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Waco Downtown Farmer's Market

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Address: 400 South University Parks Drive, Waco, TX
09:00 - 13:00
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Sat 09:00 - 13:00

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Neat Farmers Market

We visited this farmers market this past weekend while visiting Waco, Kind of the offseason for fresh veggies but there were definitely some out there. Also, there was a tent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeremy C
Sulphur Springs, Texas
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Sulphur Springs, Texas
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77 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this farmers market this past weekend while visiting Waco, Kind of the offseason for fresh veggies but there were definitely some out there. Also, there was a tent making Crepes that were great.. my wife and I both had one. Fresh eggs being sold (kind of pricey to me.. $5) but a neat thing to walk through down... More 

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Cypress, Texas
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I've been to many farmer's markets...this one stands out for many reasons. The site on banks of the Brazos River first of all. You can buy something to eat then just sit somewhere near the river. While we were there, we watched the rowing team practicing. The market had good variety...food, unique produce, etc. The place also had live music,... More 

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Waco, Texas
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Plenty to offer from local family farms and craftsmen. Lots of variety: Good eats and treats (crepes, fresh baked pizza from a brick oven, and other offerings); fresh produce, local wines, artisan cheeses, fresh dairy, local meats, eggs, objects d'art, and local musicians. A real family friendly, carnival atmosphere. I bet you won't go home empty handed. My wife and... More 

3 Thank mmorgida
Kearney, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were there on a perfect fall day and loved everything about our experience. We bought some pecans and drank some coffee.

1 Thank 730Colleen149
Leechburg, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

After shopping at Magnolia Market, I went to the farmers' market. I sampled a crepe, which was delicious. There are booths with locally-grown produce. Also, there are many food booths that were quite busy. It is a nice place to take children and dogs for a pleasant few hours. I would do this again.

1 Thank Jeanne D
Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Living in Dallas and having a large permanent Farmer's Market, I was not sure what to expect when we stopped in this "pop up" Saturday market. MAN, I could have not been more pleasantly surprised when we arrive and I heard the sounds of a baby grand piano playing in the park. My point of destination was the "Milo Biscuit... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This farmers market is a nice place to be. Its atmosphere is very family friendly; the main customers are young couples, university students, and families with children and pets. The name "Farmer's Market" is a bit of a misnomer. In reality, there are just a few vegetable stands sprinkled among the small businesses who specialize in soap, tacos, juices, breads,... More 

Thank Timothy T
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The farmer's market is wonderful! There is a large variety of items to choose from and great food! The market is under a bunch of trees so it's not bad for a hot day!

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Converse, Texas, United States
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

great selections under so much shade, we went in august and it was wonderful. had fresh juice, they have wacos (waffle tacos) the selection of veggies is so appealing and beautiful wish i lived closer to go every day

1 Thank Nicole O
Houston, Texas
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I visited the market on a Saturday with my family and we really enjoyed the selection of fresh and organic items. Best of all it's mostly in the shade under the trees! Even on a busy Saturday it didn't feel over crowded. There was plenty of space to walk around without getting run over. There are plenty of booths with... More 

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