The temperatures are warming up and if you are like me you cannot wait for the Farmers markets to start.  Here is our list of the top 10 Farmers Markets in Essex County, NJ.

Essex County

Ironbound Community Farmers’ Market

  325-329 Ferry Street, Newark
  Directions: Ferry Street (East) to St. Charles Street. See website and/or GPS for directions
  Phone: (732) 239-3735/ Alexis Trujillo
  Email: atrujillo@ironboundco.org
  Web site: ironboundcc.org
  Open:  April 23rd-Nov. 19th, 2016,  Saturdays, 8:30am-3:00pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Fresh produce, leafy greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, etc.
  Also Available:   Honey, honey products, local artisan goods

 

Maplewood Farmers’ Market

  Corner of Indian St. & Springfield Ave., Municpal Bldg. parking lot, Maplewood, NJ
  Directions: See our website for directions
  Phone: (973) 762-8120 x 2003/ Cesar Correa
  Email: asstadmin@twp.maplewood.nj.us
  Web site: www.twp.maplewood.nj.org
  Open:  June 6th – November 21st, 2016,  Mondays, 2 pm – 7 pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits & vegetables
  Also Available:   Pickles, olives, breads, pastries, preserves, cheeses, and gluten-free meals
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers

 

Millburn Farmers Market

  Corner of Main St. & Essex St., Millburn, NJ 07041
  Directions: See our website for directions
  Phone: (973) 379-2341/ Karen Cummins,  Fax: (973) 379-3027
  Email: info@downtownmillburn.org
  Web site: www.downtownmillburn.org
  Open:  June 7th-Nov. 22nd, 2016,  Tuesdays, 9am-3pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables
  Also Available:   Baked goods, prepared frozen dinners, jams, honey, eggs, meat, poultry, & eggs
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers

 

Montclair Farmer’s Market 2.0 @ Montclair Center

   South Park Street, Montclair
  Directions: Bloomfield Ave. to South Park
  Phone: (973) 228-2466 – Steve Schuckman,  Fax: (973) 783-7703
  Email: smschuckman@verizon.net
  Web site:
  Open:  June 3rd – Nov. 25th, 2014,  Tuesdays, 1-7 pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables
  Also Available:   Cheese, bread, trail mix, plants, flowers
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers

 

Montclair Farmers Market

  Walnut Street Train Station – 25 Depot Square, Montclair
  Phone: (973) 228-2466
  Email: smschuckman@verizon.net
  Web site: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Montclair-Farmers-Market/584446604995666
  Open:  Year-round. Season kick-off June 7, 2014,  Saturdays, 8am-2pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers.

 

Newark Downtown District Common Greens Farmer’s Market

  PSE&G Plaza, 80 Park Place , Newark, NJ 07102
  Directions: Corner of Raymond Boulevard and Park Place
  Phone: (973) 622-2002,  Fax: (973) 936-9720
  Email: marketing@downtownnewark.com
  Web site: www.downtownnewark.com
  Open:  June 2nd – Nov. 17th, 2016,  Thursdays, 11 am – 3 pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables
  Also Available:   Olives, pickles, baked goods, smoothies, lunch meals, spices, Italian specialties, soaps & lotions
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers EBT also accepted         FACEBOOK PAGE: downtownnewark

 

Nutley Farmers Market

  Municipal Lot #1, at the corner of Franklin Ave. & Willaim St., Nutley, NJ 07110
  Directions: See our website for directions
  Phone: (973) 284-4978 / Meredith Blank
  Email: mblank@nutleynj.org
  Web site: www.nutleynj.org
  Open:  June 12th – Oct. 30th, 2016,  Sundays, 9am-2pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of Fruits & Vegetables
  Also Available:   Artisan breads, spices, dried fruit & nuts, pickles & olives, baked goods, honey, eggs
  WIC & Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers

Roseland Farmers Market

  Corner of Roseland and Harrison Avenues, Roseland, NJ 07068
  Directions: See our website for directions
  Phone: (435) 553-8348/Frank Butterfield,  Fax: 1(630) 473-2629
  Email: roselandmarket@gmail.com
  Web site: www.roselandmarket.org
  Open:  June 17th -Oct. 28th, 2016,  Fridays, 12:00pm-6:00pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables.
  Also Available:   Italian specialties, pepared pastas and sauces, fresh bread, Polish specialties, pestos, cupcakes, pickled vegetables, and more.

 

South Orange Farmers Market

  Sloan Street & First Street – (Lot 9), South Orange, NJ 07079
  Directions: See our website for directions
  Phone: (973) 763- 6899/ Melissa Hodge,  Fax:
  Email: info@sovillagecenter.org
  Web site: www.sovillagecenter.org
  Open:  June 1st – Oct. 26th, 2016,  Wednesdays, 2 – 7 pm
  Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fresh fruits and vegetables
  Also Available:   Nuts, pickles, olives, eggs, meats, oils, freshly baked goods, specialty items, and more
  WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers accepted by some farmers

 

The Commons at Washington Park Farmers Market

Washington & James St., Newark
Directions: In front of Light Rail
Phone: (973) 819-5025 Derek Ware’
Email: dware8@hotmail.com
Open: June 26th-Oct. 31st, 2013,  Wednesdays, 11am-3pm
Community Farmers Market:  Variety of fuits and vegetables
 WIC & Senior vouchers accepted by some farmers.

 

Information and locations for Farmers’ Markets throughout Essex County is presented including those that may accept WIC, EBT, and Senior FMNP vouchers.

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