Check Out These Farmers’ Markets Near Your Sagamore Apartment

During this time, some of us are more concerned with our health now more than ever. On the Upper West Side, we’re lucky that it’s very easy to stay healthy – near our Sagamore apartments, there are tons of farmers’ markets where you can get fresh, local produce, bread, meats and other goods.

Despite the pandemic, many of these farmers’ markets are still in operation, serving the community by providing fare that’s unique to our region. If your fridge is looking a little bare but you know what can be found at the supermarket just won’t cut it, check out these nearby farmers’ markets.

Tucker Square Greenmarket, located at W 66th St &, Broadway, New York which is a 10 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, offers locally grown produce just across the street from Lincoln Center. 

Seasonal vegetables range from fresh staples like corn and greens to delicacies like squash blossoms and fairtytale eggplant. Orchards boast sweet berries, stone fruit and over 80 varieties of apples. Plus, you’ll love their impeccable farmstead cheeses, fresh seafood, grass fed beef, duck and duck charcuterie, eggs and artisanal baked goods.

77th/79th Street Greenmarket, located at Columbus Avenue &, W 77th St, New York which is five minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a year-round market which stretches from 78th St. to 81st Streets each Sunday.

Shoppers will find grass fed beef, New York’s freshest fish, duck, chicken, ostrich, goat cheese, fresh flowers, eggs, honey, baked goods, apple cider and a large variety of fruit and vegetables. Look for foraged greens like ramps in the spring, and an abundance of corn and berries come summer. 

Tucker Square Greenmarket

W 66th St &, Broadway, New York, NY 10023

(212) 788-7900

77th/79th Street Greenmarket

Columbus Avenue &, W 77th St, New York, NY 10024

(212) 788-7900

Farmers Markets Around The Upper West Side

Farmers Markets are starting to pop up around NYC and the Upper West Side which must mean warm weather is officially here! While the temperature continues to climb, you can spend your evening and weekend grocery shopping a little more fun by visiting one of the many local farmers markets. Here are some close by to The Sagamore for our residents to visit this season.

 

79th Street Greenmarket: Open on Sunday, this farmers market is just a few blocks downtown (about a five minute walk!) from The Sagamore. Located between 77th and 81st street, the market will span along Columbus Ave from 9am to 5pm. They host several vendors throughout the season with seasonal fruit and veggie stands popping up throughout.

 

97th Street Market: On Columbus and Amsterdam you’ll find this Upper West Side market open on Fridays from 8am until 2pm. This local market is one of the longest standing NYC farmers markets entering their 25th year. They serve fresh produce from the Hudson Valley which includes grass fed meat, organic eggs and much more! You can visit their website for a full likes of vendors.

 

Tucker Square Greenmarket: One of the newest neighborhood markets has hickory become one of NYC’s favorites. Just a few subway stops for our residents, this local market is open to the Upper West Side every Thursday. They also host special events throughout the season including cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges. While they have plenty of fruits and veggies this market specializes in baked goods with vendors such as Baker’s Bounty Breads & pastries, Body & Soul and Meredith’s Country Bakery all participating.

 

79th Street Greenmarket

W 77th St & Columbus Ave

New York, NY 10024

 

97th Street Greenmarket

W 97th St & Columbus Ave

New York, NY 10025

 

Tucker Square Greenmarket

W 66th St & Columbus Ave

New York, NY 10023