Adrienne Arsht Center Farmers Market - Downtown Miami
Keep it fresh Mondays! With the expert guidance of The Market Company, the Adrienne Arsht Center Farmers Market features Florida-grown produce and prepared foods on the Thomson Plaza for the Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd. in downtown Miami. Purchase fresh food from stands overflowing with local harvest – seasonal fruits, vegetables, meats, prepared food and beverages – while enjoying periodic workshops with food writers and chefs, live music and cooking demonstrations.
Hours of Operation:
- Parking with PayByPhone available in Lot C on Northeast 2nd Avenue (between Northeast 12th and 13th streets)
1300 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, Florida 33132
LNB Grovestand is a family-owned and operated farm in South Florida that specializes on tropical fruits. Its stand at the Center Farmers Market is run by Levi and Sara, a husband-and-wife team. Levi’s parents started the farm 33 years ago. LNB Grovestand is now composed of about 160 acres of tropical fruits such as sapodilla, mamey sapote, black sapote, jackfruit, and dragon fruit. Levi and Sara make a mean guacamole freshly made with avocados that are in season from July through February. At the market they also create the most incredible smoothies featuring fruits like passion fruit, starfruit, bananas and more. Check out their gorgeous farm here: http://www.lnbgrovestand.com/
Urban Oasis Project
The Urban Oasis project is a Miami-based farm that is USDA certified organic. The Urban Oasis Project is a volunteer-run organization filled with people who are passionate about eradicating urban food deserts and celebrating the farm-to-table movement. Its stand at the Arsht Center Farmers Market is equipped with EBT and credit card technology and features fantastic seasonal vegetables like dandelion greens, different kinds of kale, lettuce, scallions, sun gold tomatoes and more. Come check them out every Monday evening and find out more about them here: http://www.urbanoasisproject.org/
Keez Beez Honey
Keez Bees Honey is a small but rapidly growing apiary located in the Florida Keys. Run by John David and his wife, Keez Beez produces different types of honey depending on what is in bloom nearby, from mango blossom to black mangrove to sea grape and Brazilian pepper, –exotic flavors that found only in the Keys. The husband-and-wife team started the farm after retiring to the Keys and John received a hive from his wife as a birthday present. Today Keez Beez produces more than 20,000 pounds of honey. One of the many exciting stands at the Arsht Center Farmers Market, Keez Beez also sells raw honey and natural skin care products. If you stick around long enough, you will not only get a taste of the different honeys, but you will also hear all about the health benefits of consuming locally-produced honey or you can read all about it here: http://keez-beez.com/home
The Arsht Center Farmers Market is supported by a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and its Agricultural Marketing Service’s Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP). The Farmers Market is a project of the Arsht Center’s Office of Neighborhood Development, created with generous grant support from ArtPlace America, a collaboration of leading national and regional foundations, banks and federal agencies accelerating creative placemaking across the United States.