Anyone wishing to become a vendor must submit a completed application via and be selected through a committee approval process.

PLEASE NOTE:  Booths with items for sale are reserved for vendors with locally grown or produced products and are not available for services, political, faith-based, franchises, third party or hostess companies, or not-for-profit organizations. The only exception to this is not-for-profit organizations who grow produce may be admitted with committee approval.

**The Prepared Food Category for the 2017 season of the market is full.  Please try again in 2018. :) **

To complete an application:

  1. Create a Profile on (free website, can be used to register for other markets throughout the U.S.)
  2. Fill out the application for the Rockford City Market in Rockford, IL and submit
  3. Upload photos of your product to or email them to
  4. Upload photos of your product and booth set-up to or email them to

To ensure a wide variety of goods to the market, the number of vendors in each product category will be limited. Vendors returning from 2016 must fill out a new application and include photos of any new products that were not sold at the Rockford City Market in 2016.