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Saturday Market 6/16

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Saturday Market


Jun 16 2018
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Celebrate Father's Day Weekend at the Market! Mill City Farmers Market’s Saturday Market is Minneapolis' trusted source for local, sustainable and organic groceries, bringing fresh food, cooking education and live entertainment to one beautiful place. Join over 60 local farmers, food makers and artisans – rain or shine – this Saturday for a unique outdoor shopping experience.

Produce Planner

Arugula, asparagus, beets, bok choy, broccoli, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, dandelion, dried beans, dried peppers, garlic scapes, green garlic, Hakurei salad turnips, lettuce, kale, kohlrabi, microgreens, mushrooms, nettles, radishes, rhubarb, onions, peas, potatoes, sorrel, spinach, strawberries, sweet potatoes, Swiss chard & turnips (hakurei, salad)

Knife Skills Demo

Every month, join experts from local, family-owned knife shop Eversharp Kinves in the train shed from 9:30 to 10:30 to learn knife skills and home sharpening techniques—Plus, get a coupon for 3 complimentary knife sharpenings at their shop! Be sure to stay for the Mill City Cooks demo to follow.

Mill City Cooks

Learn how to cook your #WeeklyMarketMeal in our free, chef-led cooking demo, Mill City Cooks, offered every Saturday in the train shed patio from 10:30 to 11 a.m. This Saturday, market chef Beth Jones will be making Beef Bowls with Vegetables and Kimchi using market ingredients.
Plus, our kids’ tables at the demo always feature coloring sheets and other engaging activities, giving adults some free time to relax with a cup of coffee while picking up tips and easy seasonal recipes from our market chefs. Samples and recipe cards are available at each demo—or check out our recipe archive!

Meet Your Vegetables

Nutrition and Public Health students lead our Meet Your Vegetables demonstrations at the top of the Chicago Mall, near Spoonriver restaurant. Discover creative, simple ways to prepare seasonal produce and walk away with a delicious sample and recipe card complete with nutrition information sponsored by Allina Health! This week’s recipe is Asian Sesame Snap Peas, and we will be joined by Dr. Herman Chiu, Allina Health Nicollet Mall internal medicine physician. Learn more.

Market Yoga

9 to 10 a.m. – As part of the Market’s mission to grow a healthier community, we’ve partnered with local neighborhood yoga studios to offer free outdoor yoga classes! Before or after you shop the Market, join talented instructors from YogaFit Studios Northeast for an hour of blissful outdoor practice in the lawn overlooking the Mighty Mississippi and Stone Arch Bridge. Learn more!

Market Yoga at Saturday Market

Power of Produce

Power of Produce “PoP“ veggie tasting club is at the information tent every week! Kids ages 3-12 can earn a $2 token to spend on fruits and veggies by tasting a local, seasonal vegetable, as a way to empower kids to make healthy eating decisions. Learn more.

Live Music

RiverBelle from 11 – 1 in the green music tent by the Guthrie stairs.

Community Booth

Stop by the Minnesota Historical Society table for tips on how to plan your MNHS adventure this summer!

Art Market

Shop for handmade jewelry, ceramics and other artisan goods in our weekly rotating art market, located in the train shed near the entrance to the Museum. This week we are featuring:

Breakfast & Lunch

Vendor Map

Click here to view our interactive vendor map and see who’s in this week!Visit Vendor Map Saturday Market