This event registration will close on Tuesday January 31, 2023.
26th Annual Mount Dora Spring Festival of Arts & Crafts - March 18th & 19th, 2023, 9am-5pm
On the streets of historic downtown Mount Dora, FL. 230 W. 4th Ave Mount Dora, FL 32757
Nationally ranked for the first time, debuting at #11 on the Sunshine Artist Magazine 2021 annual ranking of the Best 200 Classic/Contemporary Craft Festivals in America.
The historic downtown streets of Mount Dora, FL come alive with 250 hand chosen exhibitors who showcase their unique talent to more than 50,000+ visitors annually on the 3rd weekend of March. This is an outdoor event. Rain or Shine. It is free to the public and features wine tasting, beer, cocktails and food vendors. There is no kid zone. Buskers can play at corners with permission. There is no line up of live music at this event. www.Mountdoraspringshow.com
You MUST be the creator of the items in your booth. Retail, Buy-Sell vendors are NOT permitted.
HOW exhibitors are chosen: This is a juried event. Time of application has no bearing on acceptance. On the deadline date, applications are closed and all files are categorized, reviewed and scored. The highest scoring exhibitors in each category are invited to participate. Everyone else in that category is placed on the wait list.
The more UNIQUE your product is, the better chance you have of being accepted into this event.
Booth fees for the 2-day event include the Base fee + tax + electric, etc. The booth fee is not payable until/unless your file has been Approved and you have been notified by email. Payment is a commitment to participate and booth fees are non-refundable:
$250 - 10x10 single space / $475 - 10x20 double space for hand craft exhibitors and artists representing their OWN work. Cottage food industry vendors selling packaged goods to go may apply at this level.
Add on fees:
Premium location requests on 4th Ave or Donnelly St +$50
“Corner” (L or R open) based on availability. Requests are not guaranteed. +$75 each
$1000 single Business/Lead generating/Branding community partners. $5000 Event sponsor 10 x 10 space, logo on TV ads, posters & social media mentions
Food Vendors: Carts w/out tent $175 / 10 x 10 tent $300 / 15’- 25’ $500 / 28’+ $900 Add Electric +$75
Registration is NOT a GUARANTEE of ACCEPTANCE. It is the sole right of WTDI, INC to allow or deny participation in this event.
DEADLINE to apply is Jan 31, 2021. If you apply after Jan 31 you will be automatically placed on the Wait List and will be notified by email if space becomes available up to the weekend of the event.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
An accepted application payment is a commitment to participate in the event and to follow all rules here.
CANCELLATION POLICY: The event is RAIN OR SHINE. NO Refunds will be made for cancellations by the exhibitor within 30 days of the event or for removal during the event due to violation of rules. Refunds will only be issued to requests in writing if outside of the 30 day refund request period.
Penalties for failure to abide by these terms & conditions include immediate removal of any items in violation of these terms & conditions, possible ejection from this year’s event and suspension from exhibiting in future fairs.
I do hereby release and hold harmless Visit Mount Dora, Inc. and the City of Mount Dora
of and from any and all manner of actions, suits, damages whatsoever arising from any loss or damage to my property or anyone’s properties in my possession or supervision. I also warrant that the work submitted for jurying and the work to be exhibited are the same and were produced solely by me unless specified in my application and approved. A completed application is a commitment to show. No refunds will be made for cancellation within 30 days of the event. The Event Committee reserves the right to make final interpretations of all rules, terms & conditions.