The Marketplace

The Sprout Growers & Makers Marketplace is an indoor, year-round market that connects our region’s local food and original creations art to Central Minnesota residents and tourists. 

The Market is located in the former Crestliner building in Little Falls at 609 13th Ave NE, Door 8.

Visitors can shop from local vendors on six Saturdays in 2017 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: January 28, February 25, March 25, October 28, November 18, and December 9. 

Download and share the 2017 Marketplace Flyer.2017 Market Dates

 

NEW! -LITTLE FALLS MISSISSIPPI MARKET-

 

A new summer market has opened up in Little Falls and will be held at Sprout every Saturday from 9am – 1pm through October. Come to the LF Mississippi Market, rain or shine, and shop all things local! Interested in getting involved this summer? Click on the “Apply” button below to become a vendor. Stay informed about participating vendors each week, here.

 

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A VENDOR?

Click on “Apply” below to access the Vendor Application.

 

PAST EVENTS

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Sprout Growers & Makers Marketplace Grand Opening on Friday, April 1 and  April 2, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m in 2015.

On Friday, the official Grand Opening, presentations, ribbon cutting and lunch with honored guests began at 9:30 a.m. Senator Amy Klobuchar, Congressman Rick Nolan, USDA Under Secretary Lisa Mensah and other leaders from our region spoke.

Both days provided a great shopping opportunity for all things local: fresh produce (in April!), beef, lamb, chicken, pork, duck, pet treats, canned goods, wild-caught salmon, popcorn, granola, baked goods, chocolate confections, bird baths, honey, bird houses, jewelry, handmade cutting & serving boards, hand forged items, watercolor art, soaps, hadn spun goat mohair, sheep’s wool, shopping bags, hemp/organic fabrics, hand turned wood bowls, perennial plants, seedlings, and more!

On Friday, Prairie Bay catered a delicious meal in our new demonstration kitchen featuring local carrots, potatoes and greens.

Live music from Merritt Bussiere featured a mix of local musicians such as Mike Soderlund, Don Gorham and Merritt himself.


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The Marketplace hosted four holiday markets in 2016 and two in 2015.