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Shop & Eat Local With These Bucks County Summer Markets

Get out those reusable totes and baskets because farmers market season is back!

In addition to being an important source of sustainable goods, farmers markets today are an invaluable community resource. Perhaps it’s the fresh air or complete lack of fluorescent lighting that does it; or maybe it’s the inspiring assortment of beautiful produce and handcrafted wares. Whatever the reason, there’s no denying that a trip to the farmers market is high up on the list of things we look forward to the most as the weather turns warmer.

So whether you’re looking to do your weekday shopping or just trying to think of an excuse to get outside on the weekend, we’re making it easy for you to eat fresh and shop local all summer long with these top picks for Bucks County families.

Weekday Markets

Quakertown Farmers Market

201 Station Rd, Quakertown, PA 

Fri & Sat 9am-9pm, Sun 10am-5pm 

While not your typical “farmers market,” The Quakertown Farmers Market is not to be overlooked. Offering more than 100 unique “shops” and eateries featuring both local and commercial products, it certainly has something for everyone (kitschy, nostalgic atmosphere included). If you’re traveling with little ones and they spot the candy store, be prepared–they only take cash. 

Trauger’s Farm Market 

370 Island Road, Kintnersville
Monday – Friday 9 am – 6 pm
, Weekends 9 am – 5pm 

A family-owned fruit and vegetable farm featuring a beautiful country store. Trauger’s offers an array of fresh produce, baked goods, pantry staples, gift baskets and more. The kids will love their popcorn selection and seasonal events!

None Such Farm & Market

4458 York Road, Buckingham
Wednesday – Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm 

A 100% non-GMO grower. None Such Farm and Market is stocked year-round with their quality beef, homemade baked goods, local produce, and freshly prepared meals. 

Weisel Farm & Roadside Stand

2235 Spinnerstown Road, Quakertown
Open Daily 

Super-convenient, roadside farm stand offering fresh, seasonal produce, quality meat, baked goods, livestock feed, and more. Cash and Venmo accepted for easy, self-service checkout. 

Hershberger Heritage Farm Store

1614 Ridge Road Sellersville
Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 6 pm, Saturday 9 am – 1 pm 

A family-owned and operated, certified organic, livestock farm featuring an on-farm store and it’s own customizable, subscription box. The Berger Box is a collection of sustainably raised, grass-fed, organic meat and eggs. Available for weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly delivery or pick up.

Photo Courtesy of Shady Brook Farm

Shady Brook Farm

931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley
Monday – Thursday 9 am – 9 pm, Friday and Saturday 9 am – 10 pm, Sunday 9 am – 9 pm

No farmers market list is complete without the big guys, and Shady Brook Farm is one of Bucks County’s biggest, farm-centric, family venues. Featuring a farm market, garden center, pub, and a seemingly endless list of family-friendly activities, Shady Brook Farm is a MUST for families with children of all ages. 

Milk House Farm Market

1118 Slack Road, Newtown
Open daily 9 am – 6 pm

A Bucks County hidden gem! This quaint, roadside farm store features their own, pesticide-free, seasonal produce, meat, and cage-free eggs. With a straightforward, online ordering system for quick, on-farm pick up, shopping local doesn’t get any easier than this! Be prepared to self-check out with cash, Venmo, and/or credit card. 

Newtown Farmers Market

2150 South Eagle Road, Newtown

Thursday-Saturday, Varying Hours

A year-round, Amish-style market, offering a wide selection of produce and baked goods. Be sure to check out their pig roast on the last Saturday of every month from April to October!

Weekend Markets

Doylestown Farmers Market

2-50 South Hamilton Street, Doylestown

Saturdays, 8:00am-1:00pm

Bucks County’s longest running farmers market is entering its 47th season! Featuring more than 30 rotating, local vendors, this is one weekend market you don’t want to miss!

Wrightstown Farmers Market

The Middletown Grange Fairgrounds, 576 Penns Park Road, Newtown
Saturdays, May 7th- Thanksgiving
, 9:00am-12:00pm

A fantastic, producer-only market with over 30+ vendors featuring some of the best local produce that Bucks County has to offer. Pre-ordering available on their website for quick, market-day pick up.

Photo Courtesy of VisitPhilly.com

Yardley Farmers Market

Buttonwood Park, Yardley
Saturdays, May 7th- November 19th
, 9:00am-12:00pm

A year-round, producer-only market, offering a wide selection of produce, meat, fresh-roasted coffee, honey, artisanal baked goods, and prepared foods. Accepts SNAP/EBT benefits with a dollar for dollar match up to $10/market. 

Perkasie Farmers Market

7th Street, Perkasie

Saturdays, June 4th-October 29th, 9:00am-12:00pm

A fun, family-friendly market featuring a weekly “community spot” with crafts and activities for kids as well as locally grown produce, baked goods, and more!

Snipe’s Farm & Education Center

890 W. Bridge Street, Morrisville
Saturdays, Beginning May 7th, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Certified organic produce, honey, CBD products, and more! Snipe’s Farm also features meat and dairy offerings provided by their partnership with Miller’s Biodiversity Farm. Be sure to check out their year-round, outdoor education programs for ages 2-5 and 6-14!

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Photo courtesy of Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce

Writer & Calendar Editor, Bucks County Parent-Email me at Tatiana@FamilyFocus.org

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