Local farmers, producers and crafters invited to first holiday artisan market
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (October 20, 2015) - The Washington County Office of Agricultural Business Development in partnership with Premium Outlets of Hagerstown, Washington County Chamber of Commerce and Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau is seeking vendors to participate in the first WashCo Artisan and Farmers Market at Premium Outlets -- an exciting holiday artisan market for local farmers, producers and crafters.
Located in the former LL Bean store front at Premium Outlets in Hagerstown, Maryland, the market will open each Saturday and Sunday, November 21 - December 20, just in time for holiday shopping. Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 12 to 6 p.m.
An application is required to join this Artisan Market. Vendors must secure their own insurance and payment of $100 per weekend is due on the Wednesday prior to the opening of the Market. Vendors interested in securing a stall for all five weekends will be given secured space to store product on site.
About the Washington County Department of Business Development, Agricultural Business Development
Washington County Department of Business Development, Agricultural Business Development is a County agency providing assistance to new and expanding businesses throughout Hagerstown and Washington County, Maryland. The DBD, Agricultural Business Development is responsible for developing, marketing, and managing economic development strategies and implementing marketing programs to attract, retain, preserve and grow agricultural enterprises and related industries. The DBD interacts with a vast network of public, private and nonprofit organizations to address the agricultural and business needs of the community, as well as attract new companies to the county. Visit www.hagerstownedc.org/agricultural-marketing for more information.