Original Farmers Market
Food and History Tour

You can book individual tours and group tours for any of our locations. For more than six person bookings please contact us directly at 323-664-4472‬. We look forward to hosting you in the very near future!


9:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Adult: $89
Child: $50


Approx. 7000 Steps


2.5 Hours


10 Stops

Original Farmers Market Food + History Tour

Our most popular tour! Insider’s perspective on the Original Farmers Market and its diverse long-time merchants and tastemakers plus a deep dive into L.A. history. Perfect for individuals who desire a guided culinary experience at L.A.’s first and foremost foodie destination!

2.5 hours – 9 generous tastings – Also available to groups of 10-80 touring. Available: Each WED, THU, SAT, and SUN of each month except holidays, tour starts at 9:30 am, tour times approximately 2.5 hours long. Gratuity not included in cost of tour.

We can curate special requests too! Please contact HQ to inquire about special events, company parties, and private dining. We have many options at our fingertips. Call Jody at 323-664-4472‬ for more information.

New for the Holidays – See below for info on our December 2024 Holiday Flavors tour!

What to Expect:

  • A fresh air walking tour
  • Diverse Eateries
  • Donut Shop
  • Gourmet Grocery
  • Handmade Candy
  • Fresh Produce Stand
  • LA’s First Pizzeria
  • Artisan Ice Cream
  • Catch a glimpse of local history & culture in the heart of LA

Meeting Location:

Farmers Market, W. 3rd Street & Fairfax Avenue​. Exact meeting location details will be provided upon purchase of tickets.

What's Not Included?

Coffee and/or water is served along the way, but it is recommended you bring your own bottle of water, especially if it is a warm day. Parking at the starting point is not included. Parking rates are as follows and will cost approximately $5-6: 2 hours free (we provide validation for Farmers Market lots only); $3 charge for the first 15 minutes after validation period; $1 for each additional 15 minutes thereafter. Gratuity to the tour leader is customary especially if you had a great time & would like to recognize the tour guide for a job well done. A 15-20% tip is considered standard and is greatly appreciated!

NEW! Holiday Flavors Tour

Shortened version of our most popular tour! Perfect for out-of-towners, families, and guests in Los Angeles during the holiday season.🌟

An Insider’s perspective on the Market and its diverse long-time merchants and tastemakers plus a deep dive into L.A. history. This 1 hour and 15 minute tour is available at 11am and 1pm during the December holiday season – Click the “Book my Holiday Tour” button for details!

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🇯🇵 Japanese
🇮🇹 Italian
🇩🇪 German
🇫🇷 French
🇪🇸 🇲🇽 Spanish
🇨🇳 Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese)

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