RiverLink seeks arts and crafts vendors for RiverFest

Here’s the press release from RiverLink:

RiverLink is now accepting applications for vending space at the 13th annual RiverFest and Anything That Floats Parade on Saturday, August 11, 2012 at French Broad River Park on Amboy Road in Asheville.

RiverLink is seeking vendors with an emphasis on local products, local services, local foods, local traditions and a local shared love of our natural resources. RiverFest is the signature event of RiverLink, a 501c3 nonprofit working to revitalize the French Broad River as a place for everyone to live, work and play.

The event – featuring live music & variety acts, the Anything That Floats Parade on the river, opening ceremony parade, kids area, kids of all ages play area, food, beer, beverages and vendors — is expected to draw a crowd of at least 1,500 river lovers.

Space is limited to a first come first serve basis; join us to make RiverFest 13 our most fun day on the river. The deadline for vendor applications is Friday, July 27, payment due w/ application. Vendor booth fees are: $300 for food vendors (food court limited to 6 non-duplicate vendors), $200 for a commercial business, $100 for Arts & Crafts, and $50 for non-profits. Booth space 10′ x 10′ with no electricity; vendors are responsible for all setup and takedown.

Contact Curt Crowhurst at (828) 400-4541 or crowhurst2@gmail.com


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