Friday, March 23, 2018 - 6-9 pm Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10am-6pm
Over 50 independent makers, artists and diy'ers will be showcasing their wares all over our beautiful 100+ year old historic building. Items range from original artwork to vintage and handmade clothing and jewelry to Michigan-themed art and photography. Downriver's FIRST indie craft fair of its kind, now in its fifth year, will also boast products made from recycled wood and metal, handmade soaps, fine art, ceramics and sweet treats.
Score some unique finds, treat your taste buds, and hear some tunes while supporting the arts. Freebie bags for the first 50 people through the door on Friday and Saturday!
$2 public admission at the door, proceeds help send a child to summer art camp at the Downriver Council for the Arts.
Invite all your friends! You won't want to miss it!
Sound provided by IKO Productions, LLC
Music proved by Paulo Dusicska
Food provided by Braxton's Food Emporium
CALL FOR VENDORS
Apply to be a vendor at the 2018 Downriver Indie Craft Fair
The Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is accepting vendor applications for our fifth annual Downriver Indie Craft Fair, featuring the wares of independent makers, artists and diy’ers. We charge a $2 public admission at the door, with the proceeds helping to send children to art camps at the Downriver Council for the Arts this summer.
You must download the guidelines at the right. They include instructions and links to where you can apply online if you choose to do so.
Event Dates: Friday, March 23, 2018 from 6pm–9pm Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10am–6pm
Enter early! We fill up fast! Deadline to apply: Saturday, February 24, 2018.
Click on this image to download the guidelines.
The DCA will do its best to market this event. We have printed materials and will be facebooking, instagraming, twittering, e-blasting... you name it! We'll be posting some of the photos you sent in and also have a dedicated web vendor page we'll leave up all year. If you can help us spread the word, we would be gracious! If you need anything of any of size, please contact the DCA.
PRINTED MATERIALS Here is an 8.5"x11" flyer and an 11"x17" poster.
We could use volunteers to pick up some printed materials and post them in your area! Just call ahead to the office and we'll have them ready for you or we can mail a packet to you. 734-720-0671
Here are images you can use as fb covers, posts, insta posts, etc.
We have created a fb event here: www.facebook.com/events/221110655100201
Please join and invite all your friends!
#dicf18 #dicf #dc4arts #downriverarts #dca
ETSY ETSY LOCAL > Shop in-person at this upcoming market
You can join your Etsy shop to this event and promote the event!
Click on the image above to be taken to the Etsy local market event page.
The activities of the DCA are supported by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS and the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS. Please click on their logos to understand the importance of state government investment and the impact of public funding on the arts in our community.
The Downriver Council for the Arts is a non-profit, 501(c)3 regional arts organization that represents, promotes and serves 21 Downriver communities in Southeast Michigan. Our mission is to enrich the quality of life in the Downriver communities by advocating and promoting the arts and providing opportunities for involvement and participation in arts and cultural activities. The Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides services without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or handicap. Funding for the DCA comes from grants, donations, membership, fundraising events, and gallery sales.