Yorktown Market Days Farmers Market is weekly on Saturdays from 8 am to noon
Yorktown Market Days Farmers Market runs every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.* through the end of October (except May 6 & Oct. 7). Be on the lookout for several extended markets with fun family-friendly themes, especially during the holidays! *Unless otherwise indicated
Yorktown’s award-winning weekly market and waterfront location make it one of the most unique farmers markets in Hampton Roads. It is a one-stop shop for seasonal produce; farm meats and seafood; fresh poultry and eggs; artisan bread and made-from-scratch desserts; honey, jams, and sauces; flowers, plants, and herbs; coffee, tea, fresh-pressed juices, and wine; unique local art; and even gourmet dog treats! This is a rain or shine market – they set up in the bottom floor of the parking garage if it rains so just plan on coming!
See vendor list for this week right here.
Yorktown Market Days has been serving the community for 16 years. There are still many themed markets to look forward to for free family fun. Mark your calendars for the First Responders Market (see below), Fall Festival, Maritime Festival, Paws at the River, Harvest Festival, Mistletoe Market and more. Dates and details can be found at www.yorktownmarketdays.com.
There is no charge to attend the market and it is held rain or shine. Free parking is available in several designated public parking lots throughout Historic Yorktown and the complimentary, wheelchair-accessible. Yorktown Trolley runs with several convenient stops throughout Historic Yorktown. Check Trolley hours before you go as they vary depending on the season. While most vendors accept credit cards, some only take cash. ATMs are conveniently located at Ben & Jerry’s and the Yorktown Pub. Enjoy spectacular views of the York River, live music, food trucks and a fantastic variety of vendors and artists at Riverwalk Landing. This is a family friendly and dog friendly market. It is worth the trip to Yorktown to visit this market! Find all your favorite vendors!
See vendor list for this week right here. Keep scrolling for the list of themed markets!
Yorktown’s award-winning offerings and waterfront location make it one of the most unique farmers markets in Hampton Roads. It is a one-stop shop for seasonal produce, farm meats and seafood, fresh poultry and eggs, artisan breads and scratch-made desserts, honey, jams, and sauces, flowers, plants, and herbs, coffee, tea, fresh-pressed juices, and wine, high-quality art, and even gourmet dog treats!
Visit their Facebook Page to see great images and information and visit here to see the list of vendors and artists.
Markets are rain or shine because they can move into the large parking garage at the river front. During the regular season, and even into the holiday months, you’ll find several extended markets with fun family-friendly themes! Themed markets are listed below – keep scrolling!
There is a good chance you will enjoy The Fifes and Drums of York Town who have passed through almost every market already this season!
The Yorktown Market Days was voted Best Farmers Market in Hampton Roads and kicks off on April 8 and runs every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.* through the end of October (except May 6 & Oct. 7).
2023 Themed Yorktown Farmers Markets
April 8: Go Green Market/Opening Market (8 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
April 15: Sister Cities French Market (8 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
April 29: Pirate Invasion Market (8 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
May 13: Vintage Market/Car Show on Main (8 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
July 15: Fun in the Sun Market (8 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
August 5 & 12: National Farmers Market Week (8 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
September 9: First Responders Market (8 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
October 14: Fall Festival (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
October 28: Paws at the River Market (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
November 11: Maritime Festival (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
November 18: Harvest Festival (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
December 9: Mistletoe Market (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Location & Parking:
Just put 331 Water Street into your GPS. Free parking is available at the Riverwalk Landing parking terrace, York Hall, York-Poquoson Courthouse, County Administration Building, and other designated public parking lots. The complimentary, wheelchair accessible Yorktown Trolley is available for this market, at 10 a.m. with several convenient stops throughout town.
Come see why Yorktown Market Days are the GOLD winner of Best Farmers Market in all of Hampton Roads for the second year in a row by the readers of Coastal Virginia Magazine.
Presented by York County & Riverwalk Landing
Pre-Order Options Available with Select Vendors!
Head to visityorktown.org for complete details. Or visit their Facebook page.
Yorktown Farmers Market Accept SNAP!
Yorktown Market Days is excited to participate in the USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to help ensure all families in our community have access to fresh fruits, vegetables, and other healthy food options. Qualifying participants will be able to purchase special tokens with their SNAP-EBT cards they can then use at participating vendors. NEW this year, the market also participates in Virginia’s Fresh Match Program. SNAP customers get one dollar for every dollar they spend on fruits and vegetables. It’s easy! Just visit our information tent at the market to learn more.
In addition to SNAP-EBT cards, many vendors accept credit cards. However, some only take cash. ATMs are conveniently located at Ben & Jerry’s and Yorktown Pub.
The market is a way for families of all economic backgrounds to access fresh, nutritious food as close to the source as possible—the region’s farmers, chefs, and food artisans.
VisitYorktown for more information on these markets and other weekly and seasonal events in Historic Yorktown VA.
Is there a list of vendors who were at the Nov 21st market? I am looking for the man who had the wooden puzzles and the animals made out of landscaping tembers. I bought a chicken that came with two baby chicks and a hedgehog puzzle. He is going to make me a elephant puzzle, but I lost his card.