2021 Guide to Bergen County Farmers Markets

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

2021 Guide to Bergen County Farmers Markets
(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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