COVID-19 Operating Plan

In order for the market to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are restrictions and safety guidelines in place during market hours.

Operating The Sunday Artisan Market Under COVID-19 Restrictions

These guidelines reflect current practices and have been approved by the City of Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation Department for operating The Sunday Artisan Market in the Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market space. 


  • Weeks of Operation in 2022:  Every Sunday from April 3 through December 18. The market is closed on April 17 for Easter and may be closed one Sunday in September.
  • Hours:  11am-4pm


  • Face Masks — Face masks are optional for vendors and customers who have been fully vaccinated. Signs reflecting these guidelines are posted at market entrances during market hours. Vendors and customers who have not been fully vaccinated are encouraged to wear face masks while in the market space.
  • Hand-Washing Stations & Sanitizer — During market hours, hand sanitizer is available at the Information booth (manager’s booth), at some vendor booths, and in the porta-johns in the market parking lot.
  • Food Samples — Vendors who sell food may sell pre-packaged food only. Food samples are not permitted. 
  • Market Office — Face masks are required in the market corridor, restrooms, and office.