Buy Local, Eat Fresh! It's a Bountiful Harvest at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market this Wednesday, June 24, 3-7PM!
"Life is like a Bowl of Cherries, sometimes sour and sometimes sweet!"
What's in Season in June? Currently, the following are in season locally. Asparagus, Beans, Blueberries, Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Chard, Cherries, Collards, Cucumbers, Herbs, Kale, Lettuces, Mushrooms, Radishes, Peas, Potatoes, Spinach, Strawberries, Summer Squash, Turnips, Tomatoes, We're also on the cusp of seeing corn, early peaches and nectarines, plums 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, 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 24th, 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 6PM this Tuesday, June 23rd or stop by the market this Wednesday to pick up your locally grown and produced foods!
TODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP!
Cherry-Prosciutto Grilled Pizzas from Country Living's 16 Sweet Cherry Recipes to Try This Summer. These crispy flatbreads achieve the perfect combo of salty, tangy and sweet in every bite. Pick up your Sweet Cherries plus veggies at Five Points Farm Market and Greenhouse. Substitute locally produced bacon and cheese from Whispering Breeze Farm for the Prosciutto and Goat Cheese.
Cherries are one of the most beloved fruits, and for good reason. They’re not only delicious but also pack vitamins, minerals, and plant compounds with powerful health effects. Learn about 7 impressive health benefits of cherries from Healthline.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, Mt. Airy Children's Dental Associates, 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.