Explore the freshest flavors in town, straight from our farms to your fork! Vacaville’s farms feed restaurants all over the country, and you can sample the best of our town’s produce, cheeses, meats, and more by touring the farm stands that dot the outskirts of the city, or by strolling through one of many Vacaville farmers’ markets.
Pick up local honey from Clay’s Bees, richly flavorful olive oil from Soul Food Farm or Il Fiorello, or fresh summer apricots and peaches from Brazelton Ranch and savor all the things that make California Cuisine possible. Explore Vacaville’s farming history and continuing legacy as one of California’s agricultural heartlands when you get a free copy of the "Eat, Sip, and Live Local" Guide at Visit Vacaville’s Visitor Center in the Nut Tree, then head out and explore the wonders of Vacaville’s great outdoors!
VACAVILLE PRODUCE STANDS
Vacaville has a bountiful selection of fruit and veggie stands like Fred’s Cherries, Castaneda Brothers Produce, Rick’s Berry Farm, and many more, offering a cornucopia of farm-fresh seasonal produce. Find sweet red cherries, hearty squash, spicy peppers, juicy watermelon, flavorful peaches, and raw honey among the local produce finds! Seasonal events like Lavender Weekend, Community Olive Oil Milling Day, Wine Harvest Celebrations, and Yoga on the Farm can be found during most harvest months and add excitement to agriventure experiences. Vacaville produce stand hours vary by season, so be sure to check if they are open before arrival.
VACAVILLE FARMERS' MARKETS
The Downtown Vacaville Farmers' Market is an exciting event for the whole family, including only the freshest fruits and vegetables, including organic produce. Discover local wine and craft beer as you shop and groove along to live music. Explore the gourmet food trucks, handmade product vendors, live cooking demos, and bring the family along for fun activities. The excitement all takes place from 8 am until noon in Downtown Vacaville at the Creekwalk Plaza in Andrews Park.
For more farm-fresh finds, stop by the Kaiser Permanente Farmers’ Market, just outside their medical center on the North East side of town. Parsley, pears, poblano chiles... No matter what you find at the farmers' market, your health will thank you!