The Yellow Green Farmers Market
1940 North 30th Road, Hollywood, FL
Open Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 4pm.
During the month of December they are open from 8am to 6pm.
Directions: West of I-95: Take 595 East to I-95 South. Exit at Sheridan Street. Make a right at the light. Go to N. Park Road and make a left (TY Park with be on the right hand side). Go down to Taft Street and make a left and the Market is down the block, You really can't miss it.
Not Your Typical Farmers Market!
At the Yellow Green Farmers Market, you will find anything, everything, and things that you really did not expect to find. There are things for children, young adults, adults, and even pets!
There are rows and rows and rows of vendors, you will be amazed at all that's in store for you.
The aromas you will be encountering will definitely make your mouth water, so come hungry!
At the YGMarket, you can find exotic plants at the Rock Garden Booth; bins and bins loaded with fresh nuts and spices at Booth 290 & 210; fresh olive oil and beautiful ceramic garlic crushing plates, olive oil containers and so much more at Herbes de Provence Booth 224; experience the Shea Experience with all natural shea oils, butters, soaps, shampoos, incense and more fresh from Africa; let your eyes wander across barrels full of olives, dried fruits, nuts, at the Mediiteraneam Market and Olive Station.
Are you looking for Fruit Trees?
Pepe's Fruit Trees is no longer at the Yellow Green Farmers Market. Find Pepe's Fruit Trees at his new location to better serve you.
Since this article and photos were taken (12/12), there have been changes to the market. Some vendors are no longer there and many more have been added. Hope you take the time to visit the Yellow Green Farmers Market to see what is new and visit with the current vendors.
And what would a farmers market be without fresh produce. There is so much produce available at the Yellow Green Farmers Market Market, including organic and conventional. They have grapes the size of ping pong balls, huge loose carrots, the purplest eggplants you'll ever find, wide variety of lettuce, fresh corn, citrus fruits, and list goes on. Vist the Pasta Station where you can find pastas in shapes, sizes and flavors that you never knew they had.
Walking down the isles, you'll come across Both 046 offering beautiful hand-made dream catchers of all sizes, customized jewelry; you'll come across Andi's Scentique where you'll fall in love with the whimsical fairies, incense, and of corse, fairy dust; keep walking and you'll come across the Amazing Fish Store for all you fish supplies and you might even pick up a new friend for your fish tank; further down an aisle there's the Big Town Trading Post where you can find very unusual items that you might not have seen for many years; you find the Mystik Sisters and their gems, good luck stones, incense and more.
Be prepared to taste your way through the Yellow Green Farmers Market. Many vendors offer samples of their delicious foods including meats, breads, pastries, cheeses, pickles, smoothies, health drinks, organic honey, treats, and more.
Grab a meal and drink at Amber's Tropical Escape, go to the Potato Bar, the Corn Bar, and so many other delicious options.
You can rest a while outside in the patio, grab a snack (if you're still hungry) and listen to live music offered each day. While outside at the patio, don't forget to visit Daphne Dolittle, the resident duck. She loves to be talked to and children can sit with her and read to her.
Inside again, you'll find barrels full of a variety of candies, shelves loaded with wines imported from Italy, clothing not found in the typical mall, hand-made jewelry (some made from clay, glass, sterling, steel, etc.), there's also a very reputable jewelry repair booth, ceramics for your home and garden, and the list goes on. Oh, and don't forget to look up once in a while, the market has decorations hanging from the celiing and some are quite amuzing.
This is must see for everyone. Bring the whole family, enjoy the day, eat your way through the YGMarket. This is a great place to get ALL your holiday or special occasion shopping done at one place. The prices are just right and you definitely won't find the usual mall fare here.
Don't forget, on your way in to get your FREE Yellow Green Market reusuable bag. You just might need 2!