Horner Park Farmers Market – Covid-19 Protocols as of May 14, 2021

Market Community – we are so very excited to see you! We have been working with the City on our Covid-19 Protocols for this season. Below, please find our current guidelines. Note – we expect these to change/evolve throughout the season and will keep you current on any updates.
Horner Park Farmers Market – Covid-19 Protocols as of May 14, 2021
Market Vendors and Staff
  • All vendors must comply with current State of Illinois, Cook County, and City of Chicago Covid-19 protocols for markets. As of today, those are:
  • All vendors and staff will be required to self-screen prior to each market.
  • All vendors and staff are required to wear a mask at all times during the market day.
  • Booths will be spaced a minimum of 6’ apart.
  • All vendors must provide updated contact information when/if that information has changed from the time the application was submitted.
  • All vendors must comply with Market staff as directed.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available at 2 designated stations for the duration of each market day.
 Market Attendees
  • All visitors to the Horner Park Farmers Market must comply with current State of Illinois, Cook County, and City of Chicago Covid-19 protocols for markets. As of today, those are:
  • All visitors to the Horner Park Farmers Market must wear a mask at all times.
  • Visitors must self-screen prior to entering the market and will not be permitted to enter the market if exhibiting any Covid-19 symptoms (see Chicago Farmers Markets 2021 Social Distancing Protocols (PDF)).
  • Visitors will be permitted to enter the market only when capacity has not been reached.
    • Visitors will queue 6’ apart to await entry to the market.
  • Visitors will queue 6’ apart when waiting to purchase items from any market vendor.
  • Visitors will maintain 6’ distance between themselves and our market vendors when purchasing items.
    • Visitors will not handle market items, but rather communicate and/or point to make their selections from a vendor.
  • All visitors must comply with Market staff as directed.
  • Market visitors must leave the market area to eat or drink. No picnicking will be permitted within the market area.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available at 2 designated stations for the duration of each market day.
As you are well aware, things change frequently in response to Covid-19. This is the information we have as of today, Friday, May 14, 2021. As you are likely aware, the CDC made some mask mandate changes this week; these may change what we need to do. Thus, we will keep watch on the protocols and keep you updated. For now, the above is what we expect.
Please reach out if you have any questions. AND WE CANNOT WAIT TO SEE YOU!!!

Horner Park Farmers Market
2741 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, IL 60618
(708) 658-HPFM (4736)

farmersmarket@hornerpark.org
http://farmersmarket.hornerpark.org
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