To support local farmers, growers, and artisans; to make available wholesome, quality food and goods, and to provide a festive marketplace that benefits the Marquette Community.

The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is sponsored by the Marquette Downtown Development Authority

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market info
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market hints
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market vendors


We are just three weeks away from the opening of the 2016 season of the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market.

I will continue to accept applications for Daily Vendors. Daily Vendors are vendors who are at the market occasionally through out the season (not every week).   If you would like to become a vendor, please download and fill out the attached application and the W-9. When completed, please email to They are set up to be filled out electronically. I look forward to receiving it and having a splendid season.

2016 full pdf fillable application



Now Hiring, Market Cashier



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The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is hiring a Market Cashier. Love the market? This is your opportunity to be a part of the vibrant Downtown Marquette Farmers Market. The position is Saturday mornings, 8:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. May 21 – October 15 and Monday mornings, 2 hours. Need to be willing to work outside in all weather conditions while providing excellent customer service. Have some bookkeeping/cashiering knowledge. Willing to become knowledgeable about the market. Full position description at this link: cashier job description
Submit cover letter and resume to: by April 25, 2016


featured recipe



This Saturday, December 12 is the final market of the 2015 market season.  Make your list, check it twice and shop at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market.
This recipe is very easy and delicious. Parsnips are one of the late fall veggie that are worth the wait. Perfect for Christmas dinner, party appetizer or game watching snack.



  • 2 1/2 pounds parsnips or carrots, peeled, cut into about 3 x 1/2″ strips
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh rosemary, plus 5 sprigs rosemary
  • 1 large garlic clove, minced
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon (or more) ground cumin

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