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Night Market!

Thursday, September 18 7-11pm at Kalamazoo Farmers' Market

For the first time in a long time YOU and YOURS can shop the Kalamazoo Farmers' Market in the evening...Night Market

  • Live Music by Maraj
  • Cash Bar (ages 21+) in support of Fair Food Matters
  • Food Truck Rally! - all your favorites serving dinner & desserts
  • Shopping from our excellent vendor lineup (full lineup coming Sep. 11)
  • Bicycle Valet Parking - Ride your bike to build happiness, valet it for FREE!
  • Fun and excitement on a crisp Fall evening at the Kalamazoo Farmers' Market.

Harvest Fest

The 12th Annual Southwest Michigan Community Harvest Fest is a just around the corner! Join us at Tillers International on Sept. 21 for a keynote speech by Dr. Martin Reinhardt, local food, activities for kids, live music, live animals, farm skills, tents full of artists, farmers, non-profits and other local businesses, and much more. We are still seeking sponsors and exhibitors for this event! Read more about Harvest Fest 2014 here.

Douglass Farmers' Market

Tuesdays from 3:00-6:00pm at the Douglass Community Association (1000 W. Paterson Street)

Help improve access to healthy, local food by supporting the newest farmers' market in Kalamazoo. Each week features family-oriented events and local vendors including produce from the Growing Matters Garden. We'd love to see you there! For more information about the market, click here.

Programs and Partnerships:
  • Can-Do Kitchen
    A commercial kitchen and business incubation for small food businesses.
  • Douglass Farmers' Market
    Greet friends and neighbors at this market on the north side of town featuring local producers.
  • Growing Matters Garden
    Kids get their hands dirty and learn a lot with our educational gardening project.
  • Southwest Michigan Community Harvest Fest
    Celebrate local food, local farming, and sustainable living with great speakers, music and more.
  • Common Ground
    A network of individuals and organizations working to support community gardens throughout Kalamazoo County.
  • Good Food Kalamazoo
    A collaboration working to engage and empower our community to provide itself with food that is healthy, green, fair, and affordable.