101st Annual Cherokee Indian Fair Vendor information

June 27, 2013

The Cherokee Fairgrounds is taking names for the food vendor drawing until Friday, Aug. 16 at 4pm.  Food vendors must be 18 years old to qualify for a space or booth. Please submit your name and menu to Frieda Huskey 554-6492 or friehusk@nc-cherokee.com by the deadline.  No exceptions will be made. 

The drawing will be held on Monday, Aug. 19 at 5pm. You must be present at the drawing and pay in cash for your booth on the spot if one is awarded, a receipt will be issued at time of payment. The fee for the food vendor spaces are the total amount for the five-day event. Booths must remain open during stated daily hours of the Fair. Preference will be given to EBCI tribal members for the food booths. The prices for the spaces are as follows:

Food Vendor space outside of the booths 10’x20’ = $250

Booth without fryer = $300

Booth with fryer = $400

The Cherokee Fairgrounds is also taking names for arts and crafts vendor spaces at the 101ST Cherokee Indian Fair. There are a limited number of spaces. Arts and crafts vendors must be 18 years old to qualify for a space. Please submit your name to Frieda Huskey 554-6492 or friehusk@nc-cherokee.com by Friday, Aug. 16 at 4pm. You will be contacted by Friday, Aug. 23 as to whether you receive a space or not. Payment will be expected in cash by 4pm on Friday, Aug. 30 or your space will be forfeited to another vendor. No exceptions will be made.  Spaces are 10’x10’ and will be located on the Exhibit Hall porch at the Cherokee Fairgrounds. The fee is $200 total for each space for the entire five-day event. Booths must remain open during stated daily hours of the Fair.

If food or craft spaces are available after the deadline, the remaining spaces will be first-come, first-served until they are gone.

- Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds