Kids & Family Day, Strawberries, Produce, Peat-free Soils, Plants, Music & More at June 6 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market!
Join us for the Week 4 of the 2018 Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 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 lower and upper the Bank Parking Lot across Main Street and up in the Municipal Parking Lot off of Park Avenue.
Do you know what's in your potting soil? With Growing Ideas, Peat-Free, Upcycled Potting Soils, you know that what's in it is safe. Learn about the soils offered by Growing Ideas straight from Millie Rodman, our upcycled soil expert who will be at our market through June in The Cove! Millie also has some succulents to demonstrate how well growing in upcycled soils work.
Looking for bedding plants, hanging baskets and vegetable plants and more? See our Elta at The Garden Basket, Martha at Five Points Farm Market and Greenhouse, and Meghan at RASTAFARMI. They all still have plants in time for planting season.
KIDS AND FAMILY DAY: Enjoy time making colorful crafts, beaded bracelets and necklaces, attend Storytime at the Caboose, and go on a Scavenger Hunt on site at The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market!
Keeping with our Railroad theme in the Railyard ...
3:30 PM - Stop in on Main Street for Storytime at The Caboose with Ashley, the Mount Airy Main Street Manager!
4:00-6:00 PM - Scavenger Hunt at the market, prizes awarded for the most found items in the scavenger hunt!
COLLECTING ESSENTIALS FOR ELLICOTT CITY: We're Collecting Essentials for Ellicott City flood victims again at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market this Wednesday, June 6, 3-7PM. However, at this time, we've been told that they are transitioning to being in need of Nonperishable Foods. If you have already donations of cleaning supplies, flashlights and so forth, please feel free to bring them still to the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market to fill our tubs this Wednesday - along with the Nonperishable Foods. Items donated will be taken to the Howard County Food Bank this Thursday morning.
MUSIC AT THE MARKET: 3:30PM-6:00PM - Our featured local musician will be Miranda Judd and her band Miss Moon Rising [Miranda and her guitarist, Brenden Caffey]. Miranda's no stranger to the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market and the local region's agricultural scenes. From Classic Rock to Country, Folk, Rock & Pop, we know you'll enjoy listening to Miranda Judd and Miss Moon Rising!
VENDORS AT THE MARKET:
Our vendors slated to be at the market this Wednesday, June 6*, are:
TODAY'S RECIPE: Strawberry Jam!
Find your strawberries at the market this Wednesday and make some Strawberry Jam to give to the teachers who inspire your kids! Learn how to Make Strawberry Jam! Click here to watch a video from AllRecipes.com. You'll see how easy it is to make fresh strawberry jam—even if you are a jam newbie. You’ll learn how to sterilize your jars and lids, and how to tell when the fruit mixture is truly done. Get the recipe for Katharine’s Strawberry Jam. All you need now is toast. You may find your freshly baked Bread from the Dough Whisperer!!!
Find recipes and canning tips on our Website by visiting MountAiryMainStreetFarmersMarket.org/recipes.html. ...
P.S. ... Click the image to the left to download and print a card to go along with the tasty gift!
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.