Mount Airy Main Street Farmers’ Market: Celebrate Naturally Fresh Locally Grown Tomatoes, Farm-Fresh Veggies, Meats and More on June 29
Buy Local. Eat Fresh. Stay a While at this Wednesday, June 29, 3-7 pm, where you will find our farmers and producers with their local farm-fresh foods and goods!
Rain or Shine ... this week's farmers and producers are:
Willow Creek Manor Farming - Our local Certified-Organic farm out of New Windsor brought tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, turnips, radishes, scallions, spring onions, romaine hearts, sugar snap peas, lettuce mix fresh, zucchini and more last week, let's see what they bring to Week Five! 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 varieties of Winter Squash, Herbs, Potatoes and so much more naturally grown goodness.
Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse - Featured this week: Zucchinis, Summer Squash, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Greens, Spring Onion, Beets, New Red Potatoes, Green Beans, Raspberries, Blueberries and Cut Flowers. Offering a plentiful variety of locally-grown, farm-fresh produce, fruit & berries and more when in season ~ Vegetables: Sweet Corn, Cantaloupe, Watermelon, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Peppers, Beets, Onions, Zucchini, Garlic, Lettuce; Fruit: Peaches, Nectarines, Plums, Apples & Berries. Five Points Farm Market and Greenhouse accepts WIC FMNP and Senior FMNP Checks for fruits and vegetables.
East Rivendell Farm** – Family-owned and operated in Damascus, MD, East Rivendell Farm offers a variety of seasonally, naturally grown (chemical and GMO free), farm-fresh veggies, goats milk soaps and lotions plus so much more! East Rivendell Farm is scheduled to come to the market this Wednesday, June 29 plus July 27 and August 24.
Pong's Orchard – Known as Howard County's secret garden, Fulton-based Pong's Orchard is well-known in Maryland for growing Citrus Plants, exotic fruits and their Asian pears along with other fruits of the season. This week, Pong's Orchard will bring a variety of Citrus Plants including: Meyer Lemon, Calamondin, Persian Limes, Guava, Papaya, Basil Plants plus various peppers and tomato plants. In the coming weeks, 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!!!
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 fo 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!
The Pizza Llama – Wood-fired Pizza! – Andrew’s been trying some some new PIZZA LLAMA recipes! Offering wood-fired pizza on-site while you wait! The Pizza Llama uses farm-fresh ingredients and much of the time, those ingredients are coming from the farmers and producers at the market!
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!
The Dough Whisperer – Stop by the Dough Whisperer for your freshly baked Breads, Cakes, Pies, Muffins, Cookies, Granola and other delicious baked desserts!
Made by Jayde – Jayde loves to bake! She’s been bringing a variety of baked goods including cookies and scones. Stop by to see what Jayde made this week … we know you will love her fresh-baked Made by Jayde items she will be delicious to eat!
Dragonfly Farm's Love Happiness Sangria** – "There is no remedy for love, but to love more"-H.Thoreau ... Come visit Dragonfly Farm's Claudia as she serves up Love Happiness Sangria - Love is made locally from estate-produced Chardonnay wine and fruit juice. Happiness is made from estate-produced black currant wine and fruit juice. Try some special Love Happiness Sangria’s Summer GROG!
The Ice Cream Lady** - Stop by to get your Soft-Serve Ice Cream and Rootbeer Floats!
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!
BlueLand Farm** – Yarn, Wool Roving, Wool Fleeces, Drop Spindle Spinning Kits
Please note: No Dill Pickles this week! We know that’s a quite a dilly, but we’re working to find you great tasting Local Dill Pickles, really! … What do you call a pickle lullaby? A cucumber slumber number!
** Guest Vendors
Local Community - Local Music
Music at the Market: Listen to the down-home old-time acoustic music performed by our local band, "Darla Jean & the Somethin’ or Others" this Wednesday afternoon, June 29th!
Celebrate Nature at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers’ Market: Learn where you can find Nature that surrounds the Town of Mount Airy - From our Local Region, Rails-to-Trails to our Local Parks and MORE!
Make it Memorable on Mount Airy's Main Street!
Tour. Shop. Dine. Enjoy!
Have you been on Main to tour, shop, dine and enjoy all that our Town's Main Street has to offer? Find your inner artist, visit Firehouse Pottery & Arts where everyone can be an artist! From Sip & Paint Nights to painting your own pottery and more for, Firehouse Pottery and Arts is a great place for kids and adults alike to find themselves through art! You could paint a beautiful sunflower at an upcoming sip-n- paint night!
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.