Enjoy Summer's Bountiful Harvest; Ask a Master Gardener at Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market! . July 17 . 3-7 PM
*Cannon Apiary and Strohmer's Farm/The Meat Shack are unable to make it to this Wednesday's Farmers' Market, but said they will be seeing you next Wednesday, July 24th ... which happens to be our Maryland Buy Local Week Celebration!!!
TODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP! Kohlrabi, Cucumber and Tomato Salad Recipe by Taste of Home. This chilled, refreshing and colorful salad is wonderful on hot days. It has a nice crunch and a delicious balance of sweet and spicy flavors. Find your ingredients, fresh-picked Kohlrabi, Cucumbers, and Tomatoes from our local produce vendors at the market this Wednesday!
On the Health Benefits of Kohlrabi .... "Kohlrabi … the name alone sounds kind of exotic and intimidating. Is it a car? Is it a city? Nope, it’s a vegetable! Correct pronunciation: coal-ROB-ee. Kohlrabi (Brassica oleracea) is technically a form of cabbage. It’s native to Europe and is sometimes called a “German turnip.”
Kohlrabi is a great source of protein, Vitamin C, Potassium, Vitamin B6, Phosphorus, Folate, Thiamine, and Calcium.
Five Health Benefits of Kohlrabi ....
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 George's Girls, to Creative Array, the Mount Airy Commons, S&K Printing & Gifts; Restaurants ...Laurienzo Brick Oven Cafe, Olde Town Restaurant, Cryin' Johnnies, SuperFoods Cafe & Market, Concetta's MainStreet Bistro, and The Upper Deck ... AND SO MUCH MORE! We've got it all! Check out the FULL DIRECTORY on the Mount Airy Main Street Association's Website.
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 Health Group, Health Unlimited, ExpressCare, Mt. Airy Children's Dental Associates, Shakthi Health and Wellness, The Music Cafe in support of ICARE, The Morgan Inn, Carroll Community Bank, and Community Partners, Walmart-Mount Airy in support of Mt. Airy Net, SuperFoods Cafe & Market 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 2019 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market runs on Wednesdays, May 15-September 25, 2019, 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.