GET OUT: Local farmers markets offer a variety of products and produce

Shop local at farmers markets throughout the area this week.
Shop local at farmers markets throughout the area this week. Staff file

Monday (Sept. 7) —Sunday

Local farmers markets still offering local produce and products this week

Buy local at these farmers markets open this week:

▪ Yelm Farmers Market Nisqually Springs Farm, 17835 Washington 507; noon-5 p.m. Mondays through Oct. 19; yelmfarmersmarket.com.

▪ Tacoma Farmers Market, Sixth Avenue location On Pine Street at Sixth Avenue; 3-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 29; tacomafarmersmarket.com.

▪ Lakewood Farmers Market Lakewood City Hall plaza, 6000 Main St.; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 15; Cityoflakewood.us/parks-and-recreation/farmer-s-market.

▪ Tacoma Farmers Market, Eastside location. South 44th Street and Portland Avenue; 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 30; tacomafarmersmarket.com.

▪ Tacoma Farmers Market, Broadway location. Broadway between Ninth and 11th streets in downtown Tacoma; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 29; tacomafarmersmarket.com.

▪ Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Farmers Market. Skansie Brothers Park, 3211 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor; 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 24; 253-514-0071, sponsored by Waterfront Alliance, gigharborwaterfront.org/farmers-market.

▪ Orting Valley Farmers Market. North Park at Highway 162 and Calistoga St.; 3-7 p.m. Friday (Sept. 11) Ortingvalleyfarmersmarket.com.

▪ Tacoma Farmers Market, Multicare Rose Garden. Tacoma General Hospital, Martin Luther King Way between Fifth and Division; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays (Sept. 11).

▪ Proctor Farmers Market North 27th and Proctor streets, Tacoma; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 19; 253-961-3666; proctorfarmersmarket.com.

▪ Puyallup Farmers Market Pioneer Park and the Pavilion, 330 S. Meridian St.; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 17; 253-840-2631, ext. 101 puyallupmainstreet.com.

▪ Federal Way Farmers Market, The Commons Mall. 320th and Pacific Highway South, in the Sears parking lot; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 31.

▪ Gig Harbor Farmers Market, Peninsula Gardens. 5503 Wollochet Drive NW; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 26; 253-851-7397; gigharborfarmersmarket.com.

▪ Gig Harbor Farmers Market, Uptown location. 4701 Point Fosdick Drive; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 29; 253-851-7397; gigharborfarmersmarket.com.

▪ Tacoma Farmers Market, South Tacoma location. MetroParks STAR Park and Community Center, 3873 S. 66th Street; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 27; tacomafarmersmarket.com.