A Quick Guide to Big Island Farmers Markets

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Overview of Big Island Farmers Markets
An agricultural wonderland, the Big Island is the perfect locale for browsing farmers markets and investigating the local produce and handmade goods. From edible treats to artistic delights of every size, scale, and type, you’re sure to find something memorable and unique throughout the following regions’ community farmers markets.

Hilo Area Farmers Markets
Hilo Farmers Market
Wednesdays and Saturdays 6am – 4pm (200 Vendors)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday 7 am – 4 pm (30 Vendors)
Mamo St and Kamehameha Ave
Hilo, HI 96721
Among the largest farmers markets on the Big Island, the Hilo Farmers Market is also the most easily accessible, with operating hours 7 days per week. More than 200 local farmers and artisan craftspeople join in to share their work and efforts, but the market is also an incredible place to eat fresh, unique Hawaiian dishes for great prices.

Kinoole Farmers Market
Saturdays 6:30 am to 11 am
1990 Kinoole St
Hilo, Hawaii
With ‘buy fresh, buy local’ as its mantra, this farmers market knows its vendors and is proudly sanctioned, supported and endorsed by the Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation.

Pana’ewa Farmers Market
Saturdays 7 am – 1 pm
363 Railroad Ave (across form the Home Depot parking lot)
Hilo, Hawaii
The market has quality local produce and Hawaii-made products. They also offer food and farm demos, and community hydroponic farming education.

Kohala & Waimea Area Farmers Markets
Waimea Town Market
Saturdays 8 am – 12 pm
65-1224 Lindsey Rd
Waimea, HI 96743
Held every Saturday on the grounds of Parker School, this is one of the newer farmers markets on the Big Island, and by shopping here you support the school.

Waimea Homestead Farmers Market
Saturdays 7 am – Noon
67-1229 Mamalahoa Highway
Kamuela HI 96743
The focus of the market is fresh locally grown produce, and value-added food items. A limited amount of craft vendors are allowed. Local families sell flowers, fresh vegetables and fruits, goat cheese, personal care products, baked goods and treats and lots of hot food options.

Kamuela Farmers Market
Saturdays 7:30 am – 1 pm
67-1319 Pukalani Road
Kamuela HI 96743
Taking place at the historic Pukalani Stables on famous Parker Ranch, this market has a wonderful array of produce, botanicals, meats, salts, soaps, baked goods, artisan goods and live music and delicious food vendors.

Waimea Midweek Farmers Market
Wednesdays 9 am – 4 pm
67-1319 Pukalani Road
Kamuela, HI 96743
A Midweek Farmers Market at the historic Pukalani Stables, this unique farmers market, showcases local produce and meats, artisanal foods, and local talented artists sharing the beauty of Hawaii in their work.

Kings’ Shops Farmers Market
Wednesdays 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
250 Waikoloa Beach Drive
Kohala Coast, HI 96743
The market features locally grown fruits and vegetables along with homemade jams and jellies, macadamia nuts, breads and pastries as well as live entertainment and craft demonstrations.

Hawi – Under the Banyans Farmers Market
Saturdays 8 am – 2 pm, Tuesdays 12 pm – 5 pm
Corner of Akoni Pule Highway and Hawi Road
Visitors can explore a multitude of Hawaiian-grown produce, products, and handmade goods. You’ll find organic, plump fruits and vegetables, fresh-caught seafood, eggs, butter, honey, food trucks, and so much more.

Puna Area Farmers Markets
Maku’u Farmer’s Market
Sundays 8 am – 2 pm
15-2131 Keaau-Pahoa Rd
Pāhoa, HI 96778
As one of the most popular farmers markets on the Big Island, more than 1,500 locals head through the gates every Sunday morning and enjoy a wide variety of natural and manmade products from more than a 150 vendors and merchants.

Uncles Kaimū Farmers Market & Wednesday Night Market
Saturdays 8am–Noon & Wednesdays 5pm-9pm
12-5038 Kapoho Kalapana Beach Rd
Pahoa, Hawaii 96778
Find fresh organic produce, hot prepared organic and vegan meals, local farm fresh eggs, deserts, fresh coconuts, fruit smoothies, hand-crafted jewelry, teas, coffee, craft art and even body massage. Every Wednesday night you can also come and enjoy The Wednesday Night Ho’olaule’a Market with live music, food, art and crafts.

Market at the Mill
Saturdays 9 am – 2 pm
Hilo Coffee Mill Farm
17-995 Volcano Rd
Mountain View, HI
(808) 968-1333
A market offering Hawaii grown fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants, fresh cooked food and other products conveniently priced for local residents and visitors to the agriculturally, rich Puna District.

Kona Area Farmers Markets
Keauhou Farmers Market
Saturdays 8 am – 12 pm
78-6831 Alii Dr #232
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Hunt for the best produce, honey, flowers, coffee, homemade bread, and so much more. An active and lively farmer’s market in one of the island’s largest communities, you’re best off getting there early to grab the highest-quality fresh stuff available.

Kailua-Kona Village Farmers Market
Wednesdays through Sundays 7 am – 4 pm
Located across from Hale Halawai,
Corner of Alii Drive and Hualalai Road
Kailua-Kona HI 96740
The Kona area is rich in history, art, and renowned for its fresh produce: coffee, flowers, exotic fruits and vegetables.

Kona Sunset Farmers Market
Wednesdays 2 pm – 6 pm
HPM Parking Lot
74-5511 Luhia Street
Kailua-Kona HI 96740
At this community-based farmers market, you will find fresh local produce, beef, fish, breads, deserts, jams and coffees. Featuring food and agricultural products that are grown, sourced, and made in Hawaii.

Hooulu Community Farmers Market & Artisans Fair
Wednesdays 9 am – 2 pm
Sheraton Kona Resort
78-128 Ehukai Street
Kailua-Kona HI 96740
Experience a large collection of local growers of coffee and produce, artisan creations and musical entertainment, supporting farmers from Hawai’i Island and Made in Hawaii Arts and Crafts.

Ka’u Area Farmers Markets
Na’alehu Farmers Market
Wednesdays and Saturdays 8 am – 12 pm
95-5673 Mamalahoa Hwy (In front of Ace Hardware)
Naalehu, HI 96772
The perfect stop on your way to or from Punalu’u Black Sand Beach, the Ka’u Farmers Market is the best place on the Big Island to find a variety of produce, handmade goodies, and plenty of interesting crafts made by the island’s most talented artists and craftspeople.

Volcano Area Farmers Markets
Volcano Village Farmers Market
Sundays 6:30 am – 10 am
19-4030 Wright Rd
Volcano, HI 96785
One of the smallest yet most popular farmers markets on the Big Island, this is one you’ll want to get up and hurry to before everything sells out. You’ll find everything from local produce to homemade baked goods, treats, and gourmet products perfect for a Sunday evening dinner.

Hamakua Area Farmers Markets
Hamakua Harvest Farmers Market
Sundays 9 am – 2 pm
44-2600 Hawaii Belt Road
Intersection of Mamane St. and Mamalahoa Highway #19
Honokaa, Hawaii
Hamakua Harvest provides a center for the local community and supports the farmers of this rich agricultural area. Expect to find plenty of fresh local produce at this community market.

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