Farmer Markets of Orlando Kissimmee
love living in the Orlando-Kissimmee region of Florida for many different reasons. Not only are there wonderful communities with great events and plenty of activities that appeal to all ages, this region has its own share of family attractions and amenities beyond the big theme parks and resorts of Orlando. With our climate and landscape, Orlando-Kissimmee has a wide variety of local farms with delicious and fresh produce. Where ever you live, or are planning to live in this region, you are sure to find a farmer’s market near you. When you shop local you support local businesses and communities, your community. Listed below are some Orlando-Kissimmee Farmer Markets, the next time are ready for fresh summer fruit or a tasty salad, check out what your local farmers can provide.
Head over to Lake Eola Park each Sunday for the Orlando Farmer’s Market. From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, you can not only find great local produce, but also amazing local arts and crafts. This farmer’s market has supported local artists since 1987, perhaps your next piece of jewelry is waiting for you there. You will also find local specialty foods and indoor/ outdoor plants alongside the fresh seasonal produce. What’s more, the market is dog friendly so you can make it a full family outing.
The Kissimmee Valley Farmer’s Market can be found in downtown Kissimmee at Lakefront Park. Running every Tuesday from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm this downtown market is also known for being the place for area restaurants to procure their ingredients, adding to a truly local and sustainable cycle of supply and demand for the area. Enjoy a farm to table experience yourself with the variety of produce and specialty foods on hand. There are also artisan craft booths and an international vibe with vendors specializing in Mexican and French favorites alongside fresh breads and eggs.
The Town Square in Windermere is home to the Windermere Farmer’s Market which is open on Fridays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Located in the heart of town, this is a great community gathering place for seasonal fresh produce and plants. From hanging baskets to baked goods and fresh honey, there is a treat at every booth. From pickles to pasta, date night dinner or Sunday brunch is made easy with the variety of products and foods you will find at this popular farmer’s market.
Winter Park also has its own Farmer’s Market on Saturdays at the old train depot. Produce and fresh cut flowers are available from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm each week, bringing you the best in area foods and plants. With the unique architecture and history of the building along with the community camaraderie that is found in the Winter Park Farmer’s Market, this has also become a popular place for weddings. Enjoy a step back in time in this historical Florida landmark as you shop for your weekly fruits and veggies.
These markets showcase the amazing regional foods and local products you can buy for your own home. When you are ready to buy or sell your home, I am here to help with all of your real estate needs. If you’re looking for a warm and engaging professional to help you with the purchase or sale of your home, contact me today at 407-234-5313 or by email: Jeff@JeffRoyle.com.