The Merry Market is fun and festive event that brings local and regional vendors together in the unique atmosphere of The Detroit Mercantile Co — giving Detroiters, and metro-Detroiters, the opportunity to support local business while shopping for high-quality goods.

Started in 2012, The Merry Market is a natural holiday extension of the mission of The Detroit Mercantile Co. — to support small, local business, and provide customers with a unique selection of high quality items.

This year the Merry Market will be open to the public on Saturday, December 11th and Sunday, December 12th.



Apply to be a vendor at the Merry Market below! Make sure you read our guidelines first by going here. All vendors agree to adhere to all guidelines through submission of this application. A non-refundable $10 application fee is due at time of submission. After clicking submit, you will be redirected to PayPal to process the fee. Applications will be accepted through 11:59PM, Sunday, October 23, 2016. Notification of acceptance will be sent by 11:59PM Sunday, October 30, 2016.

Apply to Vend By Clicking Here


What is The Merry Market?

The Merry Market biannual show [the summer show is billed as the "Midsummer Market"] held in the event space at The Detroit Mercantile Co. With 30+ of the best artists, craftspeople, and vendors, Merry Market is fast becoming one of the most anticipated events of the holiday season in Detroit.


Where and when is Merry Market?

Merry Market is held in the event space at The Detroit Mercantile Co. in Detroit's historic Eastern Market on Saturday, December 11th and Sunday, December 11th, 2016.


How do I get there?

The Warehouse is located directly behind The Detroit Mercantile Co. — 3434 Russell St. Detroit Mi, 48207 on the north end of the Eastern Market. Public access is through the store.


How much does it cost to attend?

Merry Market is FREE to attend!


Is there parking?

Saturday parking is available on the street and at two nearby public lots:
1) Russell St. & Wilkins, 2) Riopelle & Erskine.
Sunday parking is available on the street, and in the lot directly across the street.