Welcome To Farmers Market+ At The Dole

Our Market

Look at who is sprouting at The Dole!

Farmers and Growers

ALDEN HILLS ORGANIC FARM: Organic eggs
BIG LITTLE BRITTLE: Variety of Nut Brittle
BUD’S KETTLE CORN: Fresh Popped Kettle Corn, 3 Flavors & Surprise Flavor of the Week
DESSERTS BY CORINNA: Organic Baked Goods, Gluten Free, Vegan & KETO
EMMY & J GOURMET:  Kentucky Bourbon Roasted Nuts
FOX VALLEY GARLIC: 20+ Varieties, Italian Sauces, Herbed Butter
GBM ELK FARM: Elk & Beef, Antler Dog Chews and Pet Health Products
GINDO’S SPICE OF LIFE: Variety of Hot Sauces
GOLD FERN FARM: Cut Flowers, Prints of Flowers
GOODS ‘N BAKERY: Fruit Pies, Muffins, Bread, Pizza, Tomato Tarts & more
KRD FARMS: Certified Organic Veggies and Fruit
LELANDS POINT MAPLE SYRUP: 100% Organic Maple Syrup
LUCASVILLE FRUIT ORCHARD: Apples, Pears and Seasonal Veggies
MAIJA’S FAMILY FOODS: European Focaccia Breads, Dessert Breads and Butters
MASTERFUL MUSHROOMS:  Dried and Fresh Oyster Mushrooms
MAVRA’S GREEK OLIVE OIL: Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Balsamic and Olives
MAY’S HONEY FARM: Honey & Beeswax
MEMA’S JAM: Variety of Homemade Jams
MENTORING GARDENS: Granola in both Natural or Gluten Free Varieties
MIDDLEBURY FARMS: Certified Organic Produce
MIDWEST MIXES / MIDWEST GOURMET GARLIC: Gourmet Dips, Rubs, 7 Varieties of Garlic
PASTA BAR: Homemade Pasta & Specialty Sauces
PET WANTS: All Natural Pet Food, Treats & more
PISCASAW GARDENS: Cut Flowers & Sweet Corn
POUR CRAFT COCKTAIL INFUSIONS: 6 Flavors Made with Dehydrated Fruit & Sugar in Mason Jar-Alcohol not Inc.
R & B MILLER FARMS: Michigan Blueberries, Cherries, Nectarines, Peaches and more
RELEAFENOW: Holistic Organically pressed CBD products
RIVER VALLEY RANCH: Variety of Fresh & Dried Mushrooms, Salsas, Hot Sauces and more
SALT AND SUGAR: All vegan Brownies, Cookies, Cake Jars, Cupcakes, Mini-Quiches & more
SALTY PROVISIONS BY WANDERLUST SEA SALT COMPANY: Salts, Seasonings, Hot Sauce and more
SOIL & SPADE COMPANY: Planters, Plants, Decorative Pots, Planter Subscriptions & more
SOFT WAVE FISH COMPANY: Variety of Fish & Seafood
SUNFLECK FARM: Naturally Grown Fruits, Veggies, Herbs & Teas
SUNRISE TOPIARIES: Decorative Potted Houseplants for your Home or Garden
TASTEBUDZ: Frozen Soup, BBQ Pork, Veggie Burgers, Salad Dressings, Hummus & more
TERRA VITAE FARMS: Pork, Beef, Lamb, Goat, Chicken
THE CHEESE PEOPLE: Variety of Cheeses
VON BERGEN’S COUNTRY MARKET:  Veggies, Fruit, Flowers, Plants, Painted Mason Jars for Flowers & more
WILD ROOTS FARM: All Natural Veggies, Mushrooms & Eggs
WUNBERG PRODUCE: Pie Fillings, Jams, Jellies, Salsa, Pickles, Applesauce and more
ZACHI CHOCOLATES: Organic Dark Chocolate Bars, Bonbons, Truffles & more

Artisans

ACRYLIC ABSTRACT ATTRACTIONS: Painted Furniture, Paintings, Jewelry & more
BARBARA BOUBOUTSIS: Paintings on Vintage Windows, Paintings on Canvas & Soaps
BLAZIN’ CERAMICS: Take & Paint Ceramic Figurines Packaged in Kits with Paint, Brushes & Sealer
CRYSTAL LAKE SOAP COMPANY: Hand Made Soaps, Bath & Body and Aromatherapy Products
DIRT TRIBE: Soap, Lotion & Spa Items
JIM MAY STORYTELLER: EMMY Award Winning Storyteller and Critically Acclaimed Author Selling Books & Jewelry
KAISER FINE WOODWORKING & DESIGN: Wine Racks, Coffee Tables, Headboards, Hightop Tables and more
KRUEGER WOODWORKS: Barnwood Signs, Cutting Boards, Decoys & Coat Racks
LITTLE LAYLA’S BIRD HOUSE: Variety of Birdhouses
LOMA WOOD STUDIO Wood Bowls, Serving Boards and other Woodcraft using Local Wood
LUCKY MONKEY CANDLE COMPANY: Variety of Soy Candles
OF WOOD AND WOOL/DART WOODS: Hand Turned Wood Bowls & Boxes Using Reclaimed Wood
RUSSELL KING PHOTOGRAPHY: Framed Photography and Children’s Interactive Travel Books
SOAP OF THE EARTH: Variety of Homemade Soaps made from Nubian Goats
TAMARA’S ARTISTRY: Henna Body Art and Glitter Tattoos
TLC DESIGNS: Typed Quotes in Picture Frames
VIV & HONEY: Custom Cake Stands, Hand Crafted Jewelry & more
VIVI GINSBERG SMITH STUDIOS: Handmade pottery
WHITE FEATHER NATURALS: Herbal Tinctures, Herbal Infused Oils, Healing Salves, Bug Repellant & more
WILLOAKS STUDIOS: Hand-Crafted Art Jewelry
WOOLY MITTENS AND MORE: Mittens/Arm Warmers from Repurposed Wool Sweaters and more
YOGA INSPIRED BY LISA: Photography on Canvas & Hand-Crafted Copper Jewelry

Musicians

6 – 06:  BB & THE HONEY/ BB &  THE HIVE
6 –  13:  THE GRUMPY OLD MEN
6 – 20:  TWANG SHUI
6 – 27:  Market closed due to Lakeside Festival prep
7 – 04:  Market closed for “Lakeside Festival at The Dole” July 1-4
7 –   11:  BB & THE HIVE ACOUSTIC DUO
7 –  18:  CATHY GROCHOWSKI & JOHN SCHELTHOFF
7 – 25:  GOOROOS ACOUSTIC
8 –  01:  BB & THE HONEY/ BB &  THE HIVE
8 – 08:  KAREN SHOOK
8 –  15:  THE STANDARDS JAZZ PROJECT-QUARTET
8 – 22:  GERALD & CAMILLE ACOUSTIC DUO
8 – 29: GOOROOS ACOUSTIC
9 – 05:  KAREN SHOOK
9 –  12:  IVY NOEMI
9 –  19:  GOOROOS ACOUSTIC
9 – 26:   KAREN SHOOK
10 – 03: THE STANDARDS JAZZ PROJECT-QUARTET
10 – 10:  TWANG SHUI
10 – 17:   IVY NOEMI
10 – 24: GOOROOS ACOUSTIC
10 – 31:  KAREN SHOOK


Are you a local farmer, grower, or artisan?

You’re invited to participate in this fresh new opportunity to connect with the Northern Illinois community.

  • Open Air Farmers Market+ At The Dole offers added attractions to appeal to a wider audience. We’re featuring traditional farmers market produce, flowers, baked goods, delicacies and more. In addition, we will have live acoustic music, local artists, food trucks with brunch/lunch fare and a cash bar. More visitors, means a larger market for your goods. If you are interested in expanding your customer base, this is the Sunday market for you!
  • The historic Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake, home to the annual 4th of July Lakeside Festival for over 40 years and many other events, attracts tens of thousands annually. Built in the 1860s, it remains the centerpiece of this gorgeous estate, an ideal setting for an outdoor market and the perfect backdrop to market your business. It is adjacent to Crystal Lake’s lively Main Beach and Country Club; therefore, it’s a high visibility location which will capture the attention of many! We also have an advertising campaign in place utilizing various forms of media and will feature all participating vendors. Ample onsite parking provides convenience for both vendors and customers alike.
  • Discounts available
    • Early Bird discount extended to May 15th
    • Tiered Commitment discount/Advertising benefits
    • Referral discounts when a vendor you refer joins us

There’s no better place for the fruits of your labors to shine and your business to grow.

We Want You

To apply, download and review the appropriate documents for your vendor type, complete the applicable forms and submit them via email to info@farmersmarketatthedole.com.

Still need more info or have questions? Click here for assistance.

What we have to offer:

  • New Sunday Market = New Customers
  • Sign up by May 15th to receive an Early-Bird Discount
  • Tiered Commitment discount/Advertising benefits
  • Referral discounts offered
  • Easy access and ample parking onsite
  • Beautiful lakeside setting adjacent to Crystal Lake’s lively Main Beach and iconic Country Club
  • Food trucks-Brunch/lunch fare
  • Cash bar including brunch drink specials, coffee drinks and more
  • Live acoustic music and local artisans
  • We will be following current CDC protocols

Farmers Market+ Merchandise

Check out our blankets, totes and other fun items on site!


Our Location:

401 Country Club Road Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014