The Late Winter Market runs each Saturday from the new year until the beginning of the outdoor season. Get your market fix all year long. You will still find many of your favorite Dane County Farmers’ Market members, as well as a full array of fruits and vegetables, cheeses, hyper-local meats, honey, bakery items, and many specialty items.
Our hours are 8 am to noon, except for Saturday, February 29th when we will close at 11 am to accommodate another event at Garver Feed Mill.
Getting to the Late Winter Market
From Downtown Madison
Travel outbound on East Washington until Milwaukee St. Turn right onto Milwaukee St. Take a sharp right onto S. Fair Oaks Ave. and continue until you reach Garver Green. Turn left onto Garver Green.
From the North
From Interstate 90/94, continue on 39-S/90-E. Exit onto Wisconsin 30 toward Madison. Exit onto Fair Oaks Ave. and turn left to continue on N. Fair Oaks Ave. Turn left onto Garver Green.
From the South
Coming from the South, exit onto John Nolen Dr. Turn slightly right onto Williamson St. Williamson St. will turn into Eastwood Dr. and then Atwood Ave. Turn left onto S. Fair Oaks Ave. Turn right onto Garver Green.
From the West
Follow University Ave. headed east. It will turn into Campus Drive and then West Johnson Street. From West Johnson, turn right on N Blount St. Turn left on E. Washington Ave. Continue on E. Washington Ave until you reach Milwaukee St. Turn right onto Milwaukee St. Take a sharp right onto S. Fair Oaks Ave. and continue until you reach Garver Green. Turn left onto Garver Green.
Many dedicated paths and bike-friendly routes in Madison make it easy to get to the Farmers' Market by bicycle even during the winter. The Capital City Trail passes directly by Garver Feed Mill and ample bike parking is available nearby. Grab your saddle bags or bike trailer and layer up for your winter ride to market.
Take the Bus to the Market
Madison Metro Transit provides bus service in the City of Madison. The following routes provide service near Garver Feed Mill: 5, 7, 17.
The Route 7 bus stop is the closest stop and is located at Fair Oaks Avenue and the Capitol City Bike Path. There is a well-marked crosswalk to help you cross Fair Oaks Ave. It is approximately .3 mi to Market.
For more information, visit https://www.cityofmadison.com/...
Garver Feed Mill has more than 100 free on-site parking spots available for visitors. However, these parking spots fill up quickly and should be prioritized for patrons with limited mobility. There are other free, nearby parking options available and we greatly encourage patrons to utilize these options - many that are only a 3-5 minute walk away. Check out this map showing free public parking options nearby.
The Late Winter Market is handicap accessible via the main entrance on the north side of the building. There are six handicap parking stalls located on the north side of the building.
Pets are not permitted at the Market. This includes dogs which are being carried. Please leave your pets at home.