4550 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75071 | 972) 562-5466

Want to be a Vendor?

Here's what you need to know.
Third Monday Trade Days is a clean, well-managed market in a prime location. We use multi-media advertising to bring thousands of customers to you. The market is located within 90 minutes of 6 million potential shoppers. Average shopper attendance is 12,000 to 15,000 each month.

Persons interested in being a vendor should read the information below and then submit a Vendor Application. The market manager calls new applicants beginning on Tuesday after each market to assign available spaces for the following month. See Market Schedule. Grab your market map.

Before You Apply for a Space



 – Rental Rates –

Lot Type Size Weekend Rate
Single Shed 12 x 24 (half covered) $90
Double Shed 24 x 24 $160
Mall 10 x 5 $100
Trading Post 10 x 10 $100
Gallery Shop 12 x 12 $100
Other Spaces w/ Floor varies $100
Enclosed varies $150-300
Animal Spaces 12 x 24 (half covered) $100
Food Vending varies Min. $260

Before You Arrive

Rules & Guidelines

  • All Vendors are expected to follow vendor guidelines, pertinent federal, state, and local laws and ordinances, and exhibit appropriate vendor behavior.
  • It is the responsibility of the person who rents a space to insure that all helpers, assistants, and family members are familiar with and agree to abide by all vendor guidelines.
  • Only Food Vendors may sell food or drink.
  • All vending must occur from your rented space.
  • Vendors may not sublease their space or rent in more than one location.
  • There are no refunds on reserved spaces, and, if a vendor cannot attend a particular market, he or she must notify the office within 72 hours prior to that market.
  • To retain space for following month, pay at market office with check or money order by 6 p.m. Sunday.
  • To change spaces for following month, turn in a ``Changing Spaces`` form by the end of market.

Vehicles & Set Up

  • Vendors must enter the Vendor Entrance before 9 a.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday with receipt placed on car dash. Vendor Entrance gate is locked from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Fri, and until 5 p.m. on Sat & Sun.
  • Any vehicle inside the market at 9 a.m. should be parked on the vendor's space and may not leave until 4 p.m. on Fri, and 5 p.m. on Sat & Sun.
  • Vendors may not unload from the road or the parking lots.
  • Only Mall and Enclosed space vendors may park in ``Assigned Parking`` area.
  • Extra vendor vehicles may not park in the Shopper Parking Lots
  • Vendors can rent tables for $6 each by calling 903-312-0499 and can rent tarps and obtain ice by calling 580-371-6456.
  • Vendors must take their personal trash home with them and leave their space clean.
  • Be sure to promote your presence at Trade Days on social media. Visit our Facebook page or Instagram account @thirdmondaytradedays.

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