Welcome to the Bricktown Vendor Resources page! Here, you will find important information and resources to help you prepare for and participate in our market. From application forms and guidelines to promotional materials and tips for success, we have compiled everything you need to know to make the most of your experience as a vendor at Bricktown Market. Whether you are a new or returning vendor, we hope this page will be a valuable resource for you!
Do you want to participate in our market?
Become a Vendor
We invite vendors from diverse backgrounds and communities to participate in the Bricktown Market. We strive to create an inclusive and equitable marketplace that represents the diverse community of Oakland. Join us and be a part of creating a memorable and enjoyable shopping experience for our customers.
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How do I apply to be a vendor?To become one of our vendors you can CLICK HERE to register for a profile on Marketspread. This is the software we use to manage our market and streamline communications, bookings, payments, and contracts all in one convenient place! Next you will need to apply for the specific market you want to participate in. You can GO TO OUR PROFILE to see which markets we have coming up!
What do I need to bring with me when I come to the market?Agency will not provide anything other than a basic power needs and a 8 x10 plot of space. Any other requests for more significant power needs, please contact us directly at email@example.com.
What size space am I given for my booth?You are given an 8 x 10 foot space. All our spaces are currently the same size.
What do I do when I arrive at the market and need to unload my car?When you arrive at Agency Oakland (click the link for Google Maps location), you will check-in at the front gate. Please arrive on time for your scheduled load-in! **Please make sure your vendor fee is paid before you arrive. Then you will pull forward in front of the ramp/doors, park and unload your car of belongings and place them in your pre-determined space for your booth. **Please unload your car and immediately return to your car and park so that other vendors can also unload. Vendors are allowed up to two people to help them through the day, please note your booth is meant to sell one business’s products! You will then return to your car to move it and park on Livingston St. directly under unpacking. Check our PARKING MAP for more information.
How much does it cost to rent one space in the market?The price of a space in the market will vary depending on the number of days you book. The rage will depend on the theme of the market and the type of space you receive. For one day the range is $75 - 150. For two days: $125 - 250
How do I as a vendor promote the market?You promote the market by announcing your participation on social media, websites, and through your business newsletters.
How does Agency Oakland promote the event?We use Instagram and Facebook ads as well as posting on our own social media to promote the event and our vendors. We also print flyers and posters to spread throughout the bay area! We also have various new channels that help give our market more exposure.
Does Agency Oakland collaborate with other organizations to create co-hosted markets?YES! Agency Oakland does indeed collaborate with others to co-host specialty markets that bring together multiple communities. Please reach out to if you’re interested in co-hosting at firstname.lastname@example.org Current Partners include: Good Mother Gallery @goodmothergallery Sheesh Records @sheeshrecs Gold Beams @gold.beams Self Care and Sip @selfcareandsipmarket Hella Plants @hellaplantsmarket
How much does it cost to attend the market?Most of our markets are free to the public though we strongly encourage donations to help support and grow our market. The donations will include entry into a raffle when you donate $10-20.
Where do I park when I come?Please park on Livingston St. or that surrounding area. We ask guests not to park in the building parking lot directly in front of Agency Oakland because we have neighbors that need to use those spaces. Check our PARKING MAP for more information.
Will there be food and drinks?Yes, we will always have vendors to provide food and beverages of a wide variety.
What kind of goods are sold at the market?Our vendors have a wide variety of products that we will curate to a range of different themes that we will create throughout the year! Anything from clothing to spices, self-care products, teas, soaps, jewelry, and much more! Stay tuned on our social media accounts to follow what products are going to be featured vendors.
Do you have any questions?
If you have any market-related questions or feedback?Please, fill out this quick form and we will get back to you as soon as possible!