Market Report 7/20

River Market was rained out on Saturday, so only an update on Sunday’s Big Band Day today. Market Stats $97,877 reported vendor sales $566 average sales/vendor 8,427 estimated attendance $11.62 estimated spend per patron I think our attendance estimates are a bit off for Sunday, as is reflected by the higher spending per patron estimate […]

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Wednesday Market Report 7/16

One of the vendors asked if I would be posting the stats for Wednesday this week, and I realized that they have been slipping from the regular reports.  Sorry about that!  Here are the stats from this week: $4,652 total reported sales $133 average sales/vendor 693 estimated attendance $6.71 average spend/customer As expected, the farms […]

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River Market & Wednesday Market: CliffNotes

Here is a recap of the important items that have come out in posts over the last few weeks and friendly reminders… River Market Arts & crafts vendors – I want more of you to come spend your Saturdays with me! The tourist crowds love you! But be at roll call at 9 AM and be […]

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Market Report 7/12-13

Good morning! I wanted to get the Market Report published prior to heading downtown for WorkSpace meetings & Wednesday Market setup.  If you haven’t had a chance to visit WorkSpace, or the Wednesday Market for that matter, you are missing out. Weekend Stats Basically, things are going really well at all of the Markets — […]

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Permits and Taxes

With the exception of agricultural vendors, which are treated differently under the law, all vendors are required to have the following items: City of Chattanooga Business Permit Hamilton County Business Permit Tennessee State Sales Tax Permit Since we ask you this every morning during checkin, you are all aware that each of the three items […]

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Market Report 7/2-7/6

Wow – welcome to July!   Out of a bit of boredom, I am going to take a different look at the Market conditions & performance this week (but some of the recurring info is still included).  If there is something specific you would like to know more about, leave a comment — I try to […]

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Holiday Market Registration Now Open

Registration for Holiday Market is now available – visit for more details and to apply. Last year, our vendors sold over $300k of arts, crafts and holiday gifts during the series.  Many have already registered to return this season, and we anticipate that 2014 will be a sold-out venue.  With 65,000 sq ft of […]

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