summer markets

Downtown Amherst’s Victoria Square will be transformed into an enchanting summer night market with live performances, and artisans selling handmade products. Vendors are limited to artisans, artists, and sellers of handcrafted products.

Thursday, July 12 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Herbie’s 50th Birthday Party

The event includes a vintage Volkswagen meet-up, live music, food trucks, an activity centre for kids, and a free outdoor screening of the classic movie The Love Bug. Vendors are limited to artisans, sellers of vintage or collectible memorabilia, toys, candy, balloons, "Herbie” merchandise, food and spirits, or Canadian-made products.

Thursday, August 16 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Artisan Market

Downtown Amherst’s Victoria Square will be transformed into an enchanting summer night garden with live music, art in the park, and an outdoor market featuring artisans selling handmade products. Vendors are limited to artisans, artists, and sellers of handcrafted products.

To apply as a vendor, complete this form and submit it with cheque made payable to "Town of Amherst" to:
Rebecca Taylor, Business Development Officer at the Town of Amherst, 98 Victoria Street E., Amherst NS B4H 1X6
Payment may also be made by credit card.  Contact Rebecca at 902-694-0141 to make arrangements.

  Vendor Application Form