When is a permit required for a Neighborhood Market?

  • A permit is required to host a Neighborhood Market in the City of Dallas.  Operating an outdoor public market on private or public property is prohibited by Dallas City Code without a Neighborhood Market permit.

  • At least 30% of the vendors participating in a neighborhood market must sell produce or other food items. Otherwise a Special Event Permit may be required for your activity.

  • Neighborhood Market permits are valid for one year from the date of issuance.

Permit Procedure

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When should I apply?

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Additional Information & Resources

Permitted Neighborhood Markets

Dallas Farmers Market (The Shed)Weekends,  June 1, 2021    May 31, 2022
1010 S Pearl St., 75201Fri., 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Sat., 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
http://www.dallasfarmersmarket.orgEst. Attendance: 2,000
Council District 2 Contact: (214) 664-9110, info@dallasfarmersmarket.org


Cornerstone Community Market Days
​Saturdays, July 31, 2021 - July 16, 2022
​2839 S. Ervay Street, 75215
​10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
http://www.cornerstonedallas.org 
​Est, Attendance: 200
Council District 7
​Contact: (214) 426-5468, csimmons@cornerstonedallas.org 

The Underground Market
​Sundays, January 16  - Dec. 3, 2022
​5700 Oram, 75206
​11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
dallas.culturemap.com/underground-market
​Est, Attendance: 150
Council District 14
​Contact: (214) 289-1165, victoriapridavka@gmail.com

The Sound Community Market
Thursdays, Dec. 16, 2021 - Dec. 15, 2022
3081 Olympus, 750194 p.m. - 7 p.m.
https://grassrootmarkets.com
​Est, Attendance: 200
Council District 6
​Contact: (214) 450-0929 ext. 1, grassrootmarkets@gmail.com  


Mailing Address:
650 S. Griffin St.
Dallas, TX 75202


Tel: 214-939-2701
Email:CCTSpecialevents@dallascityhall.com