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Farmers Markets

There is no excuse not to eat fresh. Howard County offers farmers markets five days a week throughout the county, meaning that farm fresh produce is much closer then you think.

Download our printable market and harvest calendar! 

Market Locations and Dates 



Howard County Library - Miller Branch
9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City
May 4 to November 16
2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 Columbia Farmers Market


Howard County Library - East Columbia Branch
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia
May 5 to November 17
2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Farmers Market 1


Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Lane, Columbia
May 6 to Ocotber 29
11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 Glewood Farmers Market


Ellicott City Old Town Market
Uptown at the Wine Bin and Midtown at Little French Market
Saturdays, May 14 - Oct. 29
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Maple Lawn Farmers’ Market
8191 Westside Blvd, Fulton
Saturdays, May 7 – Oct 29
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Glenwood Community Farmers’ Market
Howard County Library-Glenwood Branch
Saturdays, May 14 – Oct. 29
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

River Hill Farmers Market
River Hill Garden Center, 12165 Clarksville Pike
Saturdays, May 14 through November 5
9:00 am - 1:00 pm.


 Oakland Mills Farmers Market


Oakland Mills Village Center
5851 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia
May 8 to November 20
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


What's in season?

Take a look or print our handy guide below!

 Market Printable 2016 img

Need More Information?

Grants and Financing

A resource to find out more information on State, Regional, and National loans and grants for farms.

Diversification Ideas

Don't put all of your eggs in one basket. Diversifying your farm's production is a great way to grow your business - and meet increasing consumer demand for fresh foods.