Merchant Opportunities

Indoor Merchants

Capitol Market is currently seeking lifestyle retailers and food merchants that are complimentary to the Capitol Market way of life and the types of stores our patrons demand. Bring your business retail concept to the table. We are interested in hearing your ideas!


  • Highly visible downtown site
  • Charming, convenient restored turn-of-the-century train station
  • Indoor/Outdoor Farmer’s Market since 1997
  • High traffic retail area in the heart of downtown
  • Seconds from Interstate 77/64 exit 100
  • Less than 1/2 mile from convergence of Interstate 77, 79 & 64
  • Minutes from the West Virginia Capitol Complex & State Cultural Center
  • Two blocks from the new Clay Center for the Arts and Science and Power Park
  • Full range of retail development available
  • Restaurant, food or related nonfood emphasis
  • Ready for development -- bring any idea to the table
  • Your business plan is a must
  • Assistance for space setup available
  • Retail Design specialist to assist in customizing space
  • Monthly promotional activities
  • Regular monthly advertising via print, radio or promotional calendars
  • Children’s activities, workshops, tastings and events
  • Special seasonal events and decor
  • Partnership programs with The Clay Center

Outdoor Farmers

Outdoor leasing is dedicated to WV agriculture. If you have are a greenhouse operator, farmer of produce, plants or Christmas trees or a producer of eggs please contact Tony Richard, Market Manager at 304.558.0185