Apply to DUCF 2014

Are you a crafty maker and seller? We want you! Please take a moment to read through our Vendor FAQs before applying.

Applications are due by Midnight (Eastern), September 25th.

All applicants will be notified of status (acceptance, waiting list or rejection) by October 6th.

Application Fee

The application fee is $10 and is non-refundable. Be sure to enter your business name on the PayPal checkout page. Your application will be rejected if we can't match up paid fees to submitted apps.

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Vendor Fee

$175, due upon acceptance. (Once accepted, for an additional $75 [$250 total], you may request a corner space.) For more info on fees and payment, please see the FAQs.

Vendor Policies

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS VERY CAREFULLY.

  • Detroit Urban Craft Fair is a "juried event". Hereinafter "juried event" shall be used to reference a sales based event that requires advanced vendor application, screening and acceptance by Handmade Detroit. Vendors who fulfill Detroit Urban Craft Fair application requirements, are screened and accepted by Handmade Detroit will hereinafter be known as "Accepted Vendors".
  • Accepted Vendors may only bring, sell, promote and display original work shown or described in the Detroit Urban Craft Fair Application submitted by Accepted Vendors and approved by Handmade Detroit.
  • Accepted Vendors who wish to bring, sell, promote or display additional original work not shown or described in the Detroit Urban Craft Fair Application must contact Handmade Detroit no later than seven (7) business days prior to the date of the event for Handmade Detroit approval. All Accepted Vendors, Accepted Vendor employees, family members and guests found violating this provision will be removed from Detroit Urban Craft Fair and banned from future Handmade Detroit events.
  • Accepted Vendors who change their business or personal name, website, contact information or any other information from that submitted in the Detroit Urban Craft Fair Application before the event date must contact Handmade Detroit with updated information.
  • Accepted Vendor display space is assigned prior to the event date. Upon arrival, all Accepted Vendors must check in with a Handmade Detroit member at the Handmade Detroit table.
  • Accepted Vendor displays must remain set up in their space until the close of the Detroit Urban Craft Fair.
  • Accepted Vendors are responsible for their own clean up.
  • Music of any sort is prohibited.
  • Accepted Vendors consent to being photographed and recorded for publicity and promotion purposes.
  • Accepted Vendors may not sell merchandise that contains the words "Detroit Urban Craft Fair"; "Handmade Detroit"; or depicting Handmade Detroit or Detroit Urban Craft Fair logos, slogans or sinage unless specifically authorized by Handmade Detroit.
  • Mass-produced merchandise is prohibited at all Handmade Detroit events.
  • Accepted Vendors are solely responsible for collection and payment of their own taxes (all applicable city, county, state and federal sales and other taxes), licenses, personal and business liabilities and insurance.
  • Accepted Vendors agree to accept full responsibility for any damage caused by the negligence or volition of the Accepted Vendor, Accepted Vendor family members, employees or guests during event setup, tear down or event hours. Accepted Vendor responsibility specifically includes payment of all damages and indemnification of Handmade Detroit from any such liability.
  • Handmade Detroit and Detroit Urban Craft Fair representatives and agents shall not be responsible for or liable to Accepted Vendors for any loss or damage that may result to Accepted Vendors or Accepted Vendor property from any source or any cause whatsoever.
  • Handmade Detroit and Detroit Urban Craft Fair representatives and agents make no guarantees of any sort to Accepted Vendors including guarantees of Accepted Vendor profit, sales, business, promotion, or advertisement opportunities.
  • Application fees and other related costs are NONREFUNDABLE. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Handmade Detroit and the Detroit Urban Craft Fair reserve the right to reject any applicant for any reason whatsoever.
  • If any provision of these terms and conditions is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, the unlawful, void, or unenforceable provision shall be severable and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions.

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