25 years later, Downtown Farmers Market still going strong

April 14, 2015, by Jennifer Squires, Santa Cruz Sentinel SANTA CRUZ >> Twenty-five years ago this month, a small group of farmers came together to establish a growers market at the site of the old Ford’s department store on Pacific Avenue. The Loma Prieta earthquake had struck six months earlier, devastating downtown Santa Cruz. Shells […]

Santa Cruz Farmers Market

Our largest and oldest market is situated in the heart of Downtown Santa Cruz, one block off of Pacific Ave. In addition to a large variety of farm products, this market offers a great selection of local artisan foodstuffs, delicious baked goods, and lots of options for lunch and dinner. The market provides a large […]

Director of Santa Cruz Farmers’ Markets Receives Community Heroes Award

In 2013 Nesh Dhillon is Honored by the Community Assessment Project  By Nicole Zahm December 19, 2013 Santa Cruz, CA – Each year the United Way and their Community Assessment Project honors a selection of local, community heroes – individuals whose efforts have helped Santa Cruz County move toward the achievement of specified community goals. […]