Goliad Chamber of Commerce

Birthplace of Texas Ranching

Market Days

 

 

Market Days is every month on the second Saturday!

      Goliad Market Days is an open air market which combines an arts and crafts fair, farmers market and community festival.  Market Days are held to relive Goliad's traditional role as a crossroads for commerce, beginning with the 1700s' Spanish-colonial trade from Mexico to Nacogdoches.  The tradition continued throughout the 19th century, as Goliad was included on the routes for oxcarts, freight wagons, and stagecoaches.

      Today, Goliad Market Days is one of the largest and most popular street markets in South Texas.  It is held on the second Saturday of each month, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and it features more than 170 booths and vendors.

 2014 Market Days

January 11, 2014   February 8, 2014  
March 8, 2014                         April 12, 2014  
May 10, 2014   June 14, 2014   
July 12, 2014    August 9, 2014     
September 13, 2014   October 11, 2014  
November 8, 2014   December 13, 2014   

Market Day Tips

Arrive early and stay all day! 

Please visit rain or shine, hot or cold.  The show must go on.

Always wear comfortable shoes.

Bring a back-pack or tote bag so your hands are free to touch, feel and shop.

Bring plenty of cash.  Most vendors prefer cash over checks and credit cards.

Don't forget to visit the food vendors.  The variety is amazing.

Want to be a vendor at Market Days?

  

  In order to have a successful event of this size there are certain rules every vendor must adhere to.  Please read carefully. 

           “RAIN OR SHINE” – We DO NOT cancel or reschedule Market Days

  * VENDORS PLEASE CALL 361/645-3563 TO BE SURE OF

BOOTH AVAILABILITY BEFORE SENDING PAYMENT IN *

 

2014 Vendor Application and Guideines

 

 Market Days spaces map

Courthouse Square spaces map

 Vacant Lot spaces map

Street spaces map


 

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