On Thursday, June 23, the Kearny Farmers Market returned at its customary location next to the Kearny Public Library. Shoppers can enjoy “JERSEY FRESH” produce, strawberries and blueberries, honey, herbs, and specialty cookies.
This year, the Kearny Farmers Market welcomes a new, local area vendors, Charlie’s Nursery and Garden Center and Curiosity by Intrinsic and welcomes back New Jersey Beer Co., a craft brewer with a seasonal license to sell craft beer at the Kearny market and Alstede Farms. Alstede Farms will again sell a wide variety of fruits and vegetables at the market.
“The Kearny Farmers Market has been gaining in popularity every year. We anticipate that this season will be even better than before.” said Councilwoman, Susan McCurrie. Mayor Alberto Santos encouraged Kearny residents to support New Jersey Farmers by coming out and shopping at the Kearny market on Thursdays. “We are proud of the popularity of the Kearny Farmers Market. There’s such a great assortment and freshness of fruits and vegetables, fruits, and now craft beer,” stated Mayor Santos.
The Kearny Farmers Market will be located on Garfield Avenue, between Kearny Avenue and Chestnut Street, adjacent to the Kearny Public Library. The market will be held every Thursday through October, from 12 Noon to 6 pm.