The Montgomery Farmers Market debuted in 2021. (Courtesy Montgomery Farmers Market)
Farmers markets in the area offer locally sourced food and handmade products at a variety of locations and times. This list is not comprehensive.
1. Main Street Market
Location: juror parking lot at Main and Metcalf streets behind Heritage Plaza in downtown Conroe
When: Saturdays, 10 am-2pm
Offers: produce, condiments, jewelry, bags, hammocks, baked goods, desserts, food trucks, candles, art, eggs, honey
2. Lone Star 1st Saturday
Location: 14420 Liberty St., Montgomery
When: first Saturday of the month, 9 am-2pm
Founded: estimated 2005
Offerings: produce, baked goods, jewelry, bags, pens, kitchen towels, soap, cups, lotions, honey, decor, candles, metal work, birdhouses
3. Montgomery Farmers Market
Location: extended parking lot at Ransom’s Steakhouse at 300 CB Stewart Drive, Montgomery
When: Saturdays, 9 am-1pm
Offers: grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken, produce, microgreens, raw milk pickup, bread, CBD products, skin care, cooking oils, eggs, baked goods
4. Montgomery Sip-n-Stroll Farmer’s Market
Location: Wings of Montgomery parking lot, 14335 Liberty St., Montgomery
When: Thursdays, 4: 30-7: 30 p.m.
Offers: desserts, baked goods, soap, produce, plants, microgreens, salsa, cooking oils, snow cones, jams, beer, wine
5. Willis TX Market
Location: 202 S. Thomason St., Willis
When: fourth Saturday of the month, 9 am-3pm
Offers: baked goods, crochet products, woodwork, art, honey, produce, beef, hot food, snacks, jewelry, salsa
6. Featured market: Magno Farms
Magno Farms was slated to have its first market March 19, but was delayed due to inclement weather. A new opening date has not been announced. The market will offer a variety of food, home goods and handmade products.
Location: 24390 W. FM 1097, Montgomery
When: March 19, 9 am-1pm
The market will be reoccurring, although future dates had not been announced before press time.
Offers: soaps, sauces, desserts, baked goods, candles, plants, produce, home decor, eggs, furniture, honey
7. Worth the trip: Woodlands Square Market
Woodlands Square Market relocated March 6 from 525 Woodlands Square Blvd., Conroe, off FM 1488 to Spring.
Location: 25127 Gosling Road, Spring
When: twice a month on Sundays, 11 am- 4pm
Offers: hot food, cold drinks, desserts, seasonings, jewelry, health food, plants, clothes, art, candles, dog treats, bath bombs, baked goods