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Reno / Tahoe Farmer's Markets

Get Fresh in Reno, Sparks, and Lake Tahoe


Reno Sparks Lake Tahoe Nevada farmers markets produce fruit food organic shopping crafts

Fresh fruit, Sparks Whole Foods Hometowne Farmers Market, Nevada.

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Produce and other goodies from Reno / Tahoe farmer's markets aren't necessarily the cheapest around, but they are the freshest. You'll know what I mean when you taste a farmer's market peach or fresh Nevada grown vegetable. Compared to the supermarket stuff, it's no contest. There's a farmer's market going somewhere near you almost every day of the week during summer and early fall. Here are the dates and times for the 2013 season. More will probably be added, so check back often.

Sparks Hometowne Farmer's Market

The undisputed champ of Reno / Tahoe farmers' markets is Sparks Hometowne Farmer's Market, held in Victorian Square Plaza on Thursday afternoons and evenings through the summer. Besides the produce, there is free entertainment and vendors offering a variety of food, drink, crafts, and other products. Thousands of people attend this market every week.



The Summit, S. Virginia and Mt. Rose Highway
The market will be in the parking lot next to Starbucks.
9 a.m. - 2 p.m., June 4 to September 24


Somersett Farmers' Market, Somersett Town Square, 7650 Town Square Way
4 p.m. – 8 p.m., beginning on June 12


Tamarack Junction Farmers' Market, 13101 S. Virginia St. near Damonte Ranch Pkwy.
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 7 to September 27


Village Shopping Center Farmer's Market, California Avenue near Booth Street and Keystone
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 1 to September 28

The Summit, S. Virginia and Mt. Rose Highway
The market will be in the parking lot next to Starbucks.
9 a.m. - 2 p.m., June 1 - September 28


Midtown Farmer's Market, 1311 S. Virginia Street (S. Virginia and Arroyo, in the Statewide Lighting parking lot).
10 a.m. - 2 p.m., starting June 2



East Sparks Farmers' Market, United Methodist Church, 1231 Pyramid Way
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 5 to September 25


Sparks Whole Foods Hometowne Farmer's Market, Victorian Square
3 p.m. - 8 p.m., June 7 to August 23 (except Aug. 9 during Hot August Nights)


Lazy 5 Regional Park, 7100 Pyramid Lake Highway
7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., June 29 to September 14

Carson City


Saturday Morning Farmer's Market, corner of 3rd and Curry Streets
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 8 to September 21



Gardnerville Farmer's Market, 1325 Waterloo Lane, 1 block west of Hwy. 395
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 12 to September 25



Minden Farmers' Market, In downtown Minden, between 4th and 5th Streets
4 p.m. - 8 p.m., May 21 to September 10



Tuesday Night Farmers Market, 310 South Taylor Street
5 p.m. - 8 p.m., June 4 to September 17



Dayton Farmers' Market, Community Roots Nursery & Landscape, Highway 50 and 2nd Avenue
3 p.m. - 6 p.m., June 13 to September 26

Silver Springs


Silver Springs Green Market, 3701 Elm Street
10 a.m. - 2 p.m., June 1 through October 1



Lake Tahoe Friday Evening Famers Market at Kahle Community Center, Kahle Community Center, 236 Kingsbury Grade
4 p.m. - 7 p.m., June 21 through October 25

Farmer's Markets on the California Side

South Lake Tahoe


South Lake Tahoe Certified Farmers' Market, American Legion Hall, 2748 Lake Tahoe Boulevard (Hwy. 50)
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 4 to October 8



Truckee Farmers' Market, Truckee River Regional Park, 10500 Brockway Rd. off Highway 267
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 11 to October 8


Truckee Thursday Nights Farmers' Market, Donner Pass near the train station
5 p.m. - 8 p.m., June 131 to August 22

Tahoe City


Commons Beach Farmers' Market, Commons Beach Road and North Lake Boulevard
8 a.m. - 1 p.m., May 23 to June 20 and August 29 to September 26

Tahoe Lake Elementary School Farmers' Market, 375 Grove Street
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.,June 27 through August 22

Kings Beach


Kings Beach Farmers' Market, Kings Beach State Recreation Area, Highway 28 at Bear Street
9 a.m. - 1 p.m., June 25 to August 27

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