The Hilo Farmers Market is a gourmand’s delight and a photographer’s playground. Don’t miss this! The market is open every day of the year but the two major ‘market days’ for Hilo are Wednesday and Sunday when local farmers come in with produce. Flowers and exotic fruits and vegetables are bursting out of buckets and piled high on tables. Sample jams and hot sauce, try a fruit that you’ve never tasted before or drink a fresh coconut from the ‘coconut man’ on the corner. Read more