About Us

Bringing Fresh Foods to Downtown Battle Creek

Battle Creek Farmers Market provides fresh, local grown foods, as well as local food vendors every Wednesday from 9am – 1pm

May 15 – October 9, 2024.

Friday Night Markets will be back for the 2024 season! Mark your calendars for June 21 6pm-9pm, August 16 6pm-9pm, October 11 6pm-9pm 

Live music provided by local musicians!

The Farmers Market is held at Festival Market Square May – October. Opening day May 15, 2024!

Our Mission

The Battle Creek Farmers Market strives to provide a vibrant, diverse and inclusive community gathering space. Creating access to fresh, affordable produce to all Battle Creek residents and promoting healthy living, nutrition, educational programming, arts and entertainment.

Programs Accepted

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

SNAP provides food benefits to low-income families to supplement their grocery budget so they can afford the nutritious food essential to health and well-being.


WIC Project FRESH helps to provide healthy and nutritious produce to Michigan WIC clients, while fostering economic development by promoting our state’s diverse agricultural products. The program provides low-income, nutritionally-at-risk WIC clients with eligible, locally grown, fresh, unprepared fruits and vegetables from authorized farmers, farmers’ markets and roadside stands throughout Michigan.

Senior Project FRESH

The Senior Project Fresh program is aimed at helping older adults eat healthier as they age. The program provides participants free nutrition education and $25 in coupons that can be exchanged for fresh fruits, vegetables, and other healthy foods sold at local farmers’ markets and roadside stands.

Double Up Food Bucks

When you use your Bridge Card, Double Up matches your fruit and vegetable purchases dollar for dollar, up to $10 a day. That means you and your family get twice the fresh fruits and veggies.

NHBP Nutrition Programs

Through the use of comprehensive nutrition programs, the Health and Human Services Department continues to work towards Mno Bmadzewen to improve the lives of federally recognized Tribal Members.

Contact Us

Become a Vendor or Donate Today!

Battle Creek Farmers Market is managed by Kellogg Arena

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