Los Ranchos Growers' Market & Art Market
The next market is Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 7:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. at 6718 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Los Ranchos, NM 87107, in the tennis court parking lot. In the event of inclement weather, the market will be held in the adjacent community barn.
Special Events in September - October:
MARKET HOURS CHANGE SEPTEMBER 1 - STARTS AT 8 AM SINCE IT IS GETTING DARK IN THE MORNING
Sat. Sept. 1: Fall Favorites with Kenny the Fish Hugger (8 am - noon)
Sat. Sept. 22: Chile Celebration / Fall Solar (8 am - noon)
Sat. Oct. 20: Costume Day (8 am - noon)
Sat. Nov. 10: Last market of the regular season (8 am - noon)
Market Tables Note: Lots of fresh local produce and products!
Corn, tomatoes - slicers, heirlooms, cherry tomatoes and more! Apricots, blackberries, grapes, nectarines, peaches, plums, artichokes, beets, beans - various types, carrots, okra, black eyed peas, assorted greens , radishes, turnips, onions, potatoes, garlic, shallots, fresh herbs, lavender bouquets and mixed flower bouquets, seasonal plants , eggs, smoothies, NM grass fed beef, Alaskan salmon, NM pork, jams/jellies, various pastries (regular and gluten free), honey, local products, burritos, Go Wild popcorn, Aqua Fresca juices, Pop Fizz popsicles, hot coffee, ice tea, and more!
Feature creative and unique products: The Los Ranchos Art Market is a wonderful place to find creative and unique products handcrafted by New Mexico artists. Available products include jewelry in various styles and materials, pottery, glass mosaics, wooden home accessories, crocheted hats, toys, and other goodies, wind chimes, soap and other personal care products, quilts and other fabric creations, leather products, batik t-shirts, photographs, wall art in various styles and mediums, metal products, tie dyed wearables, upcycled furniture, pet products, knives, and candles. There is always something new to discover!
Every Saturday from 7:00 am - Noon (May - August) and 8:00 am - Noon (September - Mid-November)
Growers’ Market Manager
Colene Montoya is the volunteer manager. Colene, a Los Ranchos resident, has been a vendor for over 10 years. Ziggy, her golden retriever, is always at the market with her and loves customer attention! Colene grows a wide range of vegetables and fruits such as onions, potatoes, tomatoes, greens, strawberries, plums as well as other seasonal items. Mary Moses will continue to coordinate the WIC program; Cathy Lewandowski will continue to arrange for music; and Sue Brawley will help with paperwork, email and Facebook.
Vendor Contact Information
The Los Ranchos Growers' and Arts/Crafts Market has been operating every season since 1992. For vendors who would like to participate in the 2018 season:
- Growers: Contact Colene Montoya at (505) 610-9591 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Arts/Crafts: Contact Pam Armbrecht via email at LosRanchosArtMarket@gmail.com
- Facebook: Get the latest information about the Los Ranchos Growers' Market or the Los Ranchos Art Market by becoming a fan on Facebook.
Winter Market Season
The market’s winter season is the second Saturday of the month and is from 10:00 A.M. - Noon. Please visit the Village’s calendar, refer to the posted signs at the Growers’ Market, pick-up a Los Ranchos Village Vision Magazine, or see the contact information above if you would like more information.
This wonderful event is sponsored by Village of Los Ranchos, 770 KKOB News Radio, the Weekly Alibi and the New Mexico Farmers' Markets. A great local resource is the Middle Rio Grande Council of Governments Agriculture Collaborative.
The market now accepts WIC/Senior Checks.
Map to Market
*Markets will be held outdoors unless there is bad weather then the markets will be in the community barn.