Preparing for the Market

Everything you need to know to prepare for your trip to the Market.
Click HERE for COVID-19 Health & Safety Policies!

WHAT TO BRING

Consider bringing the following few items to the Omaha Farmers Market in order to make your trip to the Market SAFE and EASY!

  • Mask
  • Gloves
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Cash (smaller bills suggested)
  • Credit or debit card
  • Containers to carry heavy objects, such as plants
  • Wagon or cart

COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY POLICIES

  • The first hour of the market is designated to seniors, people with underlying health conditions, and expectant mothers
  • Do not handle any products/food before purchase
    • Thoroughly wash produce before consumption
  • Pre-purchase items from vendors (if/when possible)
  • Customers are encouraged to wear protective masks while shopping
  • Keep a respectful distance from others at the market – recommended 6 ft. apart
    • Do not congregate to socialize at the market
  • Wait in vendor lines at designated areas, 6ft away
  • No sampling products
  • Customers are encouraged not to use reusable bags at the markets
  • The Market highly encourages that customers only send one person per family
  • The Market will restrict unaccompanied minors under 18 years old
  • All pets are banned at the market until further notice
  • The Market will relax the “no sales before opening bell” rule so lines don’t form
  • All customers should avoid touching their face
  • All customers must stay home if they are sick
  • BE PATIENT, KIND, AND RESPECTFUL TO ONE ANOTHER!

FEATURED ITEMS AT THE MARKET

The Market will ONLY feature produce, herbs, vegetable starter plants, meat, dairy and eggs, bread, and a variety of artisanal prepared foods that are pre-packaged including but not limited to honey, salsa, and jams (no crafts or prepared onsite foods that are NOT pre-packaged will be available).

ADDITIONAL WAYS TO PURCHASE FROM MARKET SEASON VENDORS

In an effort to support all season vendors (including the vendors that are not eligible to participate this year due to COVID-19), customers can download a list of additional ways to purchase from each season vendor. DOWNLOAD HERE!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES – CLICK HERE!