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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Tampa area, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, west Florida?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Tampa area, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, west Florida, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

Updates for September 2018

September brings with it the Fall harvest of many crops, from apples to many vegetables, and the ability to buy locally, soon col weather crops, like spinach, some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and early onions,  plus fresh winter squash, pumpkins and more.

Tampa area, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, west Florida U-Pick Farms and Orchards, by county

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Hillsborough County

Plant City is the home of winter strawberry production in Florida, located in Hillsborough County near US 92 and SR 60. The town is situated near Dover and Tampa. For more information on Plant City's annual Strawberry Festival (Early March, each year), see http://www.flstrawberryfestival.com/ 

  • Backyard Food Solution - Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, herbs/spices, onions, peppers, summer squash, strawberries, other vegetables,
    1409 South Dover Rd, Dover , FL 33527. Phone: 814-493-1258. Alternate Phone: 813-833-2969. Email: erin@backyardfoodsolutions.com. Open: Wednesday from 11:00am to 6:00pm, Thursday and Friday from 3:00pm to 6:00pm, Saturday from 9:00am to 2:00pm; closed on Sunday. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. We use safe growing practices and are pesticide free! Backyard food solutions is dedicated to our customers satisfaction. Please feel free to contact us with questions or comments! We hope to see you at the farm. Backyard Food Solutions is a local hydroponic farm. At the roadside side stand we sell what we grow on our farm. We also supplement what we do not grow with purchases from the local farmer's market. Our Produce changes seasonally. What we grow verses what is purchased is clearly notated on our website. (ADDED: July 15, 2013)
  • Colorfield Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Covered outdoor market, Crafts, artistic products, etc, other citrus, tangerines, Other fruit or veg, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, events at your location (call for info)
    8221 Highway 674, Wimauma, FL 33598. Phone: 813 672-4121. Fax: 813 634-6767. Email: anne@colorfieldfarms.com. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Mango Fruit, June to September. Honey Bell Fruit, December to March. Mango Fruit, June to September. Honey Bell Mineolas, December to March. (ADDED: May 28, 2012)
  • Dooley Groves Country Farm Market in the Grove - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, grapefruit, lemons, oranges, other citrus, tangerines, Other fruit or veg, gift shop, restrooms
    1651 Stephens Road, Ruskin, FL 33570. Phone: 813-645-3256. Alternate Phone: 800-522-6411. Fax: 813-645-1827. Email: dooleygroves@gmail.com. Open: November through April, Monday trough Saturday 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Tampa Area: Take I-75 South to Exit 240 (Ruskin exit) Travel WEST on S.R. 674 about 5 miles to U.S. 41. Turn SOUTH on U.S. 41. Travel for about 3 miles to Universal-Stephens Road. Turn EAST and drive about 1/4 mile to Stephens Road. Turn RIGHT onto Stephen Road. Travel 2 miles. Dooley Groves is on the left. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. Honeybells in January and February, Ponderosa Lemons, Red Grapefruit, Oranges in season, Local Orange Blossom Honey, Fruit-only Spreads and Preserves, Syrups, Dressings. (UPDATED: January 22, 2014)
  • Fresh Market at Hyde Park Village - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Inside Hyde Park Village, 742 South Village Circle, Tampa, FL 33604. Open: Held on every first Sunday of each month, year round from 10am-3pm. Located at an open-air retail and entertainment destination conveniently located in Hyde Park Village, Tampa, FL. “Local Food, Hand Crafts & Live Music”This Market and supports 50-70 vendors and caters to all of South Tampa, Davis Island, Harbor Island, Downtown and Hyde Park.. (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Happy Tomato Produce Market - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    3623 Lithia Pinecrest Road, Valrico, FL 33596. Phone: 813-653-1683. Email: info@happytomatoproduce.com. Open: Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 6pm; Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm; Closed Mondays. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Along with great local produce, we also carry local raw honey, orchids, wind chimes, garden art and kitchen tools to aid in preparing your fresh produce. Fresh Local Produce and More!. (UPDATED: March 09, 2012)
  • Hydro Harvest Farms - Uses integrated pest management practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Indoor market, Uncovered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, birthday parties, school tours
    1101 Shell Point Road E, Ruskin, FL 33570. Phone: (813) 645-6574. Alternate Phone: (941) 238-8617. Email: terrie@hydroharvestfarms.com. Directions: From I 75 take exit 240 towards Ruskin. Turn right at 24th Street E light. Turn left on Shell point road e. Farm 10 blocks on the left. Before RR Tracks. Click here for a map and directions. Boo Fest is Saturday October 21, 2017 from 11 to 3 Free Fun Pumpkin Painting, Crafts, Games and food; Strawberry Picking Starts 12;15;17 through 5;30;18 Open for picking seasonally fresh veggies and herbs all year round. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. We have free events and Hydroponic Growing classes for home gardeners. We are a pick your own farm or we pick. We have a farm market with honey, canned goods and local farm fresh food. We give school tours and build school hydroponic gardens. We sell plants for the seasonal garden including strawberries, tomatoes, peppers and onions. Free tours open everyday in the fall and winter except Monday. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays in the spring and summer. (UPDATED: September 15, 2017)
  • Jen's Market: Apollo Beach - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    6176 U.S. Highway 41 N., Apollo Beach, FL 33572. Phone: (813) 846-1316. Email: jennifer@jens-market.com.  Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • North Tampa Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Rd., Tampa, FL 33618. Open: 10am to 2pm the second Saturday of every month. http://tampabaymarkets.com/north-tampa-market Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Parkesdale Farm Market - Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, blueberries, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, grapefruit, melons, onions, oranges, other citrus, peas, summer squash, tangerines, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms
    3702 W Baker St, Plant City, FL 33563. Phone: 813-752-0502. Alternate Phone: 888-311-1701. Email: info@parkesdale.com. Open: Monday to Sunday, from 9 am to 6 pm, October 1 to April 30; Tuesday to Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm, May 1 to September 30. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: We are conveniently located off I-4 between the exits 17 & 18 (formerly 10 & 11) From Tampa: From I-4 take Exit 17, Branch Forbes Road Turn Right at the Exit Ramp onto Branch Forbes Road At the first traffic light, turn Left onto Highway 92 Go ¼ mile and our Farm Market is located on the Left side of the road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. World Famous Strawberry Shortcake. Florida Citrus and Strawberry Market. We accept EBT cards. (ADDED: April 17, 2011)
  • Peoples U-Pick - Uses natural growing practices, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Fresh local eggs,
    15433 C.r. 39 South, Lithia, FL 33547. Phone: 813 699-2058. Email: rickmchanservice@aol.com. Open: 4 Pm till dark Daily and 10 Am till Dark Saturday and Sunday; Open All Holidays, yes, on Mothers Day Too! Mothers day is our best day, bring Mom and have fun; Kids and Leashed Pets WELCOME. Directions: Crossroads C.R. 672 and C.R. 39, On C.R.39 just south of C.R.672, Lithia, 15 minutes South of Plant City OR 17 West, then North from Sun City Center. Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, only. If it can be grown here, (Florida). We will try to have it! Any suggestions, Call 813 699-2058. (UPDATED: September 10, 2009)
  • Plant City Market Place/Country Village Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    North Plant City, 708 W. Sam Allen Rd., Plant City, FL 33565. Phone: (813) 752-4670. Email: pcfmarket@gmail.com.  Open:  The Farmers Market is open 7 days a week, closing only on Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The Market is open to the public, however this is a Large Wholesale Market With 100 Plus Vendors covering 10 + acres, and only a few vendors sell in small quantity. The hours they generally start is around 7 AM. Some of the dealers close as early as 12 noon, while others stay until late afternoon. 5 PM or so. It is best to arrive no later than 12 noon. If you should arrive as late as 1:00 PM many of the dealers will be closed. (The Flea Market Is Open Wednesday Only ! !) . (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • PTA Pumpkin and Christmas Tree Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, fruits and vegetables (some locally grown), pumpkins, restrooms
    Ne Corner Of Lumsden Boulevard And Parsons Avenue, Brandon, FL 33511. Phone: 813-843-8182. Email: northside.ins@verizon.net. Open: October 8 to 31, Monday to Friday, from 1pm to 8pm; Saturday and Sunday, from 9am to 9pm; November 26 to December 24, Monday to Friday 11am to 10pn, Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 10pm. Directions: NE corner of Lumsden Boulevard and Parsons Avenue, look for the yellow and white tents. Click here for a map and directions. pumpkins: October 8 to October 31; christmas trees: November 26 to December 24. Payment: Cash, Check. Helping support the local PTA's since 1998. Open for seasonal items such as pumpkins, corn stalks, hay, gourds, mini pumpkins, Indian corn, Christmas trees, poinsettias, fresh wreaths. (ADDED: September 30, 2010)
  • Rebman Farms LLc - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Uncovered outdoor market, blueberries,
    3604 Barjar Place, Plant City, FL 33565. Phone: 813-928-6953. Alternate Phone: 813-716-1838. Email: merker95@yahoo.com. Open: Monday ,Wednesday and Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday 8am to 6pm, Sunday 2pm to 5pm. Directions: Interstate four to Branch Forbes road north to Bobhead road, left on Bobhead road to Barjar Place Left on Barjar Place Farm is on Left 3604 Barjar Place Plant City , Florida look for sign. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Now accepting pre-orders for on the farm grown blueberries organically grown . We pick for you just tell us quantity you want. Season runs from end of March thru May 15th 2015. please contact mark or edd for more information. (ADDED: April 01, 2015)
  • Safety Harbor Farmers Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    John Wilson Park, 400 Main St., Safety Harbor, FL 34695. Phone: (727) 461-7674. Email: pbjfernandez@ij.net. Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Southern Brewing and Winemaking 4500 N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL 33603. Open:  the second Sunday of each month, May through September from 11 am to 3 pm. The Sunday Morning Market is now in it’s Summer Session at Southern Brewing and Wine Making! This market supports up to 50 vendors at this location and offers a mixture of Fresh Produce, Plants, Herbs, Fresh Baked Goods, Take Home Foods, Hand Crafts and Ready to Eat Lunch Bites. The market will operate at this location from May through September and will move back to Hillsborough High School starting October 2017. . (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Sweetwater Sunday Organic Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Sweetwater Community Farm, 6942 W. Comanche Ave., Tampa, FL 33634. Phone: (813) 887-4066. Email: info@sweetwater-organic.org. Open: we are open to the public on Sundays from noon to 4pm during our harvest season (October 16 to May 21). Leashed dogs welcomed. Come check out the farm, listen to great music, have a picnic lunch, shop for local produce and environmentally-friendly products, meet like-minded individuals, and enjoy our orchard and gardens. Bring your friends and family! It’s a great way to support local businesses, local/organic agriculture, and our educational and community programs.  (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Tampa Bay Farmers Market - Farm Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, Cut Flowers, Potted Plants, Gifts & More.
    5107 N. 22nd St. Tampa, FL 33610. Phone: 813-876-7888. Email: sales@tampabayfarmersmarket.com. Open: 7 Days a Week. Monday to Saturday 8-7,  Sunday 8-6. We have straw bales for sale, but no hay bales. (UPDATED: April 14, 2015)(ADDED: September 11, 2010)
  • Tampa Wholesale Produce Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    2801 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa, FL 33610. Phone: (813) 237-3314. Alternate phone: 727-418-3662. Email: peterf.twpm@verizon.net. Email: Johnd@coastalfoodgroup.com. The Tampa wholesale produce market is the Tampa area hub that distributes to the restaurant industry, hospitality, and other local wholesale produce distributors.
    Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Urban Oasis Hydroponic Farm -  Hydroponic Vegetables and Herbs, No Harmful Pesticides or Herbicides, Grown Right Here in Carrollwood, Also available: Fresh Eggs, Local Honey
    5416 West Linebaugh Avenue, Tampa, FL 33624, Tampa, FL 33624. Phone: 813-293-FARM. Email: harvest@urbanoasisfarm.com. Open: The Farm Market is Open to the Public every Friday 10-6 and Saturday 10-4. Arrive early for best selection! See their website for most current hours and availability. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: February 18, 2011, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on February 18, 2011: "A wonderful Hydroponic Farm with organically grown veggies in Tampa, FL "
  • Wishnatzki Farm - strawberries, blueberries and many vegetables
    100 Stearn Ave., Plant City, FL 33563. Phone: 813-752-5111. Email: marcus@wishfarms.com. Open: They are open everyday except Thanksgiving and Christmas. The typical hours are 8 Am to 5 PM. Wishnatzki Farms is the largest strawberry shipper in Florida. They have over 1100 acres of strawberries planted this season. They offer organic strawberries, blueberries, and squash during their respective seasons. (ADDED: December 23, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on December 23, 2009: "They have been in business since 1922. Great company that is very active in the local community. "
  • Ybor City Saturday Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Ybor City, Corner of Eighth Avenue and 19th Street, 1800 E. 8th Ave., Tampa, FL 33605. Phone: (813) 241-2442. Email: ybormarket@yahoo.com. Open: EVERY SATURDAY from 9am - 3pm (summer hours, May - September 9am-1pm). Operating since 2000, the Ybor City Saturday Market is the largest continually operating outdoor market in the Tampa Bay Area. Centered in Tampa's Historic District, the market is one of the most popular shopping desinations for locally produced items unique to the Tampa Bay Area. The Ybor City Saturday Market offers a unique opportunity for customers to meet the artist as well as see one of a kind pieces created in the artist’s booth as well as purchase locally produced gourmet foods representing the area.  (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)

Pinellas County

  • Clearwater Farmers Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    500 Cleveland St, Clearwater, Florida, FL 33755. Phone: (727) 461-7674. Email: info@clearwaterfarmersmarketplace.com. Open: Downtown Clearwater Farmers Market is every Wednesday from 9am-2pm on the 500 block of Cleveland St. The colorful tents and booths are filled with farm fresh produce, delicious cheeses, fresh baked goods, glorious cut flowers and plants and much, much more. The Downtown Clearwater Farmers Market provides a delightful environment to stop and rest, chat with friends, or enjoy refreshments available from our vendors- whether your taste is for coffee and pastries, a cool drink, or some heartier fare. Click here for a link to our Facebook page. (UPDATED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Corey Avenue Sunday Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    Corey Avenue Between Boca Ciega Ave and Gulf Blvdm St. Petersburg, FL 33706. In the Heart Of St. Pete Beach. Open: 10am to 2pm every Sunday October through the end of May. (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Dunedin Downtown Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    John L. Lawrence Pioneer Park, Main Street and Douglas Avenue Dunedin, FL 34698. Open: Held on Fridays until end of May and Saturdays until end of June from 9am-2pm.  This Market is located in Pioneer Park at the corner of Main Street and Douglas Avenue in the Downtown district of Dunedin.. (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Founders Corner Fresh Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    431 Southwest Blvd N. Saint Petersburg, Florida, FL 33703. Phone: (727) 330-8166. Open: See their Facebook page. The Founders Fresh Market an open air fresh market.The market is located in the Northeast section of St. Petersburg, giving an economic boost to the local community. It's also attracting visitors from other areas. The fresh market features top notch and affordable produce, and diverse array of cultural foods, organic and vegan, baked goods to the practical home items and entertaining specials for children. Music lovers can enjoy the most genre of music played or performed every Friday and Saturdays. A wholesome, kid and pet friendly and satisfying fresh market that has come to town. There's plenty of free parking located from walking distance to the market. Come and spend the day to shop, eat, and be entertain at the Founders Fresh Market. It's sure to have something special for everyone!(ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    3000 Beach Blvd., Gulfport, FL 33707. Phone: (727) 278-4285. Email: gulfportmarket@gmail.com. Open: Gulfport's Tuesday Morning Fresh Market takes place EVERY Tuesday 9:00 am-3:00 pm - October - April, 9:00 am-2:00 pm - May - September. (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Indian Shores Sunday Morning Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    19305 Gulf Blvd.. Indian Shores, FL 33785. Phone: 800-992-9023. Email: thebeachmarkets@gmail.com.  (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Jens Market: Largo Central Park Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    101 Central Park Dr., Largo, FL 33771. Phone: (813) 846-1316. Email: jennifer@jens-market.com. Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). EBT cards, WIC/FMNP coupons, and Elder/FMNP coupons accepted at this market(ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • Mid-Week Madeira Beach Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    15004 Madeira Way, Madeira Beach, FL 33708. Phone: 800-992-9023. Email: thebeachmarkets@gmail.com. Open: See their website or Facebook page (click the name of the market). (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)
  • St. Petersburg Saturday Morning Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables (some locally grown),
    First Ave. S. and 1st St., St. Petersburg, FL 33701. Phone: (727) 455-4921. Email: saturdaymkt@yahoo.com. Open: The market runs every Saturday from 9–2pm, The market is located in the Al Lang Field parking lot (the corner of 1st Street and 1st Avene S)
    We’re open from early October — late May each year. This reflects the optimum weather period and the mid-Florida growing season.. Our smaller Summer Market changes venues for shade. It takes place in Williams Park from June to August … 9am–1pm. Payment: cash, credit cards, EBT cards, WIC/FMNP and Elder/FMNP coupons accepted at this market. Every year, the Saturday Morning Market moves for one week, due to preparations for the Grand Prix car race. On Saturday, March 4th, the Market will MOVE to Williams Park, which located on 1st Ave N, between 3rd and 4th St. in downtown St. Petersburg. In addition to using the Park, the Market will be using 2nd Avenue N, as well as 3rd St. The Market will be CLOSED Saturday, March 11th due to the proximity to Grand Prix race events. On March 18th, the Market RETURNS to it’s regular location in the AL Lang Stadium parking lot. (ADDED: May 8, 2017, JBS)

 


 

 

 

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