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The 2022-23 Season

The market is open every Saturday 9am -12:30pm, December 3, 2022 through March 25, 2023. The BWFM is held at the Switchyard Pavilion (1601 S Rogers St), Bloomington, IN.

 

  • Applications are due August 22, 2022.

  • Application fee is $20; Applications returned without application fee will not be reviewed. 

  • Pay application fee HERE

  • Please mail your application fee to: BWFM, PO Box 503, Bloomington, IN 47402.

  • Paper/mailed applications are also acceptable postmarked by the August 22 deadline.

This season’s booth fees are as follows:

  • Full Season -December through March (17 markets): $425

  • Partial Season - December and January (9 markets) $234

  • Partial Season - February and March (8 markets) $208

  • Alternating Saturdays beginning December 3 (9 markets) $234

  • Alternating Saturdays beginning December 10 (8 markets) $208

  • Daily: $32

 

Food Trucks 

 

Food Truck vendors will be charged $45 per market. This is the fee that the BWFM is charged by the City of Bloomington per food truck per market. Please list in the application which dates you would like to vend.

 

We will have a mandatory vendor meeting on November 2, 2022, from 6 - 8 pm. The meeting will be held at the Switchyard Pavilion to review market logistics and policy, and select booth spaces. Accepted vendors who do not attend will not be able to select a booth space. Market Management will place them in an available space.

Applications 

There are four different applications:

  1. Farmers -  A Farmer is defined as one who grows produce, animal products, or other agricultural products in Indiana.

  2. Prepared Foods - A Prepared Food vendor is defined as one who prepares food from scratch using ingredients that he/she has not grown or raised.

  3. Exotic - An Exotic Food vendor is defined as one who raises, produces, or catches food outside of Indiana.

  4. Other - This category of vendor is defined as one who sells soap, crafts, pet food, or other items as appropriate to the mission of the market. 

If you feel you fit two vendor categories, please ask us, or fill out both.

 

Notes

Applications submitted without the application fee will NOT be reviewed until the fee is received. In addition, applications received after August 22nd will lose priority for space location and number of vending days, regardless of vendors’ previous involvement with the Bloomington Winter Farmers’ Market.
 

Please read the BWFM 2022-23 Vendor Policies 

We will notify you the week of September 12, 2022 with our decision regarding your application.