New Jersey’s farmers’ markets are back in session!
That’s a cause for an exclamation point if there ever was one. Not only do restaurant chefs rely on farmers’ markets as key and critical sources for food, but so do home cooks and a host of other culinary professionals.
Herewith, a short-stack list of some of our favorite farmers’ markets statewide. Please chime in with your own favorites, including the can’t-miss farmers and vendors at your go-to markets.
Margate Farmers’ Market: Amherst and Monroe avenues; Thursdays from 8:30 am to noon
Ramsey Farmers’ Market: Erie Plaza Station; Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm
Burlington County Farmers’ Market: 500 Centerton Street in Moorestown; Saturdays from 8:30 am to 1 pm
Collingswood Farmers’ Market: 713 North Atlantic Avenue; Saturdays from 8 am to noon
Cape May County
Wildwood Farmers’ Market: Pacific and Oak avenues; Saturdays from 8 am to 12:30 pm
Bivalve Fishermen and Farmers’ Market: 2800 High Street, Port Norris; Wednesdays from 2:30 to 6:30 pm
Maplewood Farmers’ Market: Springfield Avenue starting at Yale Street; Mondays from 2 to 7 pm
Jersey City’s 9—count ’em, 9!—Farmers’ Markets:
Arlington Park; Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm
Exchange Place Alliance; Tuesdays from 3 to 8 pm
Hamilton Park; Wednesdays from 3 to 7:30 pm.
Historic Downtown (PATH Plaza, Grove Street); Mondays and Thursdays from 4 to 8 pm
Journal Square; Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 am to 7 pm
Lincoln Park; Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm
Paulus Hook; Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm
Riverview Park; Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm
Van Vorst Park; Saturdays from 8 am to 3 pm
Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market: Dvoor Farm, 111 Mine Street in Flemington; Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm
Trenton Capital City Farmers’ Market: Mill Hill Park; Thursdays from 11 am to 2 pm
Highland Park Farmers’ Market: 218 Raritan Avenue; Fridays from 11 am to 5:30 pm
Red Bank Farmers’ Market: The Galleria, Bridge Avenue; Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm
Chatham Farmers’ Market: Railroad Plaza South; Saturdays from 8 am to 1 pm
Toms River Farmers’ Market: Iron and Water streets; Wednesdays from 11 am to 5 pm
Paterson Farmers’ Market: 449 East Rahway Avenue; daily from 7 am to 6 pm
Hillsborough Duke Farms Farmers’ Market: 1112 Dukes Parkway West; Sundays from noon to 5 pm
Sparta Farmers’ Market: 89 Sparta Avenue; Saturdays from 9 am to 1 pm
Elizabeth Farmers’ Market: Union Square Plaza; Tuesdays from 11 am to 6 pm
Blairstown Farmers’ Market: 5 Stillwater Road; Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm