Perryville Farmers Market

Volunteers are essential to making the Perryville Farmers Market an enjoyable community event by connecting the agricultural community with local shoppers and residents. n In response to COVID-19, the market is in need of volunteers to help ensure a safe shopping experience for all.

There are opportunities for:

  • Market Day Volunteers:

    • direct vendors to assigned spots as they arrive​

    • assist farmers market shoppers

    • answer questions

    • promote programs and events

    • provide general customer service

    • assist with maintenance of handwashing station

    • assist with setup and breakdown, if present and as requested by vendor

    • help ensure social distancing and mask wearing, and generally help keep the market running smoothly

    • monitor entrance and exit, help direct traffic flow through designated entry and exit points

    • process occasional/daily market vendor applications and take vendor stall payments

  • Communications Volunteers:

    • Raise awareness about market and promote budget-friendly healthy eating with the farmers market.  Depending of volunteer's skills and interests, specific projects may include research, writing, editing, graphic design, photography, video, or website support.​

    • support communications and marketing efforts

    • help update online calendars and publications

    • organize press clippings or photo archive

    • research and/or write articles or other materials for the market

    • update market information on museum website

    • distribute posters and flyers to your favorite cafes, shops, and public places

Interested?  Let's Chat