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Queens Farmers Markets 2014

Opening Dates, Hours, Items & How To Shop - 13 Queens Farmers Markets

April 7, 2014 / Food & Wine in Queens / QueensBuzz. This report contains the opening dates, times / hours, items / selection, as well as links to online maps of all thirteen (13) Queens farmer markets, including address locations in Queens.

*Please note that all dates followed by an asterisk need to be updated with 2014 dates. We will update these as they become available, but the days / approximate dates noted below are likely close to what the 2014 season will show.


Queens Farmers Markets / Green Markets - Dates, Hours & Maps

queens farmers markets queens green marketsContinued. April 7, 2014 / Food & Wine in Queens / QueensBuzz.

This report is about HOW TO SHOP the Queens Farmers Markets / Green Markets in Queens NY including the hours, food selection and maps of the locations of the farmers markets located in Astoria, Long Island City LIC, Sunnyside, Woodside, Jackson Heights, Corona, Flushing, Jamaica and Glendale.

The Farmers Markets / Green Markets for Queens will begin soon. The Jackson Heights and LIC farmers markets are now open year 'round and the first two seasonal markets will open in June in Sunnyside and Atlas Park.

How To Shop Queens Farmers Markets & Green Markets

There are two shopping strategies. One is to go early for best selection, and the other is to go late to get the best prices. Naturally in the beginning of the day farmers have their entire inventory to show you, while late in the day, they may be open to reasonable requests for discounts so that they have less to carry back to the farm.

Greenmarkets / Farmers Markets 2014 - Queens NY

Ten of the thirteen outdoor markets are sponsored by Grow NYC which is supported by the City of New York Department of Parks and Recreation and the Council on the Environment of NYC. The Flushing Farmers market and the Jamaica Farmers market are managed and sponsored by an independent company - Down To Earth Markets. The Flushing farmers market is done in collaboration with the Queens Botanical Garden, and the Jamaica Farmers markets [Friday & Saturday] are done in collaboration with the Greater Jamaica Development Corporation, a non-profit organization in Jamaica.

Click this link for a map of all of the Farmers Markets / Green Markets in Queens or click this link for the business listing of the City Council on the Environment contact information.

Queens Events Calendar / Queens Farmers Markets

You may also find a listing of Queens farmers markets with links in our monthly Queens Events Calendar, along with many other things to do in Queens.


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Queens Farmers Markets / Queens Green Markets


Astoria Farmers Market 2014

astoria farmers market fresh food & food stores in astoria nyWEDNESDAYS: 8 am – 3 pm. Open July 9 - November 26.

Location: 14th Street between 31st Avenue & 31st Road - Also see LIC & Sunnyside.

Astoria Farmers Market Items / Selection. This market includes vegetables, Mexican specialty peppers, cut flowers and orchard fruit from upstate New York.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons accepted.

Map. Click here for a map of the Astoria Farmers Market - Farmers Market in Astoria Queens.

Nearby Astoria / LIC Shops. Click here to view nearby shops in Astoria and nearby LIC shops.

Astoria / LIC Restaurants. Click here to view nearby restaurants in Astoria and nearby restaurants in LIC.


Corona Farmers Market 2014

corona farmers market fresh fruits & vegetables in corona nyFRIDAYS: 8 am – 5 pm. Open July 11 - November 21.

Location: Roosevelt Avenue at 103rd Street / Corona Plaza

Corona Farmers Market Items / Selection. This market includes vegetables, Mexican salsas & specialty products, herbs, cut flowers, eggs, orchard fruit, grapes, juices and cider from New York State farmers.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons accepted 8am-2pm.

Map. Click here for a map of the Corona Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in Corona Queens.

Jackson Heights Shops. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights shops.

Jackson Heights Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights restaurants.


Discontinued - Douglaston Farmers Market

SUNDAYS: 8 am – 3 pm. Closed

Location: 41st Avenue and 235th Street

Douglaston Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes wild fish and shellfish from Long Island; organic breads & pastries, artisanal breads, vegetables, Mexican specialty products, orchard fruits, plants, baked goods, chicken, beef, duck, turkey, cornish hens and eggs from New York State; cheese, lamb, turkey from New Jersey; and vegetables and baked goods from Connecticut.

Map. Click here for a map of the Douglaston Farmers Market - one of the Queens farmers markets.


Elmhurst Farmers Market 2014

elmhurst farmers market fresh produce in elmhurst nyTUESDAYS: 8 am – 4 pm. Open June 3 - December 23.

Location: 41st Avenue between 80th & 81st Streets - also see Jackson Heights

Elmhurst Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes vegetables, fruit, and baked goods from New York State farmers.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons accepted.
EBT/Debit/Credit accepted 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Map. Click here for a map of the Elmhurst Farmers Market - one of the Queens farmers markets.

Flushing Shops. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights shops.

Jackson Heights Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights restaurants.



Flushing Farmers Markets 2014 - Queens Botanical Garden

farmers markets in flushing farmers marketsFRIDAYS: 8.30 am - 4 pm. Open June 21 - November 22 *.

Location: Queens Botanical Gardens - Dahlia Avenue of Main Street

Flushing Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fruits, vegetables, herbs, multi-grain bread, eggs, meat, honey, chutney, pickles, cider and more - mostly produced and sold by New York State farmers.

Map. Click this link to view a map to the Queens Botanical Gardens which is the location of the Flushing Farmers Markets - Farmers Markets in Flushing Queens.

Flushing Shops. Click here to view nearby Flushing shops.

Flushing Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Flushing restaurants.

NY Hall of Science farmers market ended Fall 2011.


Forest Hills Farmers Market 2014

Sundays: 8 am – 3 pm. Open Year Round.

Forest Hills Farmers Market Location: Queens Blvd & 70th Avenue [near the Post Office]

Forest Hills Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fresh vegetables, orchard fruits, baked goods, wine, eggs & meat from New York State farmers.

Green Services: Compost Collection 10 am - 12 noon.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted 8:30am-2pm.

Map. Click here to view a map of the Forest Hills Farmers Market in Queens.


Discontinued - Glendale Farmers Market

Saturdays: 8 am – 3 pm. Closed.

Glendale Farmers Market Location: Atlas Park Mall at Cooper & 80th Street

Glendale Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fresh vegetables, orchard fruits and baked goods from New York State farmers.

Map. Click here to view a map of the Atlas Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in Glendale Queens.


Jackson Heights Farmers Market 2014

jackson heights farmers market farmers markets in jackson heightsJackson Heights Farmers Market Location: Travers Park on 34th Avenue between 76th and 77th Streets - also see Elmhurst

SUNDAYS between 8 am – 3 pm [closes 2 pm Winter Hours]. Open Year Round.

Jackson Heights Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes: 1) fresh seafood and wines from Long Island; 2) breads, tortillas, duck, vegetables, grass fed beef, organic vegetables, honey, candles, milk, yogurt, butter, ice cream, berries, eggs, pork & fruit from upstate New York; 3) vegetables, turkey, breads and baked goods from New Jersey; and 4) goats milk cheeses & maple syrup from Vermont.

Green Services: Textile Recycling from 8 am - 1.30 pm & Compost Collection from 9 am - 1 pm.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP checks accepted.
EBT/Food Stamps & Debit/Credit accepted 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Map. Click here for a map to the Jackson Heights Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in Jackson Heights Queens.

Jackson Heights Shops. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights shops.

Jackson Heights Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Jackson Heights restaurants.


Jamaica Farmers Market 2014

jamaica farmers market fresh food & food stores in jamaica nyLocation: 90-40 160th Street off Jamaica Avenue

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS 8.30 am - 4 pm. Open June 21 & 22 - November 22 & 23 *:

Jamaica Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fruits, herbs, plants, vegetables, multi-grain breads, eggs, honey, chutney and pickles, all or most of which is grown / sold by New York State farmers.

Map. Click here to view a map of the Jamaica Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in Jamaica Queens.

Nearby Jamaica NY Shops. Click here to view nearby Jamaica NY shops.

Jamaica NY Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Jamaica NY restaurants.


Long Island City Farmers Market 2014

lic farmers market fresh food & food stores in licLocation: Socrates Sculpture Park at Vernon Blvd & Broadway - also see Astoria & Sunnyside

SATURDAYS 8 am - 4 pm. Open June 7 to November 22.

LIC Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fruits, juices, berries, honey, artisan breads and tortillas, Mexican specialty products, organic and natural vegetables sold by New York State Farmers.

Green Services: Compost collection from 9 am - 12 noon.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Checks accepted
EBT/Debit/Credit accepted 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Map. Click here to view a map of the Long Island City Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in LIC Queens.

Long Island City / LIC Shops.And click here to view nearby LIC shops and nearby Astoria shops.

Long Island City / LIC Restaurants. And click here to view nearby LIC restaurants and nearby Astoria restaurants.


Long Island City Youth Market - LIC

Location: 48th Avenue & Vernon Blvd

SATURDAYS 9 am - 4 pm. July 13 to November 23.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted.

Selection: Fruits, vegetables and an assortment of other items. More info to come when they open.


Brooklyn Grange Farmers Market - in LIC

brooklyn grange farmers market hoursLocation: 37-16 Northern Blvd [Standard Motor Lofts Building]

SATURDAYS 10 am - 3 pm. Walk thru cafe & take elevator to R for Roof. Open Year Round

Selection: Fresh greens, organic eggs, organic honey, cucumbers, herbs, and other seasonal vegetables grown on the roof of the building.


Pomonok / Flushing Farmers Market 2014

Location: 67-09 Kissena Blvd, Flushing 11367 - across from Queens College.

FRIDAYS: 10 am - 5 pm. Open July 12 - November 29 *.

Map: Click to view a map of Queens Community House Pomonok Center Farmers Market.


Ridgewood Farmers Market / Youth Market 2014

SATURDAYS: 10 am – 3 pm. Open July 13 - November 23.

Location: Myrtle Avenue & Cypress Avenue & Putnam.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted.

Ridgewood Farmers Market / Youth Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes fruits and vegetables purchased from a local wholesaler.

Map. Click here for a map of the Ridgewood Farmers Markets - one of the Queens farmers markets.


Rockaway Beach Farmers Market / Youth Market 2014 - Queens

SATURDAYS: 10 am – 3 pm. Open July 13 - November 23.

Location: Rockaway Beach Blvd. between Beach 67th & 69th Sts., Queens

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted.

Rockaway Beach Farmers Market / Youth Market Items / Selection. Fruits, vegetables and an assortment of other items. More info to come when they open.

Map. Click here for a map of the Rockaway Farmers Market - TBD.


Sunnyside Farmers Market 2014

sunnyside farmers market fresh food grocery stores in sunnyside nyLocation: Skillman Avenue at 43rd Street - also see LIC and Astoria

SATURDAYS 8 am – 3 pm. Open June 7 - December 20.

Sunnyside Farmers Market Items / Selection. This Queens farmers market includes honey, pears, applies, cider, baked goods, pickled products and chutney, vegetables, Mexican specialty products, berries, wines, eggs, chickens, baked goods, cheese, breads, orchard fruit, grass fed beef and natural vegetables sold by New York State Farmers.

Green Services: Compost collection from 9 am - 1 pm.

Special Services: EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted 8am-2:30pm.

Map. Click here to view a map of the Sunnyside Farmers Market - Farmers Markets in Sunnyside Queens.

Woodside & Sunnyside Shops. Click here to view nearby Sunnyside shops & Woodside shops and nearby shops in Astoria or LIC shops.

Woodside & Sunnyside Restaurants. Click here to view nearby Sunnyside restaurants & Woodside Restaurants and nearby Astoria restaurants or Long Island City / LIC restaurants.


Farmers / Green Markets 2014 - Related Shopping

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You can also click this link into the Queens Business Directory to find local merchants and merchandise.


Queens Events Calendar / Queens Farmers Markets

You may also find a listing of Queens farmers markets with links in our monthly Queens Events Calendar, along with many other things to do in Queens.


Queens Farmers Markets 2013 - Neighborhood Info

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