Winter doesn’t mean the end of farmers markets in Columbus – they just bring them inside! Shopping at an indoor farmers market in Columbus will keep your kitchens full of local goods. While the options are different than the growing season farmers markets, you’ll still find plenty of healthy and tasty options, including locally produced fruits and vegetables, eggs, beef, poultry, lamb, baked goods, dairy, jams, salsas, cut flowers, and more.
The Worthington Farmers Market will be inside The Shops at Worthington Place every Saturday from November through April from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. The market is CLOSED the weekend after Thanksgiving. Credit card, SNAP, and Veggie SNAPS accepted at the information booth with exchange for tokens. Check out the Facebook page to see which vendors you’ll find at the market each week, plus recipes and other great info!
7227 North High Street, Worthington
THE MARCH 14 FARMERS MARKET IS CANCELED.
The New Albany Indoor Farmer’s Market is held the first Saturday of each month at the Heit Center from November until March 7, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. You’ll find seasonal offerings, hand crafted artisan products, produce, eggs, meat, fresh baked goods, and locally made honey, coffee and more. You’ll also enjoy live music and food trucks. Dates: November 2, December 7, January 4, February 1, March 7. Check the Facebook page to find out details for each month.
150 West Main Street, New Albany
The Pickerington Indoor Farmer’s Market is held on the 2nd Thursday of each month, October – May from 4-7 p.m. at 80 W Church Street At The Loft space above Combustion Brewery & Taproom. It is an over 100 year old building where butter and dairy products were made back in the day. There are nearly 30 vendors, including produce, meat, honey, baked goods, crafts and more. The market continues at The Loft through May, and moves back outdoors weekly on Thursdays from June through September.
The Gahanna Winter Farmers Market is held inside Shepherd Church of the Nazarene (425 S. Hamilton Rd) on Sundays, January 12 and March 8, 2020 from 1-3 pm. April 19 is cancelled, but you can pre-order from Twin Oaks Farms for pickup in Gahanna or New Albany (or order direct and arrange pickup or delivery)
The indoor winter market is held most Saturdays from November – February from 9:30am-noon at Granville Elementary School. Fresh produce, local honey, grass-fed beef, eggs and other local offerings are also available on a weekly basis. While the Facebook page and website do not seem to be updated regularly, some of the vendors, like The Gluten & Grain Free Gourmet post updates about market cancellations.
Granville Elementary School, 310 N. Granger Street
While it’s not a traditional farmer’s market, the North Market has everything you’ll find at a farmer’s market, plus more! It’s a great place to find produce, local meats and cheese, eggs, coffee, flowers, local artisan and baked goods, and so, so much more. Plus amazing food! Sun-Mon 10am-5pm • Tue-Sat 9am-7pm
59 Spruce Street • Columbus