Farmers Market

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The Portage Farmers Market supports and strengthens opportunities for farmers, local specialty food producers and artisan entrepreneurs, that contribute to the overall health of the community. 

The Portage Farmers Market runs every Sunday from 9 AM - 1 PM at Portage City Hall (7900 South Westnedge Avenue). The market is open May through October. Local vendors offer fresh produce, meat, eggs, baked goods, flowers, crafts, gifts and more!

2024 Vendor Applications are now open!

*If you are interested in becoming a Portage Farmers Market Vendor: APPLY HERE!

Annual Vendor Meeting

Whether you are a returning vendor or just thinking about becoming one, all are welcome at this informational meeting. Come find out about any changing requirements and policy updates, and hear plans for the future Farmers Market location.

  • Thursday, February 29, 6:30 – 8 PM
    Portage Parks & Recreation (320 Library Lane)
    For more information, please email farmmkt@portagemi.gov or call 329-4421


The Portage Farmers Market 

The Portage Farmers Market brings you the best local produce every season. The 2024 market opens on May 5 and ends on October 13. The market is open on Sundays from 9 AM – 1 PM, featuring between 20 to 30 local vendors including farmers, producers, artisans, and crafters. Browse local offerings including fresh produce, cheese, milk products, meat, eggs, fruits, baked goods, flowers, crafts, and handmade gifts. Follow us on social media for market updates at Facebook @PortageMarketMI and Instagram @PortageMarket. 

SHOP VIRTUALLY with your favorite vendors!

Some of our Portage Farmers Market vendors conduct business outside of the average market season. Lucky for you, we have compiled a list of these wonderful purveyors so you can shop with them no matter the season!

A & B Brush Farms LLC - Grass-fed beef & pastured pork. Shop virtually!

Bailey’s Meats - Pork, milk, butter, cheese. Also retails: Moo-ville ice cream, honey from Hannah’s Apiaries, maple syrup, beef, eggs, salsa, BBQ sauce, Michigan-made jams, and more. Shop virtually or visit their Market at 9641 South 8th Street Schoolcraft, MI 49087 on M/W/F from 2 PM – 6 PM and Saturdays from 9 AM – 4 PM.

Bear Creek Farm - Granola, energy bars & soap highlighting Michigan products. Shop virtually!

Bennett Farms - Sustainably raised poultry and pork. Meat box subscription available. Shop virtually!

Bloom by Laurie - Handmade macrame products including plant hangers and more. Shop virtually!

Cairo’s Kitchen - Egyptian cuisine. Visit their storefront at 155 West Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007.

Celery City Coffee Roasters - Specialty coffee roaster of 100% Arabica coffee. Offers Fair Trade and Organic options. Shop virtually. Free delivery to the Greater Kalamazoo and Portage areas when ordered online - no minimum purchase!

Daisy Art - Jewelry made from pressed flowers, leather, Petosky and Leland Blue Stones, beach sand, starfish, and shells. Home décor & hand-crafted kitchen towels. Shop virtually on Facebook!

Fire and Ice Designs - Handcrafted jewelry from multiple media types. Shop virtually!

Fruit Haven Orchard - Family farm producing quality fruits and veggies since 1912. Visit their self-serve fruit stand at 65034 50th Street, Lawrence, MI 49064 – open year-round unless the temperature is below 20 degrees Fahrenheit.

Full Circle Farm - Small farm that grows fruit & vegetables. No chemicals and no-till. Shop virtually!

Grampa’s Pastys - Handmade fresh and frozen Michigan Pasties, using local farm vegetables and local, unenriched, and unbleached flour. Natural products with no preservatives. Shop virtually!

Little Sparrow Jewelry Shoppe - Custom leather, stone, bead, and charm jewelry handcrafted locally. Shop virtually or at local holiday markets!

MI Country Mama - Handmade bath and body products, cold processed soap, deodorant, bug repellant, sugar scrubs, and more! Locally source materials and natural or organic ingredients. Shop virtually!

Natural Habitat Candle Company - Small batch, hand-poured, 100% soy candles and wax melts with 100% cotton wicks. Shop virtually or browse their partner locations via their website!

Petite Bakery - Local business featuring fresh ingredients to create quality cakes, cheesecakes, cookies, and cupcakes. Shop virtually!

Sarkozy Bakery - Kalamazoo-based bakery, established in 1978. Pastries, cookies, breads and more. Visit their storefront at 350 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007!

Resting Stitch Face - Handmade crochet items such as wall hangings, plushies, and more. Shop virtually!

The Cheese People of Grand Rapids - Your go-to for artisanal, delicious cheese. Wide range of soft-hard cheese, cheese dips, and more. Shop virtually!

The Missing Link Carts and Catering - Offering specialty hot dogs, brunch, and handmade drinks. Catering available. Visit their website to book or find out what events they are booked for!

The Incredible Kettle - Purveyor of gourmet kettle corn offering many different flavors. Shop virtually on their website or by utilizing their Facebook page!

Zazu Mushrooms - Locally grown mushrooms including oyster varieties, lions mane, chaga, and more. Fresh mushrooms and tinctures are available. Shop virtually!