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Northwest suburban farmers market guide 2012

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

A variety of berries can be found at local farmers markets. (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.

Arlington Heights Farmers Market
Where: Vail Street between Euclid and Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights
When: 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturdays, June 9 to Oct. 20

Barrington Farmers Market
Where: Village Center, Park Avenue and Cook Street, Barrington
When: 2 to 7 p.m., Thursdays, June 14 to Oct. 18

Buffalo Grove Farmers’ Market
Where: Spray ‘n Play Park parking lot, 951 N. McHenry Road
When: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sundays, June 17 to Oct. 7, no market Sept. 2

Cary Farmers Market
Where: Metra commuter parking lot, West Main Street, Cary
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sundays, June 3 to Sept. 29

Crystal Lake Farmers Market
Where: Depot Park, 70 E. Woodstock St.
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, June 4 to Oct. 13

Downtown Elgin Harvest Market
Where: Old Library Parking Lot, 200 N. Grove Avenue
When: 4 to 8 p.m., Thursdays, June 7 to Oct. 4

Huntley Farmers Market
Where: 11704 E. Coral St., Huntley
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, May 26 to Oct. 13

Morton Grove Farmers’ Market
Where: Morton Grove Park District, 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove
When: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, June 2 to Oct. 20

Mount Prospect Lion’s Club Farmers Market
Where: Mount Prospect Metra parking lot, Northwest Highway and Route 83
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sundays, June 10 to Oct. 21

Palatine Farmers’ Market
Where: Palatine Train Station, Wood and Smith streets
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, May 5 to Oct. 27

Park Ridge Farmers Market
Where: 15 Prairie Ave., Park Ridge
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, May 26 to Oct. 27

Schaumburg’s Farmers Market
Where: Olde Schaumburg Centre, 190 S. Roselle Road
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays, June 8 to Oct. 26

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

Wheeling Farm Stand Market
Where: Wheeling Sales Barn Square, 971 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesdays, June 19 to Oct. 23

Woodstock Farmers’ Market
Where: Woodstock Town Square, 100 Johnson St.
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesdays and Saturdays, May 1 to Oct. 30

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