Each year during the high season, PV has various farmers’ markets that are a joy to explore. Both visitors and residents alike love checking out vendor booths that showcase a variety of unique and locally made goods. The most popular markets include the Old Town Farmers Market, the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market, and the Marina Market. The market season tends to begin in late November and last through late May. Wondering where to stay during your stay? Villa La Estancia is a high-end luxury resort and residence located in Nuevo Vallarta. They have spacious accommodations, top amenities, and premier services. They also have beachfront residences for sale if you want a vacation home in paradise. In the meantime, keep reading below to learn more about the 2022 Farmers Market season in PV.
Old Town Market
Firstly, the Old Town Puerto Vallarta Farmers Market is the most well-known market in PV. Every Saturday morning from 9 am to 2 pm, more than 80 vendors set up booths in the Lazzaro Cardenas park in the Zona Romantica Old Town neighborhood of Puerto Vallarta. With a dream location right off the famed Malecon boardwalk, the Old Town farmers market receives more than 100,000 visitors each year. It’s a great place to buy unique and handmade products including delicious foods, handmade jewelry, clothes, and more. You can even get a professional massage or an adjustment from a certified chiropractor for an incredibly reasonable price. Plus, they also have live music entertainment during the market as well.
Secondly, the Marina Farmers Market in Puerto Vallarta is another great place to explore during a visit to PV. On Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm, the PV marina comes alive with tons of great vendors selling handmade clothing, jewelry, art, food, drinks, and more. Plus, it’s relaxing and enjoyable to stroll through the marina admiring the impressive yachts and boats, too. Wondering what to try? Why not sample authentic Mexican tacos, empanadas, burritos, and tamales? In the mood for something sweet? Try delicious baked goods and desserts such as homemade chocolate, pies, cakes, cupcakes, ice cream, and gelato. To avoid large crowds, plan to arrive early as it does get busy later in the evening.
La Cruz Market
Lastly, the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market is a thirty-minute drive from downtown PV, and just 15 minutes away from Villa La Estancia. This Farmers Market first opened in 2010 with local artists displaying and selling their goods every Sunday morning from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. In 2022, the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market is set to be open from November through April. Both vacationers and local residents enjoy exploring the La Cruz market on Sunday. The La Cruz fish market is also in the area which is a great place to get the freshest seafood in the bay. If you want to go to the La Cruz market, head there early to avoid the largest crowds and midday heat. There are also stunning views of Banderas Bay at the La Cruz marina as well.
Villa La Estancia
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Winter weather in PV is truly hard to beat. Why not book a vacation and come enjoy the area’s amazing climate and sights in person? During your stay, make sure to visit the top Farmers Markets, too. Remember, if you need a nice place to stay, Villa La Estancia in Nuevo Vallarta is a great option. They have spacious accommodations, luxurious amenities, and VIP services. Plus, they have a limited number of beachfront residences for sale if you want to buy a second home in PV. They also have a property with residences for sale in Cabo, too. Also, full and fractional ownership options are available for qualified buyers. Give them a call and see if you can take part in their Try and Buy Program. It’s a great way to allow qualified home buyers to test out a luxury beach lifestyle before they buy. Give Villa La Estancia a call today to learn more!