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“Something for everyone!”

Saratoga Farmer's Market
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Owner description: Get some of the finest locally-grown fruits and vegetables at this open-air market operating each Saturday during the summer season.
Saratoga Springs, NY
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293 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Something for everyone!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2012

The Saratoga Farmer's Market has grown over the past 10 years by leaps and bounds. For those who live close by it is a gathering place to meet friends as well as purchase great quality fruits, veges, plants, flowers, pottery, honey, yogurt, eggs, milk, fish, meet, soap, wine and bakery goods. Even if you are only visiting,,,,a great spot to grab a little nosh and a jug of maple syrup for your ride home. Enjoy!

Visited June 2012
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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“Wonderful Start for the Weekend”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2011

Old McDonald had a farm...and every Wednesday and Saturday he'd fill his old Ford F-100 with produce and set up shop at the Saratoga Farmer's Market. That's the quaint feeling of this market which also has a variety of other vendors.
There is fresh cream-top milk, long island seafood, greens and herbs, floral arrangements, live plants, massages, knife sharpening, baked goods, fresh coffee, omelet making, clothing, crafts, fresh meats, cheese and eggs, and live music. Kids and dogs welcomed, although, since I don't own a dog, it would be cool if you'd leave yours at home!
Favorites are Kilpatrick farm for chard, fiddleheads and ramps, Balet Flowers for flower arrangements, the pretty Italian lady's sheep's milk cheeses, the Bee Guy's honey and balsamic, Dawn's unusual wild and heirloom plants, and the Milk guy and Yoghurt guy.
It's a busy market and seems to get busier between 11am-1pm. The easiest walking hours are between 9am, when they ring the starting bell, to 10:30am.
There is lots of parking on High Rock Ave, as well as the adjacent city lot. Try York and Henry Street for some additiional parking, but resist the temptation to park in the private apartment lot.

Visited June 2011
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Mechanicville. NY
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“Great market worth the stop!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2010

A great market outdoors in the summer on saturday mornings. If you like fresh fruit and vegetables you'll have plenty to choose from, as the local farmers all bring their crops. The market also offers a wide variety of homemade jams, baked goods and breads. Some vendors even offer meats. My personal favorites are the delicious farm fresh chocolate milk and the various types of peanut butter offered by Saratoga Peanut butter Company, including regular, chocolate, white chocolate, maple, monkey boy, and a few others. Of course from week to week other vendors come offering things such as (all homemade) soaps, candles, honey, quilts, pottery, etc. Parking is located right next to the market in a very large lot where you can almost always find a space. The market is mostly covered so you will be fine if it rains. If you are looking to support great local businesses and farmers and are in search of fresh food and other high quality homemade pproducts, you can't go wrong here!

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