ALL 2014 EVENTSBack to EVENTS

Jan
18
07:00 pm
merchant event
The International Swingers at EB's Beer & Wine
New Date! Saturday, January 18, 7pm

Rock out with all-star musicians Clem Burke, Glen Matlock, James Stevenson and Gary Twinn before they head into Studio 606 to record a new single. Free entry/all ages. Live performance takes place on the West Patio. Early arrival is encouraged.

Jan
26
11:00 am
Fur Baby Rescue Pet Adoption
Select Sundays Each Month, 11am-3pm

Adopt a four-legged friend at our next pet adoption with Fur Baby Rescue. A number of cats, dogs, puppies and kittens will be up for adoption. Pet adoption takes place on the Market Plaza. For info on Fur Baby visit www.furbabyrescue.org.

Feb
09
11:00 am
Fur Baby Rescue Pet Adoption
Select Sundays Each Month, 11am-3pm

Adopt a four-legged friend at our next pet adoption with Fur Baby Rescue. A number of cats, dogs, puppies and kittens will be up for adoption. Pet adoption takes place on the Market Plaza. For info on Fur Baby visit www.furbabyrescue.org.

Mar
01
12:00 pm
25th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration
Saturday & Sunday, March 1 & 2 and Fat Tuesday, March 4

L.A.'s favorite Mardi Gras celebration returns for its 25th year straight! Join us all weekend, rain or shine, including Fat Tuesday, March 4 for the finest New Orleans and Zydeco music, strolling parade bands, activities for kids, bead-throwing, and much more! Authentic gumbo, jambalaya and other southern favorites including Dixie beer will be on tap. All activities are free! Laissez les bons temps rouler! This information is for the 2014 event. Click here to for information on our 2016 Mardi Gras Celebration

Mar
04
06:30 pm
25th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration
Fat Tuesday, March 4, 6:30-9:30pm

L.A.'s favorite Mardi Gras celebration returns for its 25th year straight! Join us all weekend, rain or shine, including Fat Tuesday, March 4 for the finest New Orleans and Zydeco music, strolling parade bands, activities for kids, bead-throwing, and much more! Authentic gumbo, jambalaya and other southern favorites including Dixie beer will be on tap. All activities are free! This information is for the 2014 event. Click here to for information on our 2016 Mardi Gras Celebration

Mar
09
11:00 am
Fur Baby Rescue Pet Adoption
Select Sundays Each Month, 11am-3pm

Adopt a four-legged friend at our next pet adoption with Fur Baby Rescue. A number of cats, dogs, puppies and kittens will be up for adoption. Pet adoption takes place on the Market Plaza. For info on Fur Baby visit www.furbabyrescue.org.

Apr
12
12:00 pm
merchant event

For all who were looking forward to Mutti Gras, we hope you and your four-legged friends come out to the new and improved Easter Pet Parade and Costume Contest! Dress up your pooch and enter the costume contest for great prizes! And, you can even take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Call The Dog Bakery at 323-935-7512 for info and to register your pup.

May
29
07:00 pm
Summer Music Series
Last Performances of the Season: August 28 & 29!

The Original Farmers Market's free evening concert performances end Friday, August 29. Cowboy jazz, world beat soul, Brazilian and more for you to enjoy before the summer is officially over! Music takes place on the Market's West Patio from 7-9pm. Check out our flyer for a complete list of bands.

Jun
14
10:30 am
World Blood Donor Day
Saturday, June 14, 10:30am-4pm

Farmers Market and Cedars-Sinai invite you to roll up your sleeve and donate blood! The bloodmobile will be parked near the main Clock Tower on the Market Plaza. To sign up in advance or for any questions, email keysd@cshs.org or call 310-717-5996. Walk-ins are welcome. All donors receive a free Blaze Pizza, stall #A14 and are entered into a drawing for $75 in Farmers Market Gift Certificates. Give blood, save a life!

Jul
14
12:00 am
80th Birthday
All Week, July 14-18

The Farmers Market celebrated its 80th Birthday on Tuesday, July 15, but you can still participate all week long. The merchants of Farmers Market are offering terrific food and merchandise specials to commemorate this grand occasion! Download our flyer below for a complete list of merchant specials, valid July 14-18!

Jul
15
05:00 pm
Taste of Farmers Market
Tuesday, July 15, 5-9pm

Online sales for tonight's Taste of Farmers Market event have ended. There are a limited number of tickets left, so if you need to purchase tickets, please stop by the Market Plaza at 5pm (while supplies last). Tickets are $40 at the door. Celebrate our 80th Anniversary and tour the Market one delicious taste at a time at our 6th Annual Taste of Farmers Market! Enjoy a strolling feast of mouth-watering food from over 50 of your favorite restaurants, beer and wine samples, giveaways, merchandise specials, entertainment and free parking for the evening. Click here for a complete list of the evening's menu.

Aug
02
11:00 am
Wags and Walks Dog Adoption Event
Saturday, August 2, 11am-2pm

Since 2012, Wags and Walks has saved over 550 dogs from high kill shelters in and around Los Angeles. In 2014 Wags and Walks plans on saving over 400 dogs. Joins Wags and Walks for a special dog adoption event on the Farmers Market Plaza.

Aug
09
09:00 am
merchant event
The Container Store Grand Opening
Saturday & Sunday, August 9 & 10

The Container Store will celebrate its Grand Opening Weekend Saturday and Sunday, August 9th and 10th. You’ll find more than 10,000 multi-functional and innovative products that will solve the smallest to the most intimidating organization challenges. Plus, The Container Store will give away great prizes every hour, on the hour, including a $1,000 elfa® makeover on both days. You can even earn a $15 Shop Card to use between August 30th and September 28th when you spend $100, and 10% of Farmers Market Grand Opening Weekend Sales will benefit the StepUp Women’s Network. It will be so much fun you’ll simply have to contain yourself! Visit containerstore.com to get a jump on your shopping list.

Aug
17
11:00 am
Fur Baby Rescue Pet Adoption
Sunday, August 17, 11am-3pm

Adopt a four-legged friend at our next pet adoption with Fur Baby Rescue. A number of cats, dogs, puppies and kittens will be up for adoption. Pet adoption takes place on the Market Plaza. For info on Fur Baby visit www.furbabyrescue.org.

Aug
24
12:00 pm
Summer Family Fun
Last Chance for Free Family Fun -- Sunday, August 24

Celebrate summer with free family-friendly activities, arts & crafts, live entertainment, music and more! Events take place every other Sunday, June 15 - August 24 from 12-3pm. Activities are free take place on the Market Plaza.

Sep
12
05:30 pm
Fashion Week at Farmers Market
Friday, September 12, 5:30pm

Metropolitan Fashion Week 2014 has selected the iconic Original Farmers Market Los Angeles as the backdrop for the Metropolitan Fashion Week opening presentation Runway Show on Friday, September 12, 2014. Designers will showcase designs inspired by the Original Farmers Market and the audience will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite design! For more info on Metropolitan Fashion Week, click here.

Since 2012, Wags and Walks has saved over 550 dogs from high kill shelters in and around Los Angeles. In 2014 Wags and Walks plans on saving over 400 dogs. Joins Wags and Walks for a special dog adoption event on the Farmers Market Plaza.

Oct
11
11:00 am
Wags and Walks Dog Adoption Event
Saturday, October 11, 11am-3pm

Since 2012, Wags and Walks has saved over 550 dogs from high kill shelters in and around Los Angeles. In 2014 Wags and Walks plans on saving over 400 dogs. Joins Wags and Walks for a special dog adoption event on the Farmers Market Plaza.

Oct
17
07:00 pm
Fall Festival Kick-Off Show
Friday, October 17, 7-9pm

Join us for our Fall Festival Rockabilly Kick-off Show with Pearl Harbour on the West Patio. This band was formed in 1979 and has toured with Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, Graham Parker, The Clash, Mink DeVille, and has done a "World Tour" with the Talking Heads.

Oct
18
11:00 am
Fall Festival
October 18 & 19, 2014, All Day, Free

This information is for 2014. Click here to see dates and information for Farmers Market Fall Festival 2015. Each Fall (usually in late October), Farmers Market celebrates the harvest with a great, family-friendly festival. In addition to crafts and entertainment, the Festival features several bands playing country, bluegrass and western swing, and special acts just for children. Fall Festival offers very special activities too, including pie-eating contests, a petting zoo, Agventure Play Land and Artisan Alley. You will also find the Market and its merchants fully decorated! Click here to read our insider's guide to Fall Festival. And, be sure to enter our Fall Festival social media photo contest happening now through October 19. Take your best fall themed photo at the Farmers Market and tag it with #FMFallFestival on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Two winners will be chosen and each will win a terrific prize package, including a $50 Farmers Market gift certificate! Look for our Fall Festival photo cut-outs throughout the Market for inspiration. We encourage you to be silly and get creative!

Nov
24
05:00 pm
Salvation Army Kettle Kick-off Event
Monday, November 24, 5-6pm

Farmers Market welcomes The Salvation Army to ring in the most wonderful time of the year with a fun and festive event featuring live music and sing-a-longs, tributes to civic and community service leaders and the lighting of the Farmers Market Christmas Tree! All activities are free and take place on the Market Plaza. Download a flyer for more information.

Dec
06
11:00 am
Wags and Walks Dog Adoption Event
Saturday, December 6, 11am-2pm

Since 2012, Wags and Walks has saved over 550 dogs from high kill shelters in and around Los Angeles. In 2014 Wags and Walks plans on saving over 400 dogs. Joins Wags and Walks for a special dog adoption event on the Farmers Market Plaza.

Dec
19
07:00 pm
Holiday Festivities
December 19-24, 2014

The Market is decked out in Yuletide finery to welcome the season. Celebrate with music, arts & crafts, variety shows, strolling carolers and lots of holiday fun! Download our flyer below for a complete list of activities.

Dec
21
02:30 pm
Chanukah Celebration
Sunday, December 21, 2014, 2:30-5:30pm

Join us Sunday, December 21 for our annual Chanukah Celebration. This year's event features crafts with the Zimmer Museum and Miracle Mile Chabad, live music with Etan G Jewish Rapper, and a special menorah lighting ceremony at 5pm. Download our Chanukah flyer below.

Dec
31
07:00 pm
merchant event
EB's New Year's Eve Party
Wednesday, December 31, 7pm until 2015

Come celebrate New Year's Eve with EB's Beer & Wine at Farmers Market. DJ Matt spins all the dance faves, complimentary champagne toast, bells, whistles and no cover charge. Come by to ring out the old and welcome the New Year.