Greater Mount Airy Community Embraces Ellicott City, Celebrates Maryland’s Farmers’ Market Week at August 10th Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market
This Wednesday, August 10th, in addition to celebrating the Maryland Farmers’ Market week Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, we are continuing to reach out to you - the Greater Mount Airy Community – to ask you to come together at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers’ Market in support of our neighboring Main Street community in Ellicott City. We’re collecting non-perishable food items and essentials for the victims, monetary donations and more to be passed directly to the victims through the designated organizations entrusted with assisting the businesses and people displaced by the flooding.
Come on down to the market this Wednesday, August 10, 3-7 pm, where you will find our farmers and producers with their local farm-fresh foods and goods, listen to live, local folk music performed by Amy & Mitch, the Cyman Duo.
Rain or Shine ... this week's farmers and producers are:
Willow Creek Manor Farming - Get your "garden salad" (fixin's) and a whole lot more at Willow Creek Manor Farm! Our local Certified-Organic farm out of New Windsor brought Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Grape Tomatoes, Turnips, Radishes, Scallions, Spring Onions, Summer Squash, Patti Pan Squash, Eight Ball Squash, Romaine Hearts, Lettuce Mix, Sugar Snap Peas, Black Raspberries and More in the last several weeks! On their nearby New Windsor farm, one of the largest certified-organic farms in Maryland, the Snyder family grows Tomatoes, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Cucumbers, Radishes, Pie Pumpkins, Turnips, Beets, Green Squash, Pan Squash, 10 different Winter Squash, Herbs, Potatoes and so much more naturally grown goodness.
Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse – What will Five Points Farm Market and Greenhouse bring this week to the market? Last week Five Points brought Tomatoes, Yellow Tomatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Red Potatoes, Green Beans, Wax Beans, Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Red Beets, Bell Peppers, Hot Peppers, Red Onions, Candy Onions, Cantloupe, Watermelon, Freestone Peaches, White Freestone Peaches, White Nectarines, Sweet Corn, Cucumbers, Cut Flowers. Five Points Farm Market and Greenhouse accepts WIC FMNP and Senior FMNP Checks for fruits and vegetables.
Pong’s Orchard – Pongs Orchard, Howard County's "Secret Garden" located in Fulton, Maryland, will have Shiro plums, Nectarines, Peaches and more. Pong’s Orchard is well-known for growing Citrus Plants, exotic fruits and their Asian pears along with other fruits of the season. As the season grows strong, Pong’s Orchard will bring their locally grown fruit - Asian Pears, Peaches, Plums, Nectarines, Figs, Apples and More! Pong’s Orchard accepts WIC FMNP and Senior FMNP checks for their farm-fresh, locally grown and nutritious fruit.
The Meat Shack at Strohmer's Farm - Pork, Beef, Goat and a Plentiful Supply of Duck and Chicken Eggs – Lately, The Meat Shack has been bringing a variety of their farm-fresh, naturally produced meats including pork sausage and more! Wonder what they’re bringing this week? A variety of their farm-fresh meats, from pork sausage, bacon, ham steaks, all pork hot dogs, hot Italian sausage, ground beef, beef cubes, ground goat and more! Special Orders are accepted for Strip Steaks and Chicken Parts.
Whispering Breeze Farm - This Taneytown-based farm owned by Brower family has some of the best local cheese around! From their herd of lovely dairy cows, you may find the following cheeses at the market this season: Hard Cheese ‐ Raw Milk Cheese: Cheddar, Garlic & Chive, Smoked Cheddar, Italian, Bacon Dill, Smoked Bacon Dill, Jalapeno; Wine Cheese (seasonal): Merlot Cheddar, Raspberry Cheddar; Pasteurized Milk Cheese:Gouda, Swiss, Buffalo Ranch Cheddar, Havarti, Caraway Havarti – … The Perfect Pairing … Pair your Whispering Breeze Farm Cheeses with Linganore’s selection of Wines!!!
Linganore Winecellars** - Selection of Linganore Winecellars Wines, from their Dry Whites and Dry Reds, to Sweet Whites and Reds, and Fruit Wines. You will find a wine selection to pair with any of the farm-fresh foods you find at the market!
Frey’s Brewing Company - a select brew from Frey's Brewery Collection - what could it be? Last week it was Frey's Brewing Company with local Mount Airy brewed ales! Come every week to pick up your four pack of Jenny's Sister (Barley Wine Ale), or cover your "6" with a six-pack of Shark a Cat (Farmhouse Red Saison Ale), Obscene Dreams (Farmhouse Sour Weiss Beer), Pussy Pilot Parade (Black Rye IPA). Veteran-owned, locally brewed, local hops
Furnace Hills Coffee – The last few weeks Furnace Hills Coffee had dollar shots ... shots of espresso, that is! Wonder what Regina will have this week? Furnace Hills offers a variety of freshly roasted and ground pound bags of coffee plus freshly brewed Hot and Cold Coffee Drinks and Burlap Hand Bags.
The Kombucha Lady (of Dodson's Promised Land Farm) - Delicious flavors of Kombucha - The Kombucha Lady, Liz Dodson, will be bringing a variety of freshly made Kombucha, a fermented tea (a probiotic) made with seasonal fruits and white or black teas. Delicious and Healthy too!
Made by Jayde – She’s so creative! Jayde’s been bringing a variety of baked goods including cookies and scones. Come get ‘em! Jayde is bringing it local … she’s made some local Maryland cookies that have Mount Airy at Heart, Lemon pound and pumpkin pound cake!
The Dough Whisperer - Stop by the Dough Whisperer for your freshly baked Breads, Cakes, Pies, Muffins, Cookies, Granola and other delicious baked desserts!
The Pizza Llama – Woodfired Pizza! – Wonder what Andrew will make this week with the fresh, locally grown ingredients found at market? … Drum Roll… The Lilbopeep. It’s Jerry's creation with lamb, smoked Gouda, mozzarella, Chiles, Cherry Tomatoes! Sounds amazingly mouth-watering!
The Ice Cream Lady** - Stop by to get your Soft-Serve Ice Cream and Rootbeer Floats!
Single Barrel Soaps** - hand crafted soaps, bubble bars, bath bombs, and bath truffles)
We Just Clicked Photography Co. ** (with local photographer David Butterfield) – Prints & Postcards. We Just Clicked Photography Co. will take portraits of your favorite pet (fur or feathered) at the August 10th market!
Stress Recess LLC at Wellness Point** – Come relieve that summertime stress at the market this Wednesday with some good ol’ massage therapy with Marissa Johnson, a licensed massage therapist. Stress Recess will be joining us this Wednesday, August 10th an again on August 24th and September 7th.
Stone Edge Sharpening** – Tired of using those dull kitchen knives ... well, fret no more, because Stone Edge Sharpening will sharpen them up for you! Have problems getting that nicely cut lawn, Brian Lindsey of Stone Edge will sharpen up your lawn mower blades too!
Local Community – Local Music
Embracing a Community in Need - 3-7 PM
Coming together at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market for Ellicott City's Main Street Community ...
This Wednesday, to help the victims in need, the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market will:
1. Collect the following items to donate to Howard County Community Action Council:
3. Take up a monetary collection to assist victims. 100% of the financial donation will go to the Ellicott City Partnership and will be used to assist merchants and residents with flood recovery.
We realize that this is a small contribution, but also know that every little bit helps. We hope that you - the community - will come together at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market for this worthy cause.
Music at the Market: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Amy and Mitch, the Cyman Duo
Reflect on Days of Sunshine! Listen to the lyrical, rhythmic acoustic folk melodies as performed by Amy & Mitch, the Cyman Duo!
Make it Memorable on Mount Airy's Main Street! Tour. Shop. Dine. Enjoy!
L <3 V E LOCAL! Have you checked out Moxley's Wooden Bowls and Handcrafted Items? Mark Moxley makes many different types of beautifully hand-crafted bowls and cutting boards. Check out his showroom where you can purchase your own Mark Moxley hand-crafted bowls! You may find Moxley’s Wooden Bowls at 305 South Main Street , 21771 Mount Airy, MD and visit his website .
The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market was formed in 2007 and is a production of the Mount Airy Main Street Association. The 2016 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market runs on Wednesdays, June 1-September 7, 2016, 3 - 7 p.m. It is located in the historic Town of Mount Airy, Maryland in the parking area behind the historic Mount Airy train station and nearby the Blossom and Basket Boutique at 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, MD 21771. To learn about the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, please visit MountAiryMainStreetFarmersMarket.Weebly.com or follow us on Facebook