These markets bring the community together to smell, sample and listen to the best Ventura County has to offer. Ventura’s Farmers’ markets are a fabulous opportunity for the visitors to pick up fresh groceries direct from responsible family farmers. It also allows our local chefs to use incredible ingredients to create amazing dishes. Ventura is the home of two markets on separate days giving people plenty of time to indulge in healthy delights.
Bring the family and walk through this outdoor shopping experience with California farmers bringing you the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables. Other California agricultural items include: fresh meat products, herbs, honey, eggs, whole and shelled nuts, cheese, olive oil, fruit juices, jams, jellies, cut flowers and potted plants. Wonderful artisan bakery products, ethnic foods and tasty hot foods prepared onsite. Ocean fish fresh from the boat is also a real treat offered here.
The Downtown Ventura Certified Farmers’ Market is the original Ventura County certified farmers’ market and has been operating continuously since 1986. Over 45 California farmers and food vendors attend weekly and the market operates year round. Located in the heart of downtown every Saturday morning rain or shine at Corner of Santa Clara and Palm Streets.
The Midtown Ventura location has been open since 1989 and was the second certified farmers’ market opened in Ventura County and offers access to over 25 California farmers and food vendors each week. Come visit this location every Wednesday at the Pacific View Mall West Parking Lot (Next to fountains).