Market Vendors

Thank you for your interest in working with the Piedmont Blues Preservation Society (PBPS) to make a great impact on our community! We are excited to provide an opportunity to foster and strengthen our community with quality Crafts, Artwork, Food and Blues Music. Please review the Market Vendor Guidelines before submitting your application.

The PBPS has several events throughout the year that promote local Crafters, Makers and Artists. Check below for our upcoming events open to vendors selling handcrafted items, art, pickled or preserved foods*, or specialty seasonings*, or sauces*.

*All bottled / bagged shelf-stable foods sold in market must be permitted by NC Dept of Agriculture. 

If you are a Food Vendor, please click here

2023 PBPS VENDOR EVENTS

37th ANNUAL CAROLINA BLUES FESTIVAL

This is an annual ticketed event with a Vendor Market, Food Vendors, Community Resources, and Multiple Blues Performances.
We are looking for local Crafters, Makers and Artists with quality handcrafted goods and art.

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2023  2 – 11 PM

2022 CBF Vendor Fees

10’w x 10’d – $50 for Crafters, Makers and Artists 

20’w x 10’d – $80 for Crafters, Makers and Artists

~

10’w x 10’d – $35 for Non-Profit Vendors

(proof of non-profit status required)

~

10’w x 10’d – $100 for Marketing Tables 

20’w x 10’d – $160 for Marketing Tables

(marketing only, advertising commercial business, no sales)

CENTER CITY PARK BLUES & FOODS MARKET

This is a FREE community event with a Vendor Market, Food Vendors, Family Fun & Games, Community Resources, and Live Music.
We are looking for local Crafters, Makers and Artists with quality handcrafted goods and art.

SUNDAY, MAY 21, 2023  1 – 5 PM

RENAISSANCE SHOPS BLUES & FOODS MARKET

From June through October of 2023, we will be holding our series of monthly
PBPS Blues & Foods Markets in the parking lot of The Renaissance Shops at 2521 Philips Avenue.
This is a FREE community event with a Vendor Market, Food Vendors, Family Fun & Games, Community Resources, and Live Music.
We are looking for local Crafters, Makers and Artists with quality handcrafted goods and art.

SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2023  2-6 PM
SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2023  2-6 PM
SUNDAY, AUGUST 20, 2023  2-6 PM
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2023  2-6 PM
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2023  2-6 PM