Northern Oaks Decor Company artisan stands in her Maker Marketplace tent with elaborately patterned oak panels.

The North Carolina Folk Festival is excited to announce that applications for the 2020 Makers Marketplace are now open. The festival will be accepting applications through the web-service Acceptd

Leather bag artesian gestures as she speaks to a customer on the other side of her booth at the Maker Marketplace.

Application Deadline

Monday, March 2nd, 2020 at 11:59 pm. 

Not sure how to apply? A guide to applying via Acceptd account can be found here.

The Application Guidelines and Terms and Conditions are available from our application page, and from the application itself. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance/non-acceptance by Monday, March 23, 2020. 

Questions? Email the festival –