Day trip to visit Farmers Market vendors

Day trip to visit Farmers Market vendors
Posted on 07/28/2021
dwarf goat, red barn, hands holding coffee beans

Beyond their booths at the Lenexa Farmers Market, some of our vendors’ businesses are open to the public. Go exploring this summer or fall. You can see where and how these dedicated folks grow, raise and make your favorite products.

Take a tour, learn something new and get your hands dirty!

Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery (Basehor)

  • Sign up to participate in "Picking Sundays" for the annual grape harvest (September and early October).
  • Visit the winery tasting room Monday–Friday from 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Saturday from 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sunday from noon–6 p.m.

JET Produce and Meats (Leavenworth)

  • Visit the farm store Monday–Saturday from 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Madd House Hill (Paola)

  • Visit on occasional Open Farm days, including Sunday, Sept. 12, from 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Maps Coffee & Chocolate (Lenexa)

  • Visit the store Monday–Friday from 7 a.m.–5 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Book a private session to learn how to roast coffee or make chocolate.

Next to Nature Farm (Leavenworth)

  • Visit the farm Friday–Saturday from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sunday from noon–6 p.m.
  • Try delicious local honey flavors at the only honey-tasting bar in Kansas at their on-site store.

Sweet Streams Lavender (Bucyrus)

  • Visit by appointment (closed until September for harvesting).
  • Book a private tour or U Cut Lavender session (closed until September for harvesting).

Vendors who are participating in the Kaw Valley Farm Tour on Oct. 2–3 in Douglas County include Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery, JET Produce and Meats and Next to Nature Farm.  

Published July 28, 2021