Sunset Park Greenmarket

4th Ave btwn 59th & 60th St, Brooklyn [map]
Open Saturdays, July 9 - November 19 
Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

GrowNYC's Compost Collection: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

Cash, EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, WIC Vegetable & Fruit checks & FMNP coupons accepted.

Open since 2001 and set on a hill a stone's throw from the upper New York Bay, this bustling market serves a predominantly Hispanic and Asian population with a bountiful variety of fresh local products including vegetables from two specialty Latino growers, and orchard fruit that is harvested at its absolute peak of ripeness. 

Calendar of Events

Community activities, cooking demonstrations, and recipes exchanges all add to the diverse nature of this particular market.

Beginning July 9th, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Stellar Farmers’ Markets Program will conduct weekly bilingual nutrition education workshops and cooking demonstrations at this market. Every participant over 18 years of age will receive a $2 Health Bucks coupon for attending the workshop to use towards the purchase of fruits and vegetables.

Farmers

Angel Family Farm Vegetables from Orange County, NY
Jersey Farm Produce Vegetables, herbs, and small fruit from Hunterdon County, NJ. A New Farmer Development Project participant.
Mimomex Farm Vegetables from Orange County, NY
Toigo Orchards Orchard fruit from Cumberland County, PA
Wager's Cider Mill Orchard fruit, grapes, juice and cider from Yates County, NY

Manager

 

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