Corpus Christi has four Farmers’ Markets throughout the city, each delivering a unique atmosphere with live music and various food options. These markets are a treasure trove of locally grown ingredients, handmade goods, flowers, and more. Be sure to arrive early for the best selections.
Shop the city’s longest-running Farmers’ Market every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to noon at 5800 Everhart Road, in the Market on Everhart Shopping Center. Going strong for over 25 years, this market offers a range of local, healthy, and handcrafted goods like cold-pressed juices, handmade macrame jewelry, handmade fabric items, and much more.
Managed by GROW Local South Texas, the Corpus Christi Downtown Farmers’ Market is held at the Art Center of Corpus Christi at 100 N. Shoreline Blvd. every Wednesday, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Find an assortment of fresh, seasonal produce, meats, dairy, eggs, locally made foods, handmade items, and more with products that were grown or made within 200 miles of Corpus Christi, TX. Enjoy food trucks, live music, and Family Art time inside the Art Center for an all-around good time.
Coast over to the only farmers’ market in town that is held on Sundays in Corpus Christi’s iconic Water Street Market, located at 309 N. Water Street, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. After a delicious meal at one of the surrounding restaurants, enjoy the coastal breeze while doing a little outdoor shopping. Choose from an assortment of produce and goods that are locally sourced and handmade, including soaps, homemade candy, jam, jewelry, candies, and dog treats.
Enjoy some extended time near the Padre Island beaches with a little shopping trip to the Padre Island Island Farmers' Market, held once a month on Thursdays from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at 14030 Fortuna Bay Drive. Browse through a selection of essential oils, flaxseed therapy pillows, Tula Blue jewelry, macrame wall hangers, and much more. Check out the Padre Island Farmers’ Market Facebook page for exact market dates.