Welcome to the 2016 Farmers Market season! Here’s a listing of all the farmers markets in Bucks County and nearby counties.
Most farmers’ markets in Bucks County are now selling a wide array of goods, all grown or produced in Bucks or nearby. Products like delicious baked goods (including cookies, breads, pies and more); Grass-fed beef, pasture-raised pork, poultry, and lamb; eggs, cheeses and yogurt from pastured animals; local unprocessed raw honey, maple syrup and beeswax candles; flowers and plants; jams, jellies, condiments and sauces; organic, fair trade, locally roasted coffees; prepared foods, hand-made soaps and lotions, artisan and handcrafted goods, and, of course, locally grown produce.
Here’s a listing of seasonal farm markets in Bucks (and nearby), arranged geographically (going south to north). Most of the markets take place rain or shine. Some have email lists or Facebook pages, a great reminder as well as source of what will be selling in the market that week. Click on the name of the market to go to their website and get even more information.
See our post Local Farmers Markets 2015 for year-round farm markets.
In Bucks County…
- Washington Crossing Farm Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm, River Road & Route 532, Washington Crossing. Beginning May 14 until October.
- Yardley Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm, Buttonwood Park, Yardley. Starting May 7 until October 1.
- Wrightstown Farmers Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm, at 2203 2nd Street Pike (next to the Wrightstown Township Municipal Building), Wrightstown. Opening day is May 7.
- The Farmers’ Market @ Playwicki Farm: Wednesdays 3:30 – 6:30 pm, 2350 Bridgetown Pike in Feasterville. Starting June 1 until September.
- Lower Makefield Farmers’ Market: Thursdays 3:30 – 6:30 pm, at Edgewood & Heacock Roads in Yardley. Starting May 26 through October 6.
- Doylestown Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 7 am – noon, on Hamilton St. near West State St. in Doylestown. Starting April 16 until November 19, rain or shine.
- Plumsteadville Grange Farm Market: Saturdays 9 am – 12:30 pm, at the Plumsteadville Grange near the intersection of Route 611 and Keller’s Church Rd. in Plumsteadville.
- Perkasie Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm, on 7th between Market and Chestnut Streets in Perkasie. Start date is June 4.
In nearby counties…
- Ambler Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm , SEPTA Parking Lot at Lindenwold Ave. near Butler Ave. in Ambler. Starting May 7 until October 29.
- Hatboro Farmers’ Market: Fridays at 6 pm till dusk, 32 N. York Road, Hatboro PA. Starting May 6 through end of October.
- Indian Valley Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm, at Penn Ave. and Main St. in Telford. Beginning June 18 until October 15.
- Lansdale Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm, Hillcrest Shopping Center parking lot, 664 E. Main Street, Lansdale. Opening day is May 21.
- Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market: Sundays 9 am – 1 pm, at Water Street Park on Water Street in Hellertown. Starting May 1 until November 20.
- Easton Farmers’ Market: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm (full season, May through November) at Centre Square in downtown Easton. The Saturday market begins May 7 to December 17.
Across da river in Jersey…
- Trenton Farmers’ Market: Tuesday – Saturday, 9 am – 6 pm, Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm, at 960 Spruce St. in Lawrence Township, NJ. Year round.
- Gravity Hill Farm Market: Tuesdays 1 – 6 pm, Sundays 10:30 am – 2:30 pm, in Titusville, NJ.
- Pennington Farmers’ Market: Saturday mornings, 101 Rt. 31 North at Rosedale Mills in Pennington, NJ. Beginning on May 28.
- Blue Moon Acres – Pennington Farm: Wednesday – Friday from 9 am – 6 pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 9 am – 5 pm.
- Sergeantsville Farmers Market: Saturdays 8:30 – noon, Routes 604 and 12. Starting May 7.
- Stockton Market: Fridays 3 – 7 pm, Saturdays 9 am – 4 pm, Sundays 10 am – 4 pm, on Bridge St. in Stockton, NJ. Year-round and indoor.
- Hunterdon Land Trust Alliance Farmers’ Market at Dvoor Farm: Sundays 11 am – 1 pm, at Dvoor Farm, at 111 Mine Street, in Flemington, NJ on the Route 12 (Dvoor) Circle. Beginning May 17 until November 22.
For more information on New Jersey markets in nearby Mercer County, see the State of New Jersey’s site, Jersey Fresh.
Let’s not forget the great year-round farmers’ markets in Bucks.
The Doylestown Food Co-op in Doylestown Borough offers locally sourced (within 100 miles) produce, baked goods, meats, dairy, bulk goods, locally roasted organic coffee and so much more. You don’t have to be a member to shop there (but it’s a good idea to support it).
None Such Farm Market in Buckingham provides meats, cheeses, baked goods, grocery items, plants, and fresh produce from their farm across the street.
Blue Moon Acres, also in Buckingham, sells their microgreens, grown in Buckingham, and vegetables from their Pennington farm on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10 am to 4 pm.
Sandy Ridge Farm Market in Doylestown Township is a year-round market focused on providing locally sourced products, including produce from their own farm.
Maximuck’s Farm Market, also in Doylestown, offers an array of produce and locally sourced products too, including their own vegetables and beef.
The indoor Newtown Farmers’ Market has been a mainstay in Newtown for years, with a diverse group of vendors from Amish, to Middle Eastern, to Asian and Mexican.
In Ivyland, Tanners Bros. Dairy Market offers their own meat and dairy products (and ice cream!), and nicely priced produce (sometimes local).
Carroll’s Seafood & Produce in Plumsteadville carries produce, local milk, and a good selection of fish. Likewise, Bolton’s in Silverdale. In addition to local produce, you can get their fresh, hormone-free, antibiotic-free poultry year-round, raised on their farm adjacent to the store.
Trauger’s in Kintersville carries a huge variety of fruit and vegetables from their 9th generation-owned farm.
To find more local farm stands and markets, check out the Fresh From Bucks County Farms Guide on the website of the Penn State Cooperative Extension, Bucks County. If you want to know where you can do “pick-your-own” produce, or who sells locally raised beef, it’s a great resource. According to the guide, the 2007 Census of Agricultural has ranked Bucks County as 20th in the nation in the category of Direct Sales by Farmers to Consumers for Human Consumption. Aren’t we lucky?
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