Red River Market outdoor Spring Market
M.Schleif Photography

Red River Spring Market Debuts at MSUM in Partnership with Student Groups


The Red River Market returns with its Spring Market at Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) campus. Join us for a vibrant outdoor market showcasing fresh food, live entertainment, and a variety of local shopping options. The event takes place on April 22nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in the parking lot next to the Comstock Memorial Union.

The market pickup is a popular photo backdrop. Photo by M.Schleif Photography

Featuring over 30 local farmers and artisans, the Red River Market offers an array of canned goods, meats, baked goods, hot food, crafts, and more. It is a perfect opportunity for the community to support local businesses while enjoying an assortment of locally-made food products. Visitors can find artisan cheeses, charcuterie cones, sourdough breads and more from vendors such as Milk Made and Sour House Breads.

Throughout the day, there will be live performances by DJ Chalupa, Dragon K-Pop Dance, Pretty Ricky, All-Star Afro Dance Group, and Twelve Strings for attendees to enjoy. The Red River Market accepts SNAP/EBT payments and matches purchases up to $15 per person. SNAP cards can be swiped at the information booth.

The market features over 30 local farmers and vendors. Photo by M.Schleif Photography

This free, public event is hosted by Folkways and The Sustainable Students Association (SSA) at MSUM. All MSUM parking lots are free and unrestricted on Saturdays. Mark your calendars and join us on April 22nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Moorhead, MN.

For additional information on the Red River Spring Market 2023 Season, visit www.redriver.market/eventschedule.