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
Opening day: April 14
When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Sundays through Nov. 3
Where: 1402 S. Main in SoMa
Dunbar Garden Market
Opening day: June 5
When: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday
Where: 1720 S. Chester St.
Hillcrest Farmers Market
Opening day: It’s year-round!
When: 8 a.m. - noon Oct.-April; 7 a.m. - noon May-Sept. 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 11
When: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturdays through late Sept.
Where: River Market Pavilions
Market on Merrill
Opening Day: May 2
When: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Thursdays through fall
Where: 1525 Merrill Dr.
Info: (501) 351-4131 or find them on Facebook
Southwest Farmers Market
When: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturdays through Sept. 14
Where: Life Line Baptist Church
Info: Find them on Facebook
Westover Hills Farmers Market
Opening day: May 7
When: 3:30 - 6 p.m. on Tuesdays through September
Where: 6400 Kavanaugh in The Heights
Info: (501) 663-6383, email@example.com or find them on Facebook