GUIDE: 7 farmers markets to visit in and around Conroe, Montgomery, Willis in 2022

The Montgomery Farmers Market debuted in 2021. (Courtesy Montgomery Farmers Market)
The Montgomery Farmers Market debuted in 2021. (Courtesy Montgomery Farmers Market)

The Montgomery Farmers Market debuted in 2021. (Courtesy Montgomery Farmers Market)

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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 a.m.-2 p.m.

Founded: 2021


Offerings: produce, condiments, jewelry, bags, hammocks, baked goods, desserts, food trucks, candles, art, eggs, honey

www.mainstreetmarketctx.com

2. Lone Star 1st Saturday

Location: 14420 Liberty St., Montgomery

When: first Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Founded: estimated 2005

Offerings: produce, baked goods, jewelry, bags, pens, kitchen towels, soap, cups, lotions, honey, decor, candles, metal work, birdhouses

www.facebook.com/lonestar1stsaturday

3. Montgomery Farmers Market

Location: extended parking lot at Ransom’s Steakhouse at 300 C B Stewart Drive, Montgomery

When: Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Founded: 2021

Offerings: grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken, produce, microgreens, raw milk pickup, bread, CBD products, skin care, cooking oils, eggs, baked goods

www.montgomeryfarmersmarket.com

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.

Founded: 2017

Offerings: desserts, baked goods, soap, produce, plants, microgreens, salsa, cooking oils, snow cones, jams, beer, wine

www.facebook.com/montgomerytxfarmersmarket

5. Willis TX Market

Location: 202 S. Thomason St., Willis

When: fourth Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Founded: 2020

Offerings: baked goods, crochet products, woodwork, art, honey, produce, beef, hot food, snacks, jewelry, salsa

www.willistxmarket.com

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 a.m.-1 p.m.

The market will be reoccurring, although future dates had not been announced before press time.

Offerings: soaps, sauces, desserts, baked goods, candles, plants, produce, home decor, eggs, furniture, honey

www.facebook.com/magnofarms

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 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Founded: 2021

Offerings: hot food, cold drinks, desserts, seasonings, jewelry, health food, plants, clothes, art, candles, dog treats, bath bombs, baked goods

www.woodlandssquaremarket.com​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
By Maegan Kirby

Reporter, xxConroe/Montgomery

Maegan joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in January 2022 after graduating with a degree in journalism from The University of Texas at Austin. Maegan covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in Conroe and Montgomery. Prior to CI, Maegan was a life and arts reporter for The Daily Texan at The University of Texas at Austin and an associate producer on the Darkness podcast.