Buy Local & Fresh! Celebrate National Farmers Market Week at Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market! Wed . Aug 9th . 3-7 PM
"You belong among the wildflowers. You belong in a boat out at sea. Sail away, kill off the hours. You belong somewhere you feel free. Run away, find you a lover. Go away somewhere all bright and new. I have seen no other Who compares with you."
~ Wildflowers by Tom Petty
Come Buy Local with Us at our National Farmers Market Week Celebration! Enjoy the Sunshine! ~ Join us for the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesday, August 9th, 2023 3-7 PM! Find farm-fresh foods, fruits & veggies, and more! Our featured grower this Wednesday is Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouses! 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 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. The next bus service will run next Wednesday, August 16,
VENDORS AT THE MARKET: Our Farmers, Producers and amazing Community Members at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market this Wednesday, August 9th, are slated to be:
TODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP! Blueberry Peach Parfait from Farm Flavor.
Parfait is French for “perfect,” and so is this dessert, layered with blueberries, peaches and mascarpone cream. Find your peaches and blueberries today from our two fruit and vegetable vendors, Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouses and Scenic View Orchards!
Did you know? Peaches Promote Healing! According to WebMD, "Just one medium peach has about 11% of the vitamin C you need each day. This nutrient helps your body heal wounds and keeps your immune system going strong. It also helps get rid of “free radicals” -- chemicals that have been linked to cancer because they can damage your cells." Learn more about the health benefits of peaches by clicking here.
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.