Published: Aug 07, 2014 8:48 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 07, 2014 10:27 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. Since 1994 the downtown farmers market in Fort Myers has been home to some of the best produce and local fresh favorites of Southwest Florida.

Even though most of the tourists and snowbirds are home for the summer, the tradition continues for the locals throughout the year every Thursday, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

No matter what time of year it is, shoppers can pick from a variety of local produce, seafood, baked goods, honey, nuts, cheese, flowers, plants & more.

The market is set up at at the corner of Heitman and West First streets, in the Centennial Park parking lot, under the U.S. 41 Caloosahatchee Bridge.

For more information on the downtown farmers market, contact Hunter Leake at (239) 321-7100.