Montrose Farmers Market Accepting Vendor Applications

Mar 22nd @ 10:16 am in News by Scott Staley

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The Montrose Farmers’ Market is ACCEPTING VENDOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2013.

Farmers, local food producers, musicians, non-profits, art & craft vendors encouraged to apply.

Montrose (March 21, 2013) – The 35th annual Montrose Farmers’ Market is currently seeking applications from vendors for the upcoming season. Applications will be accepted thru May 15 for farmers, bakers, art and craft producers, non-profits and musicians.

The 2013 Montrose Farmers Market will be open every Saturday at 8:30 am to 1:00 pm starting on May 11 thru October 26th, at the Uncompahgre Events Plaza in Downtown, Montrose. The Montrose Farmers’ Market offers a unique variety of farmers, growers, bakeries, prepared food wine, cheeses and local artisans. The Summer Season membership fee is $85.00, plus $15.00 for each booth space. A vendor meeting is scheduled for Saturday, April 27th at 9:00 am at the Uncompahgre Events Plaza- 433 South 1st, in Montrose, Colorado.

Each year, new western slope vendors are added to strengthen existing product offerings and to provide exciting opportunities for the community to support local growers, food producers, and artisans.

Market applications are being accepted now, details below
• Applications will be accepted through May
• Vendors must be a resident of  The Western Slope of Colorado
• A limited number of Craft Vendors will be excepted
• No more than four non-profit organizations will be invited to participate each week

• Sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses looking to reach a local market

Additional information, as well as the applications, can be found at www.montrosefarmersmarket.com.

About the Montrose Farmers Market:

In addition to organizing markets on Wednesday and Saturdays during the summer, the Montrose Farmers Market has recently added an on-line ordering system to the Market. All approved vendors of the Market have the opportunity to participate. A Celebration of Mothers, National Pizza Party Day, Father’s Day, National Pollination Week, A Fruit Festival, Garlic Festival and a 35th Market Birthday Celebration will be added to the Market activities this year along with a new Kids Corner that will provide hands on activities for children about growing food, eating healthy and being active.

Abbie Brewer, Montrose Farmers Market Manager

970-417-6313 Direct Line

Order online- www.montrosefarmersmarket.com