Be a vendor and join the family!
Please note the following vendor categories:
Farmer: those that grow/raise food or flowers and harvest it
Grocery: Value added food meant to be prepared and consumed at home, such as coffee beans, baked items such as packages of cookies or loaves of bread, bottled wine, pet treats, and also including individual cold/hot drinks
Prepared food: Food meant to be consumed on site - hot food, individually-sold pastry items
Food trucks: Prepared food sold from a truck or trailer that takes up at least two 10x10' spaces
Here's what you get:
Apply by March 1 to be listed as a full-season vendor on our printed marketing materials. The list of full-season vendors will be approved no later than March 15.
Consider becoming a full-season vendor with us! In addition to creating a stronger market and a stronger business for you (as customers get to know and depend on you throughout the season), here are the benefits to being a seasonal vendor at CCFM:
A discounted weekly rate
Your business name on our fliers (4,000 distributed last season)
Your business name on our website
Access to 1/2 price sponsorship packages (get your logo on our weekly emails, tote bag, market sign, and more!)
Priority booth space in the parking lot each week
Even if you can't be a full-season vendor, here are the benefits that ALL vendors at CCFM receive:
One in-depth vendor profile on our website each season (schedule your market manager visit today!)
Weekly customer counts and other market analyses throughout the season
The ability to feature items in our weekly emails and social media posts (social media features include a tag to your FB or IG)
CCFM marketing efforts, which include 2 print sources, 6+ online farmers market hubs, printed fliers, weekly emails, social media, blogs, at-market raffles and events, and more
Access to loyal customers willing to pay more for high quality, local food (see our 2023 Customer Survey results - email me if you'd like to see more)
A producer-only market whose mission is to Promote the Development of a Local Sustainable Food System. We exist to help your business be strong, and to provide local people with weekly groceries.
Vendors need to submit a signed and completed application to CoffeeCreekFarmersMarket@gmail.com.
Payment should be sent to:
Native Roots Farm, 501c3
RE: Coffee Creek Farmers Market
15103 South 900 West
Wanatah, IN 46390
(Make Checks Payable to Coffee Creek Farmers Market)
All applicants welcome. We are specifically seeking additional farm producers, and specialty food producers.
Vendor Wishlist: Edibles including, but not limited to: baked goods (especially vegan or GF), coffee/cool drinks, desserts, preserved products, dairy producers, and snackables. (i.e. popcorn, pretzels, etc)
Farmers, Specialty Food Producers and Food Trucks should fill out our MARKET APPLICATION.
Our artisan and craft days are on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Non-food vendors should fill out an artisan/craft vendor application.
Please read over our Market Rules so you are acquainted with them, as they are enforced.
Questions, call Kat Peters (Market Manager) at 605.254.4080.