Have you been to the market lately?

The weather has been beautiful, the produce bountiful, the artistry spectacular… and the vibe–there’s been a great festival vibe lately. It’s that time of year where everything jibes. Can you feel it? Come on down and see it for yourself.
p.s. Don’t forget to click here to vote for Schenectady Greenmarket today in the American Farmland Trust’s poll. It’s a great/easy way to help the market.

Specials from our Vendors

Hope Valley Farm: Large tomatoes, cherry & grape tomatoes, lettuce, garlic, beets, cabbage, unsprayed corn, celery, new potatoes, zucchini, squash, cuke’s, swiss chard, tuscano & curly kale, peppers, eggplant, herbs, perennials, & more.

Maynard Farms: The White Lady joins the Gala celebration! We’re talking peaches, of course! The White Lady white peach, our newest variety, is being picked right now! Delicate, but flavorful and aromatic….so delicious!! The Gala yellow peach is in it’s prime – one of Tom Maynard’s favorites – great texture, flavor, juice and free-stone!! We will be seeing even more new varieties of summer apples – Pristine, Ginger Gold, Dandy Red and now Zestar and Kindercrisp! Heirloom tomatoes are just amazing – so many colors, textures and flavors to choose from – cherry or slicing!! Of course we will have all of our other fresh and delicious products – white and yellow nectarines, white and yellow donut peaches, blueberries, several kinds of plums, apples and fresh pressed apple cider, eggplant, colorful peppers, cucumbers, kirbies, zucchini, summer squash, curly and dino kale, fresh baby carrots, broccoli, beans, corn and garlic will all be available at the markets this weekend! That’s a mouthful – literally!!! Look forward to seeing you!

Pucker’s Gourmet: Come visit us this weekend and grab a jar of our limited giardiniera! This crunchy, mild, ferment of vegetables is an amazing snack on its own or try dipping it in hummus! What a way to get kids to eat their veggies with a nice dose of probiotics as well!!

Rocket’s Canine Cookies: Rocket’s Canine Cookies and Figaro’s Favorite Cat Treats will have their signature treats along with paw balm for those dry paws from hot pavement and rough terrain. Stop by and spoil your best friend to all natural, handmade treats.

Market Activities

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm
Anna Portillo

12pm – 2pm
Rusticator

Local Expert 1

Whispering Willows Wild Care
Learn about live, wild birds by seeing them in person.

Children’s Activity

We love birds!  Make origami birds, color your favorite raptor, after you check them out at Whispering Willows Wild Care!

Local Expert 2

Fermentation with Adam Elabd

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