Calvert County Farmers Markets Seek Vendors

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – April 10, 2018 – It’s that time of year when winter’s thaw makes way for spring’s abundance of fresh food from Calvert County’s local farmers and agri-businesses. Farmers, vendors and watermen are encouraged to sign up to sell their wares at one of Calvert County’s three farmers markets.

The Calvert County Farmers Market Association is seeking vendors for three locations: CalvertHealth Medical Center, Calvert County Fairgrounds and Solomons Visitors Center.

These markets strive to be “producer-only” markets. All vegetables, fruits, herbs, tree nuts, meats, flowers, plants and other products sold at the markets must be grown/produced by a local farmer. The markets welcome participation from farmers throughout the Southern Maryland region.

New for the 2018 season, the Solomons market will move to the Solomons Visitors Center, located at 14175 S. Solomons Island Road. The Solomons market will be held on Sundays, June 3 through Sept. 9, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

For more information on becoming a vendor or to learn about Calvert County’s agricultural community, visit or contact Agricultural Development Specialist Jennifer Pettko with the Calvert County Department of Economic Development, at 410-535-4583 or

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