38th Annual Allen Park Arts and Crafts Street Fair will be August 2nd and 3rd, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.Artistic StandardIn keeping with the Allen Park Fair’s long-standing reputation for high quality crafts and great live music, we will continue to be paying particular attention to selecting quality, original handmade items. Accepted mediums include: candles, ceramics, clothing, digital art, drawing, fiber, floral, glass, items for pets, jewelry, metal, painting, photography, pottery, printmaking, sculpture, specialty food and wood.
Show Dates & Hours:Friday, August 2nd from 10 am to 9 pmSaturday, August 3rd from 10 am to 9 pmRain or shine.
Jury Fee:$25 non-refundable Jury Fee due at the time of acceptance, only for google form applicants.
Acceptance Process:Those artists selected to participate through the March jury process will be notified by email by April 15, 2019.
If an artist does not submit payment by the required date, it will result in reversal of the invitation and permit the invitation of an alternate artist on the waiting list.
Artists who would like to retain their 2018 space should apply by February 23, 2019.
If paying by check it should be made out to the Allen Park Street Fair and sent to PO Box 70, Allen Park, MI 48101.
RecommendationsReturning vendors who recommend a new vendor (who is accepted by the jury and attends the fair) will receive a $20 gift card at registration. To be eligible for the gift card, the new vendor must include the name of the vendor that recommended them in their application
AwardsPrizes will be awarded:"Best in Show" - $300"Second Place - $200"Third Place" - $100
Artist Attendance:Photo ID will be required upon check-in. The person listed on the application or their spouse must be the person that checks in unless prior arrangements have been made. Set Up & Registration:Registration will be available at the Allen Park Community Center at 15800 White on Thursday from 5:30 pm to 8 pm and Friday from 7 am to 9:30 am. Set up will begin at exactly 5 pm Thursday evening. Vendors will need to be checked in before they can set up. All vehicles must be removed from the street by Friday morning at 9 am.
Sales Tax:Artists are responsible for collecting, reporting and submitting the sales tax of 6% to the State of Michigan. Booth Space:Booth spaces are 10’ x 10’ on pavement either in the middle of Allen Road or on the sidewalk along Allen Road.
Artists are required to provide their own tent for set up as well as necessary racks, tables, and fixtures for their display. Tents are required to be weighted on all corners. All trash and debris must be removed from the artist's area before exiting the fair area. We ask that the artists please leave the area in the same, if not better condition, than when the artists arrived. Show Weather:The Allen Park Street Fair will take place rain or shine, so artists must be prepared for inclement weather. Security:Overnight security will be present Thursday and Friday night as well as throughout the show. It is not recommended artists leave valuable property in their booth overnight. Artists are responsible for the loss or damage to any property left in the venue.
10' x 10' Booth Spaces Available:
Single Center: $175Single Sidewalk: $200Specialty Food (edible at the fair): $300Double Center: $325Double Center End: $375Double Sidewalk: $375Electricity for Sidewalk Space: $40
NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER JULY 15, 2019.