Shopping at farmers’ markets provides a great way for people to connect to their local communities by supporting small businesses, purchasing locally grown food and experiencing live entertainment and demonstrations.
Lucky for Orange County residents, there are a myriad of local markets – on almost every day of the week! With so many to choose from, we’ve rounded up a list of some of our favorites below.
SOCO (Costa Mesa)
Not only is this market located at the SOCO Collection but it’s also conveniently located right down the street from our Costa Mesa headquarters! With shopping and eateries nearby at The OC Mix, this farmers’ market is the perfect place to spend a Saturday.
Irvine Regional Park (Orange)
This Tuesday market may be small in size but it’s full of organic fruits and vegetables, local honey, jams, fresh juices and more. It’s quaint atmosphere and location in the park makes this farmers’ market a great destination for families.
Mariners Church (Irvine)
Taking place every Saturday in Irvine, the farmers’ market in the parking lot at Mariners Church is a popular destination for OC locals and foodies. From stunning fresh flowers and baked goods to delicious fruits and produce, this market has it all!
Newport Beach Pier (Newport Beach)
Located at the beautiful Newport Pier, you can’t beat the scene at this Sunday farmers’ market. Come for the fresh produce, eggs and artisanal goods and stay for a day at the beach. This is truly Southern California living at its best!
To see more local farmers’ markets in Orange County, view the full list HERE and find your own favorite!
One of the best parts of having a farmers’ market in your community is bringing your fresh finds home, because there’s nothing like a dining table filled with beautiful blooms or a kitchen full of delicious ingredients. And, with new Brookfield Residential neighborhoods selling in Orange County, your dream home is waiting for you. #BestPlacesToCallHome