Head to the McMinnville Farmers Market & More Shopping

Head to the McMinnville Farmers Market & More McMinnville Shopping

Opening day for the McMinnville Farmers Market is just around the corner in May. The market features farm-fresh produce, stunning flowers, and artisan goods local to the Willamette Valley. There’s a sense of community when shopping locally and supporting businesses whose owners are also the people putting in all of the work to create beautiful products—not unlike the lovely group of winemakers in the area! 

The McMinnville Farmers Market is held next to City Hall, just a few blocks from Third Street in the historic downtown district. More than 60 local vendors bring fresh seasonal produce, farm-raised meats, fresh blooms, and handmade products to the market. It’s one of the most popular things to do in downtown McMinnville during the spring and summer. You’ll also find plenty of delicious food stalls and trucks for lunch. 

Before you start filling your itinerary with all the best things to do in downtown McMinnville, Oregon, you’ll want to book your lodging. One of the best places to stay in the Willamette Valley is Youngberg Hill Inn & Winery. Located just ten minutes from downtown, you’ll be set in the vineyards with a comfortable guest suite overlooking the vines from our hilltop estate. Our space is tailored for couples looking to reconnect for a romantic getaway, friends traveling together, and celebrations and anniversaries. Check our upcoming availability and book your room today! 

Head to the McMinnville Farmers Market & More McMinnville Shopping

The McMinnville Farmers Market & More McMinnville Shopping

There are plenty of fun things to do in McMinnville: wine tasting, shopping, and excellent dining options. In fact, you’ll likely see farm-fresh ingredients from the McMinnville Farmers Market on the menus at the restaurants around town. The Willamette Valley may be expansive, but it still feels like a small community, and we support our neighbors whenever possible.

Visiting the McMinnville Farmers Market is one of the best ways to connect with the growers and artisans who call this area home. From beautiful, locally grown produce and flowers to cheeses and delectable meals from the food truck vendors, you’ll love visiting the market this spring. 

After checking out the McMinnville Farmers Market, don’t miss these shops downtown: 

  1. Third Street Oil and Vinegar: The best part about this shop in downtown McMinnville is that you can taste this delicious selection of oils before you buy!
  2. Currents Gallery: This downtown McMinnville art gallery showcases fine arts and crafts from more than 70 local artists. 
  3. McMinnville Antiques Mall: With more than 50 independent vendors, this spectacular antique mall offers a wide selection of treasures.
  4. Third Street Books: This is one of those small bookstores where you could spend hours perusing the titles and categories
  5. NW Food & Gifts: This specialty shop is a must-visit if you’re visiting from out of town. Grab a gift basket with local hazelnuts, Willamette Valley wines, sweet treats, and much more.
Head to the McMinnville Farmers Market & More McMinnville Shopping

The Best McMinnville Bed and Breakfast for Your Getaway

Heading to the McMinnville Farmers Market is always a treat on your visit to the Willamette Valley. As a guest at our luxurious McMinnville Bed and Breakfast, you’ll be just a quick and scenic drive from all the best things to do downtown. Whether you’re here for wine tastings, shopping, or dining, having our inn as your homebase is a welcome addition. Our hilltop location is one of a kind, and our stunning view rivals that of any other in the Willamette Valley.

Inside our Willamette Valley Bed and Breakfast, you’ll relish the calming and quiet atmosphere. With only nine impeccable guest rooms, you’ll never encounter unwanted noise or crowds. Your private suite will be your oasis of relaxation, with big comfortable beds, pristine en suite baths, and lovely cozy seating areas with gas or electric fireplaces. Each morning, by request, we’ll provide a gourmet breakfast each morning for a small fee. 

To top it all off, on your stay at our McMinnville Bed and Breakfast, you’ll be steps away from our organic and biodynamic farm and tasting room. You’ll love exploring the vineyards or participating in our private tours and tastings. Plus, guests receive complimentary tastings and discounts! We can’t wait to host you; book your lodging today. 

Member Only Sunday

This Sunday, April 21st, our tasting room will be closed to the general public for a member-only event. non-club members are welcome to join us for $50 per person.