Skip to Main Content

View All Press Releases

Thursdays Downtown vendor applications close March 31

Release Date: March 24, 2023

Media Contact: Katie Adelman
Rochester Downtown Alliance
Office: 507-216-9886



Thursdays Downtown vendor applications close March 31

ROCHESTER, Minn.—Interested restaurant, artisan, farmers market, or beverage vendors have until 11:59 p.m. March 31 to apply for the 2023 Thursdays Downtown vendor market.

“As we are looking to diversify the products at the Thursdays Downtown market, we encourage artisan exhibitors who have never applied or have yet done so to apply quickly,” said Kathleen Harrington, Rochester Downtown Alliance interim executive director. “Thursdays Downtown is fun for everyone and a great opportunity to market handmade products.”

More details about being a Thursdays Downtown vendor and how to apply for the market can be found here.

Questions about Thursdays Downtown or the application process can be directed to

Thursdays Downtown features artisan, food, and beverage exhibitor booths in Peace Plaza and on 1st Avenue Southwest and live entertainment on two stages throughout the day.

About the Rochester Downtown Alliance
The Rochester Downtown Alliance is a nonprofit corporation comprised of a broad range of people representing property owners, business leaders, the city and others with a direct stake in enhanced business and economic development conditions in the downtown district. We work together to build a vibrant downtown community. We believe a strong core positively impacts the greater city of Rochester. Through a series of special events, activities, and initiatives, we create energy, excitement, and a unique character to Downtown Rochester, Minnesota.