A. For regular market business there is no entrance fee and parking is free. You simply pay for what you purchase with any of our farmers or artisans. At times, we do host or co-host special events and/or classes that do require an entrance fee that will be specially posted with the respective event’s information.
A. All vendors accept cash, but in addition some will accept credit cards and personal checks, but it is always best to bring cash to a farmers market.
A. No we do not have an ATM on site, but the Orange Plaza is within walking distance and there is a US Bank and Wells Fargo just a few blocks away, as well as ATM’s located on Chapman’s campus at the Argyros Forum Building.
Farmer & Artisan FAQ
A. We have a variety of vendors that are California Certified Organic farmers and some use organic farming techniques but are not California Certified Organic. We encourage patrons to ask about each farmer’s growing practices they vary from farm to farm.
A. Offerings vary throughout the year and seasons but typically you can find California local fruits & vegetables, dried fruits & nuts/nut butters, meats, plants, flowers & herbs, sprouts, farm-fresh eggs & cheeses, jams, baked goods, olive oils and balsamics, avocado oils, teas, salts, homemade pasta, fermented foods, and more. Visit our Farmers and Artisans page to learn more.
A. Orange Home Grown, a 501c(4) non-profit runs and operates the farmers market each week for the community.
A. Ample FREE parking is provided along the fence in front of the market on Cypress Street, street parking along Palm Avenue, and in any of the adjacent Chapman owned parking lots. A Chapman parking permit is not required while shopping at the market. In addition, handicap parking and chef parking is available on Cypress towards the entrance of the market.
A. According to the Orange County Health Code, dogs are not allowed within 20ft of food, so volunteer dog sitters are on site during market hours for your convenience to watch your dog while you shop. Service dogs are allowed within the market according to ADA guidelines.
A. Yes we have a newsletter that you can sign up for. Visit our Farmers and Artisans Page to learn more.