Downtown Sarasota’s Farmer’s Market

Beautiful turquoise waters, white sandy beaches, a lounge chair, and a relaxing breeze. Sounds good, right? Well, here in Sarasota, we do vacation right. Whether you’re looking for a family vacation, something a little more exclusive with friends, or a romantic getaway, Peppertree Bay has everything you need in accommodations! If you’re anything like us, the Siesta Key beaches are where you will want to spend the majority of your time! If that’s the case, then the rentals we have are right up your alley. These Siesta Key beachfront rentals are all within very close proximity to the beach. They’re also conveniently close enough to everything else you may want to explore during your stay. 

Sarasota Farmer's Market

Most vacationers are more interested in the beach than anything else, which we understand entirely. What’s not to love about the sun and the sea? However, Sarasota has a unique hidden treasure that we implore you to check out for yourself. If you’re looking for vendors that sell unique items, delicious delicacies, and delectable treats, you absolutely need to visit Downtown Sarasota’s Farmer’s Market.

table with goods at Sarasota farmer's market


Established in 1979 to encourage foot traffic into Siesta Village, the Farmer’s Market is loaded with amazing vendors selling amazing local fruits and veggies, and one-of-a-kind items. The produce sold is grown locally and is some of the freshest produce that you will find in the country. If you’re trying to figure out meals for your time here in Siesta Key, then you need to check out our vacation recipes and add some of the local produce to your creations!


We have bragged about the produce before, but seriously, some of the freshest produce that you will find anywhere is sold at the Sarasota Farmer’s Market by 10 different vendors. They all take pride in their products, knowing that you, as the customer, will not be disappointed. What’s even better is that some of the local fruits and veggie plants, along with various other local flora, can be purchased from multiple vendors! The Farmer’s Market has welcomed 6 vendors who specialize in selling plants of multiple varieties. Perhaps you were out on one of the various wildlife tours and noticed a flower arrangement that you simply had to try growing at home. Snap some pictures, and you are sure to find a vendor that can help make your floral dreams a reality!

Sarasota Farmer's Market Fresh Produce

Specialty Items

We all have people in our lives who might be expecting some little souvenirs or gifts when you return home, and once again, the Farmer’s Market comes to the rescue. With lots of novelty, specialty, and artisan vendors in the market, you can cross absolutely everyone off your list. However, with so many exciting vendors, be sure to leave some room in your budget for yourself! Once all of the shopping is done, it may be time to consider grabbing a bite to eat, and with well over 20 various food vendors, that will not be a problem. The Sarasota Farmer’s Market has everything from steakhouses to fantastic food trucks to satisfy everyone’s hunger. Your only problem will be picking a single place to eat!

Flowers at Sarasota farmer's market

Much like most Farmer’s Markets, the Sarasota Farmer’s market is only open on Saturdays, from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. However, there are other local shops and vendors in the area that remain open after this time. There is also another Siesta Key Farmer’s Market close by that is open Sundays as well!

Plan Your Visit

Now that we have given you even more reason to come down to Sarasota, it’s time to start planning your getaway! Contact us today and let us help you book your next Gulf and Bay resort vacation!

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Peppertree Bay Realty Inc
6056 Midnight Pass Road
Sarasota, Florida USA 34242

T 941.349.7777
F 941.346.0371


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