Vendor FAQs

How do I start selling at the Orange County Market Place?

Clearly define what you plan to sell. Some goods and services cannot be sold or are restricted.

OBTAIN A SELLER'S PERMIT IN YOUR PERSONAL NAME WITH THE BUSINESS ADDRESS OF 88 FAIR DRIVE, COSTA MESA, CA 92626

Call the reservation line, (714) 557-0420 on Tuesday prior to the weekend on which you plan to sell.

If you are unable to make a reservation, we suggest that you try the overflow program.

When you are ready to sell you will need to bring the following items with you to the Orange County Market Place:

  • Your seller's permit in your personal name with the business address of 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Your annual insurance certificate that names Spectra as additional insured. for permittees not required to have an annual insurance certificate daily insurance is available for purchase at the Orange County Market Place

All applicable fees in cash. exact change is required

How do I make a reservation?

Please call us to make a phone reservation on the Tuesday prior to the weekend you wish to sell. We start accepting reservations at 10AM on Tuesday mornings. You can reach us at (714) 557-0420.

What is the size of the space?

The spaces are approximately 15 feet wide 9 frontage) by 27 feet deep. The space is designed to accommodate the seller's vehicle, display material, and merchandise. The space boundaries are marked in blue (using the symbols "+", "T", or"L"). All display material, merchandise, and the seller's vehicle must be within these boundaries at all times. This includes set up time, selling time, and tear down time. Permittee are not permitted to do business outside the assigned space.

What is the procedure on days with inclement weather?

The Orange County Market Place opens every Saturday and Sunday regardless of weather conditions. Weather conditions are rarely so severe that closure of the Orange County Market Place becomes necessary. If conditions are severe Management will make a decision to close the Orange County Market Place and will contact vendors subsequently.