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Old Capitol Farmers Market
Date & Time
5/16/20 - 10/31/20
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Description
The 21st summer season of the Old Capitol Farmers Market starts Saturday, May 16 and takes place every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm through October 31, 2020. Farmers Markets are considered an Essential Service during COVID-19.

DSI is proud to be able to provide access to fresh, local foods during these difficult times. We have worked closely with Sangamon County Public Health, the City of Springfield, and our premier sponsor HSHS St. John’s to enact new services and safety precautions.

Pre-Order with Curbside Pickup:

You can pre-order from the Farmers Market each week from Sunday at 9 am thru Tuesday at 5 pm and pick up your order in your car the following Saturday morning with our complimentary curbside service.

Social Distancing Guidelines:
– All customers should wear a mask per State of Illinois orders
– Stay home if you are sick or you are in a high-risk group
– Follow CDC guidelines to practice good cough and hand hygiene
– Customers age 65+ should have someone shop for them whenever possible
– Customers age 65+ that need to shop for themselves should shop early
– Customers are not allowed to touch produce/products before buying, the vendor will bag purchases
– Customers are not allowed to eat food at the Market
– Make a shopping list and complete shopping as quickly as possible
– This is not a social hour! Limit interactions with other customers, vendors
– Pay with credit or debit. If paying with cash, pay with exact change (or round up) to limit touches. The Market will not provide cash tokens this year.
– SNAP customers will still be able to use LINK card for tokens.
– Limit two customers per household
– Only bring small children if necessary
– No pets
Location
Downtown Springfield
3W Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL

Contact
(217) 544-1723