Main Street Merchants

Historic Sykesville is proud of its Old Towne America flavor. We have taken great strides to maintain that Old Towne charm and hospitality. Come visit for the day and enjoy all that Sykesville has to offer the whole family. Once you do we’re sure you’ll want to come back.


Restaurants/Cafes

Baldwin’s Station: Fine Dining Restaurant serving lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. Live music, outdoor waterfront seating. Voted Maryland’s Favorite outdoor restaurant in 2014 by Baltimore Magazine & Favorite Restaurant in 2012 by the Maryland Restaurant Association.

Big Belly Deli: Large sandwiches served on homemade bread. Soups, salads, homemade desserts. Just off Main Street at 887 Sandosky Rd.

E.W. Becks Pub: Hometown tavern with a large variety of beers, burgers, crab cakes, tapas. Open for lunch and dinner and Sunday brunch. Live Music. Outdoor patio.

Sweet Simplici-Tea & Bakery:Tea room serving homemade scones, sandwiches, salads and soups. Bakery serves cakes, cookies, cupcakes. Take-out or dine-in. Reservations recommended, but walk-ins welcome.

The French Twist:Coffee, Crepes and Conversation. NOW OPEN!

Shopping

A La Mode Boutique:Featuring Brighton accessories and handbags, Chamilia Beads, Waxing Poetic, Lottie Dotties, Big Buddha Handbags, HOBO International Handbags, Papaya, TokyoMilk bath and body products, TokyoMilk Dark fragrances, Heartstrings personalized gifts, Silver Spoon Jewelry, handcrafted jewelry, and much more.

Alexandra’s Attic: Antiques, Collectibles, Gifts.

A Likely Story Bookstore:A Likely Story Bookstore: Carroll County’s only independent bookstore. Eclectic mix of books includes hard covers, paperbacks, new and used books in all genres.

Cork & Bottle Spirit Shoppe: Mix and Match imported beers, wine, and gifts. Free wine tastings, outdoor seating.

Cowboys & Angels:Shabby chic western gifts and accessories.

Dunnrite Furniture:Outdoor furniture warehouse. Tropical Woods, Cast Aluminum, Wrought Iron, & Patio Pipe Furniture. Slightly off the beaten path at 7448 Springfield Ave.

Farm and Home Services/Southern States:Outdoor items, gifts, bird and animal supplies, lawn equipment.

Georgie Lu’s Children Consignment:Offers new and “gently used” children clothing/toys/equipment as well as maternity apparel.

Gypsy Systers:Hand-crafted art, home décor, candles, jewelry, plus their own line of earth-friendly mineral make-up called GypsySol.

Market Tavern: Gourmet market and wine bar specializing in local provisions such as organic chocolate, local cheese, ice cream, wine, specialty local food items and more.

Omni Computer Services, Inc.:Provides commercial printing, fundraising, direct mail, and graphic design services. Located off of Main Street at 7501 Village Road.

Revive & Company: Refinished and new constructed furniture, interiors, and small gifts.

Revive & Company:Refinished and new constructed furniture, interiors, and small gifts.

SK Printing: Handmade pottery, personalized items and gifts, as well as printing services such as customized T-Shirts, Promotional Items, Banners, Vehicle Signs, Business cards and more.

The Sports Nut: Features licensed professional football items from all 32 teams and other sports – related items, 200 different party balloon designs, clothing, jewelry and more.

Sykesville Pottery & Art Center:Paint your own pottery. Kilns. Art Classes

The Olde Liberty Shoppe: Pandora Jewelry, shoes, clothing, candles, and more.

Tri Sport Junction:A sport shop focusing primarily on fulfilling triathlon-based needs, this recently-opened establishment has everything from apparel to nutrition supplements and more.

Unwined Candle Company: Handcrafted soy wax scented candles usingrecycled wine bottles, gifts, jewelry & more. Featured on the 2012 CMA Awards.

Wind River:Contemporary women’s clothing, jewelry and Specialty gift boutique

Salons/Spas

Headmasters:Grooming Salon for men.

Samsara Salon

rue Colors: Hair, Makeup, Waxing.

Lodging

The Inn at Norwood: Built in 1906 by the architect J.H. Fowble, the Inn at Norwood is a Colonial Revival home retaining much of its original charm and offers an atmosphere of warmth, tranquility, and elegance.

Services

Branches of Yoga: A small yoga studio that offers a variety of classes and levels throughout the week and will continue to add classes as needed.

Metamorphasis Pilates Studio
:Classical Pilates Studio fully furnished with top quality-professional Pilates equipment. Drop-in classes, yoga, Flirty Girl Fitness, Belly Dance, Flirty Girl Fitness, Pilates Mat, Tower and Group Reformer.

Other Businesses

A.L. Howes Insurance: Personal or Commercial Auto, Home Owners’, Business, and Life Insurance.

Consolidated Graphics: Printing and graphic design including banners, labels, posters, business cards, etc. Also custom products such as hats, calendars and drinkware.

Elaine Gossage Agency – State Farm Insurance:Insurance services including auto, motorcycle, rv insurance, fire insurance, life insurance and health insurance.

Upcoming Events

Oct
20
Sun
Sykesville Farmers Market @ Downtown Sykesville
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sykesville Farmers Market @ Downtown Sykesville | Sykesville | Maryland | United States

The Sykesville Farmers Market runs every Sunday, 9:00am-1:00pm from May 19th to Oct 27th! You can find a variety of fruits and vegetables, herbs, honey, cakes, nuts, beef, pork, poultry, eggs, cheese, baked goods, dog treats, jewelry, pickles, wine, and more.

We have the Junior Market returning that is entirely operated by the kids! Every Sunday we will have a guest Non-Profit group joining us to connect with our community (Stay tuned as the guest non-profit will be announced on our Facebook page every week!).

The Little Sykes railway will be running from 9am-1pm.

Did we mention we have a moon bounce and kids games (hula hoops, chalk, and jump ropes…) always available for free at the market from 9am-1pm?!

Vendor Information 

2019 Vendor Application & Guidelines

Health Permit Application (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)
Health Permit Guidelines (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)
Ingredient Source (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service Hours — Scholarship — Do we have your ATTENTION?

Are you a teen looking to complete your service learning hours for school? The Sykesville Farmers Market is just the place for you! We are a weekly farmers market that runs on Sundays beginning May 19th through October 27th. Volunteers who dedicate 50 hours or more to the Sykesville Farmers Market and Downtown Sykesville Connection events are eligible for a scholarship!!! Click here to sign up! 

Oct
25
Fri
2019 Carroll Business Academy @ Beasman Auditorium, Acts-Integrace
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Downtown Sykesville Connection is thrilled to announce its fifth edition of the Carroll Business Academy, a series of workshops designed to give participants the tools to be successful in their business! Business owners and entrepreneurs – current or aspiring – are invited to join us for each of our four professional development sessions featuring important information on today’s hot topics in the business world.

This program represents an opportunity to educate and make direct connections with members of the business community.

The Carroll Business Academy sessions will be held at

Beasman Auditorium, Acts-Integrace, 7200 Third Ave, Sykesville MD 21784

Register by clicking on the presentation’s date

September 27, 7PM I Thomas Mazerski, DIRECTOR, MILLER RESOURCES FOR ENTREPRENEURS      

“Game Changers for Small Business”

Are you an improving business or doing the same things in the same way expecting a different outcome? Discover what a smooth-running business should look in this interactive presentation. Find out how to move your operations from people to process and begin to move the needle in the areas of finance, marketing/sales, operations and customer service. These learned techniques enable business owners and entrepreneurs to improve their business results immediately.

October 10, 7PM I Karen Stebner, FINANCIAL SPECIALIST, PRIMERICA

“Key Financial Concepts for your Family and Business”

This interactive, educational workshop teaches fundamental concepts to help individuals, families, and business owners make smart financial decisions and become debt free and financially independent.  By learning how money works, you will leave empowered to get your money working harder and smarter to achieve your goals and dreams.

October 25, 7PM I Tom Fidler, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT /PRINCIPAL, MACKENZIE RETAIL

Tom Fidler serves as Executive Vice President and Principal of MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services, LLC and Executive Vice President and Principal of MacKenzie Retail, LLC, where he oversees a department of ten. Tom specializes in commercial leasing, development and advisory services, and has been involved in some of the area’s most prestigious projects. To date, Tom has participated in real estate transactions totaling over $1 billion in market value. Considered a professional expert, Tom is frequently referenced in both regional and national publications, a featured speaker at industry associations meetings, and a valuable resource to local Economic Development offices. His understanding of retail business, consumer profiles and demographic data, along with his commitment to client success has proven to be invaluable to various clients.

November 7, 7PM I Randi Penfil, GOOGLE

Get Your Business Online:

Explore Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Learn how to create and/or update your listing, hide your address and take advantage of a free website. Plus, a live demo showing tips and tricks when using your business profile.

In this session we’ll show you how to:

  • Create or claim your Google My Business listing
  • Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
  • Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
  • Create a free website using the info from your business listing

 

This event is presented to you by:

 

With the support of:

Oct
26
Sat
Tick or Treat on Main Street @ Main street, Sykesville MD
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tick or Treat on Main Street @ Main street, Sykesville MD

Trick of Treat on Main Street!

We have the best community of Merchants in the Coolest Small Town in America.
They partnered up with the Sykesville Police, Town of Sykesville and Downtown Sykesville Connection to make sure everyone is safe, sound and has a sweet time in Sykesville!

Join us for an evening of family fun!

Oct
27
Sun
Sykesville Farmers Market @ Downtown Sykesville
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sykesville Farmers Market @ Downtown Sykesville | Sykesville | Maryland | United States

The Sykesville Farmers Market runs every Sunday, 9:00am-1:00pm from May 19th to Oct 27th! You can find a variety of fruits and vegetables, herbs, honey, cakes, nuts, beef, pork, poultry, eggs, cheese, baked goods, dog treats, jewelry, pickles, wine, and more.

We have the Junior Market returning that is entirely operated by the kids! Every Sunday we will have a guest Non-Profit group joining us to connect with our community (Stay tuned as the guest non-profit will be announced on our Facebook page every week!).

The Little Sykes railway will be running from 9am-1pm.

Did we mention we have a moon bounce and kids games (hula hoops, chalk, and jump ropes…) always available for free at the market from 9am-1pm?!

Vendor Information 

2019 Vendor Application & Guidelines

Health Permit Application (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)
Health Permit Guidelines (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)
Ingredient Source (2 copies, with original “wet ink” signatures – no fax or email)

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service Hours — Scholarship — Do we have your ATTENTION?

Are you a teen looking to complete your service learning hours for school? The Sykesville Farmers Market is just the place for you! We are a weekly farmers market that runs on Sundays beginning May 19th through October 27th. Volunteers who dedicate 50 hours or more to the Sykesville Farmers Market and Downtown Sykesville Connection events are eligible for a scholarship!!! Click here to sign up! 

Second Annual Cider Stroll on Main Street @ Main Street Sykesville
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Annual Cider Stroll on Main Street @ Main Street Sykesville
The Merchants of Main Street are proud to host the
SECOND ANNUAL CIDER STROLL
Stroll Main Street and visit the shops to enjoy many different cider offerings from the Merchants.
Both “adult” and family-friendly versions will be available.
$7.00 each or 3 for $20.00
Participation wristbands will be available for pre-sale cash purchase at the Welcome Tent at the Farmers’ Market every Sunday in October, the First Friday Welcome Tent on October 4, and at select businesses on Main Street.
Pre-sale purchases are available until supplies last (bring your receipt to redeem your mug).
Commemorative mugs are included with the sale of the first 500 wristbands.

*Non-refundable, event is rain or shine.

*Information provided to the Downtown Sykesville Connection will not be used for any purpose other than the distribution and/or confirmation of receipt of tickets.

*The Downtown Sykesville Connection is not responsible for any situations that arise due to the Paypal transaction system.

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