Perkasie Borough is now accepting applications from farmers and local food producers for the 2020 season of the award-winning Perkasie Farmers Market. There are a limited number of spots for hand made crafts. Applications are accepted at our Park & Recreation website: www.perkasierec.com
We prefer FULL season and HALF Season sign ups. Drop in spots are available pending approval by the Market Manager.
Full Season: $175. Discounted double space for full season vendors is $250.
Half Season: $125
LOCAL non-profits and civic groups should direct questions about our FREE community spot to 215-257-5065 or firstname.lastname@example.org
All vendors, non-profits and other exhibitors must supply a Certificate of Insurance, naming the Borough of Perkasie as the Certificate Holder, and evidencing general liability insurance coverage. Please email COI to Market Manager at email@example.com. Vending is conditional on licenses, permits, payment and insurance received and reviewed.
Vendors must supply own scales, bags, tables, shade structures, (CANOPY WEIGHTS are mandatory) and other items needed to display products and serve customers.
Returning FULL and HALF season vendors are given preference until January 31st, 2020. We are also interested in early applications from producers of foods that we do not already carry. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Applications from ALL vendors will be accepted after January 31st. Please be aware that space is limited and we may need to deny applications to ensure sufficient market variety.
When you apply, you will be “wait listed” until approved. Please follow the prompts to register for the wait list; you will be invoiced after we review and approve your application.
Important 2020 dates:
January 31st: returning FULL & HALF season vendors given preference until this date
Feb 8: we begin reviewing applications from ALL potential vendors
May TBD: Vendor meeting (Perkasie Borough Hall, 620 W. Chestnut St, Perkasie 18944)
May 23rd: Deadline for receipt of fees and insurance
June 6th: First market day.
We will continue to accept applications after the market opens for the season. Please call 215-257-5065 to ask if there is an opening for your type of business.
Questions? Please email the Market Manager at email@example.com
Our popular, award-winning market is held on Saturday mornings, from 9am – 12pm on S. 7th St., in the center of Perkasie. The 2020 season will open on June 6th and end on October 31st.
Local farmers and food producers bring locally grown and Certified Locally Grown produce, eggs, cheese, meat, mushrooms, honey, guacamole, coffee, cookies and cakes, preserves, olive oil, sweet treats, flowers, plants, and more, as well as skincare and home-made craft items.
The best way to find weekly happenings, vendor news and specials is to follow our Facebook page.
Special Event Calendar
Every week is a special event at the market, featuring a local musician and a visiting community organization providing crafts and activities for families. We add EXTRA special mornings during the season. Our calendar for 2020 will be posted here just as soon as we firm up the details.
Market Loyalty Card
Get your card punched at the Borough’s information table every time you visit the market. Six (6) punches enter you into a drawing for an AWESOME prize basket! The first drawing will be on August 1st, 2020. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN. Didn’t win the big prize? Don’t worry. The owner of every card in the drawing wins a participation prize. If you fill one card you can start another, but one card per family please.
Pick up your card at the market or at select Perkasie town center stores. Carry it in your wallet, or we’ll hold it for you at the Borough market table.
We were named as WINNER in the Farmers’ Market category of the Bucks Happening Magazine “Best in Bucks” contest in both 2016 AND 2017, and runner up in 2018 and 2019. Thank you to our community for voting and for your support of the market all season long.
We won a 2016 “Award for Excellence” from the PA Recreation and Parks Society, Inc. The Perkasie Farmers’ Market is seen as a key part of economic growth in Perkasie and helps position Parks and Recreation as an essential community service.
VENDORS: Vendor registration opens in January for the 2019 season. Please go to www.perkasierec.com for more information about fees and other requirements. Please direct questions to the Borough’s Event Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENTERTAINERS: We welcome applications from musicians to play at the market. We are able to pay a stipend. It is a great way to get exposure to a local crowd and you are welcome to promote your other gigs, collect tips, share information and sell your CDs or other merchandise. Please direct any questions or send a demo to the Borough’s Event Coordinator at email@example.com.
COMMUNITY GROUPS: We offer a FREE spot to local community or civic groups that would like to come out and share information. We ask that you provide a small craft or activity for kids or families as part of your participation. Call the Borough’s Events Coordinator at 215-257-5065 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the schedule.
VOLUNTEERS: We welcome volunteers at the market. Please contact the Borough’s Event Coordinator if you would like to spend a morning helping out at the market.
SPONSORS: We thank our sponsors, QNB Bank and Dunkin’ Donuts for their support of the 2019 market season.
We do welcome additional sponsorship from local businesses. Please call the Borough’s Events Coordinator at 215-257-5065 to discuss the opportunity to promote your business over our summer season.