Takoma Park Farmers Market


History:

Organized in 1982, the Takoma Park Farmers Market was the Washington area's first Sunday market and an early pioneer in the "producers-only" movement.

When the market opened, in mid-summer 1983, it featured about a half dozen farmers and only partly filled the north side of Laurel Ave. Customers were few and sales were modest. Today almost two dozen producers line both sides of Laurel Avenue, and the market attracts thousands of people weekly to shop at its burgeoning stands.

Along the way, the market has greatly expanded the range and availability of the products it offers-from heirloom tomatoes and variegated sweet corn to free-range eggs and exotic bouquets.

But some things, happily, have remained unchanged. Two of the original vendors continue to sell at the Takoma Park Farmers Market: Potomac Vegetable Farms and Twin Springs Fruit Farm. 

Market Hours:

Year Round
Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location:  Laurel Avenue, Takoma Park


Reviews

Westlake Financial

Rating:
Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017

Must go if your looking for the freshest food directly from the farmer. Great for veggies, meats and awesome cheese!

Luis R. Durand

Rating:
Monday, March 6, 2017

NIce friendly seller, lots good fresh produce, I fell like old town market

Elisa Ferrante

Rating:
Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017

Very nice farmers market with a good selection of vendors, covering just about anything you might need.

Jason LaGarde

Rating:
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016

This is a great farmers market. Even in the intense heat yesterday, there were more than enough awnings over the stands to easily provide cover as you walked around. There was a vineyard (Elk's Run) there as well and a indie brewery trying to get started.

Robert Player

Rating:
Monday, April 3, 2017

Great selection, considerate venders


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