Flamingo Nursery

Discover the freshest fruits, vegetables, dairy and meats at picturesque farmers markets throughout Greater Fort Lauderdale. Enjoy the beautiful day as you stroll colorful handpicked flowers, crates of seasonal produce, jars of local honey, and unique goods. Take your pick among a variety of baked goods, homemade sweets, and flavorful meals to enjoy onsite or to go. Insider’s tip: go early for the least bustle and the first pick of the offerings. Make sure to grab a fresh cup of roasted coffee or a pressed juice for a jolt of energy to peruse the wonderful finds.

Check out the curated list below of the top 9 farmers markets the Greater Fort Lauderdale region has to offer. 

Exotic produce like these rambutans sit on a stand at the Las Olas Farmers Market.

1. Las Olas Oceanside Park Farmers, Antiques and Artisan Market

Situated right on beautiful Fort Lauderdale beach where Las Olas Boulevard meets A1A, the Las Olas Oceanside Park Farmers, Antiques and Artisan Market features organic produce, cheese, baked items, handmade goods and jewelry. This vibrant market also hosts an hour-long yoga-fusion class ($10) on the main lawn from 10:30–11:30 a.m. 

When to go: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Saturdays, year-round

Address: Las Olas Oceanside Park, 3000 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33136

Parking: Metered and garage parking nearby

2. Green Market Pompano Beach

Located at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center, the Green Market Pompano Beach offers natural foods, plants, and health-related products and services, plus handmade items and culinary products. In its 18th season, the market presents themed days such as fitness on Jan. 9, baked goods on Jan. 23, and love on Feb. 13.

When to go: 9 a.m.–2 p.m., second and fourth Saturdays of each month, November–April

Address: Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W. Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Parking: Free parking at City of Pompano Beach City Hall, and on the south side of the Cultural Center and library campus.

3. Coconut Creek Farmers Market

Celebrating its fourth year, the City of Coconut Creek Farmers Market features produce, bread, cookies, dips, sauces, honey, coffee, jellies, popcorn, dog treats, kitchenware and much more.

When to go: 9 a.m.–2 p.m., first and third Saturday of each month, November–April

Address: Township Plaza, 4400 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek, FL 33073

Parking: Free parking at Township Plaza

4. City of Parkland Farmers Market

Launched in 2006, the City of Parkland Farmers Market features fresh and organic vegetables, fruits, herbs, beautiful flowers, breads, pastries, and other baked goods. In addition, the market offers a variety of gourmet foods such as jam, honey, dips, sauces, fresh pasta, cheese, and pickles.

When to go: 9 a.m.–1 p.m., first and third Sunday of each month, November–March; second and fourth Sunday in April)

Address: Equestrian Center at Temple Park, 8350 Ranch Road, Parkland, FL 33067

Parking: Free parking at Temple Park

5. Farmers Market at The Shops at Pembroke Gardens

The quaint market started in 2013, offers eight to 10 vendors featuring produce, smoothies, Venezuelan chicha, kettle corn, coconut water, fruits, orchids and plant designs. New this year is a photo station.

When to go: 11 a.m.–5 p.m., every Sunday, year-round

Address: The Shops at Pembroke Gardens, 527 SW 145 Terrace, Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

Parking: Free parking at The Shops at Pembroke Gardens

6. Plantation Farmers Market

Up and running for 10 years, the City of Plantation Farmers Market features approximately 20 vendors offering fresh, certified organic and non-organic produce; locally produced honey, homemade hummus, plants and orchids, fresh-cut flowers, breads and Danishes, olive oils, cheeses, dips, spreads and more.

When to go: 8 a.m.–2 p.m., every Saturday, year-round

Address: Volunteer Park, 12050 W. Sunrise Blvd., Plantation, FL 33323

Parking: Free parking at Volunteer Park

7. Tamarac Community Farmers Market

This market at Tamarac Veterans' Park includes about 16 vendors. Items include produce, baked goods, teas, jams, pickles, barbecue, Indian food, ceviche, candles, soaps and jewelry.

When to go: 9 a.m.–2 p.m., every Sunday, year-round

Address: Tamarac Veterans Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33068

Parking: Free parking at Tamarac Veterans Park with additional free parking nearby at the Gary B. Jones Dog Park

8. Flamingo Road Nursery Farmers Market

Flamingo Road Nursery is a locals’ gem, not only for adding serious curb appeal with the fantastic array of tropical trees and lush plants, but for the seasonal, family-friendly events and the farmers market. Stop by the indoor market for seasonal produce grown by local farmers, as well as herbs, lettuce, and tomatoes from their on-site hydroponic greenhouse, and honey from the nearby herb farm. You’ll also find Amish jams and jellies, fresh-baked banana bread, fresh-squeezed juices, handcrafted smoothies and paninis.

When to go: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, year-round

Address: Flamingo Road Nursery, 1655 S. Flamingo Rd., Davie, FL 33325

Parking: Free parking at Flamingo Road Nursery

9. Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Farmers Market

Right alongside the ocean in this charming town, this open-air market features over 35 vendors offering locally grown fruits, produce, dog biscuits, cookies, empanadas, pickles, soaps, popcorn, shea butter and more.

When to go: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., every Sunday, December - May (except Easter)

Address: El Prado Park, 4500 El Mar Dr., Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL 33308

Parking: Metered parking nearby