Carroll County Farmers Market
2015  Market Dates

SPRING MARKETS 

Saturdays Only -  8:00am - 2:00pm

March 21 -  Spring Fling - (free drawing for gift baskets)

April 4 - Easter Show - (coupon giveaway and visit by the Easter Bunny)

May 9 - Mother's Day Show - ( free plant giveaway to first 400 mothers)

 

 

SUMMER MARKETS

Saturdays Only - 8:00am - 1:00pm

Master Gardener's will hold clinics every Saturday to answer your gardening questions.

June 13 - Opening Day - (free fathers day drawing for bar-b-que spices and boxed seat Orioles Baseball Tickets with free parking pass.  July 11th game against the Nationals.)

                                       demonstrations: - Diane Bauer - Pet Portraits

June 20 - Anniversary Day - (free cake and punch)

                                       demonstration: -   Connie Merryman - Candelwicking

  music: Brill Brother's

                                                                 

June 27 - Early Summer - (early fresh fruits and produce) Quilt making day. Quilting classes available $5.00 for supplies.  Vendors will have quilts on display throughout the buildings. 

                                       demonstrations: -  Piece Makers Quild -

                                                                        Red, White, and Blue Veterans Quilt

                                                                    -  Tom Smith - classes on Cathedral Window and

                                                                       Grandmothers Flower Garden.

                                                                      - Deb Curtis - how to make quilt yo-yo's

                                                                      - Joyce Lizor - English Paper Piecing

 

July 4 - Holiday Weekend - (let us help you with your picnic planning) 

                                       demonstration:

 

July 11 - Christmas in July - (free drawing for vendor donations)

                                        demonstration: -  Herdis Moser - Knitting and Crocheting

 music: Donna Nomick - Hammered Dolcimer

 

July 18 - Home Party Day -(featuring home party consultants)

                                         demonstration:- Ami O'Hara - Chipboard Albums

July 25 - The Best of Summer - (local fresh produce and fruits) 

                                        demonstration: -- Joan Betzold - Basket Weaving

 

Aug. 1 - Fair Week - (market is outside on lower parking lot)

Aug. 8 -  Fair Week - (market is outside on lower parking lot)

 

Aug. 15 -Peach Festival -(featuring free peach treats, peach ice cream, sundaes, cobblers, pies and cakes for purchase, and The General Store Band) Open til 2:00pm. 

                                           demonstration : - Joan Betzold - Basket Weaving

music:- The General Store Band

Aug. 22 - Heirloom Tomato Festival, hosted by the Master Gardeners. (featuring tomato tastings, seed exchanges, and recipes).

                                            demonstration: -

music: Mountain Air

Aug. 29 - Big Basket Giveaway - (announce the winner of the Big Basket Drawing)

                and Back to School Day - (free drawing for school supplies and gift baskets for Moms) 

                                            demonstration: Rick Barrick - Chair CainingSept. 5 - Harvest Day - (last day of summer market, let us help you with your Labor Day picnics)

                                            demonstrations:

music: Strings on Wings

                                                           

CELEBRATING FALL

FALL SHOW ON OCTOBER 3rd.  HOURS 8:00AM - 2:00PM. 

CHRISTMAS MARKET

Saturdays - 8:00am - 2:00pm

November 7 - Author's Day - (come meet local authors for book signing and sales)

November 14 - Art Guild Show and Sale - (featuring local artists and their works of art)

November 21 - Open House - (free vendor coupon drawing with free punch and cake)

November 28 - Ugly Sweater Day.

December 5 - Santa will visit.

December 12 - Greens Sale - (don't forget to place your orders with your favorite vendors)

December 19 - Greens Sale and Last Market of the Season

 

Music provided weekly by On Common Ground Musicians

 (The Market will try to be open regardless of bad weather

Check websites home page for any changes in hours of operation)