Correction to This Article
This listing of Washington area farmers markets contained inaccurate information for several markets in Loudoun County and Howard County. The information has been corrected below.

Farmers Markets in the Washington Area 2009

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

The District
Maryland: Anne Arundel County | Calvert County | Charles County | Frederick County | Howard County | Montgomery County | Prince George's County | St. Mary's County
Virginia: Alexandria | Arlington County | Fairfax City | Fairfax County | Falls Church | Fauquier County | Loudoun County | Prince William County


14th & U Farmers Market
14th and U streets NW
202-536-5571 (Robin Shuster)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21

Adams Morgan Farmers Market
Columbia Road and 18th Street NW
301-587-2248, (Michael Taber)
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 16-Dec. 19

Bloomingdale Farmers Market
First and R streets NW
202-536-5571 (Robin Shuster)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 17-Nov. 22

Chevy Chase Farmers Market
5701 Broad Branch Rd. (Lafayette Elementary School parking lot)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, April 25-Nov. 21

D.C. Open-Air Farmers Market at RFK Stadium
Benning Road and Oklahoma Avenue NE (parking lot No. 7)
301-325-3762 (James Williams)
6 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays, year-round unless there is a game at RFK

Dupont Circle FreshFarm Market
20th and Q streets NW
Sundays, year-round: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. through Dec. 27; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 3-March 28, 2010

Eastern Market Outdoor Farmers Market
225 Seventh St. SE
301-674-4400, Ext. 105 (Bryan Cook)
7 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, year-round

Foggy Bottom FreshFarm Market
I Street NW between New Hampshire Avenue and 24th Street
2:30-7 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 25

Georgetown Farmers Market in Rose Park
26th and O streets NW
202-352-6438 (Leslie Wheelock)
4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, May 6-Oct. 28

Glover Park-Burleith Farmers Market
Wisconsin Avenue and 34th Street (Hardy Middle School parking lot)
917-535-4698 (Lauren Biel)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, June 13-Oct. 3

H Street FreshFarm Market
600 block of H Street NE
9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21

Historic Brookland Farmers Market
Sundays: 12th and Newton streets NE
Tuesdays: 10th and Otis streets NE
202-526-4848 (Lavinia Wohlfarth)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 17-Oct. 25; 4-7 p.m. Tuesdays, mid-June-Oct. 27

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market
3200 Mount Pleasant St. NW (Lamont Park)
410-303-0864 (Rebbie Higgins)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21

New Morning Farmers Market
36th Street and Alton Place NW (Sheridan School parking lot)
814-448-3904 (Jim Crawford)
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, June 6-March 13, 2010; 4-8 p.m. Tuesdays, June 9-Sept. 29

Palisades Farmers Market
48th Place NW and MacArthur Boulevard
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, year-round

Penn Quarter FreshFarm Market
Eighth and D streets NW
3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Dec. 17

University of the District of Columbia and Mid-Atlantic Growers and Consumer Cooperatives Farmers Market
4200 Connecticut Ave. NW
202-274-7148 (Mary N. Elliott)
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Through Nov. 14

USDA Farmers Market
12th Street and Independence Avenue SW
202-720-8317 (Velma Lakins)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, June 5-Oct. 30

USDOT Farmers Market
1200 New Jersey Ave. SE (Navy Yard Metro)
202-366-8932 (Carolyn Pemberton)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, May 5-Nov. 17

Vermont Avenue FreshFarm Market
Vermont Ave between H and I between McPherson and Lafayette squares
3-7 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 17 to Oct. 29

Ward 8 Farmers Market
Martin Luther King Jr. and Alabama avenues SE
202-561-8204 (Virginia Major)
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, June 6-Nov. 21


Anne Arundel County

Annapolis FreshFarm Market
Compromise Street (Donner parking lot at harbor)
8 a.m.-noon Sundays, May 3-Nov. 22

Anne Arundel County Farmers Market Inc.
Riva Road and Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis
410-349-0317, (Brenda Conti)
7 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, June 9-Oct. 27; 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays through Dec. 19

Centre at Glen Burnie Farmers Market
6711 Ritchie Hwy. (parking lot in front of Best Buy)
410-222-7410 (Lisa Barge)
9 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, June 24-Aug. 26

Deale Farmers Market
5965 Deale-Churchton Rd. (Cedar Grove United Methodist Church parking lot)
410-867-4993 (Gail Wilkerson)
3-6 p.m. Thursdays, July 2-Oct. 29

Piney Orchard Farmers Market
Stream Valley Drive off Route 170, Odenton (community center parking lot)
410-867-9162 (Bill Morris)
2-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, May 13-Nov. 25

Severna Park Farmers Market
Ritchie Highway and Jones Station Road
410-827-9192 (Anita Robertson)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, April 25-Oct. 24

Westfield Annapolis Farmers Market
2002 Annapolis Mall (Defense Highway/Route 450, between Jennifer and Bestgate roads, in the mall parking lot next to Sears Automotive)
410-349-0317 (Brenda Conti)
Sundays: 12:30-2:30 p.m. through April 26, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. May 3-Oct. 25.

Calvert County

Prince Fredrick Farmers Market
Prince Frederick Shopping Center, 98 S. Solomons Island Rd., Route 4 at Duke Street
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, early June-late November

North Beach Farmers Market
Fifth Street between Chesapeake and Bay avenues
6-9 p.m. Fridays, May 15-Oct. 2

Solomons Farmers Market
Solomons Island Road (boardwalk parking lot)
4-8 p.m. Thursdays, July 2-Nov. 26

Charles County

La Plata Farmers Market
Charles Street and Washington Avenue (courthouse parking lot)
8 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Frederick County

Emmitsburg Farmers Market
302 S. Seton Ave.
240-629-6303 (Amy Naill)
3-6:30 p.m. Fridays, June 19-Sept. 25

Everedy Square and Shab Row Farmers Market
Church and East streets, Frederick
301-898-3183 (Wendy Barth)
3-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 4-Oct. 29

Farmers Market at the National Cancer Institute at Frederick
Sultan Street, in front of Building 549
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 16-Oct. 27

Great Frederick Farmers Market
East Patrick Street (fairgrounds)
301-663-5895 (Robert Fogle)
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Middletown Farmers Market
Christ Reformed United Church of Christ, South Church Street across from the firehouse
240-422-9237 (Mark Boettcher)
3-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 18-Oct. 8

Thurmont Main Street Farmers Market
Thurmont Carnival Grounds, Boundary Avenue
301-271-7313, Ext. 204 (Bill Blakeslee)
8-11 a.m. Saturdays, July 18-Aug. 29

Walkersville Farmers Market
9224 Devilbiss Bridge Rd. (Heritage Farm Park)
301-845-4500 (Gloria Long Rollins)
4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, June 3-Sept. 23

West Frederick Farmers Market
110 Baughman's Lane
301-898-3183 (Wendy Barth)
10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21

Howard County

Howard County Farmers Market at East Columbia Library
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia (library parking lot)
410-489-4460 (Linda Brown)
2-6 p.m. Thursdays, May 7-mid-November

Howard County Farmers Market at Glenwood Library
2350 State Route 97, Cooksville
410-489-4460 (Linda Brown)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 9-Oct. 31

Howard County Farmers Market at Oakland Mills
Oakland Mills Village Center, 5851 Robert Oliver Pl., Columbia (Stevens Forest Road lot)
410-489-4460 (Linda Brown)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 3-mid-November

Montgomery County

Bethesda Farmers Market
Norfolk and Woodmont avenues
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays, May-October

Bethesda United Church of Christ Farmers Market
Fernwood Road and Democracy Boulevard
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, May 7-Nov. 19; 10 a.m-2 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Clarksburg Town Center Farmers Market
Intersection of Public House Road and Ebenezer Chapel Drive in Clarksburg Town Center
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sundays, June 7- November 1, 2009

Concord-St. Andrew's United Methodist Church Farmers Market
River and Goldsboro roads, Bethesda
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, year-round except Christmas week

Crossroads Farmers Market
Crossroads Shopping Center, 7676 New Hampshire Ave., Takoma Park
301-693-1241 (Michele Thornett)
3-7 p.m. Wednesdays, June 6-Nov. 14

Farmers Market at the Kentlands
Kentlands Main Street Pavilion, 301 Main St., Gaithersburg
301-258-6350 (Nansie Heimer Wilde)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21 (depending on weather)

Friendship Heights Village Center Farm Market
4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase
301-656-2797 (Jenny Fogerty)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Nov. 21

Gaithersburg Farmers Market
Fulks Corner Avenue at Route 355
301-590-2830 (Jeremy Chris)
2-6 p.m. Thursdays, June-October

Hares Valley Growers Farm Stand
4600 Waverly Ave., Garrett Park (post office parking lot)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 23-Nov. 21; every fourth Saturday of the month the rest of the year

Kensington Farmers Market
Howard Avenue (Kensington train station parking lot)
301-949-2424 (Shirley Watson)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, April-October

Montgomery Farm Women's Cooperative Market
7155 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
301-652-2291, (John Noktehdan)
7 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays; year-round

Olney Farmers and Artists Market
Olney-Sandy Spring and Spartan roads (Olney Town Center parking lot)
301-646-9938 (Amy K. Harbison)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 10-Nov. 8

Potomac Farmers Market
10301 River Rd. (Potomac Presbyterian Church parking lot)
1-4:30 p.m. Thursdays, June-October

Rockville Farmers Market
Wednesdays: East Montgomery Avenue at Rockville Town Center
Saturdays: Route 28 and Monroe Street (jury parking lot)
240-314-8606 (Colleen McQuitty)
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, June 3-Oct. 28; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 16-Nov. 21

Silver Spring FreshFarm Market
Ellsworth Drive between Fenton and Cedar streets (parking lot 3)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, April 18-Dec. 19

Takoma Park Farmers Market
Laurel Avenue between Eastern and Carroll avenues
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, year-round

Wheaton Farmers Market
Reedie Drive between Veirs Mill Road and Georgia Avenue
410-215-7173 (Margie Satterly)
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, June 7-Oct. 25

Prince George's County

American Market at National Harbor
American Way between Waterfront Street and St. George Boulevard, Oxon Hill
804-788-1414, (Paulyn Roman)
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Sept. 5

Bowie Farmers Market
15200 Annapolis Rd.
301-809-3078 (Matt Corley)
8 a.m.-noon Sundays, May 17-Oct. 25

College Park Farmers Market
5211 Paint Branch Pkwy. (Ellen Linson swimming pool parking lot)
301-345-2583 (Donna Almquist)
7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 3-Nov. 21

Cheverly Community Market
6401 Forest Rd., Cheverly
8-11 a.m. Saturdays, May 30-late October

Greenbelt Farmers Market
Greenbelt Aquatic and Fitness Center, 101 Center Way (parking lot)
202-281-4789 (Kim Kash)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 17-Nov. 22

Hyattsville Farmers Market at Queens Chapel Town Center
Queens Chapel Road and Hamilton Street
301-627-0977 (Peggy Campanella)
2-6 p.m. Tuesdays, June 16-Oct. 27

Laurel Farmers Market
300 block of Main Street
301-854-2917 (Francis Gosman)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, May-October (opening date is flexible)

Riverdale Park Farmers Market
Queensbury Road (MARC station parking lot)
301-332-6258 (Jim Coleman)
3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 19

USDA (Beltsville) Farmers Market
5601 Sunnyside Ave. (parking lot B)
301-504-1776 (Carletha McGriff)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, May 14-Oct. 15

St. Mary's County

North St. Mary's County Farmers Market
Routes 5 and 6 (Charlotte Hall Library parking lot)
301-475-4200, Ext. 1402 (Donna Sasscer)
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays through December

California Farmers Market
Route 235 at Town Creek Drive (BAE parking lot)
301-475-4200, Ext. 1402 (Donna Sasscer)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 31

Charlotte Hall Farmers Market and Auction
29980 Three Notch Rd.
301-884-3966 (Ben Burroughs Jr.)
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, year-round



Alexandria Farmers Market
301 King St. (Market Square)
703-838-4770 (Jeff Sheckels)
5:30-10:30 a.m. Saturdays, year-round

Del Ray Farmers Market
East Oxford and Mount Vernon avenues
703-683-2570, (Pat Miller)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through Dec. 5

Arlington County

Arlington Farmers Market
North Courthouse Road and 14th Street (courthouse parking lot)
703-228-6400, (George Parish)
Saturdays, year-round: 8 a.m.-noon through Dec. 26; 9 a.m.-noon, January-April 2010

Ballston Farmers Market
Welburn Square (near Ballston Metro and Ballston Common Mall), North Ninth and North Stuart streets
703-528-3527, (Julie Martin Mangis)
11 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays, May 29-Oct. 16

Columbia Pike Farmers Market
South Walter Reed Drive and Columbia Pike (Pike Park)
703-892-2776 (Amy McWilliams)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 3-Dec. 20

Crystal City Farmers Market
Crystal Drive between 18th and 20th Street
703-412-9430 (Charles Gray)
3-7 p.m. Tuesdays, May 12-Oct. 27

Fairfax City

Community Farmers Market
Main and West streets
703-430-6164 (Brenda Snyder)
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 31; closed July 4 and Oct. 10.

Sunday Farmers Market
Old Lee Highway and North Street
703-430-6164 (Brenda Snyder)
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 3-Oct. 25

Fairfax Farmers Market
3730 Old Lee Hwy. (Van Dyck Park)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, May 5-Oct. 27

Smart Markets at Mason
George Mason University, 4400 University Dr.
11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, April 22-Oct. 28

Fairfax County

Annandale Farmers Market
Mason District Park, 6621 Columbia Pike
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Thursdays, May 7-Nov. 5

Burke Farmers Market
5671 Roberts Pkwy. (VRE parking lot)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 24

Frying Pan Park Farmers Market
2709 West Ox Rd., Herndon (in front of Frying Pan Country Store)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, May 6-Oct. 28

Herndon Farmers Market
777 Lynn St., Herndon (next to Red Caboose)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Thursdays, May 7-Oct. 29

Kingstowne Farmers Market
Kingstowne Towne Center, Kingstowne Boulevard, near Giant Food
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
4-7 p.m. Fridays, May 8-Oct. 23

Lorton Farmers Market
8990 Lorton Station Blvd. (Lorton VRE parking lot)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 3-Oct. 25

McLean Farmers Market
1659 Chain Bridge Rd. (Lewinsville Park)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fridays, May 8-Nov. 20 (closed May 15)

Mount Vernon Farmers Market
2501 Sherwood Hall Lane (library parking lot)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, May 5-Nov. 24

Reston Farmers Market
Lake Anne Village Center, off North Shore Drive
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 9-Oct. 31, closed Sept. 26

Smart Markets at Fairfax Corner
The Plaza, 11901 Grand Commons Ave., Fairfax
703-463-0690 (Jean Janssen)
3-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, May 5-Oct. 27

Smart Markets Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax
Unitarian Universalist Church, 2709 Hunter Mill Rd.
703-463-0690 (Jean Janssen)
Saturdays year-round: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 9-October, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. beginning in November

Smart Markets at Reston
Market and Explorer streets
703-463-0690 (Jean Janssen)
3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, May 7-Oct. 29

Smart Markets at Trinity Centre
5875 Trinity Pkwy., Centreville
703-463-0690 (Jean Janssen)
3:30-6:30 p.m. Fridays, May 15-Oct. 30

Vienna/Oakton Market
Oak Marr Recreation Center, 3200 Jermantown Rd.
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
8 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, May 6-Nov. 18

Vienna Saturday Farmers Market
Church Street and Dominion Road NE (Caboose parking lot)
703-200-7806, (Sarah Jane Brady)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 31 (closed May 23 and Oct. 3)

Wakefield Farmers Market
8100 Braddock Rd., Annandale (Wakefield Park)
703-642-0128 (Anna Braum)
2-6 p.m. Wednesdays, May 6-Oct. 28

Falls Church

Falls Church Farmers Market
300 Park Ave. (City Hall parking lot)
703-248-5077, (Howard Herman)
Saturdays: 9 a.m.-noon through April 25, 8 a.m.-noon, May 2-Dec. 26

Fauquier County

Warrenton Farmers Market
South Fifth and Lee streets (municipal parking lot D on Lee Street)
540-347-6267, (Mickey Rhoades)
7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, April 18-Nov. 28

Warrenton Farmers Market
Rear of the Warrenton Center Shopping Center, Branch Street entrance across from Safeway
540-347-6267, (Mickey Rhoades)
7 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, April 22-Oct. 28

Loudoun County

Ashburn Farmers Market
43480 Yukon Drive. (Just off Ryan Road in the Kaiser Permanente parking lot behind Giant Food.)
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 31

Brambleton Farmers Market
42395 Ryan Rd., Ashburn
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
9 am-1 pm Sundays, June 7-Nov. 1

Cascades Farmers Market
21060 Whitfield Pl., Sterling (senior center parking lot)
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 3-Nov. 22

Leesburg Farmers Market
Virginia Village Shopping Center, Catoctin Circle
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
Saturdays year-round: 9 a.m.-noon until April 25, 8 a.m.-noon May 2-Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-noon after Nov. 7

Middleburg Farmers Market
Marshall Street (behind community center)
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 2-Oct. 31

Purcellville Farmers Market
21st Street (across from the old train station)
540-454-8089 (Judy Stroske)
4-7 p.m. Thursdays, May 7-Oct. 29

Smart Markets in Purcellville
130 E. Main St. (Town Hall parking lot)
703-463-0690 (Jean Janssen)
Tuesdays year-round: 9 a.m.-noon May 5-October, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. beginning in November

Prince William County

Dale City Farmers Market
Dale Boulevard (Dale City commuter parking lot, next to Center Plaza)
703-670-7112, Ext. 227 (Betty Finney)
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 22

Manassas Farmers Market
Thursdays: Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St.
Saturdays: West and Prince William streets (parking lot B next to the train station)
703-361-6599, (Linda Robertson)
7 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturdays; through Nov. 21

-- Compiled by Leigh Lambert

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