Farmer’s Markets in Boston: A Different Way to Shop

June 13, 2016 | neighborhood
Farmer’s Markets in Boston: A Different Way to Shop

Summer is here and what better way to enjoy the beautiful weather than by heading to your favorite farmer’s market! The farmer’s market community is currently on the rise in Boston and thought this would be the perfect opportunity to highlight some of our favorite spots. Whether you’re looking for fresh vegetables, cured meats, or the finest cheeses in New England, we know we’ll have something here for you! So without further ado, here is our list of the top farmer’s markets near One Greenway.

Boston Public Market

100 Hanover St.

Boston, MA 02108

Open: Wednesday – Sunday 8a-8p

This marketplace above the Haymarket MBTA station, just one stop from One Greenway on the Orange Line, houses 39 of the top local farmers, fishers and food gurus in around Massachusetts and New England. Love the Bon Me Food Truck that you see around town? Well look no further because they have a permanent space at the Boston Public Market! If craft beer is more your style, check out Hopsters Alley and their overly extensive collection of some of the finest beers in all of New England. This indoor market has a little bit of everything and is sure to please your palate time and time again.

The Boston Public Market at Dewey Square

Dewey Square Plaza on the Rose Kennedy Greenway in Downtown Boston

Season dates: May 17th – November 22nd

Tuesday & Thursday 11:30a-6:30p

When the sun is shining and the sky is blue, nothing beats taking a stroll around outside of South Station – just a 10 minute walk from One Greenway! While you’re there, be sure to stop by the Dewey Square farmer’s market! This twice weekly event provides market goers with beautifully crafted wooden bowls and kitchenware, fresh and organic fruit, small batch ice cream and the freshest breads in the Boston area. Escape the hustle and bustle of your busy work day and get a taster of some of the freshest produce around.

Boston Copley Square Farmers Market

Along St. James Ave., Dartmouth St. & Boylston St.

139 St. James Ave

Boston, MA 02116

Open: Tuesday & Friday 11a-6p

This traditional farmer’s market in Copley Square, only two stops on the Orange Line from One Greenway, offers patrons the finest quality fruits and vegetables, smoked meats and fish, as well as prepared foods from local businesses around Massachusetts. A great stop to make on your lunch break at work or a great destination on your day off, the Copley Square farmer’s market is sure to impress and satisfy.