2017 Washington, DC Farmers Markets

A Guide to the Year-Round and Seasonal Produce Markets in the Nation's Capital

A shopper sampling an apple at the farmers' market at Eastern Market, Washington DC's main open-air market.
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Looking for fresh fruits and vegetables? Washington, DC has many farmers markets, large and small offering a selection of fresh produce and numerous other products. Most farmers markets are open seasonally, although some of the larger ones are open year round. You will find items such as local fruits and vegetables, grass-fed beef and pastured eggs, honey, sweet and savory baked goods, locally roasted coffee and much more. Each market features something different so check out a variety of them as you are in the area.

 Following is a list of the farmers markets in Washington, DC. Please note, that details are subject to change and will be updated each spring. 

14th and U Farmers Market - 14th & U Sts. NW Washington, DC. Open May-November, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Adams Morgan Farmers Market - 18th St. & Columbia Rd. NW Washington, DC (301) 587-2248. Open May-December, Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Aya Community Market - Waterfront Station,  425 M Street SW Washington, DC.Open May-November, Every other Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Capital Harvest on the Plaza Farm Market - Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave.

NW Washington, DC. Open May-September, Fridays, 11 a.m-3 p.m.

Chevy Chase Farmers Market - Lafayette Elementary School, Broad Branch and Northampton Sts. NW Washington, DC. Open May-November, Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

CityCenterDC FRESHFARM Market 1098 New York Ave, NW Washington DC. Open April-October, Tuesday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Columbia Heights Community Marketplace - Columbia Heights Civic Plaza, 14th Street and Park Road, NW Washington, DC. Open April-December, Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Dupont FRESHFARM Market 20th St. NW between Massachusetts Ave. and Connecticut Ave.
in the adjacent parking of PNC Bank. Washington, DC. (202) 362-8889. Open April-December, Sunday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. January-March: Sunday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. SNAP (EBT/Food Stamps) accepted here

Eastern Market - 7th St. between C St. & North Carolina Ave. SE Washington, DC.

(202) 544-0083. Open Year Round. Tuesday-Friday 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed Monday.

Foggy Bottom FRESHFARM Market 23rd and I Sts. NW Washington, DC. (202) 362-8889. Open April-November, Wednesday, 3-7 p.m. SNAP (EBT/Food Stamps) accepted here.

Georgetown Market in Rose Park - 26th & O St. NW Washington, DC. (202) 643-8352. Open April-October, Wednesday, 3-7 p.m.

H Street NE FRESHFARM Market - 625 H St. NE Washington, DC. (202) 362-8889. Open Late April-December, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon.

SNAP (EBT/Food Stamps) accepted here. 

Monroe Street Market - Brookland Farmers Market - Plaza and Arts Walk of the Brookland Works Development, 716 Monroe Street, NE Washington, DC.  Open April-December, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market - 3200 Mount Pleasant St. NW Washington, DC. (202) 234-0559. Open April-December, Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Mount Vernon Triangle FreshFarm Market - 5th & Eye Streets, NW Washington DC. Open May-October, Saturday,  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

New Morning Farm Markets - Sheridan School, 36th St. & Alton Place, NW Washington, DC. (814) 448-3904. Open June-November: Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. December-April: Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Open Air Farmers Markets - Oklahoma Ave. and Benning Rd. NE Washington, DC. (RFK Parkling Lot No.6) (202) 678-0610. Open May-December: Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday, 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Penn Quarter FRESHFARM Market North end of Eighth St. NW (between D & E Sts.) Washington, DC
(202) 362-8889. Open April-December, Thursday, 3-7 p.m.

Union Market - 1309 5th Street NE Washington DC.

Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Open Saturday & Sunday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Open Year-Round.

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Farmers Market - Whitten Building Parking Lot, 12th St. & Independence Ave. SW Washington, DC. (800) 384-8704. Open June-November, Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

U.S. Dept. of Transportation Farmers Market - 3rd and M St. SE Washington, DC. Open Late April-November, Tuesday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Ward 8 Farmer's Market - 1901 Mississippi Ave. SE Washington, DC. (202) 561-8204. Open June-November, Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

White House Market by FRESHFARM - 810 Vermont Avenue, NW (Between H St, NW and I St, NW)
Washington, DC. (202) 362-8889. Open April-October, Thursdays, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. SNAP (EBT/Food Stamps) accepted here.