The season is finally here for farmer’s markets in Jersey City! I’m obviously over the moon about this and you should be, too! Fresh fruits and vegetables, delectable baked goods…even knife sharpening. It’s all back! The glorious days of farmer’s markets usually begin in May, but this year there are some markets opening earlier. Hamilton Park’s market opens today! Check out what will be open where and when. Stay tuned, as some information will be updated in coming weeks. Happy shopping!Hamilton Park Farmer’s Market Kicks off Wednesday, April 17 Every Wednesday from 3pm – 7:30pm through December
This is my closest farmer’s market and my most frequented. It has become such a staple of our summer. We’ve watched this little market grow by leaps and bounds these past few years. This year they’ve added even more vendors. Vendors include: Cocoa Bakery (my personal favorite), Lizzmonade (yum, another staple of summer), Pizza Vita Mobile Pizza Truck, Poplar Wood Farm, City Girls Food, Amanda Bananas and many more!Van Vorst Park Farmer’s Market Kicks off Saturday, April 20 Every Saturday from 8am – 3pm through December
Saturday mornings are a great time to peruse this laid-back market in Van Vorst Park. Vendors include Hoboken Farms, Aspercolas Farms, Central Valley Farm, Cocoa Bakery, Lizzmonade, Honey Bakery, X-Caliber knife sharpeners, How Sweet It Is and more.Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmer’s Market Kicks off Monday, May 13 Every Monday and Thursday from 4pm – 8pm through December
This market is conveniently located at the Grove Street PATH Plaza. So, you can easily grab some good eats on the way home from work. Along with great vendors, this market offers up the area’s greatest food trucks (including The Taco Truck)! Vendors include: Cocoa Bakery, Lizzmonade, Staten Island Kettle Korn, Amanda Bananas, BBQ at Legal Beans, Jersey City Veggie Burgers and many more!Journal Square Farmer’s Market Kicks off Wednesday, June 19 (this is the scheduled date, but they may open earlier) Every Wednesday and Friday from 11am – 7:30pm
It’s located on the plaza just outside the Journal Square PATH station. Vendors this year include: Ort Farms, Alstede Farms, Stony Hill Farms, Honey Bakery, Senor Peanuts, Baker’s Bounty and many more.Riverview-Fisk Farmer’s Market Kicks off Sunday, May 5 Every Sunday from 9am – 2pm
This year marks the third season for this farmer’s market in JC Heights. Vendors will include Alstede Farms, Nature’s Own, Cocoa Bakery, Honey Bakery, Pickle Licious, Pizza Vita Mobile Pizza Truck, Jersey City Veggie Burgers, Handmade Jewelry by Jade, Aurora Naturals of Hunterdon and many more.