The Charles River Farmers Market Association has put together a market where you can get fresh, local ingredients for your family's table. Start with the freshly picked seasonal fruits, berries and vegetables. Grab a fresh baguette, then cheese and honey to match. Make some molto buono pasta, and grab some meat for the grill. Relax, and enjoy the Charles River Farmers' Markets!
at the Charles Hotel Year Round
(no markets easter, Thanksgiving weekend,Christmas week, New Years Day)
FridayS 12 - 6pm & SundayS 10am - 3pm
Located on the corner of Elliot and Bennet Street in Cambridge, MA in front of the Charles Hotel
at the Morse School Summers only
SaturdayS 10am - 2pm (no Market Oct 17)
Located in Cambridgeport, MA at the Morse School
Start with potted plants from Kimball fruit farm. They have foot high tomato plants, herbs, and other plants you can start with.
IPM is a process called integrated pest management.
Instead of using harmful chemicals, Kimballs uses environmental factors to control the pest population of their farms. They introduce friendly bugs to their farm, and those bugs in turn take care of all of the harmful garden pests. Environmentally friendly, with no artificial growth hormones. Kimball fruit farm is committed to having the best ingredients.
PLANTS & VEGETABLES
You can get all kinds of produce from our vendors. You can find Mizuna greens, summer squash, strawberries, blueberries, fresh and dried herbs, and more all at the Charles River Farmers Market.
From beets, to radishes, and carrots, tubers are popular vegetables at the market. You can find a huge variety of tomatoes. We have every variety from heirloom, to roma, plum, cherry tomatoes, and tomatoes right from the vine.
There are plenty of Culinary herbs to try too. Basil, mint, chives, and more. There are all kinds healthy vegetables to choose from. Ask your Farmer whats for dinner!
Meet the Vendors
Boston Smoked Fish Co.
The highest quality smoked fish available using sustainably harvested fish, locally sourced ingredients, and all natural preparation. We hand select the freshest fish daily from the docks in Boston, expertly match it with fresh herbs and spices, and gently smoke it in small batches over specific varieties of North American hardwoods.
Busa Farms (Fri & Sunday)
A variety of vegetables and berries
C & C Lobster and Fish
The freshest fish available and our OWN fresh caught lobsters
Coybrook Farm West Brookfield, MA
(Sundays only, summer market)
Specializing in a variety of organic vegetables
Flats Mentor Farm (start in June/ July)
(Sunday only, summer market) Lancaster, MA
Hi-Rise Bread Company (Fri & Sun, summer market)
Freshly baked bread every day. Baguettes, whole wheat varieties, specialty quiche, cookies and more.
Kimball Fruit Farm (Fri & Sun, summer market)
Fresh Seasonal Produce from their award winning tomatoes, to peaches, to all kinds of greens and berries. A huge selection!
(Fridays only, summer market)
Fish, lobsters, clams, scallops, oysters, and more fish! Caught by local fishermen in Boston, MA and brought fresh to you.
Vegetables, plants, fruits and more! Grown by an amazing farming family
Stillmans Quality Meats (Sat & Sun)
Pasture raised meats and poultry. Everything from lamb shanks, to pork shoulder, to ground beef.
Valicenti Pasta Farm
(Sundays only, Summer market) Both days winter market
Fresh pasta, gourmet ravioli, Lasgna, Gluten Free offerings & farm stead sauces made in our barn kitchen with ingredients grown on our 10-acre farm.