To market, to market: where to browse, buy

April 30, 2008|By Erica Nusgart | Erica Nusgart,Sun reporter

It's farmers' market time.

With a fresh selection of local produce, herbs, flowers and other goodies, farmers' markets are opening around the area. One of the largest, the Baltimore Farmers' Market under the Jones Falls Expressway, starts Sunday. And new markets are opening in Annapolis and Baltimore's Harbor East neighborhood.

Here's a roundup of Central Maryland markets:

Anne Arundel County

Annapolis Freshfarm Market -- New market at the Donner parking lot, Compromise Street at the harbor in downtown Annapolis. Hours: 8 a.m.-noon Sundays, June 1-Oct. 5. Call 202-362-8889 or go to freshfarmmarket .org.

Anne Arundel County Farmers' Market -- Riva Road and Harry S. Truman Parkway. Hours: 7 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Saturdays, June 10-Oct. 28. Call 410-987-6034.

The Centre at Glen Burnie Farmers' Market -- In the parking area next to Chick-fil-A, 6711 Ritchie Highway. Hours: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, June 18-Sept. 24. Call 410-222-7410.

Deale Farmers' Market -- In the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church parking lot, 5965 Deale-Churchton Road. Hours: 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays, July 3-Oct. 30. Call 410-867-0900.

Severna Park Farmers' Market -- At Ritchie Highway and Jones Station Road. Hours: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, through Oct. 25. Call 410-827-9192.

Westfield Annapolis Farmers' Market -- This new market will be at the Westfield Annapolis mall parking lot near Sears Automotive. Hours: noon-3 p.m. Sundays, July 6-Sept. 28. Call 410-222-7410.

Baltimore City

Baltimore Farmers' Market -- On Saratoga Street between Holliday and Gay streets. Hours: 8 a.m.-noon Sundays, May 4-Dec. 21. Call 410-752-8632.

Harbor East Freshfarm Market -- This new market will be at the 1000 block of Lancaster Street between South Exeter Street and Central Avenue. Hours: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, June 14-Oct. 25. Call 202-362-8889.

Highlandtown Farmers' Market -- At the corner of Bank and South Conkling streets. Hours: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, July 12-Oct. 25. Call 410-342-3234.

Park Heights Community Farmers' Market -- At 5201 Park Heights Ave. on the Pimlico Race Course parking lot. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 11-Dec. 17. Call 410-542-8190.

32nd Street/Waverly Farmers' Market -- At East 32nd and Barclay streets. Hours: 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays all year. Call 410-889-6388 or go to 32ndstreetmarket.org.

Village of Cross Keys Farmers' Market -- In the parking lot of the Village of Cross Keys, 5100 Falls Road. Hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, June 3-Oct. 28. Call 410-323-1000.

Baltimore County

Catonsville Farmers' Market -- At Bloomsbury Community Center, 108 Bloomsbury Ave. Hours: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, May 7-Nov. 26. Call 410-744-4169.

Dundalk Village Farmers' Market -- At Shipping Place and Dunmanway (park in back of Dundalk post office). Hours: 6:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, July 12-Nov. 15. Call 410-282-2540.

Eastpoint Farmers' Market -- At Eastpoint Mall, on the North Point Road side. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, June 25-Oct. 29. Call 410-562-3464.

Farmers' Market at The Avenue -- In The Avenue at White Marsh parking lot behind Barnes and Noble. Hours: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays, July 11-Oct. 31. Call 443-504-3656.

Pikesville Farmers' Market -- On Walker Avenue near Pikesville Library. Hours: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays, June 24-Oct. 28. Call 410-484-2337.

Towson Farmers' Market -- On Allegheny Avenue between York Road and Washington Avenue. Hours: 10:45 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays, June 12-Nov. 20. At the parking lot at the corner of Allegheny and Washington avenues. Hours: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, June 14-Nov. 22. Call 410-825-1144.

Woodlawn Farmers' Market -- Located at Woodlawn Bowling Lanes, 6410 Security Blvd. Hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, July 3-Sept. 25. Call 410-409-9172.

Carroll County

Carroll County Farmers' Market -- On Smith Avenue at the Carroll County Agriculture Center. Hours: One-day market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. May 10; regular hours 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, June 21-Sept. 6. Call 410-848-7748.

Downtown Westminster Farmers' Market -- In the Conaway parking lot at the corner of Railroad Avenue (Route 27) and Emerald Hill Lane. Hours: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 31-Nov. 22. Call 410-848-5294.

Mount Airy Farmers' Market -- At the municipal parking lot between Park Avenue and Center Street. Hours: 3:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 4-Sept. 24. Call 301-829-1424.

Harford County

Bel Air Farmers' Markets -- At Mary Risteau Building parking lot, 2 S. Bond St. Hours: 7 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturdays, through Oct. 25; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, through Oct. 28. Call 410-692-0403 or go to belairfarmersmar ket.com.

Edgewood Farmers' Market -- At the intersection of Edgewood Road (Route 755) and Old Edgewood Road. Hours: 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays, May 15-Oct. 23. Call 410-679-2997, ext. 203.

Havre De Grace Farmers' Market -- On Pennington Avenue at North Washington Street. Hours: 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, May 3-Oct. 18. Call 410-939-3303.

Twilight Market at Rockfield Manor -- At 501 Churchville Road, Bel Air. Hours: 5 p.m.-dusk last Friday of the month, May 30-Sept. 26. Call 410-838-6181, ext. 114.

Howard County

Howard County Farmers' Market at East Columbia Library -- At 6600 Cradlerock Way. Hours: 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays, tomorrow-Nov. 20. Call 301-934-9004.

Howard County Farmers' Market at Glenwood Library -- 2350 State Route 97, Cooksville. Hours: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, May 3-Oct. 25. Call 410-442-1807.

Howard County Farmers' Market at Oakland Mills -- At the Oakland Mills Community Association, 5851 Robert Oliver Place. Hours: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, May 4-Nov. 23. Call 301-934-9004.erica.nusgart@baltsun.com

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