Events

September 2017
Sat Sep 23
9am - 1pm
Chili Roast!
Sat Sep 23
10am - 7pm
POOL OPEN 11am-5pm
Sun Sep 24
10am - 7pm
POOL OPEN 11am-5pm
Mon Sep 25
630pm - 730pm
Summer of Fitness: Yoga for Seniors
Wed Sep 27
7pm - 10pm
Chasing Coral Film Screening
Sat Sep 30
9am - 1pm
Chili Roast!
Sat Sep 30
10am - 7pm
POOL OPEN 11am-5pm
October 2017
Sun Oct 1
10am - 7pm
POOL OPEN 11am-5pm
Wed Oct 4
9am - 10am
Santa Monica Green Business Tours
Wed Oct 4
9am - 10am
Santa Monica Green Business Tours
Sat Oct 7
3pm - 7pm
Fall Festival
Wed Oct 11
7pm - 8pm
Mindful Meditation
Thu Oct 12
330pm - 415pm
Matt's Simple Snack Hacks @ Main Library
Sun Oct 15
10am - 1pm
Pumpkin Decorating (FOR CHILDREN) at Santa Monica Main Street Farmer's Market
Mon Oct 16
7pm - 7pm
Task Force on the Environment Meeting
Tue Oct 17
630pm - 630pm
Gentle Yoga

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SMFM

Est. July 15, 1981

  

Mission

The Santa Monica Farmers Markets create thriving, vibrant communities that are inclusive, connected and diverse by promoting the preservation of the agricultural arts, prosperity of CA farmers and small food businesses and sustainable food systems.

 

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 preeminent among farmers' market programs in the state.  (More...)

 


 

Celebrate ten years of farm fresh cooking with author Amelia Saltsman

Santa Monica Farmers Market Cookbook Amelia Saltsman’s ode to the Santa Monica Farmers Market, published in 2007, is enjoying its tenth anniversary. Join author Amelia Saltsman and farmers Jerry Rutiz and Alex Weiser as they prepare recipes from the cookbook and reminisce about the farmers market and the ingredients they love.

Amelia Saltsman
Wednesday September 20th
3rd St. Promenade at Arizona Ave
Demos at 10:30 and 11:30 am
Market Hours 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
 

 


 

Farmers Market Field Trips



Take your class to the Wednesday Santa Monica Farmers Market where students can have fun tasting and learning! Since 1997, the Santa Monica Farmers Market has collaborated with SMMUSD to bring food literacy to its kids, teaching workshop topics including seasonality, variety, growing practices, and more! Click here to learn more!

Kids raising hands

 

 


 

Join our dynamic fast-paced team as a Farmers Market Volunteer!

 

We are looking for responsible, dedicated, outgoing folks to assist with Farmers Market operations on-site! For more information, visit our Volunteer page.

 

 


 

 

 

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WOW!

 

 

We've been nominated for the 
Best Farmers Market in the USA!

 

CLICK TO VOTE!

 

Vote every day
from now until August 17!

 

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Market Schedule


Open Rain or Shine
Year-round

 

Wednesday Downtown

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

Saturday Downtown

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

Saturday Virginia Ave. Park

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

Sunday Main St.

2640 Main Street
(in Heritage Square)
8:30am-1:30pm

 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))

What is a service animal?

 

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