Citrus Week & Citrus Jubilee at the Heirloom Farmers Markets


January 16, 2023
By Sam Jump
By Sam Jump

Pucker up and celebrate the citrus season!

2023 is off and running and this year local oranges, grapefruits, lemons, tangelos, and kumquats are flourishing on the trees — waiting to be picked and enjoyed.

(Photo by Anna Tukhfatullina)
(Photo by Anna Tukhfatullina)

The Heirloom Farmers Markets are excited to be highlighting the fresh and zesty fruit with its own Citrus Week and Citrus Jubilee.  You’ll find tangy bread and pastries, citrus jams and jellies, freshly squeezed juice, orange blossom honey, flavored olive oils and vinegar, and scented soaps highlighting this vibrant fruit.

The market has multiple locations participating throughout the week from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The events begin on Wednesday, January 18 in Green Valley and continue on Friday, January 20 at Udall Park, Saturday, January 21 in Oro Valley (Steam Pump Ranch) and Rincon Valley. The final day and event, the Citrus Jubilee, is happening on Sunday, January 22 at Rillito Park (Food Pavilion)

Keep scrolling to see the full schedule of locally grown citrus and citrus food specialties.

Citrus Week Schedule

Green Valley Village Farmers & Artisans Market

Wednesday, January 18

Udall Park Farmers Market

Friday, January 20

Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market

Saturday, January 21

Oro Valley Farmers Market (Steam Pump Ranch)

Saturday, January 21

Citrus Jubliee at Rillito Park Farmers Market 

Sunday, January 22

During your visit to the farmers markets, don’t forget to keep your eyes out for recipe cards on the many ways to cook and use this in-season fruit.

For more information, visit heirloomfm.org.

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