Join the Riverwalk Market Fair Team!

Paid Position: Crew members to set up & tear down tents

Great pay! Short hours. No experience necessary.
Join the team that makes our Saturday markets possible (June through October).
Crew members lift up to 70 lbs., are dependable, and enjoy working on a two-person team. Select the schedule that works for you. We are filling slots now!
Interested? or know someone who might be?
Please contact: Manager@riverwalkmarketfair.org

Be a volunteer at our welcome booth

RMF info booth MRG.2
We are looking for volunteers for our Information Booth. No experience necessary. The position includes greeting visitors and selling posters and bags. Hours: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Pick one Saturday or several, between June 7 and October 17 (except DJJD weekend). Interested? Please contact:
Gerie (RMF Board Member & fused glass artist) at gerie@riverwalkmarketfair.org.
(Photo by Maryrose Gondeck)

Vendor applications available now!

Apply early to get your preferred dates!

Space is limited to 30 vendors per Saturday.
Artists, farmers, and food artisans who reside within a 50 mile radius of Northfield are given priority. To find all the information you need to participate, click on the “Be a Vendor” tab at the top of this page.

We support vendors just starting out.
Our mission is to help entrepreneurs grow their business. To make it easier for entrepreneurs who have never been a vendor at Riverwalk Market Fair (or anywhere else,) we are happy to waive the usual vendor application fee ($20) for the first year.

Vendor product categories.
Art (all media), fine craft (wood, leather, glass, jewelry, etc), fiber (all media), artisan foods (breads, pastries, cheeses, food trucks, etc.) farm-to-table products (vegetables, herbs, fruits, eggs, meats, etc.) If your product isn’t listed, and you think it may qualify, please contact us: info@riverwalkmarketfair.org.

Please note: RMF requires all products to be produced by the vendors. We do not accept any imported or mass-manufactured products

2014 vendor sales totaled $151,275
A 6% increase over 2013 sales

2014 by the numbers

  • Total number of juried vendors: 57
    Art fair vendors: 32
    Farmers and food artisan vendors: 17
    Youth vendors: 8
  • Total number of RMF Saturdays: 20
    Average # vendors/week: 23
    (Ranging from 17-30 vendors per week)
  • Average weekly sales/booth: $334
    Artist Avg weekly sales/booth: $208
    Farm/food Avg weekly sales/booth: $554
  • Median weekly sales/booth: $250
    Artist median weekly sales/booth: $170
    Farm/food median weekly sales/booth: $325

See you at opening day June 6!

tractor driving away 2013

 

Riverwalk Market Fair will again be open 19 Saturdays from June 6 through October 17, 9 AM to 1 PM, rain or shine.
(Except Defeat of Jesse James Saturday, September 12)

 

 

 

Riverwalk.Market.Fair.Logo copyRiverwalk Market Fair is a Saturday open-air market located on Bridge Square in historic downtown Northfield.This one-of-a-kind European-style market is open Saturdays from June through October. Each Saturday features a different combination of organic and sustainably grown produce from local farmers, artisan foods, seasonal flowers and a juried selection of the region’s top art and fine crafts including ceramics, art works, prints, photography, glasswork, textiles, wearable art, garden sculpture and hand-crafted jewelry. 2015 Riverwalk Market Fair season runs 20 Saturdays, June 6 to October 17 (every Saturday except September 12, The Defeat of Jesse James Days). Hours of operation are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Rain or shine. Check back each week for a list of vendors and entertainers.