DUE TO OPERATIONAL IMPACTS OF COVID-19, NEW PARTICIPANT APPLICATIONS ARE NOT BEING CONSIDERED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

The Santa Monica Farmers Markets require all prepared and packaged food vendors to produce their products in a Certified Commercial Kitchen and do not accept Cottage Food Operations. Additionally, All farmers market vendors are responsible for compliance with the Health Code Requirements for Community Events in LA County

 

Note: Prepared and Pre-packaged foods that duplicate existing product offerings sold as processed agricultural products in the agricultural section of the SMFMS will not be considered. These include but are not limited to juices, jams and jellies, salsa, pickles, shelled nuts, nut butters, oils, milks, cheeses and processed dairy products, dried fruits and dried meats.  These items may only be sold by farmers.

 

MARKETS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS (subject to change)

  Market Location

  Prepared and pre-packaged food booths

  Wednesday Downtown

  Coffee only.  50 square feet

  Saturday Downtown

  Bakeries and coffee only.  200 square feet

  Saturday Pico

  Up to 300 square feet (1-3 vendors)

  Sunday Main Street

  Up to 400 square feet (2-4 vendors)

 

DAILY PARTICIPATION RATES 

12% of daily gross sales + 2.00


In addition to the stall fees each SMFMs vendor shall pay a legislative fee of $2.00 for each market attended.  These cumulative fees are then remitted to the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) on a quarterly basis.  The CDFA utilizes these fees to administer and regulate CFM’s throughout the state.

OPEN RAIN OR SHINE, YEAR-ROUND

HOLIDAY CLOSURES

Thanksgiving:

Saturday, November 27, 2021: Saturday Downtown Santa Monica Farmers Market


Christmas:

Saturday, December 25 and Sunday, December 26, 2021: All Santa Monica Farmers Markets 


New Year's Day:

Saturday, January 1, 2022: Saturday Downtown Santa Monica Farmers Market

 

FARMERS MARKETS

Wednesday - Downtown Santa Monica

Arizona Ave.
(between 4th & Ocean)
8:00am - 1:00pm

Saturday - Downtown Santa Monica

Arizona Ave.
(between 2nd & 4th)
8:00am - 1:00pm

Saturday - Pico

Pico Blvd. & Cloverfield Blvd.
8:00am - 1:00pm

Sunday - Main St.

2640 Main St. (In The Victorian Parking Lot)
8:30am - 1:30pm