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Farmers Markets in the RiverSpark Heritage Area

There are eight farmers markets in the RiverSpark Heritage Area,
three on Saturdays and one on every other day of the week except Mondays.


Watervliet Farmers Market
At Hudson Shores Park
On the Watervliet Waterfront
2:30-5:30 p.m. from June 12th through October 9th
Go to the Watervliet Website and look for the Farmers Market logo


Troy Little Italy Farmers Market
In Troy's famous Little Italy
Hill Street between Washington and Liberty Streets
One block east of Route 4 north
2:30-6:00 p.m. during the summer months starting May 16th
See the Troy Little Italy Farmers Market Website


North Greenbush Farmers Market
Twin Town Little League Fields
Williams Road
North Greenbush
2:30-6:00 p.m. during the summer months
See the North Greenbush Farmers Market Website
See also the extensive Rensselaer County Online Farmers Markets and Farmstands Listing


Cohoes Farmers Market
Remsen Street Municipal Parking Lot
Next to Smith's Restaurant
4:00-7:00 p.m. June through early October
See the City of Cohoes Farmers Market Website


Brunswick Farmers Market
Brunswick Town Office Parking Lot
Route 7 at Town Office Road, Brunswick
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. from May through mid-September
See Town of Brunswick Farmers Market Website

The Farmers Market at the Crossings
Albany-Shaker Road across from Emerick Lane
Town of Colonie
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. through June 2nd through September 29th
See the Town of Colonie Farmers Market Website

Troy Waterfront Farmers Market
Named "Best Food Festival" in the Hudson River Valley by Hudson Valley Magazine
Outdoors on River Street in downtown Troy from Third through Monument Square
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. May through October
And indoors in the Uncle Sam Atrium between 3rd and 4th and between Broadway and Fulton
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. November through April
See the Troy Waterfront Farmers Market Website


Waterford Harbor Farmers Market
1 Tugboat Alley
On the Waterford waterfront promenade
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. during the summer months
See the Waterford Harbor Farmers Market Website

The RiverSpark Heritage Area is composed of seven municipalities:
Cohoes, Colonie, Green Island, Troy, Town of Waterford, Village of Waterford, and Watervliet.
It is currently undergoing reorganization. New contact information will be available soon.