Meet Our Vendors

From locally raised meat, eggs, fresh baked breads, sweets, jams & jellies, the freshest seasonal produce, to a wide assortment of arts and craft goods, the year-round Twin City Market is sure to provide something for everyone. Please take a few minutes to browse our vendors. There are many vendors who are here year-round, along with seasonal and guest vendors each week.

Gift Certificates are available year-round which are good at any of the vendors in the Market. You can purchase them at the Sterling Main Street booth each Saturday morning.

As of 9-9-21, below is the list of Vendors who will be at the Market this coming weekend (will be updated by Thursday with any additions or changes).

Ada Friesen  –  Bailey’s Bakery  –  Baker’s Union  –  Country Home Baking  –  Crafty Ladies  –  Creative Metals by Leland  –   Creative Wolfe  –  Farmhouse & Fancy  –  Framescapes  –  FRESH on the Menu  – Gale Handcrafted Goods – Green River Hemp Farm –  Heritage Beef  –  Hollyhock Hill Farms  –  Janssen Family Farms  –   Josh Rascoe  –  Kathleen’s Kreations  –  Linnea Koch Photography   – Mija & Me  –  Objets de Fantaisie   –  Red Shed Bakery   –  Simply 2 IRZSTBL – State of Mind –  Sterling Gardens  –  Sterling Main Street | Sterling Theater  –   Tiled Memories 

Our Outdoor Marketplace is Open for the Season

El Hijo  – Gaumer Family Farms – John Nelson – Leah Rose Grows – Mammy T’s – Oak & Ivy Woodwork – Schell Farm Produce – Stan’s  Woodwork(occasionally) – Sterling GardenThe Little FlowerTodd Family GarlicUniquely Yours



Master Gardeners – Whiteside County Genealogists – Cousin Creations (coming in October)


Visit our Becoming A Vendor page for an application and vending information. 

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Ada Friesen
Novelty and sports-themed fabric mounted to acrylic plates.

Crochet and knitted washcloths, dishcloths, pot holders, chair pads, bath mats, draft catchers, baby blankets, afghans, shawls, scarves, slippers.

Al Morthland
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Mitchell's Melons & Veggies - Gone for season - See you Summer of 2021

Seasonal Vendor you can find in the outdoor pavilion area of the Market

Bailey’s Bakery
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Barb Brown

Fresh made treats for the dogs you love!

Cody Nutt (lettuce)
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Grown locally in Rock Falls IL

Look for him in the back room of the indoor market every other week or based on availability of lettuce

Country Home Baking

by Ann Koster
Featuring chicken pot pies, meat pastries & dinner rolls; Multi-grain bread or wheat bread with freshly-ground wheat flour; Mini-loaves (apple, banana-blueberry, banana nut, pumpkin, poppyseed); Fruit pies (apple, blueberry, blueberry-peach, cherry, cherry-raspberry, peach, pecan, pumpkin, rhubarb, strawberry, tri-berry); and cream pies (banana, chocolate, coconut, lemon, key lime).

Call for availability and what’s in season 815-973-9856.

Serving Breakfast & Lunch menu every Saturday 8am-Noon from the Market kitchen.

Creative Metals
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by Leland Sedig

Individually hand made fabricated metal sculptures for the home or yard. Various shapes, textures and designs.

Rust Patina & Stainless Steel

Creative Wolfe
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Handmade, whimsical metal garden decorations for all seasons!

Daryl Drennen – Blacksmith
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Hand forged and Blacksmith made items that include yard flowers, Celtic crosses, mason jar holders, dinner bell triangle, napkin rings and more.

Returning for the 2021 Season occasionally under the pavilion


El Hijo
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LOCAL food distributor of fruits, vegetables, chips & tortilla!

Great selection and prices each week plus they can take special requests!

They carry flour tortillas and chips, fresh fruit and vegetables such as limes, mangos, apples, tomatoes, and avocados plus fresh guacamole, salsa and pico gallo.  

Returning for the 2021 Outdoor Summer Season end of April - October

Farmhouse & Fancy
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Pam & Joe Machan

Face Mask, Home decor, Scrabble-type block wall puzzles from family names, favorite destinations, company names and more. Makes great retirement, wedding, new baby and gifts for those who have everything!

Blocks are 3.5×3.5 Pine – Natural or Stained.