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NDD Downtown Market

NDD Downtown Market

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Returning in 2021!

The NDD Downtown Market (a newly-imagined version of the NDD Common Greens Farmers Market) will take place from mid-July through September, 2021. Check back for more details on the Urban Agriculture Cooperative’s produce stand, live music, and seating amenities that will feature food from local downtown businesses.

In 2021, the NDD Downtown Market will take place at PSE&G Plaza on Thursdays. In addition to live music, a farm stand hosted by the Urban Agriculture Cooperative, curated arts and crafts vendors, physical fitness activations, and information tables highlighting local businesses and community-based organizations, the market will feature a seating area dedicated to food delivery services bringing food from downtown restaurants. Vendor selection, featured restaurants, and programming will all be centered on downtown businesses.

Don’t forget to mark your calendars for every Thursday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm starting on July 15, 2021. The NDD Downtown Market will be back and ready to welcome you at the former PSE&G Plaza, 80 Park Place, Newark, NJ. We’ll see you there!

Past Vendors

Farmers

  • Greater Newark Conservancy

Food 

  • America’s Kettle Corn
  • BelleJohns’ Soul Food
  • Chef Puff’s Palate House (deep fried potatoes)
  • Empanadas by Lady G
  • Gaucho Burger (Argentinian-style hamburgers)
  • Good Morning Newark (homemade favorites)
  • Gourmet Nuts & Dried Fruits
  • Nourish (vegan soul food)
  • O’LaLa Empanadas
  • Sweeta Boo’s Cakery & Catering (baked goods)
  • Sweetwaters Coffee 

Jewelry and Accessories

  • Fast Track Fashions (fashions and handbags)
  • JLS Enterprises (skin care)
  • Love Your Self All Natural by Dominican Formula (hair and skin care products)
  • Nitjuan Designs (jewelry)
  • Royal International Market (African accessories)

Services & Misc.

  • I’m So Yoga
  • The Plant House
  • Queer Kitchen

Convenient Parking

  • Edison Park Fast – 1160 Raymond Blvd. ($9.00) (map)
  • Icon Parking – 111 Mulberry St. ($17.00) (map)
  • LAZ Parking – 42 Mulberry St. ($8.00) (map)
  • Military Park Garage – 42-50 Park Pl. ($7/first hour) (map)
  • On-street parking is also available; visit parking machine for payment info

Become a Vendor

The NDD is excited to welcome new vendors to the 2021 Downtown Market. If you have a home-based business, are looking to open a brick-and-mortar, or already have an established business in Newark or elsewhere, we welcome your application. If you are interested in applying, you can find an online form here. Please also reach out to laura@downtownnewark.com for information about obtaining a permit from the City of Newark.

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