Central Square Market is Back!

The Central Square Farmer’s Market is back for the 2018 season! Open every Monday between May 14 and November 19, the market features a variety of vendors offering both produce and prepared foods.  In addition to accepting both SNAP and WIC, the Central Square Farmer’s Market will also once again offer matching on all SNAP purchases, up to $15 per visit. This means that any SNAP shopper is able to purchase $30 of SNAP eligible items while using only $15 of their SNAP benefits.

The Central Square Farmer’s Market is open every Monday from 12pm-6pm in the parking lot located at Bishop Allen Drive and Norfolk Street. For additional information on the market, please visit: http://massfarmersmarkets.org/central/

See below for additional information on how to make the most of your dollar at Cambridge farmer’s markets.

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Final Cambridge Winter Farmers Market is Saturday, April 7th!

Visit the Cambridge Winter Farmers Market this Saturday, April 7th for the final winter market of the 2017-2018 season. In addition to typical market activities, this Saturday is also Get Growing Day, a kick-off for the upcoming growing season! At Get Growing Day you can swap seeds with other growers, learn about compost, or even … Read more

Reflecting on a Summer with F.E.E.D

  August 8th, 2017 By Sophie Harrington To wrap up my summer internship at F.E.E.D I want to write about what we discovered from doing outreach about SNAP Match in the Cambridge community. After reviewing the data inputted by the Farmer’s Market Managers we noticed an increase in the amount of SNAP Match issued. When … Read more

Foodies Empowering Environments Dynamically

  Foodies Empowering Environments Dynamically (F.E.E.D) Nethanya & Sophie doing outreach at the Washington Elms Housing Complex in Cambridge Green beans in season at the Harvard University Farmer’s Market Radishes in season at the Central Square Farmer’s Market Nethanya & Kedrick doing outreach in front of the Windsor Street Care Center Fresh colorful tomatoes at … Read more

SNAPshot of the Cambridge Winter Famers Market

Winter Farmers Market local producers

The Cambridge Winter Farmers Market is one of three farmers markets in the Cambridge area that participate in the SNAP Match program. Of the Cambridge WInter Farmers Market.  (The other two are the Harvard farmers market and the Central Square market).  Every Saturday, from January through April, they open their doors to the community and … Read more