Apply to be a Food Vendor at the Farmers Market

Prepared and pre-packaged food vendors are selected via a City of Santa Monica bid process.  The most recent Request for Proposals (RFP) closed October 20, 2022.  Applications are not accepted outside of the RFP process.

Vendors interested in applying in the future may sign up for a ProcureNow account to be notified when a future RFP opens.

Food Vendor participation rates are 12% of gross daily market sales + $2 per market attended for state legislative fee.

Continue the Process:
  1. Register as a vendor via the ProcureNow website

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    Prospective vendors may register at any time via the ProcureNow website.  Click here to register with ProcureNow.

    Detailed instructions and additional information on the bid process can be found on the City of Santa Monica Finance webpage.  Click here to visit City of Santa Monica Finance.

  2. Subscribe via ProcureNow to be notified when City of Santa Monica bids are open.

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  3. When the bid is open, fill out the application and include any required documents.

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    The bid will include details about any requirements and mandatory documents.  

    Submit any questions through the ProcureNow site.


  4. Once the bid has closed, you will be contacted if you are selected.

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