ARE BAGS AVAILABLE?
Allegheny Health Network is giving away free reusable shopping bags just for stopping by their tent.
WHERE IS THE NEAREST ATM?
Before you walk all the way to the bank, why not use your credit or debit card to buy wooden tokens? Many of our vendors have their own credit card readers, but all will accept tokens. There is no additional fee, and you can buy tokens in any even dollar increment–yes, even $1! Stop by the Market Information tent to buy tokens and learn more about the token system.
DO YOU ACCEPT EBT CARDS?
Yes! Before you start shopping, stop at the Market Information tent to buy wooden tokens that you can use at any vendor selling at the market.
WHEN WILL _____ BE BACK AT THE MARKET?
You can find our complete list of vendors here, or stop by the Market Information tent and ask our wonderful staff!
CAN I BRING MY PET?
Pets ARE permitted at the Market. We ask that pet owners be responsible by:
> Bringing pets that are friendly, obedient, and good with all children and other animals, and understanding that some people are afraid of pets.
> Cleaning up after their pets! The Market Information booth will have bags available if you need one for your pet’s waste.
> Keeping dogs on a maximum 3 foot leash at all times.
HOW DO I GET THERE?
The Bloomfield Saturday Market is located at 5050 Liberty Avenue, 15224, between Gross and S. Winebiddle Streets, in a large parking lot.
While there is street parking in the area, we encourage you to improve your health as well as the environment’s by walking, biking, or riding the bus to the Market. There is no parking in the lot where the market is held.
The Market is easily walkable from the neighborhoods of Bloomfield, Friendship, Lawrenceville, Garfield, Shadyside, North Oakland, and East Liberty.
Liberty Avenue in Bloomfield features bike lanes in both directions!
The bus stop directly in front of the market at the corner of Gross Street and Liberty Avenue is served by the 86 buses. The Port Authority of Allegheny County has the following routes that touch Bloomfield:
54 North Side-Oakland-South Side, closest stop is one block away at Millvale Street. 64 Lawrenceville-Waterfront 86 Liberty, stop is in front of Market 87 Friendship 88 Penn 93 Lawrenceville-Oakland.
Street parking on Liberty Avenue is available in both directions. Additional parking is located at the West Penn Hospital Parking garage at the corner of Gross and Liberty and Millvale and Liberty (entrances on Gross AND Millvale Streets).