Farmers' Market at the Harvard Ed Portal

Farmers' Market Fridays
The 2016 Farmers' Market at the Harvard Ed Portal (formerly known as the Harvard Allston Farmers’ Market) opens at 224 Western Avenue in Allston on June 24. The Farmers' Market at the Harvard Ed Portal will feature a wide variety of fresh, locally grown produce and specialty products. Come enjoy the variety of products and a relaxing afternoon, and visit City Hall To Go on the third Friday of each month. In addition to great selections, you’ll be able to hear a variety of live music. The first Friday of every month will feature various bluegrass bands, and on the fourth Friday the Farmers’ Market at the Harvard Ed Portal will be partnering with Allston Pudding to bring you free performances from a selection of local artists. Be sure to sign up for the Ed Portal’s weekly newsletter for more information and schedules of upcoming local talent!

Fridays from 3-7 p.m.
June 24 - October 28
Free parking available
15-minute walk from Harvard Square
Easily accessible by MBTA bus routes 66, 70, 70A, and 86

The market is located in front of the Harvard Ed Portal at 224 Western Avenue in Allston. 

The market's regular vendors include White Rabbit Farm, Zero Mile Farm, Belmont Acres Farm, and Chrissy's Crumble granola. Part-time vendors include Omega Oil Healthy Cooking Blends and Caroline's Kitchen jams, baked goods, and cooking stocks.

Coupons & Vouchers
Every Friday the market features raffle prizes, coupons, and more. Sign up for the Ed Portal’s email newsletter for information about weekly offerings and programs taking place at the market.

The market accepts SNAP/EBT cards, WIC coupons, Boston Bounty Bucks, Senior Coupons and credit cards.

Residential compost drop off is also available at the market. The most commonly accepted items are food scraps such as vegetable peelings, coffee grounds, and stems/stalks, as well as dried flowers, grass clippings (in small amounts) and more. If you have a question about whether an item is acceptable for drop-off, please call 617-496-5022 or email

More Information
For more information on the market, please email or call 617-496-5022. The Farmers' Market at the Harvard Ed Portal is run by the Harvard Ed Portal and Harvard Public Affairs and Communications.