A Guide to Columbia County’s Farmers’ Markets
It’s not hard to find fresh, beautiful produce here in the Hudson Valley—there are a countless number of farms in Columbia County alone! So, next time you need to stock up, skip the grocery store and head outside to your nearest farmers’ market to support your local farmers.
Here’s a list of farmers’ markets in Columbia County that are worth a visit:
Copake Hillsdale Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. May 26 – October 27, 2018
From baked goods to fresh flowers and live music, this market won’t disappoint. It’s situated right next to the Roeliff Jansen Park so bring along your dog and take a hike after you buy some goodies.
Hudson Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. April 28 to November 17, 2018
Start by hitting up the Destino tent for some delicious breakfast tacos before visiting the different vendors at Columbia County’s largest farmers market.
Chatham Farmers’ Market
Fridays 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. June – October
Before heading home after work, make a quick detour to the Chatham Farmers’ Market located near the gazebo in the center of town and pick up some fresh ingredients for a delicious Friday night dinner!
Kinderhook Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. May – October
Join local farmers and food producers at the Village Green in Kinderhook for a wonderful market featuring different specialty vendors—from coffee roasters to creameries—every week.
Valatie Farmers’ Market
Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. May – September
End your weekend in Valatie picking out handmade soaps and fresh herbs at the market located just outside the Valatie Medical Arts Building. Make sure to stick around for the live music and occasional raffle drawings!