pumpkin fest franklin north carolinaVENDOR INFORMATION
PumpkinFest • Saturday, October 24, 2015
Historic Franklin, North Carolina

PumpkinFest is an Arts, Music, and Crafts event for all ages. Set in beautiful Western North Carolina mountains, PumpkinFest is an annual event and 2015 marks our 19th year of the festival.

Display: The festival will be held in Historic Downtown Franklin, NC. Exhibitor spaces are 10' x 10'. All exhibitors are responsible for securing their booth tents and displays against acts of nature. Exhibitors are required to be set up and present for the entire time of the event, 9 AM until 4 PM. Failure to comply can result in no invitation to participate in future years. This is a rain or shine show.

A limited supply of electricity is available for hookup at an additional charge. This is noted on all applications.


The only commercial vendors we accept are food concessions.
This is a juried show.

Vendor information is as follows and applications are now available and may be downloaded below in PDF format. This year’s application has changed. Please read thoroughly and carefully.


» Download Craft/Artisan Vendor Application (PDF Format)

Eligibility: PumpkinFest is open to all Fine Crafters and Artists

Media: Original work in two and three dimensional art and crafts, e.g. all paint media, photography, wood, metal, fiber, glass, clay and stone will be considered for entry. (Manufactured goods, handmade imported items or resale items will not be accepted at this show.)

NON-PROFIT VENDOR INFORMATION - 10 x 10 is $25 - Only Macon County Civic Clubs, Churches and Non-Profits

» Download Non-Profit Vendor Application (PDF Format)

Eligibility: Children's activity or craft is required. Fundraising items for sale are allowed.

FOOD VENDOR INFORMATION - 10 x 10 space is $150

Eligibility: Must abide by all Macon County Health Department rules & regulations. No dumping of grease in Town sewers. Garbage dumpsters provided.

» Download Food/Beverage Vendor Application (PDF Format)


Exhibitor Set-up:

  • Main Street- Set-up Saturday, October 24th beginning at 6:30 AM
  • Phillips and Iotla Street– Friday, October 23rd beginning at 6:00 PM
  • Booth assignments are made in early October
  • Set-up must be completed by 8:45 AM and all vehicles moved. You may not set up until your vehicle is off the street. You must park in Vendor Parking area, if you disregard, you will not be invited to participate next year.

If you would like an application mailed to you or require additional information contact 828-524-2516 or email csimons@franklinnc.com.


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Franklin, NC 28734 • PHONE: 828-524-2516

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