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United Arts Council

Call for Artists: WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest in Fuquay-Varina

Join us Memorial Day Weekend 2017 for an Artist & Merchant Village that will take place as part of the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest in Fuquay-Varina!  Over 80,000 visitors during three days to see and BUY your work!  

Only 100 booth spaces will be available, and applications are already being accepted for those spaces.

The Merchant Village will have a NEW LOCATION this year at the festival. 
We will have signage, extended merchant hours (same as the festival hours), opportunities to add electricity, on-site lockable storage, closer vendor parking, and many more improvements.
We hope you will consider joining us this year!
More information about the 2017 Merchant Village at the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest.

Once we receive your application, we will then send you a link to complete your application with payment.

Prices are as follows:
From 1/1/2017-3/31/2017, each 10'x10' space is $500. 
After 4/1/2017, each 10'x10' space is $600. 
At an additional price, you can also add the following if needed, 10x10 tent rental, onsite lockable storage, and electricity.
The WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest is an admission-free event dedicated to remembering our fallen military service men and women and honoring our veterans through a celebration of freedom. When the balloons aren't flying, guests will enjoy a wide variety of North Carolina-based foods along with NC State Fair inspired foods (40+ different food lines are planned), take in live local and regional musicians, field games for all ages, the Artist/Merchant Village, and more.  

For more information please contact Elisabeth Boyles 919-805-1287 or email lispremierj@gmail.com.
Please email lispremierj@gmail.com after you have applied, this will speed up the process.

410 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 170
Raleigh NC 27603

Phone: (919) 839-1498
Fax: (919) 839-6002