One of our favorite parts of the changing of the season is the chance to get outside and enjoy the local farmers markets. Being The Natural State has its perks, and the array of fresh food at our fingertips is definitely one of them.
If you’ve been busy sketching out a game plan for your future sunny weekends, we’re right there with you and we’ve scoped it all out. Here’s a rundown of the metro’s best farmers markets.
Bernice Garden Farmers Market
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sundays
Where: 1402 S. Main in SoMa
Info: (501) 617-2511, or find them on Facebook
Dogtown Farmers' Market
Opening day: April 22
When: 8 a.m-noon on Saturdays (7 a.m.-noon during July & August)
Where: 420 N. Main St next to the William F. Laman Argenta Branch Library
Hillcrest Farmers Market
Opening day: It’s year-round!
When: 8 a.m.-noon October-April; 7 a.m.-noon May-September on Saturdays
Where: 2200 block of Kavanaugh in front of Pulaski Heights Baptist
Info: (501) 661-1129, or find them on Facebook
Little Rock Farmers' Market
Opening day: May 6
When: 7 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays
Where: River Market Pavilions
Info: (501) 375-2552, or find them on Facebook
Market on Merrill
Opening Day: May 4
When: 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. on three days each month (check Facebook for dates)
Where: 1525 Merrill Dr.
Info: (501) 351-4131, or find them on Facebook
Westover Hills Farmers Market
Opening day: May 2
When: 4-7 p.m. on Tuesdays
Where: 6400 Kavanaugh in The Heights