The Boring Market: August 7th Event

The Boring Market: August 7th

STARTS August 7, 2022, 9:00 am
ENDS August 7, 2022, 3:00 pm


The Boring Market is one of the newest and best Sunday morning experiences in the Portland metro area.  At The Boring Market our vendors and farmers are local, producer-only and well vetted by our market manager and team. Whether you’re looking for fresh produce, breads, seasonal fruits, veggies, eggs, or meats, you’ll find it here.  Need fresh cut flowers, handmade soaps, or locally crafted artisanal goods? We’ll have those too.  Additionally, during the market you'll find Cars and Coffee simultaneously taking place at Mt Hood Center every Sunday morning.  You'll be able to peruse the market, walk through an array of classic and modern cars, and chat with car enthusiasts. Stick around after the market for the Mt Hood Center Summer Concert Series in the meadow with the doors opening at 5pm.  Our location at 29450 SE Lariat Ln. Boring, OR, right in between both Gresham and Sandy, provides an ideal location for the more than 120,000 residents who live within both cities, as well as ample free parking for those that visit from around the expanding Portland area.

The Boring Market showcases local musicians as well.  Listen to bluegrass, country folk, or easy jazz on any given Sunday morning while you shop local small businesses that you know and trust.  Stroll the market with a coffee or beer, chat with neighbors and friends, or join in with monthly activities for children and adults.   One visit, one Sunday and you’ll be hooked! 


The Boring Market is physically located at 29450 SE Lariat Ln. and operates as a weekly market on Sundays during July and August from 9:00am – 3:00pm. There is ample free parking on the 1 acre south parking lot. The management reserves the right to change or cancel the market due to hazardous weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Vendors will be notified immediately if that occurs.


AUGUST 7:  Boring Market + Cars & Coffee 9am - 3pm
CONCERT:  Cloverdayle   |   doors 5pm show 6pm   |   TICKETS

AUGUST 14:  Boring Market + Cars & Coffee 9am - 3pm
CONCERT:  Jennifer Batten & Full Steam   |   doors 5pm show 6pm   |   TICKETS

AUGUST 21:  Boring Market + Cars & Coffee 9am - 3pm
CONCERT:  Red Light Romeos (70s covers)   |   doors 5pm show 6pm   |   TICKETS

AUGUST 28:  Boring Market + Cars & Coffee 9am - 3pm
CONCERT:  Shoot to Thrill (AC/DC tribute)   |   doors 5pm show 6pm   |   TICKETS



The Boring Market is currently accepting applications for all eligible vendors (see Eligible Vendors below.) Vendors are selected by application only and subject to approval by Market Management. Vendor submits completed application and application fee of $10. This is a one time application fee for the season.

The Boring Market is a producer-only market, if you grow or make something (or an eligible nonprofit) you are eligible to apply. Acceptance is based on quality of product, degree of professionalism, reference, and needs in different market categories. If you are accepted, the quality and length of your tenure will depend on how well you adapt to the market rules and market culture in general.


  • Farmers (growers) of produce.
  • Farmers (producers) of meats, cheese, other dairy products and eggs.
  • Bakers – makers of locally baked goods, cakes and pastries.
  • Makers of specialty local, consumable products such as prepared foods, pastas, coffee, jams, chocolate, ice cream, popsicles, spices, international cuisine, etc. Preference is for locally sourced ingredients.
  • Makers of soaps and body care products.
  • Growers of wild herbs, fruits and mushrooms from your own or leased land.
  • Fishermen of fresh caught fish or shellfish caught in PNW waters.
  • Food truck or cart operators selling food-to-be-consumed-on-premises must provide menu. Preference is for locally sourced ingredients and these vendors should use every effort to source from Market vendors.
  • Makers and sellers of crafts, furniture, or home goods.
  • Farmers (growers or resellers) of indoor and outdoor plants.
  • Farmers (growers or resellers) of fresh cut flowers.
  • We do not approve service businesses (ie: lawn care, roofing, cleaning) , multi-level marketing businesses (ie: Lip Sense, Avon, Scentsy, LuLaRoe, etc), religious or political organizations.


Application fee for all vendors $10
The application fee is paid only once by brand new vendors; re-applying vendors do not have to pay this.

Standard Vendor $30
10x10 tent vendors who do not use power/propane at the market

Electrical Access Vendors $40
Tent vendors and trailers who require access to a power box. Each vendor is allowed a maximum of 2 outlets. Sharing is caring! Trailers will be charged $5 per ft over the allotted 10’ perimeters up to 17’

Food Truck Vendor $65
Any truck 18’ or larger incurs an extra $5 for every ft over 18’ for each market on the invoice, regardless if they are power independent or need access to a 50amp.


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