Winter has arrived in Banderas Bay, and the weather is simply perfect. Daily highs average 80F, and lows are only 60F. There is very little precipitation during the winter so most days are sunny and bright. During the high season, there are several wonderful Farmers Markets to explore. Top markets include the Old Town Farmers Market, the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market, and the Marina Market. From late November through the end of May, the Farmers Markets are open and full of interesting souvenirs, handmade articrafts, food, clothing, jewelry and more. If you want to enjoy a vacation to Banderas Bay this winter, check out the Villa La Estancia. Our high-end property is located in the exclusive neighborhood of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit. During your stay, visit the best Farmers markets in the area. Meanwhile, read more below about the 2022 Farmers Market season in Banderas Bay.

Old Town Puerto Vallarta

For starters, the Old Town Puerto Vallarta Farmers Market is the oldest and most popular of the farmers markets in the area. Every Saturday morning from 9am to 2pm, the market is held in the Zona Romantica Old Town neighborhood of Puerto Vallarta in the Lazzaro Cardenas park. There, more than 80 talented vendors set up to sell their goods that include unique and handmade products, delicious foods, handmade jewelry, clothes, and so much more. Need to destress or want an adjustment? You can even get a professional massage or an adjustment from a certified chiropractor, too. This Farmers Market is located just off the iconic Malecon boardwalk and receives more than 100,000 visitors each year. They often have live music entertainment during the market as well.

La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market

Next,if you stay at Villa La Estancia in Nuevo Vallarta, you’ll be just 15 minutes away from the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle market. The La Cruz market first opened in 2010 where local artists display their unique goods. In 2022, the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Market will be open on Sunday mornings from 9:00am to 2:00pm. From November through April, visitors and locals enjoy exploring the La Cruz market on Sundays. The popular market can become quite busy and COVID protocols are in place to help keep visitors at a safe distance. As a result, it is recommended to arrive early to avoid the crowds and the midday heat. The wonderful selection of food and handicrafts for sale is impressive. Plus, the stunning views of Banderas Bay and the La Cruz marina make the experience extra special.

The Marina Farmers Market

Last but not least,the Marina Farmers Market in Puerto Vallarta is another amazing Farmers Market to visit. Open every Thursday from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, the Farmers Market is held from late November through mid-May. It’s fun to stroll through the charming marina while checking out the market along with the docked yachts and boats. Vendors are selling handmade clothing, jewelry, art, and delicious food and drinks, too. A few popular foods to try at the market include authentic Mexican tacos, empanadas, burritos, and tamales. Have a sweet tooth? There are also tons of delicious baked goods and desserts to choose from such as homemade chocolate, pies, cakes, cupcakes, ice cream, and gelato, too. Plan to arrive early to the Marina Farmers Market to avoid the peak hours where it can get quite crowded.

Villa La Estancia Vacation Home

Villa La Estancia is proud to offer a unique hotel-condo concept property. Located in the tranquil neighborhood of Nuevo Vallarta in the Riviera Nayarit, we have direct access to one of the best beaches in Banderas Bay. Our homeowners love the spacious and finely furnished beachfront residences available for purchase. Both, full and fractional ownership options are available for qualified homebuyers. Also, Villa La Estancia homeowners enjoy exclusive access to resort quality amenities including incredible pools, a spa, fitness center, lush landscaping, and excellent onsite restaurants. Also, homeowners have access to the concierge, room service, and onsite staff, too. As an added bonus, the charming coastal village of Bucerias is within walking distance. There, you can find lovely art galleries, restaurants, shops, bars and more. If you want every vacation to feel like you are coming home, buy one of our beachfront residences.

Although winter has arrived, the climate is just perfect in Banderas Bay.The days are filled with sunshine and there’s hardly a cloud in the sky. Why not book a vacation and check out Villa La Estancia? You may be eligible to participate in our Try and Buy Program so you can test out owning a vacation home at the beach before you invest. Expats especially love our hotel-condo concept property with luxurious resort amenities so that every day at your vacation home feels like a dream. Remember, during your stay you should visit the top Farmers Markets in the area. In addition to our Nuevo Vallarta property, we also have luxury beachfront residences for sale in Cabo San Lucas, too. Give us at Villa La Estancia a call today to learn more. We only have a limited number of beachfront residences left for purchase so don’t wait too long!