'Tis the Season for New Jersey Farmers Markets
We all love to boast about the best things New Jersey has to offer, so let's not forget about the produce at New Jersey farmers markets. We've uncovered some farmers markets that are open on weekends, so you won’t miss any of them due to your busy work week.
Northern New Jersey
The Sussex County Farmers Market at the Fairgrounds in Augusta offers plenty of delights. In addition to fresh produce, the market has flowers, cheeses, honey, meats, alpaca products, baked goods and salsa. Open Saturdays from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. from June through November.
Central New Jersey
If you're in Central Jersey, check out The Galleria Red Bank Farmers Market in Red Bank. Located in the heart of the Antique District, you'll be able to find fresh, locally grown produce every Sunday beginning Mother's Day from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. through mid-November. They also feature unique crafts and eateries for you to enjoy.
For a bit of a wider cuisine variety, check out the Montgomery Friends of Open Space Farmers Market at the Village Shopper parking lot in Skillman. On Saturdays beginning June 3 through October 28 from 9 a.m.–1 p.m., you can get fruits and vegetables along with grass-fed beef and pork, natural chicken, pies, breads and more! The volunteer organization that hosts the market emphasizes natural and green products, so you'll be sure to get the best.
Southern New Jersey
The Haddonfield Farmers Market offers entertainment — Master Gardeners, cook-offs and more! Located at Kings Court In the center of Historic Haddonfield, this market is open every Saturday, rain or shine, from 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m. through October 13.
What is your favorite local farmers market?