Thank you for your interest in being an art vendor at Xpand Fest on Saturday June 9th from 12pm-9pm. Below are a few guidelines for you to review prior to your completing this application.
Xpand Fest is a community-driven outdoor street festival with music, arts and fun in the South Slope of Asheville, NC. Xpand Fest is the signature event of Xpand Your Vision (XYV) an arts organizing nonprofit who believes that strengthening our community is the way to empower others cities, states and countries.
One of the ways we will galvanize our festival attendees is through creatively presenting the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals(website for info below). These goals are designed for people and communities to come together to solve some of the most challenging problems facing our own town and the world today including responsible consumption and production, decent work and economic growth. It is in support of these goals that we encourage craft vendors who align with these ideals to apply.
** We are seeking Hand Crafted & Fine Art vendors from our local and regional communities to apply for 10x10 booth vending spaces.
** Artists will be notified by March 10th.
** The vending fee is $100 to be paid in full by March 20th via Pay Pal or mailed check or your space will be awarded to another artist.
** All tents/canopies must be secured or weighted down on all corners with: ~ no less than 50lbs per leg (2 standard cinder blocks) and ~ must be secured with rope or string that has a minimum of 50lb test
** You are required to follow load in/out guidelines specified by Festival staff. Xpand Fest is an all day event. All Xpand Fest Craft vendors are required to have someone present in their booth for the entire event.