5 Unique Farmer's Markets in South West Florida

By
Sammantha Rials
Third Street South Farmers Market
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Farmer's markets are the place to get local groceries and home-made goods. Florida has many different farmer's markets to check out. Below are some great farmer's markets in the South West part of Florida. 

1. Third Street South Farmers Market

This farmers market is located in Naples and has been running for over 20 years. Local artisans, vendors, and businesses gather each weekend to sell products and connect with fellow citizens or tourists. Dogs are welcome and people of all age ranges. 

Location: 245 13th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102

Date/Time: Open year-round on Saturdays from 7:30 a.m to 11:30 a.m

2. Surfside Sunshine Market

The Surfside Sunshine Market in Cape Coral is open year-round and offers fruits, veggies, and other foods for reasonable prices. The market holds a 4.7 out of 5-star rating on Facebook.

Location: 2366 Surfside Blvd, Cape Coral, Florida

Date/Time: Open year-round on Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m

3. River District Farmers Market 

This market is located in Fort Myers and it is run, along with 7 other markets, by a company named Local Roots LLC. The market is held year-round and offers a variety of different foods, crafts, and products. 

Location: 2000 W First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901

Date/Time: Open year-round on Thursdays from 7:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m

4. Local Roots Farmers Market 

This market is located in Bonita Springs and is also run by the Local Roots LLC. The market offers only fresh produce and foods. 

Location: 26795 S Bay Dr, Bonita Springs, FL 34134

Date/Time: Open October through April on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m, 

5. Punta Gorda Downtown Farmer's Market 

The Punta Gorda downtown farmers market is located in Punta Gorda and holds the title for the best small market in Florida. Facebook reviews also give this market a 4.6 out of 5-star rating. There is live entertainment at the farmers market and a wide variety of unique food choices. 

Location: 227 Taylor Street, Punta Gorda, Florida 

Date/Time: Open October through April from 8:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m and May through September from 8:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m