Buy Locally Home Grown Tomatoes & More at Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market! Wed., July 15, 3-7 pm
Join us for Week 7 of the 2020 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 3-7 PM! We're in the Railyard behind the historic Mount Airy train station at 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, MD 21771. Convenient parking is available in upper and lower the Bank Parking Lots across Main Street and up in the Municipal Parking Lot off of Park Avenue.
The summer harvest season is here in full progress! We're here with local and fresh for your summertime family meals! We have everything you need here at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market - from meats for the grill, cheeses, eggs, baked goods -to- a bountiful harvest for your summertime salads! We'll be seeing fruits - Blackberries, BLUEBERRIES, CANTALOUPES, Honeydew, Nectarines, Peaches, Plums, and Raspberries and Watermelons plus veggies - Corn, GREEN BEANS, Lima Beans, Beets, Cabbage, Carrots, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplants, Herbs, Garlic, Lettuce, Okra, ONIONS, Peas, Peppers, POTATOES, SQUASH, TOMATOES. Scroll Down to see this week's Vendors including Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse, Whispering Breeze Farm and Pong's Orchard 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, July 15th, 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 from the vendors below by 6PM this Tuesday, July 14th or stop by the market this Wednesday to pick up your locally grown and produced foods!
TODAY'S RECIPE & NUTRITION TIP!
Southwestern Roasted Corn Salad from AllRecipes.com! Corn has never tasted so good! This is a perfect side dish for a BBQ and tastes great on a hot summer day.
Stop by Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse for your Bell Peppers, Onions & Corn, Whispering Breeze Farm for Burgers or Steaks for the Grill, and while you're at it, stop in at Pong's Orchard find some yellow peaches to grill up too!
Learn 29 Corn Fun Facts! Did you know that each ear of corn has an average of 16 rows, 800 kernels of corn and that for every kernel of corn, there is a strand of silk? One cup of corn (145 grams) has 125 calories, 2 grams of fat, 22 milligrams of sodium (salt), 27 grams of carbohydrates, 5 grams of protein, 3 milligrams of calcium, 1 milligram of iron and 390 milligrams of potassium.
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.