Buy Local! Farm-Fresh Fruits, Veggies, Music & More Await You at Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market! Wed . Sept 6 . 3-7PM
"I'm a-gonna raise a fuss. I'm a-gonna raise a holler about working all summer, just -a trying to earn a dollar!
. . . Sometimes I wonder what I'm a-gonna do, but there ain't no cure for the summertime blues!"
Summer Time Blues by Eddie Cochran
BUY LOCAL, EAT HEALTHY! WE HAVE FRESH FRUIT, VEGGIES AND MORE! Come Buy Local with us - Rain, Shine or Heat of Day this Wednesday, September 6th, , 2023, 3-7 PM! Find farm-fresh foods, fruits & veggies, and more for your Labor Day Weekend cookouts and for your kids school lunches and after school snacks! Our featured Community Member this Wednesday is the Rotary Club of Mount Airy, MD - adopt a Rubber Duck, a Quack Pack or a Quack Attack - to Win at the Mount Airy Duck Race taking Place on September 17th!!! There's less than a couple weeks away until the rubber duckies race , so you need to get your "ducks in a row" while you can and adopt some!!! We will be in the Railyard behind the historic Mount Airy Train Station, at 3 North Main Street in Mount Airy, Maryland, this Wednesday and every Wednesday, 3-7 PM, through September 27, 2023! Convenient parking is available in the lower lot of Liquidity Aleworks, in the new Municipal Lot at the corner of Prospect and N. Main St., and up in the Municipal Parking Lot off of Park Avenue. You may even enjoy a nature walk by parking at Watkins Park & walking down the Rails-to-Trails path to the market!
Wish to hop the occasional bus to the market? The next bus service will run this Wednesday, September 6th,
3-6PM. The Mount Airy Senior Task Support (MASTS) is continuing their bus service on the first and third Wednesdays, 3-6 PM, from the Mount Airy Senior Center in Carroll County and from the American Legion Gold Star Post #191 in Frederick County.
VENDORS AT THE MARKET: Our Farmers, Producers and amazing Community Members at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market this Wednesday, September 6th, are slated to be:
TODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP! Sesame, Tomato, and Cucumber Salad from Southern Living's 25 Cool Salads For Hot. Take advantage of fresh summer produce by mixing up this bright, juicy salad. The flavorful vinaigrette elevates mere vegetables to works of culinary art. Serve a slice of summer with a tomato and cucumber salad. The vinaigrette is made with salty soy sauce, but berfore serving, sprinkle a pinch of flaky sea salt to add texture to the fresh tomatoes.
Find your tomatoes and cucumbers today at Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse and Scenic view Orchards.
Did you know? The largest ever tomato on record was picked in Oklahoma, USA, in 1986. In Ohio, USA, they love tomatoes so much that tomato juice is the official state drink! There are around 10,000 varieties of tomatoes worldwide! The first tomatoes in Europe may originally have been yellow. Learn more, including nutritional information regarding of the Fabulous Fruit, TOMATOES by reading, National Geographic Kids Top Ten Tomato Facts!
Remember to Make it Memorable on Main Street! Shop. Dine. Tour & Enjoy! Find time to support a Main Street business when you can. 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 2023 Sponsors and Partners: Catonsville Homes, Liquidity Aleworks, Health Unlimited, Browning Reagle Insurance Company, Mt. Airy Children's Dental Associates, The Morgan Inn, and Community Partners, Walmart-Mount Airy in support of Mt. Airy Net, and SuperFoods Cafe & Market in support of educational programming. Interested in becoming a sponsor during the 2023 Market season, please email: Alice Settle-Raskin, Market Master, at MtAiryMainStreetFarmersMarket@gmail.com.
The 2023 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market season runs Wednesdays, 3-7pm, May 31 through September 27. 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.