Large Crafts show always held second Sunday in September in downtown's South Park. 160 plus vendors, and a tradition for more than 30 years. Run by Lawrence Parks & Rec Dept., contact is Duane Peterson, city Special Events Supervisor.
Event/Application Rules & Regulations
I will send out rules & regulations when I receive applicants registration.Common Rules Selected:
Previous acceptance does not guarantee re-acceptance. Vendors can share a booth. Spots are selected by vendors day of show - first come, first pick. No Refunds or Show Credits. 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. Vehicles can not be brought near stand for un/loading. 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:
All items must be entirely hand-made, no Embellishments only.
All items must be entirely hand-made by the artist alone.
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 leave. Determined Quality Level: 4
quality levels explained