The Weekend Vendors Market*
WHAT: The Weekend Vendors Market is an open-air market featuring the creations of 30+ local small business owners.
WHEN: Every Saturday and Sunday during the months of August-end of October 2014.(10am - 5pm)
WHERE: 1630 Dundas Street West, Toronto. Just west of Dundas St. West and Brock St.
We are seeking: handcrafted quality items made and produced in Canada by yourself as well as flea/vintage items. Ex: accessories, new and vintage clothing, jewelery, paper goods, art, knits, vintage homewares, natural beauty products, baby goodies, DIY kits,natural makeup etc.
PRICING: Please make sure that your products are priced and or that your signage clearly states your pricing.
COST: We can offer you 2 types of spaces. $40/day for a small (4 x 3ft) and $80/day for a large (8x 3ft). Displays can’t exceed 10 feet in height.
**We have limited tables available for the show and they are allocated on a first come first served basis.
Promotion: The Weekend Vendors Market will be publicized via various media outlets, the local BIA, social media, as well as through a poster & flyer campaign and paid advertising. Vendors will be provided with e-vites to distribute to their own contacts, pdf’s and jpg’s.
**NOTE: It's expected that ALL Weekend vendors actively help spread the word about the event through your social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest), mailing lists, websites and blogs. The more buzz we can build up the higher turnout of paying customers.
Want to Apply?
Please send ReFluff* (Adrienne) an e-mail email@example.com that includes ALL of the following:
1. CONTACT INFO & WEB LINKS - Your name, the name of your business & your contact details: e-mail, website/Etsy address & tel. number.
2. YOUR PROFILE - Provide 1-2 short paragraphs describing your wares & process ~ what you make and how you make it (with which materials). Also, list your price range, where you currently sell (shops, on-line, other shows), and outline which specific items you would like to sell at the market.
3. Dates that you would like to apply for (single days are accepted as well)
August 2&3, 9&10, 16&17, 23&24, 30&31
September 6&7, 13&14, 20&21, 27&28
Oct: 4&5, 11&12, 18&19, 25&26
4.BOOTH PREFERENCE - Identify which size booth you'd prefer (small or large)
5. Up to 3 photographs that can be easily uploaded onto facebook/ instagram/twitter as well as images that you feel confident being used for advertising. If you would rather not have your images used for advertising or sent out to media or bloggers please indicate and enclose images for judging only. If you can't send images we will refer to your website.
Deadline: Spaces are booked on a first come first served basis and are limited. The earlier you apply the more likely you are to get what you request.
NOTIFICATION: We will be sending out acceptance letters every Monday, and Friday. If you want us to send your letter to a secondary email address please include it in your application.
PAYMENT: Booth fees must be received within 5 business days of being accepted. Payment is to be made PRIOR to the event and can be made by e-transfer, paypal or credit card or in person (August 1stth onward). Payment particulars will be given out if you have been selected for the market. ***Failure to pay within the 5 business days will result in loosing your space(s). All payments are final and non refundable. ***