The pursuit for locally grown, fresh produce has intensified all over the nation. In recent years, people have become more conscientious about where their produce comes from. The Livermore farmers’ market has existed since 1997— long before farmers’ markets were in vogue. As part of the Pacific Coast Farmer’s Market Association, the Livermore, CA, farmers’ market is a community staple for fresh produce and a celebration of the region’s bounty.
Stop by the market during your trip to Livermore and pick up some produce for an authentic farmer’s market experience and a healthy snack! Request a copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide for even more recommendations on the best things to do!
The Ins and Outs of the Livermore Farmers’ Market
Where It’s Located
The Livermore farmers’ market is open year-round in Carnegie Park on Sundays, and seasonally on Thursdays. Get to know the farmers’ market hours before planning your trip!
The Thursday market is open on Thursday evenings from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. from mid-April to early-October. The market is a short, 10-minute drive from our inn! Stop by and pick up some fresh produce to snack on during your stay in Livermore. Or, if you’re traveling by car and can take produce home with you, purchase the ingredients to make some of these favorite recipes.
The Sunday market year-round, rain or shine, on Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Shop the ripest fruits and vegetables. Beyond just shopping for food, you can get your knives, scissors, and gardening tools sharpened while you shop the market on Sundays.
What to Do
Make your trip to the Thursday market a group affair! Enjoy a street fair the third Thursday of each month during the market season. Thirsty Thursdays at the Livermore farmers’ market features live music, locally sourced wines, and craft beer. The music and drink vendors change each month. So, you’ll never have the same experience twice! Be on the lookout for these incredible Livermore breweries.
What to Get
The Livermore, CA, farmers’ market offers more than just fruits and vegetables. The soil in Livermore allows producers to harvest a variety of goods that go beyond just produce. Our local vendors also supply locally made olive oil, organic stone fruits, and fresh eggs.
You’ll also find meal options that range among of BBQ, gyros, tamales, teriyaki chicken and beef, roasted corn and potatoes, tofu and even crepes to satisfy the appetite you work up while shopping.
Stay Near the Market
The Livermore farmers’ market is one of the best places to experience the fruit of rich, wine country soil. Enjoy delicious grapes from one of the market’s vendors when you’re not sipping on a glass of wine. Or, pair cheese from the market with a bottle of your favorite Livermore Valley, CA, wine to enjoy in your room.
Overlook an olive orchard when you stay in our Meadowlark – King Room. This guest room is complete with a king-size bed and in-room fireplace. Indulge in all of our luxurious amenities like a nightly gathering hour with wine and hors d’oeuvres. Browse all of our accommodations and book your Livermore, CA, getaway!