Bensonhurst Greenmarket

18th Ave btwn 81st & 82nd Streets, Brooklyn [map]
Open Sundays, 6/4 - 11/19 

Market Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cash, SNAP/EBT, Debit/Credit, WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted.

Health Bucks are here! EBT users -- for every $5 spent in EBT, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.

Located inside Milestone Park, this Sunday market brings the Chinese, Italian, and Hispanic population from the multiethnic neighborhood of Bensonhurst together to enojoy a relaxing Sunday in the park, play dominoes, catch up with friends, and shop for fresh fruits and vegetables, honey and specialty Mexican herbs. 

Calendar of Events

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

Beginning in 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

Alex Farm Apiary Honey from Orange County, New York
Kernan Farms Vegetables from Cumberland County, NJ
Toigo Orchards orchard fruit from Cumberland County, PA

Manager

 

 

This week, we are honoring Marian Heiskell and her contributions to GrowNYC and its Gardens Program.

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