FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Strathcona Artisan Market?
Strathcona Artisan Market is a resident-led, low-barrier event where local artisans and food-makers have an opportunity to showcase and sell their creations. In addition, we are also offering a buskers festival, kids’ art activities, artist workshops and live demonstrations and delicious homemade food and snacks. lively, This family-friendly event celebrates creativity and art for all, while empowering local neighbourhood artisans in their livelihoods!
When is the Strathcona Artisan Market?
Strathcona Artisan Market is an outdoor event held on Saturday September 7 2019, from 10am-7pm.
Where is the Strathcona Artisan Market?
Our outdoor venue is located on the 400-block of Princess Avenue, in between E. Hastings and E. Pender streets.
I am a local artisan. How can I apply?
You can fill in the “Vendor Application Form” and we will be in touch with you!
I make food. Do you accept food vendors?
Absolutely! You can fill in the “Vendor Application Form” and we will be in touch with you!
Does the Strathcona Artisan Market profit from vendor sales?
No. Through funding sources and volunteers, we are hosting this market free-of-charge for local vendors.
How much space does each vendor receive?
Depending on the vendor’s needs, half to one 10” table.
Is there parking in the area?
Yes. Parking is readily available in the surrounding Strathcona area.
How much does it cost to attend the market?
There is no entry cost to the market - i.e., it’s free!
Can I only pay by cash?
We will also have an option for debit and credit card payments.
Is the venue wheelchair accessible?
Who is Strathcona Artisan Market organized by?
The Strathcona Artisan Market is organized by a group of local residents who believe in our neighbourhood and are passionate about providing opportunities for artists and creatives experiencing barriers to employment. You can learn more about our team here.