Become a Vendor

We are so excited to hear that you are interested in showcasing your work at Strawberry Swing’s Indie Craft Fair!  It is because of your insane creativity and love for the handmade movement that our houses are beautiful, our lives are inspired and Strawberry Swing is a success – so thank you.

THE 8TH ANNUAL SUMMER SWING!

In partnership with Cumulus Media (Oldies 95, 101 The Fox, 95.7 The Vibe, Magic 107.3, X 105.1, 102.5 Jack FM and more!) and KC Wine Co./KC Pumpkin Patch, The Strawberry Swing is proud to present The 8th Annual Summer Swing.  This year will be something special: KC Wine Co. has planted more than an ACRE of Sunflowers and they will bloom THIS WEEKEND for all our vendors and guests to see.  We’ll set up The Swing next to KC Wine. Co in the grass, cuz, you know:  wine, wine slushies, cider and FUN.  And best of all: IT’S FREE TO ATTEND!  AND WE HAVE WAIVED APPLICATION FEES, SO GET YER CRAFT ON AND APPLY TODAY!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY AS A HANDMADE OR VINTAGE VENDOR AT THE SUMMER SWING


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KANSAS CITY CHALK & WALK POP-UP!

The Non-Profit Kansas City Chalk & Walk Festival will ring in it’s 11th year in 2018 and we are popping-up in Crown Center Square to help them celebrate!  Their mission is to promote awareness and appreciation of the arts within the community.  Artists will be creating murals with chalk on the brick walkways, we’ll have food trucks, live music, tons of kids activities, and our curated Makers & Shakers there to celebrate the arts outdoors in Crown Center in the heart of downtown KCMO.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY AS A CRAFT MAKER AT OUR CHALK WALK POP-UP


FALL OPEN SPACES SWOPE

OPEN SPACES “THE WEEKEND” POP-UP!

We have partnered with Open Spaces KC and will be popping-up during The Weekend, Oct 13-14th at The Village in Swope Park! Open Spaces will celebrate diversity, community, artistic expression and creative innovation.  From Mayor James: “For 9 weeks, from August 25 to October 28, 2018, Open Spaces will transform Kansas City’s parks, urban spaces, galleries, performance halls and outdoor stages into a citywide showcase of the world’s most creative and innovative works of art and performances. The Exhibition, which encompasses Open Space’s citywide installations, will host leading regional, national and international contemporary visual artists. Kansas City’s finest architects and artists will come together to build custom structures that will house The Village in Swope Park. The Village will be Open Space’s main hub, featuring exhibitions, performances, and events each weekend. At The Village, Kansas City will come together for Open Spaces’ headline event, The Weekend, October 12-14. The Weekend will feature visual art, music, dance, theatre, film, poetry and culinary arts and celebrate unity and social change through art. And, finally, through The Expanded Field, Open Spaces will highlight even more events, exhibitions, and activities throughout the city hosted by Kansas City’s thriving arts organizations and its thriving arts community.”

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO AND TO APPLY AS A MAKER AT OUR OPEN SPACES POP-UP!


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THE 8TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY SWING!

Saturday & Sunday, December 1st & 2nd from 10-6 at historic Union Station.  We are {so} excited to return to Kansas City’s most beautiful holiday destination with our handmade holiday shopping experience: The Holiday Swing.  Mark your calendars for this festive weekend.  This year, we’ll have a cash bar {holla!}, a maker mixer, and TWO DAYS of shopping and meeting the best makers in the Midwest.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO AND TO APPLY TO THE HOLIDAY SWING!


JOINT APP

CLICK HERE TO APPLY TO BOTH OUR OCTOBER OPEN SPACES POP-UP AND THE HOLIDAY SWING AT THE SAME TIME!


Because we receive many more applications than we can accept and to keep the items offered at the fair within our quality standards, every fair is juried.  The application fee or jurying fee covers the expenses associated with jurying candidates, as well as the administrative costs of processing applications and approvals, etc.   Application fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.  More info can be found in the application.  Booth fees are refunded if you notify us 8 weeks before the event.  If you notify us up to 4 weeks before the event, you will receive a 50% refund of your booth fee.  After 4 weeks, there will be no issue refunded.