Is there anything better than fresh local produce, through the years Rockland has lost a lot of farms, but there are still some great farmer’s markets. We created a list of all of the Farmers markets in Rockland County, NY.
Here is NYNJ’s complete list of outdoor farmers markets in Rockland:
Spring Valley: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., July 9 to Nov. 19.
At the Entrance of Memorial Park Drive,
Featuring Alex’s Tomato Farm. Accepts SNAP benefits.
Nyack: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. through Nov. 22
In the municipal parking lot on Main Street at the center of the village. Free parking is available in the Artopee lot adjacent to the market and shoppers with food stamp benefits can use EBT cards.
Contact Nyack Chamber of Commerce, 845-353-2221 or www.nyackchamber.org.
Vendors: Aunt Vicky’s Bickys, Blue Lotus Botanicals, Cactus Pete’s Homemade Jerky, Clean Ridge Soap Company, Cropsey Community Farm/Rockland Farm Alliance, Gajeski Produce, Hummingbird Ranch, Jordan Brenner’s Sauces and Spices, Kiernan Farm, Meredith Country Bakery, Mostly Myrtle’s, Pie Lady & Son, Southtown Farms, Taliaferro Farms, Teagevity, The Little Flower Shop of Nyack, The Orchards of Concklin and Warwick Valley Winery.
Pearl River: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (except July 4) through Oct. 31
The River church, 253 Ehrhardt Road, Pearl River. Rain or shine.
Vendors: Barefood Brothers Books, Heather and Birch Floral Design, Meredith’s Breads, Penny Lick Ice Cream Company, Picklelicious, Orchards of Concklin, Van Houton Farms featuring Bee Charma honey, Pearl River Chamber of Commerce (highlighting a different local business each week), Rockland Roots Food Truck, W. Rogowski Farm.
Stony Point: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Town Hall East, 74 E. Main Street. Opens July 5 and runs through October.
Vendors: Fresh Meadow Farm, Healthway Farm, Sweet Things and Wild Thyme, Little Bake Shop, Robibero Winery, GreenMoonshine, Senza Glutine, Johnny Brand Hot Sauce, Pawsome Treats, Diva Glitz Bracelets, Bliss Co-op, Tie Dye Earth, I crochet, ok and more. Live Music and Free Exercise classes.
Suffern: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 26.
Parking Lot A at the bottom of Lafayette Avenue and corner of Orange Avenue and Wayne Avenue; suffernfarmersmarket.wordpress.com.
Vendors: Auntie El’s, Meadowburn Farm, Do Re Me Farms, The Coffee Bakery, Perez Farm Family, Meredith’s Breads, Blue Jay Syrups, Queen of Tarts, Ol’ Darlin Soaps, Pennings Orchards, Hudson Valley Pantry, Midnight Sun Granola, Int’l Meat Pie Co., Rockland Roots, Immune Schein, Picklelicious, Teagevity, Liebestricken Soy Candles, Bonnie’s Baubles & Beads, Jenni Hoops, Zens Gemz, Fifi & Me, Get Glassy.
Ramapo: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., through Oct. 26
At Eugene Levy Memorial Park, 920 Route 45, Pomona.
Vendors: Do Re Me Farm and Apple Jack Farm.
Interested vendors can contact Nicole at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Piermont: 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Nov. 23.
M&T Bank Parking Lot: 527 Piermont Ave., 914-923-4837, www.downtoearthmarkets.com.
Vendors: #freedom Craft Brewery, Bearsville Bakers LLC, Bombay Emerald Chutney Co., Brookside Farm, Christiane’s Backstube, Dr. Pickle, Elodie Farm Bakery, John D Madura Farms, Kontoulis Family Olive Oil, Meredith’s Bread, Migliorelli Farm, Rockland Roots, Taiim Falafel Shack, Tierra Farm, Tuthilltown Spirits Farm Distillery, Valley Shepherd Creamery.