2011 Maryland farmers markets in the Washington area

May 3, 2011

Anne Arundel County

Annapolis FreshFarm Market

Compromise Street (Donner Parking Lot at harbor)

202-362-8889

info@freshfarmmarkets.org

www.freshfarmmarkets.org

8:30 a.m.-noon. Sundays, May 1-Nov. 20

Anne Arundel County Farmers Market

Riva Road and Harry S. Truman Parkway

Annapolis

410-349-0317 (Brenda Conti)

theherbaltouchusa@earthlink.net

www.aaedc.org

7 a.m.-noon. Saturdays, April 2-Dec. 24; 7 a.m.-12 p.m. Tuesdays, June 7-Oct. 25

Deale Farmers Market

5965 Deale-Churchton Rd. (Cedar Grove United Methodist Church parking lot)

410-867-4993 (Gail Wilkerson)

3-6 p.m. Thursdays, July 7-Oct. 27

Piney Orchard Farmers Market

Stream Valley Drive off Route 170 (community center parking lot)

410-867-9162 (Bill Morris)

william@deepcovefarms.com

www.deepcovefarms.com

2-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 1- Oct. 26; noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 2-Nov 23

Maryland Department of Natural Resources Farmers Market

DNR parking lot off Taylor Avenue

410-222-7410 (Lisa Barge)

lbarge@aaedc.org

www.aaedc.org

3-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 2- Sept. 29

Severna Park Farmers Market

Ritchie Highway and Jones Station Road

410-827-9192 (Anita Robertson)

www.aaedc.org

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, April 30-Oct. 29

Westfield Annapolis Farmers Market

2002 Annapolis Mall (Defense Highway/Route 450, between Jennifer and Bestgate roads, in the mall parking lot next to Sears Automotive)

410-349-0317 (Brenda Conti)

theherbaltouchusa@earthlink.net

www.aaedc.org

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 1-Oct. 30

Calvert County

Calvert Memorial Hospital Farmers Market

130 Hospital Rd. (Parking Lot D), Prince Frederick

410-535-4583 (Janette Ashworth)

ashworjs@co.cal.md.us

www.calvertag.com

3-7 p.m. Tuesdays, May 3-Nov. 22

Prince Fredrick Farmers Market

140 Calvert Fair Dr. (Calvert County Fairgrounds), Barstow

410-535-4583 (Janette Ashworth)

ashworjs@co.cal.md.us

www.calvertag.com

7:30 a.m.- noon Saturdays, May 7-Nov. 26

Maker’s Market

13480 Dowell Rd., Solomons

410-326-4640 (Kathy Magiera)

gardeninfo@chesapeake.net

www.annmariegarden.org

9 a.m.-noon first Saturday of the month, year-round

North Beach Farmers Market

Fifth Street between Chesapeake and Bay avenues

301-855-6681 (Stacy Wilkerson)

northbeach@northbeachmd.org

www.calvertag.com

6-9 p.m. Fridays, May 6-Oct. 7

Solomons Farmers Market

Riverwalk parking lot north of Solomons Pavilion

410-535-4583 (Janette Ashworth)

ashworjs@co.cal.md.us

www.calvertag.com

4-8 p.m. Thursdays, May 5-November 17

Charles County

La Plata Farmers Market

Charles Street and Washington Avenue (courthouse parking lot)

301-934-8421 (Joe Harrison)

mkeeth@townoflaplata.org

www.townoflaplata.org

8 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Frederick County

Emmitsburg Farmers Market

302 S. Seton Ave.

301-600-6303 (Amy Naill)

anaill@emmitsburgmd.gov

www.emmitsburg.net/towngov/misc/farmers_market.htm

3-6:30 p.m. Fridays, June 17-Sept. 30

Everedy Square and Shab Row Farmers Market

Church and East streets

301-898-3183 (Wendy Barth)

persplants@msn.com

www.frederickfarmfresh.com

3-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 2 -Oct. 27

Farmers Market at the NCI-Frederick

Wood and Sultan streets (on Fort Detrick, outside Building 549 of the National Cancer Institute)

301-846-1956

farmersmkt@mail.nih.gov

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 5-Oct. 25; May 3 spring plant sale, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Nov. 22 and Dec. 20 holiday markets, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Great Frederick Farmers Market

East Patrick Street (fairgrounds)

301-663-5895 (Robert Fogle)

bfogle@thegreatfrederickfair.com

www.e-ventplex.com

8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Middletown Farmers Market

12 S. Church St., Middletown (Middletown Christ Reformed Church parking lot)

240-422-9237 (Mark Boettcher)

markboettcher@mris.com

3-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 2-Sept. 29

Thurmont Main Street Farmers Bethesda FreshFarm Bethesda FreshFarm Market

Thurmont Carnival Grounds, Boundary Avenue

301-271-4811 (Karen Kinnaird)

karen@kinnairdmemorials.com

www.thurmontfirst.com

9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 28-Sept. 24 (no market July 16 because of the carnival)

Montgomery County

Bethesda FreshFarm Market

Norfolk Avenue between Fairmont and St. Elmo avenues (Veteran⿿s Park)

202-362-8889

info@freshfarmmarkets.org

www.freshfarmmarket.org

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7-Oct. 29

Bethesda United Church of Christ Farmers Market

Fernwood Road and Democracy Boulevard

717-334-4582 (Aubrey King)

kingl1@earthlink.net

www.twinspringsfruitfarm.com

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, May 5-Nov. 17; 10 a.m-2 p.m. Saturdays, year-round

Clarksburg Town Center Farmers Market

Public House Road and Ebenezer Chapel Drive in Clarksburg Town Center

240-686-1700 (Taty Franklin)

clarksburgfarmersmarket@yahoo.com

www.clarksburgfarmersmarket.org

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, June 5-Oct. 30

Concord-St. Andrews United Methodist Church

5910 Goldsboro Rd., Bethesda (At Goldsboro and River roads)

717-334-4582 (Aubrey King)

kingl1@earthlink.net

www.twinspringsfruitfarm.com

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, year-round except Christmas week

Crossroads Farmers Market

7676 New Hampshire Avenue, Takoma Park

301-891-7244 (Michelle Dudley and Michele Levy)

crossroadsmarket@gmail.com

www.thecrossroadsfarmersmarket.org

2:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, May 18-Oct. 26

Gaithersburg Main Street Farmers Market

301 Main St. (Kentlands Main Street Pavilion)

301-258-6350 (Nansie Heimer Wilde)

nwilde@gaithersburgmd.gov

www.gaithersburgmd.gov

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, May 7 -Nov. 19

Forest Estates Farmers Market

10000 Woodland Avenue, Silver Spring

240-389-3883 (Sandra Marquardt)

smarquardt2@gmail.com

www.ForestEstates.org

9 a.m.-12 noon, Saturdays, May 7 - Nov. 19

Friendship Heights Village Center Farm Market

4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase

301-656-2797 (Jennie Fogarty)

info@friendshipheightsmd.gov

www.twinspringsfruitfarm.com

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7-Nov. 19

Goddard Space Flight Center

7474 Greenway Center Drive, Greenbelt

717-334-4582 (Aubrey King)

kingl1@earthlink.net

www.twinspringsfruitfarm.com

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, year-round

Hares Valley Growers Farm Stand

4600 Waverly Ave., Garrett Park (post office parking lot)

814-448-2784 (Tim Derstine)

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7-Nov. 19

Kensington Farmers Market

Howard Avenue (Kensington MARC train station parking lot)

301-949-2424 (Shirley Watson)

shirley.watson@tok.md.gov

www.tok.md.gov

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, year-round

Montgomery Farm Women’s Cooperative Market

7155 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda

301-652-2291 (John Noktehdan)

jnoktehdan@gmail.com

www.farmwomensmarket.com

7 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, year-round

National Institutes of Health Farmers Market

9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda (back patio of Building 31A on campus)

301-587-2248 (Michael Tabor)

esiegel2@igc.org

www.lickingcreekbendfarm.com

10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 7- Oct. 25

National Institute of Standards and Technology Farmers Market

100 Bureau Drive, Stop 1070, Gaithersburg (Courtyard of Building 41, outside cafeteria)

301-587-2248 (Michael Tabor)

esiegel2@igc.org

www.lickingcreekbendfarm.com

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, June 7- Oct. 25

Olney Farmers and Artists Market

2805 Olney Sandy Spring Rd. (Route 108, in front of the Montgomery General Hospital Thrift Shop)

202-257-5326 (Janet Terry)

info@olneyfarmersmarket.org

www.olneyfarmersmarket.org

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 8-Nov. 6

Potomac Village Farmers Market

9908 South Glen Rd. (Potomac United Methodist Church parking lot)

301-792-6054

potomacfarmersmarket@gmail.com

www.potomacvillagefarmersmarket.com

2-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, May 5-Oct. 27

Rockville Farmers Market

Wednesdays: East Montgomery Avenue at Rockville Town Center

Saturdays: Route 28 and Monroe Street at Rockville Town Center

240-314-8605 (Mike Coppersmith)

mcoppersmith@rockvillemd.gov

www.rockvillemd.gov/events/farmers.htm

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, June 1-Oct. 26; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 14 - Nov. 19

Silver Spring FreshFarm Market

Ellsworth Drive between Fenton Street and Georgia Avenue

202-362-8889

info@freshfarmmarkets.org

www.freshfarmmarket.org

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, year-round (10 a.m.-1 p.m. during winter)

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Laurel Avenue between Eastern and Carroll avenues

240-535-0187 (Laura Barclay)

tpfarmersmarket@gmail.com

www.takomaparkmarket.com

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, year-round

Gaithersburg Farmers Market in Olde Towne

Fulks Corner Avenue and Route 355, Gaithersburg

301-258-6350 (Nansie Heimer Wilde)

nwilde@gaithersburgmd.gov

www.gaithersburgmd.gov

2-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 2-Oct. 27

Wheaton Farmers Market

Reedie Drive between Veirs Mill Road and Georgia Avenue

410-215-7173 (Margie Satterlee)

msatter195@aol.com

8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, June 5-Oct. 23

Prince George’s County

Bowie Farmers Market

15200 Annapolis Rd. (Bowie High School parking lot)

301-809-3078 (Matt Corley)

mcorley@cityofbowie.org

www.cityofbowie.org/LeisureActivities/farmers_market.asp

8 a.m.-noon. Sundays, May 15-Oct. 30

Cheverly Community Market

6401 Forest Rd. (Cheverly Community Center)

301-773-0635

cheverlycommunitymarket@gmail.com

www.cheverlycommunitymarket.com

8 a.m.- noon. every other Saturday, May 21-Oct. 22 (Thanksgiving and Holiday markets Nov. 19 and Dec. 10)

College Park Farmers Market

5211 Paint Branch Pkwy. (Ellen Linson swimming pool parking lot)

301-345-2583 (Donna Almquist)

almquist@prodigy.net

7 a.m.-noon. Saturdays, April 30-Nov. 19

Greenbelt Farmers Market

Greenbelt Aquatic and Fitness Center, 101 Center Way (parking lot)

240-476-8769 (Nancy Solomon)

info@greenbeltfarmersmarket.org

www.greenbeltfarmersmarket.org

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, May 8-Nov. 20 (closed Labor Day weekend)

Laurel Farmers Market

300 block of Main Street

Gail Reinhardt 301-483-0838

grr1054@aol.com

www.thelaurelboardoftrade.org

10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursdays, May 26-Oct. 27

Mount Rainier Farmers Market

1 Municipal Pl. (City Hall)

301-595-0379 (Vicki Reese)

info@mountrainierfarmersmarket.com

www.mountrainierfarmersmarket.com

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, May 21-Oct. 29

Riverdale Park Farmers Market

Queensbury Road (MARC station parking lot)

301-332-6258 (Jim Coleman)

rpkfarmmkt@gmail.com

www.rpfarmersmarket.org

3-7 p.m. Thursdays, April 14-Nov. 17

USDA (Beltsville) Farmers Market

5601 Sunnyside Ave. (Parking Lot B)

301-504-1776 (Carletha McGriff)

carletha.mcgriff@usda.gov

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, May 19-Oct. 27

West Hyattsville Farmers Market

Queens Chapel Road and Hamilton Street

301-985-5000 (Peggy Campanella)

info@hyattsville.org

www.hyattsville.org/farmersmarket

2-6 p.m. Tuesdays, June 15-end of Sept. 27

St. Mary’s County

California Farmers Market

Route 235 at Town Creek Drive (BAE parking lot)

301-475-4200, Ext. 1405 (Donna Sasscer)

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7-Oct. 29

Charlotte Hall Farmers Market and Auction

29980 Three Notch Rd.

301-884-3966 (Ben Burroughs Jr.)

bburroughsjr@aol.com

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, year-round

North St. Mary⿿s County Farmers Market

Routes 5 and 6 (Charlotte Hall Library parking lot)

301-475-4200, Ext. 140 (Donna Sasscer)

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, mid-April through December

Talbot County

St. Michaels FreshFarm Market

Muskrat Park in the harbor

202-362-8889

info@freshfarmmarkets.org

www.freshfarmmarkets.org

8:30-11:30 a.m. Saturdays, April 16-Oct. 8

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