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March 2015
Sat Mar 28
11am - 1pm
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Tue Mar 31
3pm - 4pm
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April 2015
Wed Apr 1
7pm - 830pm
Green Living Workshop
Wed Apr 8
7pm - 830pm
Green Living Workshop

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Welcome to the Santa Monica Farmers Markets

Established July 15, 1981   


Olive Branch at Alta Cresta FarmKiwiVang Farms - CucumbersMurray Farms - Apple BlossomsWindrose Farm Peppers

Mission

The Santa Monica Farmers Markets are committed to promoting healthful eating and sustainable agriculture in California by providing fresh agricultural products from small farms to urban customers, thereby building community and preserving California farmland. 

History

The City of Santa Monica oversees the operation and management of four Certified Farmers’ Markets (CFMs).  An estimated 900,000 shoppers visit the markets every year. Collectively, they provide customers year-round with a selection of fresh, seasonal produce that is pre-eminent among farmers' market programs in the state.  (More...)



Main Street Farmers Market Dot Survey


Dot Survey 2015

 

The DOT Survey was carried out at the Sunday Main Street Farmers Market  on February 15, 2015 to assess entertainment and educational programming preferences of the market’s customer base to assist farmers market staff in developing new pilot programs.  Read the report...


 

 

Watch the video of our November Library Panel discussing the California Drought

   

Politicians, farmers, developers and regulators have different views on the seriousness of the current drought in California, but do we really know what is going on underground and in our aquifers? The panelists discuss the latest drought information and different solutions to the crisis. Recorded November 6, 2014, at the Santa Monica Main Library.

Market Schedule


Open Rain or Shine
Year-round

(The Saturday Downtown market is always closed the Saturday after Thanksgiving.  Any market falling on Christmas or New Years Day will be closed)


Wednesday Downtown

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

Saturday Downtown

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

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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Market Match
No animals are allowed in Farmers Markets (CRFC 114371(d))

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