Monday, June 24 2019 12:15

Summer Fun at Local Farm Markets

Written by County Lines Magazine

You never know what you’ll find beyond the produce, meats, cheeses and baked goods. Discover your local farm markets and find out!


Downingtown Farmers Market

Downingtown Farmers Market
Check website for events through the fall.
Kerr Park, 1 Park La. Sat., 9 to 1.

Eagleview Farmers Market
Eagleview Town Ctr. Thurs., 3 to 7.

Kennett Square Farmers Market
June 21, Pollination Celebration
July, 20th Anniversary Celebrations (all month)
Aug. 9, National Farmers Market Week
Oct., Fermentation Fest & Apple Harvest Celebration
Special guests & events throughout the season.
100 block of E. State St. Fri., 3 to 7.

Lancaster County Farmers Market
Indoor farmers market.
389 W. Lancaster Ave., Wayne.
Wed. & Fri., 8 to 6; Sat., 8 to 4.

Malvern Farmers Market
Check website for events.
Burke Park, Roberts Rd. & S. Warren Ave.
Sat., 9 to 1.

Oxford Village Market
Check website for events.
3rd & Locust Sts. Tues., 1 to 5.

Pete’s Produce Farm
Indoor, open-air market.
1225 E. Street Rd., West Chester.
Mon.–Sat., 9 to 6:30; Sun., holidays, 9 to 6.

Phoenixville Farmers Market
Live music, craft vendors, food trucks and kids play area.
200 Mill St., under Gay St. Bridge. Sat., 9 to 1.

Pottstown Farmers Market
Check website for events.
Smith Family Plaza 100 E High St. Every other Sat. from June 1, 9 to 12.

Newtown Square Farmers Market
Mostardi Nursery parking lot.
4033 West Chester Pk. Wed., 2 to 6.

SIW Farmers Market
Through Oct. 2, Wednesdays, Field to Fork Dinners prepared by guest chefs and featuring vegetables, herbs and fruits from the farm.
6 to 9:30 pm, $75 and up.
4317 S. Creek Rd., Chadds Ford. Daily 7 to 6.

Swarthmore Farmers Market
Music, local artists and food trucks.
432 Dartmouth Ave.
Sat., 9:30 to 1:30.

Thornbury Farms

Thornbury Farm Market
July 3, Founders Treason Day with bands playing American and English rock and roll, yard games and food trucks, 4 to 10.
Oct. 19, Octoberfest
1256 Thornbury Rd., West Chester
Fri., 9 to 5, Sat.–Sun., 11 to 5.

Thornton Farmers Market
330 Glen Mills Rd. Sat., 10 to 1.

West Chester Growers Market Start with High Performance

West Chester Growers Market
Monthly giveaways, nonprofit guests (rescues, conservancies, social services), live music, more. Chestnut & Church Sts. Sat., 9 to 1.

Westtown Amish Market
Indoor farmers market.
1177 Wilmington Pk., West Chester.
Thurs., 9 to 6; Fri., 9 to 8; Sat., 8 to 4.


There are many farm and retail outlets, CSAs and specialty producers in our area.
A Guide to Local Farm Products in Chester County is a great resource.