By Lisa Darrow for Island Eye News
Photos by Ralph Secoy
The Town of Sullivan’s Island is now accepting vendor applications for its inaugural farmers’ market slated to begin Thursday, April 7, 2016. The market will be located on the grounds of 1921 I’On Avenue, in front of Battery Gadsden and Edgar Allan Poe Library. It will be held on Thursdays from 2:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. for 13 weeks, from April 7 to June 30.
The Town seeks to offer a diverse market opportunity for its patrons. The market will include a balance of vendors including farmers, nursery growers, artisans, prepared food vendors/ food trucks, craftsmen/artisans, non-profit or educational services, business or corporation information and a junior vendor.
The cost to rent a one-day space:
• $10/space – Farmer, nursery grower, junior vendor, artisan, craftsman
• $25/space – Prepared/specialty food vendor
• $50/space – Corporate/business
• No fee – Non-profit/educational services
All vendors must provide proper licenses and permits, including a Sullivan’s Island business license. For more information or to complete an application, visit the Town’s website. You may also contact Lisa Darrow at 843.883.5744 or firstname.lastname@example.org.