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Farmers Markets, Fairfax County Park Authority

Fairfax County Farmers Markets

The Fairfax County Farmers Markets operate 11 farmers markets across Fairfax County, under the Fairfax County Park Authority. By providing access to locally grown foods, our farmers market program strives to improve the health of Fairfax County citizens, support local food producers, and protect the environment.

Make sure to check out our Chef at Market demonstrations throughout the season, where the VCE's Master Food Volunteers demonstrate how to make easy recipes using market produce. We also support access to the farmers markets for low-income citizens, through our SNAP at Market Double Bucks program.

Our markets are strictly producer-only, meaning that all of our farmers and producers may only sell what they raise on their farms or make from scratch. We encourage our vendors to use local ingredients in the creation of their products as much as possible. Our farmers and producers all come from within a 125 mile radius of Fairfax County.

Farmers Markets E-Newsletter: Subscription Form

    Each May to November, twelve sites throughout Fairfax County spring to life with the activity of an open-air market. The Markets offer a wide variety of freshly picked fruits, vegetables, and cut flowers. There are also fresh eggs, baked goods, honey and cider to purchase. Milk and cheese products, along with a wide array of meat products, round out the edible delights.

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No PetsPlease note that for health and safety reasons, our markets are not able to accommodate pets, except service animals. Please consider leaving pets at home as the temperature on market days can increase rapidly and cause pet safety issues.

2016 Market Schedule

Directions to the Markets are listed below. For other information about the Markets, call 703-642-0128, TTY 703-803-3354.


*McCutcheon/Mount Vernon: May 4 - December 21, 8 a.m. - Noon
Sherwood Library, 2501 Sherwood Hall Lane
SNAP accepted, bonus dollar program!

*Oak Marr: May 4 - November 16, 8 a.m. - Noon
Oak Marr Recreation Center, 3200 Jermantown Road

*Wakefield: May 4 - October 26, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Wakefield Park, 8100 Braddock Road


*Annandale: May 5-November 10, 8 a.m. - Noon
Mason District Park, 6621 Columbia Pike

*Herndon: May 5 - November 10, 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Old Town Herndon, 700 Block of Lynn St., By the Red Caboose
SNAP accepted, bonus dollar program!

*Government Center:May 5 - October 27, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy


*McLean: May 6 - November 18, 8 a.m. - Noon
Market closed on May 16 for McLean Day preparations
Lewinsville Park, 1659 Chain Bridge Road

*Kingstowne: May 6 - October 27, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
In the Giant parking lot, 5935 Kingstowne Towne Center


*Burke: May 7- November 19, 8 a.m. - Noon
VRE parking Lot, 5671 Roberts Parkway

*Reston: May 7 - November 12, 8 a.m. - Noon
Market closed for Multicultural Festival
Lake Anne Village Center, 11401 North Shore Drive
SNAP accepted, bonus dollar program!


*Lorton: May 3 - November 8, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
VRE parking lot, 8990 Lorton Station Blvd.
SNAP accepted, bonus dollar program!

* = Master Gardener Plant Clinic

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