Elmhurst Greenmarket

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applesUPCOMING EVENTS at the Elmhurst Greenmarket Tuesdays, 8am – 4pm, 41st Ave between 80th and 81st St. Located along an entrance to Elmhurst hospital, visitors to the hospital and neighborhood residents alike flock to the Elmhurst Greenmarket for fresh orchard fruit, vegetables from the “Black Dirt” region of upstate New York, local honey, and freshly baked breads and pastries.

Kid’s Craft Corner!

Aug 9th— Veggie Stamps
10:30am-12:30pm

Sliced fruits and veggies are your tools today for making great works of art! Bring the kids over to the information stand to learn how.

Aug 23rd— Flower or Fruit?
10:30am-12:30pm

It’s a game of “Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes”… but for plants! Learn what part of the plant you’re really eating when you bite into your favorite vegetable.

Cooking Demonstrations!

Have you heard? Cornell Cooperative conducts healthy cooking demonstrations every Tuesday at the Elmhurst Greenmarket throughout the day! Get your nutritional questions answered and try a tasty seasonal sample on the house!

Aug 2nd— Peppers Week
Aug 16th— What’s that Veggie? Lambs Quarters
Aug 30th— What’s that Veggie? Callaloo

Orient yourself with a whole new vegetable or get to know your shopping list staples even better! Samples and recipes are free!

*cooking demos generally occur between 11:30 and 12:30

Check the website for upcoming events: www.grownyc.org/elmhurstgreenmarket

Jackson Heights Greenmarket

Sundays, 8am – 3pm
34th Ave and 78th St.

Clam Bake & Music Event!
August 28th

Come and enjoy some hot and steamy clams and mussels, courtesy of clam digger, Glenn Bickelman, of American Pride Seafood + live music performed by members of the Jazz Foundation of America!  We’ll start serving samples at noon! Music from 11am to 1pm!

Cooking Demonstrations:

Aug 7th— Pepper Week
Aug 14th— What’s that Veggie? Callaloo
Aug 21st—Tomato Week

Orient yourself with a whole new vegetable or get to know your shopping list staples even better! Samples and recipes are free!

*cooking demos generally occur between 11:30 and 12:30

Check the website for upcoming events: www.grownyc.org/jacksonheightsgreenmarket