Farmers’ Market of Carbondale was named third in the Best of the Midwest 2016 by AAA Midwest Traveler. The The City Market in Kansas City, Missouri, was first, followed by Soulard Farmers Market in St. Louis in second.
For seven years, Midwest Traveler magazine has polled readers and staff members to determine the region’s five best destinations, attractions, restaurants and events. This year, editors shared their favorite Midwest summer activities, food and attractions.
The market is open from 8 a.m. to noon each Saturday from April through November in Westown Mall parking lot.
— Marilyn Halstead