Pumpkins & Fall Flavors Arrive At Matarazzo Farm

Fall Arrives At Matarazzo's in North Caldwell

Nestled along Mountain Avenue in North Caldwell, NJ is Matarazzo Farms.  This local gem is one of the few remaining working farms in Essex County, and the closest one to Montclair.

At this time of year, the most visible thing at Matarazzo Farms is the abundance of pumpkins. Set up on stands along the roadside, they make the farm hard to miss. There are round pumpkins, and oblong pumpkins, pumpkins for eating, and pumpkins for carving. They’re all there.

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Matarazzo's Fights Hunger In Montclair One Quart At A Time

Known to many in Essex County from his family owned and operated "Matarazzo Farms" in West Caldwell, Jim Matarazzo has been a fixture at the Montclair Farmers' Market for several years.


It's tomato season in NJ and Jim will be sharing his bounty with those in need. On Saturday, from 8am to 2 pm the Matarazzo Farm stand willl give a free quart of Jersey tomatoes to anyone who is "down and out."

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Matarazzo Farms Market Schedule


Jim Matarazzo gets around!  Don't believe me? Check out the list of local farmer's markets that Matarazzo Farm participates in: 

Newark at Championship Plaza 11-3 pm
Newark at Washington Park 11 - 3 pm
Rutherford at Williams Plaza 11 - 6 pm
Newark at PSE&G Plaza 11 - 3 pm
Pompton Lakes 11 - 6 pm
Montclair 8-2
Ramsey at Ramsey Train Station 9 -2pm


Missed the market? No worries.  You could get your all your local produce and plants, seven days a week, at the Matarazzo Farmstand, located at 216 Mountain Avenue in North Caldwell.


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