2020 Summer Thursdays
Become a vendor

Become a Vendor at Hotel Henry's
Summer Thursdays Market


Hello, Buffalo! Thank you for your calls and questions about this event. Hotel Henry’s Summer Market is postponed until further notice.  We will continue to assess whether or not we can host a version of Summer Thursdays sometime this summer. We will continue to post updates on social media and this event page as we know more!


Hotel Henry is excited to announce Summer Thursdays, a summer urban market & neighborhood block party experience! Explore an urban market within a rotating block party featuring a variety of summer experiences for the community that will include a curated collection of local vendors, music, art, games, garden-inspired food & cocktails, and more. We are inviting our guests to explore the work of local makers, growers, and artisans while sipping Henry’s signature summer cocktails, enjoying seasonal fare, and grooving to live music.

The Hotel Henry Summer Thursdays Market is free and open to the public and will take place from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, May 28th, Thursday, June 25th, Thursday, July 23rd, Thursday, August 27th.

Hotel Henry has launched an open call for vendors, welcoming businesses and organizations in our community to participate within the market. All online businesses, local growers & farmers, brick-and-mortar stores, and community-based organizations are invited to apply.  The summer urban market will include a variety of items being sold including produce from local farmers and growers, prepared or packaged foods, art, small housewares, décor, flowers, clothing, jewelry, etc.  Hotel Henry’s curatorial team will hand select vendors to create a diverse and creative shopping environment for the community.  To spread the word about this fabulous market to your friends and receive updates, like and share our Facebook event!



Step 1 | Check your Calendar

A busy summer is coming! This year's Summer Thursdays Market will take place from 5PM - 8PM on the following dates:

Thursday, May 28th
Thursday, June 25th
Thursday, July 23rd
Thursday, August 27th

Step 2 | Read the FAQs

The more information the better. We want all of our vendors to feel prepared. BEFORE you apply to be a vendor at our Summer Thursday Market. Make sure it is the right market experience for you by reading our Summer Thursday Market Vendor list of Frequently Asked Questions.

2020 Summer Thursdays Market FAQs

STEP 3 | Submit Your Vendor Application

With interest from vendors all over the region and limited space, we want to get to know you! Now that you have read Hotel Henry’s FAQs (really make sure not to skip that step) it’s time to submit your 2020 Vendor Application. Be sure to answer all the questions and attach any required images by the final submission date of March 4th – this application is the only way to be considered by our Urban Market Team for the 2020 Summer Thursdays Market.

Once your application is submitted, we will take it from there. Please keep in mind the following timeline that contains specific dates for vendors, including when our team will be sending out acceptance emails to the vendors we have selected for our 2020 Summer Thursdays Market.


Wednesday 2/19/20 Call for vendors

Wednesday 2/26/20 One-time reminder for applications

Wednesday 3/4/20 All applications are due – no exceptions or late entries accepted

Monday 3/9/20 Market Vendors selected, and contracts sent out for confirmation of vendor dates

Wednesday 3/18/20 All contracts and payments due

Thursday 3/19/20 Dates will be released for any wait-listed vendors

Tuesday 3/25/20 All wait-listed contracts and payments due

Wednesday 4/1/20 Vendor list goes live and promotions begin

Thursday 5/28/20 1st Summer Market

Thursday 6/25/20 2nd Summer Market

Thursday 7/23/20 3rd Summer Market

Thursday 8/27/20 4th Summer Market


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