The Benicia Certified Farmers Market opens its 31st season on Thursday, April 27th from 4-8pm (April-August) and 4-7pm (September-October). Located on First Street between B and D Streets, the seasonal market will run through October 26th, offering farm fresh produce and fresh cut flowers along with arts and crafts vendors, specialty foods, baked goods, and numerous gourmet food vendors. Children can enjoy activities like face painting and the inflatable bounce house on the First Street Green.

Farmers

Achadinha Cheese Company – Artisan cheese, grass-fed beef, range-free eggs

Chays Farms – Organic berries and vegetables

Custom Greens – Microgreens and meal service

Diaz Farms – Apricots, plums, pluots, nectarines, peaches, grapes, cherries, oranges, mandarins, lemons, pears, persimmons, walnuts, pomelos, apples

Jacobs Farm – Produce

Medina Berries Farm – Berries and plants

Pete’s Gold Honey – Honey jars, honey bears, honeycomb, and bee pollen

Resendiz Farms – Peaches, nectarines, plums, pluots, watermelons, figs, pears, mandarins, oranges, cherries, apricots, tomatoes, onions

The Fruit Tree – Eggs and nuts

Gourmet Packaged 

All Star Dips – Pre-packaged dip mixes

Balloons Glam’more – Celebration & gift boxes and bouquets featuring luxury balloons, candied dipped sweets, flowers, candies, chocolates, and hand crafted novelty items.

Cocamel & Company – Crackle, Toffee, caramels, caramel dip, almond bark, chocolate covered chips, lollipops, caramel  cookie squares, brittles

GetChaMunchOn – Pre-packaged homemade wafer cookies half dipped in chocolate with toppings

Hummus Heaven – 20 hummus flavors, garlic spreads, tapenade, caponata, tzatziki, 12 different labneh, salads, olives, stuffed grape leaves, other dips, pita bread, pita chips

Melo Bread – Variety of sourdough bread as well as sourdough cinnamon rolls. Everything is vegan.

Mi Fiesta Catering –  Tamales, enchiladas, fresh salsa

Nannie’s Candies – Candy, candy cakes, leis, candy crafts, goody bags, lollipops, candy bags

Roti Pakistani Food – Samosa’s, Vegetarian, Spinach and Pumpkin Parantha (Stuffed Indian Breads), Meals (veg. and non veg.), Spices, Chutneys, Wraps (veg. and  chicken), entries (veg. and chicken)

Say Pies – Pies and Cookies

Silver City Productions – Meat rub, chili powder, dip seasoning, BBQ sauce (9/28, 10/26)

Food

Cousins Maine Lobster – Rolls, bisque, chowder (9/14, 10/12)

Crepes Divine – Sweet and savory crepes, drinks

Got Plate Lunch – BBQ chicken, Kalua pork, loco moco, sliders, musubi, loaded tots, chicken wings

Hopmonk Tavern – Sandwiches, protein bowls

Julies Roasted Corn & Potatoes – Roasted corn, baked potatoes, sodas

La Perla de Jalisco – Tacos, burritos, quesadillas, tortas, nachos, drinks

Larrae’s Kitchen – Fried chicken, mac and cheese, yams, collard greens, peach cobbler, water, Coke, cornbread

Lins Dim Sum – Hot dim sum, cold marinated dishes

Outta this World Concessions – Corn dogs, funnel cakes, artichokes hearts, asparagus, zucchini, mushrooms, onion rings, mozzarella sticks, lumpia, chicken tenders, shaved ice, churros, fries, Oreos, Twinkies

Pizza Francesca – Individual pizzas

Tony’s Kettle Corn – Kettle Corn (assorted flavors), lemonade

Wow Wow Hawaiian Lemonade – Fresh pressed lemonade hand-crafted with organic cane sugar

Arts & Crafts & More

Aquarian Plants – Indoor plants, pots, plant accessories

Benicia Psychic – Readings, candles, sage, and more

Cottage Alchemist – Hand-crocheted face cloths, face scrubbers, flowers, plants, and plushies (9/14)

Cutting Edge – Blade sharpening

Farm Fresh to You

Happy Doggie Happy Life – Dog collars, leashes, beds, blankets, slings, outfits, bowties, embroidered kitchen towels, and bath sets

Jump Jump Away – Bounce houses

Luminance Skincare – Non-toxic, organic, vegan skincare: cleanser, toner, moisturizer, eye cream, hand and foot cream, body butter, lip balm, bar soap, hand sanitizer, body oil, sunscreen, pillow spray, facial masks, cuticle oil, shampoo, hair serum, skin lotion, deodorant, facial serums, antioxidant spray, hair oil, disinfectant spray, scent refresher, foaming hand soap, after sun cream

Lyfe is Green Wellness – Premium cannabinoid wellness (CBD products)

Masquerade Face Painting

Milkman Creations – Benicia branded items – shirts, sweatshirts, bags, mugs, hats and keychains

Privileged Catering – Jade jewelry for sale and promotion of catering business

Sumba Art – Boho style jewelry with animals

TropicAna’s Island Jewelry – Homemade Island-based jewelry.

Two Days Jewelry – Sterling silver jewelry and teen accessories