New year, new you! What better way to begin 2016 than by eating right and supporting local farmers of Kaua’i? Lucky for us, this island has an amazing array of fruits and vegetables grown on island, and sold at numerous farmers’ markets all over Kauai…
For those of you seeking to indulge in our locally grown produce, please see the following lineup of around-the-island farmers’ market events, here on the beautiful Garden Island of Kauai (also listed below). If you are traveling to more than one of our islands, here’s a list of Hawaii Farm Bureau Farmers’ Markets by island, and don’t miss your chance to support our local island farmers.
- Koloa: Noon at Koloa Knudsen Ballpark side parking lot off Maluhia Road.
- Lihu’e: 3 p.m. in the parking lot at Kukui Grove Center by Times Market
- Kapaa: 9 a.m. at Coconut Marketplace
- Kalaheo: 3 p.m. at the Kalaheo Neighborhood Center on Papalina Road off Kaumuali’i Hwy.
- Kapa’a: 3 p.m. at the Kapa’a New Town Ballpark parking lot by the bypass road.
- Po’ipu: 3:30 p.m. at Kukui’ula Shopping Village.
- Kilauea: 4:30 p.m. at the Kilauea Neighborhood Center parking lot. Take Keneke Street off of Lighthouse Road.
- Kapaa: 9 am Coconut Markeplace
- Hanapepe: 3 p.m. at the Hanapepe Town Park behind the fire station.
- Lihu’e: 3 p.m. at Vidinha Stadium parking lot off of Ho’olako Road.
- Hanalei: 9:30 a.m. at the Hanalei Neighborhood Center off of Kuhio Hwy.
- Kekaha: 9 a.m. at the Kekaha Neighborhood Center off of Elepaio Road.
- Kilauea: 9:30 am across from Mini Golf by the start of the Wai Koa Loop Trail
- Puhi: 10 a.m. at Kauai’i Community College parking lot
Kauai Homes with a Garden or Orchard
For those of you who just can’t seem to get enough and are entertaining the idea of acquiring your very own home with its own garden or orchard, check out these amazing homes (all of which include an orchard) currently for sale:
3 BD/3 BA home on 3 acres (MLS# 290171) FS $2,495,000, Kilauea, HI.
2BD/2BA home on 2 acres (MLS# 284173) $1,700,000, Kilauea, HI.
4 BD/4.5 BA home has a spectacular ocean view (MLS# 283752) FS $4,995,000 Anini, HI.
I look forward to hearing from you, and in the meantime, don’t say I didn’t warn you…You may just corrupt your tastebuds and have to move here! I recommend getting there early for the best choices!