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


When should I apply?


Additional Information & Resources

Permitted Neighborhood Markets

Dallas Farmers Market (The Shed)Weekends,  June 1, 2020    May 31, 2021
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, dfminfo@dallasfarmersmarket.org


Lakewood Village Farmers MarketSundays,  Feb. 14, 2021    Aug. 15, 2021
6434 E. Mockingbird Lane9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
http://www.goodlocalmarkets.orgEst. Attendance: 100
Council District 9 Contact: (781) 223-0655, casey@goodlocalmarkets.org

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

Tel: 214-939-2701