Farms and Markets

A & J Messina Greenhouses

Website | 54 Sandhill Road Blairstown, New Jersey 07825
Call For Hours: 908-362-6570

Slowly coast down that long country driveway until the greenhouses come into sight. Inside you’ll find the best that A & J Messina Greenhouses has to offer – annuals, herbs, vegetable plants, and fig trees. They also offer baskets and combination planters, as well as gardening essentials and decor.


Bear’s Den Alpacas

Website | 88 Hoagland Road Blairstown, New Jersey 07825
Call For Hours: 908-459-5699

In addition to breeding and selling high-quality alpacas, this family-owned farm also promotes fine craftsmanship in all the needle arts. Their farm store offers their own alpaca yarn, as well as gloves, hats, socks, purses, fur stuffed animals, and more – all made from luxurious alpaca fiber.


Blairstown Farmers’ Market

Website | 5 Stillwater Road Blairstown, New Jersey 07825
Call For Hours: 908-362-7967

The mission of the Foodshed Alliance Farmers Access Network is to build a locally resilient food system. Expect to see fresh local produce, the first greens of the season, pastured meat and eggs, artisanal gifts, freshly prepared hot food, and more. Plus crafts and kids’ activities.


Glenview Farm

Website | 2 Glenview Lane Blairstown, NJ 07825
Call For Hours: 908-362-6904

Walk our beautiful plantation atop the picturesque Kittatinny Mountain Range and “Choose & Cut” your own Christmas Tree. They’ll provide the saws (no chainsaws, please). They offer balled and burlapped trees; custom wreaths and roping; and an assortment of ready to cut trees. Enjoy the free cookies and hot chocolate.


Race Farm

Website | 87 Belcher Road Blairstown, NJ 07825
Call For Hours: 908-362-8520

Along with apple, peach, pear, plum and cherry orchards, this fourth-generation family farm offers an abundance of sweet corn, eggplant, beans, leafy greens and a variety of tomatoes including beautiful heirlooms. They offer a picnic area where families can relax and enjoy some quality time, or have fun at one of their many weekend festivals which often include food and live music in a casual country atmosphere.


Sunset Christmas Tree Farm

Website | 21 Frontage Road Blairstown, NJ 07825
Call For Hours: 908-459-4048

Sunset Christmas Tree Farm has hundreds of trees so you can select the right one for your home. Choose from Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, or Fraser Fir. They also provide the saw so you can cut down your own tree. Volunteer help is available to shake, bail, and tie the tree onto your vehicle.

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The Blairstown Enhancement Committee (BEC) is a group of volunteers committed to making the Blairstown area an even better place to live, visit and do business.

In collaboration with its residents, business owners, township, schools and other stakeholders, the committee's goal is to create a thriving economy, while preserving the character and charm of the area.

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P.O. Box 527
Blairstown, NJ 07825