When you want to experience the Laurel Highlands to the fullest, there are plenty of activities to teach you about our enriching culture. One of the best ways to experience our local area is tasting the locally sourced produce and shopping for excellently created crafts the best farmers markets in PA! These bazaar-styled places pop up across our stunning countryside every year and bring farm-fresh goodness straight from the ground to you. If you are looking for homemade crafts or organic delights, you’re sure to find something special!
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4 of the Best Farmers Markets in PA
With so many ways to see our stunning area, you’re sure to discover the perfect ways to spend time in the Laurel Highlands. Here are our recommendations for the best farmers markets in PA and everything you can purchase while you are there!
Before visiting, we have compiled a few tips on how to make the most of your experience!
- Bring cash (especially small bills) for a quicker shopping trip.
- Ask the local farmers for recipes and the best ways to prepare foods.
- Take reusable shopping bags with you.
- Pack a cooler with ice to keep the fresh produce, meats, and cheeses chilled.
- Get there early for the best selection.
- Eat lunch while you are there.
Ligonier Country Market
Situated in historic Ligonier, you’ll find the Ligonier Country Market at the Loyalhanna Watershed Farm near the intersection of West Main Street and U.S. Route 30. As you walk around this quaint market, you can see a lavish selection of freshly cut flowers, farm-fresh produce, grass-fed meats, specialty loaves of bread, and scrumptious baked goods. You’ll also find a variety of handmade crafts, including jewelry, pottery, wooden items, candles, and soaps. If you plan to visit, stop by Saturday morning from mid-May to the first week of October.
Sarver’s Hill Organic Farm
For over 35 years, the Sarver’s Hill Organic Farm has proudly supported the local farmers by sourcing from CSA (Community Supported Agriculture). Also known as the Greensburg Farmers Market, Lynchfield Park is the official venue and is located on Route 66N across from Mary’s Tastyland. You’ll find the perfect treat here from May through November!
Somerset County Farmers Market
The Somerset County Farmers’ Market is located at Georgian Place in Somerset, PA. Set up in a tailgate fashion, all of the vendors use the beds of their trucks as the produce and craft stands. As you walk around, you’ll see a variety of locally-grown foods and farm-fresh products from the end of May to mid-November.You can also learn about the community’s efforts involving food safety, health, nutrition, basic agricultural production, and gardening.
Latrobe Farmers Market
On Tuesdays from early June through September, the Latrobe Farmers Market will be held at the Legion Keener Park near Loyalhanna Creek. This wonderfully shaded area features an array of artfully crafted products and cuisine made from the freshest ingredients. After you experience the market, explore the downtown area of Latrobe, just around the corner!
Book Your Stay at Oak Lodge
After you experience the best farmers markets in PA, unwind at Oak Lodge. Our stunning 800-acre retreat offers three newly renovated properties. We invite you to browse our accommodations and select the perfect one for your vacation. Each of our guest rooms and suites features beautiful antiques, vintage pieces, and showcases our rustic elegance. While you are with us, ask about our incredible spa services. If you want to experience one of our divine massages, book your appointment while you reserve your room!
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