Mondays begin on July 11, 2022 and run through August 29, 2022
OPEN FROM WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2022 THROUGH SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2022
203 S. Washington You'll find us under the outdoor pavilion at the SVRC Marketplace. Come grow with us and look for more information here and on Facebook
2022 HARVEST DAYS SEPTEMBER 14, 16 & 17 INCLUDES 9/14 - 2 PM - 3 PM HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST Free to enter. Free to watch. Sign in begins 1:30 pm. Each contestant will be required to sign a release before competition begins. Contestants must be 18 years or older. The contest will be preformed in stages of increasing heat of peppers. Contestants will be required to eat the entire portion presented in each stage. Contestants will move to the next stage if they eat the portion, not drink & keep it down. Contestants will be eliminated if they spit out any of their portion, drink or vomit. If more than one contestant completes all peppers presented the competition will go to overtime. Overtime will consist of time lapse of 5 minutes. Followed by a larger pepper presented. The first person to complete the final pepper will be declared the winner.
9/16 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM CHILI COOK OFF Free to enter. Free to taste. Contestants must submit entries in a hot holding cooking vessel that will remain with the DSFM throughout the contest, i.e. Crock Pot or heated chaffing pan with fuel. A list of ingredients is required to accompany each submission. Entries must checked in by 11 am. Entries will be presented to three judges who will evaluate appearance, texture, use of spice & overall flavor. Submission will also be available for the public to sample and vote. The public vote will be limited to one vote per person. They will vote for their overall favorite. Public voting will be included as 20% of the overall scores.
Looking for a way to help the Market continue to grow? Consider a donation to the Downtown Saginaw Farmers' Market!
Welcome to a new year with the Downtown Saginaw Farmers' Market! We are excited to be part of the positive changes being made to the downtown Riverfront Saginaw area, and helping to make the Great Lakes Bay Region aware of what it takes to make these changes happen.
Whether it's flyers, radio spots, booking entertainment at Market, or making our Community Table available for other non-profits in our area -- it takes resources and dollars to make this happen. As little as $1.00 to thousands of dollars helps the DSFM, a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, available to all of YOU -- our patrons, customers, vendors, and friends. Please scroll down on this page and "click" on the PayPal icon to donate what you can to help the DSFM continue to grow and serve the Great Lakes Bay Region.
Become a "Friend of the Market" with a donation of $10 --or -- Become a "Market Sponsor"with a donation of $25+ Donations can be sent to DSFM ~ P.O.BOX 3681 ~ Saginaw MI 48605 or dropped off at the Market during our hours of operation, MAY 25 - OCTOBER 29 (Wednesdays & Fridays 10 am - 3 pm Saturdays 10 am - 1 pm) with the addition of Monday hours from July 11 - August 29 10 am - 3 pm
All donations are tax deductible.
Interested in becoming a vendor?
Do you have farm products - vegetables, fruit, meats, eggs, plants, cut flowers, herbs, or honey - that you want to sell at market? Click below to become a vendor at the Downtown Saginaw Farmers' Market from May-October. Thanks to a grant for the Saginaw Community Foundation, the Downtown Saginaw Farmers' Market is able to offer REDUCED VENDOR RATES for the 2022 season. Daily vendors will receive a 35% rate reduction. Seasonal vendors will receive a 50% rate reduction.
Here at the Market we strive to bring you the best fresh produce, locally grown from Michigan and around the world! Whether you need fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, cut flower bouquets, organic handmade soaps, honey, delicious pies, cakes, cookies, brownies, incredible chocolates, caramel corn, jams & jellies, or just stop in for lunch, you will find great foods from area vendors. Find us on Facebook or follow this map to our location!
Join us at market
We are a downtown gathering place and destination providing an important link for our community to local agriculture and fresh healthy produce.