Denton Community Market Applicants are required to read the 2019 Vendor Handbook found at: http://www.dentoncommunitymarket.com/vendor-resources/
All vendors must read the 2019 Vendor Handbook and sign all forms. By submitting this application you agree to the Denton Community Market rules, guidelines, and requirements stated in the 2019 Vendor Handbook.
Read all Rules & Requirements in the 2019 Vendor Handbook:The Denton Community Market is a producer-only market. A producer-only market is defined as a market in which all items sold/offered are grown/produced by the producer of the product.
The Denton Community Market is a local market. Only products created within a 100-mile radius of Denton are allowed for sale. *Limited exceptions granted on a case-by-case basis for agricultural products that are not available locally. See ‘Agricultural Producers & Farmers’ section of the handbook for more info.
Resell of items is not allowed.Distributor products like Scentsy, Origami Owl, It Works, etc. are not allowed.
The Market does not allow the sale of firearms, ammunition, fireworks, or other hazardous items (determined on a case by case basis).
Items with purchased elements must be “significantly transformed” from their original state to be eligible for sale at Market.
All vendors with taxable items must have a valid Texas Sales Tax ID number to participate in the Market. Texas Sales Tax information is found at: https://www.comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/sales/
COMMUNITY GROUPS & LOCAL BUSINESSES
The Denton Community Market accepts community groups, non-profits, and local businesses into the Market pending Application review. The Denton Community Market limits the number of local businesses and non-profit organizations at the Market.
Community groups and local businesses that want to participate in the Denton Community Market are required to submit a Local Business/Organization Vendor Application, a $25 Application Fee, and meet all Market guidelines. Applications are reviewed and acceptance is determined on a case-by-case basis by Market staff.
LOCAL BUSINESS PROMOTION WITH ACTIVITY
- No Attendance limit - 10x10 ft. booth space- Must join at the Member level ($125 Membership/ $15 Day Fee)- Business must provide a community activity at the Market during their attendance.--Examples include educational materials, kids craft activities, simple games, community art services that charge a direct fee (see below).- The Market reserves the right to limit the number of Local Business Promotion Booths at Market days.
NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY GROUPS
- Applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis by Market staff.- Membership Fee and Day Fees may be required after review by Market staff.--If the Non-profit or Community Group sells any products or items, then they will be required to pay at least the Daily Booth Fee ($15).- It is recommended an activity or service is provided by the organization/group.- Limits in this category may be placed upon review by Market staff.- Non-profits are not permitted to fundraise or solicit direct donations at Market.
Community groups and local businesses should provide their own awnings, tables, or chairs. They will be required to pay the rental fees if they request to use Market equipment (see Appendix in 2019 Vendor Handbook). Vendor Training is required for limited vendors. The Vendor Handbook is required reading in preparation of Market Days.
COMMUNITY ART SERVICES
Community art services (freelance artists that work for tips: face painting, caricatures, balloon art, etc.) are required to submit a Local Business/Organization Vendor Application, a $25 Application Fee, and meet all Market guidelines.
If you directly charge for your art services, then you may be subject to ‘Local Business Promotion with Activity’ guidelines (see above) and membership requirements.
Acceptance to the Market and requirement for Membership and Daily Booth Fees will be determined on a case-by-case basis by Market Staff.
Community art services should provide their own awnings, tables, or chairs. They will be required to pay the rental fees if they require Market equipment (see Appendix in 2019 Vendor Handbook).
Community Art Services such as balloon twisting, caricatures, or other services that do not require 10x10 ft. space may be exempt from the Table & Chair requirements pending Application review.
All Applicants are required to submit a $25 Application Fee.Pay Online: https://squareup.com/market/denton-community-market
If you are a producer-only, handmade item Business Vendor, then you need to submit the 2019 Vendor Member Application.
Email questions to: email@example.com