Joining Our Farmers' Market Family
If you are interested in becoming a vendor at any of our markets, you are REQUIRED to complete the
Vendor Application by clicking the above link.
***Please be advised that we are accepting applications for cannabis/hemp related products and jewelry,
however, we have a waiting list for these products***
Rules for Application
1. You are applying as a certified producer, prepared or packaged food vendor or crafter/artisan
2. You have obtained all applicable licenses and permits
For certified producers visit the Department of Agriculture, Weights and Measures at
http://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/awm/farmers_markets/CPC.html for additional information.
For prepared and/or packaged food vendors, visit the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) website at
http://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/deh/fhd/food/tempevents.html for additional information.
ALL VENDORS must obtain a business permit for the City in which the market is located
(e.g. if you are applying for the Otay Ranch CFM located in Chula Vista you must apply at the City of Chula Vista, and if you are applying in Ocean Beach or at the Gaslamp Artisan Market, you must apply at the City of San Diego)
All PREPARED FOOD vendors must have insurance and provide a copy of Evidence of Insurance with their application
ALL PACKAGED FOOD VENDORS AND MERCHANDISE VENDORS must have a California Seller's Permit which you obtain from the State of California
3. Your submittal of the Vendor Application indicates your acknowledgement that all the information you provided is true and correct
and that the selection and placement of vendors is at the discretion of market ownership/management.
PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR AN EVENT UNTIL YOU HAVE RECEIVED AN EMAIL FROM US INVITING YOU TO PARTICIPATE.
FOLLOWING THE RULES WILL BE TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION WHEN WE ARE REVIEWING APPLICATIONS AND SELECTING VENDORS.
For Ocean Beach Musicians Only
Contact: Michael Head, Music Manager
Once your application is submitted, you may bring samples of your wares to any of our markets.
To meet with David, please call 619-279-0032 when you have arrived at one of the market locations as listed on the Locations Page.
Please understand that we receive many calls and emails every day and unfortunately, cannot respond to everyone.
We will contact you if we find a market that will be a good match for you and your products.
WEEKLY MARKET FEES
(Updated July 2, 2021)
Gaslamp Artisan Market
All Vendors $150 per market date
Otay Ranch CFM
Certified Producer 7% of gross sales
Crafters $50 ($48 market fee plus $2 State fee)
Prepared Foods $50 ($48 market fee plus $2 State fee) or 10% of gross sales, whichever is greater
Ocean Beach CFM
Certified Producer $25 or 7% of gross sales (whichever is greater) plus $2 state fee
Prepared Foods $70 or 10% of gross sales (whichever is greater) plus $2 state fee
Crafters $60 or 10% of gross sales (whichever is greater) plus $2 state fee
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our Community Market Family!