The Amherstburg Farmers Market is a welcoming, outdoor space offering a deliberate and diverse, hand-selected lineup of farmers, makers and creators. We exist to support incredible, local small businesses and present a community hub for our residents and visitors. Open rain or shine every Saturday from 9am-1pm, May 4 -October 12, this family-friendly & pet-friendly space also offers weekly live music, homemade breakfast, fresh coffee, craft beer, learning experiences and smiles every Saturday. The brewery and patio are open to enjoy!


We are conveniently located on Howard Avenue (Essex Rd 9) in the parking lot of GL Heritage Brewing Co.

Become a Vendor

Are you a grower, a maker, or an artisan creator? Then you're a perfect fit for our market! Our shoppers love to support local businesses offering high-quality, healthy and unique products. Booth space is available for single, part time or seasonal rates. Join us, and you'll fall in love with the communal vibe among vendors and with our committee.

Are You a Charity or Non-Profit?

We support all things local and love to support our dedicated Community Builders by providing free space to local charities and non-profits who want to educate the community on causes worthy of our attention and investment toward our neighbours.

Entertainment Bookings

Are you a local performer and interested in joining our weekly lineup of family entertainment at the Amherstburg Farmers Market? Music, face painting, craft experiences, gardening lessons, story times, sing-alongs - we love it all. Connect with us!

FAQs • Your Frequently Asked Questions


Where is the Amherstburg Farmers Market?

We are happy to be hosted by GL Heritage Brewing Company, in their outdoor lot located at 8728 Howard Avenue in Amherstburg, Ontario, N9V0C8. And yes, the brewery is open during the market hours - taps & retail!

When does the Amherstburg Farmers Market run?

The Amherstburg Farmers Market runs every Saturday, rain or shine, 9am-1pm from May 4 through October 12. 

Are pets welcome at the Amherstburg Farmers Market?

Absolutely! All pets on a leash are encouraged to bring their humans to the market. They will be sure to find fresh water bowls and lots of natural treats! The GL Heritage Patio hosts all sorts of fur-friends, and there is a cool grass area for all to relax in.

Is there breakfast, coffee at the Amherstburg Farmers Market?

Ohhh yessss! Each weekend, we have a fresh-made breakfast menu starting at 9am, with locally-roasted and super-fresh coffee options for you.

Is there musical entertainment at the Amherstburg Farmers Market?

Heck yah! Our local musical scene is top notch and we're very proud to showcase live musical performances every Saturday from 9:30-12:30, all season long!

Does the Amherstburg Farmers Market run if it's raining?

Yes, we are a rain or shine market, so grab your umbrella and galoshes, and come out to shop our fresh, local offering. Stay for breakfast and live music under the covered patio or inside the GL Heritage tasting room. The Amherstburg Farmers Market only shuts down if lightning or strong winds cause a safety concern for shoppers and vendors.

How long has the Amherstburg Farmers Market been running?

The Amherstburg Farmers Market has been running since 2010, starting out at the Little White Church for 8 years, 200m from the current location. The AFM tried a season at Toddy Jones Park in Amherstburg before finding a permanent and high-traffic space to resurrect their high-quality lineup at GL Heritage Brewery in 2020.

How do I join the Amherstburg Farmers Market as a Vendor?

We'd love to welcome local growers, makers and artisans! Click here to access our Vendor Application.


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