I’m Here For You!

Things are really ramping up and I’m beginning to feature vendors throughout our various outlets such as our website, Facebook (21k fans), print editorials, television, etc. FARMS/FOOD ARTISANS – please let me know (comment here) what types of fresh goodies you will have opening day! ARTISTS/CRAFTSMEN – please send me a good quality photo (even […]

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Important Opening Day Setup Change

We are making a significant change to our Opening Day setup procedure:  Setup will begin on Saturday, April 26 @ 3pm With hundreds of vendors, and 15-20,000 customers expected, we’ve decided that the best possible way to reduce the anxiety & chaos typically encountered on Opening Day is to start a day ahead.  Next season, […]

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River Market Report 4/14

The River Market enjoyed perfect weather this weekend, and I personally thought it looked terrific.  Lots of sun, happy faces and music filtering through the air — Spring in Chattanooga is a beautiful thing! Sales were quite respectable as well: $14,767 total vendor sales $352 avg sales/vendor As with all markets, some vendors fare better […]

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River Market Report 4/6

Apologies for the delays, but we’re busy getting ready for Opening Day — some of the administrative routines are still a bit rusty. So far this season, our River Market vendors have sold $33,491 in merchandise.  I think that’s pretty amazing, especially since one of the three weeks was basically a rainout.  I’m encouraged by […]

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River Market Reminders 4/12

Hey, everyone! It looks like we’ll be having great weather for 2 Saturdays in a row! That being said, this Saturday’s River Market is at full capacity again along with a wait list. If you know you will not be able to attend, please shoot me an email to let me know so we can […]

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BI-LO Seeking Local Suppliers

BI-LO is seeking local suppliers to provide products in the finished good, pre-packaged and general merchandise categories, including: Sauces, salsas and marinades Packaged mixes, spices and rubs Packaged frozen foods Bottled, canned or packaged beverages Cleaning products Health and beauty products GM (pots, pans, brooms, seasonal toys…etc) All products must have a UPC and be […]

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River Market Report 3/22

Contents1 RSVP2 Wednesday Market & Season Passes3 The Big Picture And so it begins! I was sorry to miss the Opening Day of the 2014 River Market, but enjoyed spending some time with my brother — we decided to explore a few islands in the Caribbean, and ran across a few local markets along the […]

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