North Carolina Makers Marketplace

The N.C. Makers Marketplace presented by Our State Magazine at the North Carolina Folk Festival features the juried, handmade creations of the finest artists and craftspeople from the North Carolina region.  It includes both deeply traditional crafts and more contemporary artistic expressions rooted in the region’s experience.

55 Artists & Craftspeople were selected to participate in the N.C. Makers Marketplace at the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival!


How do I apply?

All vendor spots in the N.C. Makers Marketplace at the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival have been filled.  If you are an experienced high-volume outdoor event vendor and are interested in participating in the 2019 N.C. Folk Festival (Sept 6-8, 2019), please submit your contact information in the form below.  We will contact you when the application process opens in early 2019.

  • If you'd like to be notified for when next year's applications open, please sign-up below.

Questions?  Email us at marketplace@ncfolkfestival.com.