If you are interested in joining our Backyard Market family of vendors, the first step is to review our guidelines for each type of vendor we accept, listed below. If you believe you fit our guidelines, then please fill out an online application.
We use a website called Manage My Market for our vendor applications. When you first apply, you will need to set up a vendor profile in the system and then apply to our market. There is a $20 application fee that you will be billed automatically when you submit your application. We review applications once the fee has been paid. We do not accept paper applications, you must apply online.
Vendor Booth Fee Information is as follows:
Application Fee: $20
Daily Rate: $12
Full Season: $200 (discounted if prior to May 1st)
Tent Rental (if available): $10
And, therefore, does not allow vendors who are:
• Proof of completion of a Cottage Food Law approved food safety course.
We are a member of the Colorado Farmers Market Association (CFMA). There are resources available on their site for vendors.
As well as the El Paso CSU Extension website
It is the responsibility of the vendor to obtain all legal documentation needed to sell goods at market. The
information provided is for convenience and may not be all inclusive, and the Backyard Market is not responsible for inaccurate licensing, taxation, insurance coverage or other required documentation.