Ginger Beer, Springtime Veggies, Crab Cakes & So Much More featured at May 23rd Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market!
Join us for the Week 2 of the 2018 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 3-7 PM!
We've got a lot happening at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market at this Wednesday, 3-7pm down in the in the Railyard behind the historic Mount Airy Train Station at 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, Maryland! Please keep reading on!
Come meet The Sweet Farm with their ferments. The Sweet Farm's ferments are healthy for you and deliciously savory too! The Sweet Farm, known for their fermented products - Ginger Beer, Krauts, Pickles and more - are with us this season at the Market on our Savory Row! These fermented products are known also as probiotics, friendly bacteria that health experts say help us keep a healthy digestive system.
MUSIC AT THE MARKET: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
We're so lucky! Before he leaves for Nashville, local musician, Garrett Mabe, will be filling the marketplace with some classic rock and a little bit of country! Garrett is no stranger to the locals as he performs at a number of local venues, both as a solo artist and with his band, The Garrett Mabe Trio along with other bands, such as The Spoken Four. Come on to the market to wish him good luck on his tour around the Nashville Music Scene.
TASTE OF THE MARKET and NUTRITION TOUR: 4:00 and 5:00 PM
Taste a variety of early spring veggies at the market combined with a quick nutrition tour showcasing the locally grown and produced products found at the market. We'll begin the tour in The Market Cafe, work our way around The Cove, and finish up at Savory Row.
WHAT'S IN SEASON? Use this quick reference guide to know what fruit and vegetables are in season in Maryland. Consider buying locally-grown food from grocery stores, whole sale markets, restaurants, farmers markets, roadside stands or pick-your-own!
Please remember harvest times varies each year. Harvests are very weather dependent and may slide by a couple weeks or more.
VENDORS AT THE MARKET: Our vendors slated to be at the market this Wednesday, May 23, are:
TODAY'S RECIPE: Wilted Spinach Salad! Love a zesty salad that packs a lot of spinach nutrients into every bite? And, has the savory flavor of bacon, and complete with the protein-rich eggs? Then, you will love this Wilted Spinach Salad! You should be able to find all the seasonal, locally grown and/or produced items in this recipe at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market! Find the Spinach & Green Onions from our veggie growers - Five Points, Garden Basket and RASTAFARMI (Certified Organic). The Meat Shack at Strohmer's Farm should have your savory bacon and eggs too!
Remember to Make it Memorable on Main! Shop. Dine. Tour & Enjoy!
Find time to visit Main Street, from merchants such as Ben Gue's Collectables and Gifts, Blossom and Basket Boutique, Déjà Vu Boutique or Georgie's Girls, to Moxley's Wooden Bowls & Hand-Crafted Gifts, Fire House Pottery & Arts; Restaurants ...Laurienzo Brick Oven Cafe, Olde Town Restaurant, Cryin' Johnnies, SuperFoods on Main, Concetta's Main Street Bistro, and The Upper Deck ... AND SO MUCH MORE! We've got it all! Check out the FULL DIRECTORY on the BRICK WALL next to TOWN HALL!
The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market 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: Carroll Hospital, Health Unlimited, Mt. Airy Children's Dental Associates, Carroll Community Bank, Sandy Spring Bank, Walmart-Mount Airy and Fogle's Asphalt.
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. The 2018 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market runs on Wednesdays, May 16-September 26, 2018, 3 - 7 p.m (with exception of July 4 when the market is closed in honor of Independence Day). 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.