Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in downtown Kankakee
The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is the only market in the area which takes place on Saturdays, making it one of the most popular weekend destinations for miles and miles around.
A remarkable center for community gathering, the Kankakee Farmers’ Market also welcomes people from as far away as neighboring states who travel to Kankakee in order to take advantage of the local fresh produce, handmade goods, and freshly-made, ready-to-eat foods.
The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is family-friendly, providing activities and music to visitors of all ages. Open almost exactly half the year, be sure to spend Saturdays downtown at the only local market in the area which provides shopping carts to its customers.