The Best Farmers Markets Oregon Coast Offers

Farmers Markets Oregon Coast

Seven Great Markets on Oregon’s Coast

Write for Gr8 Travel TipsFor many years our family have enjoyed traveling and camping along the beautiful Oregon Coast in our Recreational Vehicle. There are many lovely towns situated along the coast well worth visiting!

One of the highlights is experiencing the local markets as you pass by, giving you the opportunity to purchase fresh locally produced produce, baked goods and so much more!Below is a sample of some of these places that offer Farmers Markets well worth visiting during your travels down the coast.
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The Oregon Coast features a variety of farmers markets with local products.  From Astoria and Lincoln City to Yachats and Brookings-Harbor, there are many markets you can visit during your Oregon vacations.

These markets feature many local products including fresh produce, arts and crafts by local artisans, clothing, jewelry and accessories, baked goods, and dairy products.  Some of these markets feature live music entertainment as well.

You can find something for all of your family members and friends.

Farmers Markets Oregon Coast

Astoria Sunday Market

Astoria Oregon Farmers Market

Astoria Oregon Farmers Market

The Astoria Sunday Market is a famous market on the coast of Oregon that features a variety of local produce as well as great entertainment. This year’s market [2014] is held on Sundays from May 11 to October 12. It’s open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The market is held in downtown Astoria on 12th Street.

You can find many different products at this market. Look for fresh produce, jewelry, toys, furniture, hats, and photography. The market also features live music and a food court.

Bands who have performed this include:

  • Castle Town –              a Celtic rock folk band
  • Grupo Condor –          a Latin American folk music band
  • Brownsmead Flats –  a folk music band
  • Third Street Band –    a bluegrass band
  • Lonesome Highwaya country rock band.

Local artists, artisans, farmers and their products can all be found here.

Lincoln City Farmers & Crafter’s Market

Lincoln City Farmers Market

The Lincoln City Farmers & Crafters Market is open throughout the year. If you are enjoying your Oregon vacation from October to April, you can check out the indoor market on Sundays.  If you are on vacation from May to mid-October, you can spend time exploring the outdoor market on Sundays. The market is held at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.

You can find many handmade and local produce items at the market in Lincoln City.

Find …

honey;

dairy products;

crafts;

fruit;

flowers

and more by visiting the market on the Central Oregon Coast. Other great vendors present include …

authors;

entertainers;

bakeries and restaurants in the food court;

jewelry stores;

clothing and accessories stores;

and nonprofit organizations.

You will also find arts and crafts items like kites, photography, and woodcraft. The market also features events for kids.

Yachats Farmers Market

Yachats Oregon

Yachats Farmers Market

The market is held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays from May 11 to October 19. It is also open on July 4th and on Saturday and Sunday during the famous Yachats Mushroom Festival. You can find the market near the Yachats Commons.
When you visit the Yachats market, you will see many local products. Look for …

soup;

pottery;

tomatoes;

berries;

jam;

plants

and more while visiting this market!

Newport Farmers Market

Newport Beach Farmers Market

This market is held on Saturdays. It is held outdoors from May to October. The times are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. If your vacations are between November and December or between March and April, you can visit the market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This winter and spring market takes place indoors.

This market features …

  • local fruits and vegetables, such as kale, squash, pumpkins, potatoes, and apples
  • local bread and pastries
  • assorted meats like chicken, lamb, and turkey
  • You can also find a variety of arts and crafts products like soaps, photographs, jewelry, and sculptures. Enjoy live music here as well. Do not miss a chance to see this market in Newport!




Cannon Beach Farmers Market

Cannon Beach Farmers Market

This market will be held on Tuesdays from June 17 to September 30 in the Midtown area. Music, food, and community booths will be open starting at 1 p.m. The rest of the market opens at 2 p.m. The closing time is 5 p.m.  You can find fresh produce including cherries and berries, flowers, artisan food products, seafood, dairy products including organic cheese, bread and pastries, and more at the this market.

After exploring the market, check out places in Cannon Beach like the shopping district, the galleries, and the beautiful Oregon coast beaches.

Brookings Farmers and Artisans Market

Brookings Oregon

The Brookings Farmers and Artisans Market is held at the Port of Brookings Harbor from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays from May 31 to October 11. It is a great market to see by the water.  You can find many different items here. Look for organic produce, breads, jams, eggs, coffee, gifts, handmade items, beauty products, and more. The market also features musicians.

Manzanita Farmers Market

This year, you can visit this market from June 13 to September 19 on Friday nights fromManzanita farmers market 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. As you explore this year’s market, you will see …

  • bakery items
  • dairy products, including cheese and milk
  • fresh produce
  • candles
  • and seafood.

Music entertainers will be there from June 13 to August 29. The music entertainers include …

  • Sean Koreski
  • John Twist
  • Jason Okamoto
  • Eric Sappington
  • Lodestar
  • Dan Cecil
  • Tico Marimba
  • Dean and Julie
  • The Noted

If you are vacationing along the beaches of Oregon, you do not want to miss the opportunity to see some of these great local farmers markets. You will find excellent local produce and local arts and crafts if you visit one during your Oregon vacations.

Learn about the local culture by visiting the markets on your trip. The local farmers and artisans work hard to produce the quality produce and arts and crafts that can be found at the markets along the beautiful coast of Oregon!

Safe travels!

Have you traveled the Oregon Coast? If so, did you have a chance to visit a Farmer’s Market? If so, which one did you like best?

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