This robust and lively outdoor celebration of seasonal food features local and organic vegetables, fruits and herbs. Artisan breads and baked goods, goat cheese, honey, eggs, cut flowers, jams, sauces, soaps and more are available here. Rain or shine. Indoor Market Dates and Hours: November to May, second Thursday of each month; 2:30-6:30 p.m.
Outdoor Market Dates and Hours: June to October; Thursdays, 2:30-6:30 p.m.
winter: McCoy Field parking lot; summer: Pageant Field in Merrymount ParkQuincy, MAPhone: 339-225-2607
This rain-or-shine market includes three farms, three bakers, one local nursery, one dairy and a community table offering locally-grown surplus fruit and vegetables from Quincy gardeners. Market is held rain or shine. Dates and Hours:late June to mid-November 17; Fridays; 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Hingham Beach Parking Lot, 95 Otis Street (Route 3A)Hingham, MAPhone:
Hingham Farmers Market is the third oldest in Massachusetts, and vendors here sell fresh produce, baked goods, flowers, plants, eggs, jam with native strawberries, granola mix, live lobsters, jewelry, pottery, and furniture. Dates and Hours: May 6-November 18 on Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.;