Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What happens if the weather is forecast to rain?
    Jiashan Market is a rain or shine event. Although the market is outside we do provide tents and covers for the tables. Therefore we will still be open no matter the weather.
  • Where is the Market Located?
    The Market is hosted in the old factory courtyard of Jiashan Market in the heart of the Former French Concession. The Market can be entered from both Jiashan Road and Shaanxi Road South. Address if approaching from Jiashan Road: No. 37, 259 Jiashan Road (nr Jianguo Road West). Address if approaching from Shaanxi Road South:  No. 37 Lane 550, Shaanxi Nan Lu (nr. Shaoxing Lu).
  • When is the market held?
    The Market is held on the first and third Saturdays every month. Dates can be found on our Market Dates page. The market opens at 11:00 and closes at 16:00.
  • Who organizes the market?
    Jiashan Market is a community run event – it is a non-profit event and our team is made up of volunteers whom receive no payment for their time in organising the market. We therefore appreciate your patience in allowing us the time to respond to your queries.

Vendor Questions

  • How soon should I book in advance?
    The sooner you book, the better your chances of securing a table. Please note that as a vendor you can only apply for a maximum of two market dates when you apply. Your preferred dates can be entered when you complete the contact form on the Sell at Jiashan Market page.
  • I’m selling at Jiashan Market – what time should I arrive?
    Vendors should arrive at 10am latest. Any vendors who fail to arrive after this time will be considered a no show and will forfeit their table.
  • I have booked a table for the market. Can I cancel my table?
    Yes, but for a full refund you need to inform us no later than 48hours before the scheduled market (Thursday before 11:00).
  • What is provided for vendors selling at the market?
    We provide the following for vendors: 1 x Table 120cmx70cm 1 x Tablecloth Electricity is provided on request. Please ensure you let us know of your electricity requirements when you complete the form on our Sell at Jiashan Market page.
  • How much should I expect to sell as a vendor at the market?
    Sadly we can’t say. It is dependent on a number of factors including your product pricing point, what type of product your selling and how well known your brand is. Please note that we cannot provide figures for predicted foot traffic.
  • Can I share a table?
    Sorry but no. Tables are for one vendor only.
  • How much is the table fee?
    The table fee is 250rmb for one market. We also give priority and special rates to vendors who commit to attending the market all season (September – June). If  you are interested in selling food and beverage products at the market, or would like to apply for a table at an upcoming market please enter the contact form on our Sell at Jiashan Market page.
  • How can I join Jiashan Market as a vendor?
    You need to sign up through the form located on the Sell at Jiashan Market page of the website.