River District Artisan Market - Hosted by Wild Roots Apothecary
In coordination with the Farmers Market at Pen Druid Brewing, we are offering a special opportunity to local artisans and craftspeople to join us along the beautiful sanctuary and tourist-loved haven of Sperryville.
Starting May 11, 2019, The River District Artisan Market hosted and coordinated by Wild Roots Apothecary in Sperryville, Virginia.
We are currently seeking Artisan Vendors on the second Saturdays per month and holiday dates. We are seeking hand-crafted, unique vendors to the producer-only, juried Artisan Market (i.e. soaps and salves, fiber artisans, artists, woodworkers, and more).
Applications will be accepted from March 1-April 7. Applicants will be approved and notified by April 11.
Please fill out the following application and terms of service and submit your application fee of $15 in order to be considered for the River District Artisan Market. Applications will not be reviewed until fee has been submitted and processed.The market will be 11-3pm on the following days:
- May 11 (Mother’s Day Weekend)
- May 25 (Memorial Day Weekend)
- June 8
- June 15 (Father’s Day Weekend)
- July 6 (4th of July Weekend)
- July 13
- August 10
- August 31 (Labor Day Weekend)
- September 14
- September 28 (Rappahannock County Farm Tour Weekend)
- October 12
** Please note, the River District Artisan Market will be juried in order to create a beautiful variety of genres available to our customers, we select only the best of each medium. We believe that only selecting 1-3 artists per genre will create better experience for the artists and visitors. We do not want to oversaturate the market for the benefit of the vendors, nor do we want to overwhelm the customer with an overabundance of products. We will do our best to accommodate requested dates.
Thank you for your consideration. We will be in touch very soon.
If you have questions please contact Molly@wildrootsapothecary.com
All Vendors must agree to terms of service listed below:
Application Fee: $15 (non refundable). Applications will not be reviewed until fee has been submitted and processed.
Market Fee: Vendors agree to pay $20 per market via check to Wild Roots Apothecary on the date of each market. Market fees are non-refundable and due even if you are absent from committed market date.
All Vendors must supply a Certificate of Insurance:
For inclusion in the River District Artisan Market, you must provide a copy of current personal and product liability insurance that shall remain in full force and effect at all times for the duration of the River District Artisan Market. Both your policy and certificate must include the following additionally insured language:
Wild Roots Apothecary, their related entities, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, representatives, officers, administrators, directors, shareholders and employees shall be and are additionally insured.
Wild Roots Apothecary, P.O. Box 27, 4 River Lane, Sperryville, Virginia 22740
Market is simply supplying the space, supplemental marketing and outreach. Wild Roots Apothecary does not guarantee any financial success of market nor visitor traffic. The success of the market will be a collaborative effort among all participatory parties. Wild Roots Apothecary reserves the right to terminate participation by any vendor for failure to comply with terms of service without a refund at any time without prior notice. We will do our best to accommodate requested dates.
All Vendors must collect and pay appropriate sales tax.
There will be no alcohol nor smoking allowed in market perimeters. Restrooms are not available. Parking for vendors will be supplied in designated areas. The market will be open to guests from 11am to 3pm and all vendors must be set up and available for sales by 10:45. Vendors must arrive no earlier than 9:30 am and packed up no later than 4pm on market days.
Weather is not guaranteed and market manager will make weather call with as much advance notice as possible using discretion to weather forecast. We have a “leave no waste” policy and appreciate the consideration to recycle when possible. You must supply your own tents (properly staked), tables and seating. Wild Roots Apothecary is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged goods.