Become a Vendor

We would love to feature your business at First Thursdays! There are openings for a limited amount of pop-up vendors per event, so apply now if you’d like to get a spot.


With live music and entertainment along downtown 5th street, you’ll get lots of foot traffic as a vendor.

Events are the first Thursdays of each month from May to September in downtown Madras, Oregon.

Patrons stroll down 5th street to discover local businesses and enjoy performances by Central Oregon’s favorite artists.

2023 dates:

  • May 4th: Star Wars theme
  • June 1st: Flowers & Fairies theme
  • July 6th: Patriotic theme
  • ¬†August 3rd: Hot August Nights theme
  • September 7th: Harry Potter theme


vendor information

FOOD VENDORS must provide proof of current Health Certificate and Insurance before setting up.

Times, Spaces & Fees:

First Thursdays run from 5 pm to dark each month. Vendors may start their setup at 3:30 pm and must be ready to sell by 5 pm. The Vendor Coordinator will email your site location and any other information on Monday of the weeks you are vending.

Each vendor must provide their own market tent (if desired) and tables.

Spaces are 10×10 and may be in sun or shade. If you need more space, you will need to pay for 2 spots.


  • Non-Member: $25 per commercial space per month ($20 ea if paying for all five months in advance)
  • Non-Profit/Info-Only booth: Free

To become a vendor, fill out the form below and we’ll send an invoice for fees.

If you have any questions, please contact Whitney Bell at 5416478189.

Vendor form

Please fill out the form. After submitting the form, you will receive an invoice for your vendor fees.

Are you a current MDA Business/Vendor Member

Please select your booth fees (all fees are due at time of application submission)

Please mark the dates you plan to attend

Media Release

No Show Policy

Selling Agreement

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