The Mercado

THE MERCADO EVENTS HAVE BEEN APPROVED BY THE MERCED COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT, AND ARE SUPPORTED BY THE CITY OF MERCED. WE ARE ALSO PROUD TO PARTNER WITH THE MERCED POLICE DEPARTMENT, THE MERCED FIRE DEPARTMENT, CHP AND RIGGS AMBULANCE SERVICE AT THE EVENTS.

** The Mercado Night Market in Downtown Merced will be held on the first Thursday of every other month beginning on March 3rd. Join us at our last Mercado Night Market of the year happening Thursday November 3rd, **

Vendor Application / Solicitud Para el Vendedor:

All requested information (vendor application, business or special events license info, and vendor payment) must be received before the event in order for a vendor to participate in The Mercado. Thank you!

Sponsor Application / Solicitud Para el Patrocinador :

Arts, Performer, and Exhibitor Interest Form:

Volunteer Form:

Past Mercado Vendors – November 3rd:

November 3rd, Mercado – Bob Hart Square Main Stage:

  • Master of Ceremonies: Annissa Fragoso and Daisy Aleman
  • INTERMISSIONSMCHCC Announcements
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM At the Bob Hart Square Stage, presented by: Senga Energy Leap, Carpenter, and Kemps Insurance Agency
    • Evening Opening: Live music – Ruben Hurtado Band
  • INTERMISSION – MCHCC Announcements
  • 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM- At the Bob Hart Square Stage, presented by: Senga Energy and Leap, Carpenter, and Kemps Insurance Agency
  • 8:30 PM – 9:00 PM- At the Bob Hart Square Stage, presented by: Senga Energy and Leap, Carpenter, and Kemps Insurance Agency: Closing remarks – Annissa Fragoso

November 3rd Mercado – Bob Hart Square (Grass Area)

  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM- Ongoing Interactive competition – Throughout the event at Bob Hart Square (Grass Area)
    • Best Tasting Salsa Competition Community members and restaurants will be competing to be voted: Peoples Choice “Best Tasting Salsa”

Salsa Tasting Contest will be held until 8:00 PM. The winner will be announced at 8:30 PM

November 3rd Mercado – Regal Hollywood Merced Main Stage:

  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Ongoing Exhibition – Throughout the event on the Regal Hollywood Merced Main Stage Presented by: Senga Energy and Leap, Carpenter, and Kemps Insurance Agency

November 3rd Mercado – 18th & Canal Main Stage:

  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM- Ongoing Interactive Art – Throughout the event on the 18th and CanalMain Stage presented by: Senga Energy and Leap, Carpenter, and Kemps Insurance Agency
    • Community Interactive Art Activity: Enrichment Center [Facebook]

November 3rd Mercado – Radio Merced Mid Stages:

  • Ongoing Live Performance Throughout the event on the Radio Merced Mid Stage at Arbor Walkway (North)
    • Poetry Corner – Hosted by: Marcy Poe [Facebook]
      • Poetry Reading in SpanishTita
      • Poetry Reading in SpanishCarlos
  • Ongoing Visual Arts Throughout the event on the Radio Merced Mid Stage at Partisans
  • Ongoing Live Performance – Throughout the event on the Radio Merced Mid Stage at Arbor Walkway (South)
    • Music Performance Victor Walker FoundationVictor Walker electric Guitar soloist [Instagram]
  • Ongoing Live Performance – Throughout the event on the Radio Merced Mid Stage at VINHOS Wine Lounge

Thank you to our November 3rd Mercado – Event Production:

  • Event Director: Annissa Fragoso & Daisy Aleman
  • Mercado Project Manager: Sarah Herrera – Merced County Hispanic Chamber [Website]

Big Thanks to our November 3rd Event Sponsors!

November 3rd Mercado – Main Stage Sponsors:

November 3rd Mercado – Mid Stage Sponsor:

The Mercado – Marketing Sponsor:

The Mercado – Partnerships:

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FOR QUESTIONS AND GENERAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT US BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO: TheMercado209@gmail.com

THANK YOU!