Explore RockvilleHow Do I?
Click to Home
Go To Search

Rockville News

Posted on: April 26, 2017

Fresh Produce Returns with Rockville Farmers Market Opening

Opening Day is May 13; Market is Saturdays Through Nov. 18

Rockville, Maryland, April 26 – The Rockville Farmers Market returns Saturday, May 13 to give shoppers their pick of farm-fresh produce and more from regional grower/producers.

This year’s market will include vendors offering fruits and vegetables, plants and flowers, herbs, baked goods, local beer and wine, knife sharpening, meat and coffee.

The market will be open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, through Nov. 18 in the jury parking lot at E. Jefferson (MD 28) and Monroe streets in Rockville Town Center.

The market participates in the Maryland Market Money Program. The program helps provide greater access to fresh fruits and vegetables for customers using the Farmers Market Nutrition Program, the Fruit and Vegetable Check Program and the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program. Participants’ benefits are matched up to $5 each week while funds are available. Organizations or individuals wishing to contribute to the Maryland Market Money program should email specialevents@rockvillemd.gov.

Visit www.rockvillemd.gov/farmers for more information, including a list of participating vendors, approximate harvest dates for select fruits and vegetables, and a photo gallery. For more information, call 240-314-8620.

# # #

Marylou Berg
Director of Communication
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Rockville News

April is Earth Month in Rockville

Posted on: March 23, 2018

Spring Recreation Guides are Out

Posted on: March 9, 2018

REDI Seeks Businesses to Appreciate

Posted on: February 27, 2018

Spring Sports — Now Registering

Posted on: February 22, 2018

On Your Marks for the Rockville 10K/5K

Posted on: October 9, 2017