Farmers markets are an important part of our towns and cities as they bring ‘the farms” to us in the form of fresh farm products and other products. Below is an overview of the Farmers markets situated within Aurora On at the neighboring communities and what they have to offer:
The Aurora Farmers Market
This is an outdoor farmers market that is only open on Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm during the summer period. The market is conveniently located at 60-64 Wells Street and serves the residents of Aurora and its neighborhoods. The vendors are always talkative and large in number in the market. The vendor offers a wide variety of products and services including fresh locally grown farm products which are of great quality. They have music and water park designated for both kids and adults. The market is very spacious with no congestion and security is very tight. During the fall season, they together with community members and other visitors conduct farm tours on selected farms to learn and get products directly from the farm thus promoting the local farmers.
East Gwillimbury Farmers Market
Located at 18273 Yonge Street, this farmers market opens on Thursday from 2 to 7 pm. The vendors offer a wide selection of products including homemade baked products, fresh kitchen supplies and more. They have a great display system allowing customers to access items quickly and their products are all locally sourced and sold at considerably high prices. This is one of the best farmers markets in Aurora with very spacious grounds and willing attendants. The atmosphere here is cool and very with fresh products which include vegetables, fruits, and tubers.
Highway 9 Farmers Market
This is an indoor farmers market located in Schomberg and opens daily from 8 am to 7 pm. This major market is very popular within the residents of Aurora and serves them with high-quality farm products at fair prices. They have beautiful fresh flowers, fruits, vegetables, and organic honey all well preserved and arranged for a fun and easy shopping experience. The attendants are very friendly, knowledgeable and always ready to answer your question in regard to their products. The people at this farmers market take pride in what they do since it is the best for their customers.
Newmarket Main Street Farmers’ Market
This is among the markets that serve the residents of Aurora with fresh vegetables, fruits, and other homemade products. It is located at 538 Timothy Street and opens from 8 am to 1 pm on Saturday. The market is known for its high-quality fresh produce, dairy products, poultry and more.