Pittsburgh April 16, 2017
These 7 Incredible Farmers Markets In Pittsburgh Are A Must Visit
Add fresh fruits and vegetables to your menu all summer long without having to deal with the backbreaking work of planting and tending to your own garden. Simply visit one of the incredible farmers markets in Pittsburgh, which promise fresh produce, delectable homemade goods, and a range of other goodies.
1. East Liberty Farmers Market – Station Street & North. Euclid Avenue, Pittsburgh 15206
Citiparks features several farmers markets throughout the Pittsburgh area, including Squirrel Hill, Mellon Square, North Side, and East Liberty. Head to the East Liberty Farmers Market for fresh fruit, vegetables, cheese, meat, and bakery items every Monday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. starting in the late spring.
2. Bloomfield Saturday Market – 5050 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Enjoy live entertainment while strolling around the Bloomfield Saturday Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market features an array of booths with vendors selling fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, and offering cooking demonstrations. Food trucks are also a common sight. The 2017 season begins May 20 and runs through November 4.
3. Lawrenceville Farmers Market – 250 40th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Spend your Saturdays from June through September at the Lawrenceville Farmers Market, a sprawling market that accepts cash, credit cards, and SNAP benefits cards. Welcoming shoppers each Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., the Lawrenceville Farmers Market offers plenty of fresh fruits, vegetables, and other goods.
4. Fox Chapel Farmers Market – 423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
From mid-June through late October, Shadyside Academy's first parking lot becomes the site of the Fox Chapel Farmers Market. Visit every Wednesday between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to purchase fresh fruit, vegetables, cheeses, desserts, and other goods. The farmers market also features live entertainment and games like corn hole.
5. Patty’s Farm Market – 103 Delafield Avenue, Aspinwall, PA 15215
Patty's Farm Market promises everything you'll find in those weekly farmers markets all week long. The indoor farmers market boasts a large assortment of fruits, vegetables, and baked goods. Stop by Patty's Farm Market Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
6. Freedom Falls Farmers Market – 795 Pittsburgh Road, Butler, PA 16002
Stock on the freshest local produce at Freedom Falls Farmers Market in Butler. Come for the fresh fruits and vegetables then stay for a scrumptious sandwich from the sandwich shop or a delectable donut from the nearby donut shop. Freedom Falls Farmers Market is open Wednesday through Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
7. South Side Farmers Market – 18th & Carson Streets, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Plan a stop at the Ciitparks South Side Farmers Market every Tuesday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. The quaint farmers market boasts fresh cheeses, meats, fruits, and vegetables as well as homemade baked goods. Citiparks Farmers Markets are open late spring through fall.
What other farmers markets in Pittsburgh do you think should be on a part two of this list? Share your thoughts below! Spring’s not just about farmers markets. You’ll also want to visit these seven
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