South Pasadena’s Farmers Market

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Thursdays are always extra special in South Pasadena. All throughout the year, the South Pasadena Farmers Market is open on this day, and locals and guests get to enjoy the freshest produce, food, and live music from late afternoon to early evening.

The South Pasadena Farmers Market was established in 1999. It has been operated by the South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce since 2004 and has grown to become a sustainable, local economy.

At present, there are over 60 farmers and vendors at the South Pasadena Farmers Market. Read on to know what’s in store for you every Thursday at the farmers market!

A Bountiful Harvest of Fresh Produce

South Pasadena Thursday Farmers Market is a haven for those who love to cook! Meals will definitely taste much better with fresh ingredients.

Several vendors offer greens and fruits perfect for salads and smoothies. Aside from these, there are those who offer eggs and various meat, including chicken, pork, and beef. And, of course, fresh flowers to add beauty to your home.

Check out the list of all the participating vendors below to learn about the products they offer at the market.

VendorsFresh Produce
Ace RanchAvocados
Bernard RanchCitrus, avocados, fresh juice
Beylik Family FarmsTomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, eggplant
Bill’s BeesHoney, bee pollen, soaps
Bolanos Family SproutsSprouts and wheatgrass
Burkdoll FarmStone fruit, table grapes, pomegranates, figs, and guavas (June-September only)
Chuy Berry FarmsBlackberries, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries
Cuyama OrchardsOrganic apples
Dates by DuvallDates and figs
Etheridge FarmsOrganic stone fruit, grapes, persimmons, pears, and citrus
G FarmOrganic grapes, persimmons, apples, pomelos, and more
Gerwig Avocado RanchAvocados, lemons, tomatillos, and dragon fruits
Gourmet SpecialtiesFresh herbs, lettuce, and vegetables
Gutierrez FarmWide assortment of berries, vegetables, nopal cactus
Harvest Gathering FarmEggs, chicken, pork, and beef
Ken’s Top Notch ProduceOrganic stone fruit, grapes, and citrus
McFarlin Family FarmsOrganic stone fruit and citrus
McGrath Family FarmsGourmet vegetables, including heirlooms, strawberries and melons
Moua Dream FarmsFresh Asian vegetables and herbs
Murray FarmsPersian mulberries, watermelons, and grapes (May-August only)
Nature GrowMushrooms, microgreens and sprouts
Nuvo Olive OilOrganic olives and olive oils
Rancho Mi Familia Organic ProduceMangoes, blueberries, apples, cherries, and more
Stepladder CreameryArtisan cheese
Suncoast FarmsArtichokes, asparagus, broccoli, cauliflowers, dried beans
T & D FarmsWatermelon, potatoes, garlic, yams
The Green HouseWide assortment of plants and succulents
Underwood FarmsMelons, corn on the cob
Valdivia FarmsVeggies, heirloom tomatoes, strawberries
Venegas GrowersAssortment of flowers
Artisanal Treats and Handcrafted Delights

Artisanal Treats and Handcrafted Delights

For those who prefer to explore culinary treats, you will be pleased to know that many vendors at the South Pasadena Farmers Market offer a wide range of delicious food.

From freshly baked cookies and breads to oysters, rotisserie chicken, and Mediterranean food. There’s plenty of vegan options available here, too, like raw vegan chocolate bars and organic, vegan, and gluten-free granola.

Here’s the list of vendors and the food they offer at the farmers market.

VendorsHot & Prepackaged Food
Black Belly FoodsArtisan spice seasonings, rubs, and specialty foods
Bonjour YogurtSheep milk yogurt
Breadman Bread, buns, rolls & more
Cairn CookiesFreshly baked cookies
California CornRoasted corn-on-the-cob and potatoes
Carmela Ice CreamIce cream and sorbet
Chicken GuysRotisserie chicken, roasted garlic potatoes
Completely PickledPickled veggies
Dave’s Gourmet Korean BBQKorean style foods, sauces, and kimchi
Deisy’s Tasty FoodPupusas and lemonade
Dry DockVariety of fresh fish and shellfish
Fresco PastaFresh pasta
Frog’s BakeryOrganic breads and fine pastries
Fruit PatchDried fruit and nuts
Happy InkaBeef, fish, shrimp, and chicken delicacies
Hemera’s BenchPies
Hopf ChocolateRaw vegan chocolate bars
Kenchen RamenAuthentic DIY ramen kits
Kettle KornFreshly made kettle korn
King Jerky Gourmet jerkys
La JugueraPressed juice
Mama MusubiMusubi with a variety of fillings
Mom’s ProductsHummus, pita chips, and falafel
Monty’sVegan cheese spreads
Norma’s SalsaSalsas and hot foods
Orveganic: Healthy ButterOrganic nut butters
Robin’s Woodfire BBQSausages, hot dogs, garlic fries, tri tip, and lemonade
Sandy’s Sweet & SourJellies (every other week)
Seed BakeryArtisan breads, organic whole grains freshly milled
Sharper EdgeKnife sharpening (every other week)
Shuck’s Oyster BarFresh, ready to eat oysters
Star Sky GranolaOrganic, vegan, and gluten-free granola
Stuffed CrepesSweet and savory crepes
Tamale Treats & MoreVariety of gourmet tamale
Tre Amici’s PizzaHandcrafted pizza
Vegan StopVegan Mediterranean food
Vegano By Stick StationVegan popsicles
Zaiga KitchensIndian preparations
Zona Little ItalyItalian gourmet specialties
A Gastronomic Journey

A Gastronomic Journey

There’s just so much being offered at the South Pasadena Farmers Market, you just have to come back for more! For many, this has become a weekly routine.

The weekly schedule is easy to remember: Thursdays, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (rain or shine) in Spring, Summer, and Fall. The winter schedule is 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Take note that there’s no market on Thanksgiving.

The market is on Meridian Avenue and El Centro Street next to the Metro Gold Line South Pasadena Station. South Pasadena Farmers Market parking is free in the Mission Meridian Parking lot, just north of Mission Street on Meridian Avenue.

Want to Be Part of the Farmers Market?

Want to Be Part of the Farmers Market?

If you’d like to become one of the vendors, you may submit your South Pasadena Farmers Market vendor application through the link below:

South Pasadena's Farmer Market

Wrap Up

There you have it, a quick guide on the South Pasadena Farmers Market.

Bookmark this article, print it, or take a screenshot so you can easily reference the lists. And if you haven’t added it to your calendar yet, do it now before you forget!

Now, aside from the farmers market, there are lovely neighborhoods in the area, and you might want to check them out, too.

We can help you find the perfect home. Feel free to give me a call today at (626) 437-6800 or send me an email at so we can schedule a meeting.

Frequently Asked Questions

Every Thursday, rain or shine! From 4 pm to 7 pm in Winter and 4 pm to 8 pm in Spring, Summer, and Fall, except on Thanksgiving.

Fresh produce is usually one of the best-selling products in a farmers market.

Yes, the vendors accept credit cards.

According to the California Health and Safety Code 114259.5, live animals are not allowed in certified farmers’ markets and permitted food facilities, with the exception of service animals.

Yes, free public parking is available in the Mission Meridian Parking lot, just north of Mission Street on Meridian Avenue.