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westside farmers market

Westside Farmers Market

westside farmers marketThe Westside Farmers Market serves the southwest neighborhoods in Rochester, NY. It’s a warm, friendly, active market where shoppers are encouraged to shop, meet the farmer or vendor, make purchases, socialize with friends and neighbors, enjoy the live music and entertainers, relax and enjoy! There are so many activities to enjoy, from yoga to live music to youth activities, there is always something to do! The market is open rain or shine!

When does the market open/close
? Tuesdays 4:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. from June 12

Market address and location? 831 Genesee Street, Rochester, New York

Does the market accept EBT SNAP Benefits?
Yes and we participate in Fresh Connect Checks

What does the market sell that a SNAP card member can purchase? meat, poultry, fruits, vegetables, herbs, urban vegetables, plants, baked goods, and cheese
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Oneida County Public Market

Oneida County Public Market

Oneida County Public MarketA hub for the sale of fresh, healthy locally grown produce and food products with unique products and a friendly, inviting, social atmosphere of entertainment, art and family; the Oneida County Public Market is a celebration of community, agriculture and commerce.

Days/hours: Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Market address and location?  321 Main Street, Utica, NY; Behind Union Station at the REA

Does the market accept EBT SNAP Benefits? Yes. We also offer Fresh Connects; earn $2 in tokens when you spend $5 using your SNAP benefit. We also participate in Food Bank of CNY Health Bucks

What do vendors sell? meats, fresh produce, baked goods, value added items (salsa, jams, jellies, sauces)

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rochester public market


rochester public marketDuring the busiest months of the market, more than 320 vendors gather to sell local, national and international produce, meats and seafoods, specialty and ethnic foods and much more. Run by the city, this year-round Farmers’ Market has been in operation since 1905.

When does the market open/close?  The market is open year-round and is held both inside and outside.

Days/hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00 a.m.-1 p.m.; Saturdays, 5:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Open an additional 47 days a year for free admission special events.

Market address and location?  280 North Union St., Rochester

Does the market accept EBT SNAP Benefits? Yes. Purchase tokes at the market token center on regular market days. The New York State Department of Agriculture and our Fresh Connects program provides a 40% bonus for SNAP recipients who use their benefits!

What do vendors sell? Produce, meats/seafood, dairy, specialty and packaged foods, baked goods and more!

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Rhinebeck Farmer's Market

Rhinebeck Farmers’ Market

Rhinebeck Farmer's MarketIn the 24 years since residents and business people organized Rhinebeck’s Farmers’ Market, the showplace for local food has become the area’s Sunday morning gathering place. It’s a place to meet friends, take part in special events, cooking demonstrations, activities for the kids and live music and entertainment. And, of course, it’s where people shop a great selection of goods from the area.

When is the market open? Market open Sundays, 10:00AM – 2:00PM, rain or shine through Nov. 18

Where is the market located? 61 East Market St., Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Does the market accept EBT SNAP benefits?  Yes, and to encourage you to use your SNAP card, we have a PLUS program — for every $1 of SNAP benefits redeemed, the market will match your spending with a $1 Plus token.

What do the vendors sell? Our vendors provide a diverse and unique selection of farm fresh products including fruits and vegetables, beef, pork, lamb, venison, buffalo, fish, chicken, turkey, duck, pheasant, rabbit, eggs from chicken, duck, turkey and pheasant, goat, cow and sheep’s milk cheeses, dairy, honey, juices, jams, flowers & plants, smoked products and much more.

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