Have You Been to all the Farmers Markets in the City?

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Whether you realize it or not, in this city you are never far from a LOCAL farmers market. Fresh produce, flowers and other goods are always close at hand.

Now, we're all quite familiar with our region's most popular market - the Public Market - but there are a few others we want to make sure you are aware of.

City of Rochester Public Market (website):

Tuesday & Thursday: 6am-1pm (open year-round)
Saturday: 5am-3pm
Sundays & Special Events
280 Union St N.

Westside Farmers Market (website):

Tuesday: 4-7pm (open 6/11-10/8)
831 Genesee Street

U of R Farmers Market (website):

Wednesday: 2:30-5:30pm (open 3/6-10/16)
Check Schedule for U of R Location

Monroe Village Farmers Market (website):

Wednesday: 4-7pm (open 6/12-10/16)
730 Monroe Ave

South Wedge Farmers Market (website):

Thursday: 4-7pm (open 6/27-9/26)
151 Mt Hope Ave

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BONUS: Foodlink Curbside Market (website):

Photo Courtesy:  Foodlink

Photo Courtesy: Foodlink

Did you know Foodlink has a mobile Curbside Market truck that pops up throughout the City on different days of the week? Check it out for some great produce pricing! See Schedule.

So if you're hungry or in need of groceries, figure out what day of the week it is and try out one of these!


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Stefanie is co-Founder of the Rochesteriat. She doesn't get to farmers markets as often as she wants to, but now she has no excuse with this list! Join the conversation on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

South Wedge Farmers Market: Opening Day Strawberry Fest

Photo Courtesy South Wedge Farmers Market

Photo Courtesy South Wedge Farmers Market

Looking to get fresh local produce & food weekly? Check out the South Wedge Farmers Market! Located in the parking lot behind Boulder Coffee on Alexander at South Clinton, this Farmers Market not only has fresh food from nearby farms, but live music, activities for kids, food trucks, cooking demonstrations and more!

This year the market kicks off the 2014 season on Thursday, June 12th at 4pm with a Strawberry Festival!

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Many strawberry treats will be available, including a special dish prepared by Chef Adrian Baldwin of Napa Wood-Fired Pizzeria, strawberry lemonade from Le Petit Poutine, fresh strawberry jams, and strawberry ice cream from Eat Me Ice Cream.

Besides all of the treats, there will be baskets of freshly-picked local berries for sale!

If you're a fan of strawberries, this is for you. But besides just opening day - check out the South Wedge Farmers Market any or EVERY Thursday!

South Wedge Farmers Market Details:

When: Every Thursday, June 12th - October 16th, from 4-7pm
Where: 100 Alexander Street, in the lot behind Bolder Coffee
Website: http://www.swfm.org/
Parking: 140 Alex (corner of Alexander and Broadway) Highland Contractors (620 S. Clinton) Glidden Paints across the street (after 5 pm)