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The Windmill Farm & Craft Market

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Nice way to spend a Saturday Morning

Took a break from the wineries and spent a Saturday morning at the market. From baked goods to... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Nice Treasure in the Finger Lakes

Open 1 day/ week: Sat. Only. Nice collection of vendors , mostly indoor . Features: food, crafts... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Syracuse, New York
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The Windmill Farm and Craft Market is located on State Route 14A in Penn Yan, New York, between Keuka and Seneca Lakes in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region. You will enjoy 160 shops and restaurants on 44 tree lined acres. Our vendors offer hand...more
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3900 State Route 14a, Penn Yan, NY 14527-9576
+1 315-536-3032
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This market has gone severely downhill. They now allow vendors of spas, rain gutters, landscapers, etc. The older vendors spoke to me and are furious about it. Traditionally it was arts, crafts, Mom & Pop food, etc. It appears to be another Center of Progress...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Mary W, Social Media Administrator at The Windmill Farm & Craft Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am very sorry to hear that your experience at The Windmill back in September of 2018 was not a positive one. We have four vendors out of almost 160 who fall into the category of "spas, rain gutters, landscapers, etc. They have been with...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018

Took a break from the wineries and spent a Saturday morning at the market. From baked goods to crafts to vegetables there was something for everyone.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gayleg515
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Open 1 day/ week: Sat. Only. Nice collection of vendors , mostly indoor . Features: food, crafts, home improvement, wine and beer tasting, some antiques, clothes, jewelry and more...chicken BBQ, free admission and free parking!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank L2534ETtomo
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This was our fourth visit here. There are always a lot of people, even if you get there early. The crowds this time seemed to be larger. The customers were very rude and it was difficult to shop and see the merchandise. We didn’t even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lori T
Mary W, Social Media Administrator at The Windmill Farm & Craft Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very sorry to hear that the crowds hindered your experience here at The Windmill. We find that if you come first thing at 8:00 a.m. it is much easier to do your shopping. The months of November and December are also much less...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018

Have been to Finger Lakes many times in the past. Decided to stop here between wineries for change of pace. The entire market was large and diverse, with farmers offering their crops and crafts being sold by many different vendors. Many of the vendors were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CRLretired
Mary W, Social Media Administrator at The Windmill Farm & Craft Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your nice review. We are constantly working to add a diverse mix of quality vendors to our market. While we do have 15 produce vendors, two bakeries, and 16 vendors of food and snacks, we also have 124 other vendors who offer handcrafted...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

This seems to take place on a Saturday and since we were moving from Watkins Glen to Penn Yan, we were fortunate that the front desk staff in our hotel recommended it as a stopping off point. The site is large with ample parking and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

It is like going to the Fair. Lots of activities to see, plenty of different foods to try and plenty of places to people watch. Rain or shine the farm stand has multiple items to sell. I looked at hand made deck furniture, tried out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This place was totally worth the trip. There was so many shops and food vendors that it took us almost a half day to see everything and to get some very good food and baked goods to go home with. First off, I think this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Had so much fun at the Windmill. Beautiful crafts and fun food. Bought a gorgeous basket at Dream Weaver Baskets.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We came here this past weekend with family. This is my second visit to the area. The shops are lovely (majority). Certain shops reminded me of the Amish shops in Lancaster, PA. The teenagers had a good time. Definitely worth going to if you’re in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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June 7, 2018|
Response from LeoLorraine | Reviewed this property |
I think it is. The parking lot is gravel & usually they have available handicap parking near the buildings. There were people e in wheelchairs when I went yesterday.
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Patricia L | Reviewed this property |
Last I knew it was $75 for each Saturday. That was quite some time ago. Their phone number is 315-536-3032. They are only open Saturdays. 8-4:30.
March 21, 2017|
Response from troyt10 | Reviewed this property |
No, the season starts April 29th and limited hrs. Check the website for times and days! Usually weekends but it is worth checking out!