Shop at The Local Naples or Marco Island Farmers Markets

Whether you’re looking for the freshest produce or unique artisanal crafts, these markets have it all, and a visit here should be at the top of your Marco Island things to do checklist!

Spend the day exploring the excellent nearby farmer’s markets while you’re staying in one of our Marco Island rentals!

Third Street South Farmer’s Market

In the heart of Naples, the Third Street South Farmer’s Market is a testament to the town’s rich agricultural heritage and community spirit. With a history spanning over a quarter of a century, this market is a nostalgic embodiment of Naples’ love for fresh, local produce and camaraderie. Over the years, it has become more than just a place to purchase groceries. It’s become a gathering place filled with happy faces and the melodies of local musicians. With everything from vibrant flowers to mouthwatering seafood, fragrant pastries to aromatic coffee – this market truly offers something for everyone!

The Third Street South Farmer’s Market switches its locale to adapt to the changing seasons. The Summer Market is located in the Neapolitan Parking lot from May through October. As the cooler months set in, from November to April, it shifts to its winter location on Third Avenue South, stretching between Broad Ave and 13th Ave S. 

Regardless of the season, this Naples farmers market promises an array of fresh produce, delectable baked goods, unique treats for our four-legged friends, and so much more. The lively ambiance and myriad offerings make it a beloved destination for adults, kids, and pets alike.

Vanderbilt Farmers Market

Located in the heart of North Naples, in the Galleria Shoppes at Vanderbilt, this market has carved a niche for itself as the area’s longest-running, year-round attraction. The Vanderbilt Farmers Market prides itself on being a space where everyone – families, pets, and individuals of all ages – can enjoy a day out.

Amidst the rhythmic hum of chatter and laughter, visitors will discover an impressive mix of vendors, each bringing something unique to the table. From the crunch of fresh, locally-grown produce to the sweet allure of honey and the delectable aroma of baked goods – it’s a treat for all the senses. The market also hosts artisans showcasing their crafts, specialty food vendors, purveyors of personal care products, and sellers of charming home accessories.

The Vanderbilt Farmers Market goes all out during the peak season from October through May, featuring over 90 vendors, ensuring that each visit is a fresh experience. So whether you’re seeking the freshest ingredients for your next meal, a unique gift for a loved one, or simply an enjoyable day out, this market has something for everyone.

Open every Saturday, the market adjusts its timings with the seasons – from 8 AM to 1 PM in the fall and 8 AM to Noon in the summer. And a little rain doesn’t dampen this spirit; the market operates come rain or shine!

Plan Your Visit

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South Collier Farmers’ Market

Every Friday, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM, the Naples Outlet Center on 6060 Collier Blvd transforms into a bustling hub of activity. Just two miles south of US 41, the South Collier Farmers Market stands proud as one of the premier farmers’ markets in the Naples region. Boasting over 80 vendors, each week promises a fresh experience.

A visit here isn’t just about shopping; it’s an exploration. You’ll find A Touch Of Glass offering stained glass suncatchers and wind chimes, perfect for adding that whimsical touch to any space. Nearby, A World of Leather and More boasts genuine leather products ranging from men’s wallets to chic handbags.

For those with a sweet tooth, the temptations are endless. Angelic Desserts Bakery displays a spread of pastries, pies, and cookies. Just a few steps away, you might be enticed by the fragrant candles from Ani’s Fragrances Candle Co. or the unique wire bonsai trees by Bean’s Bonsai, mounted on driftwood and semi-precious stones.

Saint Paul’s Farmers’ Market

Every Saturday from mid-November to mid-April, from 8 AM to noon, Saint Paul’s Farmers’ Market transforms into a vibrant hub of community, goodwill, and hospitality. Focusing on the essence of a traditional farmers’ market, St. Paul’s primarily offers food and flowers, selectively allowing crafts. 

Their commitment to the community is evident, providing free spaces to civic organizations like the Humane Society, Shelter for Abused Women, and The Salvation Army. While vendors benefit from the reasonable rent, their presence also uplifts St. Paul’s, embodying a symbiotic relationship rooted in kindness, outreach, and shared prosperity.

Dive into ethnic flavors with Lofra Asian Cuisine, or savor the creamy delights of Flan World Corp. Hot Dogs 2 Go serves their namesake and breakfast sandwiches if you’re looking for a quick bite.

Fashion and personal care are not left behind. Crystal Sands Boutique offers chic clothing, straw bags, and sandals. Lisa V Holistic Skincare promises holistic skincare straight from a 250-year-old farm.

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Pine Ridge Road Farmers Market

The Pine Ridge Road Farmers Market in Naples, Florida, is a bustling hub every Sunday from 9 AM to 1 PM. The market draws many local artisans, farmers, bakers, and businesses at the intersection of Pine Ridge Rd. and Livingston Rd., specifically at 3370 Pine Ridge Road, within the Starbucks and FirstWatch Plaza. 

There’s something for everyone, from fresh produce, flowers, gourmet foods, and hand-made items to jewelry, books, and specialty products. Pets are also welcome to join the shopping spree, although owners are kindly requested to adhere to the market’s pet policy, ensuring safety and comfort for all attendees.

What to Bring? 

When heading to the Pine Ridge Road Farmers Market, come prepared! Carry a reusable tote for your purchases, ensuring both convenience and sustainability. Consider bringing a cooler bag to keep items crisp if you’re after fresh produce. Cash, particularly small bills, is preferred by many vendors, although some can take card payments. 

Wear comfortable shoes for walking and a hat or sunglasses for protection against the Florida sun. And if you’re bringing your furry friend, don’t forget a leash and some water for them.

Where to Stay? 

Looking for the perfect spot to call home during your Marco Island escape? ReMax Affinity Plus Rentals has you covered. Our Naples and Marco Island rentals put you close to all of the area’s best attractions and activities while still giving you the privacy you need during your stay. 

Equipped with everything you need for the perfect getaway, you can expect a relaxing and memorable stay when you book one of our Marco Island and Naples rentals. Whether you’re seeking a rental for a leisurely retreat with someone special or a vacation spot with enough room for the whole family, trust Remax Affinity Plus Rentals to elevate your Marco Island experience. View all of our Marco Island rentals and book your stay today!