Monday, March 30, 2015
POTSDAM FARMERS MARKET SEEKS VENDORS FOR UPCOMING SEASON
The Potsdam Farmers’ Market will begin its outdoor season starting on Saturday, May 9th in Ives Park and is currently accepting vendor applications.
The market is held every Saturday, 9am to 2pm until October 31st. There is also potential for Wednesday market, held at the same times. This will be decided by vendor vote at the pre-season meeting. The pre-season meeting is on Saturday, April 18th at 2pm in the 2nd floor community room at the Potsdam Civic Center. All interested are welcome to attend. Vendors can hand in their application, necessary paperwork and vendor fee at that time. The full season vendor fee is $ $60.00 if paid by May 1st, $70.00 if paid after May 1st, $120.00 for double stall and $15.00 for a single day set-up.
Farmers, meat-producers, value-added (wine, baked goods, jams, jellies, etc) and handmade crafters are welcome as vendors. On-site food sales are also welcome, with proper health department standards followed.
Anyone interested in becoming a vendor can access the necessary forms at www.thepotsdamfarmersmarket.org , under the “Become a Vendor” tab. Rules for the market are available there as well.
“The market is a great place to sell products and meet customers.” says Laura Popielski, Market Manager. “You’ll create relationships with people who want to support local which can expand your business!”