Welcome to the Market Day Black Friday application! You are applying for our show on Friday, November 24th from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. This is our 9th annual Black Friday Handmade Show, held in the atrium of Capital Square at 400 Locust Street. Market Day is sponsored by The Des Moines Register.
Information and Policies (subject to change):
Vendor Application and Registration*Applications open July 7th - August 31st*Notifications sent to applicants on Monday, September 3rd*Payment is due by Friday, September 8th
Booth Size and Fees:There are four types of booths:Standard Booth - 8 feet wide by 6 feet deep - $125.00Corner Booth - 8 feet wide by 6 feet deep, freestanding or on a corner (at least two open sides) - $140.00Oversized Booth - 12 feet wide by 6 feet deep - $185.00Sponsorship Booth - Contact us if you are interested in having a sponsorship booth! Generally for brick and mortar or more established small businesses, sponsorship booths include premium benefits like extra space and advertisement on print and web materials.
Important notes and policies:All vendors must be set up by 8:50 AM and stay through the entire show. No early load-out will be allowed. Vendors must complete load-out by 6:00 PM.All vendors must apply and be juried to participate. No unauthorized booth sharing or sales of others' goods will be permitted. Vendors must sell only the goods that they apply with.The maker must be present at the show.Vendors must pay booth fees by September 8th, or their spot will be opened to the waiting list. Booth fees are non-refundable.Market Day and makebreak llc. are not responsible for lost or stolen items.