May 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm


Amanda Erlandson* and Nick Giefer, both biology majors with a zoology emphases, share their research. While earthworms in traditional gardens are known to be helpful, much less is known about their relationship to the potted garden. Stop by their booth and ask questions!

*Amanda is a Driftless Market employee!


April 12, 2017 - 6:00pm


Come and learn about the latest trends in organic gardening. From seed starting to top dressing and amending your soil you’ll learn why it’s important to think about what you put into your soil in order to help your plants reach their full potential. Purple Cow Organics will share industry trends along with their expertise on the biology in soil.

Wednesday, April 12th, 6pm at the Driftless Market

April 8, 2017 - 1:00pm

Back by popular demand: The Mysteries of Saponification! Want to make soap like your great grandmother did? Join Robin as she makes some magic with fats and lye and organic herbs.
This class will make Organic Nettle Soap, Robin's favorite bath soap.

$10.00 per person, includes a bar of Safe Home Farm Soap.
Coming with a friend/family member? It's just $5 for the second person!
Come in to the store to sign up.

March 18, 2017 - 10:30am

Satruday, March 18th from 10:30 - 11:30 am at the Driftless Market

Free Media Literacy Workshop: How to tell if news is trustworthy!

Drop by, learn how to better navigate the News scene, discuss with other attendees, and enjoy some Driftless snacks!

Geoff Iverson, workshop facilitator, works as the Information Literacy Librarian at UW-Platteville. He assists students in finding reliable research sources. We look forward to learning from his expertise!

This free event is co-hosted by Platteville Stands.

February 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Meet local organizations making a positive impact in our community, and learn how to join the effort.

Featuring: Multi-Cultural Outreach Program (MCOP), Family Promise of Grant County, Main Street Program, and Neighborhood Health Partners

Sat, Feb 18th / 10am - 1pm

Driftless Market

95 W. Main St


February 9, 2017 - 5:30pm

Join us Thursday, Feb. 4th from 5:30-6:30 pm.

Bring needles, hooks, yarn, and conversation. No RSVP - All skill levels welcome.

January 21, 2017 - 10:00am

Scratch Pad Author Book Signing!

Scratch Pad is the 4th in the popular inspirational fiction series of Noted! Written by Kathy Jacobson

Saturday, January 21st

From 10am-Noon





January 14, 2017 - 2:00pm

Free Cozy Doodling Party Above the Market

Saturday, January 14th from 2-3pm

All ages welcome!

Bring your coziest Hat, Scarf, or Self. Featuring Hot Drinks, strange doodles and warm company.

No RSVP or skills necessary!

December 24, 2016 - 9:00am to January 2, 2017 - 5:00pm


Saturday, Dec. 24th - 9am - 5:00pm

Sunday, Dec. 25th – CLOSED

Saturday, Dec. 31st - 9am – 5:00pm

Sunday, Jan. 1st – CLOSED

Have a Peaceful and Safe Holiday from all of the staff at the Driftless Market!

December 17, 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Driftless Market is your local shop for unique and sustainable gift ideas, including art and handcrafted items made locally. Our "One of a Kindness" event features local artists, local musicians, and local groups working with women's fair trade cooperatives!

Saturday, Dec. 17th - 10-am-2pm

  • Monica Jagel - Hand Drawn Cards, Ornaments & more
  • UPAVIM - Guatemalan Women’s Fair Trade Organization

Saturday, Dec. 17th - 3-5 pm

  • UUUU, Unitarian Universalist Ukulele Union will host a Christmas Carol strum and     sing-a-long