If you received notice that you were Accepted and made payment to participate in the cancelled 2020 event, your fee will be waived for the 2021 event but you still MUST APPLY again to be assigned a space.
24th Mount Dora Spring Festival March 20 & 21, 2021 9am-5pm
On the streets of historic downtown Mount Dora, FL. 230 W. 4th Ave Mount Dora, FL 32757
Ranked for the first time and came in at #49 by Sunshine Artist Magazine in 2020 in their annual ranking of the Best 200 Classic/Contemporary Craft Festivals in America.
If you registered, PAID for and opted to roll your 2020 booth fee over instead of getting a refund, you will be automatically Approved to participate in 2021. You must still register to participate.
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 quasi 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 + $25 admin fee. 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:
$225 single/$400 double 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
“Corner” (L or R open) based on availability. Requests are not guaranteed. +$50 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.
The Mount Dora Spring Festival of Arts and Crafts is coordinated by nationally ranked organizers Janet Gamache and Brian Young with WTDI, LLC. To find information and application links to their other available events, go to www.FestivalswithJanet.com