To my thinking, if farmers show up at the market in the rain, the least I can do is the same. But at the Sebastopol farmers market on Sunday, neither vendors nor shoppers seemed deterred by the weather.
The Sonoma Valley Certified Farmers Market is one of the county's year-long markets. In mid-Autumn, it offers a glorious way to shop for nearly everything you need to feed yourself and your family.
Thursday is the final day for the new farmers market on the west side of Highway 101.
The Wednesday Downtown Market, with its certified farmers market at the east end, has one night to go, September 14, making it the last opportunity of the season to attend an evening market in Santa Rosa.
As harvest kicks into high gear, the Petaluma Farmers Market offers great quality and diversity.
There's a new farmers market in Santa Rosa, located near Coddingtown and taking place on Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
The Petaluma Certified Farmers Market on Wednesday afternoons has both vendors familiar from other markets as well as a few who attend only this market.
The Rohnert Park Farmers Market kicked off its 2nd season on June 3 and continues through September. Like all evening markets, it is as much a community party as it is a place to buy local foods from fresh herbs to grass-fed meats.
The Santa Rosa Downtown Market opened last Wednesday, with a farmers market at E Street between Third and Fifth Streets, where it is convenient to zip in and out if you're there simply to shop for produce.