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Fond du Lac, WI – In 2016, the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership will again host two weekly farmers markets. Potential vendors are invited to attend a Vendor Application Night on February 16 in the McLane Room at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Vendors may walk in anytime between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to complete an application, ask questions, and receive general information about vending in the summer of 2016. At the height of the season, the Saturday market brings over 3,000 shoppers weekly and the Wednesday market averages 250-350 shoppers.
The Saturday market will start May 14 and run from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday through October 29 on Main Street. The Wednesday market begins June 1, and will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. through October 26 on Main Street Plaza at the intersection of Main and Sheboygan Streets.
Detailed vendor information is available at www.downtownfdl.com. An online version of the vendor application will go live on February 17. Interested vendors can also call Dusty Krikau at (920) 322-2006 with further questions or to request a mailed copy of the application information. Applications are due March 21.
The Farmers Market is a program of the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership. The Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership is the administrative arm of the Business Improvement District, which is comprised of 284 businesses, 76% of which are locally owned. The mission of the partnership is to establish a diverse, prosperous and healthy district that is the social, commercial and cultural heart of our community. For information call (920) 322-2006 or visit www.downtownfdl.com.