South County has farmers markets offering excellent & fresh food

Coastal Growers Year-Round Market 2018

Casey Farm in summer and Lafayette Mill in winter Saunderstown or North Kingstown, RI, 02874 Phone: 401-295-1030

Coastal Growers Market offers Rhode Islanders a great opportunity to support local farmers and to purchase a variety of hard-to-find products including organic produce, pasture-fed meats, locally raised shellfish and more. Customers are encouraged to bring the whole family for a unique shopping experience and some of the finest produce in Rhode Island. This is a year-round market with separate locations for summer and winter.
Summer Location, Dates, & Hours: Casey Farm, 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown; Saturdays 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. from early May 13 to late October;
Winter Location, Dates, & Hours: Lafayette Mill, 640 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown; Saturdays 9 a.m.-noon from November to April;
South Kingstown Year-Round Farmers Market

3 locations in Wakefield; see below South Kingstown, RI Phone: 401-789-1388

This is Rhode Island's oldest continually operating farmers market, offering a seasonal selection of Rhode Island-grown produce and other products by members' farms. Enjoy fresh popped kettle corn or hot cup of coffee while you stroll and shop.
Summer Locations, Dates, & Hours: URI East Farm, 1 East Farm Road; Saturdays 8:30am-Noon from May to October; Marina Park, Tuesdays, 2-6pm from May to October.
Winter Location, Dates, & Hours: Peace Dale Mill Complex, Saturdays 10am-2pm from November to late April.
Marina Park Farmers Market

Marina Park, 2 Salt Pond Road (South County Hospital exit off Route 1) Wakefield, RI Phone: 401-397-4702

This market features local foods like marinara sauce with freshly picked tomatoes and fruits and veggies. Pay with cash here.
Dates and Hours: Early May 9 to late October; Tuesdays; 2-6 p.m.