East Village Farmer’s Market
2010-07-10 · By Editor
Experience what nature has to offer in the East Village Farmer’s Market. Located on 1st Street, between Elm and Linden, this certified farmer’s market is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The farmer’s market is the cornerstone of the East Village’s thriving local-food scene and a destination for shoppers who seek out the finest in locally grown food. Shoppers will find a variety of high-quality, fresh, seasonal produce ranging from the familiar to the exotic.
Poised as downtown Long Beach’s official ‘weekend city market’, the East Village Farmer’s Market of Downtown Long Beach is a year round certified farmer’s market open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and located on 1st Street between Elm and Linden Avenues (the street will be closed to through traffic).
Free parking is available at the lot on the northeast corner of Broadway at Elm Ave. courtesy of the Department of Development Services. Shoppers are advised to leave their pets at home as animals are not allowed in the farmer’s market. For more information on the East Village Farmer’s Market, go to www.downtownlongbeach.org.
The concept of the East Village farmers market is a cooperative effort between Councilmember Suja Lowenthal, city agencies, community based organizations, and East Village residents in an effort to improve the lives of members of the local community.