2018 Government Center Farmers' Market

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The mission of the Government Center Farmers' Market is to provide Carver County employees and members of the public food options that promote healthy eating and the overall wellbeing of individuals, families and the surrounding community. 

Hours of Operation

The Government Center Farmers' Market will take place Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. during the summer and into fall. Exact dates are to be determined by the Health & Wellness Program Manager, or designee. Vendor setup may begin as early as 8:00 a.m. Vendor takedown will begin at 1:00 p.m. The Farmers' Market parking lot area must be cleared by 2:00 p.m.

2018 Market DatesFarmers' Market Truck

June 20, 2018 through October 10, 2018 (no Market July 4)

Vendor Applications Now Being Accepted

All interested vendors are welcome to apply for participation in the Government Center Farmers' Market. Final determination of selected vendors will consider whether the products being sold are in line with the goals and objectives of the Carver County employee wellness program (see section on Items that May and May Not Be Sold below) and whether there remains vendor space available.

Vendor Application Packet

Vendor Application Checklist

All required forms, with the exception of Certificates of Insurance, are included in the Vendor Application Packet.

  • Completed and signed Application Form.
  • Any applicable licensing or documentation as outlined in the Application Form.
  • Signed Government Center Farmers' Market 2018 Vendor Agreement.
  • State Tax ID Form ST19.
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance.
    • It is requested that Carver County is added as Additional Insured in all coverage areas except Workers' Compensation and Professional Liability.
    • Listed as additional insured:
           Carver County
           Attention: Danielle Griesmer
           600 East Fourth Street
           Chaska, MN 55318
  • Independent Contractor Verification Form (if Vendor does not hold Workman's Comp coverage).

Please send completed application materials to Danielle Griesmer at:

Email: dgriesmer@co.carver.mn.us or

     Carver County Employee Relations
     Attention: Danielle Griesmer
     600 East Fourth Street
     Chaska, MN 55318

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