Founded in 1975, the Carbondale Farmer's Market consists of vendors from Union, Jackson, Franklin, and Randolph counties. Vendors are all family farms or businesses and encourage the community to buy local and support local farmers and craft people. This summer market runs from April through November on Saturdays from 8 am - 12 pm at the West Towne Shopping Center
Carbondale Community Farmers Market
The Community Farmers Market is a winter season market open Saturdays, 9 am - 12 pm, December through March at 1301 E. Walnut Street. The Market is a program of Food Works, a non-profit organization facilitating the development of a regional food economy in Southern Illinois.