There are dozens of Farmers Market venues in the LA area, including the Original Farmers Market. Most of them are simply open-air markets that are set up by local growers to sell produce. The Original Farmers Market has food stands and gift shops, in addition to fresh fruit and produce.
Hollywood Farmers' Market
- Saturday, 8 AM - 1230 PM, in Downtown Burbank, two blocks from Burbank Town Center.
- Billed as the oldest and largest open air market in Los Angeles. Restaurants, fruits, vegetables, meat, poultry, fish, gift shops. Open every day, in downtown Los Angeles.
- Sunday, 8 AM to 1 PM, Ivar Avenue and Selma Avenue (between Hollywood Blvd and Sunset Blvd). Fresh fruit and produce as well as baked goods and prepared foods. Also features street musicians, community organizations and free events (such as cooking demos, cookbook autographs, kids workshops, and family-oriented festivals).
- Saturday, 9:30 AM to 3 PM, in North Hollywood near the Red Line train station.
- Two locations year-round, and a third during summer months. Tuesday and Saturday 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM, and on Wednesday 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM during summer months.
- Sunday 8 AM to 2 PM, near CBS Studio Center (and about 3 miles from Universal Studios).
Beverly Hills Farmers' Market
- Fresh and seasonal fruits and vegetables, juices, breads, specialty items and more in a festive outdoor street setting. The market is located on Civic Center Drive, every Sunday, 9:00 AM - 1:00 P.M.
- Thursday, 2 PM to 7:30 PM, on La Cienega Blvd in Los Angeles (2 miles south from Beverly Center).
- Sunday, 9 AM to 2 PM, on Motor Avenue at National Blvd in Los Angeles. Features live music, free dog-sitting, pony rides, and a petting zoo. (Near I-10 Overland exit).
- Fresh fruit, produce, seafood, ice cream, wines, cheeses, gourmet foods, as well as gift shops and more. The Grove shopping district is directly adjacent. Between Hollywood and West L.A., open every day.
- Two Farmers Market events in West Hollywood. The Helen Albert Certified Farmers' Market is open on Mondays from 9 AM to 2 PM at Plummer Park. Also, Sunset Strip Certified Farmers' Market on Thursday from 5 PM to 9 PM.
- Fresh fruits and vegetables, cut flowers, honey and baked breads. In addition, there are local arts & crafts, live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, and activities for kids. Every Sunday from 9AM to 2PM. 11338 Santa Monica Blvd (two blocks west of the 405)
Mar Vista Farmers' Market
- Cerritos (Saturday, 8 AM to noon), Huntington Park (Wednesday 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM), Long Beach Downtown (Friday 10 AM to 4 PM), Long Beach Marina (Sunday, 9 AM to 1 PM), Long Beach East (Thursday 4 PM to 7:30 PM).
- Sunday, 9 AM to 2 PM, Venice Blvd near Grandview in Mar Vista (near Venice Beach).
- Sunday 10 AM to 3 PM, in the parking lot of the Malibu Library.
- Tuesday 11 AM to 4 PM or 5 PM, depending on the season. Features fresh, locally-grown plants and organic produce, as well as prepared foods.
- Thursday 8 AM to 1 PM, in Redondo Beach (near the Pier).
- features four events, two on Saturday and another on Wednesday, from around 8:30 AM to 1 PM. Sunday 9:30 AM to 1 PM. See the site for exact schedules. The Saturday Downtown event is located at the Arizona Avenue cross street of the Third Street Promenade.
- Friday 7 AM to 11 AM, in Venice, walking distance from the Venice Boardwalk.
- Wednesday, 8:30 AM to 1 PM, in Westchester (near LAX).
Century City Farmers' Market
- several locations in the L.A. area including Wilshire Center, Pasadena, Pacific Palisades, Melrose Place (Hollywood), Larchmont Village (near Paramount Picture Studios), Pershing Square (downtown L.A.), 7th & Fig (downtown L.A.), Century City, Brentwood and Beverly Glen (near Mulholland Drive). These locations are also part of Farmernet (below) but this website has more information oin certain events.
- Schedules and locations of over 80 certified Farmers Markets in the Los Angeles area.
- This is not a venue - it is a service. Linda the Farmers Market Fairy will hand pick and deliver all of your produce from selected Farmers Markets in Los Angeles, directly to your home.
- Two locations, plus a seasonal third location. Saturday, 8 AM to 12 PM at the Autry National Center of the American West (near the L.A. Zoo). Thursday 10 AM to 3 PM at SouthBay Pavilion Shopping Center. During summer months, there is a Farmers Market at Yamishiro reataurant in Hollywood, on Thursday from 5 PM to 9 PM.
- Thursday 12 PM to 7 PM, in downtown Anaheim, 1.5 miles north from Disneyland (you can use Octa Bus 43).
- Sunday 9 AM to 1 PM, near Newport Bay.