Market Events

April 2014
Thu Apr 24
4pm - 445pm
Food Fan Club Blind Taste Test at Main
Sat Apr 26
8am - 1pm
Saturday Certified Farmer's Market (Virginia Ave. Park)
Sat Apr 26
830am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (downtown - Saturday)
Sun Apr 27
930am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (Main St.)
Wed Apr 30
830am - 130pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmer's Market (Downtown - Wednesday)
May 2014
Thu May 1
7pm - 730pm
Santa Monica Farmers Market Panel Series: Savoring the Fruits of Your Labor
Sat May 3
8am - 1pm
Saturday Certified Farmer's Market (Virginia Ave. Park)
Sat May 3
830am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (downtown - Saturday)
Sun May 4
930am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (Main St.)
Wed May 7
830am - 130pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmer's Market (Downtown - Wednesday)
Sat May 10
8am - 1pm
Saturday Certified Farmer's Market (Virginia Ave. Park)
Sat May 10
830am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (downtown - Saturday)
Sun May 11
930am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (Main St.)
Wed May 14
830am - 130pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmer's Market (Downtown - Wednesday)
Sat May 17
8am - 1pm
Saturday Certified Farmer's Market (Virginia Ave. Park)
Sat May 17
830am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (downtown - Saturday)
Sat May 17
930am - 1pm
Master Gardeners at the Market
Sun May 18
930am - 1pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmers Market (Main St.)
Wed May 21
830am - 130pm
Santa Monica Certified Farmer's Market (Downtown - Wednesday)
Sat May 24
8am - 1pm
Saturday Certified Farmer's Market (Virginia Ave. Park)

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Volunteers

Volunteers are vital to the operations of the Santa Monica Farmers Markets and are greatly appreciated.  Volunteers are asked to commit to a minimum of six months and 36 hours of service.  Volunteers perform a wide variety of tasks at the Farmers Market Information Booths as well as special projects:

  • VolunteersSet up the information booth table and signs
  • Answer customer inquiries
  • Run the EBT Machine and distribute scrip for food stamps
  • Direct customers in search of specific vendors or products
  • Collect and organize paperwork at the end of the market
  • Special projects and outreach 

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying to volunteer at any of the four farmers markets, please complete and return the Volunteer Application to jodi.low@smgov.net or fax 310-391-9996.  For more information about volunteering contact us at 310.458.8712 x 5.

Skills Needed

  • Testimonial BillAble to commit to a regular schedule. Shifts are available weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly for 3-4 hours per shift.
  • Reliable
  • Responsible
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable working with a wide variety of people
  • Enjoy working outdoors
Last updated: 12/2/2013

Market Schedule


Open Rain or Shine
Year-round


Wednesday Downtown

Arizona Avenue(between 4th & Ocean)
8:30am - 1:30pm

Closed December 25, 2013
Closed January 1, 2014

Saturday Downtown

Arizona Avenue
(between 4th and 2nd Streets)
8:30am - 1:00pm

Closed November 30, 2013

Saturday Pico

2200 Virginia Avenue
(Pico Blvd. @ Cloverfield Blvd.)
8:00am - 1:00pm

Sunday Main St.

2640 Main Street
(in Heritage Square)
9:30am-1:00pm

 Reminders

Bring Your Own Bag (BYOB)!

We Accept
CalFresh
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No animals are allowed in Farmers Markets (CRFC 114371(d))

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