Community Market

The goal of the Mercadito Comunitario incubator project is to stimulate entrepreneurs in the successful creation of new or emerging business by providing low-cost market space.

Become a Vendor

The Mercadito Comunitario applications are now open for vendors and booth space is available upon review; preference will be given to residents of the City of San Diego and enrollment into the CDBG Access Microenterprise Program.  For more information on eligibility, contact us.

Booth Information

  • Booth space will be 10′ x 10′

  • Vendors will be responsible to provide their own canopy, table, and chairs

  • Fees will be paid monthly 

 

Food Vendors (Hot, Cold, Packaged)

  • Must show proof of the following documents:

    • Business Tax Certificate

    • California Sellers License from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (Seller’s permit) – If applicable

    • Temporary Food Facility permit (TFF) or Cottage Food Certificate (CFC) from the SD County Department of Environmental Health at www.sdcounty.ca.gov/deh/food/tempevents.html

    • Food Handler Card for each employee or on site Certified Card Safety Manager

    • Access to a certified commercial kitchen for food preparation OR purchase prepared food

    • Comprehensive Liability Vendor Insurance

 

Merchandise Vendors (Arts, Crafts, Products)

  • Must show proof of the following documents:

    • Business Tax Certificate

    • California Sellers License from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (Seller’s permit)

    • Comprehensive Liability Vendor Insurance​

Promotional Vendors (Services, Marketing, Informational)

  • Must show proof of the following documents:

    • Business Tax Certificate

 

When and Where

Every Sunday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Access, Inc. Parking Lot

2612 Daniel Avenue

San Diego, CA 92111

Fees

The purpose of the Community Market is to increase the retention and growth of small businesses in the City of San Diego through providing a space for the vendors to sell products or promote their services. The fee is $5.00 each time you participate in the Community Market, the cost is subject to change.  All fees go toward promotion and marketing for the Mercadito Comunitario incubator space project.

Sponsorship

If your business or organization is interested in sponsoring the Mercadito Comunitario incubator space project, contact us.

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