Applications for the Handmade Arcade Holiday Market are NOW OPEN!

Applications close: August 21, 2022, at 11:59 PM (EST)

Cost to Apply: $20 non-refundable fee*

The Holiday Market is Handmade Arcade’s longest-running and largest event. Consistently drawing about 10,000 shoppers each year, this two-day in-person market features a wide range of makers from Western Pennsylvania and beyond.

The Holiday Market will take place on December 2-3 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Downtown Pittsburgh.

Check out these other opportunities to participate in the 2022 Holiday Market!

Youth Maker Program Applications: Makers between the ages of 13 and 20 can apply to join our 2022 Youth Maker Cohort!

Hands-on Handmade Applications: Creatives of all kinds can apply to create an interactive experience at the Holiday Market.

Applications open now through August 21

Who can apply?

Makers, crafters, and artists of all levels are encouraged to apply! From emerging makers to year-round professionals, Handmade Arcade has vendor spaces for everyone. New or emerging maker? We recommend applying for a Craft Corridor space to benefit from a reduced vendor fee, pre-event assistance, and more. Products must be handmade, hand-crafted, or represent the artist’s personal creation.

Handmade Arcade is committed to making sure all makers have an opportunity to apply.

Where to start?

Before applying, please be sure to read through all of the Holiday Market FAQ’s including: 

After reviewing the Holiday Market FAQs, simply follow these Application Instructions.

(We recommend keeping the instructions page open in a new window while completing the application.) 

*If the application fee presents a barrier to participation, visit our application fee assistance form to receive a coupon.

Questions? Please contact

Applications open now through August 21