By Mary Morgan
One of the great parts of the summer season is fresh, local DC farmers markets. Lucky for local Washingtonians, there are plenty of options. Whether you live on the Hill, at DuPont Circle or on H Street NE, a market will be at your doorstep. Here is a comprehensive guide to finding delicious markets across DC .
Bloomingdale Farmers’ Market
First and R streets, NW. Sunday 9-1. May 13-November 18.
Broad Branch Farmers’ Market
Lafayette School at 5702 Broad Branch Rd, NW. Saturday 9-1. Year-round.
Capital Harvest on the Plaza13th St and Pennsylvania Ave, NW. Friday 11-3. Opening date TBD.
Columbia Heights Community Marketplace
14th St. and Park Rd, NW. Saturday 9-1. May 4-December 14.
DOT Farmers Market
Third St. at M and Tingey streets, SE. Tuesday 11-2. May-November.
Dupont Circle FreshFarm Market
20th St at Mass and Conn aves, NW. Sunday 8:30-1. April-December. & 10-1. January 6-March 31.
Eastern Market Outdoor Farmers’ Market
225 Seventh St, SE. Tuesday 3-7. Saturday 7-6. Sunday 9-5. Year-round.
Foggy Bottom FreshFarm Market
23rd and I streets, NW. Wednesday 3-7. April 17-November 27.
14th & U Farmers’ Market14th and U streets, NW. Saturday 9-1. May 7-November 19.
Glover Park-Burleith Farmers’ Market
Wisconsin Ave and 34th St, NW. Saturday 9-1. May 11-November 16.
H Street FreshFarm Market
13th and H streets, NE. Saturday 9-12. April-November.
Mt. Pleasant Farmers’ Market
Lamont Park at 17th and Mt. Pleasant streets, NW. Saturday 9-1. April 6-December 21.
Palisades Farmers Market48th Pl and MacArthur Blvd, NW. Sunday 9-1. Year-round.
Penn Quarter FreshFarm Market
Eigth St NW at D and E streets. Thursday 3-7. March 21-December.
1309 Fifth St, NE. Wednesday-Friday 11-8. Saturday-Sunday 8-8. Year-round.
USDA Farmers Market
12th St and Independence Ave, SW. Friday 10-2. June 1-November 16.
White House FreshFarm MarketVermont Ave, NW at H and I streets. Thursday 11-2:30. Opens May 2.
List via Washingtonian. Photos courtesy of Mary Morgan.