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Market Days — Lake Jackson Farmers Market
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WELCOME TO MARKET DAY
Recognized as the lead anchor of Chicago's vibrant Magnificent Mile shopping district, North Mic Student clubs and associations, as well as external organisation information booths, are also welcome to recruit new members or offer free advice. If you are interested in performing and would like more information please email EventsStudentGuild usc. If you would like to hold a stall on campus but cannot make one of the scheduled Market Day dates, please fill out the form below and specify your preferred date for consideration.
Sites are determined by requirements eg need for water or power.
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Free stalls are not guaranteed a prime position. Currently, all stallholders are required to bring their own equipment, including tables and marquees.
A small number of marquees and tables may be available for student groups or enterprises. The selection of other stallholders will be based on whether the organisation is suitable for the University community and if the service is not already provided by USC.
Welcome to the Market Days Event
All commercial stallholders require their own public liability insurance and must meet relevant Australian standards and qualifications for their goods and services. Copies of which must be provided to USC with your application. All potential stallholders will need to complete an application form and confirm they have read the Conditions of Hire. The Student Guild reserves the right to accept or decline the application.