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Angel Moreno 10 Zishares his snow cone with his brother Erick 4 farmers market. | Michael Schmidt~Sun-Times Media

Angel Moreno, 10, of Zion shares his snow cone with his brother Erick, 4, at the farmers market. | Michael Schmidt~Sun-Times Media

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Updated: September 26, 2012 6:02AM

Here is a list farmers markets in Lake County. Freshly picked fruits and vegetables directly from the growers are available. For a complete list, visit

Antioch: 854 Main St., corner of Main and Depot streets. Hours are 4-7 p.m. Thursdays through mid-October. Details, (847) 838-4032.

Barrington: Corner of Cook Street and Park Avenue. Hours are 2- 7 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 18.

Beach Park: Corner of Wadsworth Road and Lewis Avenue, next to Bridgeview Bank. Hours are 2-6 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 23. Details, (847) 746-1770.

Buffalo Grove: Rylko Park, 951 McHenry Road (Route 83 at Deerfield Parkway). Hours are 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 7 except Sept. 2. Details, (847) 459-2517.

Deerfield: Metra parking lot, northwest corner of Robert York Avenue and Deerfield Road. Hours are 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 13. Details, (847) 948-7333.

Grayslake: Center Street between Whitney and Slusser streets. Summer hours are 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 3. Details, (847) 289-7138 or

Grayslake: Station Square at Prairie Crossing, 977 N. Harris Road, on Route 137 just west of Casey Road. Hours are 4-7 p.m. Fridays through Sept. 28. Details, (847) 548-4062, ext. 13.

Green Oaks: Lambs Farm parking lot, I-94 and Route 176. Hours are 1-6 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 5. Details, (847) 362-5363.

Gurnee: Esper Petersen Park, Grand Avenue and Kilbourne Road. Hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, through Sept. 28. Details, (847) 623-7788.

Highland Park: Near Jens Jensen Park, Dean Avenue between St. Johns and Roger Williams avenues. Hours are 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 31. Details, (847) 432-0800.

Highwood: Everts Park, behind Highwood post office, 130 Highwood Ave. Hours are 4-9 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 12. 31. Details, (847) 433-2100.

Lake Bluff: Village Green at Sheridan Road and East Scranton Avenue. Hours are 7 a.m. to noon Fridays through Oct. 12. Details, (847) 283-6889.

Lake Forest: Elawa Farm, 1401 Middle Fork Drive, off of Waukegan Road, between Route 176 and Deerpath Road. Hours are 3-7 p.m. Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays, and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 27. Details, (847) 234-1907.

Lake Zurich: Lions Park, located near the intersection of Church and Main streets. Hours are from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturdays through Sept. 15. Details, (847) 438-5141.

Libertyville: Church Street between Milwaukee and Brainerd avenues. Hours are 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 18. Details, (847) 680-0336.

Lincolnshire: Corporate Center, 300 Knightsbridge Parkway. Hours are 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday through Sept. 27. Details, (815) 451-4857.

Long Grove: The Village Tavern parking lot, 135 Old McHenry Road, near the intersection of routes 53 and 83. Hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 14. Details, (847) 634-3117.

Mundelein: Downtown at the southwest corner of Park Street and Seymour Avenue. Hours are 3-7 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 12. Details, (847) 970-9235.

North Chicago: Green Bay Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, one-half block south, the parking lot of the former Knights Inn Hotel. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 26, rain or shine. Vendors and farmers wanted . Details, (847) 322-9317.

Wauconda: Main Street in downtown. Hours are 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 11. Details, (847) 526-5580.

Waukegan: Free farmers market will be held Fridays from noon to 2 p.m. at Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church, in the Barwell Community room, 571 Genesee St. Details, (847) 689-4955.

Zion: Sheridan Road and Shiloh Boulevard. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 23. For a complete schedule of the weekly activities, visit Details, (847) 746-4056.

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