Eat local

Taste the season at one of Arlington's vibrant farmers markets found throughout the county.

On different days of the week throughout Arlington's various neighborhoods, you'll find local farmers markets that will ensure farm-fresh ingredients ripe for sampling. Farmer's Markets in Arlington are more than just places to buy produce. You can also find live music, food trucks, artisan pastries, ethnic foods, gourmet cheeses, juices and more. Made your own picnic with fresh-baked bread and local cheese, or grab something off the grill to eat as you listen to music. You can also buy an edible souvenir to take home with you. There are nearly a dozen farmer's markets around Arlington, many are right next to a metro.

Arlington Farmers Market

Since 1979, with over 30 local vendors.

  • Day: Saturdays, year-round
  • Time: 8 a.m. – noon (April – Dec.); 9.a.m. – noon (Jan. – April)
  • Location: 14th Street, between North Courthouse Road and North Veitch Street | Courthouse Metro

Arlington Mill Farmers Market

Located at the historic Arlington Mill, this farmers market features produce, meats, and dairy products from our region’s top local vendors.

  • Day: Saturdays, May - October
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Arlington Mill Community Center Plaza, 909 South Dinwiddie St.
  • More: Call (703) 892-2776

Ballston Farmers Market

The market offers fruits and vegetables, ice cream, baked goods, Virginia-made wines, cold-pressed juices, handmade soaps and lotions, wood-fired pizza, and more. Find music, a beer and wine garden, and fun giveaways on the first Thursday of the month.

  • Day: Thursdays, April - November
  • Time: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Welburn Square, 901 N. Taylor St (9th St. North and North Stuart Street) | Ballston Metro Station
  • More: Call (703) 528-3527

Clarendon Farmers Market

Locally-produced breads and pastries, organic vegetables, flowers, soap, sorbet, and more!

  • Day: Wednesdays, April - December
  • Time: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Location: Clarendon Central Park, 3140 Wilson Blvd.| Clarendon Metro Station
  • More: Call (703) 812-8881

Crystal City Farmers Market

The FRESHFARM Crystal City Market features over 20 farmers and producers from DC, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia who bring a wide range of delicious and local foods.

  • Day: Tuesdays, April -November
  • Time: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Location: 1900 Crystal Drive | Crystal City Metro Station
  • More: (Call 202) 362-8889

Fairlington Farmers Market

Head to the Fairlington Community Center for fresh produce, grass-fed meats, eggs, coffee, pastries and baked goods, flowers and other prepared foods

  • Day: Sundays, May - November
  • Time: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Location: Located on North 15th Street, near Courthouse Metro | Courthouse Metro Station

Lubber Run Farmers Market

  • Day: Saturdays
  • Time: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. (April - Nov.)
  • Location: 4401 N. Henderson Road, the Barrett Elementary School
  • More: Call (703) 405-8232

Marymount Farmers Market

The Marymount Farmers Market is a local producer-only market. Each of our vendors grows, bakes, roasts, cooks, or prepares all of their products within 125 miles of Arlington County. Produce is usually picked within a day or two of the market so it is as fresh as possible.

  • Day: Saturdays, May 25 - Thanksgiving
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location: 2807 N. Glebe Rd., Marymount University Main Campus
  • More: Call (571) 3572526

Pike Park Farmers Market

The Columbia Pike Farmers Market brings the best fresh products straight from the field to your table. Terrific selection of local produce, organic meats, flowers, pastries, jams, and coffee.

  • Day: Sundays, year-round
  • Time: 9 a.m.
  • Location: Pike Park at 2820 Columbia Pike. Near the intersection of South Walter Reed Drive and Columbia Pike, in front of the Rite Aid Pharmacy.
  • More: Call (703) 892-2776

Rosslyn Farmers Market

Find Pastries, organic fruits, herbs, and locally-grown vegetables across from the Rosslyn metro.

  • Day: Wednesdays, May - November
  • Time: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location: Central Place Plaza, North Lynn Street & North Moore Street | Rosslyn Metro Station
  • More: Call (703) 522-6628

Westover Farmers Market

Grab pastries, organic fruits, herbs, and locally-grown vegetables year round, rain or shine.

  • Day: Sundays (rain or shine).
  • Time: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. (May - November); 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (December - April)
  • Location: Washington Blvd. and N. McKinley Rd.
  • More: call (703) 405-8232