Farmers Markets Offer a True Taste of Colorado

There are nearly 900 Colorado farms in the state


Agriculture is an important part of Colorado's past. Today, there are nearly 900 Colorado farms in the state, according to the agriculture organization, Colorado Proud. Visitors who want to experience a little local flavor should stop by one of the many farmers markets hosted across the state.

Cortez: Saturdays, May 30-Oct. 10 - 7:30 a.m. - noon
www.cortezfarmmarket.com

Crested Butte: Sundays, June 21 - Oct. 4, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
www.cbfarmersmarket.org

Granby: Fridays, June 5 - September, 3-7 p.m.
www.granbychamber.com

Grand Junction: Thursdays, June 11- Sept. 17, 5-8:30 p.m.
970-256-4133

Gunnison: Saturdays, June 20 - Oct. 20, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
www.gunnisonfarmersmarket.com/index.htm

Mancos - Thursdays, June 25 - Oct. 1, 5 - 7 p.m.
www.mancoscolorado.com/farmmarket.htm

Montrose: Saturdays, May 9- end of October, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
www.montrosefarmersmarket.com

Ouray: Thursdays, June 4-Sept. 24, 2-6 p.m.
www.ouraycolorado.com/Calendar

Pagosa Springs: Saturdays, July 11- Sept., 9 a.m. - noon
www.sospagosa.org/fm_2009.html

Telluride: Fridays, June 12 - mid October, 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
www.telluridefarmersmarket.com

 

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