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Wild Wind Folk Art & Craft Festival in Pittsfield, PA
Sat Sep 8th - Sun Sep 9th 12
Event Location Warren County Fairgrounds
Barton Run Rd.
Pittsfield, PA 16340
- 17,700 housholds avg $43,757 ea.Location/Facility Name:
Warren County FairgroundsLocation/Facility Type:
Warren County Fairgrounds
Listing Details for Event #: 1443180
Posted: Jan 19, 2012
Last Updated: Nov 7, 2013
Listing Completeness %: 99%
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- Art & Craft Events
- Art and Craft Show
- Juried Art & Craft Show
Dates: Sat Sep 8th - Sun Sep 9th 12
Date Pattern: Always weekend after Labor Day
Rain Date Policy: Only very severe weather will cancel event
Rain Date Notification: Check our answering machines on Saturday a.m.
Show Hours: Sat 10-5 Sun 10 to 5
Setup Time: Fri 12 noon to 8 p.m. or Sat. Morn 6 - 9:30
Year #: 33
Attendance Method: Previous Actual Gate Count
Public Admission Price: Adults $6, Seniors $4, kids 12 and under free
Haul Details: can drive up to spot
Vendor Help: staff helpers
Vendor Breakfast: coffee $1
Vendor Lunch: none provided
Parking: plenty of free parking
Vendor Parking: specified area for vendors only
RV Parking: on site camping
Restrooms: 2 large fairgrounds restroom facilities
Electricity: provided inside; $25 outside
Water: outside spickets
Tables/Chairs: not provided
Misc Details: Indoor Event, Outdoor Event w/o Cover Provided, Juried Crafts, Juried Fine Arts & Crafts
Website: URL on file! Click Here for more info.
Advertising: $20,000 - 12,000 mailing, newspaper, radio, many t.v ads flyers, posters
Entertainment: Folk music will entertain those who have taken a break from shopping to enjoy ethnic foods in the picnic grove. Ecuadorian music brings the sound of the Andes to those in the exhibit area.
Activities: There will be an exotic animal zoo, a Bird of Prey exhibit and lectures, wool spinning, black smithing, wood carving and chain saw carving.
||Jury Fee: n/a|
Jury Requirements: 3 of work and 1 of booth
Art/Craft Spaces This Yr: 150
Art/Craft Spaces Still Open: 50
Number of Apps Expected This Yr: 200
Art/Craft Space Price: $240 12x10 inside, $215 12x10 outside
URL to Offical Art/Craft Application: View!
Retail Spaces This Yr: 150
Retail Spaces Still Open: 50
Food Spaces This Yr: 12
Food Space Price: $125
URL to Offical Food Application: View!
App Deadline: unknown
Still Accepting App's: NO
Latest Notification/Hear-back Date: 2012-04-30
NOT Needed: food - ribs, pulled pork, pitas, french artichokes, curly fries, hot dogs, greek gyros, homemade ice creme, kettle korn,
chicken barbecue,perogies, soups, funnel cakes, lemondade,
% of Vendors that Re-Apply: 70%
% of all Applications Accepted: 40%
% of Re-applying Re-accepted: 90%
Applications are Juried ongoingly & Accepted progressively as they arrive, until all spaces are filled.
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The award-winning Wild Wind Folk Art & Craft Festival will feature 150 juried craftsmen, delectable foods, children's activities, demonstrations, and live music throughout both days. If you attend on Saturday, you may return on Sunday free of charge. The artisans hail from many states and always enjoy a successful and pleasant weekend at the Wild Wind Festival. The organizers go out of their way to see that all of the needs of the exhibitors are met. A huge advertising campaign assures that there will be a large crowd at this well respected show. The 33rd annual, award-winning Wild Wind Folk Art & Craft Festival will be held at the Warren County Fairgrounds, Pittsfield, PA. on Saturday, Sept. 8th and Sunday, Sept. 9th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The entry fees are $6 for adults, $4 seniors and 12 and under are free of charge. This is a two-day pass. If you attend on Sat., you may return on Sunday free of charge. There is plenty of free parking and the Festival will be held rain or shine as most exhibits are under cover. Directions to the Festival can be found by visiting our website at http://www.wildwindfestival.com
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If you are an artisan looking for a nationally recognized festival in which to showcase your work, or a craft lover wanting to attend an event that features traditional crafts, inspired folk art, period reproductions and articles of pure whimsy, then please take this opportunity to find out more about the Wild Wind Festival.Types of Crafts:
Additional:Folk Art, Garden, , Painting, and much more!
Located at the Warren County Fairgrounds. Traditional award-winning craft festival featuring 150 juried artisans, delectable foods, live music, childrens activities, demonstrations and more. Held rain or shine, as most exhibits under cover.
Event/Application Rules & Regulations
Please submit three photos and/or slides of your work plus one of your booth set up. Include a SASA for return of your photos. If accepted, one photo will be retained for our files.Common Rules Selected:
Previous acceptance does not guarantee re-acceptance. Include a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope with enough postage for the jury materials you are sending to be returned to you. Spots are assigned prior to show based by promoter. No Refunds or Show Credits. Held Rain or Shine! Overnight Security Provided. ALL product categories must be itemized on the application. No streamer poppers, snaps, silly string, stink bombs or other similar items may be sold! No pop guns, marshmellow guns or other disruptive items may be sold. Trash must be removed from your space to provided receptacles. No Gas Generators. Additional Lighting Recommended (bring lights and cords). Pets OK! No Early Packup Allowed. Floor Length Table Cloth Required. Event Helping Hands will come around/be available to relieve you for short periods. NO Setup until vehicle fully unloaded and moved. Vehicle must be parked in designated areas. Standard Rules:
All work and displays must stay within designated space.
No boxes, extra merchandise or debris should be visible.
Spot area must be kept clean throughout the event and be left spotless afterwards.
No soliciting, approaching patrons, or distribution of advertising material outside of booth area.
All vendors must have a state sales tax license. Vendors are responsible for collecting and remitting all sales tax.
Event Quality Level Determining Flags:
A multiple-person panel jury thoroughly reviews slides or photos and display.
All items must be hand made or embelished.
Limited number of Artists per category.
Floor length table cloths required.
No inventory boxes in view.
No plain, flat table displays. Tiers, levels, or shelves required on them.
All product types to be sold must be listed on application.
Pre-show inspection of items and booths will be performed.
Vendors with items violating contract terms WILL BE asked to remove them. Determined Quality Level: 5
quality levels explained
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