Kids Activities At The Market

Encouraging children in the community to engage with the local food system!

Food Hero

Join OSU Extension Service for fun weekly educational activities, hands-on cooking and interactive games at: 

King Farmers Market, Sundays, 10am – 2pm, now through August.

Kenton Farmers Market, Wednesdays, 3 – 7 pm, starting on June 1 through August.

Free and open to all ages.

Visit to find low-cost, healthy, tasty, and simple recipes!

Market Scouts

In partnership with Slow Food Portland, Portland Farmers Market is excited to bring Market Scouts back to Lents International Farmers Market this season.

Starting June 1 through November, every Sunday from 9 am to 2pm, Market Scouts provides fun educational activities and $3 for kids 3–12 years old to spend at the market. Learn more about Market Scouts and how to support the program.