Farmers Market Opens Today in New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE– The New Rochelle Farmers Market opens for the season today on Library Plaza! Todays events:

Cooking demo: Marti from the Blum Center will show you how to make a market fresh mean. 11 am- 1 pm. Community Table: New Rochelle is updating their comprehensive plan and are actively seeking public input. Stop by City Hall’s table and give them your opinions on New Rochelle

Community Markets runs farmers markets in  Westchester Croton-on-Hudson, Larchmont, Mamaroneck Indoor, New Rochelle, Northern Westchester Winter Indoor Market, Ossining, Pleasantville, Rye, Tarrytown, Rockland Piermont, Spring Valley, Manhattan Morningside Park, Bronx Hunts Point, Brooklyn Cooper Park, McGolrick Park, Park Slope (Year Round), Queens Jamaica, Queens Botanical Garden

Cool Finds: Viva Grande Farms, New Rochelle

If you’re ok with no-frills produce shopping, (and at these prices, you will be) don’t miss Viva Grande Farms in New Rochelle. This is no high end artisinal farmer’s market, just real fruits and vegetables at very low prices. In the outdoor area, everyday stock, such as potatoes, peppers and apples may be sprinkled with white asparagus or meyer lemons, you never know, it always changes. Inside, more vegetables and fruit, cheese and dairy, and meats. Flowers are also available in a separate building.