The Lompoc Outdoor Community Market will celebrate its grand opening Saturday, April 17, the Lompoc Recreation Division has announced.

Featuring local goods, produce, and crafts for sale, the market will take place 9 a.m.-3 p.m. every Saturday in the downtown parking lot, 200 W. Ocean Ave., corner of West Ocean Avenue and I Street.

Masks will be required at all times, and social distancing protocols will be in effect. At this time, there will be no onsite seating for food consumption. Anyone feeling unwell is asked to stay home.

Those interested in participating as vendors can visit the Lompoc Recreation Division website and download an application at, or to call the recreation division offices, 805-875-8100 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday.