Fresh Farmers’ Markets

While summer’s winding down, visit local produce markets for great deals on fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, and sweet and savory baked goods among many other delicious and nutritious options.

Adding to the never-ending list of things to do and places to visit in Silver Spring, there are several local farmers’ markets to explore this season. We at Grady Management want to share a few great markets all within close proximity to White Oak communities.


Located in the heart of Downtown Silver Spring, FRESHFARM Market is a family-friendly market that supports over 45 farmers and producers from DC, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. They offer a variety of fruits, vegetables, pasture-raised meat, eggs, baked goods, milk, butter, cheeses, jams, and jellies. They even offer fresh oysters, handmade crab cakes, Maryland-made wines, beers, and ciders, making them the perfect place to shop no matter the season.

Open every Saturday year-round, FRESHFARM Market is an ideal place to stock up on some fresh ingredients for a delicious meal while supporting local farmers and producers.


2. Fenton Street Market

Fenton Street Market (FSM) is a craft, culture, and community market operating in Downtown Silver Spring. With over 1,000 vendors, including artisans and craft-makers, this market strives to bring the community together by offering jobs to young teenagers in the area, hosting musical performances by local and regional bands, and creating a space for residents to get together.

3. Takoma Park Farmers Market

Open Sundays year-round, Takoma Park Farmers Market offers fresh local, seasonal produce, breads, meats, artisan cheese, eggs, and baked goods. Street performers often set up along the sidewalks while non-profit organizations share information at the Community Corner. Only about fifteen minutes away from White Oak communities, this market is a great place to spend a Sunday promoting a happy and healthy lifestyle.

While each White Oak community offer affordable apartment living with fun and convenient amenities, it’s important for residents to get out and explore what Silver Spring has to offer. These local farmers’ markets not only provide fresh produce at great prices, but they also work hard to bring people together. Call one of our leasing offices today and find out more about premier apartment living in Silver Spring!

The White Oak communities are professionally managed by Grady Management, Inc. Learn more about Grady Management on the official website or Facebook page. While all White Oak communities are all located within close proximity in Silver Spring, they each provide their own unique and quality apartment features and community amenities to fit the specific needs of resident and provide the best of the best in apartment living.