Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market

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400 E Court Ave (btw 5th & 1st St)
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 286-4928
Farmer's Market, Breakfast
Sat: 7:00 AM–Noon

Foursquare Tips

  • Farmboys breakfast burritos are amazing!
  • Wouldn't mind if the preacher dude went away
  • Mast family breads ftw!
  • Get a good walk in by parking far away (or biking to the market!), then pick up fresh veggies for a healthy summer meal.
  • The Farmers' Market is an open-air street market in located in downtown's Historic Court District. The Market spans nine city blocks and boasts food, beverage and much more from over 200 vendors.
  • Find Barb's and buy the granola. Then love.
  • Breakfast pizza from Something Italian is delish!
  • Vander Ploeg's for Dutch letters. You won't regret it!
  • For just regular coffee, Java Joe's has a 2nd counter in their event room - no lines.
  • Reason #21 why Des Moines trumps Omaha.
  • Grab some iced coffee and bring $20 to buy some veggies for the week.
  • Iowa Coffee Roasters' coffee is the best.
  • Rineharts family has grilled veggies egg bacon sandwich with basil olive oil salt and pepper. Yum. I just got veggies and bacon and super delicious. Find them near the parking garage.
  • Grab a Pupusas between Johnny's Hall of Fame and the Court Center building. But get in line early, it gets long!
  • Breakfast burrito is a must.
  • Make sure to have more than an hour to spend here, there is SO much cool stuff!
  • Strudl Haus has the best pastries, awesome!
  • Reichert's Dairy Air Roasted Red Pepper Chevre. Run, don't walk!
  • Enjoy all the great dog watching!
  • Easily my favorite Des Moines tradition. There's nothing a trip to the Farmers' Market can't fix!