O.C. Farmers Markets To Check Out This Spring

Spring is here! Enjoy the longer days by strolling through one of the county’s many wonderful farmers markets and supporting local growers.
Orange Home Grown Farmers and Artisan Market; Photograph by Emily J. Davis

Placentia Farmers Market
Located in the Placentia Town Center, this market takes place every Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. They boast about 30 diverse vendors: everything from essential oils to garlic cheese bread.

Fullerton Farmers Market
Based in the Fullerton Library’s parking lot, the local market runs Wednesday mornings from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. This one’s a classic—it is considered one of the oldest farmers markets in the county.

Downtown Anaheim Farmers Market
Tucked between Lincoln and Broadway, Anaheim’s farmers market is on Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Grab a bag of kettle corn or a tray of fresh berries. Two hours free parking in the structure.

San Clemente Farmers Market
A San Clemente community staple since 1994, the market hosts a wide selection of organic items, from kombucha to cookies. The market runs Sunday mornings from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine, on the 200th Block of Avenida Del Mar.

Laguna Beach Farmers Market
In Laguna Beach, each vendor is inspected by the county’s agricultural commissioner for validity and quality. Held at the corner of Laguna Canyon Road and Forest Avenue, the market runs bright and early Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to noon.

Dana Point Farmers Market
From honey to hot sauce, Dana Point’s market creates an inclusive environment where local arts and crafts vendors join in. It’s held every other Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in La Plaza Park.

Irvine Farmers Market
Located in the parking lot of Mariner’s Church, Irvine’s market is held Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon. Keto and vegan options are available but tend to sell out early.

The Best Farmers Markets in Orange County

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