Monday, April 14, 2008

The SoWa Open Market

Deadline: Unspecified

The SoWa Open Market

540 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA
Sundays, May 18 - October 26, 2008

The SoWa Open Market offers a shopping experience like no other in Boston. The Market hosts a wide variety of vendors, whether you're looking for hand-crafted accessories, original art, antiques or just a fresh loaf of bread, you'll find painters, sculptors, photographers, clothing and jewelry designers, milliners, handbag designers, house wares, antique dealers, florists, bakers, local farmer's produce, and much more every week!

The Sowa Open Market is a juried show. All applicants will be reviewed for acceptance. It is our goal to have a wide variety of products offered at the Market with little or no duplication.

Artists and artisans - All artwork and crafts must be hand made using original designs.

How to Participate
There are two ways you can be a vendor at the Sowa Open Market, either as a reserved or unreserved vendor. Please note: as this is a juried show you are required to submit 3 photos of your work for review.

Two vendors may share space at the Market. However both parties must submit applications and be approved.

Vendor Fees
Reserved Spaces (per Sunday)
10’X10’ - $50
10’X20’ - $85 (good for antique and food vendors)

Unreserved Spaces (per Sunday)
10’X10’ - $75 – paid day of event
10’X10’ - $100 – paid day of event

Student Rates
Reserved Spaces (per Sunday)
10’X10’ – $25

Unreserved Spaces (per Sunday)
10’X10’ - $35

In order to receive this rate, applicants must send a photocopy or digital scan of their current student ID. Please include the following information in your application: college name, year, major and contact information for your school's administration office. Students applying must be 25 and under and enrolled full time in a credited art institute or college. Part time or continuing ed students will not be eligible for this discount. Click here to apply online.

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For questions regarding the Market:
Phone - 617.481.2257
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