Celebrate Back to School, Pack Farm-Fresh Lunches! It's Asian Pear Season at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, Wed., Sept. 5!
BACK TO SCHOOL CELEBRATION! Join us for Week 16 of the 2018 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, 3-7 PM for our Back to School Celebration!!! We're in the Railyard behind the historic Mount Airy train station at 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, MD 21771. Convenient parking is available in upper and lower the Bank Parking Lots across Main Street and up in the Municipal Parking Lot off of Park Avenue.
It's Back to School and we're here for you! Stop in to the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market to pick up some amazing locally grown and produced farm-fresh foods for lunch! From Asian Pears and Apples, Broccoli, and Winter Squash to locally produced cheeses, meats, and more, the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market has what it takes to make lunch healthy and fun for your school-aged kids (and kids of all ages)!
MARKET-TO-MEALTIME FOOD PREP & NUTRITION DEMO: Join our local Maryland Extension FSNE Food Educator, Terry, as she demonstrates how to prepare farm-fresh fruits and veggies found at the market. Enjoy samples, get the recipe, and savor the nutritious goodness. Look for Terry the Market's Cove along with some delicious farm-freshness!
MUSIC AT THE MARKET: 4-6PM - Larry and Mary Hushour! This local dynamic duo are among others instrumental in the restoration of the Caboose, Mac, Mount Airy's Tourism Center and were greatly involved with the restoration efforts at the Mount Airy Historical Society's Museum ... And, we have them performing at the Market this Wednesday to share with us some railroad tunes and other great hits!
VENDORS AT THE MARKET: Our vendors slated to be at the market this Wednesday, September 5th are:
TODAY'S RECIPE: Cabbage and Asian Pear Slaw from Bon Appétit!
Love, Love, Love Asian Pears!!! “This hits all the notes of a great slaw: creamy, tangy, and crunchy.” says Claire Saffitz, assistant food editor. Find your fresh-picked Asian Pears, and other ingredients, such as Cabbage at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market this Wednesday!
Remember to Make it Memorable on Main! Shop. Dine. Tour & Enjoy!
Find time to visit Main Street, from merchants such as Ben Gue's Collectables and Gifts, Blossom and Basket Boutique, Déjà Vu Boutique or Georgie's Girls, to Moxley's Wooden Bowls & Hand-Crafted Gifts, Fire House Pottery & Arts; Restaurants ...Laurienzo Brick Oven Cafe, Olde Town Restaurant, Cryin' Johnnies, SuperFoods on Main, Concetta's Main Street Bistro, and The Upper Deck ... AND SO MUCH MORE! We've got it all! Check out the FULL DIRECTORY on the BRICK WALL next to TOWN HALL!
The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market is a production of the Mount Airy Main Street Association in partnership with the Town of Mount Airy and made possible in part by the generosity of our Sponsors and Partners: Carroll Hospital, Health Unlimited, Mt. Airy Children's Dental Associates, Carroll Community Bank, Sandy Spring Bank, Walmart-Mount Airy and Fogle's Asphalt.
The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market was formed in 2007 and is a production of the Mount Airy Main Street Association in partnership with the Town of Mount Airy. The 2018 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market runs on Wednesdays, May 16-September 26, 2018, 3 - 7 p.m. It is located in the historic Town of Mount Airy, Maryland in the Railyard behind the historic Mount Airy Train Station at 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, MD 21771. To learn about the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, please visit MountAiryMainStreetFarmersMarket.org or follow us on Facebook.