About our market...

The John Day Farmer's Market improves the quality of life in our area by providing a place for people to gather, whether to buy and sell locally-grown and locally-produced items or to share information and entertainment. 


  1. Encourage locally grown produce.

  2. Provide an outlet for farmers and artisans to sell directly to the public.

  3. Provide healthy food to the community.

  4. Provide access to healthy food to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Women/Infants/Children (WIC) and Oregon Farm Direct Nutritional Program (FDNP) participants. 

  5. Stimulate downtown business.

  6. Increase community activity.