FAQs About #BuyBlackCNY Holiday Market Event

Apply to be a vendor or sponsor for our first online shopping event!

What is the Black-Owned CNY Holiday Market Event?

A 4-day online shopping event hosted by Black-Owned Syracuse and Black-Owned CNY. The event will feature Black-owned businesses, brands and organizations in Central New York.


How do I apply to be a vendor? Fill out vendor application:


How much is the vendor fee?

There is a one-time fee. The amount depends on the amount of days you want to participate:

Amount of DaysFee
1 Day$25
2 Days$35
3 Days$50
4 Days$60

What are the vendor rules?

Vendors will be able to post up to 5 items/deals each day. The items/deals can be different each day. You are responsible for delivering items/deals to customers. You keep all money from sales. You must offer special deals that can’t be bought anywhere, not even your own site.


What if I don’t offer tangible products?

You can use this as an advertising opportunity to promote your brand among other Black-owned businesses, brands and organizations. It would be like purchasing ad spaces.


How can I become a sponsor for this event?

The sponsorship fee is $100. There is no other sponsorship level. All sponsors will get spotlights during the event and promo on our social media platforms and websites.

Fill out sponsor application at:


I am a community member, are there any other ways I can support besides shopping?

Shop with us and you can also sponsor a vendor

by covering their vendor fee.

Fill out form:


Our mission is to provide an opportunity for Black-owned businesses, brands and organizations in Central New York to grow during the Covid-19 crisis.