Farmer's Market Guide for Long Beach, Oceanside, RVC

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By Tatiana S. ~ Publisher and Editor of Macaroni Kid Long Beach-Oceanside-Rockville Centre & Macaroni Kid Five Towns-Valley Stream-The Rockaways April 26, 2021

It's almost farmers market and pick-your-own time in the South Nassau and Rockaways area !

We love supporting our local farmers. Plus, it's fun for the whole family to visit a farmers market in Long Beach or the Rockaways and more places!

Here are three things to note before heading out to farmers markets in Long Beach, Malverne, Rockville Centre, Baldwin and the Rockaways:

  • Bring your own containers or bags to avoid any extra charges! 
  • Bring cash as some local farmer market stands don't take credit cards.
  • Some farmer markets in Long Beach - Oceanside - Rockville Centre might have rules or requests in place due to COVID. Please check their websites or social media sites before heading out!

Here are the details on local South Nassau farmers markets:

Farmers Markets around Long Beach, Rockville Centre, Freeport, Malverne

Farmers markets in and around Long Beach typically open for the season in June. Here are Farmers Markets in Long Beach, Rockville Centre, Baldwin and Freeport and Malverne as well as in the Rockaways:

Long Beach Farmer's Market : Long Island Green Market, Inc

When: June 17 - November 25, Wed & Sat 9 am - 2 pm (Sat. starts May 23, Wed. starts June 3)

What: Organic Vegetables and herbs and greens, conventional and transitional farms

Where: Kennedy Plaza, 1 West Chester Street

More information:  website | FB page

Rockville Centre Farmer's Market : Long Island Grower's Market, LLC

When: June 7 - December 20, Sundays: 7 am - 12 pm

What: A large assortment from veggies and greens, also boutiques, coffee, pickles, desserts, meats and more

Where: Long Beach Road and Sunrise Highway, railroad parking lot #12

More information: website | FB page

Valley Stream Farmer's Market

When: May 6 - November 18 | Every Thursday from 7am to 1pm

What: Fresh food, see website

Where: Arthur J Hendrickson Park and Pool, pool parking lot located at 123 West Merrick Road

More information: website 

Freeport Farmer's Market : Cedarmore

When: Info TK

What: Info TK

Where: Baldwin Train Station, parking lot BA-12, across from Freeport High School between Milburn and Brookside Ave

More information: website

Crossroad's Farm at Grossmans

When: Farm Stand Saturdays 9am - 1pm, Open Now

What: Organic Assortment (can order online in advance too)

Where: 480 Hempstead Ave

More information: website or FB page or 516-881-7900

Edgemere Farm

When: May - October, Friday 10 - 5pm, Saturday 10 - 3pm

What: Fresh Farm Produce

Where: 385 Beach 45th St, Far Rockaway

More information: website or email

Edgemere Farm Market

When: Year-round, Friday 2 - 6pm, Saturday and Sunday 9 - 2pm

What: Fresh Farm Produce and regional farm stuff

Where: 323 Beach 74th St, Arverne 11692

More information: website or email

Rockaway Youth Task Force Market (small stand)

When: June - November, Saturdays 10 - 3pm

What: Produce

Where: Rockaway Community Park, 58-34 Reverand Joseph May Drive, Arverne

More information: website 

Rockaway (Indoor) Farmer's Market

When: Every Day 7am - 7pm

What: Produce

Where: 11501 Beach Channel Drive, Rockaway,11694

More information: website 

Cross Island Fruits (Indoors)

When: Year-round Market

What: Produce and Butcher Shop and more

Where: 246 Hempstead Ave, Lynbrook

More information: website and 516-340-9487

Do you have a favorite local farmer's market that you don't see listed here? Let me know at and we'll add it to our list!