About the Market

Established in 2004 with the support of Bookhaven Used Book Store, this market is located right across from the historic Eastern State Penitentiary. The market is situated within a growing, bustling retail corridor in the Fairmount neighborhood. The Fairmount Farmers Market is now open year-round.

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As of Thursday, November 11, 2021, the Fairmount Farmers Market will be operating on fall/winter hours of 2 - 5 p.m. 

Holiday Market Information

Fairmount Farmers Market will hold a special pre-Thanksgiving market on Wednesday, November 24th, 2-5 p.m., featuring turkey pre-order pickup from Horse Shoe Ranch, plus Beechwood Orchards, Ben’s Produce, Deer Creek Malthouse, Mycopolitan, Nilaa Coffee, Shevy’s Babka Paradise, Valley Milkhouse and Ursa Bakery.

There will be no Fairmount Farmers Market on Thursday November 25th, 2021. The Fairmount Farmers Market will return on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021.

Look For


Amira's Delites, from Philadelphia, PA
Gourmet, allergy-friendly, and vegan baked goods 

Beechwood Orchards, 135 miles to market from Biglerville, PA
Fresh fruit and vegetables 

Ben's Produce, 100 miles to market from Brogue, PA
Fruits and vegetables, baked goods and canned goods

Deer Creek Malthouse22 miles to market from Glen Mills, PA
Specialty malt ingredients for food and beverages made with 100% locally-grown grain

Horse Shoe Ranch, 96 miles to market from Fredericksburg, PA  
Pasture-raised eggs, chicken, and sausage

Mycopolitan, from Philadelphia, PA
Locally-grown mushrooms

Nilaa Coffee, from Philadelphia, PA
Locally-roasted coffee beans, iced tea, and cold brew. 

Shevy's Babka Paradise, from Philadelphia, PA
Culturally Jewish baked goods and foods

Ursa Bakery, less than 1 mile to market from Philadelphia, PA
Fresh bread


Aaji's Kitchen from Philadelphia, PA 
1st & 3rd Thursdays - Tomato lonsa (Indian condiment) 

Birchrun Hills, 37 miles to market from Chester Springs, PA
Every other Thursday - Cheese, veal, beef and pork

Chaddsford Winery, 34 miles to market from Chadds Ford, PA
2nd & 4th Thursdays - Local wine 

Fifth of a Farm Creations, from Philadelphia, PA
Last Thursdays - Jams and preserves

Valley Milkhouse Cheese, 55 miles to market from Oley, PA
Every other Thursday - Artisanal cheese, butter, and buttermilk from their own creamery

Payment accepted

Cash, SNAP/ACCESS cards, Food Bucks and WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) vouchers.

Most vendors at this farmers market accept credit/debit cards. 

Thanks to our current and past sponsors:

Green Mountain Energy

Lankenau Medical Center


The Durst Organization



Precision Benefits Group

Roll Off Dumpster Direct

The Rounds

Sahale Snacks

TD Bank

Thomas Jefferson University


Interested in becoming a market sponsor? Click here for more information! 

Our 2021 Farmers Market Advisory Group is composed of artisan vendors, rural and urban farmers, community partners, volunteers, customers and business owners. Please join us in welcoming:

Daniel Brown (Deerfoot Winery)

Claire Kopp McWilliams (Ursa Bakery)

Landon Jeffries (Root Mass Farm)

Melissa Allen (Beechwood Orchard)

Shania Morris (Board Member, Mill Creek Community Farm)

Christina LiPuma (Nutritionist, Food Bucks Distributor)

Gail Furman (Headhouse Farmers Market)

Marie Hathaway (Three Springs Fruit Farm)

Darnell Drayton & Dylan DeVlieger (DnD Farm)

Lana Meijas (33rd & Diamond/North Philly markets)

Suzannah Paul (Clark Park) 

Robert Logue (Bodhi Coffee)

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