Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Aug. 6 - 13 National Farmer's Market

National Farmers Market Week
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Local Farmer Markets (Find your Favorite)

Booths Corner Farmers Market opened in 1930, it is a Delco thing and it has everything, including childhood memories. Anyone remember the Tater Man? Taters, Taters here! Friday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Located at 1362 Naamans Creek Road in Garnet Valley, PA.

Eddystone Produce 1301 Chester Pike in Crum Lynne. Open daily 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Gentile's Market in Newtown Square is a family run business that has been around for over 50 years that has grown out of hard work and word of mouth, good produce.

Indian Orchards 27 Cope Lane in Media, since 1913. Market Mid-June - End of October. Open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in season.




Lancaster County Farmers Market 389 Lancaster Avenue in Wayne. Wednesday and Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lansdowne Farmers Market 30 North Lansdowne Avenue across from the historic Lansdowne Theater 9:00 am to 1:00 pm every Saturday Memorial Day Weekend to November 1. 

Linvilla Farmers Market has gone far beyond your typical farmers market. It has a year round entertainment venue, with fresh fruit and vegetables and the opportunity to pick your own. The Linvill family purchased the farm in 1914.  Sunday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday and Saturday. August 12 is the Peach Festival. πŸ‘


Media Farmer's Market is on hiatus for the 2017 season according to th website and exploring locations for next year.

Oakmont Farmers Market Havertown every Wednesday from from May 20 to August 31st 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  After Labor Day, from September 6 to November 22nd 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  It is located in the Grace Chapel Parking Lot at 1 West Eagle Road in Havertown, on the southeast corner of the Darby and Eagle Roads intersection.

Various Produce Junctions located throughout Delco.
Boothwyn 2625 Chichester Avenue
Broomall 900 Sussex Blvd.
Darby 199 South Macdade Blvd.
Glenolden 31 West Oak Avenue

Ridley Park Farmers Market  A weekly, open-air Farmers Market held on Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in front of Borough Hall at Ward and Cresswell Streets through August 31.

Swarthmore Farmers Market in municipal building parking lot, across from the Swarthmore Co-op on Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Live music is also featured on Saturday. The Swarthmore Farmers Market community is looking for original recipes to be submitted by August 12 for a special prize. Details at the website under Feeling creative in the kitchen.

Tinicum Township Farmers Market  every other Wednesday, 4:30-7:30 p.m. at Governor Printz Park. (Corner of Rt.291 and Rt. 420) in season. Aug. 9, Aug.23, Sep. 6.

Wolf's Apple House and Farmers Market located in Media on Pennell Road their beginnings date back to 1910. Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. They have samples! { I love samples!} I went with the yellow mellon, it seemed sweeter and more mellow.

 
Reading Terminal in Philadelphia has everything and then some. Check the website calendar for special event times including Taste of Philadelphia Market Tours on Wednesday and Saturday and Free sample Thursday

Also check out the Grumblethorpe Farm Stand located in Historic Germantown, open Memorial Day through the end of September. Read about the Youth volunteers.

This information is to the best of my internet searching capability and accuracy.

 
BUY FRESH BUY LOCAL 

Aug. 11, USDA’s flagship Farmers Market in Washington is hosting several special events on the National Mall at 12th Street and Jefferson from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. and adding a special Night Market from 4 p.m.–8 p.m. Special guests include the Farmers Market Coalition, the official chef of the Washington Capitals Robert Wood, and the U.S. Army Band. 

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