The market that nourishes our city’s soul
Welcome to the largest historic market in the country, a 4.5-acre celebration of the freshest, most wholesome fruits, vegetables, specialty foods, art and music, all undeniably Detroit. Join us—to explore our district-wide activities, attend our multi-day markets or help us nourish the greater community.
Detroit Kitchen Connect
Do you have a food business you'd like to get off the ground? We've created a partnership with Food Lab Detroit to offer kitchen space, technical assistance and workshops to help you get there.FIND OUT MORE
Tailgating at Eastern Market
Defend the den! Join thousands of fans who gather in our parking lots for every Lions game. Come cook out, hang out and grab a shuttle to the game. A one-day parking pass is required.FIND OUT MORE
Want to be a Friend?
A donation of $25 or more makes you a Friend of Eastern Market. You'll be helping put healthy food on Detroit's tables, educating children about nutrition, helping local farmers, and keeping Eastern Market vibrant and safe. You're also invited to our Friends Welcome Breakfast. With friends like you, anything is possible.
Welcome Center Hours
Stop in to ask a question, get our newest maps and recipes, use our bathrooms, or present your Bridge Card to receive tokens accepted at many vendors under the sheds.
Every Saturday, year-round
7am – 4pm
Every Tuesday, June–end of October, plus Thanksgiving Week
9am – 3pm
Every Sunday, June–end of October, plus Thanksgiving Week
10am – 4pm
District shops and restaurants are open after shed hours.
Check our directory for specifics.
1445 Adelaide, Detroit, MI 48207
(between Sheds 2 and 3)
Want to be a volunteer?
We're a nonprofit company, so we rely on the generosity of a fantastic group of volunteers. But we always need more. Check our listings to find an event or activity that matches your interests.Find out more
Want to be a market vendor?
Eastern Market thrives on a rich diversity of food, art, wearables and other goods. If you're excited about what you have to offer, there's a good chance we will be too. Start by reviewing our vendor handbook. Then download an application.Find out more