Farmers' Markets in Bergen County
One of the most delicious things about summer is the local farmers' market. New Jersey is still the Garden State, so we are lucky to be blessed with some fantastic produce. During the summer, at least, we can enjoy fruits and vegetables that haven't had to travel hundreds or even thousands of miles to reach us. The farm-to-table trend is not only good for our health, it's also important to our local economy. So support Jersey farms and farmers by eating fresh and buying local.
Besides local and organic fruits and vegetables, you can also find artisan baked goods and homemade wine, honey, cheese and soaps at many of the markets. WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers are now accepted by many farmers, which is great news for families and seniors in this economy.
Emerson Farmers' Market
Linwood Avenue in Emerson
Sundays, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
June 26 - October 30
What you will find: Fruits and Vegetables, baked pies, donuts, pickles, fresh mozzarella, artisan breads
Englewood Farmers' Market
Depot Square Park in Englewood (North Van Brunt St. & Demarest Ave.)
Fridays, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
June 10 - October 28
What you will find: Fruits and Vegetables, Amish baked goods, artisan breads, fresh mozzarella, pickles
Fort Lee Farmers' Market
Fort Lee Community Center, Fort Lee
Sundays, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
June 27 - October 31
What you will find: Fresh fruits and vegetables, artisan breads, homemade cheese, pickles, plants, fresh baked goods
Hasbrouck Heights Farmers' Market
Central Avenue & The Boulevard, Hasbrouck Heights
Tuesdays, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
June 14 - September 27
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, organic baked goods, fresh mozzarella, fresh ravioli and pasta, organic handmade soap
Haworth Farmers' Market
Terrace Street Parking Lot in Haworth, NJ
Tuesdays, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
June 7 - Nov. 22
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, olives, pickles, homemade cheese, artisan breads and baked goods
Ramsey Farmers' Market
Ramsey Train Station in Ramsey
Sundays, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
June 12 - November 20
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, artisan breads and cheeses, honey, nuts, spices, fresh pasta, flowers, homemade wine, homemade preserves, fresh fish from Hampton Bays, gluten-free baked goods, handmade dog biscuits, prepared foods, knife sharpener on site every third Sunday, handmade soap.
Ridgewood Farmers' Market
NJ Transit Railroad Station (Garber Square) in Ridgewood
Sundays, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
June 26 - October 30
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, herbs, fresh honey, homemade preserves, baked goods, pickles
River Vale Farmers' Market
Mark Lane Recreational Complex off of Piermont Avenue in River Vale
Thursdays, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
June 30 - October 27
What you will find: Fruit and vegetables, homemade wine stand with tastings, homemade sodas and coffee, homemade pasta and sauces, pickles, Amish baked goods, fresh mozzarella and bread, Italian ice
Rutherford Farmers' Market
Williams Plaza in downtown Rutherford
Wednesdays, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturdays, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (starting July 2)
June 1- October 29
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, Amish baked goods, pickles, prepared food and quiches, frozen seafood, fresh pasta, nuts
Teaneck Farmers' Market
Garrison Ave. & Beverly Rd., behind Wells Fargo Bank, Teaneck
Thursdays, 12 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
June 23 - October 27
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, Amish baked goods, preserves, olives, pickles, Apple Mortgage cakes and cupcakes, artisan baked goods, homemade cheeses, fresh fish and poulty, herbs, flowers, plants
Tenafly Farmers’ Market
Washington St. and Tenafly Rd., Tenafly
Sundays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
May 15 - October 30
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, homemade cheese, fresh meat and poultry, baked goods, homemade soap and honey, flowers and plants, coffee, tea, pickles, featured artist and kid's crafts
Washington Township Farmers Market
79 Pascack Road, Knights of Columbus back parking lot, Washington
June 19 - Sept. 25 ( Not open Sept. 11)
Sundays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
What you will find: Fruits and vegetables, baked items and desserts, homemade cheeses, Italian sausages, homemade sauces and honey, herbs, plants and flowers