bringing the farm to your fork


Alchemist CDC operates two certified farmers’ markets in Sacramento County, in addition to providing CalFresh / EBT access and Market Match nutrition incentives at six more.


Our Markets

Alchemist CDC currently operates three certified farmers’ markets: the Florin Certified Farmers’ Market in South Sacramento, the Rancho Cordova Certified Farmers’ Market, and the new Meadowview Certified Farmers’ Market.

Florin Certified Farmers’ Market

Thursdays (8 – 12), Sacramento, CA

A large market known for affordability dedicated to agricultural products, including a wide selection of fruits and vegetables.

Rancho Cordova Certified Farmers’ Market

Saturdays (8 – 12), Rancho Cordova, CA

Previously known as the Sunrise Station Certified Farmers’ Market, this is a smaller, relaxed market connecting neighbors with local producers selling a range of products including fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, olive oil and flowers.

Meadowview Certified Farmers’ Market

Sundays (8 – 1), Sacramento, CA

A new community-oriented farmers’ market! You will find farmers as well as packaged and hot foods from small Sacramento businesses! Currently seeking additional vendors.

Markets we serve

In addition to operating the markets noted above, Alchemist CDC provides CalFresh / EBT access and the Market March nutrition incentive at six local farmers’ markets.

Downtown Sacramento

Sundays (8 – 12), Sacramento, CA

Sacramento’s largest farmers’ market and the oldest market in the State of California. Dedicated to agricultural products.

Midtown Sacramento

Saturdays (8 – 1), Sacramento, CA

A popular farmers’ market with a great selection of vendors ranging from produce, honey, bread, meats, fish, crafts, jewelry, food trucks, and more. This market holds plenty of community events and live music each week.

Elk Grove

Saturdays (8 – 12), Elk Grove, CA

A medium-sized yet mighty market. Located centrally for shopping, this market gets plenty of foot-traffic but is never overwhelming.

Country Club Plaza

Saturdays (8 – 12), Arden, CA

A quaint market with all of the essentials and an emphasis on fruits and vegetables.

ONE Natomas Farmers’ Market

Saturdays (8:30 – 12:30), Sacramento, CA
Seasonal, June 1 – September 28

A vibrant market with diverse offerings and events.

Capitol Mall

Wednesdays (10 – 1), Sacramento, CA
Seasonal, May – September

Located in the heart of Sacramento with views of the Capitol and Tower Bridge; this market is a great place to pick ingredients for dinner and a quick bite to eat on your lunch break.

Looking for more?

Take a look at our Beginner’s Guide to Farmers’ Markets, explore the map or list of all farmers’ markets in the region, or learn more about CalFresh at farmers’ markets and the Market Match program.

Want to get involved? We are always looking for great volunteers and need your support to help #SaveMarketMatch! Your donation will also go a long way to help us in our work connecting communities to land, food, and opportunity!

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