The Moscow Farmers Market is a popular Moscow tradition that was established in 1976. The Saturday morning event celebrates local farmers, artists, craftspeople and musicians by providing them with an opportunity to interact directly with the community and its visitors. Highlights include fresh produce, meat, delicious homemade baked goods, healthy nursery plants, beautiful flowers and quality handmade crafts.
The Moscow Farmers Market takes place on Main Street and in Friendship Square in downtown Moscow. It is held each Saturday, May through October, from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Local musicians perform from 9:30am to 1:00pm.
The programming for this week's Farmer's Market is as follows:
Live Performances. The Moscow Farmers Market hosts nearly four dozen scheduled concerts in Friendship Square each year, and features many talented local entertainers. The featured entertainment this Saturday is:
(9:00 – 10:00 a.m.) Rebecca Lewis
(10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) Cherry Sisters Revival
Celebrate National Farmers Market week with the Moscow Farmers Market! Don't miss the conclusion of the celebration with the Farmers Market Commission's historical display in Friendship Square. View the collection of previous market posters and share your love for the Farmers Market by engaging with our market timeline. Do you remember your first visit to the Market? Were you previously a Market vendor back in the day? Write your slice of Market history on the timeline.
POP Club! The Power of Produce (POP) Club encourages children ages 4-12 to try local, seasonal fruits and vegetables through produce tastings and fun activities. All POP Club participants will receive a $5 POP Bucks voucher to purchase fresh produce from farmers. This month’s event features fruit and vegetable skewers. POP Club participants may build their own skewers with in-season produce to munch while at the Market. In honor of National Farmers Market Week, children may also write a thank you postcard to one of our forty farmers and producers for providing food to our region.
Chess At the Market. Vandal Chess Club will have table games and a large set with 25" pieces ready for play. Test your skills or learn a new one.
Bell Brigade. Bell Brigade provides an opportunity for local youth groups, clubs, and organizations to ring the opening and closing market bells. Groups performing this community service are eligible to host an information tent at the market the day they participate in the Bell Brigade. For more information or to sign up for Bell Brigade, contact the Community Events Division at 208-883-7233 or firstname.lastname@example.org.