Every Sunday Rain or Shine!
from 8:30 a.m. till 12 noon!
Jackson Street between Sixth and Seventh Streets,
Enter from Jackson St, or 7th Street, or 6th St Parking lot.
Meters and Public Parking FREE on SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS in Japantown!
OPEN on Festival Days till 1pm


Vendor Information: Fees,
  Market Rules (signature necessary)
  Agricultural Vendor Application,
  Non-agricultural Vendor Application (crafts, artwork, baked goods, etc),
  Become a certified farmer with Santa Clara County


Since Certified Farmers Markets vendors are local farmers,
they will not have everything you see at a grocery store who stock many items that are grown in climates other than our own.
But we have:
Tangerines, oranges, and now tomatoes are in!
Did you know that sweet potatoes do not rot (in usual conditions)?
You can buy them and keep them at home with no problem
Greens are good as wells as carrots, kale, chard potatoes, ginger, great daikon (white radish), broccoli, beans, won bok, bok choy, squashes, lettuce, red radishes
Flowers, eggs and artichokes.
Beckmann's has the breads you want plus dinner rolls, foccacia, cookies & pies, pies pies!
Lujan Farms, J&J Farms,Yerena Farms (organic)
Contreras Nursery (flowers, eggs and artchokes)
Pa Vang and Chia Her, Tu Universo Organico (organic)
Hummus Heaven
 RUBI'S TAMALES & KUSHIYAKI Kuishinbo Food Truck! * H. Butler's BBQ!

Did you know that sweet potatoes are a very high source of potassium?

 PlanetGreenRecycling!~ Bring your old inkjet cartridges to the Farmers Market to recycle them~!

An independent Certified Farmers Market run by the Japantown Business Association and volunteers by all the local, state and federal farmers market and environmental laws.

San Jose Bee Removals
Santa Clara County
Swarms collected and nests removed

Music by Dennis Tolly (violin) on occasion

Almost gone - $3 - nylon market bag with it's own attached tote!
light and convenient

Japantown Commemorative Banner Poster
$5 unframed
Also Available at Nikkei Traditions , Japanese American Museum of San Jose & Nichi Bei Bussan

See us at the market or call the JBA office
(408) 298-4303
Email: sanjosejtown@sbcglobal.net



Market Volunteers
Thank you to Ken, Steve, Marilyn, Sybil, Amy, Mary Jo, Yuji and Kathy

Peggy and Bill Furukawa opened  the market every Sunday
-well - almost every Sunday since it began in 1992. They retired in 2007. Since then, Steve Sakai does the early morning opening!
California Certified Farmers' Markets program began with California Dept of Food and Agriculture in 1977

There is a rich story behind Japantown.
Click on 'History' to read more.

Santa Clara County Environmental Health rules
require pets to be at least 20 feet from unpackaged foods
We ask that you respect these regulations.
Just ask the volunteers at the JBA cart to hold onto your pet for you as you shop.
We'll be happy to help!


For a recipe - try www.foodtv.com or talk to one of our restaurant chefs or the market vendors!

The San Jose Mercury News ($1.50), coffee, cocoa
water and soda at the JBA Coffee Cart is $1

Printable Vendor rules, regulations and applications follow.
All vendors must carry their own insurance to qualify.

Market Rules
(signature necessary)
Agricultural Vendor Application,
Non-agricultural Vendor Application
(crafts, artwork, baked goods, etc),
For complete rules and regulations, please email or call the JBA office 408.298.4303 and a complete packet will be mailed to you.

Sponsored by Japantown Business Association
565 North 6th Street, Suite G
San Jose, CA 95112

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