Guide to Miami’s Top Farmers’ Markets

Guide to Miami’s Top Farmers’ Markets

May 03, 2017 May 03, 2017

With spring in full swing, it’s time to shed those extra pounds (and clothing) for a cool dip in the ocean. And, what better way than to fill up on healthy, delicious eats found at your local farmers’ market. Miami’s sprawling with such markets that’ll have you hooked to fresh, healthy, organic eating in no time. Amazing health benefits come as an added bonus!

So, whether you wish to expand your standard culinary repertoire, go vegan, get fit or simply support your local vendors, here are Miami’s Top Farmers’ Markets that will keep you and your body beaming with nature’s goodness:

Adrienne Arsht Center Farmers' Market

Location: 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Downtown Miami
Hours of Operation: Mondays 4:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

You can stop by this nighttime market on your way home from work! Choose from a selection of produce grown in Florida along with prepared foods available for a quick dinner. If you've got the time, hang around for a workshop, cooking demo or live music. Notable vendors include tropical fruit seller LNB Grovestand, USDA certified organic farm Urban Oasis Project, and uniquely-flavored Keez Beez Honey.

Adrienne Arsht Center Farmers Market
Photograph: Courtesy of arshtcenter.org/Justin Namon

Brickell City Centre Farmers' Market

Location: Between 7th & 8th Street beneath the Metromover Track, Brickell
Hours of Operation: Sundays 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Enjoy a leisurely Sunday afternoon stroll, while checking off items on your grocery list. Prick up a prepared meal at Zak the Baker bread for dinner, or snack on cheeses and Argentinian empanadas. Besides the usual fresh fruits and veggies, check out the herb plants and artisanal olive oil at this organic paradise.

Brickell City Centre Farmer Market
Photograph: Courtesy of brickellcitycentre.com

Coconut Grove Farmers' Market

Location: 3300 Grand Avenue, Coconut Grove
Hours of Operation: Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Bring a big appetite to this vegetarian wonderland, as it houses organic food for every diet and allergy. Begin your tour with selections from Glaser Organic Farms selections, including a salad made from local produce or vegan “sushi” rolls, and top it off with vegan ice cream. For the main course, there's delicious Indian food, gourmet sandwiches, and a choice of veggie burgers with vegan cheese. In between courses, shop for homemade items like soaps and jewelry for beauty that shines from the inside-out.

Coconut Grove Farmers Market
Photograph: Courtesy of Yelp/Julie R.
 
The Farmers' Market at Merrick Park

Location: 358 San Lorenzo Avenue, Coral Gables
Hours of Operation: Sundays 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

After browsing through the Shops at Merrick Park for a couple, go ahead and tour the outdoor farmers’ market before heading home. Right between Tourneau and Nordstrom will be a selection of organic produce and fresh baked goods loaded with natural goodness. It definitely beats fast food from a food court.

Merrick Park Farmers Market
Photograph: Courtesy of Facebook/The Farmers Market at Merrick Park

Lincoln Road Farmers' Market

Location: Lincoln Road between Washington and Meridian Avenues, South Beach
Hours of Operation: Sundays 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Spend a leisurely Sunday wandering through Lincoln Road Mall's outdoor market. You'll find everything here, from organic produce to honey to jams and jellies. Pick out fresh-cut flowers or one of their famous fruit smoothies. Clothing and antique vendors also set up shop from October to May, so there's still time to check them out.

Lincoln Road Farmers Market
Photograph: Courtesy of CC/Flickr/Edgar Zuniga Jr.
 
Normandy Village Farmers' Market

Location: Normandy Isle Fountain at 7892 Rue Vendome, North Beach
Hours of Operation: Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

This small, but bountiful market has the iconic Normandy Isle Fountain as its backdrop. You'll find the expected fresh produce - honey and flowers - and then there's the prepared foods and French pastries. It's the perfect setting for an evening picnic.

Normandy Village Market
Photograph: Courtesy of Yelp/Rich D.

Pinecrest Gardens Farmers' Market

Location: 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest
Hours of Operation: Sundays 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Dedicated to local, organic and sustainable farms, Pinecrest Gardens Farmers' Market supplies visitors with enough selections to fill a buffet. All of the fruits and vegetables are in season, plus the meats and cheeses will save you a trip to a chain supermarket. Seek out the conch fritters, BBQ and pizza stands for a satisfying lunch. Don't miss the spices, teas and soy products like candles and soaps.

Pinecrest Market
Photograph: Courtesy of pinecrest.fl.gov

Upper East Side Farmers' Market

Location: Legion Park at 66th Street and Biscayne Boulevard, Little Haiti
Hours of Operation: Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Even though this market is small, it has plenty of produce thanks to the Urban Oasis Project. Their stand is full of beautiful tropical fruit you won't see in supermarkets. Move on to specialty items such as essential oils, vegan cookies and gluten-free bread. You can even take part in a free yoga class to start the day right.

Upper East Side Farmer Market
Photograph: Courtesy of Yelp/Upper Eastside Farmers Market

Wynwood Farmers' Market

Location: NW 26th Street between Third and Fifth Avenues, Wynwood
Hours of Operation: Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Bring the family to a place that's part-market, part-block party. Enjoy live music and entertainment or watch a culinary demonstration. Aside from the regular fresh produce and prepared foods, you'll have tons of snack options. Pick up a refreshing glass of coconut water, a baked goodie to suit your diet or allergy, or a flavored homemade granola. Be sure to stop by tables of homemade jewelry and other natural products, some provided by Etsy vendors.

Wynwood Farmer Market
Photograph: Courtesy of Yelp/Marilyn M.

Southwest Community Farmers' Market

Location: Tropical Park at 7900 Bird Road, SW 40th Street, Olympia Heights
Hours of Operation: Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

This market is on a mission to bring fresh food to the South Miami community. A bit off from the city’s center, they provide the customary seasonal fruit and quality honey, but there's also an assortment of unique items and prepared meals that could get you hooked. Try a sugarcane juice called “guarapo”, go for the King Fish seafood creations, or sample some Peruvian dishes. Prepared foods’ stand Vilma's Creations hosts fun events, while Daubar's Products sells natural beauty items for you and your canine companion.

Southwest Cummunity
Photograph: Courtesy of Yelp/Julio H.
 
Think I missed a spot? Which one of these markets do you like to shop at? Have an experience you’d like to share? Let me know in the comments below.

Contact Us
Sep Niakan
Broker / Team Lead
(305) 697-7667
sep@blackbookproperties.com
Request Info
By sending you agree to CondoBlackBook's Terms of Use

Your Miami Condo Awaits

Recent Posts

The 5 Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Edgewater, Miami
Real Estate News The 5 Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Edgewater, Miami
Surrounded by the eight-acre Margaret Pace Park, Edgewater is one of Miami’s favorite neighborhoods if you want to be close to everything, including the water. The previously low-key area has emerged as one of the most desired locations for luxurious, waterfront living in Miami, with some of the most elegant and sought-after new condo developments on Biscayne Bay. Now, to know which are the best condos in Edgewater, Miami, we are ranking the top five most luxurious buildings in this family-friendly neighborhood to give you an idea of the quality of life, level of design and construction, and price point you can expect if you’re looking at a tranquil, yet high-end, bayfront residence in Miami’s best kept secret neighborhood. First, let’s take a look at the neighborhood itself. This article was last updated on Jul. 17, 2024.   — Why Choose Edgewater, Miami? It is one of the hottest Miami neighborhoods right now for several reasons: It’s close to everything. Living in...
The Future of Downtown Miami: Exclusive Interview with Miami DDA's Christina Crespi
Lifestyle The Future of Downtown Miami: Exclusive Interview with Miami DDA's Christina Crespi
At Blackbook Properties, we are passionate about our city’s growth and love to stay on top of what’s happening next in Miami, so we can keep you updated on future Downtown Miami developments. This time, we visited the Miami DDA (Downtown Development Authority) for an exclusive interview with our friend and CEO Christina Crespi to gain insights on all the behind-the-scenes action that’s making Downtown Miami the most thrilling live-work-play-invest destination of the future. Grab a coffee or tea and listen to what she had to say to our very own Sep Niakan, Miami realtor and founding broker of Blackbook Properties!     You’ll discover in our new video interview how the Miami DDA—Miami Downtown Development Authority—was initially focused solely on this core neighborhood’s economic development. However, in recent years, it has evolved into a community development authority that aims to create a great quality of life for its residents and maintain a positive business environment. Plus...
June 2024: Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Pre-Construction Condo News Update
Preconstruction June 2024: Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Pre-Construction Condo News Update
South Florida’s pre-construction condo market was abuzz with activity this June. One Hollywood Residences launched sales after a design upgrade and rebranding. Lynd Living started taking reservations for the centrally located Aileron Residences in Dania Beach. And buyers can now tour the exquisite interiors and customizations available at Icon Beach’s new sales gallery. Also this month, the highly anticipated Entourage in the Sun broke ground in Pompano Beach, Selene Oceanfront topped off in Fort Lauderdale Beach, and more news in our complete June 2024 pre-construction condo market round-up for Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach. Read on below. Sales Launched One Hollywood Residences – Hollywood Taking Reservations Aileron Residences – Dania Beach New Sales Gallery Icon Beach Residences – Hollywood Beach Topped Off Selene Oceanfront – Fort Lauderdale Beach Broke Ground Entourage in the Sun – Pompano Beach Planned/Proposed Oculina – Riviera...
The 5 Most Luxurious Condos in Surfside, Miami
Real Estate News The 5 Most Luxurious Condos in Surfside, Miami
Surfside is a small seaside community immediately north of Miami Beach and just south of Bal Harbour. It’s a tight-knit community that cherishes its ocean-front living options, beach walks, community center, and overall quality of life.  In our years of experience as a boutique brokerage in South Florida, we’ve seen a growing luxurious side to this beach town that has brought us top-tier residences tucked inside some of the most sought-after oceanfront buildings. In this blog, we’ve ranked the top five most luxurious condos in Surfside, Miami, according to their average listing price and we list all their amenities to help you know this coastal community better This article was updated on July 1, 2024. — Why Choose to Live in Surfside? This family-oriented beach town is perfectly positioned between the glamorous Bal Harbour and world-famous Miami Beach. A pocket-sized neighborhood, Surfside is somewhat of an extension of Bal Harbour and is favored by those looking for a mix of...
All of the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami, Miami Beach and More
Real Estate News All of the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami, Miami Beach and More
One of the most renowned brands within the hospitality industry, The Ritz-Carlton has a long history of being top of mind when it comes to sophistication, attention to detail, and service. They have made it their mission to stand out with these attributes in their hotels and their residence-only condos, The Ritz-Carlton Residences, are no different. When you own in one of these exclusive enclaves, you can expect a living experience and home with the utmost quality, personalized attention, lifestyle enhancements, and unique moments that make your life a luxurious and curated experience. If this sounds like your way of living, you’re in luck because South Florida, with its amazing landscapes, culture, and weather, has five Ritz-Carlton Residences for you to choose from, with two more in pre-construction development—one in Pompano Beach and one in South Beach.  In this blog, we’ll go through all of these incredible properties so you can learn more about what makes each one of them...
Miamians Favorite Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in 2024
Events Miamians Favorite Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in 2024
Nothing says summer in America like the Red, White, and Blue, and a hot July night that brings everyone together. Yes, we’re talking about the best show in town, the 4th of July fireworks. And in Miami, if you love a fabulous fireworks show, you’re in for a treat because many spectacular shows have several options for watching the fireworks in Miami. From Downtown to South Beach to Key Biscayne, we’re sharing our favorite best places to watch the 4th July fireworks in Miami in 2024! And don’t worry, we’re even letting you know a few things to do in Miami for the 4th of July, including the beloved Key Biscayne 4th of July Parade, which is great for kids.  Get your sparklers ready; it’s going to be a blast! — Where to Watch Fireworks in Miami in 2024 First, as tried and true Miamians, who’ve seen many a fireworks show here, we’ve got some general pointers on where to watch the many 4th of July fireworks in Miami so that you're sure to get an amazing view of, likely not just one...