As high season approaches in Bandera Bay, visitors and residents are excited about the return of the annual farmers markets. Three of the most popular locations include the Old Town Farmers market, the Marina market, and the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle market. The Old Town farmers market has been a long time favorite attraction to visit from November through April each year. The Marina market is becoming very successful as well as the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle market. If you want a great deal on a low cost travel package, call My Vacation to Mexico at 1-800-607-7499. The reputable travel agency has special insider deals to stay at the best resorts in Banderas Bay. In the meantime, keep reading below to learn more about what to expect during this year’s Farmers Market Season in Banderas Bay.
Old Town Farmers Market
To start with, the Old Town farmers market will be held on Saturday mornings in the Lazzaro Cardenas park near the Malecon boardwalk in the Zona Romantica. There, guests will love to explore the eclectic and interesting farmers market. In fact, each year more than 100,000 visitors peruse the market that has more than 80 vendor booths. All products are made, baked, grown and sold by local vendors that live within 75 kilometers of Puerto Vallarta. There is incredible food, jewelry, clothes, and so much more. Live musical entertainment is an added perk as you explore the fares for sale. Popular items include farm-to-table produce, herbs, flowers, baked goods, salsa’s and dips, chocolate, organic coffee, locally made cheeses, fresh pastas, quiche, meat pies, perogies, Greek yogurt and so much more. You can even get an adjustment by a board certified chiropractor and a professional massage therapist.
PV Marina Market
In addition to the Old Town market, the PV marina market is another not to miss market this high season. Every Thursday from 6:00pm to 10:00pm from now until May 2022, the Marina Vallarta malecón will be the site for the Marina farmers market. Visitors will love strolling through the marina perusing all the offerings from local vendors and artisans. The Art & Market Marina Vallarta includes a wide variety of artisans, merchants, painters, and artists displaying their goods. There are tons of delicious foods and drinks to enjoy as well. Some of the most popular foods include traditional Mexican tacos, tamales, burritos, empanadas, Thai entrees, Indian cuisine, homemade pastries and baked goods, Italian Limoncello, raspados, aguas frescas and chocolate dipped bananas. Make sure to come hungry so you can try as many delicious foods as you can!
La Cruz de Huanacaxtle
Last but not least, the La Cruz Market first opened back in November 2010. At that time, its main objective was to create a multicultural event to promote local artisan works without intermediaries. With a brand new location located within the Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz, La Cruz Market offers some of Banderas Bay’s best artisan products in the area. The La Cruz farmers market will take place every Sunday from 9:00am to 2:00pm during November to April. In addition to the wide variety of products available for purchase, the stunning marina and Banderas Bay views are simply breathtaking. Make sure to go early as the market gets very busy during high season.
As you can see, there are lots of great farmers markets to visit in Banderas Bay during high season. If you’re planning a trip to Puerto Vallarta, contact My Vacation to Mexico they has special deals on all-inclusive travel packages and low cost vacation deals that you can’t find anywhere else. Plus, also they only work with resorts that have COVID safety and sanitation measures in place to keep visitors and staff safe. Contact My Vacation to Mexico at 1-800-607-7499 and book your vacation to Puerto Vallarta today!