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

Chris Oswald

Rating:
Sunday, Sep. 10, 2017

We really enjoy heading here each Sunday for seasonal produce, tasty tamales and empenadas, and beer.

Stefan Leggin

Rating:
Sunday, Sep. 10, 2017

The quintessential DC Metro Farmers Market. Open every Sunday 10-2, all year long.

Jeasennette O'Brien

Rating:
Sunday, July 30, 2017

The farmers market is a Sunday must for my family. Everything is fresh, delicious, and the the farmers are so helpful.

Randy Hull

Rating:
Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Great produce. Great people. Family friendly

Erin Ballentine

Rating:
Friday, April 28, 2017

Lots of vendors. Everyone was so nice. Super fresh veggies and tons of cute stores nearby!


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