Welcome!​

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft show welcomes any and all hand-crafted artisans. We actively look for unique items and look forward to seeing yours!

Why Participate in Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show?

  • We just completed over 44 years of Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Shows touring indoor venues in major markets. The 2017 tour includes Northern & Southern California and Nevada.
  • Our exhibitors are juried for handmade products and we have category limitations to increase your opportunity for success.
  • Climate controlled indoor environment with a concentrated floorplan to insure good traffic flow, as opposed to a rambling street; one set up and tear down and security.
  • The shows range in size from 220-330 exhibits with an 85% exhibitor return rate.
  • A paid gate insures qualified buyers who come to shop for unique items, and enjoy the show experience.
  • One of the largest marketing budgets of all arts and craft shows with extensive efforts in all media — TV, Print, Broadcast and Web. Marketing activity includes an extensive direct mail program of over 350,000 pieces, e-blast bulletins, special promotions & partnerships, and social media networking. Public Relations agents promote both the artists and the shows. We have a captive website audience of thousands of visitors annually.
  • Exhibiting is easy. There are no hidden fees, no application fee, jury or processing fees, and no commission on your sales. Booth pricing is all inclusive and participation comes with many value added services.

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Facts:

  • Each Festival attracts between 13,000-17,000 consumers interested in purchasing new, unique and handmade gifts for any occasion.
  • 87% of our attendees are women shoppers in the important 35-64 demographic.
  • Over 90% of shoppers have attended the show before.
  • Over 75% are looking for new products.
  • Over 80% of shoppers purchase at the show.
  • 65% of shoppers make purchases after the show as well.
  • The average household income of our shoppers is over $85,000.

Rising Star Program

September 8-10, 2017
October 6-8, 2017
October 13-15, 2017
October 27-29, 2017
November 10-12 2017
November 17-19, 2017
November 24-26, 2017
December 1-3, 2017

Rising Stars,


The Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show wants to offer you a special one-time opportunity to exhibit in one of our shows as a Rising Star! We are looking for new artists with unique products who are in the beginning stages of showcasing their hand crafted treasures!


A 10x10 Rising Star booth is $400 and includes: pipe & drape back wall, sidewalls, 500w electrical & a booth ID sign. We offer these booths at close to 50% off original booth pricing (new exhibitor discount certificate does not apply), plus an array of services to help you be successful. The Harvest Festival offers a supportive and enthusiastic environment to help build your business.


To qualify, you must:

  • Be New to the Harvest Festival
  • Offer a product fitting the Harvest Festival marketplace
  • Have 3 years or less experience showcasing your work
  • Send a brief summary outlining your current status as a craftsperson or artist
  • Include the jury criteria sheet with the application and send outlined photographs
  • Adhere to the conditions of the application


2017 Harvest Festival Dates:

Las Vegas       

Ventura          

Del Mar

Pleasanton          

San Mateo     

Sacramento   

San Jose         

Pomona         


Space is limited, only 3 Rising Star booths per show, apply today!


To apply, please fill out the 2017 application indicating which show fits your schedule and your request in consideration for this program. Be sure to include in your summary and a statement explaining the length of time you’ve been selling your work, where, and how. Applications are available on the APPLY tab of our website. You may also contact our Sales Department directly
​at info@harvestfestival.com.