pumpkins, Fall Squash, Raspberries, Local Raw Honey 


Greene County Farmer’s Market (Beavercreek)
Location: 4480 Indian Ripple Rd, Dayton, OH 45440 (K-Mart parking lot)
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Saturdays, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM


Greene County Farmer’s Market (Xenia)
Location: 200 W Main St, Xenia, OH 45385 (K-Mart parking lot)
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Tuesdays, 2:00 PM-6:00 PM


The Heights Farmer’s Market
Location: 6178 Chambersburg Rd, Huber Heights Ohio 45424
Months of operation: May-October
Day and time: Saturdays, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, baked goods, prepared foods, plants, flowers, honey, seeds,  homemade crafts


Lebanon Farmer’s Market
Location: 121 West Main St, Lebanon, OH 45036
Months of operation: May-October
Day and time: Thursdays, 3:00 PM-7:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, meat, bread and baked goods, honey, cheese, hot sauce, mushrooms, homemade bath and body products, pet products


Lovelys’ Farm Market & Country Bakery 
Location:330 East Central Ave. Springboro, Ohio 45066
Months of operation: Opens April 28
Day and time: Mondays 10:00 AM-6:00 PM, Tuesdays-Saturdays 10:00 AM-6:3o PM, Sundays 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Look for: Sweet corn, strawberry-rhubarb pie, tomatoes, asparagus


Miamisburg Farmer’s Market
Location: Miamisburg Christian Church, 1146 E Central Ave, Miamisburg, OH 45342
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Wednesdays, 3:00 PM-7:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, baked goods, food trucks


The Night Market at the Yellow Cab (Dayton)
Location: 700 E 4th St, Dayton, OH 45402
Months of operation: March-December
Day and time: 3rd Fridays, 5:00 PM-10:00 PM
Look for: Baked goods, homemade bath and body products, coffee, kettle corn, crafts and art, food trucks


Northmont Community Farmer’s Market
Location: National Road, Clayton, OH (Near Esther Price Candies)
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Sundays, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
Look for: Natural bath products, personalized gifts, eggs, kettlecorn, produce, custom string art


Oakwood Farmer’s Market
Location: 22 Orchard Drive, Oakwood, OH 45419 (Behind Oakwood Retail Center)
Months of operation: June-October
Day and time: Saturdays, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM


Piqua Community Farmer’s Market
Location: 116 W High St, Piqua, OH 45356 (in front of Piqua Public Library)
Months of operation: May (31) -September
Day and time: Thursdays, 3:30 PM-6:30 PM
Look for: Fresh produce and herbs, meat, breads and baked goods, prepared foods, honey, flowers, handmade products


Shiloh Farmers’ Market (Dayton)
Location: 5300 Philadelphia Dr, Dayton, OH 45415
Months of operation: May-October
Day and time: Saturdays, 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce and herbs, meat, bread and baked goods, honey, coffee, cider, kettle corn, plants, flowers and hanging baskets, homemade products, jewelry, Tupperware


Sugarcreek Township Farmer’s Market
Location: 6124 Wilmington Pike Sugarcreek Township, OH 45459 (Behind Fazolis)
Months of operation: May-October
Day and time: Fridays, 3:00 PM-7:00 PM
Look for: Local produce, fresh baked goods, colorful flowers, savory sauces, grill-ready meats


Troy (Downtown) Farmer’s Market
Location: S Cherry St, Troy, OH 45373
Months of operation: June-September
Day and time: Saturdays, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Look for: Fresh and organic produce, mushrooms, meat, cheese, coffee, herbs and spices, fresh cut flowers, eggs, breads, baked goods, smoothies, shaved ice, handmade crafts, handmade bath and body products, art


Vandalia Farmer’s Market
Location: Seger Park, 23 Tionda Drive S, Vandalia, OH 45377
Months of operation: June-August
Day and time: Fridays, 4:00 PM-7:00 PM
Look for: Fresh produce, plants, meat, breads, baked goods, granola, milk/yogurt, smoothies, honey, kettle corn, ice cream/shaved ice, pizza, flower arrangements, dog treats, natural bath and body products, vintage items, jewelry


Yellow Springs Farmer’s Market
Location: 228 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 (Behind Ye Olde Trail Tavern)
Months of operation: May-November
Day and time: Saturdays, 7:00 AM-12:00 PM
Look for: Fresh and organic produce, herbs and flowers, organic meats, cheeses, dairy, eggs, homemade breads and sweets, canned goods, gluten-free items, and natural bath and body products


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