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Westown Farmers Market

Westown Farmers’ Market

Downtown’s destination for lunch on Wednesdays!

Wednesdays, June 1 – October 26, 2016
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Zeidler Union Square
(On Michigan between 3rd and 4th Street)

The Westown Farmers’ Market features more than 50 vendors selling Wisconsin-grown produce and flowers, delicious prepared food items, handcrafted art and jewelry, lunch from area restaurants and live music in the park’s gazebo. Spend your Wednesday’s shopping local at the Westown Farmers’ Market!

Please enjoy the additional seating and lawn games during your market visit, courtesy of Creative Alliance Milwaukee’s The Spot 4 MKE, Southwest Airlines and Project for Public Spaces.

Vendor Applications – Currently Open


Are you interested in becoming a part of this vibrant and diverse marketplace for 2016? Please email sarah@westown.org and provide your name, company and what you are looking to sell at the market. An appropriate application will be provided upon review.

*Although the printed deadline on application has passed, we will still be accepting applications throughout the season as well!

**Note: If you are interested in being a lunch vendor for the Farmer’s Market, please contact Sarah at sarah@westown.org for an application. We currently have a waiting list for lunch vendors and will review applications accordingly. Thank you!

**Lunch Vendor vs. Prepared Food Vendor application

  • Lunch vendors include items that are prepared on site, have a Wisconsin’s Seller Permit and sold as individual meal options. I.e. Sandwiches, pizza slices, soup, grilled items such as hot dogs and hamburgers.
  • Prepared Food Vendor is often prepared in an off-site licensed kitchen, include a Wisconsin Seller Permit and are pre- packaged items that include but are not limited to: bakery, jams, dressing, dips, honey etc.

Music & Special Events Schedule


Free live music is offered many market days in the Zeidler Union Square ( On Michigan between 3rd and 4th street) gazebo from 11:45 A.M. until 1:45 P.M. The lively tunes provide a backdrop for shoppers and the downtown lunch crowd, offering something for every musical taste.

We hope you are able to join us for the 2016  Children’s Day and Customer Appreciation Day

Date Entertainment
June 1st Michael Tinker Tierney
June 8th Matt Haeffel
June 15th Roxie Beane
June 22nd Claire Kelly
June 29th Ian Gould
July 6th Brecken Miles
July 13th Steve Cohen 
July 20th
Peter D’Amore
July 27th 
Joe Wray Customer Appreciation Day
August 3rd Brecken Miles
August 10th Children’s Day 10a.m.-1p.m.  Free activities and entertainment for children
August 17th
Jim Madritsch
August 24th Ian Gould
August 31st  Mike Maher
September 7th Zach Wade 
 September 14th  Dan & Faith – Dream Inspired Folk
September 21st -October 26th No Special Programming

 

Market Sponsors


Thank you to all of the market’s 2016 generous sponsors:

    Presenting Sponsor:                                                                      

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Supporting Sponsors:                2011 09lgoNAT_grad1245       Marquette

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Media Sponsors:     OnMilwaukee        urbanmilwaukee-logo