Grab Your Tote Bags We're Going to The Farmers Market
August 12, 2021 | What To Do
Summer in the Hamptons isn’t complete with sweet corn and fresh watermelon from your local farmer's market. While fresh made food is one of the perks to shopping at a farmers market, the next best reason to do so is that you also get to support local businesses and farms of your community. Check out these farm stands across Long Island and discover your new favorite product.
Good Ground Farmers Market
Credit: Good Ground Farmers Market
Good Ground Farmers Market is held rain or shine at the Hampton Bays Plaza parking lot Thursdays from 2-7 p.m. Proceeds from the Good Ground Farmers Market help support the Good Ground Heritage Garden at St. Joseph Villa. Food grown at the Good Ground Heritage Garden is donated to the St. Rosalie's Community Food Pantry in Hampton Bays. Treats like vegan deli meat and sandwich items, gourmet mushrooms can be expected and even adoptable friends from the Southampton Animal Shelter can be found on Thursdays.
Havens Farmers Market
Havens Farmers Market is held at the grounds of The Shelter Island History Center on Saturdays from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Admission is free and is held rain or shine through September 4. Vendors ranging from gourmet pickles, winery and activity boxes for kids can be found here on Saturdays.
East Hampton Farmers Market
Credit: East Hampton Farmers Market
East Hamptons Farmers Market has everything from locally grown fruits, vegetables, and other farm products while creating a sense of community within the town. The market will be held Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Southampton Farmers and Artisans Market
Southampton Farmers and Artisans Market is held on Sundays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. some of the great items you can feast your eyes upon are woven bags, jewelry sourdough and chicken burgers!