Join the Riverside Arts Market (RAM), every Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rain or shine. Produced by Riverside Avondale Preservation, RAM features artists, artisans, farmers, makers, musicians and many other community organizations.
There are several ways to join the market, make sure you are applying based off the type of organization or business you are! We accept artists, makers, farmers, nonprofits and small businesses. Arstists, Makers and Farmers apply through our Farmspread application and nonprofits and small businesses apply through our Merchant at the Market application! Details are all below.
Artists, Farmers, Makers
Please review the 2019 Standard Operating Procedures prior to submitting an application. After reviewing, scroll below for the application process. We are at capacity with jewelers, soap/body products, and hot food items. If you have these products please email photos and details to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to completing an application. We will not be accepting product made with a Cricut machine (or similar machines) unless the design is an original design.
Please note that it could take up to 30 days to review applications.
To begin the application process, click on "Marketspread" below or visit Marketspread.com. Create a profile and complete the application for Riverside Arts Market. Once the application is created, "apply to a season" to pick your dates. The application is location based, you may need to search for Riverside Arts Market.
Nonprofit or Business
Nonprofits and Businesses are both accepted to the market on a space-available basis! Please click the link to the right for all details and the application! For businesses, if you are interested in more than just the Merchant @ the Market program, please visit the sponsor section for more details.
Along the St. Johns River, on the River Stage, you can find musicians playing from 10:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. from March to December. If you are in a band or a soloist, and you’re interested in details on performing at RAM, please reach out to our Music Coordinator, Gary Becka of VIP Productions. Email him at email@example.com.
Relax and practice yoga along the St. Johns River and under the Fuller Warren Bridge at RAM's River Stage! We are always looking for Morning Yoga Instructors. Teachers must send proof of their 200 hours certification and their certificate of insurance liability (if we don't have it).
We’re looking for volunteers who love the arts and culture of Northeast Florida. Join us on Saturday for either full day shifts or half day shifts. Volunteers assist with set-up, water sales, SNAP transactions and break-down.
Become A Sponsor
Celebrating 10 years in 2018, Riverside Arts Market continually supports local and small businesses and celebrates our Northeast Florida community. With an estimated 3,500 locals and tourists visiting each Saturday, it’s an ideal opportunity to promote your business at one of Jacksonville’s signature events.