The Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair will require Artists & Crafters to submit 3 photos of their work and a booth shot when applying. Then they will be notified of acceptance by Show Management to participate in the event before paying for their booth space.
We will have a section on the show floor for our Fine Artists and then a section on the show floor for our Craft Artists. We will also have food and specialty items as well as sponsor booths at this event.
We will be hosting an Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair, Exhibitors ONLY Reception on Saturday, April 18th at 7:15pm (immediately following the show). The Artist Reception is one of the highlights of the Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair very different than other fairs! We will feature a short program that will include the Artist Awards presentation for "Best Fine Artist" and "Best Craft Artist". Winners will individually receive $400 and a free booth for the 2021 Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair. We will provide appetizers and an open cash wine bar and will conclude around 8:30/9:00pm. Artist Exhibitor Badge required for entry, one drink ticket is included per 10x10 booth space.
Deadlines for Entries: Friday March, 13th 2020
Booth Payments due by Tuesday March, 27th 2020
This is an opportunity for you to really showcase and sell your work in a much bigger space! Bring that large piece of art you’ve been wanting to display, or bring in even more of your current pieces!
Standard Booth Space (10 x 12) – $400
Extended Booth Space (10 x 24) – $600
Triple Booth Space (10 x 36) – $700
Corner Fee – $50*
If you are a retail/commercial
business you will need to contact
us for sponsorship information.
Not ready to go digital?
Please download the application and email it back to us or mail it in. With the application we will need 3 images, plus your booth image in order for your application to be accepted.
All checks should be made out to:
EXPO PRODUCTIONS, LLC
Top Ten reasons to exhibit your Art, at the Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair!
#10 Direct Retail Sales
#9 Build valuable mailing lists
#8 Teach and demonstrate the benefits of your art
#7 Put your art directly in the hands of people who love it!
#6 Exhibit your work in a classy indoor environment
#5 Build awareness of your Art!
#4 Develop leads for future Artwork sales & follow ups
#3 Support the building of a regional marketplace for local artists
#2 Get feedback on your newest work in an intimate atmosphere
The #1 reason to be a part of the
Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair is
Make money in April where there are few other opportunities around!
Introduce your art to customers in person!
The Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair will enhance the “Quality of Life” for all citizens throughout Michigan and will offer a wide venue of activities to meet and exceed expectations. Exhibiting your art, goods or services at the Great Lakes Arts & Crafts Fair provides an excellent marketing opportunity each year. We are seeking the most unique arts & crafts, as well as goods or services that will enhance the quality and variety at our show.
For information regarding booths - Contact Jackie McMahon
248–348–5600 ext. 208 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Set-Up Dates and Times
Friday, April 17th at 10:00am-7:00pm