Toms River Farmers Market Returns

The Downtown Toms River Farmers’ Market (Photo Micromedia Archives)

TOMS RIVER – It’s the most wonderful time of the year…for fresh produce lovers.

A staple of the region, the Downtown Toms River Farmers Market returns for its 2018 season, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays starting May 23 through Nov. 14.

The market is located at 28-46 Hadley Ave., at the Ocean County parking garage lawn. Free parking is available in the garage.

The market features four New Jersey fresh produce farmers and one organic farmer. They offer a variety of produce, drinks and other items.

The market also has a raffle the first Wednesday of the month. Winners will receive:

June 6, strawberries and lettuce

July 11, blueberries and zucchini

Aug. 1, peaches and tomatoes

Sept. 5, plums and eggplants

Oct. 3, apples and pumpkins

Nov. 7, cranberries and sweet potatoes

WIC and Senior FMNP participants can use their vouchers at selected vendors.

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