September 30, 2023

Vendors Sought for Buy Local Celebration

Buy Local

The Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission is seeking vendors for the 2023 Buy Local Challenge Celebration, a farmers market-style event showcasing Maryland farms and producers of Maryland grown and produced products, and regional artisans. Applications are due by May 31.

Winter Farmers Markets Ongoing


It might be winter, but farmers markets continue to operate in St. Mary’s County during these cold months.

Farmers Market Is Back at the Airport

Farmers Market

Come shop local at the Fly-in Farmers Market on February 13 for your Super Bowl feast or romantic Valentine’s dinner. You don’t need an airplane to come. You can drive, walk, or bike, too. There will be a bounty of locally grown and produced items to please one and all.

Airport Set to Host Next Farmers Market


Historic Sotterley will hold a farmers market at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport from 9 am to 1 pm Sunday, October 25, 2020. The popular market will feature fresh and local food and products in a place where visitors of all ages can see airplanes and future aviators take to the skies.

Last Summer Market @ the Airport

 St. Mary’s County Airport holds its last summer farmers market for the season: Sept. 6, 2020, from  9 am-1 pm. Come out in the fresh air, buy some healthy produce and watch the airplanes fly!

Flag Day Farmer’s Market Open at Airport

Flag Day Ceremony

St. Mary’s County Regional Airport will host its second drive-thru Farmer’s Market on Flag Day, June 14, 2020, from 10 am to 1 pm.

Great Local Fresh Produce through the Fall

The Home Grown Farm Market is bursting with local summer and fall produce, open Thursdays and Saturdays until Nov. 2, then Saturdays through the rest of the year.

Buy Local Groups Succeed, Just Ask the Farmers

home grown market

Some of the most successful, direct and effective I Buy Local efforts are farmers markets

Comment on Wine Bill

Wine Glasses

Legislative hearing on on winery sales and farmers market upgrades scheduled.