The History of Boston’s Market District

Boston’s Market District By Ken Turino In the beginning, Boston’s settlers were served by peddlers using carts selling produce and meat, much like in England. Boston’s earliest outdoor market was established around the Town Dock, a center for commerce. In 1734, the town established markets at Dock Square, North Square, and South Market on Boylston… Read more »

Boston Public Market Announces Second Round of Vendors for Permanent, Year-Round Local Food Market

BOSTON — The Boston Public Market today announced twelve additional small businesses that will sell locally-produced goods in the new permanent, year-round market on the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway directly above the Haymarket MBTA station. Starting in July, the 28,000-square-foot Market will house over 35 farmers, fishermen, and food producers from Massachusetts and throughout New… Read more »

Greenway Farmers Market Begins Tomorrow

Greenway Farmers Market Returns With Fresh Local Food and a Taste of the Upcoming Boston Public Market BOSTON — The Boston Public Market’s Greenway Farmers Market returns for the season today, bringing fresh local food to residents, workers, and visitors on the plaza at 136 Blackstone Street, opposite the Rose Kennedy Greenway’s North End Parks.… Read more »

Seeking an Assistant Manager to join our team!

Job description: Assistant Market Manager The Boston Public Market Association (“BPMA”) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) with a mission to develop and operate a permanent year-round market in Boston that provides fresh, healthy food to consumers of all income levels and nourishes our community. This Market will be a new, exciting, groundbreaking project for Boston, Massachusetts… Read more »

2015 Farmers Market Season Begins!

Dewey Square Farmers Market Returns, Bringing Fresh Local Food to the Greenway Popular Seasonal Market Returns to Dewey Square on Tuesdays and Thursdays BOSTON — The Boston Public Market’s farmers market in Dewey Square returns for the season today, bringing fresh local food to residents, workers, and visitors on the Rose Kennedy Greenway. The market… Read more »

Seeking Farmers Market Manager

BOSTON PUBLIC MARKET SEEKING FARMERS MARKET MANAGER FOR 2015 SEASON The Boston Public Market is now seeking a Farmers Market Manager to oversee operations at it’s two outdoor seasonal farmers markets: The Dewey Square Farmers Market and The Greenway Farmers Market. The person hired will be responsible for all aspects of market operations during the… Read more »

Vendor Announcement

For Immediate Release April 7, 2015 Boston Public Market Announces Initial Round of Vendors for Permanent, Year-Round Local Food Market 30+ Small Businesses to Sell Locally Produced Items Starting in July BOSTON — The Boston Public Market today announced the first round of small businesses who will sell locally produced goods in the new permanent,… Read more »