Farmers markets can make the perfect “snack outing” as you stroll through all the good things to eat the vendors have on display. Just about every day this week, farmers markets will take place throughout Pierce County, bringing some of the area’s freshest produce to be found, along with meats, fish and homemade goodies like artisan cheeses, honey, breads, and a lot more. Check out the list below to find your closest market, and shop local this week!
Broadway Farmers Market
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays through October
South 9th Street and Broadway
Proctor Farmers Market
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, March-Dec.;
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. second Saturdays Jan./Feb.
Corner of North 27th and Proctor streets
Puyallup Farmers’ Market
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 12
Puyallup’s Pioneer Park and in the Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 S. Meridian Ave. http://www.puyallupmainstreet.com
South Tacoma Market
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays, April–September
STAR Center, 3873 S. 66th St.
6th Avenue Farmers Market
3-7 p.m. Tuesdays, May–September
6th Avenue and North Pine Street
Lakewood Farmers Market
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 17
Lakewood City Hall, 6000 Main St. S.W.
Steilacoom Farmers Market
3-7 p.m. Wednesdays, June 15-Sept. 7
Lafayette and Wilkes streets
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