Event Information

People's Fair 2018

Civic Center Park
Denver, Colorado (West)

Event Dates: 6/1/18 - 6/3/18
Application Deadline: 5/5/18 Midnight MST

The application deadline has passed.


Images: 4 (a booth shot is NOT required)

Fee (Application Fee): $39.00


Event Summary
The People's Fair is one of the largest two-day festivals in the country with roughly 200,000 fairgoers, and is one of Colorado's longest running urban festivals featuring handmade arts & crafts, food from local and regional restaurants and live local entertainment. Our location in downtown Denver's Civic Center Park serves as a great meeting place for the thousands who attend from all around the Denver Metro region, Colorado and the West. Our unique blend of urban dwellers, suburbanites, and people from around the mountainous front range come to the People's Fair to explore and purchase the great variety of arts and crafts, enjoy the delicious food and great entertainment, and to share the many experiences the Fair has to offer.

General Information
- All artists are given a 10' x 10' space. -People's Fair reserves the right to limit the number of artists and the number of artists in the same category(ies).
-Artists who are accepted into the 2018 People’s Fair will receive a “Countdown Packet” in early May. The Countdown Packet provides detailed information regarding space assignments, Fair policies, load-in/out times, and other important information. -Minimal security will be provided Friday and Saturday nights, but all items of value should be removed from booths overnight.
-There is no rain date and no refunds will be given for weather-related issues.
-Artists may not bring cans, bottles or other containers with alcoholic beverages to the People’s Fair. This policy is to adhere to state and local liquor enforcement policies and Denver Parks and Recreation rules.

Those applying as a fine artist should be selling products that are 100% original and produced by the exhibiting artist. Reproductions or prints of the applicant's original art may be sold, but should represent a percentage of the total work on display. No machine tooling, machine-screened patterns, no factory produced wearable items, regardless of additional modification or enhancement by the artist, no jewelry commercial casts, molds or production studio work is allowed under this application. All work must be designed and executed by the accepted artist. Categories include: Ceramics, Drawings/Graphics, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry (all parts original), Leather, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, and Wood. **If you are unsure of which application you should be filling out, please call Andrea at 303-777-6887 to insure you are filling out the correct form**

Booth Information
-Artists requesting electricity must supply their own 12awg heavy duty 100-foot grounded extension cord adequate for the amperage and voltage needed to adequately power their appliances. A licensed electrician will be onsite to handle all electrical needs for the Fair. Electricity will be available Saturday from 9 AM to 8 PM and Sunday from 9 AM to 7 PM. There are no exceptions to these times.
-Electricity will be turned OFF over night.
-Artists may NOT bring their own generators onsite.
-Electricity will be charged at $150 for the first 120 volt, 20 amp drop. If additional electricity is needed, please contact Andrea for pricing.