NDD COMMON GREENS FARMERS MARKET
The most popular Farmers Market in the downtown will be back for its 15th year on June 4th!. The vendors that you know and love will be there, as well as new ones you'll be meeting for the first time. Come enjoy live music to entertain as you take in the fresh spring air and shop for your Jersey fresh produce, artisan jewelry, skincare products, spices, accessories, gourmet nuts and dried fruits, Kettle Korn, and so much more.
The NDD Farmers Market will run every Thursday (weather permitting) from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm until November 19th at PSE&G Plaza on the corner of Raymond Boulevard and Park Place.
The NDD Common Greens Farmers Market accepts SNAP, WIC, and Senior Citizen’s Program Vouchers and is within the Nourishing Newark Farmers Markets network.
If you would like to become a vendor at our Farmers Market, please fill out the Vendor Application Form
Working together to stay healthy in downtown Newark!
WALK FOR THE
HEALTH OF IT!
The NDD Walking Club is a free and friendly walking group open to all. With three walks a day, the Walking Club is an excellent way to explore the City, meet new people, get your heart pumping and start to live healthier. Whether part of the workforce, a resident, or a one-time visitor, all are welcome and encouraged to join our crew, led by Brandi Coleman, a Certified Personal Trainer and accompanied by one of our own NDD Ambassadors! The walks incorporate light upper body and cardio exercises throughout to increase your fitness level and keep you motivated.
The NDD Walking Club meets at various locations throughout downtown Newark including PSE&G Plaza, Beaver Street, Military Park, Washington Park, and City Hall, three times a day, Monday through Friday at 11:30 am (30-minute walk), 12:15 pm (45-minute walk) and 1:00 pm (60-minute walk). Newcomers are always welcome, and there is no minimum or limit to the number of walks you can do. The NDD Walking Club walks various routes throughout downtown Newark. All members receive a Club Member bag that contains a NDD Walking Club t-shirt, water bottle, pedometer, and wristband. We offer incentives and prizes at various mileage marks, and promote a healthier lifestyle for all!
The NDD Walking Club begins its 2015 season on Tuesday, May 26th at 11:30 am at PSE&G Plaza.
If you would like additional information or are interested in joining, please call or email Ramona Thompson at 973-733-9333, extension 26 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Farmers Market Musician Schedule
|*Schedule will be updated after acts are confirmed|
|June 4th||Lonnie Youngblood|
|June 11th||Christopher Dean Band|
|June 18th||Michael Clayton Moore|
|June 25th||Rockin Soul Band|
|July 2nd||Craig Mitchell Band|
|July 9th||Halsey Street High Rollers|
|July 16th||Rhonda Denet|
|July 23rd||Rockin Soul Band|
|July 30th||Lonnie Youngblood|
|August 6th||Leisa Brown|
|August 13th||Michael Clayton Moore|
|August 20th||Randy Niles|
|August 27th||Rockin Soul Band|
|September 3rd||Halsey Street High Rollers|
|September 10th||Randy Hiles|
|September 17th||Rhonda Denet|
|September 24th||Lonnie Youngblood|
|October 1st||Michael Clayton Moore|
|October 8th||Leisa Brown|
|October 15th||Christopher Dean Band|
|October 22nd||Rhonda Denet|
|October 29th||Halsey Street High Rollers|
|November 12th||Leisa Brown|
|November 19th||Craig Mitchell Band|
Encouraging a Healthy Lifestyle
The NDD encourages a healthy lifestyle so in addition to the NDD Walking Club, if there are other fitness programs happening in the downtown and we find out about it, we will inform you either via through the NDD website or through our social media pages! Be sure to check the NDD events calendar and home page for other fitness programs that are happening in downtown Newark!
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