9/18/2019 Check back soon, sign up for our mailing list below or text “STRANGEFOLKAPPS” to 55222 for vendor alerts.

Our entire 2020 schedule has been confirmed. Updated applications will be posted shortly!

Operating Details

Strange Folk Festival is 13-year-running nationally recognized indie craft show known for its eclectic variety of artists, indie makers, designers, and vintage curators. We are entering our 3rd season hosting outdoor events in beautiful Carondelet Park! Attendance in September has ranged from 10,000-20,000 annually over the last decade. The festival is branded, styled, and operated by it’s original founder, Autumn Wiggins, with creative and logistical contributions by many supportive individuals and entities. Check out a collection of over 4,000 photos of #strangefolkfestival on Instagram to see all the makers, fun, and fur babies for yourself.  

Text “strangefolkapps” to 55222 for links to online forms when annual event applications go live,and once more prior to deadlines.

Info for Food Vendors

Be you great big BBQ trailer or humble lemonade stand, we may be interested in having you at Strange Folk! We curate our selection of food/drink vendors each year, accept cuisine types on a first-come-first-serve basis, and will be in contact promptly after you fill out the application. Applications for 2020 events will be added shortly.

Offbeat Proposals

Square peg in a round hole? We’ve had everything from The Oscar Meyer Weinermobile to 3D printer demos, yarn bombers, and flying trapeze lessons over the years. What unique experience can your group or company bring to the fest? Tell us about it! 

Volunteer Mailing List

We’re not sure what we’d do without you! At this time it’s uncertain where you’ll be needed most, as the festival works with groups and sponsors to fill many duties. Anyways, do you like riding in golf carts? Sign up and we’ll email you as soon as our needs are assessed.

Vendor Packages

Eligible returning vendors can secure upfront acceptance, bypass application fees and save over $300 in annual vendor fees by signing up for Vendor Sponsorship.