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Welcome to Canada's Top Art & Craft Shop. Get ready for our IN-PERSON Kingston Christmas Art & Craft Show Dec 10-12, 2021
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Event Exhibit Guidelines and Info

The Artfest Show Application & Guidelines

 

Submit Your Exhibit Application Here

  • Artfest Kingston Christmas Art & Craft Show 2021- OPEN

  • Artfest Toronto May 2022- available soon

  • Artfest Kingston 2022- available soon

  • Artfest Toronto Fine Art & Craft Show 2022- available soon

 

Exhibit Booth Fees 2021-22 (plus HST)

Artfest Kingston Christmas Art & Craft Show Dec 10-12, 2021 (3-days)

  • $495 (5x10)

  • $595 (10x10)

  • $575 (5x15)

  • $695 (10x15)

  • $895 (5x20)

  • $995 (10x20)

  • Corner fee $100.

  • Christmas Markette (5x5) (emerging artists and smaller makers) $295 (5ft round skirted table supplied) or $150 per day.

Artfest Toronto at the Distillery Spring May 21-23, 2022 Victoria Day Weekend (3-days)

  • $425 (10x10)

  • $525 (6x10 tent included)

  • $675 (10x10 tent included)

  • $850 (10x20)

  • Corner fee $50

Artfest Kingston Summer July 1-3, 2022 Canada Day Weekend (3-days)

  • $420 (10x10)

  • $625 (10x15)

  • $840 (10x20)

  • NEW Markette Section (emerging artists and smaller makers) $250 (includes 5ft round table in large tent)

  • Food Trucks - Application available soon

  • No corners available

Artfest Toronto Fine Art Show Sept 2-5, 2022 Labour Day Weekend (4-days)

  • $525 (10x10)

  • $625 (6x10 tent included)

  • $775 (10x10 tent included)

  • $1050 (10x20)

  • Corner fee $50

Show Payments Schedule

You are required to include a deposit of $100 for EACH show you apply for. Successful applicants will be notified by email following the adjudication process. A secure payment processing link will be included in that email. You are required to submit the balance of your show fee(s) payment within 14 days for the Toronto shows and 30 days for the Kingston shows to secure your exhibit space. Please pay promptly. You may pay by Paypal or Etransfer (artfestontario@gmail.com) or cheque.

Exhibitor Eligibility

Only Canadian handmade products will be considered for exhibiting. Artfest Shows are juried art and craft shows. Only the finest artists and artisans offering original work (prints of original works are accepted) will be accepted to exhibit.

Acceptable product categories include: visual art, bodycare, clothing, glass, fashion accessories, gourmet food, jewellery, leather, painting, photography, pottery, sculpture, textile art, toys, wood and other. Candles & Hats are excluded from the Distillery due to permanent specialty shops on the site.

*Please note that the Artfest Toronto September 2-5, 2022 show is primarily a Fine Art & Fine Craft Show. The focus of this show is visual art, photography, sculpture, fine craft: glass, pottery, fine jewellery, and gourmet food. Bodycare products are excluded from this show only. Please contact Lory if you have any questions. lorymacdonald@gmail.com

Requirements

  • A 10x10 WHITE tent (your own or rented) is required. We provide the 6x10 booth size white tents (Distillery shows only, limited number)

  • Kingston Christmas Show- no tents required. Pipe and drape, 375 watts electrical and free weekend parking . No carpet is required, but recommended.

  • Two different product categories are permitted in one booth.

  • Corner booths are available in the Toronto shows (limited number $50 extra). and Kingston Christmas show (limited number $100 extra).

  • We provide and install the weights for the Toronto shows.