Event Information

Sacramento Arts Festival 2018 - 21st Annual

Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento, California (West)

Phone: 805-667-9290
Event Dates: 10/26/18 - 10/28/18
Application Deadline: 4/30/18 Midnight PST

The application deadline has passed.


Images: 5 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Jury Fee): $10.00

You can submit up to 2 applications for this show.


Event Summary
Come to Sacramento…
Spend a profitable weekend at the Sacramento Arts Festival—the region's premier contemporary craft and fine art event. Year after year, artists in this festival have had great sales in all price ranges!  We have fantastic dates this year and we expect BIG crowds who will not only be shopping for their homes and themselves but also for unique holiday gifts. You'll be in the handsome new hall of the centrally located, well-known Sacramento Convention Center, which also offers an abundance of nearby public transportation and inexpensive parking.
Profit at the Festival...
Where everyone in greater Sacramento will know about the show through our giant advertising and publicity campaign. This includes huge display ads in the area’s #1 major newspaper, the Sacramento Bee and other publications, plus saturation level TV, radio, Internet, Facebook and other social media announcements targeted to reach our niche audience.
We're expecting 10,000—or more—quality buyers!

General Information
Additional Features . . .
Great Musical Entertainment that not only helps attract audiences but also contributes to your sales.
Delicious Festival Food—provided by local restaurants and caterers.
The Festival is Produced by . . .     
Warren Cook who was producer-president of the Harvest Festival from its start in 1972 until 1989 and consistently brought in 20,000 to 25,000 paid-admission buyers every weekend every year to the Sacramento event.
  • Exhibitors are selected on the basis of the originality, artistic conception and quality of skill involved in the production of their works.
  • All work to be sold at the festival must be juried. (Instructions are in the enclosed application.)
  • Craftspersons and artists must be personally present during all show hours.
New Exhibitor Application Deadline:  APRIL 30, 2018. Notification will be sent by May 18, 2018.  YOU MAY STILL APPLY AFTER APRIL 30, AS WORK WILL BE JURIED CONTINUALLY AFTER THIS DATE IN MEDIA CATEGORIES THAT ARE STILL OPEN.   You may apply using Zapplication or you may mail in the application on our website, www.sacartsfest.com
Cost:  $600 per 8’ (deep) x 10’ (wide) booth or $750 per 10’ x 10’ booth.
Two Booth Special Your second booth space per one exhibitor is discounted by one half: $300 extra for an 8’ x 10’ ($900 total for an 8’ x 20’ space), $375 extra for a 10’ x 10’ ($1125 total for a 10’ x 20’).  Corner booths are $100 additional.  Booths other than standard sizes are proportionally priced.
Included in your cost are 500 watts of electricity per booth, backdrop drape, and 24-hour hall security.  (Additional draping, furnishings and electricity are available for rent from the show decorator.)  There is no commission on sales.
Booth Placements:  Please indicate your choices on the application.  We will attempt to place you as near as possible to your choices, while also distributing works in the same media categories throughout the festival.
Sacramento Arts Festival Hours
Set Up:              Thursday October 25                Noon—9 PM
                           Friday October 26                     7 AM—9 AM
Show:                 Friday October 26                    10AM—6 PM
                           Saturday October 27                 10 AM—6 PM
                           Sunday October 28                   10 AM—5 PM
Take Down:         Sunday October 28                   5 PM—10 PM