Markets & Local Food
Elmira Farmers' Market (outdoor)
- Maple Street, Elmira
- Saturdays, May - October, 8am - 1pm
During your stay in Elmira, visit the Farmers' Market on Maple Street. All vendors live within a 16 kilometer radius of Elmira, and sell produce, home baking, handcrafted items, flowering plants, trees, herbal teas, and pork, turkey, and beef products.
St. Jacobs Farmers' Market (indoor and outdoor)
Address: 879 Weber Street North
- Thursdays & Saturdays, 7am - 3:30pm, all year
- Tuesday Summer Market, 8am - 3pm, mid-June to the end of August
St. Jacobs Farmers' Market continues to complement the strong agricultural activity of the area, and provide a unique and lively place to shop. At the market, you will find aisle upon aisle of fresh produce from across Ontario and from local farm gardens. Plus, you will find meats, cheese, baking, crafts, home decor, furniture, clothes, tools and more.
Local delicacies such as summer sausage and pure maple syrup are sold by Mennonite farmers who travel to market by horse and buggy. Indoors and outdoors, on the east and west side of Weber Street, you will find more than 600 vendors! Come and fill your market basket! Also, enjoy live performances by Buskers and special events throughout the year!
Farms and Farmgate Stands
There are many farms throughout the Township selling local food, crafts and flowers from the farm or a farmgate stand at the end of the laneway. Local farms are a great source of affordable local products. Buy buying food from local sources, you will learn where your food comes from and get to know the people behind the products.
Hours of operation are posted on gates and signs by the farm gates and laneways.