Fab Farmers Markets
By Minh Vu
CATEGORY: Food + Drink
HOPE Farmers Market Map It
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Hope Farmers Market is a place where local farmers, artisans, community groups, families and urban consumers can find fresh food, wellness workshops, live music and more. This unique weekly gathering space serves as a platform to introduce local artists and Austin residents to surrounding area farms, healthy lifestyle companies, education in the arts and local community volunteer programs.

Barton Creek Farmers Market Map It
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Voted by Eating Well Magazine as one of the Top 5 Farmers Markets in the country, the Barton Creek Farmer’s Market has everything from internationally prepared foods to fresh locally grown produce to exclusive collections of handmade crafts. The market is located conveniently right behind Barton Creek Mall and overlooks the city.

SFC Downtown Farmers' Market Map It
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The Sustainable Food Center’s Farmers Market has been a hit in Austin ever since its launch in 2003. Its goals include increasing the economic vitality of local farms and small businesses; increasing awareness, knowledge and action among the Central Texas population; and create vibrant economically and socially diverse city-centered gathering places. With 3 different locations, they’re having no problems reaching these goals.

In addition to the downtown location, the SFC Farmer's Market in Austin has locations at:

  1. SFC Farmers’ Market at Sunset Valley
    3200 Jones Rd at the Toney Burger Center
    Saturdays 9AM-1PM
  2. SFC Farmers’ Market The Triangle
    4600 Lamar at the Triangle Park
    Wednesdays 4PM-8PM
Burnet Road Market Map It
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Located at Austin’s longtime landmark, The Austin’s Historic Farmer’s Market, Austin’s Burnet Market provides many amenities such as on-site parking, restrooms, pet stop, kids activity area, covered picnic area and live music. Friends, families, and neighbors can stroll to the market on Thursday evenings to purchase farm-fresh produce, listen to local musicians and enjoy dinner and fun at many on-site restaurants. The market also offers many programs for the public, such as “Kids R Farmers.”

Lakeway Commons Farmers Market Map It
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Located at the corner of 620 and Lakeway Blvd., the Lakeway Commons Farmers Market is the newest market in the Austin area. The market features a variety of produce as well as designer jewelry, organic soap, plants and more.