How to apply to be a vendor:
FOOD VENDORS must apply for Alexandria Health Department permits. Contact the Alexandria Health Department at:
Environment Health Division
4480 King Street, Suite 360 Alexandria, VA 22302
For further information on Virginia's labeling requirements, click here.
To download the rules and regulations for the 2016 season, click here. There will be new rules for 2017. Please look at 2016, but expect a few changes.
Non-Profit Organizations and Musicians
Most non-profit organizations, entertainment, and musicians may set up for free. Advance notice, by Wednesday of the preceding week, is requested. Unless in dire need, please bring your own table, tent, and/or chairs as needed. A tent is not always necessary if you don't mind being out in the elements. Unfortunately there is no electricity available. Please contact the West End Farmers Market for details.
info @ westendfarmersmarket .org
Ben Brenman Park:
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The West End Farmers Market is at the south end of Ben Brenman Park.
There is one main aisle to the market. Each space is about 10 feet wide (about the size of a standard tent). Each vendor is responsible for bringing their own equipment (i.e. tents, tables, and chairs).
Did you know?
Ben Brenman Park was was named in honor of Colonel Ben Brenman, who contributed his time and talent as an Alexandria community activist for over 30 years. His involvement in scores of projects, including acquisition of the parkland, has enriched the quality of life for citizens of Alexandria!