UCCS Plant Sale and Farmer's Market

UCCS Plant Sale and Farmer's Market

2024 Plant Sale and Farmer's Market

Step into the 2024 UCCS Plant Sale and Farmers Market celebration! Here, you will find everything you need to know about our upcoming events celebrating agriculture, sustainability, and community engagement. Join us as we host a series of events throughout the summer, showcasing the best of what our community has to offer.

Farmer's Market

Experience the diversity of our Farmer's Market, where student entrepreneurs, Colorado vendors, and food trucks come together to showcase their goods and services. Set against the backdrop of our beautiful campus farm, the market is held on the 3rd Friday of each month from May to September and is filled with fresh produce, artisanal products, and delicious food from local vendors.

2024 Farmer’s Market Dates

May 17: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

June 21: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 19: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 16: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

September 20: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


UCCS Plant Sale

The UCCS Plant Sale has been a long-loved tradition within our campus community. At the UCCS Farm, you can find a diverse selection of organic, heirloom, and less common varieties of tomatoes, peppers, beans, herbs, and flowers. 




Immerse yourself in our experiential learning workshops, designed to equip home gardeners with the knowledge and skills needed for success. Each workshop lasts approximately 1 hour and evolves with the changing seasons.

  • May 17: Planting basics and soil
  • June 21: Germination
  • July 19: Transplanting and Plant Care
  • August 16: How to get the most fruit for your labor.
  • September 20: Harvest and storage

Farm Tours

Embark on an enriching journey through the UCCS Farm with our farm tours where we proudly practice permaculture principles to cultivate a thriving ecosystem and produce organic, sustainable produce. These tours offer an immersive experience into various facets of sustainable agriculture and urban farming practices. Explore our various gardens, interact with our Chickens and Ducks, appreciate our Bee pollinators, and discover Aquaponic systems. Delve into the intricate relationship between plants, animals, and the environment as you learn about our holistic approach to farming.


UCCS Vendors

Students, Faculty, Staff, and Departments
At the UCCS Farmers Market, we extend a warm invitation to UCCS community vendors eager to display their products and entrepreneurial flair. This platform offers students a fantastic opportunity to actively participate in the campus community while honing essential marketing and sales skills. 

Community Vendors

The UCCS Farm is reaching out to community vendors to take part in our farmer’s market. Whether you're a local farmer, artisan, or producer, we welcome you to showcase your goods and be part of our lively community event. Seize this opportunity to engage with our campus and share your offerings with our visitors!

Food Truck Vendors

The UCCS Farm is seeking food trucks to participate in our farmer's market. If you're a food truck vendor interested in serving delicious fare to our campus community, we welcome you to join us for this exciting event. Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your culinary delights and participate in our vibrant market atmosphere!


Join us as a volunteer at the UCCS Farm! Your involvement can positively impact students' lives and contribute to the success of these community events.

UCCS Farm Farmers Market
May 17: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
June 21: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
July 19: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
August 16: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
September 20: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

How to find us

14 Cragmor Village Road
Colorado Springs, Co 80918 Or take the UCCS bus to lot 103