• A Guide to Farmers Markets in Hoboken + Jersey City

    Written by:

    If you’re like the Hoboken Girl team, then you love shopping {+ supporting} local businesses, especially when the weather grows warmer — and perusing outdoor markets becomes a weekly must. In light of this, we’ve rounded up the farmers markets opening around Hoboken + Jersey City this spring and summer 2019. More specifically, where to get fresh everything. Check out our comprehensive guide to farmers markets in Hoboken and Jersey City {and some of the vendors you’ll see at each}:

    farmers market graphic

    1. Garden Street Farmers Market

    hoboken-girl-blog-garden-street-farmers-market-2

    hoboken-girl-blog-garden-street-farmers-market-1

    This market is just a few blocks from the NYC Ferry and is open EVERY Saturday…rain or shine! Pet-friendly and equipped with kids crafts, special guest vendors, and more throughout the season.

    Where: 14th + Garden Street {Hoboken}

    When: Open June 1st – December || Saturdays from 9:00AM-2:00PM

    Social: Instagram | Facebook

    Vendors: Choc O Pain, Hoboken Farms, Lizzmonade, Mo Green Juice, Paolo’s Kitchen, Picklelicious, Schnackenbergs, Stony Hill Farms, Squirrel & the Bee, + many more.

    2. Hoboken Farmers Market

    hoboken-girl-blog-downtown-hoboken-farmers-1

    See More: Local Flower Shops in Hoboken + Jersey City to Get Fresh Flowers

    hoboken-girl-blog-downtown-hoboken-farmers-2

    This year, the regular Tuesday downtown market + the Thursday uptown market have merged together into one in order to have more space for educational programming, music, and additional vendors.

    Where: Church Square Park, Garden Street between 4th and 5th

    When: Open June – November || Tuesdays 2:00PM-7:30PM

    Social: Facebook

    Vendors: Union Hill Farms, Dr. Pickle, Gina’s Bakery, Hoboken Farms, Poplar Wood Farms, Stony Hill Farms, and more.

    3. Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market 

    hoboken-girl-blog-historic-downtown-jc-farmers-2

    With over 25 vendors, the Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market is an easy find and surely not to be missed. Conveniently open until 8PM for those who work a 9-5.

    Where: Grove Street PATH Plaza // Grove + Newark St {Jersey City}

    When: Open THIS Monday, April 29th – December 23rd, 2019 || Mondays + Thursdays from 4:00PM-8:00PM

    Social: Instagram | Facebook

    Vendors: Stony Hill Farms, Ort Farms, Taproot Organics, Bang Cookies, Hoboken Farms, FarmEats 100% Grass Fed Beef, Pasture Raised Pork & Chickens, Stella’s Empanadas & Argentine Grill, Vesco, Gourmet Nuts & Dried Fruit, Sweet Berry Bowls, Circle Brook Farm, Busy Bee Organics, United Food Concessions, Americas Kettle Korn,Graze and Braize Bread & Spoon, Jersey City Fish Stand and more.

    4. Riverview Farmers Market

    hoboken-girl-blog-riversview-farmers-1

    hoboken-girl-blog-riverview-farmers-2

    Take a stroll through Riverview Fisk Park {with NYC views} in Jersey City Heights and enjoy live music, yoga, and a variety of awesome vendors.

    Where: Riverview Fisk Park {Jersey City Heights}

    When: Open May 5th – November 17th || Sundays from 10:00AM-3:00PM

    Social: Instagram | Facebook

    Vendors: Alstede Farms, Nature’s Own, Stony Hill Farms, Choc-o-Pain, RH Farms, Gina’s Bakery, and more.

    READ: How to Have a Healthy Day Out in Hoboken With Kids

    6. Hamilton Park Farmers Market

    hamilton park farmers market

    A quick walk from the PATH, bus stop, and Light Rail}, the Hamilton Park Farmers Market has a mix of vendors ranging from local farms and restaurants to fitness vendors from time to time.

    Where: 344 Grove Street {Jersey City}

    When: May 1st – Dember 18th  // Wednesdays 3:00PM-7:30PM

    Social: Instagram | Facebook

    Vendors: Stony Hill Gardens, Carmine’s Pizza Factory, Lizzmonade, Hoboken Farms, Vesco Foods, Choc O Pain, Intrepid Fitness, Moffle Bar, Farmer & Chickpea, and more. 

    7. Van Vorst Park Farmers Market

    van vorst farmers market jersey city

    Conveniently located 3 blocks from the Grove Street PATH, visit Van Vorst Park’s farmers market for fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods, breads, prepared foods, and more.

    Where: 281 Montgomery Street {Jersey City}

    When: April 27th – December 7th// Saturdays 8:00AM-3:30PM

    Social: Instagram

    Vendors: TBD

    8. Journal Square Green Market

    journal square green market jersey city

    The Journal Square Green Market started 20 years ago as one of the first farmers markets in Jersey City — and it’s still thriving each year. Located in the heart of Jersey City and just steps away from the PATH station and bus stops, this market is super convenient to get to and enjoy.

    Where: Journal Square {Jersey City}

    When: May 1st – December 21st // Wednesdays + Fridays  2:00PM-7:00PM

    Vendors: Stony Hill Farms, Alstede Farms, + more

    More info here

    9. The Paulus Hook Farmers Market 

    paulus hook farmers market

    {Photo credit: @stonyhillfarms}

    This JC farmers market works with the Stony Hill Farms Market to sell fresh produce, pies, flowers, and more to locals and visitors alike. Stop by every Saturday for a tasty treat and a rummage through the market.

    Where: Washington Street {Jersey City}

    When: April 27th – December 21st // Saturdays 11:00AM-4:00PM

    Vendors: Stony Hill Farms 

    More info here

    10. Arlington Park Farmers Market

    arlington park farmers market

    {Photo credit: Facebook}

    This JC farmer’s market offers fresh fruit, veg, and baked goods whenever it’s on. Swing by every Saturday to stock up on some of the best produce in JC for the week.

    Where: Ocean Avenue + Arlington Avenue

    When: July 13th – October 26th // Saturdays 10:00AM-2:00PM

    Vendors: TBD

    More info here. 

    11. Lincoln Park Farmers Market 

    lincoln park farmers market

    {Photo credit: @fmlpws}

    Sponsored by the West Side Community Alliance, the Lincoln Park Farmers Market welcomes local farmers + artisans to sell fresh produce + goods to Jersey City residents.

    Where: Westside Avenue

    When: June 16th – October 27th // Sundays 10:00AM-3:00PM

    Vendors: TBD

    More info here

    Where’s YOUR favorite Farmers Market? Share with us in the comments!

    Have you joined our Facebook group yet? Request here to gain access to even more local tips, and connect with fellow Hudson County residents.


    Written by:

    Meg is a twenty-something “old soul” and is known to leave {red} lipstick marks on her coffee mugs. She moved to Hoboken last year for a boy {a wonderful one at that} and has happily resided uptown since. When she’s not writing our weekly events guide, she’s a real estate agent and an amateur photographer. You can usually find Meg at a local coffee shop, a hot yoga studio, or home with her two cats, Penny Lane & Lucy. She loves a good glass of wine and cooking to her favorite band, The Beatles. Show this girl a sense of humor or recommend some good fiction and she’ll love you, dearly.