Coming Soon: Farmers Market Season in Fargo-Moorhead


With spring just around the corner, Ugly Food of the North is looking forward to another season filled with fresh, local + sustainable food at area farmers markets. This year, we're also equipping vendors with signage to help display (and ultimately, sell) their imperfect produce. (Stay tuned!) 

Love your local farmers market? Excited to attend? Want to become a vendor? Check out our comprehensive list of Fargo-Moorhead area markets to look forward to this season: 

DILWORTH - Whistle Stop Farmer’s Market
July – September | Thursdays from 3-7 pm
Location: Whistle Stop Park at 4th St. NE and Center Ave (Hwy 10) (behind the historic locomotive)
Vendor Fee (season): $50
Contact: Amanda Olson | 701-540-8893 |

FARGO - Red River Market
July 9 – October | Saturdays: 10am-2pm
Location:Downtown Fargo (2017 location TBD)
Contact: Simone Wai | 701-212-2722 |
Application and vendor details (Note: application opens in March)

FARGO - Northern Plains Farmers Market
Dates: TBD, likely mid-June through October | Tues, Thurs & Saturday: 10am-5pm
Location:West Acres Shopping Center, NW parking lot
Vendor Fee: $50 one-time marketing fee payable to West Acres. $25 per day payable to Northern Plains Botanic Garden Society (NPBGS)
Contact: Chris Heaton (West Acres) | 701-282-2222 | orJim Anderson (NPBGS) | | 701-866-2486
Application and vendor details

MOORHEAD - Moorhead Farmers Market
June 20 & 27: 2-6pm | July 11- August 29: 2-7pm | Sept. 5 & 12: 2-6pm
Location: Moorhead Center Mall Parking Lot (Corner of 4th St. N. and Center Ave.)
Vendor Fee (season): $50
Contact: Kim Wrangler | 218-299-5296 |
Application and vendor details

MOORHEAD - NoMo Farmers Market
June – October | Sundays: 2-6pm [dates not confirmed]
Location: Junkyard Brewing Company (1412 1st Ave N., Moorhead)
Vendor Fee (season): $150
Contact: Aaron Juhnke | 701-261-8403 |
Application and vendor details

WEST FARGO - Farmers Market & Beyond
July 6 – October 5 | Mondays & Thursdays: 3:30-6:30pm
Location: South Elmwood Park Parking Lot (500 13th Ave W, West Fargo)
Vendor Fee (Daily): $15
Contact: Matt Johnson | 701-433-5360 |
Application and vendor details

Can't wait? Get involved with sustainable food at  Ugly Food of the North events + join the conversation using #FMuglyfood on social media. Cheers + see you at the market! - Gia R.