The Alexandria City Hall is located on 301 King Street, Alexandria, VA. Every Saturday morning, visitors come to the Market Square in front of the Alexandria City Hall to buy fresh meat, dairy, fish, fruits and vegetables from local farmers. The Old Town Farmers' Market has been in operation since 1753. Even George Washington, the first President of the United States, used to send his products from Mount Vernon to be sold at the farmer's market. Today, the Old Town Farmers' Market is one of the oldest markets in the nation.
The Old Town Farmers' Market is located at 301 King Street, Alexandria, VA. Hours of operation are Saturdays, 5:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. year round. There is free parking in the Market Square Garage on Saturdays from 5:30-11:00 a.m. For more information on the Old Town Farmer's Market, call (703) 746-3200