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HANDMADE ARCADE 2021: THREE DAY VIRTUAL AND TWO DAY IN-PERSON EVENT
NEW: Makers can apply to participate in EITHER the virtual marketplace or the in-person marketplace or BOTH!
Makers without an e-commerce site can still apply. Handmade Arcade will work with you to participate in the virtual marketplace.
Before applying, please read:
If you applied to Handmade Arcade in 2016-2019 or Spring 2021, you should have an ArtCall.org account. Select the button and enter your email and password. If you do not remember your password, request a new one.
If you did not apply to Handmade Arcade in 2016-2019 or Spring 2021, select the button to create an ArtCall.org account.
Three Day Virtual Marketplace:
Saturday, November 27 - Monday, November 29
- Small Business Saturday through Cyber Monday
- Over 23,000 visits to the virtual marketplace in 2020
Two Day In-Person Marketplace:
David L. Lawrence Convention Center: Upper-level hall with natural light, expanded space, and spacious lobby and balcony with river and city views.
Friday, December 3
Saturday, December 4
- 10 AM - 11 AM: Early Birdie shopping hour/Ticketed/Limited Attendees
- 11 AM - 7 PM: General Admission (Free)
- Over 10,000 attendees at the last in-person event
IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION:
APPLICATIONS: $20 fee (non-refundable)*
- Open on Monday, June 21, 2021
- Close on August 13, 2021, at 11:59 PM (EST) Late applications will not be accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS
- Application notifications will be EMAILED on Monday, September 13, 2021.
- Important to note: this email comes from HA’s MailChimp account and can end up in your SPAM account. HA sends emails to ALL applicants (accepted, waitlisted, and those not accepted).
*If the application fee presents a barrier to participation, visit our application fee assistance form to receive a coupon. Handmade Arcade is committed to making sure all makers have an opportunity to apply.
- Handmade Arcade is unable to answer inquiries regarding application status prior to sending final notifications.
- At this time, Handmade Arcade does not accept food vendors, including chocolates, tea, honey, and candy. If you have specific questions regarding your products, please ask before you apply at email@example.com.