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French Market

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Address: Main Street and Liberty Drive, Wheaton, IL
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Gail West-Hooper

What a fun Saturday activity. Be prepared because it's packed. If you don't like crowds go early like 8. Great fresh donuts, coffee, vegetables, fruit, and flowers. There is a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Gail W
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Marquette
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fun Saturday activity. Be prepared because it's packed. If you don't like crowds go early like 8. Great fresh donuts, coffee, vegetables, fruit, and flowers. There is a woman who sells natural herbs, wonderful pottery, jewelry makers, and fair trade booths. There is often someone playing music and places to sit and eat and watch people. If I... More 

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Thank Gail W
Wheaton, Illinois
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is such a fun activity for the whole family. Food, drinks like tea and coffee, honey, clothes, jewelry, soap, etc are all the best!

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Thank RolaNene
Winfield, Illinois
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The prices of the fruit and vegetables are ridiculous, but the artisans are awesome. We either get Thai food (pad thai and coconut rice with mango) or the TO DIE FOR apple cider donuts.

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Thank Margie F
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This market is on my must-do list every summer, but there are a couple of reasons why I didn't give it a full 5 stars. One of the main reasons is that it has gotten very crowded over the past year. It's hard to walk, let alone shop. Also, it is smaller than some other outdoor markets. That being said,... More 

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Thank Michelle L
Wheaton, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A long established open air market in downtown Wheaton. Dozens of vendors. Saturdays, April to November from 8am to 2pm. Farm fresh produce from local growers (Il. Wi. In. & Mi.). A real "farm to table" environment. Bakery items abound as do gifts, jewelry and flowers. Specialty meats, cheeses, eggs & organic foods are plentiful. Look for Ari's Flowers. Great... More 

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Thank mgresk50
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Fabulous vendors with lots of variety. Ride your bike on Prairie Path before stopping in to sample baked goods and fresh produce.

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Thank Mary P
Wheaton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I always get my flowers here for any special occasion! Yuri's flowers are the best and are always so helpful. Baked goods, honeys, oils, jewelry and handmade items abound! Come and enjoy this market!

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Thank Linda R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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843 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Beautiful Saturday market located in the heart of downtown Wheaton. Not to big, not to small, you can get around in an hour or two, plenty of variety to look at. The food items are incredible, we really enjoyed the pastries and there was a booth selling flavored vinegars that were fantastic. After you are finished with the market, there... More 

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Thank rduinc
Wheaton, Illinois
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

The French Market is one of the best I have ever been to and I have traveled extensively! The flowers are gorgeous and priced very well. The fruits and vegetables are all fresh and the breads are to die for!! They also have jewelry, purses, soaps,etc. It's an experience not to be missed!

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Thank LizBe2016
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

How much Chinese products can you jam into a French market and call them one of a kind? Great produce, great flowers, outstanding baked goods and glutton free goods from St. Honore. Everything else, blah.

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