Summer may be coming to an end later this month, but there’s still time to reap the benefits of its produce. Here is a list of the best farmers markets in Jersey City to check out before the seasonal fruits and veggies are gone!
Van Vorst Park Farmers Market
Van Vorst Park, 281 Montgomery Street
Open April – December // Saturdays 8:00AM-3:30PM
Located just a short walk from Quinn, the Van Vorst Park’s farmers market offers a plethora of delicious fresh fruits, veggies, baked goods, breads and prepared foods. Don’t forget to bring your tote bag!
Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market
Grove Street at Newark Avenue
Mondays & Thursdays from 4:00PM-8:00PM
Offering more than 25 vendors, the Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market is a must for any shopping list. The market conveniently stays open until 8pm for those who work a 9-5. Now that’s thoughtful and yummy.
The Journal Square Green Market
1 John Fitzgerald Kennedy Blvd
Open May – December // Wednesdays + Fridays 2:00PM-7:00PM
The Journal Square Green Market dates back to 20 years ago, when it debuted as one of the first farmers markets in Jersey City. Nestled in the heart of Jersey City, it is super easy to get to, and offers anything your hungry heart desires.
Riverview Farmers Market
Riverview-Fisk Park, 498 Palisade Ave
Open May – November || Sundays from 10:00AM-3:00PM
What better way to spend the afternoon than taking in scenic NYC views with a stroll through Jersey City Heights’ Riverview-Fisk Park while enjoying live music, yoga, and a plethora of vendors offering fresh produce and small bites?
Hamilton Park Farmers Market
Hamilton Park, 344 Grove Street
May – December // Wednesdays 3:00PM-7:30PM
This local market is located in popular Hamilton Park, and has an impressive list of vendors ranging from local farms and restaurants to fitness and health merchants. You’ll check off every box on your to-do list at this one-stop shop, which is located just over a mile from Quinn.