Thursday, August 21, 2014

This Week at the Market: Saturday, August 23 - Dog Days of Summer

It's the Dog Days of Summer! We're almost ready for fall, but don't we all just want to lay around and pant in the heat... or is that just us?

This week at the market we're all about our favorite four-legged creatures. Bring yours out for a chance to be crowned FSM's Market Pup 2014, or just adopt a dog in the morning from the Montgomery County Humane Society! Plus we'll have lots of pup-friendly shopping. We'll see you at the market!

Megan's favorite market pup, Willy! Follow us on Instagram for more!

Joining Us:
Bozie's Bags will have lots of fun pet collars for your sassy pup, plus some goodies for you to match!
Harvey Boneapart returns this Saturday with lots of pup accessories.
Takoma Park's own Big Bad Woof will join us too! Learn all about this awesome local pet store.
Is your pup smelling like summer? Doggie Washerette can help you with that.

Community Programming: 
10:30am - 12:30pm: Pet Adoption with the Montgomery County Humane Society
1:00 - 3:00pm: Live Music by Crush Funk Brass
ALL DAY: Stop by the Market Tent to enter your pup in our Instagram Market Pup 2014 contest!

P.S. Join Montgomery County Humane Society for a Yappy Hour on Wednesday, August 27th at Pacci's Neapolitan Pizzaria in downtown Silver Spring from 5-8pm. All proceeds benefit the homeless animals and the life saving programs of the Montgomery County Humane Society.

In Other News: 
We're looking for an intern!
Join us for our next Crafty Hour at Kefa Cafe (location switch!) from 5-7pm next Thursday, August 28th.

Coming Up at the Market:
Saturday, August 30: Free Yoga with Sky House Yoga
Saturday, September 6: Market Closed for the Silver Spring Jazz Festival
Details on the site.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

FSM's Market Pup 2014 Contest

Who will be crowned Market Pup 2014? Enter your dog this Saturday for a shot at the glory!

Here are some of our favorite frequent visitors.

How to Play: Visit the market tent THIS SATURDAY  and we'll take a picture of your dog. All entries will be posted on our Instagram account next week and the most likes will win!

We'll see you on Saturday!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Market Moments: The Puzzle Man

New vendor this season, SP Unlimited, has quickly become a market favorite! John makes wooden ornaments and puzzles on this very intimidating machine that you probably don't want to get your fingers stuck in.