The region's trademark corn is a few weeks behind, but farmers markets have sprouted across Central Ohio. From Downtown to Delaware and Grandview to Grove City, these healthful hotspots are offering fresh fruits and veggies, herbs, eggs, cheese and other goodies to those looking to eat local.

The region's trademark corn is a few weeks behind, but farmers markets have sprouted across Central Ohio. From Downtown to Delaware and Grandview to Grove City, these healthful hotspots are offering fresh fruits and veggies, herbs, eggs, cheese and other goodies to those looking to eat local.

Here's a handful of markets not to miss this summer.

The Market at 15th & High

3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27

1871 N. High St., Campus

wexarts.org

The Wexner Center branches from arts to eats to provide a place where busy students can sample the wonders of slow food.

Columbus Commons Market

10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 31

160 S. High St., Downtown

columbuscommons.org

The city's newest park hosts a weekly lunchtime celebration with live music, art displays and vendors hawking crafts, desserts and more.

Pearl Market

10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays through Oct. 28

North Pearl and East Lynn streets, Downtown

downtowncolumbus.com/pearlmarket

Downtown's lively and successful market comes alive twice weekly with fresh produce, food booths and gifts made by local merchants.

Olde Worthington Summer Farmers Market

9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 29

North High Street and West Dublin-Granville Road, Worthington

owba.net

Established in 1987, this market features 70 vendors set up in the northern suburb's quaint historic district.

Clintonville Farmers' Market

9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 29

North High Street and West Dunedin Road, Clintonville

clintonvillefarmersmarket.org

The neighborhood's localista vibe comes together every Saturday during this celebration of getting to know a grower.

Bexley Farmers ' Market

2111 E. Main St., Bexley

4-7 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27

bexleyfarmersmarket.com

Evening hours allow commuters to grab a healthful snack and some quality foods to prepare at home.