It’s not businesses as usual but farmers markets are still open to the public for fresh farm food this season. Find a farmers market and special COVID-19 Market policies below.


Eastern Market // Saturdays, 6am to 4pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: The market is still open for business with vendors offering food, plants, & personal care products. Pre-ordered food boxes are available for pick-up from 10am to 3pm on Saturdays and drive-thru bulk food pick up is available on Tuesdays between 9am to 2pm.

Address: 934 Russell St, Detroit, MI 48207


Ann Arbor Farmers Market // Saturdays, 8am to 12pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: The Ann Arbor Farmers Market will reopen in phases starting Saturday, May 9 for pre-order pick ups only.

Address: 315 Detroit St., Ann Arbor, 48104


Royal Oak Farmers Market // Saturdays, 7am to 1pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: Anyone entering the building must have a face mask/covering and follow social distancing and safe hygiene practices. Valet parking is suspended.

Address: 316 E 11 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067


Northville Farmers Market // Thursdays, 8am to 3pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: Exclusive hours for senior citizens & guests with health concerns 8am – 9am. No dogs are allowed. Do not touch products, consume food or beverages on site or linger.

Address: Corner of 7 Mile and Sheldon Rd, Northville, MI 48167


Birmingham Farmers Market // Sundays, 9am to 12pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: The market will be in a drive-through only format. Adjusted hours will be 9 a.m. – noon every Sunday in Public Parking Lot 6 at 660 North Old Woodward. Live entertainment and the Farmers Market Kids Zone will be discontinued until further notice.

Address: 666 N Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009


Plymouth Farmers Market // Saturdays, 8am to 12:30pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: For safety of our patrons and vendors, when the market does open on May 16, we will be strictly adhering to the state guidelines involving social distancing, sanitation requirements, the number of people allowed in an area of the market at one time, signage about safety for our patrons, and other conditions and guidelines.

Address: 736 Penniman Ave, Plymouth, MI 48170


Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market  // Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: The market is a pre-order, pre-pay, walk-up market offering produce grown by seven of our area farmers. Most farmers plan to offer what we’re calling “Farmers Choice Boxes” with a sampling of what they’ve grown that you can buy on-site.

Address: 33316 Grand River Ave, Farmington, MI 48336


Shelby Farmers Market // Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: Incorporate social distancing, face masks, hand washing stations, gloves, and anything else that we can think of to help keep people safe.

Address: 49965 Van Dyke Ave., Shelby Township, MI 48317


Rochester Farmers Market // Saturdays, 8am to 1pm

COVID-19 Market Policies: Please wear a face covering, respect 6 ft distancing and be patient as we will be monitoring capacity. You may experience a wait prior to entering the market. Last but, certainly not least there is currently free Public Parking in Downtown Rochester!

Address: Corner of E. Third & Water St.

Downtown Milford Farmers Market – Opening Day June 4th

South Lyon Farmers Market – Opening Day June 6th

Clarkston Farmers Market – Opening Day June 27th

Dearborn Farmers & Artisan Market – Opening Day July 10th

Canton Farmers Market – Opening Day July 12th


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About Chrissy Hartig

Chrissy Hartig is a recent graduate of Wayne State University and contributing writer for Little Guide Detroit. Born in the Metro Detroit suburbs, she moved to Midtown to be closer to the excitement of the city. She loves spending her time outdoors and enjoying nature in places like Belle Isle and the Riverwalk.