American Craft Show, Baltimore

American Craft Show, Baltimore

Application details: Applications for 2018 are closed.

 

2018 American Craft Shows

 


The Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland is home to the Council’s flagship show, now in its 42nd year. This highly competitive and prestigious show is a must-attend event for wholesale buyers and the public, attracting artists, buyers, and craft appreciators from across the United States.

Jury notifications will be emailed in late September of 2017.

Please note: There are three separate sections in the Baltimore show: wholesale-only, wholesale/retail, and retail-only. Each is considered to be a separate portion of the show and should be applied to separately. Artists may apply to any or all sections of the show and are eligible to exhibit only in the sections to which they apply and are accepted. Note how many booths are available in each section of the show when considering your application choices.

Show dates
February 21 – 22, 2018 (wholesale)
February 23 – 25, 2018 (retail)

Move-in dates
Wholesale and wholesale/retail sections: February 19 – 20, 2018
Retail section: February 21 – 22, 2018

Show size
Wholesale-only section: 150 exhibitors
Wholesale/retail section: 350 exhibitors
Retail-only section: 300 exhibitors Booths and fees 
 



Wholesale-only (two days)
10 x 10 ft. $1,200
15 x 10 ft. $1,800

Corner booths: $300 additional
Perimeter corner (corner booth on wall): $150 additional
 



Wholesale/retail (two days wholesale/three days retail)
10 x 10 ft. $2,040
15 x 10 ft. $3,060
20 x 10 ft. $4,080
20 x 5 ft. $2,840 (includes two corner fees)

Corner booths: $400 additional
Perimeter corner (corner booth on wall): $200 additional
 



Retail-only (three days)
10 x 10 ft. $1,425
15 x 10 ft. $2,140
20 x 10 ft. $2,850
20 x 5 ft. $2,225 (includes two corner fees)

Corner booths: $400 additional
Perimeter corner (corner booth on wall): $200 additional
 

**A $65 facility service fee will be added to each booth contract. (This is charged as a separate fee in order for all artists to pay an equal amount regardless of booth size; for facility services such as custodial and in-house building security.) 

For information on eligibility, the application process, and show policies, read our full 2018 prospectus. We hope you will join us for what promises to be a spectacular season showcasing the highest quality craft in the country.