Welcome to the Amelia Farmers Market ®
“Feeding the communities of Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, And Beyond!”
The Amelia Farmers Market ® has a proud 12-year history of bringing Amelia Island the highest quality in all things local and artisanal. We are open every Saturday morning from 9 am – 1 pm nestled in the moss-draped oaks and reflective lagoon at the Shops of the Omni Amelia Island Plantation; mingle with local farmers and artisan producers while enjoying their gourmet food. You will have a blast getting to know the people and personalities that are behind our immensely diverse collection of specialty foods. Every stop you make will bring a new and exciting story to go along with a truly great culinary concoction. Our highly curated selection of specialty foods and artisan food products include gourmet baked goods, delectable desserts and prepared foods like honey, sauces, spreads, and jellies. The Market is also the perfect location to find specialty tropical plants and landscaping plants including orchids, herbs, and garden flowers. Do your shopping quickly and easily or spend a relaxing morning strolling the Market with family and friends. And, there’s plenty of easy access parking.
When: Every Saturday, 9am - 1pm.
Where: At the Shops of Omni Amelia Island Plantation, 6800 1st Coast Highway, Amelia Island, Florida. No pets, please.
Market News August 30, 2014: Goodness Snow’s Artisanal Truffles and Chocolate is at the Amelia Farmers Market® aka Fernandina Farmers Market this Saturday, August 30th! Goodness Snow has been making chocolates since 1981 and over the years have perfected their craft, while creating their own unique style in the chocolate world. Goodness Snow’s Chocolates are truly in a class of their own when it comes to small batch gourmet chocolate. This gifted couple combines their years of experience and their passion to make something truly great to bring this wonderful gift to the Market every week. This artisanal chocolate started as a homemade concoction while they honed and perfected their craft and the same homemade touch can still be appreciated every Saturday at the Market. Their product line is vast and covers everything from the basics, like chocolate dipped seasonal fruit, all the way to their decadent truffles, that come in all types of delectable flavors.
Another can’t miss stop is Bottega by Liz Grenamyer. Have you ever wished that you could have delicious, 5-star restaurant quality food, but not have to leave the comfort of your own home? Well now you can! Don’t worry you don’t have to be a world-class chef either, at Bottega by Liz you can pick up entrees and side dishes that just need to be put into the oven or microwave and will be ready to enjoy in no time. All dishes are made with only the finest, freshest ingredients and the entrees change weekly, so you’ll never have to eat the same things week after week. The menu often has items such as espresso crusted pork, tenderloin, grilled salmon with mango chutney, and southern shrimp and creamy grits.
Orchid Legends is at the market this Saturday with their large selection of beautiful orchids and other house plants. Orchid Legends can also help you with your questions about growing and repotting your orchid.
A crowd favorite will be returning to the Market this Saturday, August 30th. Dolcissimo Desserts owned and operated by Magdalena who has been making rum cakes since 1985, from an “heirloom” recipe handed down through nine generations of family originating in Italy. Her goal was to bake the richest, most genuinely flavorful “Old-World” rum Liquore cake. Each cake is a work of art and is personally created and uniquely decorated in exquisite style making for the perfect gift! At the market she will encourage passersby to taste samples of the fine textured chocolate pound cake saturated with rum. Dolcissimo offers three different sizes of cakes in two different flavors, the original and the hot and spicy.
Also featured at the Market this Saturday will be Ever Blooming Gardens. Robert, a 3rd generation grower, is at the Market every Saturday. Robert is always bringing new, dazzling plants to the Market and his Saturday will be no exception. He is planning to bring beautiful blooming and flowering plants like drift roses, lilies of the Nile, bougainvillea, Texas sage, and all kinds of other beautiful varieties.
Pastries by Andrea is a specialty gourmet baker specializing in gluten free and organic products. She offers a delicious mix of savory and sweet gourmet baked goods that are perfect for even the most discerning customers. She is passionate about making great food that is great for you!
Every Saturday enjoy delicious gourmet honey from Winter Park Honey. Totally unprocessed and unfiltered honey from local hives straight to you. They offer a large selection of gourmet varietal honey including Tupelo, Sourwood, Buckwheat, Palmetto, Orange Blossom, Blackberry, Blueberry, Avocado, Key Lime, Gallberry, Lavender, Orange Cinnamon, and the aforementioned Local Wildflower Honey.
The Savory Market brings Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon, Maine Sea Scallops, as well as a variety of other locally made products to the Market every Saturday! The Savory Market specializes in locally and US grown and made products and strives to bring their customers only the best.
Gilded Gourmet is a small, family owned and operated company delivering only the finest handmade jams, jellies, spices, and sauces. Using only the freshest ingredients, all of their products are crafted with the utmost care. Some of their jams include the Blueberry Crumbe Jam which is excellent on toast with a cup of coffee in the morning, Blackberry Rum Jam with spiced rum and sweet tart blackberries, and their Celebration Jam made with Brut Champagne and fresh strawberries! They also offer a Sweet Heat BBQ sauce made with Datil peppers, which provide a unique flavor only found in Northeast Florida.
Simply Savory Olive Oils is at the Market every Saturday. They offer 6 different types of Extra Virgin Olive Oils, 5 of which are infused! The Amelia favorite is the Greek Seasoning which is Extra Virgin Olive Oil infused with garlic, lemon, thyme, rosemary, and oregano. However, many people would tell you the Garlic Extra Virgin Olive Oil was their favorite. Raw Garlic is infused with the olive oil to give you an extremely intense flavor, if you use this olive oil in your recipe you definitely won't need to add any extra garlic!
Directions: Take I-95 South to Exit 373, (Route A1A East). Go East 11.2 miles to Amelia Island Parkway, (turn right at first traffic light, just over Intracoastal Waterway Bridge). Go 3.4 miles to traffic light and turn right. Go .7 miles to the round-about and follow Route A1A South. Go 2.5 miles to Shops at Omni Amelia Island Plantation on the left, (second round-about on left).
Scenic Route: Take I-95 to Exit 358A. Go East on Route 105 - (North Heckscher Drive) and follow the signs to Amelia Island, Florida. Go over Intracoastal Waterway Bridge. Go to the Shops at Omni Amelia Island Plantation entrance on the right (second round-about on right)
6800 First Coast Highway|
Amelia Island, FL 32034