2021 Guide to Bergen County Farmers Markets

With summer almost upon us, Bergen County Farmers Markets will be prepping to open, ready to offer up everything the community needs – including a great day out.

Farmers markets even come CDC (Centers for Disease Control) approved:

  • Guidelines state that farmers’ markets are a lower-risk shopping option.
  • Buying healthy food options is important for physical and mental health.

Plus, supporting local businesses, farmers, and artisans helps the community.

So, if you’re a fan of fresh produce grown by local artisans and live near Bergen County, you have to check out these three amazing farmers’ markets.

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Ramsey Farmers Market – Open Now

Bergen County Farmers Markets

Location: Main Street Train Station

Opening Times: Sunday, 10 am – 1 pm throughout April. In May, times change to Sundays at 9 am – 2 pm.

Ends: Ramsey Farmers Market runs from April to November 2021.

What you need to know:

  • Masks are mandatory for all.
  • Where possible, pre-order and pre-pay.
  • No dogs allowed.
  • Don’t attend if you feel ill.
  • There will be sufficient spacing between vendors.
  • Observe social distancing.

Find out more on the website.

Westwood Farmers Market – Open Now

Bergen County Farmers Markets

Location: 40 Crest Street, Westwood. The parking lot at the Knight’s of Columbus of Westwood/Hillsdale Council.

Opening Times: Saturday from 10 am – 2 pm.

Ends: Westwood Farmers Market runs to the end of 2021 (date to be announced).

What you need to know:

  • The Westwood Farmers Market was a finalist in the Best of Bergen magazine 2020 & 2021.
  • Masks are mandatory for all.
  • Don’t attend if you feel ill.
  • Observe social distancing.

Find out more on their Facebook page.

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Oakland Giant Farmers Market – Open Now

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(Photo: Facebook)

Location: Copper Tree Mall Shopping Center. Located at 350 Ramapo Valley Road in Oakland, NJ, near the DMV.

Opening Times: Daily, from 8 am – 8 pm, except on Sundays, which is 8 am – 7 pm.

Ends: This indoor farmers market is open all year round.

What you need to know:

  • According to the market’s Facebook page: “The Oakland Giant Farmers Market is the largest indoor, year-round, gourmet market serving the finest of local and international products to our valued customers and businesses.”
  • Masks are mandatory for all.
  • Don’t attend if you feel ill.
  • Observe social distancing.

Find out more on their Facebook page.

Paramus Farmers Market – Opens June

Bergen County Farmers Markets

Location: Petruska Memorial Park

Opening Times: Wednesday, 12 pm – 6 pm from June 2nd, 2021.

Ends: Paramus Farmers Market runs from June to October 13th, 2021.

What you need to know:

  • Masks are mandatory for all.
  • Don’t attend if you feel ill.
  • Observe social distancing.

Find out more on their Facebook page.

For those concerned, mask-wearing, social distancing, and good food hygiene rules will be followed.

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