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Auburn Farmers Market

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June 7 - September 20, 2020
Sundays 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Les Gove Park
1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn WA 98002
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Our Mission: The Auburn Farmers Market strives to be a forum for the purchase of a variety of healthy and locally grown products to the area residents. Highlighting education about healthy food choices and overall health and well-being. The Market serves as a convenient marketplace for local farmers and artisans. Vibrant gathering place for the community to enjoy AUBURN!

We will continue to accept EBT, WIC, and SFMNP

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The Auburn Farmers Market is located at Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way South for the 2019 season.

The Market boasts more than 40 vendors offering a variety of fresh farm-based foods, hand-crafted items, specialty items and  concession stands. Check out our driving directions & parking options (PDF). The market is coordinated by the City of Auburn. It will also include free performances, guest chef demonstrations with farm-fresh ingredients, children's activities, and classes on health, nutrition, and gardening.


Vendor information

The Auburn Int’l Farmers Market (AIFM) accepts farm, handmade craft, food, and a few non-profits as vendors. The Market will maintain integrity and balance of farm, handmade craft, and food vendors each Sunday. Non-profits are allowed on a rotating basis as space permits. All vendors must submit a completed application and confirm they have read the rules and regulations for AIFM. In accordance with the Washington State Farmers Market Association’s “Roots Guidelines”, listed below, the Market does not accept commercial or franchise businesses or consultants. For other vending opportunities, check out our special events

2020 Auburn Farmers Market Application (PDF)
2020 Auburn Farmers Market Rules & Regulations (PDF)
Vendor Licenses and Permits needed to sell (PDF)
Washington State Farmers Market Association Roots Guidelines

As a vendor you may be able to accept EBT and Fresh Bucks. Check out our Market Currency Worksheet (PDF) to find out if you are eligible. 

Beginning May 4, 2020, all parks in Auburn will be smoke-free. This includes Les Gove Park where the Farmers Market is held. If the product emits smoke, or vapor, or contains tobacco, it is prohibited in Auburn Parks per Auburn City Code Chapter 2.22 (PDF).

Using EBT at the Market

Here's how it works:

  1. Go to the information booth
  2. Swipe your EBT card and redeem your desired amount of EBT dollars in wooden tokens
  3. Shop for eligible products. 
    View Eligible Products (PDF).

The AIFM only accepts EBT Food Stamps. We are unable to accept EBT Cash.


Interested in being a Volunteer?

To volunteer simply fill out the on-line volunteer application, email the market, or give us a call at the 253-931-3043.

Interested in helping us grow?

Check out our Sponsorship opportunities (PDF)


2020 Schedule of Events

 

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Opening Day of the 2020 Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Join us for opening day at the Auburn Farmers Market!

Schedule of events
10:00 AM - Opening Ceremony
10:15 AM - Musical performance by Champagne Sunday
12:00 PM - Gardening presentation by Marianne Binetti. Gardening where we Live: Growing tips for the Auburn area and our unique climate. This talk will include the best edibles and ornamental varieties for our climate, free samples, and your gardening questions answered.


12:00PM - 5:00PM

Auburn Int'l Farmers Market

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Stop by the Auburn Int'l Farmers Market and pick up all the best fruits, veggies, flowers, foods, crafts and more! Open Sundays, June 7 - September 20, 2020, 10 AM - 3 PM. 

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Musical performance by Leify Green
12:00 PM - Cooking demonstration by AmeriCorps Member 
1:00 PM - Musical performance by Ranger and the Re-Arrangers

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Father's Day at the Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Celebrate Father's Day with fresh fruits, veggies, flowers and more at the Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Dad's who visit the information booth receive a free Market item! 

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Musical performance by Larry Murante
12:00 PM - Cooking demonstration by Nutritionist Christy Goff
1:15 PM - Musical performance by Puget Sounds Wind Quintet
12:00PM - 5:00PM

Auburn Int'l Farmers Market

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Shop & stroll at the Auburn Farmers Market! Listen to the captivating performance by Dekoboko Taiko in the morning and in the afternoon, learn how to make emergency meals for a disaster preparedness backpack!

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Japanese Drumming performance by Dekoboko Taiko
12:00 PM - DIY backpack and emergency meals prepared by Hal Meng

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Shop the best fruits, veggies, flowers, handmade crafts, food and more at the Auburn Farmers Market!

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Musical performance by Leify Green
12:00 PM - Cooking demonstration by Chef Tay
1:00 PM - Musical performance by Gretchen Yanover

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Dog Days at Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Leashed, licensed, and well-behaved dogs welcome at the Market. Bring you pup down to the Auburn Farmers Market for Dog Days! 

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Musical performance by the Swinging Duo
12:00 PM - Dog Days Parade

Thank you to Costco for sponsoring the prizes for this event!
12:00PM - 5:00PM

ArtRageous activity at Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Join us at the Auburn Farmers Market! Shop the best fruits, veggies, flowers, handmade crafts, cheese, wine and more! An ArtRageous booth will be at the Market from 10 AM - 3 PM, providing a free art activity!

Schedule of events
10:15 AM - Musical performance by Autumn Helene
1:00 PM - Steel drums performance by the Steel Pan Project
12:00PM - 5:00PM

Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Join us at the Auburn Farmers Market!

Schedule of events
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12:00PM - 5:00PM

Auburn Int'l Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

Join us at the Auburn Farmers Market!

Schedule of events
TBA

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Annual PD vs. VRFA Chili Cook-Off at Auburn Farmers Market!

Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

The annual Chili Cook-off between the Auburn Police Department and the Valley Regional Fire Authority held Sunday, September 13th from noon to 2 PM. Come on down and vote for your favorite chili. Free to taste, donations welcome. All proceeds will go to the Auburn Food Bank

Schedule of events
12:00 PM - Chili Cook-Off begins
2:00 PM - winner announced 

Special Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors and Supporters

 

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