May 4 – October 26, 8AM to 1PM
(9-1 in October)
Mill City Farmers Market is Minneapolis’ trusted source for healthy, local and organic groceries, bringing fresh food, cooking education and live entertainment to a beautiful place.
Visit us Saturdays rain or shine! Our market stretches down the Chicago Mall between the Guthrie Theatre and Spoonriver Restaurant and under the historic train shed of the Mill City Museum. The market overlooks the beautiful Stone Arch Bridge and the “mighty” Mississippi River. Enjoy a unique outdoor shopping experience enhanced by 60+ local and organic farmers and artisans each week–Don’t forget your grocery list! View our seasonal recipes for shopping inspiration.
At every Saturday market we offer “can do” cooking and wellness activities and live entertainment, such as
- Mill City Cooks chef-led cooking class at 10:30 every Saturday
- Market Yoga
- Meet Your Vegetables demonstrations
- Power of Produce kids veggie tasting club
- Guthrie Story Telling
- Mini Farm
- Live Music
How To Visit Us
We are located in a place that is bike and public transit friendly to ensure our accessibility and to minimize our environmental footprint. Please consider biking or using public transit to contribute to our shared mission of environmental impact.
Bike: Enjoy a luxurious (or vigorous!) river-view bike ride along West River Parkway, the Hiawatha Trail, or through town! Bicycle parking is available along West River Parkway, 2nd Street and on the northeast side of the Guthrie. You can also rent a Nice Ride and drop it at the station on Chicago & Washington or Gold Medal Park.
Light Rail: We are just two short blocks north of the US Bank Stadium Light Rail stop.
Bus: Several Metro Transit bus lines, including the 7, 10, 17, 22, 250, 264, and 288, stop within blocks of the Market. Plan your trip.
Walk: In the neighborhood? Lace up those walking shoes and head on over! There is no better way to start a Saturday morning than with a leisurely stroll to the farmers market.
Parking: There is plenty of street parking at meters ($1/hr) on 2nd St. and surrounding avenues. In addition, there are two convenient municipal parking ramps, directly across the street from the Mill City Museum and The Guthrie Theater.
Municipal Parking Ramps on 2nd Street
- 0 – 1/2 hour $1.50
- 1/2 – 1 hour $3.00
- Saturday Special (in after 8am out by 1pm) $3.00
Dogs are welcome in the uncovered Chicago Mall area at our outdoor markets – We love our four-legged friends, but due to safety and liability concerns, dogs are not allowed in the train shed. Please read our complete Dogs at MCFM Policy if you plan to bring your dog. Thank you for understanding!
No Cash? No Problem!
You can use your credit, debit or EBT card to buy delicious, local food at the Mill City Farmers Market! Learn more.
For questions about the market, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org