Special Farmers Market Events

Power of Produce

POPEmpowering kids to make healthy food choices. Free program for children ages 3-12 yrs. 

Modified for 2020: Bags will be handed out containing tokens for POP starting Thursday August 6th.  One bag per child, per season.

Thank you to our 2020 Power of Produce Sponsors, Health Partners Three Rivers Orthodontics and Riverway Clinic. This program is also supplemented with grant funds from Compeer, and a partnership with Sherburne County Child and Teen Check Ups.  

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Kids Days at the Market

Suspended for the 2020 Season due to COVID-19. 

The market will have extra perks for our younger shoppers. Check out the calendar of events for date specific events.

Held on the second Thursday of the month.

Together Elk River Coloring Challenge

As part of the Together Elk River campaign, a community initiative to encourage, engage, and support local businesses, non-profits, and neighbors in need through challenging times, we’re enlisting the help of parents and caretakers to get the little ones involved! Download and print this coloring page and let your child’s creativity shine!

When their masterpiece is complete, upload it to social media using #TogetherElkRiver to have it added to Elk River City Government’s Facebook album, or turn it in at information booth at the Elk River Farmers Market for a $1 market cash coupon!

Senior Days

The Elk River Farmers Market loves our seniors! 

Modified for the 2020: Seniors stop by the main city table to pick up your bag containing tokens and sponsor hand outs starting June 11th.  One bag per senior, per season.

Thank you to Elk River Senior Living and Guardian Angels for sponsoring this program.Elk River Senior Living Opens in new window


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Music at the Market

Musicians perform 3:30-6:30 p.m. 


Modified for 2020:  This program will be suspended at the start of the season due to COVID-19, with the hope to start music at the market later in the season. 

If you are interested in being one of the weekly performers, please complete this online application.

The 2020 entertainment sponsor is Gleitz State Farm Insurance Agency, Inc.State Farm Logo Opens in new window

Frequent Shopper Program

Modified for 2020: This program will be suspended for this season.

For our shoppers 13 yrs and up. Check in at the city table each market visit and after so many check-ins you will earn market cash to spend at the market.

Refer a Friend

Modified for 2020: This program will be suspended for this season.

Do you love your market? Help us share the love by letting your friends and family know. Please stop by the city table for more information.