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Eugene Saturday Market, Eugene

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Each Saturday, Lane County’s favorite artisans, chefs and musicians bring their creations to Eugene Saturday Market, Eugene’s weekly open-air marketplace, creating a vibrant event that nurtures local commerce and community. Founded in May of 1970, this is Oregon’s original Saturday market, and the oldest weekly open-air crafts festival in the United States. Wander among the 200+ booths filled with fine handcrafts, always sold by the artisans themselves. Jewelers, potters, seamstresses, candle makers, glass workers and many more bring their arts to sell. The International Food Court features fifteen food booths serving a wide array of foods prepared fresh on site, including burritos, pad thai, pizza and cheesecake. The Market Stage showcases local and regional musicians playing everything from original folk to jazz, Celtic music to rock-and-roll all day long. Lane County Farmers’ Market is just across the street each Saturday. Two nearby parking structures provide plenty of free parking, and the area is fully wheelchair accessible. See Eugene Saturday Market and all Eugene has to offer by arranging your trip with our Eugene online trip maker .
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  • Only lived in Oregon for 2 years so we have only been to the Saturday market a few times, but when we have gone it has been fun and filled with many things we would not have seen any place else. Fun, ...  more »
  • We really enjoy walking through the vendors, enjoyed the music entertainment, and enjoyed the fresh produce options!! It’s a neat experience and a great way to learn about local entrepreneurs.  more »
  • You can't get the full essence of Eugene in the summer without a stop at the Saturday and Farmers Market held in Eugene's city center. The Saturday Market is a throw back to the 60's experience and of...  more »
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  • Fresh fruits and veggies and there is always some live music. Great place to find hand crafted goods and get a bite to eat at one of the close by food carts.
  • It's a great place for hand crafted items. There's a farmer's market on the other side of the street. It can get really crowded during nice weather. There is also a food court with a large variety of foods.
  • Uniquely Eugenean. Try it, you might like it. Then again, you might not. Handmade arts and crafts are sometimes exquisite, but the food section really needs some new vendors. Perhaps the best thing about Saturday Market is the extensive selection of fresh produce. My advice is to go early, because both the farmers and the vendors often leave early, so late afternoon shoppers get little selection if any.
  • Enjoy being one of the venders there. It's fun to meet new people and interact with them. You can give information and also get it too.
  • The Saturday Market is a Eugene fixture and, thankfully, always has something for everyone. I remember my first trip as a young teen when a lovely earthy woman wrapped a lock of my hair in colored thread before affixing a bead of petrified wood to the end. I was in love from that bead and I continue to make trips for treasures today. I hope everyone can experience the Saturday Market - from the summer concoctions to the winter/holiday fairs.
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