We've compiled a list of local farmers markets, CSA's, "you-pick" farms, recipes for what's in season and where you can find local restaurants serving up what's fresh and local right now.
Half the food grown today in the U.S. is produced on 4% of the farms...support your small producers!
This page will provide locations, times and links, if available, to area farmer's markets including Lee, Charlotte and Collier Counties. If you know of a market not listed, please submit the information by clicking here. For a list of markets in Florida click here.
Alliance for the Arts GreenMarket
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Bonita Springs Farmers’ Market
27300 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs
Wednesdays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April
Cape Chamber Farmers’ Market
Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., through May 7
Coconut Point Farmers’ Market
23106 Fashion Drive, Estero
Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Downtown Fort Myers Farmers’ Market
Under the U.S. 41 Caloosahatchee Bridge, Fort Myers
Thursdays, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., through May
Marco Island Farmers’ Market
Veteran’s Community Park
Corner of Park Avenue and Elkcam Circle, Marco Island
Wednesdays, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., November 3 - April 13
Marco Island Farmers’ Market Saturdays
Marco Lutheran Church
525 N. Collier Blvd., Marco Island
Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Market in the Park
1515 Golden Gate Pkwy. (at Goodlette-Frank Road), Naples
Sundays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., December-March
The Market at 6000 Goodlette-Frank N.
6000 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples
Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., October-April
Local CSA's and You Pick Farms
Find local You Pick Farms listed here. We're compiling a list of CSA's in the area. If you'd like to be listed or know of one that's not listed here, please submit more information by clicking here.
12931 Orange River Rd., Fort Myers 33905
34900 Bermont Road
Punta Gorda, FL 33982
18500 State Road 31, Alva, FL
Green Village Organic Produce Co-op
Weekly $15 or $25 bag of various organic produce at six different locations in Naples.
What's In Season?
Why eat seasonally? Eating fresh local produce when it is in season offers a variety of benefits including: products are fresher and tastier; nutritional value of products is optimized; it encourages a diverse diet; it is often more economical; and it harmonizes with nature’s production cycle.
If you would like to print out a list of Florida agricultural products that are being harvested this month, click here.
North Naples Green Market
The Collection at Vanderbilt
Corner of Vanderbilt and Airport Road
Winter Outdoor Market: Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., October-April
Summer Indoor Market: Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., June-September
Sanibel Farmers’ Market
Sanibel City Hall
800 Dunlop Road, Sanibel
Sundays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., November-April
St. Monica’s Farmers’ Market
St. Monica Episcopal Church
7070 Immokalee Road, Naples
Wednesdays, 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.
St. Paul’s Farmers’ Market
3901 David Blvd., Naples
Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon
Third Street South Farmers’ Market
255 13th Avenue S., behind Tommy Bahama’s in the Neapolitan parking lot between Third Street South and Gordon Drive
Saturdays, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.
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