"Friends" is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

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All support is welcome as we want to make this Market a success for our area. Please tell your friends about the exciting new market.  Spread the word! Since "Friends of the Olney Farmers and Artists Market" is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, all donations are tax deductible.

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Welcome to the


Olney Farmers & Artists Market!

Location: Sandy Spring Museum, 17901 Bentley Rd, Sandy Spring, MD
Day & Hours: Sunday May 10 through November 1, 2015, from 9 am to 1 pm.

Don't forget -- the Olney Farmers & Artists Market opens for the 2015 season on Mother's Day, May 10, 2015.

We'll have new vendors as well as most of the regulars' special events, great music, great food, great people.

So mark your calendar - and be sure to be at the Market on Mother's Day, to celebrate the opening of the 10th Annual Olney Farmers & Artists Market. 



Friends of the Olney Farmers and Artists Market invites you to our second (of four) "From Farm to Fabulous Brunches," coming up in May. Don't delay - seating is limited. Both brunches start at 11:30 am.

#1 "The Art of Food," Saturday, April 25th -- SOLD OUT

 Professor Stanton Gill, his wife Nancy MacBride, and their daughters invite you to a special brunch in the Westminster, Maryland countryside. Guests will visit a working orchard and neighboring hops farm. You'll enjoy a fabulous brunch inside and outside (weather permitting), featuring the cuisine of Chef Mark Mills, owner of Chocolates and Tomatoes farm.

Market vendors and local restaurants will provide additional mouth-watering offerings.  Maryland brew and fine wines will be on tap, along with live music.

Cost: $50 / per ticket OR $90 for 2.
(Tickets via Paypal can be purchased on the Market's website.)

Don't forget to check out our Facebook page and our Blog for pictures and more details about the Market.


Volunteers are needed to help with the setting up and taking down tables, children's activities, and other items at the Market.  

A reminder to all of our visitors: the Market provides vouchers for our neediest customers, so they can double the amount of produce they purchase.


Donations for the Market Are Tax-Deductible!

The Friends of the Olney Farmers and Artists Market is a non-profit organization, and therefore is a great place to make a last minute donation.  Our needs include new tents, banners, signs, and van repairs.  We ill be grateful for any and all support.  Thank you!!

OFAM Online Store - Help Support the Market!!

Check out our  OFAM Online Store !  Help support the market by purchasing selected merchandise, including t-shirts, hats, tote bags, coffee mugs, water bottles, and magnets. They make great gift items too! Come on folks, let's see those shirts & hats at the market!!

To Receive Information . . .

Keep up with the Market via the OFAM Blog, written by our own Judy Newton.  Please "Like" us on... Facebook  for updated Market news, and Follow us   on Twitter!!  Our Facebook page has reached nearly2,000 people!!!  And we have over 1,000 Facebook friends , so stay connected!

Subscribe  to our weekly newsletter, chock full of information about what is planned each Market day.  Fill in the form and say Subscribe!  You'll join our growing list of informed market patrons (over 1,000 and growing) who know what they're looking for and where to find it!

Olney Farmers & Artists Market -- In Partnership with...

Sandy Spring Museum , Manna Food Center Our House , and growingSoul

Over the course of the year, the Market raises funds to be used to help our neediest customers.  If a farmer or member of our Steering Committe knows someone how has lost his/her job and/or is desperately in need, the Market offers vouchers that will double the amount of produce the customer can buy, with a maximum limit of $15.  No questions asked and no identification is necessary.

The Friends of the Olney Farmers & Artists Market is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization