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North suburban farmers market guide 2012

A variety of berries can be found at the local farmers market. (Heather Leszczewicz/TribLocal)

A variety of berries can be found at the local farmers market. (Heather Leszczewicz/TribLocal)

If you’re looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard.

Don’t see a farmers market near your town listed below? Check out TribLocal’s full list of suburban farmers markets or the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s List of Farmers Markets.

Find some great foods at your farmers market? Or you enjoyed one of the special events at the market? Snap a photo and send it to triblocaltips@tribune.com.

Antioch Farmers Market
Where: Main and Orchard streets, Antioch
When: 3 to 7 p.m., Thursdays, June 7 to Oct. 11

Central Street Green Market
Where: Independence Park, Central and Stewart streets, Evanston
When: 3 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays, June 6 through Oct. 31

Chicago Botanic Garden Farmers’ Market
Where: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., first and third Sundays, June 3 to Oct. 21

Deerfield Farmers Market
Where: Metra commuter parking lot, Deerfield Road and Robert York Ave., Deerfield
When: 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturdays, June 16 to Oct. 13

Downtown Evanston Farmers’ Market
Where: University Place and Oak Avenue, Evanston
When: 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, May 5 to Nov. 3

Glencoe Farmers Market
Where: Park Avenue and Greenbay Road, Glencoe
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, June to October (Dates TBA)

Glenview Farmers Market
Where: Wagner Farm, 1510 Wagner Road, Glenview
When: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, June 23 to Oct. 13

Grayslake Summer Farmers Market
Where: 149 Center St., Grayslake
When: 3 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays, June 6 to Oct. 3

Gurnee Farmers Market
Where: Esper Petersen Park, Grand Avenue and Kilbourn Road, Gurnee
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays, June 10 to Sept. 30

Highwood Evening Gourmet Farmers Market
Where: City Hall, 17 Highwood Ave., Highwood
When: 4 to 9 p.m., Wednesdays, June 13 to Sept. 12

Lake Forest Farmers Market
Where: 691 N. Western, Lake Forest
When: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturdays, June 23 to Oct. 20

Lake Bluff Farmers Market
Where: 40 E Center Ave., Lake Bluff
When: 7 a.m. to noon, Fridays, June 8 to Oct 12

Libertyville Farmers Market
Where: Church Street between Milwaukee and Brainerd avenues
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursdays June 21 to Oct. 18

Mundelein Farmers Market
Where: 469 N. Seymour Ave., Mundelein
When: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Fridays, June 1 to Oct. 12

Northbrook Farmers Market
Where: Our Lady of the Brook, 3700 Dundee Road, Northbrook
When: 7 am. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, June 20 to Oct. 10

Northfield Farmers Market
Where: 6 Happ Road, Northfield
When: 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturdays, May 26 to Oct. 20

Prairie Crossing Farmers Market
Where: 970 Harris Road, Grayslake
When: 4 to 7 p.m., Fridays, June 15 to Sept. 28

Ravinia Farmers Market
Where: 447 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, June 6 to Oct. 31

Ridgeville Park District Farmers Market
Where: Ridge Avenue and South Boulevard, Evanston
When: 3:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays May 30 to Oct. 10

Wauconda Farmers Market
Where: 100 N. Main St., Wauconda
When: 3 to 7 p.m., Thursdays, June 28 to Oct. 11

West End Market
Where: Church Street and Dodge Avenue, Evanston
When: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays, June 2 through Oct. 27

Wilmette French Market
Where: Village Center, Green Bay Trail, Wilmette
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, April 28 to Nov. 3

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