It's a Plentiful Harvest to Buy Local at Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, Wed., June 17, 3-7 pm! Place Preorders Now!
What's in Season in June? Currently, the following are in season locally. Asparagus, Beans, Brocolli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Chard, Collards, Cucumbers, Herbs, Kale, Lettuces, Mushrooms, Radishes, Peas, Potatoes, Spinach, Summer Squash, Turnips and Tomatoes,and Strawberries. We're also on the cusp of seeing blueberries, cherries, raspberries, and apricots. Stay tuned for more harvest updates in the coming weeks!
Scroll Down to see this week's Vendors to see what Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse has for you to pre-order!
How Does the Farmers' Market Work Now? Weekly Posting: Each Week, by No Later than Monday afternoon, our weekly newsletter, This Week at the Market, will be posted which will list our vendors and what they have for preorder (see below). Each vendor will be on location for curbside pickups as well as for you to pick up items as needed. Runners will be able to help our Curbside Pick-up Patrons while some - as many as 10 patrons - will be able to enter each side of the market, below the center street steps and behind the train station. We require face coverings to be worn within the marketplace, hands to be washed and social distancing. We ask you to shop quickly and allow the vendors to bag your purchases. And, please leave your pets at home during the 2020 Market Season. To learn more about our COVID-19 Precautions at the Market, please click here.
VENDORS: The Farmers and Producers at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market who are taking preorders for this Wednesday, June 17th, are found below as well as what they are offering this week. Each will have products at the market for sale as well. Please call them directly to preorder. Remember to preorder the from the vendors below by 12:00 noon this Tuesday, June 16th or stop by the market this Wednesday to pick up your locally grown and produced foods!
Mount Airy Made!!!
iTODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP!
Sheet Pan Teriyaki Chicken with Vegetables from 14 Spring Sugar Snap Pea Recipes You Need To Try This Season courtesy of Delish.com This summer, you can virtually travel to Japan. Sheet Pan Teriyaki Chicken with Vegetables is made with tender chicken, crispy veggies with a flavorful sweet and tangy Asian sauce. A delicious dinner recipe that is super easy to throw together. Buy your locally produced chicken from Whispering Breeze Farm and your vegges (Sugar Snap Peas, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Onions and more) from Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse!
There's lots of locally grown goodness using the above recipe including Sugar Snap Peas! Get the Scoop on Sugar Snap Pea Nutrition Facts and Health Benefits from VeryWellFit.com!
Remember to Make it Memorable on Main! Shop. Dine. Tour & Enjoy!
Find time to support a Main Street business when you can. As businesses are starting to open back up, be sure to visit them online or in person. Many are making appointments to accommodate your needs. A list of Main Street merchants can be found on the Mount Airy Main Street Association's Website.
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, and made possible in part by the generosity of our Sponsors and Partners: Browning Reagle Insurance, Vapor Emporium, Walmart-Mount Airy in support of Mt. Airy Net, and SuperFoods Cafe & Market .The NEW Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market - C.S.A. Edition 2020 - redesigned for the changing times - runs on Wednesdays, June 3-September 30, 2020, 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.