Ala Moana Farmers Market Debuts this Weekend

Joining the local farmers market circuit in Hawaii is the Ala Moana Shopping Center, which launches its the Ala Moana Farmers Market (AMFM) this Saturday, Septemeber 3, 2011. Oli (Hawaiian chanting) starts at 8:45am, and the shopping ensues from 9:00am – 1:00pm. The event will draw local farmers, chefs, bakers, cafe owners and many more. The market will be held on the upper parking deck near Sears, at the corner of Ala Moana & Piikoi.

An endless array of foods, snacks and more

The AMFM will feature tons of Hawaiian foods, products, drinks, and more. Not convinced? Check out this list, courtesy of the AMFM Yelp event listing.
  • Locally-caught fish
  • Grass-fed beef
  • Kona coffee
  • Organic breads
  • Warm market-fresh croissants
  • Island honey
  • Macadamia nuts
  • Smoothies
  • Fresh fruit (in season)
  • Fresh butter and cheeses
  • Paiai (made from taro)
  • Tropical flowers, orchids, potted herbs
  • Crepes
  • Local greens, eggplant, fresh herbs, cucumbers
  • Dog biscuits
  • Fresh-picked mushrooms
  • Sugarcane juice
  • Coconut water
  • Pizza
  • Fried green tomatoes
  • Kettle Corn
  • Mediterranean cuisine
  • Poke (raw fish dishes)
  • Chocolate
  • Lots more veggies, lots and more fruit.

Fulfilling its mission

Overwhelmed? We thought so, and for a good reason. The AMFM brings Hawaiian producers to the residents and visitors of Hawaii in its mission to encourage local economy and to strength the community. To learn more about the Ala Moana Farmers Market, check out their Facebook Page.

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