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Bowie Farmers Market Opening May 20

The market, which runs through October, will be held in the Bowie High School Parking lot.

The much anticipated opening of the Bowie Farmers Market has arrived!

On Sunday, May 20, residents will once again be able to enjoy fresh, local fruits, vegetables, breads and more every Sunday from 8 a.m. to noon in the Bowie High School parking lot at 15200 Annapolis Road.

A new addition to this year’s market, on the first Sunday of every month Maryland Master Gardeners will have a table set up to answer questions about flower and vegetable gardening, free of charge.

Here are some of the vendors you can expect to see at this year’s market:

  • Virginia Brown, featuring homemade jams jellies
  • Big Kernel, selling Kettle Corn
  • Knopps Farm, selling local veggies
  • Unger’s Fruit Farm, selling fruit
  • Captain  Dale’s Seafood, who will be catching crabs on Saturday to sell at the market on Sunday
  • Cosmic Bean Coffee Company, selling bags of coffee
  • The Breadery, featuring different breads and pastries
  • Homestead Farm, selling veggies, fruits, and fresh cut flowers
  • C&J.D’s Enterprise, a food vendor who will sell breakfast sandwiches, among other things
  • Sand HIll Farm, selling fruits and veggies
  • Richard’s Hundred Natural Farm, selling a variety of fresh fruits, veggies, and herbs
  • Doug Bowling Honey Farm, selling flowers, veggies, and, you guessed it, honey
  • Uptown Bakers, selling all kinds of breads and pasteries
  • Cherry Glen Goat Cheese Company, selling fresh, local goat cheese
  • Bowie Lion’s Club will be selling rain barrels
  • Shelby Plants will be selling potted blueberry bushes, shrubs, and grasses
Jenni Pompi (Editor) May 16, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Local honey - that's what I'm after!
Ms. G May 22, 2012 at 01:15 PM
Does this take place every Sunday?
Jenni Pompi (Editor) May 22, 2012 at 02:15 PM
Yes, through the fall!
Muniyrah West July 13, 2012 at 11:52 PM
How would I register to vend at the market?

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