ALL 2018 EVENTSBack to EVENTS

Jan
25
10:00 am
Blood Drive with Cedars Sinai
Thursday, January 25, 10am-4pm

It’s National Blood Donor Month and we’re partnering with our friends at Cedars Sinai to help save lives! Stop by Thursday, January 25 from 10am-4pm and look for the bloodmobile next to our vintage gas station to donate blood. Walk-ins welcome & all are invited. Email/text for further info to Dracula Dave: (310) 717-5996 • KeysD@cshs.org

Jan
28
12:00 pm

Join Farmers Market and The Grove for a spectacular Lunar New Year Celebration on Sunday, January 28. Festivities include Chinese Dragon and Lion dances, Korean cultural dances, martial arts demos, food demos, dog adoptions and other Year of the Dog themed activities! Bring the entire family including your pooch! Check back for a schedule of activities.

Feb
02
07:00 pm
merchant event
EB'S ROCK & ROLL DANCE PARTY
FRIDAYS, 7-9PM, West Patio

EB’s cranks up the volume Friday nights with Rock & Roll Tribute Night! Their line-up features tribute bands playing all your favorite hits from groups as The Pretenders, Tom Petty, Bad Company and more! For more info visit their Facebook page.

Feb
10
09:00 am
29th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration
Sat & Sun, Feb 10-11, Fat Tuesday, Feb 13

L.A.'s favorite Mardi Gras celebration returns for its 29th year straight! Join us for down-home fun, February 10-11, and Fat Tuesday, February 13 for the finest New Orleans and Zydeco music, strolling parade bands, activities for kids, bead-throwing, and much more!

Feb
10
12:00 pm
Mutti Gras Pet Parade and Costume Contest
Saturday, February 10, 12-1pm

Our 11th Annual Mutti Gras Pet Parade & Costume Contest is back! We've partnered up with The Dog Bakery so you can dress up your pooch & join in Mardi Gras festivities for the canine set! Check out our event flyer for more information on how to enter your pooch for Mutti Gras!

Feb
13
06:00 pm
Fat Tuesday Celebration 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 6-9 PM

Mardi Gras comes to an end with our Fat Tuesday grand finale on Tuesday, February 13. Get your dancing shoes ready for Eddie Baytos & The Nervis Bros, when they take back the West Patio stage from 6-9pm. When the dancing has worked up your appetite, look no further than The Gumbo Pot for authentic Cajun cuisine; everything from crawfish to Jambalaya, gumbo to beignets and more!

Feb
17
07:00 pm
merchant event
EB's Ranch Party
Saturday Evenings, West Patio, 7-9pm

Throw on your cowboy gear and head on down to EB's Beer & Wine every Saturday night as they present the best local and touring country western, americana and rockabilly bands. Music is free and takes place on the West Patio. For a schedule of performances, click here

Mar
03
11:00 am
merchant event
Wags and Walks Dog Adoption Event
Saturday, March 3, 11am-2pm

Since 2012, Wags and Walks has saved over 550 dogs from high kill shelters in and around Los Angeles. Join Wags and Walks for a special dog adoption event on the Farmers Market Plaza. For more info, visit www.wagsandwalks.org.

Mar
17
09:00 am
St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Saturday, March 17, All Day

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with authentic Irish food, green beer and live music all day long! Enjoy traditional Irish folk bands on the Market's East and West Patios and a strolling bagpiper throughout the day. Magee's Kitchen, the Market's first eatery, will be serving their world famous corned beef, cabbage and potato plate all day long! Green beer and imported Irish beers will be on tap from E.B's and Bar 326.

Mar
17
11:00 am
Catty Wagon Pet Adoption
Saturday, March 17, 11am-6pm

The Catty Wagon is coming to the Farmers Market! As the first custom-built, mobile adoption vehicle created just for kittens, the Catty Wagon makes it possible for thousands of shelter kittens to find forever homes.

Apr
21
11:00 am
Catty Wagon Pet Adoption
Saturday, April 21, 11am-6pm

The Catty Wagon is coming to the Farmers Market! As the first custom-built, mobile adoption vehicle created just for kittens, the Catty Wagon makes it possible for thousands of shelter kittens to find forever homes.

May
05
11:00 am
Catty Wagon Pet Adoption
Saturday, May 5, 11am-6pm

The Catty Wagon is coming to the Farmers Market! As the first custom-built, mobile adoption vehicle created just for kittens, the Catty Wagon makes it possible for thousands of shelter kittens to find forever homes.

May
18
07:00 pm
Friday Night Music
Friday Evenings, May 18-Aug 31, 7-9 PM

Friday Night Music at The Original Farmers Market begins Friday, May 18. Enjoy free evening concert performances spanning all musical genres including Latin jazz, world beat soul, swing, Brazilian and more! Music takes place on the Market's West Patio from 7-9 pm.

May
19
12:00 pm

Don't miss our free Summer Open House, where the artisan grocers of Farmers Market will showcase their finest fare and wares to help you prepare delicious summer meals!

Jun
02
11:00 am
24th Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show
Saturday, June 2, 11am-5pm

Our 24th Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show is back Saturday, June 2. Nearly 100 breathtaking American classics are on display throughout the Market; everything from customs, hot rods, trucks and more! This year's theme is "Low and Slow - A Tribute to American Lowriders." From custom paint jobs to modified and lowered suspensions, the Lowrider is a cultural expression of art, pride and heritage. Open to the public.

Jun
14
11:00 am
World Blood Donor Day
Thursday, June 14, 11am-5pm

Join us for World Blood Donor Day with a community Blood Drive and health education day with our friends at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. World Blood Donor Day will feature free, interactive health education activities for families from the COACH for Kids Mobile Clinic and a chance to join the bone marrow registry with Be The Match. There is a complimentary thank-you gift to all those who give blood: a free kid-sized scoop at Bennett’s Ice Cream and free skincare samples and tea from Kiehl’s. Plus, all donors can enter to win a $75 Farmers Market Gift Certificate. The KOST-FM Street Team will be on-site from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to play music and hand out giveaways. Sign up in advance to donate blood here.

Jun
15
10:00 am
Farmers Market and The Grove Job Fair
Friday, June 15, 10am-12pm, Upper Dining Deck

The Farmers Market and The Grove will be hosting a Job Fair on Friday, June 15, 2018 in preparation for the busy summer season. Meet face-to-face with hiring decision-makers from the businesses at the Farmers Market and The Grove. Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes to the event. For more details, visit http://jobs.thegrovela.com/.

Jun
16
11:00 am
Catty Wagon Pet Adoption
Saturday, June 16, 11am-6pm

The Catty Wagon is coming to the Farmers Market! As the first custom-built, mobile adoption vehicle created just for kittens, the Catty Wagon makes it possible for thousands of shelter kittens to find forever homes.

Jun
26
06:30 pm
Pride Celebration
Tuesday, June 26, 6:30-10pm

As part of LGBT Pride Month in June and as a prelude to the 36th annual Outfest Los Angeles film festival held across the city in July, the Farmers Market is teaming up with The Grove to co-present an evening of free live music and film. 6:30PM: ABBAFab ABBA Tribute Band Concert on the Farmers Market Plaza 7:50PM – 8:10PM: ABBAFab concert continues along with other activities and treats on Gilmore Lane (Street located between The Grove and The Original Farmers Market) 8:15PM: Outdoor Screening of Mamma Mia! The Movie, the sing-along version. The Movie will be on Gilmore Lane Between The Grove and The Original Farmers Market RSVP for the event and receive a free gift courtesy of Kiehl’s at Farmers Market.

Jul
24
05:00 pm
10th Annual Taste of Farmers Market
Tuesday, July 24th, 5-9pm

ONLINE TICKET SALES FOR TONIGHT'S EVENT ARE NOW CLOSED! THERE WILL BE A LIMITED NUMBER AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. Join us Tuesday, July 24 from 5-9pm for our 10th Annual Taste of Farmers Market! Enjoy a "full" evening of mouth-watering tastes from over 50 of the Market's top-rated restaurants, grocers and eateries. Once again, the evening will support the First-In Fire Foundation and the brave firefighters from our neighborhood firehouses— Station 61 and Station 58. Ticket Pricing: Early Bird: $35 (Until July 9) Advance Sale: $40 (July 10-July 23) Day of Event: $45 (July 24, while supplies last) Kids Ticket: $10 (10 tastes for ages 10 and under; one drink included) Admission includes food sampling, firehouse chili tastes prepared by firefighter chefs, beer and wine samples, two non-alcoholic drinks and free parking! Call 323-954-4230 to receive a 10% discount on adult group tickets of 10 or more. Bonus: All ticket purchases also include a commemorative 10th Anniversary souvenir! Enjoy fire truck photo opportunities and visit the First-in Fire community table with arts and crafts and emergency preparedness information. Click here for the event program and a complete list of menu items!

Sep
27
06:30 pm

Join us as Metropolitan Fashion Week kicks off its 5th annual costume designer's competition in the Farmers Market Plaza. Our trolley tracks will transform into a fashion show runway, and you, the audience will pick the winning design! This year's designs will be inspired by King Tut. The Guardian, a 32 ft replica of the statue that guarded King Tut's tomb, will serve as backdrop for the runway show.

Oct
13
09:00 am
Fall Festival
Saturday & Sunday, October 13 & 14, All Day

Join us for L.A.’s favorite country fair in the heart of the big city! On October 13 & 14, we celebrate the fall harvest with a family-friendly festival including a pumpkin patch, petting zoo, arts & crafts, pie-eating contests, and lots and lots of live music! The entire Market will be decked out in festive fall decorations. Be on the lookout for Fall Festival photo cut-outs throughout the Market!

Nov
27
05:00 pm
The Salvation Army Kettle Kick-Off Event
Tuesday, November 27, 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. Special guests this year include Chef Curtis Stone and his wife, actress Lindsay Price.

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

Bring the family and celebrate the first night of Chanukah with music, story time, arts and crafts, the building of a giant Lego menorah and a special menorah lighting ceremony! All activities take place on the Market Plaza.

Dec
17
10:00 am

The Market is the place to visit with friends and family during the holiday season. We are decked out in festive decor and have an exciting line-up of holiday entertainment to get everyone in the spirit including live music, arts & crafts, variety shows, Dickensian carolers and more! Kicking off our holiday program is a special edition of Christmas Karaoke on Saturday, December 15 sponsored by E.B.'s Beer & Wine and Kiehl's!