Bronx Farmers Markets and Bronx Car Rental
Travel with your Bronx car rental to the Bronx Farmers Markets! No matter where you go in this diverse area you will find a bustling space filled with shoppers looking for the most diverse and freshest products available. Regardless of their size, each market strives to be an anchor to their community providing not only fresh, locally grown food, but a safe and fun gathering place where neighbors can come together to talk to farmers, share recipes, watch a cooking demonstration, take a tour with a chef and learn about local agriculture. Discover all this and more at the Bronx Farmers Markets when you travel with your Bronx car rental today!
Offering over 100 local and regional farm fresh products including fruits, vegetables, herbs, plants, and flowers at competitive wholesale prices and quantities is the Bronx Farmers Market. Many products at the Wholesale Greenmarket are harvested less than 24 hours before being sold. The Greenmarket farmers grow their own produce and sell direct to buyers at Hunts Point. After more than 30 years at the Bronx Terminal Market, the Wholesale Greenmarket is now located at the New Fulton Fish Market in Hunts Point, Bronx. You can visit the Wholesale Greenmarket with your Bronx car rental Monday through Saturday, from 2:00 am - 8:00 am. The Wholesale Greenmarket is located at the Fulton Fish Market in the Hunts Point Food Distribution Center in the Bronx at 800 Food Center Drive, 20 minutes from downtown Manhattan.
Hunt's Point Farmers Market
Located directly across from 1029 E, 163rd St. Bronx, Hunt's Point Farmers Market is open Wednesdays and Saturdays 8:30 am to 5:00 pm rain or shine. The Hunts Point Farmers' Market celebrated its grand opening on Wednesday June 30th 2004. When you travel to Hunt's Point Farmers Market with your Bronx car rental you will find a variety of goods including plants, vegetables, herbs, fruit, cut flowers, and baked goods. You will find farm stands teeming with people who are looking for fresh produce.
South Bronx Community Garden Farmer's Market
Travel to E 138th St between St Anns Ave & Cypress Ave with your Bronx car rental and you will find the South Bronx Community Garden Farmer's Market. For more information call (718) 292 - 4344. Located in the heart of the South Bronx, this small weekly farmers' market offers up fruits and veggies grown in community gardens throughout the Bronx or on nearby farms. It's open Wednesdays from noon to 7 until sometime in November. South Bronx Community Garden Farmer's Market is a great place to visit with your Bronx car rental for fresh produce.
Grand Concourse Greenmarket
Travel to Grand Concourse and 156 Street with your Bronx car rental to visit the Grand Concourse Greenmarket. Grand Concourse Greenmarket was founded in 1976 with a mission to promote regional agriculture and to ensure that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, most nutritious locally grown food the region has to offer. What began over three decades ago with 12 farmers in a parking lot on 59th Street and 2nd Avenue in Manhattan has now grown to become the largest and most diverse outdoor urban farmers market network in the country, nearly doubling in eight years from 28 locations in 2002 to 51 today, with over 200 family farms and fishermen participating, and over 30,000 acres of farmland protected from development. For more information on the Grand Concourse Greenmarket, check out their official website at www.cenyc.org
Before you go...
For more information when you travel with your Bronx car rental to the Bronx Farmers Market check out www.grownyc.org/
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