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Greenpoint / McCarren Park Greenmarket

Union Ave btwn Driggs & N 12th Street, Brooklyn [map]
Open Saturdays, year-round
Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

GrowNYC's Textile Recycling: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
GrowNYC's Compost Collection: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cash, EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, WIC Vegetable & Fruit checks & FMNP coupons accepted.
Winter EBT/Food Stamps and Debit/Credit Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This much-loved Saturday market, bridges the burgeoning Williamsburg community and long-time Greenpoint Polish communities who come to shop, mingle with neighbors, and enjoy McCarren Park. Open since 1997, this market has adapted to the changing face of the neighborhood while staying true to its loyal customers. People line up ten deep to purchase bottles of fresh milk and yogurt; an array of meat including grass-fed beef, pork, chicken and rabbit draws its own crowd. Seasonal fruit and vegetables are piled high, and honey, preserves, baked goods, eggs, and juice keep the crowds pleased year-round. 

Calendar of Events

Every Saturday Come listen to music by local artists, learn facts about featured market produce, take home market recipes, watch cooking demonstrations by local chefs and the market manager, and participate in family friendly activities!

Winter Warrior 2015
January 10th through March 28th

Earn rewards for being a year-round supporter of small family farms & local producers this winter! Visit the Market Information tent to receive a punchcard. Check in with the market manager each time you visit the market. After 10 visits, receive a coupon for a reward from one of our participating producers.


Arcadian Pastures Meats and poultry from Schoharie County, NY
Baker's Bounty Breads & pastries from Union County, NJ
Bodhitree Farm Vegetables from Burlington County, NJ (growing season only)
Brandywine Gardens Cactus and succulent plants from Chester County, PA
Consider Bardwell Goat and cows milk cheeses from Rutland County, VT
Cranberry Hall Farm Vegetables from Burlington County, NJ (growing season only)
DiPaola Turkeys Turkey from Mercer County, NJ
Divine Brine Pickled products and chutneys from Suffolk County, NY
Dutchmill Farm Cut flowers and plants from Gloucester County, NJ (growing season only)
Garden of Eve Certified organic produce from Suffolk County, NY
Haywood's Fresh Beef, pork, chicken, and eggs from Columbia County, NY
Healthway Farms Vegetables from Ulster County, NY
Holy Schmitt's Homemade Horseradish Fresh and prepared horseradish from Nassau County, NY (growing season only)
Hot Bread Kitchen Multi-ethnic artisan breads and tortillas from New York County, NY
Madura Farms Mushrooms from Orange County, NY
Maynard Farms & Orchards Orchard Fruit from Ulster County, NY
Nature's Way Farms Honey & candles from Chemung County, NY
Pura Vida Fisheries Wild-caught fish and seafood from Suffolk County, NY
Red Jacket Orchards Apples, plums, cherries, apricots, peaches, berries, and fresh juice from Ontario County, NY
Ronnybrook Farm Dairy Milk, yogurt, butter and ice cream from Columbia County, NY
S & S.O. Produce Farms Vegetables from Orange County, NY. One of Greenmarket`s founding farmers in 1976 (growing season only)


Stephen Wade has begun his first year with the Greenmarket in 2014. Until now, he has been working and volunteering for sustainability and agriculture projects in the New York area and completing his masters in Food Systems from the NYU Food Studies program. A child of California, Stephen enjoys hiking, yoga, and hosting a pop-up bakery and food preservation kitchen, along with slinging coffee, which he does in his non-market days. He is excited to be working for an organization with such a strong core mission of assisting family farms of the Northeast, who helps promote them and those who use their products.