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Jan
10
10:00 am
National Blood Donor Month
Thursday & Friday, January 10 & 11, 10am-4pm

January is National Blood Donor Month and we're partnering with our friends at Cedars Sinai to help save lifes! Stop by Thursday and Friday, January 10 & 11 and roll up your sleeves. Look for the Cedars-Sinal Bloodmobile parked next to the historic gas station near the Plaza. Walk-ins welcome & all are invited. To make an appointment online, click here and use the donor group code FMKT.

Feb
17
02:00 pm
Lunar New Year Celebration: Year of the Pig
Sunday, February 17, 2019, 2-5pm

Join Farmers Market and The Grove for a spectacular Lunar New Year Celebration on Sunday, February 17. Festivities include Chinese Dragon and Lion dances, K-pop dance performances, martial arts demos, a pig statue unveiling and other Year of the Pig themed activities! Check back for a complete schedule of activities.

Mar
02
10:39 am
30th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration
Sat & Sun, March 2-3 and Fat Tuesday, March 5

L.A.'s favorite Mardi Gras celebration returns for its 30th year straight! Join us for down-home fun, March 2-3, and Fat Tuesday, March 5 for the finest New Orleans and Zydeco music, strolling parade bands, activities for kids, bead-throwing, and much more!

Mar
05
05:00 pm
Fat Tuesday Celebration
Tuesday, March 5, 6-9pm

Mardi Gras comes to an end with our Fat Tuesday grand finale on Tuesday, March 5. Get your dancing shoes ready for musical performances on 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!

Mar
17
12:00 pm
St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Sunday, March 17, 12-7pm

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.

Apr
12
07:00 pm
merchant event

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.

Apr
13
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

Apr
16
07:00 pm
merchant event
EB's Tuesday Trivia
Tuesdays, 7-9pm, West Patio

Join the regulars at EB's Beer & Wine every week for Tuesday Trivia Nights! Test your skills for a chance to win great prizes, free drinks and more!

May
31
07:00 pm
Friday Night Music
Friday Evenings, May 31-August 30

Friday Night Music at The Original Farmers Market begins Friday, May 31. 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.

Jun
01
11:00 am
25th Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show
Saturday, June 1, 11am-5pm

Nearly 100 breathtaking American classics will be on display throughout the Market - everything from customs, hot rods, trucks and more! Open to the public. This year's show celebrates its landmark 25th Anniversary with Roar with Gilmore - A Tribute to American Muscle Cars and The Joy of Horsepower.

Jun
12
06:30 pm
3rd Annual Pride Celebration
Wednesday, June 12, 6:30pm

In celebration of Pride Month, the Farmers Market is teaming up with The Grove and LA Pride to co-present an evening of free live music and film. This free, family-friendly event features a ’50s and ’60s rock n’ roll tribute band, followed by an outdoor movie screening of the 2007 hit Hairspray!

Jun
14
12:00 am
World Blood Donor Day
Friday, June 14th, 11am-5pm

Join us for World Blood Donor Day with a community Blood Drive with our friends at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. All donors can enter to win a $75 Farmers Market Gift Certificate.

Jul
23
05:00 pm

Join us Tuesday, July 23 from 5-9pm for our 11th 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. Ticket Pricing: Advance Sale: $40 (Now-July 22) Day of Event: $50 (July 23, while supplies last) Kids Ticket: $10 (10 tastes for ages 10 and under; one drink and The Original Farmers Market Coloring book included) Online ticket sales have closed. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. Click here to view the event program!

Aug
25
11:12 am
All-Out '80s Anniversary Event
Sunday, August 25, 2-7PM

Get into the groove and celebrate the 85th anniversary of The Original Farmers Market with the ultimate 80s extravaganza! 2-5pm: DJ Ricky spins 80s tunes on the West Patio 3-4pm: 80s Karaoke on the West Patio 3-5pm: Photo booth with 80s props on the Plaza 3-5pm: Arts & crafts (CD spinning tops and 80s pop culture pins) on the Plaza 5-7pm: The Radio Rebels perform the best of the 80s on the Plaza

Sep
26
06:30 pm

Join us as Metropolitan Fashion Week kicks off its 6th 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!

Oct
12
11:00 am
Fall Festival
Saturday & Sunday, October 12 & 13, All Day

Join us for L.A.’s favorite country fair in the heart of the big city! On October 12 & 13, 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!

Nov
09
04:40 pm
merchant event
Fall for the Holidays Grocery Open House
Saturday, November 9, 12-4pm

Join us for our Holiday Pre-Season Opener, when the artisan grocers and retailers of Farmers Market will showcase their finest fare to help you prepare for spectacular holiday feasts and festivities. Enjoy cooking demos, tastings, specials and more!