all votes for Woodstock Farmers Market

  • Jolie Misek
  • 117 days, 52 minutes ago
The produce is always very fresh and of good quality. Premade baked goods are delicious, too. We are always greeted by the vendors when we visit on either Tuesday or Saturday. It's also nice to enjoy the fresh air rather than a boxy grocery store.
  • Annette Hagerty
  • 117 days, 3 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 117 days, 5 hours ago
Everything is displayed so beautifully. The products look so inviting that you just want to take them home. It's been a wonderful summer Saturday just to have them on your Saturday schedule.
  • Francoise White
  • 117 days, 15 hours ago
The vegetables are so good! specially the Mirai corn!!! The ambience is very special. The entertainment very interesting. The people so friendly. I only wish we had the market twelve months a year!!!
  • Jennifer Wegmann
  • 117 days, 16 hours ago
Wonderfully friendly market. Mingle and chat directly with those who grow and raise the food!
  • Julia Hamilton
  • 117 days, 23 hours ago
  • Joanne Heck
  • 118 days, 1 hour ago
always a fresh variety at a good price with a friendly hometown atmosphere
  • Carolyn Downs
  • 118 days, 1 hour ago
The market has wonderful, fresh and interesting produce from local farmers. I love local farmers!
  • Kristi Oakes
  • 118 days, 2 hours ago
It has a great variety of items and organically grown beef and local honey. It is in the most beautiful town square and also the music that is played gives the feeling of community and old-fashioned small town appeal.
  • Molly McCoy
  • 118 days, 2 hours ago
Its the best!!!
  • Linda Fierla
  • 118 days, 23 hours ago
Vendors are wonderful
  • Corie Stevens
  • 119 days, 1 hour ago
An assortment for everyone! From organic cheese, fresh beautiful produce and free range organic eggs and meats to a vegan food has it all! Even local plants, flowers and trees to help clean and beautify the environment. All located in the quaint little Woodstock town square, home of the movie Groundhog Day and surrounded by wonderful family owned shops to further help the economy. It is a Blast!
  • Shannon DeVaul
  • 119 days, 17 hours ago
Local farmers and families provide excellent produce and hand crafted items. The village square is the perfect setting to spend a morning with my family and friends. There's always good music and fun for everyone.
  • joyce kunath
  • 120 days, 31 minutes ago
The products are wonderful. Including the locally grown and packaged meat, the multiple vegetable and floral stands,and the apron lady (Jen) has adorable matching aprons including those for matching daughter/mother. Of course the historic brick paved square and live music provides a good old country feeling atmosphere is refreshing to the soul.
  • Debra Anderson
  • 123 days, 3 minutes ago
  • Roseann Gillig
  • 123 days, 21 hours ago
In a word...AWESOME!! Good produce, vendors, activities, its just GREAT!
  • Karen Shilvock-Cinefro
  • 124 days, 4 hours ago
I like the friendly atmosphere and the chance to get good locally grown produce.
  • Sandy Redding
  • 125 days, 1 hour ago
I like buying from the people that have actually grown or made their product. Some have even become friends. There is great variety, and the freshness is unbeatable. This market is run very professionally. I like buying my produce from the people that actually grew it. The vendors are so nice-some have even become my friends. The variety is great, and the freshness unbeatable. This market is run very professionally and I look forward to going there every week.
  • Emily Berendt
  • 127 days, 12 hours ago
Great fresh food, support local farmers!
  • Patricia Kennedy
  • 127 days, 23 hours ago
I support the Woodstock Farmers Market because of the locally grown foods that are offered there, the friendly and very helpful people that are selling the foods and excellent and ever increasing variety of foods and other products. It is in a delightful location and the music adds another very enjoyable touch. This Farmers Market has become a true "Event", a place and happening that people want to attend, to be part of. Strolling around the Market I see so many happy people (most of whom are carrying bags of goodies that they have purchased) and often hear a variety of languages as well, as it becomes a "destination". If you want to buy wonderful local food and other things and be around happy people, this is the place to be.
  • Deborah Justus
  • 129 days, 17 hours ago
Fresh veggies, beautiful flowers, local wine sampling, homemade goodies, food demonstrations and great music that makes you want to sit back and relax. Did I mention the beautiful square, too. Love it, love it, love it.
  • Anne McCormick
  • 131 days, 2 hours ago
Best produce, fun place to go on a Saturday.
  • Anonymous
  • 132 days, 19 hours ago
Lots of veggies.
  • larry burbridge
  • 134 days, 3 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers market is fun, with good value and fresh, sustainable produce. the vendors are nice local folk. There is live music and a festive fell there and it is situated on our wonderful town square.
  • Anonymous
  • 134 days, 3 hours ago
Nice variety of produce and pleasant vendors
  • Anonymous
  • 134 days, 3 hours ago
It is a grower only market and has great music every week.
  • Anonymous
  • 136 days, 4 hours ago
The people take great pride in their products and the hometown feel of our lovely town square can not be beat. I love our farmer's market.
  • Ronald Dernick
  • 138 days, 4 hours ago
I have purchased great veggies from Woodstock and last year fruit too! Windy Ridge Acres has a nice assortrment of heirloom veggies.
  • Cynthia Nohelty
  • 138 days, 4 hours ago
Everything is grown locally. And the harp player last Tuesday, August 25, was unique. Very impressive!
  • Terry Weingart
  • 138 days, 17 hours ago
I love the selection of foods, plants, and handmade items. That plus the University of Illinois Extension booth to help solve problems.
  • Arlene Reichert
  • 140 days, 14 hours ago
I enjoy the fresh produce and other products presented twice a week. It is most enjoyable to learn about the vendors as well. We are fortunate to have the market in our town.
  • Anonymous
  • 140 days, 18 hours ago
Wonderful music, relaxed, safe, small town atmosphere, delicious food at very good prices bought from very friendly people. We often bring a blanket and picnic on the square.
  • Erin Carey
  • 140 days, 23 hours ago
This market just keeps getting better and better each year! My kids enjoy it, the prices are great, and the produce is wonderful!
  • Deah Cooney
  • 141 days, 1 hour ago
Because of the awesome Woodstock Square setting and the friendliness of the vendors.
  • Diane Magnuson
  • 143 days, 4 hours ago
I like getting fresh and varied products from our local businesses.
  • Anonymous
  • 143 days, 16 hours ago
Very dedicated people and fun to get to know growers in the area.
  • Anonymous
  • 143 days, 17 hours ago
cute quaint town, nice music, and much of the produce is pesticide free. Friendly vendors also.
  • Amy Peterson
  • 143 days, 23 hours ago
  • 144 days, 23 minutes ago
  • Pat Cervantes
  • 144 days, 30 minutes ago
They are very friendly and great vendors!
  • Anonymous
  • 144 days, 3 hours ago
great vendors, friendly atmosphere, WONDERFUL variety of heirloom and unusual vegetables.
  • Anonymous
  • 144 days, 5 hours ago
The people are so warm and friendly - you feel like family.
  • Colette Schaefer
  • 144 days, 16 hours ago
  • Patty Zurawski
  • 144 days, 17 hours ago
AWSOME vendors, people atmosphere. Quality, true quality
  • Michael Walkup
  • 146 days, 4 hours ago
It's the best market outside of Chicago and the North Shore. It's the only suburban market that requires vendors to grow on their own local property. It also has a great setting in the historic Woodstock Square (as seen in the movie "Groundhog Day". You can imagine watching Bill Murray take a dive off of the Opera House tower while you shop!
  • Penny Cichucki
  • 147 days, 15 hours ago
Local food is great for the consumer, it tastes so fresh and wonderful. It is also great for the environment as less gas/pollution is used/created to ship it. We love supporting the local farmers.
  • Yvonne Yao
  • 147 days, 17 hours ago
The FOOD is GREAT. It's the green thing to do. The vendors are nice. AND we're supporting the local economy
  • Christi D.
  • 147 days, 17 hours ago
What a perfect, historic setting, w/ friendly vendors, great local produce, even my favorite scones from Le Petit Marche. One of my favorite things of the summer!
  • Chris Lozier
  • 147 days, 17 hours ago
  • Phil Gardner
  • 148 days, 19 hours ago
Best Farmer's Market within 80 miles!
  • Jean Niemann
  • 149 days, 1 hour ago
Great produce locally grown, and great music. It is a Saturday morning destination. It's a wonderfull opportunity to meet your friends, shop, listen to music and have a cup of coffee
  • Anonymous
  • 149 days, 20 hours ago
The community spirit and the quality of the products are the reasons I love the Woodstock Farmer's Market for fresh produce and getting to know neighbors!
  • Anonymous
  • 150 days, 4 hours ago
  • Jessica Wagener
  • 151 days, 4 hours ago
  • Carol Giammattei
  • 151 days, 6 hours ago
Fresh home grown produce, hand made products, friendly vendors, good music, beautiful surroundings!
  • Ken West
  • 151 days, 15 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 152 days, 40 minutes ago
love the products provided
  • Donna Siemro
  • 152 days, 2 hours ago
great sweet corn from Brooke Farm
  • Jim Prindiville
  • 152 days, 18 hours ago
It is evident that all of the vendors are committed to providing us with a fantastic market. Their products are diverse and of the highest quality.
  • Anonymous
  • 152 days, 21 hours ago
Easily the best market in northern Illinois. Charming square, great vendors, friendly faces, small town right off the Metra line to Chicago. Well worth the visit.
  • Kim Presny
  • 152 days, 23 hours ago
  • Peter Prindiville
  • 153 days, 53 minutes ago
Hooray for locally grown produce.
  • Zach Feeley
  • 153 days, 1 hour ago
  • Mary Ellen Prindiville
  • 153 days, 3 hours ago
It is one of the only locally grown (non-shipper) markets in our area, in other words, the farmers grow all of the produce they sell and do not buy it from elsewhere. That is an incredibly important point of difference for the Woodstock that a lot of people who go to other markets may not be aware of.
  • Anonymous
  • 153 days, 4 hours ago
There's a little something for everyone! Great for a weekend family outing.
  • Jeri Settles
  • 153 days, 5 hours ago
Wonderful local produce, friendly people, great prices; fantastic atmosphere on the historic square!
  • Nancy Graham
  • 153 days, 15 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers Market is a total experience! Not only is there wonderful organic food, but the music brings back people time after time.
  • Anonymous
  • 153 days, 15 hours ago
the atmosphere on the local square, music, friendliness & the variety of food available
  • Kim Sullivan
  • 153 days, 17 hours ago
They have the best local produce and plants! I can always find a wide assortment of organic produce at great prices. What could be better?
  • Anonymous
  • 153 days, 21 hours ago
Wide variety of vendors and products, fresh organic produce, great cheese (when you get there in time to buy it)
  • Amy Bozza
  • 154 days, 15 hours ago
Love the atmosphere, live music, the wonderful vendors and the variety offered!
  • Cathy Schroeder
  • 154 days, 17 hours ago
I support it for many reasons. Where else can you buy a beautiful arrangement of fresh flowers for only $5. Fresh produce is exceptionally good. Wonderful sweet items available too. Vendors are so nice and eager to help you find just what you are looking for. It's such a fun experience just to go, look, and buy!!
  • Kristen Hardesty
  • 154 days, 18 hours ago
  • Jonathan Goff
  • 155 days, 14 minutes ago
Great quality, friendly people!
  • Kathy Rauch
  • 155 days, 18 minutes ago
Creates an atmosphere of healthy minded people in a healthy minded community. The Market is a win-win for everyone!
  • Monica Amraen
  • 155 days, 2 hours ago
Wonderful atmosphere with a great selection of vendors.
  • Gail Miller
  • 155 days, 4 hours ago
Farmers markets are great for the community!
  • Anonymous
  • 155 days, 19 hours ago
Local food, nice variety, close to home
  • Anonymous
  • 155 days, 19 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 156 days, 2 minutes ago
I love that we are supporting Local families and farms. There are so many great stands with wonderful products... better than you can buy in any store.
  • Tim Harris
  • 156 days, 26 minutes ago
Numerous vendors, great food, and fantastic music
  • Paula Jarvis
  • 156 days, 2 hours ago
The freshest vegetables and the nicest vendors you could ever meet!
  • James Lynes
  • 156 days, 16 hours ago
Local food, members of the community.
  • melissa holbrook
  • 157 days, 2 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers market is a wonderful experience where you can enjoy all the local vendors, get a nice cup of coffee or gelato, and breathe in all the sights and sounds of a local culture.
  • Terri Walton
  • 157 days, 3 hours ago
Really like the variety of vendors and products. Great atmosphere.
  • Steve Amraen
  • 157 days, 6 hours ago
I prefer to buy fresh and local goods.
  • Elaine Book
  • 157 days, 16 hours ago
  • Chelsea Lynes
  • 158 days, 27 minutes ago
its so awesome to have twice a week!
  • Susan Katzenberg
  • 158 days, 1 hour ago
A very organized market with lots of local produce and products.
  • Anonymous
  • 158 days, 17 hours ago
The variety of produce and local producets are wonderful. There is everyhtinh there from honey to hand knit hats! The people at the stands are friendly and helpful.
  • Michael Schroeder
  • 158 days, 19 hours ago
I grew up in Woodstock, and I truly miss my home town and the picturesque square. It is so nice to come home for a visit and enjoy the farmer's market with all the wonderful products and people, it is something that most folks in our country have never experienced. I do support the Woodstock Farmerís Market, and I wish this project all the best!
  • Marylee Steinwehe
  • 159 days, 1 hour ago
  • Alyssa Robinett
  • 159 days, 2 hours ago
The fresh produce, friendly people, atmosphere and entertainment are a great way to spend my Saturday's on the square.
  • Janelle Crowley
  • 159 days, 3 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmer's Market has re-established a true sense of community!
  • Bobbi Balek
  • 159 days, 22 hours ago
  • Bob Schroeder
  • 159 days, 23 hours ago
It's just the thing to do!
  • Alice Nulle
  • 160 days, 1 hour ago
They have most anything you can get at a Farmers Market and most of the vendors are very friendly.
  • Patrick Murfin
  • 160 days, 4 hours ago
This is a true farmers' market featuring the best and freshest local groan produce and food. Set on picturesque Woodstock Square in the shadows of a domed 19th Century Court House and the imposing bell tower of the Woodstock Opera house, a visit to the market is a treat for the eyes as well as the taste buds. Vendors are friendly, tasty food is available, and there is frequently music from Woodstock's lively folk scene. Although many near-by towns now also have farmers' markets, the Woodstock Market attracts not just loyal locals but a regional following. On some summer mornings it might count as a tourist destination for the growing number of folks who come to town for its unique charm.
  • Arlene Lynes
  • 160 days, 14 hours ago
I love that we are a producers market. Everything is grown or made by our vendors. The variety is amazing and the vendors truly work together to make this an excellent source for our community.
  • Jennifer Rowe
  • 160 days, 15 hours ago
We visited the farmer's market while on vacation and really enjoyed it!
  • Susan Buchberger
  • 160 days, 15 hours ago
They have an awesome variety of organic veggies, wine and even organic beef! Not to mention the prettiest setting in the county! Woodstock ROCKS!
  • Derik Morefield
  • 160 days, 21 hours ago
Locally grown produce, fantastic variety - LIVE MUSIC.
  • Anonymous
  • 160 days, 22 hours ago
Great Variety!!
  • Jane Lynch-Deihs
  • 160 days, 22 hours ago
Great variety of vendors, healthy & delicious home-grown selections of foods! Well-organized, fair prices.
  • Phyllis Guy
  • 160 days, 23 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmer's market has the best fresh produce and perennial plants. I also like the arts and crafts. I support this farmers market because these are all local vendors.
  • Laura Bauman
  • 160 days, 23 hours ago
I love purchasing fresh produce from local farmers. All the sells people are so helpful and friendly. Great community atmosphere!
  • Ruth Lieb
  • 161 days, 3 minutes ago
I like the variety of items and produce. I always enjoy getting fresh, cut flowers from them.
  • Cary Woodruff
  • 161 days, 22 minutes ago
They have a wide variety of locally produced stuff and are VERY friendly. Eight varieties of organic garlic! We get live music as well! Plus the Square is a great location.
  • Lauren Hamilton
  • 161 days, 1 hour ago
  • Leland Humbertson
  • 161 days, 1 hour ago
It's great!
  • Melissa Knight
  • 161 days, 1 hour ago
  • Lee Gates
  • 161 days, 1 hour ago
Fresh organic food is most important to me. Homey atmosphere is great.
  • Norman Wierer
  • 161 days, 15 hours ago
Nice locayion, enjoy the food.
  • Anonymous
  • 162 days, 3 hours ago
The location in the Square and the variety of other things to see and do. I take my grandkids every Sat.
  • Linda Jennings
  • 162 days, 4 hours ago
Best local market in the area - great produce, food items, information and music. The square makes it unique because it provides additional shopping/dining opportunities from the surrounding stores and restaurants. The entire package is warm, welcoming, and full of creative possibilies.
  • Helen Lindquist
  • 162 days, 17 hours ago
The produce including large organic selections are great. There is organic meat, flowers, and plants. The town square is one of the most beautiful in the country, with many of the stores joining in with sidewalk sales. There are always local musicians performing on the stage. It's always a great event and makes the other nearby farmers markets pale by comparison. I vote for Woodstock.
  • AJ Hamm
  • 162 days, 23 hours ago
Awesome food. cool music. friendly folk!
  • Karen Sutera
  • 163 days, 20 hours ago
I love the variety of vendors present each week. I find I buy my week's produce there as well as cheese, baked goods, and the occassional plant for our garden. The location is only 10 minutes from my house which makes it an easy trip on a Saturday morning.
  • Robert Pierce
  • 163 days, 21 hours ago
The variety of products is great.
  • Gretchen O'Connor
  • 163 days, 21 hours ago
The farmers sell what they grow, not what they purchase from some one else.
  • Anonymous
  • 165 days, 4 hours ago
For the wonderful selection of products they offer. All of these products are of great quality and the vendors are extremely friendly and helpful.
  • Debbie Schneider
  • 166 days, 3 hours ago
Love the fresh produce, fruit and flowers.
  • Pam R
  • 167 days, 2 hours ago
We all need to incorporate fresh produce in our diet. What better way than to shop your local farmers market! Woodstock has a large assortment of produce, plus you are supporting local farmers!
  • Mari Baskin
  • 167 days, 3 hours ago
  • Jane Falk
  • 167 days, 15 hours ago
This is the most wonderful farmers' market. As a resident of Woodstock I have had the pleasure of going to this market for years and it just keeps getting better and better. Many of the growers even use organic methods and all of the produce is high quality. The market board is committed to keeping this a farmer centered market while still allowing other vendors in the park to add variety. You can even buy a handmade apron there. You can't get better meat than Willow Lea it feels good to know how well the animals are being cared for. I am looking forward to the fresh tomatoes and eggplant that should be coming soon and for Nancy's garlic to dry so that I can buy one of the braids. There are even samples. The local farmers' co-op cheese is great and you can follow it with a sample of local wine. It's wonderful to get to know the farmers who grow your food. We are so fortunate to have an authentic farmers' market. We may have to wait until the tomatoes ripen in McHenry County, but it's worth it. By the way, don't miss out on the homemade hummus at Expressly Leslie it's amazing!
  • Art Coffer
  • 167 days, 16 hours ago
Fresh and healthy food. My friend Erika works there, and turned me on to all the unique products that are available. I love the music too.
  • Michele Aavang
  • 167 days, 19 hours ago
  • Donna Swanson
  • 167 days, 20 hours ago
Variety of products & friendliness of vendors.
  • Anonymous
  • 167 days, 22 hours ago
Woodstock Farmer's Market has excellent local, natural foods in abundance in a picture perfect setting on the Historic Woodstock Square. Twice a week we get to enjoy quality food at a reasonable price in an atmosphere of music, family, neighbors and fun!
  • Anonymous
  • 168 days, 1 hour ago
fresh fruit and vegetables - friendly merchants!
  • Donna Brandt
  • 168 days, 2 hours ago
It is great to buy locally. I love the country atmosphere on the Square, buying the fresh produce, listening to great music, and meeting friends doing the same.
  • David Ashby
  • 168 days, 2 hours ago
It is a great place to support small farmers and get fresh, locally grown produce It is also a place to hear talented local musicians and to experience the Historic Woodstock Square.
  • andy andrick
  • 168 days, 4 hours ago
great locally grown products and good music
  • Amy Dixon-Kolar
  • 168 days, 4 hours ago
Woodstock Farmer's market is one of the fantastic resources our area has to offer. I want to buy local, I want to buy fresh. They make it possible by giving us two days to buy our produce. Not to mention the music and variety of vendors selling their wares. The atmosphere is lovely, the food is good, the amount and variety of produce available for purchase is excellent.
  • Jennifer Jensen
  • 168 days, 4 hours ago
The atmosphere, the people, the goodies. Woodstock has the whole shubang! Sit on the benches in the middle and watch the energy of families deciding to dance to some song that grabs their boogie. The pace of how people stroll the market will get you. It'a a memory maker.
  • Debbie Firak
  • 168 days, 4 hours ago
There's fresh, home-made, wonderful product, friendly folks, great music on the gazebo and I love to support local small businesses!
  • Margaret Ris
  • 168 days, 5 hours ago
It is a real local market, with live music in a picture perfect town square!
  • Elaine Sunderlage
  • 168 days, 17 hours ago
Market on the square is lovely, and offers LOTS of great produce, cheese and meat. Plus, my son got a great haircut at the barber on the square!
  • Cynthia White
  • 168 days, 23 hours ago
It is great!
  • Linda Sprengeler
  • 169 days, 2 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers Market is an outstanding biweekly EVENTconsisting of high quality live music and a wide variety of vendors providing locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables, a variety of hand made items all in a beautiful park atmosphere. This market has become the county-wide meeting spot to socialize, shop, play, and enjoy fine music (on a superb sound system) in the the beautiful Woodstock Square and park. You must come to experience the special ambience yourself. Bring the entire family. You'll be glad you did.
  • Kristin Purtill
  • 169 days, 3 hours ago
It has the best quality and selection of Local Produce!
  • Anonymous
  • 169 days, 3 hours ago
Great atmosphere. Great Vendors
  • Anonymous
  • 169 days, 18 hours ago
all the vendors actually grow the produce or produce the products they sell. You don't have to worry about where the produce comes from and you can actually talk to the person that grew the veggies you eat.
  • Anonymous
  • 169 days, 19 hours ago
They have great selection of produce and are always helpful and friendly. I can always find what I am craving.
  • Beverley Ganschow
  • 169 days, 22 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers Market is a well-organized roup of prfe which brings visitors to the Square for locally-grown produce and flowers, offers specialty services and food and provides wonderful live music for all visitors to the Square to enjoy. It is definitely a major attraction, adding vitality and and another dimension to the offering on the Square.
  • Debbie Malone
  • 170 days, 3 hours ago
I travel to Woodstock for the farmers market because of the organic produce, the quality of products, the wonderful,helpful people and the charm of the square.
  • Anonymous
  • 170 days, 13 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 170 days, 15 hours ago
We enjoy the square, the wonderful products, and the friendly vendors.
  • Bill Clow
  • 170 days, 18 hours ago
It is great local produce and products, an incredible setting, music and friends. I always see friends at the Woodstock Farmers Market, get tasty things to eat and have a wonderful time!
  • Anonymous
  • 170 days, 19 hours ago
It's near my home, I can walk there, I perform music there and so do my friends. And many of the vendors are my friends.
  • Anonymous
  • 170 days, 19 hours ago
Great selection! Wonderful, relaxing environment to shop in.
  • Heather Moeller
  • 170 days, 21 hours ago
  • Harriet Black
  • 170 days, 21 hours ago
A delightful ambiance, all product is produced by the farmers themselves, wonderful music each week, a friendly group of people, around the charming Woodstock Square...pretty much perfection!
  • Anonymous
  • 170 days, 22 hours ago
Knowledgeable, friendly vendors - good local produce and they improve the selection every year. Best market in the county.
  • Don Humbertson
  • 170 days, 23 hours ago
Great selection of fresh produce and goods, everyone is very friendly!
  • kathy render
  • 171 days, 25 minutes ago
  • Patricia Intile
  • 171 days, 1 hour ago
They have the best fresh produce!
  • Trudy Thompson
  • 171 days, 2 hours ago
I appreciate the opportunity to support our local farmers and neighbors who provide us fresh produce including organically grown and other exceptional products. I also get to enjoy the ambience of our town square, a refreshing step back in time.
  • Kent Fishburn
  • 171 days, 2 hours ago
The vendors are excellent and the live music every Thursday and Saturday is the best in the area.
  • Kathy Weiss
  • 171 days, 5 hours ago
Great produce, friendly people and I love the small town feel of the Woodstock Square.
  • Nancy Merkling
  • 171 days, 7 hours ago
It's an amazing market with a heart for serving the local community. The vendors make you feel welcome and work their fingers to the bone providing this beneficial opportunity to give locally.
  • Steven DeBerg
  • 171 days, 15 hours ago
It is a great source of local produce and helps create the wonderful "community" feel to the county. It serves as a gathering point for friends and helps local business.
  • Kasey Murphy
  • 171 days, 17 hours ago
I have been shopping the Woodstock Farmers Market for years and have been so pleased to see the growth and diversity of the products available! It is a great place to shop, meet up with family and friends and enjoy our beautiful Woodstock Square!
  • Anonymous
  • 171 days, 18 hours ago
I enjoy the fresh,organic produce. It's worth the drive.
  • 171 days, 19 hours ago
  • Suzanne Eck
  • 171 days, 20 hours ago
Wonderful setting; friendly sellers and customers! Delicious and unusual items to be found, with a variety next to none. Five Stars!
  • Linda Popp
  • 171 days, 22 hours ago
There is something for everyone!
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 1 hour ago
great quality of vendors!
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 1 hour ago
It has a little of everything
  • Mary Johnson
  • 172 days, 2 hours ago
In addition to the support to buy locally, this market has an abience second to none. In addition to the helful vendors, there is a booth manned by Master Gardeners to answer questions visitors might have.
  • B J Jones
  • 172 days, 2 hours ago
The products are great and the market is such a nice addition to the square, especially on Saturdays, when many people are able to come and bring their entire families.
  • Agnes Burkus
  • 172 days, 2 hours ago
great vegetables, great flowers, etc. and great people
  • Barb Patterson
  • 172 days, 2 hours ago
Great Vendors who are knowledgeable on their products. Beautiful location. I believe strongly in supporting our local community with home-grown products. I feel these are safe products for consumption.
  • gretchen thomas
  • 172 days, 2 hours ago
Wonderful variety in a beautiful, historic setting
  • Laurel Palma
  • 172 days, 3 hours ago
I try and support all local businesses whenever possible. This farmer's market is a friendly meeting place to wander around and listen to live music by local musicians.
  • Pamela Althoff
  • 172 days, 4 hours ago
great products, lovely people who share information with enthusiasm and care. Attendance includes local businesses who use local products in restaurants, shops etc.
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 14 hours ago
Excellent location, beautiful setting, high quality vendors who take pride in their produce!
  • Barb Schelhammer
  • 172 days, 14 hours ago
Mainly because many are my neighbors and I feel guaranteed of their quality and care in bringing the best to our market!!
  • liz melle
  • 172 days, 16 hours ago
As a vendor there, I believe Wooodstock Farmers Market is the true meaning of a farmers market.
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 17 hours ago
Great assortment of fresh vegetables, herbs, antibiotic-free and hormone free beef, fresh flowers, wine, and more!
  • Shelley LoSasso
  • 172 days, 18 hours ago
Great fresh produce! I also buy flats of flowers there for my spring planting.
  • Thomas Thornton
  • 172 days, 21 hours ago
We love the variety and freshness.
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 21 hours ago
Unlike other markets that allow reselling, this market offers only fresh, local food. I love the wide variety of produce available, and have tried veges I never heard of before! The beef is wonderful too. The vendors are friendly, and answer the many questions I always seem to have.
  • Kelly Gorham
  • 172 days, 22 hours ago
The variety of vendors. Although, I'd love to see more
  • Shirley Busse
  • 172 days, 22 hours ago
All the top varieties, plus food for lunch! Vendors are very friendly and helpful!
  • Jane Colby
  • 172 days, 22 hours ago
I just LOVE the Woodstock Farmers Market and rarely miss a Tuesday or Saturday. The vendors set up around the quaint cobblestone square and there is live music during the market hours. I really enjoy the terrific selection of organic and home grown produce, plants and products. I give it two green thumbs up!!!
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 22 hours ago
The fresh produce is great and I like the fact that it is locally grown. The live music is also great.
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 23 hours ago
The locally grown food and flowers are wonderful. Love the music and visiting with friends on the square.
  • elaine showers
  • 172 days, 23 hours ago
I like that the produce is locally grown
  • Kim Giesel
  • 172 days, 23 hours ago
I support all the local vendors. The vegetables and meat taste better and you know where it's coming from. The people are so nice they remember me every summer.
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 2 hours ago
I am a patron of this market and have been for the past 8 or 10 years. The variety of sellers is very good.
  • Brenda Dahlfors
  • 173 days, 3 hours ago
Everything and everyone is local! The live music and wine tasting is wonderful!
  • Mary Widmer
  • 173 days, 3 hours ago
No junky items are available or allowed in, only locally grown produce and purely handmade items. Also, the small size is great.
  • Mike Eckert
  • 173 days, 3 hours ago
It is local food grown by local yocals.
  • S. Temple
  • 173 days, 4 hours ago
Wonderful product selection from terrific folks in a beautiful setting. And let's not forget the music to shop by!
  • Marita Sension
  • 173 days, 5 hours ago
*it's fresh food grown locally *it offers a friendly environment to meet new & old friends *it encourages consumers to get out, exercise meet with others and garden!
  • Howard Hoyt
  • 173 days, 5 hours ago
Best variety and quality of produce, plants and wine in a very pleasant atmosphere............WhoooWaa.........
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 6 hours ago
Great vendors - really nice and knowledgeable - everything from local grown trees to cheese - support the local farmers.
  • Bethany Scanlon
  • 173 days, 7 hours ago
I support all Farmers Market and independent Farmers are what made this country and they will help save this country.
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 8 hours ago
Great people, great products
  • Marie Fejdasz
  • 173 days, 8 hours ago
Prices are fair and the site is very inviting.
  • Kathleen Hall Boyce
  • 173 days, 11 hours ago
It is fun, the vendors are great and the food is excellent!
  • Karen Jozefiak
  • 173 days, 15 hours ago
  • Ken Royal
  • 173 days, 16 hours ago
Great market!
  • Judy Matzen
  • 173 days, 16 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmer's Market has a great group of vendors with great local produce/products. The best thing to happen to Woodstock.
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
Fresh local produce and plants. Keeping McHenry County GREEN! It's getting back to our agricultural roots and builds community!
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
Great variety of tasty local produce. Nice setting. Friendly farmers.
  • Bazil Brainard
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
It is full of wonderful people and produce.
  • Gary Plazyk
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmers Market emphasizes locally grown or produced products. This ensures the support of LOCAL farms and craftspeople, and brings customers into contact with the actual producers. This not only acts to sell products, but builds community - I don't just think "I bought some tomatoes", but "Rich Brook's farm grows great tomatoes".
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
It's just wonderful to be able to get fresh produce and plants locally on the square!
  • marian weiss
  • 173 days, 17 hours ago
A stunning array of home produced items from fruits, vegetables, woolen goods, honey, meats, soaps. High standards, high quality, and the best musical entertainment around. You won't find a more beautiful setting than the Woodstock Square.
  • Patricia Alexander
  • 173 days, 18 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmer's market is great! Fabulous produce and meat - flowers and herbs, honey and cookies, plants and crafts - AND live music! To top it all off - people are REALLY nice and the prices are great. It doesn't be much better than that . . .
  • Juanita Dycus
  • 173 days, 18 hours ago
It's always great to have fresh vegetables and fruits and bakery goods from your very own neighbors. We know they are fresh and tasty.
  • Debbie Townsend
  • 173 days, 20 hours ago
Very Friendly and great produce
  • Nick Logan
  • 173 days, 20 hours ago
Great selection of produce, meat, cheese and treats. Great prices too. And you're supporting your community.
  • Cheryl Gentry
  • 173 days, 20 hours ago
  • Nikki Zivkovic
  • 173 days, 20 hours ago
First off, it's local. We've been coming to the Farmers Market for the last three years and it grows every year! Good produce, good price!
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 21 hours ago
Locally grown by local vendors.
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 21 hours ago
Nice variety of vendors and farmers. Prices are lower than local stores. And we should support our local farmers.
  • Betty Carmon
  • 173 days, 21 hours ago
The merchandise available is by far the best in the county and there is a great variety.
  • GRANT Terrell
  • 173 days, 22 hours ago
Great Produce, Friendly Vendors and a Fantastic Open Mic.
  • Mark Hobbs
  • 173 days, 22 hours ago
Good people....Good food.
  • Dave Byrnes
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
  • Mark Readel
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
Why wouldn't I. . .great town, great market, great produce!!!
  • Lori Steinkamp
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
The variety of goods to choose from is fantastic and the hospitality of the vendors is like no other Farmer's Market. The live music just adds to the wonderful atmosphere.
  • Beau Kimball
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
Twice the vendors of anywhere in the area and you cannot beat the charming, historic Woodstock square for a location.
  • Len Gilard
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
Wonderful produce, products & entertainment !!
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
I have gone to this farmers market nearly every Saturday for the past two years, and have always been thrilled with the variety of vendors, support of locally grown produce, and the willingness of the vendors to share their vast knowledge of produce, spices, gardening, you name it! I've been to other farmers markets and in my opinion this is one of the best I've seen.
  • Judith Brown
  • 173 days, 23 hours ago
Fresh produce, bedding plants in early Spring, great music on the bandstand . . . what more can you ask for! I love Woodstock Farmers Market!
  • Brandon Cook
  • 174 days, 33 minutes ago
We love all of the fresh local product. It's nice to be able to put a friendly face with the food you are putting on the table for your family.
  • Kendra Puzzo
  • 174 days, 1 hour ago
I would rather have fresh in season food, nice conversation with the farmers, and the pleasure of walking and talking to friends and neighbors.Items are priced to sell and are so worth it. It's a delight to share in this experience.
  • Gus Philpott
  • 174 days, 1 hour ago
Friendly vendors. Wide selection. Plenty of parking. Samples.
  • Erin Denk
  • 174 days, 2 hours ago
Located on the Woodstock Square, the Farmers' Market is a complete morning--music, local merchandise, a park to relax in and local stores and restaurants--all inone place. Vendors are friendly and informative too.
  • Gina Figueroa
  • 174 days, 3 hours ago
Prices are great, produce is amazing
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 3 hours ago
The Woodstock farmers Market is a producers only farmers market. All vendors must grow or produce what they sell. Vendors are inspected to insure that this is the case. Many farmers markets have vendors reselling items they buy wholesale.
  • Sally Guenther
  • 174 days, 3 hours ago
Everyone is friendly. Enjoy sitting and listening to live music. Helps our local farm family as I was an Iowa Farm Girl myself. And I live in an apartment and can not grow a garden. Sally Guenther
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
it is awesome
  • Sue Bourassa
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
I love the fresh and organically grown vegetables!! Great variety too!!
  • Robert Johnsen
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
Quality Local Produce, Great varieties and the friendliest vendors around. Madison may be larger but not as fun!
  • Joseph Dix
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
Brings money to our community and they pay Woodstock to market their foods/products which also infuses money into our local community. Last but certainly not least the foods are much healthier and fresher. Thank you Woodstock Farmers Market.
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
  • Cindy Smiley
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
Love the Woodstock Market. Not only great vendors but a great event as well! Wonderful variety of products, fresh and local.
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
Great selection and quality, lots of fun.
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 4 hours ago
The vegetables are so fresh, the atmosphere is wonderful (live music, great food) and the square is a beautiful area to walk around all morning while enjoying the market. There are also some really great shops to stop in after you're done picking up all your veggies!
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 5 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 174 days, 19 hours ago
best selection, producer market
  • Uccello Mary
  • 175 days, 18 hours ago
great people, great items, great quality
  • Anonymous
  • 175 days, 23 hours ago
It's a great market!
  • Anonymous
  • 177 days, 22 hours ago
Because I know that the food is grown locally and the people are so nice. I also like supporting my community and appreciate being able to buy fresh produce.
  • Brianne Williams
  • 178 days, 17 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 179 days, 21 hours ago
  • Jon Lawson
  • 180 days, 16 hours ago
It is my favorite farmers market!
  • Anonymous
  • 181 days, 19 hours ago
A lot of variation, we love it. Always tons of fresh. wonderful veggies to choose from, delicious freshly baked bread, cute little crafts, and GREAT beeswax lip balm and eggs. Love it!
  • John Kaspryk Jr
  • 182 days, 52 minutes ago
The Woodstock Farmers Market is a geat place were you can go and buy locally grown produce that is fresh and in season form the area love those apples !
  • Dawn Zehr
  • 182 days, 2 hours ago
A great local asset! Lots of organic produce and plants; fantastic honey, jam and baked goods; and friendly people. And the best vegetarian/Mediterranean food in the area, made fresh on the spot.
  • Jess Issacharoff
  • 182 days, 19 hours ago
Because I love Jaci's Cookies
  • Emily Stiever
  • 183 days, 1 hour ago
I love Jaci's Cookies!!
  • Margie Scribner
  • 183 days, 1 hour ago
I love Jaci's Cookies!!
  • Will Flagle
  • 183 days, 1 hour ago
Great people and great food. Jaci's Cookies are the best!
  • Margaret Smith
  • 183 days, 2 hours ago
I love Jaci's Cookies!!!
  • Patricia Inman
  • 183 days, 2 hours ago
Quality of product
  • Leah Krandel
  • 183 days, 2 hours ago
The Woodstock Farmer's Market has great local music, an amazing selection of produce and homemade goods, and wonderful vendors!
  • Anonymous
  • 183 days, 2 hours ago
It's a wonderful opportunity to support local farmers and enjoy fresh unadulterated produce, beef, cheese and flowers.
  • Pat Kraft
  • 183 days, 3 hours ago
local food and farmers deserve my support
  • karen besnon
  • 183 days, 3 hours ago
It's the best market in the area, plenty of vendors, great options and Leslie's food is the best
  • Anonymous
  • 183 days, 3 hours ago
Great food- great prices!!!! Wide assortment and variety and the knowledge of the vendor-farmers.
  • Michelle Nowland
  • 183 days, 6 hours ago
Great people who devote their time to bringing fresh produce and items to the market every week.
  • Ranell Blue
  • 183 days, 16 hours ago
  • KAtrina Zentefis
  • 183 days, 17 hours ago
Classic small town Farmers Market on the Square. We love the scenery, the produce and unique products available.
  • Mary Napolitano
  • 183 days, 22 hours ago
it is producers only and has the best vendors in the world.
  • Anonymous
  • 184 days, 48 minutes ago
Because it's the perfect little farmers market! You can bring your dog, and enjoy a cup of coffee, and walk around the square while listening to live music from the gazebo.
  • Vernon Holm
  • 184 days, 2 hours ago
Picked that morning or the day before. Great selection
  • Steven Rausch
  • 184 days, 21 hours ago
As fresh as it gets! Just right for the town.
  • Laura Kunzie
  • 184 days, 21 hours ago
Wonderful selection! Amazing people wonderful community support.
  • Justin Kaspryk
  • 184 days, 21 hours ago
Local Produce only! Great vendor attitudes!
  • Kate Fremgen
  • 184 days, 21 hours ago
  • Sarah Dycus
  • 184 days, 21 hours ago
Love the atmosphere!! Great people!!
  • Anonymous
  • 184 days, 22 hours ago
  • tom lopez
  • 185 days, 16 minutes ago
like visiting. flowers are great and excellent prices. home grown products are good.
  • Anonymous
  • 189 days, 1 hour ago
friendly people, great selection of veggies, plants, flowers, etc. lovely setting on the woodstock square!
  • Anonymous
  • 195 days, 8 minutes ago
Fresh produce, beautiful flowers, good music, and friendly vendors, that's what it is all about!
  • Margaret Fox-Hawthorne
  • 195 days, 17 hours ago
Great location and a greater variety of products all the time.
  • Marlene F
  • 203 days, 23 hours ago
Friendly vendors, great atmosphere and a nice selection of locally grown foods.
  • Anonymous
  • 204 days, 29 minutes ago
  • joanne watkins
  • 205 days, 14 hours ago
Beautiful serene woodstock square,site of the film Ground Hog Day. Great people selling homegrown fresh made products.
  • Anonymous
  • 205 days, 14 hours ago
I support this market because it is serving a great small town - the heart of America - small towns; and Farmers are the heart of America too!!
  • Anonymous
  • 205 days, 14 hours ago
This is a small town and this market serves the community well! I believe in supporting local farmers and homegrown is better!!
  • Elizabeth Angel
  • 205 days, 15 hours ago
A friend
  • Anonymous
  • 205 days, 15 hours ago
  • Marji Ross
  • 205 days, 15 hours ago
I believe in supporting local farmers and their market set ups !
  • Jennifer Rice
  • 205 days, 15 hours ago
I support Woodstock Farmers Market because we are a small town with a great Farmers Market! We need the support!
  • Kathleen M. Voss
  • 206 days, 4 hours ago
One of the vendors, Salute Farms, is a CSA farm in which I purchase a share. This is the second summer I've done this. Needless to say, the produce is wonderful, and pesticide free, and I feel so good supporting local farmers. And I'm learning to cook unfamiliar produce as a bonus!
  • Joan Stewart
  • 206 days, 23 hours ago
They have organic foods grown in our area. They conduct the market in the Woodstock Square were the movie "Groundhog" was made and it is beautiful there. Along with foods there is also other vendors similar to a fleamarket and small country music groups playing. It is a wonderful summer experience.
  • Lynda Beam
  • 207 days, 3 minutes ago
great products, prices and ambiance, close to Wonder Lake

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