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West 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.

Aurora Farmers Market Downtown
Where: Wilder Promenade, 350 N. River St., Aurora
When: 7:30 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, June 2 to Oct. 27

Aurora Farmers Market East
Where: Spring Lake Park, 3500 McCoy Drive, Aurora
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, July 11 to Sept. 12

Aurora Farmers Market West
Where: West Plaza Shopping Center, 1901 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora
When: 2 to 6 p.m., Wednesdays, July 11 to Sept. 12

Batavia Farmers Market
Where: Water Street between Wilson and First streets, Batavia
When: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, June 16 to Oct. 27

Burr Ridge Farmers Market
Where: Burr Ridge Village Center, 701 Village Center Drive, Burr Ridge
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursdays June 14 to Sept. 13

Downers Grove Farmers Market
Where: Main Street train station, 5001 Main St., Downers Grove
When: 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturdays, May 12 to Oct. 20

Geneva French Market
Where: Metra parking lot, South and Fourth streets, Geneva
When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sundays, May 6 to Oct. 28

Glen Ellyn French Market
Where: Main Street Parking Lot, Hillside and Duane streets, Glen Ellyn
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays, May 25 to Oct. 26

Hinsdale Farmers Market
Where: Burlington Park, 30 E. Chicago Ave., Hinsdale
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mondays June 4 to Oct. 8

La Grange Farmers Market
Where: 53 South La Grange Road, La Grange
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursdays, May 10 to Oct. 25

La Grange Park Farmers Market
Where: Parking lot of Mattone’s Restaurant and Bar, 9 E. 31st St.
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesdays May 8 through Oct. 23

Lisle French Market
Where: Commuter lot, 925 Burlington Ave., Lisle
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, April 28 to Oct. 27

Lombard French Market
Where: Metra lot, 115 E. St. Charles Road, Lombard
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturdays, June 2 to Sept. 29

Naperville Farmers Market
Where: Fifth Avenue Station, 200 E. Fifth Ave., Naperville
When: 7 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, June 2 to Oct. 27

Oak Park Farmers Market
Where: 460 Lake St., Oak Park
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, May 19 to Oct. 27

Riverside Farmers Market
Where: 27 Riverside Road, Riverside
When: 2:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays, June 13 to Oct. 3

St. Charles Farmers Market
Where: Baker Methodist Church, East Main Street and 4th Avenue
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays June 1 to Oct. 26

Villa Park French Market
Where: Park Boulevard and Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sundays May 6 to Oct. 28

Warrenville Farmers Market
Where: Courtyard Banquets, 3S200 Route 59, Warrenville
When: 3 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays, June 20 to Sept. 12

Western Springs French Market
Where: Hillgrove Avenue between Lawn Street and Grand Avenue, Western Springs
When: 2 to 7 p.m., Thursdays, May 3 to Oct. 25

Westmont Fresh Marketplace

Where: Cass Avenue and Burlington Avenue, Westmont
When: 4 to 8 p.m., Thursdays, June 7 through Aug. 30

Wheaton French Market
Where: Main Street and Liberty Drive, Wheaton
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturdays, April 21 to Nov. 10

Winfield Farmers Market
Where: Prairie Trail Center, County Farm and Geneva roads, Winfield
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays June 6 to Oct. 31

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