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This Week at the Markets

Each week, SFC brings Central Texas two farmers’ markets featuring an incredible variety of produce, prepared foods, artisan goods, music, and activities. We encourage you to check each market and find the one that best fits your shopping needs. In the meantime, check out a few highlights of what will be at the market this coming week. Happy Shopping!

SFC Farmers' Market on Instagram!

We are pleased to announce the new dedicated Instagram account for our SFC Farmers' Market Downtown and at Sunset Valley! Follow us at @sfcfarmersmarket to see the latest market happenings and sneak peeks at all the delicious and beautiful items our farmers and vendors bring for you each week. See you at the markets!

Fresh And New

What's Fresh at the Markets (updated September 20th)

SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown, Sat. Sept 22nd from 9am-1pm:

  • Spouting Sprouts: Reverse Pioneers brings trays of fresh sunflower sprouts, oodles of amaranth microgreens and bursting containers of radish micros to market every weekend. While you are perusing the tasty greens check out the collection of handmade reclaimed wood cutting boards and butcher blocks also up for grabs.
  • Taste Takeover! Chef Bryan Beneke is visiting us from his new digs at Hideaway Kitchen & Bar for another Taste the Place takeover! Stop by as he turns simple market ingredients into scrumptious bites and get some ideas about your upcoming weekly meals.
  • Texas One Gas is stopping by this weekend to spread the word about their energy efficiency rebate programs and appliance lists! Swing by for fun freebies and info about how natural gas can improve your home life.

SFC Farmers’ Market at Sunset Valley, Sat. Sept 22nd from 9am-1pm:

  • Fall Fest: Head to Sunset Valley this weekend for our 2nd Annual Fall Fest! Headlining today’s Festivities are Frederico Geib and his full band playing Brazilian soul and funk to get you in the mood to groove. Swing by our Taste the Place booth for a look inside the traditional three sisters featuring dishes made with corn, beans and squash. Drop the kiddos off for pumpkin painting and then get your picture taken with your fine art at the free photobooth!
  • Health and Wellness: Come out to the Sunset Valley Market and join Pilar Leoni on her healing Journey at Aroma Secrets. Aroma Secrets offers a mix of essential oils and creams that have powerful healing potential and can be used to improve people’s general wellbeing. Try the new DIY essential oil kit, an excellent resource to start your own personal wellness journey.
  • Cooling Off: Just because the equinox is behind us doesn’t mean these temps have dropped, so use your time at the market this weekend to pick up an iced mocha from Texas Coffee Traders, a paleta from Mom and Pops, or a delectable lobster roll from Garbo’s Lobster.

What's in Season Now

SUMMER (JUNE-AUG):

Arugula / Basil / Blackberries / Chard / Corn, / Cucumbers / Eggplant / Figs / Garlic / Green beans / Lettuce / Melons / Mint / Mustard greens / Peaches / Okra / Onions / Pears / Peppers / Potatoes / Pumpkin / Radishes / Squash / Sweet potatoes / Tomatoes / Turnips / Watermelon

Who is at the Market this Week

We do our best to maintain this list accurately, but unforeseeable conditions like weather may prevent a vendor from attending the SFC Farmers' Market.

SFC FARMERS' MARKET DOWNTOWN

Saturdays 9am-1pm at Republic Square Park

Music »

Rain tomorrow has cancelled music as we work to keep equipment dry!

Activities »

Come find our friends from AIDS Services of Austin in the middle of the market this week. They will be signing folks up for the upcoming AIDS Walk on November 3rd. Stop by to learn more about the walk and the services that ASA provides!

Texas OneGas is at market to talk to folk about their energy efficiency rebate program, natural gas company, offer natural gas customers a rebate, energy efficient appliances. They'll have some free swag to hand out as well, stop by and check it out!

Every Week »

  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Aid Program), WIC (Women with Infants and Children), and DDIP (Double Dollars Incentive Program) accepted. Learn More »
  • Café
  • ATM

SFC FARMERS' MARKET AT SUNSET VALLEY

Saturdays 9am-1pm at Toney Burger Center

Ready to Eat, Prepared Foods, Artisans and Services»

Music »

Rain tomorrow has cancelled music as we work to keep equipment dry!

Activities »

Taste the Place will be offering delicious seasonal samples of the vendors' offerings.

Every Week »

  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Aid Program), WIC (Women with Infants and Children), and DDIP (Double Dollars Incentive Program) accepted. Learn More »
  • Imagination Playground
  • Café
  • ATM