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:
Market Poster Signing. Congratulations to the 2019 Moscow Farmers Market Poster Winner, Stephen Clark. Stephen will be signing a limited number of posters at the Moscow Farmers Market stating at 9:00 a.m. Stop by the City of Moscow information tent to pick-up your signed copy while they last. Remaining copies will be available for pickup at the Moscow Farmers Market.
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 performers this Saturday are:
(9:00 – 10:00 a.m.) UI Percussion
(10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) Tuck Wilson
City of Moscow Bond Election Information. Visit with City of Moscow staff and elected officials at the Market between 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to learn more about the details of the bond, scheduled facility tours, or ask questions about the project.
City of Moscow Commissions. Citizen based City Commissions will be featured at the Market throughout the season to share information on any special programs. This week will feature the Tree Commission. Commission members will be handing out a limited number of tree seedlings at the Market.
Bell Brigade. As a part of the upcoming 2019 season, the Moscow Farmers Market is introducing the Bell Brigade program. Bell Brigade will provide 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. This week will feature Boy Scout Pack 325.
University of Idaho. University of Idaho booths, featuring College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Master Gardeners, and Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, will be located on 5th Street throughout the 2019 season with unique family friendly programming for all ages.
ADA accessible parking is located in the public parking lot on the east side of Jackson Street.
While you're here, be sure to visit some of the wonderful shops and restaurants downtown!