The Benicia Certified Farmers’ Market opens its 26th season on Thursday, April 26th from 4-8pm (April-August) and 4-7pm (September-October). Located on First Street between B and D Streets, the seasonal market will run through October 25th, offering farm fresh produce and fresh cut flowers along with arts and crafts vendors, specialty foods, baked goods, and numerous gourmet food vendors. Children can enjoy activities like face painting and the inflatable bounce houses by Jump, Jump & Away on the First Street Green.

FARMERS

Achadinha Cheese – Cow and goat blend cheese: broncha, feta, curds, formage blanc, kefir

Chay’s Farms – Organic vegetables and berries

Diaz Farm – Nectarines, peaches, plums, pluots, grapes, apricots, cherries, raisins, mandarins, oranges

Jacob’s Farm – Broccoli, cauliflower, tomatoes, squash, asparagus, Brussels sprouts, lettuce, spinach, leeks, cucumbers, watermelon, onions, potatoes

Lujan Farm – Peaches, nectarines, plums, pluots, cherries, apricots, apples, oranges, mandarins, kiwi, pomegranate, walnuts

Medina Berries – Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries

Medrano’s Flowers

Resendiz Farm – Tomatoes, watermelons, pluots, plums, squash, tomatoes, peaches, nectarines, onions, melons, cherries, cucumbers, figs, grapes, apricots, almonds

Rose Lane Farm – Tomatoes, flowers, nuts, jams, preserved fruits and vegetables

Triple Delight Blueberries – Blueberries, blueberry jam

PACKAGED FOODS

Angelina’s Family Kitchen – Biscotti, cookies, bars, macaroons, nuts, brownies

Best Damn Nuts/Kristina’s Kitchen – Prepackaged nuts and granola

Bistro Blends – Olive oil, balsamic, BBQs

Eat Right Edibles – Dried veggie chips, dried fruits, toasted corn nuts, gummy candies, pumpkin peanut brittle, puffed corn nuggets, flax seed churrito chips, wasabi peas

Fairyella Ice Pops – Frozen novelties

Fox & Fawn Bakehouse – Cupcakes, cookie dough

Gourmet Temptations – Mustard blends, marinades and sauces, fruit curds and jams, dessert sauces, honey, aged balsamic, blended olive oils

Hey Hey Gourmet – Fresh Pacific king salmon, salmon cakes, crab cakes

Hummus Heaven – Hummus, garlic spreads, tapenade, dolmas

Il Pastaio – Pasta, raviolis, sauces

I Scream Cookies – Ice cream cookie sandwiches, cookies

Sweet Nita’s – Bars, mini pound cakes, caramel apples

The Creamery – Ice cream cones and cups, root beer float, sundaes

The Fruit Tree – Organic green smoothies

The Salsa Chick – Salsa, tamales

The Upper Crust Baking – Sliced breads, artisanal breads, French apple tarts, oatmeal cookies, biscotti, babka

HOT FOOD

Got Plate Lunch – BBQ chicken, Kalua pork, loco moco, sliders, musubi, loaded tots, chicken wings

Julie’s Roasted Corn & Potatoes – Roasted corn, baked potatoes, soft drinks, water

La Perla De Jalisco – Tacos, burritos, quesadillas, tostadas, chips

Outta this World Concessions – Corn dogs, funnel cakes, artichokes hearts, asparagus, zucchini, mushrooms, onion rings, mozzarella sticks, lumpia, chicken tenders, shaved ice, churros, fries, Oreos, Twinkies

The Lumpia Dude – Lumpia

Tony’s Kettle Corn & Crepes – Kettle corn, sweet and savory crepes

ARTS & CRAFTS

Color Street – 100% nail polish strips and Snaps to It Jewelry

Essentially Royal – Oil blends and diffusers, natural cleaning products, supplements

Esther’s Garden – Soap, bath gels, body lotion, perfume oil, mud cloth, candles, diffusers, sea sponges, incense

Flora Moss – Succulents, cactus, plants

Henna by Cori – Henna body art, henna crafts

LulaRoe with Cindy & Hilary – Women’s and children’s clothing

Masquerade Face Painting – At the market on 5/10, 5/17, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, All July, August & October

Moments Shared – Baby and kids clothes, headbands, shoes, bows, toys

Morningbird Soap Co. – Goat milk soap, lotion, bath bombs, lip balm, sugar scrubs, shower scents, leather conditioner, bath salts

Personal Touch Crafts – Jewelry, mini purses, misc. crafts, garlic, olives

TwoDays Jewelry – Silver jewelry

NON-PROFITS

Arts Benicia – Art activities, membership, special events, collaborations

Empress Theatre – Event promotion

Master Gardeners

The Arc-Solano – Creations with beads: earrings, necklaces, bracelets, lanyards, eyeglass holders, napkin holders

INFORMATIONAL

Farm Fresh to You – Organic produce delivery service

Edward Jones Investments – Joseph L. Wilder, Financial Advisor, Downtown Benicia

Mr. Pavers – Hardscape including pavers, retaining walls, firepits, fireplaces

Renewal by Andersen – Custom windows and patio doors