Fordham Plaza Greenmarket

Fordham Plaza - E Fordham Rd & 3rd Ave, Bronx [map]
Open Fridays (new day!), June 15 - November 30 
Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cash, SNAP/EBT, Debit/Credit, WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted.
Health Bucks are available year-round! EBT users -- for every $5 spent in EBT, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.

GrowNYC's Clothing Collection: 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. *NEW!
GrowNYC's Food Scrap Composting: 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. *NEW!

A lively farmers market--located at 3rd Avenue and E. Fordham Road, adjacent to a bustling transit hub and Fordham University--the Fordham Greenmarket will serve Bronx residents, commuters, area workers, and students, faculty, and staff at the university. This weekday market will offer a terrific array of fresh, locally-grown produce and tasty baked goods. The Fordham Greenmarket will also host free community activities, as well as nutrition education and cooking demonstrations conducted by the Department of Mental Health and Hygiene’s Stellar Markets program, further enhancing an amicable neighborhood rapport.

Calendar of Events

Community activities, cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges will add to the diverse nature of this market.

From July 6th until September 28thCornell Cooperative Extension will conduct weekly bilingual nutrition education workshops and cooking demonstrations at this market. Visit their stand each week to learn how to choose and store fresh produce, and nutritious preparations to try at home! 

Farmers

Acevedo's Farm Vegetables from Orange County, NY
Breezy Hill Orchards, Seton Farm Pears, apples, cider, and baked goods from Dutchess County, NY
Francesca's Bakery Breads and baked goods from Middlesex County, NJ
Knoll Krest Farm Eggs, pasta, soups, and baked goods from Dutchess County, NY
R & G Produce Vegetables from Orange County, NY

Manager

 

There’s nothing like coming out of the cavernous Union Square subway station to a canopy of tree branches covered in spring blossoms, the tents of the Greenmarket visible just beyond.

And then there’s the smell…strawberries.

Now you can make one of these delicious strawberry recipes!

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