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French Market

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Address: Main Street and Liberty Drive, Wheaton, IL
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+1 630-784-0862

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Picked up some fresh fruit, flowers,& vegs

What a great place to go. They have everything from jewelry, to clothing, plants and fresh flowers,&vegetables.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ken S
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great place to go. They have everything from jewelry, to clothing, plants and fresh flowers,&vegetables.

Thank Ken S
Wheaton, Illinois
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless you go very early in the morning, this market is difficult to navigate. The aisles are too narrow to accommodate the people and strollers making it difficult to really stop and see what each vendor has to offer. When Wheaton has the Run for the Animals on the first Saturday in June this market is moved to a different... More 

1 Thank NH888
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7 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 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 

Thank Gail W
Wheaton, Illinois
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 15 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!

Thank fantas T
Winfield, Illinois
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 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.

1 Thank Margie F
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 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 

1 Thank Michelle L
Wheaton, Illinois
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3 reviews
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 

Thank mgresk50
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Reviewed 5 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.

Thank Mary P
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 28 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!

Thank Linda R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 19 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 

Thank rduinc

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