Farmers Markets

Farmers markets are a great way to support local farmers, provide fresh and healthy foods to families, and bring communities together. Vendors who would like to sell unpackaged, prepared foods on-site will need to obtain a temporary event food service permit. 

Information and Guidelines for Farmers Markets

Guidelines for farmers market vendor and coordinators

Not sure whether you need a food permit? See the permit exemption list here, per WAC 246-215-08305. 

Application for Exemption

Application for Temporary Event Food Permit


Currently, there are unique guidelines to operate a farmers market safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. Get the latest information on COVID-19 Guidelines for Farmers Markets.