Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Frankton Town Market?
We are a farmers' market in Frankton, IN started by Frankton Heritage Days, Inc. (a local not-for-profit who's purpose is to promote and improve our local festival and encourage community service). We aim to offer fresh produce to our Community Food Pantry, offer learning opportunities, and improve foot-traffic into Frankton's business distrect.
Where is Frankton Town Market?
We are located in the Frankton Community Library parking lot in Frankton, IN during market hours.
What are the 2020 Frankton Town Market dates?
Our Frankton Town Market's Regular Season will include all of our Summer & Fall Market dates. These market will be hosted on Sunday afternoons from 2-5pm. Summer Market dates start Sunday, May 31st and end Sunday, September 13th. Our Fall Market dates start Sunday, October 4th and end Sunday, October 25th.
This year we will also be hosting the FIRST EVER Frankton Town Market during the Frankton Heritage Days Festival. This date is Sunday, September 20, 2020 (11am-5pm).
Where can I learn about the proposed Frankton Community Garden?
**Check the following Facebook Pages for more info:
Frankton Community Action Committee
Frankton Town Market
**We have started a public Facebook Group called Frankton Town Garden as well.
Meeting info will be posted in one or all of these locations.
Is the Frankton Town Market handicap accessible?
Where do I find information about becoming a vendor?
Our 2020 Vendor Application link can be found in several places:
1. HOME page.
-Scrolling down to the Vendors section then click "Apply to Become a Vendor" link.
2. VENDORS page:
-Scroll down until you see "Apply to Become a Vendor" then click the link.
3. CONTACT page:
-Scroll down until you see the Information section. Find and click "Vendor Application" link.
Be sure to read the Vendor Guidelines before you apply. When you're accepted to our Vendor Team be sure to join our Vendors and Sponsors Facebook Group. Link can be found on our VENDORS page.
What are the 2020 vendor commitment levels and vendor fees?
Regular Market Season (2020 Summer & Fall Market dates)
Full-Season Vendor ($100):
-20 dates x $5 each = $100 (not including FHD date)
Half-Season Vendor ($70):
-10 dates x $7 each = $70 (not including FHD date)
Daily Vendor ($10 per date):
-1 date x $10 each = $10 per committed date
-Any less than 10 committed dates would be a Daily Vendor
-May commit to a single date at a time
FTMarket during Frankton Heritage Days Festival
(Sunday, September 20, 2020)
One-Time Vendor ($30):
-If you have never been a vendor w FTMarket before and only wish to participate in our FTMarket during the FHD Festival then your rate will be $30 for Sept 20th 10am-5pm ONLY.
FTMarket 2020 Summer & Fall Daily Vendor ($24):
-If you are a FTMarket Daily vendor and you have honored your committed dates, at least two (2), during the 2020 Summer Market season and have never entered into an “Evaluation Period” then your FTMarket rate during the FHD Festival will be discounted 20%.
FTMarket 2020 Summer & Fall Half-Season Vendor ($15):
-If you are a FTMarket Half-Season Vendor, you have honored your committed dates during the 2020 Summer Market season and have never entered into an “Evaluation Period” then your FTMarket rate during the FHD Festival will be discounted 50%.
FTMarket 2020 Summer & Fall Full-Season Vendor (FREE):
-If you are a FTMarket Full-Season Vendor, you have honored your committed dates during the 2020 Summer Market season and have never entered into an “Evaluation Period” then your FTMarket rate during the FHD Festival will be discounted 100%.