MARKET OPENING SOON FOR THE 2015 SEASON
Roosevelt Ave at 103 Street, Queens [map]
Open Fridays, 7/10 - 11/20
Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons accepted 8am-2pm.
Situated by Corona Plaza at the foot of the 103rd St-Roosevelt stop on the elevated 7 train, and surrounded by stores and shops, this market serves the diverse surrounding community with farm-fresh produce and family friendly activities that emphasize the importance and benefits of eating fresh, locally grown food. Shop for seasonal vegetables grown in the famous "Black Dirt" region of New York's Orange County, stunning and unique specialty Mexican vegetables and herbs, as well as apples, grapes, cider and fruit juice pressed from locally grown fruit.
Community activities, cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges will add to the diverse nature of this market.
Every Friday: Come See What’s Cookin’ KIDS! with NYC Department of Health's Stellar Markets program. Come See What’s Cookin’ KIDS! provides FREE food-based activities for children 6 and under. Children explore new fruits and vegetables grown by a local farmer and participate in interactive activities. Topics include: where fruits and vegetables grow, smart snacking, tasting new foods and eating a variety of colorful fruits and vegetables.
Angel Family Farm Vegetables, Mexican specialty products, salsas, herbs, and cut flowers from the Black Dirt region of Orange County, NY
Hot Bread Kitchen Multi-ethnic artisan breads and tortillas from New York County, NY
Mimomex Farm Vegetables, herbs, Mexican specialty produce and eggs from Orange County, NY
R & G Produce Vegetables from Orange County, NY
Terhune Orchards Orchard fruit from Dutchess County, NY