Local Farmers' Markets

Tis the season for fresh, local and fun-filled Farmers’ Markets. And two of the best farmer’s markets in all of Connecticut are located right here in East Lyme. At each market, you’ll find freshly picked local produce, delicious baked goods, coffee roasted in Connecticut, and other products to allow you to prepare the freshest most delicious locally-sourced meal for you and your family.

White Gate Farm – Farm Stand
Wednesday’s and Saturday’s / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
83 Upper Pattagansett Rd, East Lyme (860) 739-9585
White Gate Farm specializes in fresh organic produce, poultry, eggs, seasonal flowers, bread from Farm to Hearth Bakery, cheese from Shelburne Farm and bagged organic coffee from Ashlawn Farm. They also offer an array of freshly baked goods including delicious pizza at noon. Situated in Southeastern Connecticut on 100 acres of lovely New England landscape, it is a great destination for shopping at our farm stand, visiting the animals and seeing a small family farm that above all values the health of its customers and the environment. For additional info about White Gate Farm, visit: www.WhiteGateFarm.net

Niantic Farmers Market (Opens June 7th)
Thursdays / 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Methodist St, Niantic, CT (860) 739-2550
From mid-June until early October, swing by the quaint village of Niantic along the Long Island Sound for its Thursday afternoon farmers’ market. Approximately 12 local vendors sell their freshly grown goods at this weekly market. The Niantic Farmer’s Market vendors typically offer an array of fresh and local produce, seafood, breads, pies, cookies, cupcakes, jams, jellies, and more! The Niantic Farmers also features weekly specialty vendors and family-friendly special events almost every week so visit their Niantic Farmers Market Facebook page weekly to see what’s being featured this week.

About Discover East Lyme

Welcome to DiscoverEastLyme.com, your online source for shopping, dining, entertainment and information about the villages of Flanders and Niantic in the town of East Lyme, CT.

A quaint seaside village community on the beautiful Connecticut shoreline, East Lyme is located just 20 minutes south of Mystic and has much to offer visitors to the town. Unique shops, great restaurants, a mile-long boardwalk overlooking beautiful Long Island Sound, and special events throughout the year are just some of the reasons to visit.

Conveniently located, East Lyme is easy to get to and is a perfect place to spend the day or a weekend away. If you’re in the area, come “Discover East Lyme” and see for yourself just what makes this community such a great place to visit, play and live!

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