Thank you for applying to the Winooski Farmers Market. Please answer ALL applicable questions as completely as possible.
Applicants: $10 non-refundable application fee + signed application (pay fee here)
Fees/Dates for Accepted Vendors:
Season Vendors: One-half of vendor fee due April 15th. Balance of Vendor Fee due June 3rd
Day Vendors: Day fee paid prior to set-up.
- EBT – The Winooski Farmers Market runs a wireless EBT card station that allows SNAP recipients to
use their benefits through a $1 token system. Each vendor is responsible for understanding and
following the SNAP guidelines for accepting these tokens.
- Debit –The wireless machine allows customers to use Debit cards at the market
through a $5 token system.
- NOFA Harvest Health Coupons: A $2 discount coupon administered over the course of the summer season. Vendors are reimbursed 100% for all coupons redeemed. Coupons are distributed (while supplies last) to EBT customers. For every $2 of tokens purchased we can double $2. We can double up to $10 in EBT, meaning $10 EBT and $10 HH for a total of $20.
- The Winooski Farmers Market requests weekly gross sales data from vendors. Data helps with planning and is required for some grant allocation.
New/ Day Vendors
When we have space to accept new vendors and day vendors, we first add vendors who will help us maintain our desired vendor ratio of 60% agricultural, 20% prepared foods, and 20% crafts. Please refer to page 5 of this application for further details on various day vending opportunities.