HOBOKEN, N.J. – Hoboken Family Farmers’ Market will open for the 2013 summer season on Saturday, June 1st at Garden Street Mews on 14th and Garden Streets in this Hudson County City.
The yearly outdoor market – which features a number of locally grown and organic products, music and family-oriented activities – will take place every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. through November 23rd at the pedestrian plaza created by Bijou Properties.
The 2013 Farmers’ Market will add a variety of new vendors and activities to make the event a one-stop destination for food, fun and excitement for families with children of all ages. In addition to fresh produce, eggs, breads, pickles, jams, olive oil, baby food, organic dog treats, flowers and more, there will be music, activities, street games and arts and crafts for children. Also new in 2013, the market will feature “OnTheFlipSide,” a food stand featuring breakfast sandwiches and gourmet hamburgers from Chef Anthony Pino of Anthony David’s and Bin 14 fame.
Participating vendors in the 2013 market will include Stony Hill Farms, Poplar Farm, MO Green, Hoboken Farms, Paolos Kitchen, Give Peas A Chance, Aunt Vicky’s Bicky’s, Picklelicious, OnTheFlipSide, Country Gourmet, JD Gourmet, Amanda Banana, Pura Vita Fishery, Choc-O-Pain, Passion Fruits, Home Economics, Hoboken Museum and Christina Anderson Floral Design.
Situated on a pedestrian-only area of Garden Street between 14th and 15th Streets in Hoboken, the Hoboken Family Farmers’ Market is ideally located near public transportation, including the NY Waterway Ferry and NJ Transit Busses. Its prime uptown location also provides easy access to fantastic public family amenities such as the Hoboken Cove Parks and Waterfront Walkway, 15th Street Soccer Fields and a number of playgrounds.
The Hoboken Family Farmers’ Market is sponsored by Bijou Properties, a locally-based developer who has been responsible for converting a stretch of uptown Hoboken, N.J. into Hudson County’s first “green” neighborhood.
For additional information on the Hoboken Family Farmers’ Market, please visit www.hobokenfamilyfarmersmarket.com.