FAQs for Vendors and Attendees:
How do I find out about Porter Flea 2013 Markets?
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Where will the event be and what time is the event?
Cornelia Fort Airpark, 2641 Airpark Drive, Nashville, TN 37206
VIP Preview Market – Friday, May 31st, Hours 5-8pm (Indoors, Rain or Shine)
Main Market – Saturday, June 1st, 10 AM – 5 PM (Indoors/Outdoors, Rain or Shine), Free admission
Friday, May 31st – $30, Includes Fat Bottom Brewing brews, and local fare, along with a surprises! BUY TICKETS HERE
Saturday, June 1st – FREE
What sort of stuff will be for sale?
Our top juried vendors will offer a unique selection of paper goods, apparel, antiques, artwork, posters, furniture, home goods and jewelry. Does your product not fit into any of these categories? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Will I be able to use my credit card for purchases?
We encourage our vendors to accept credit cards or checks, however some do not have that capability. This decision is up to the individual vendor’s discretion. Please be prepared to pay in cash for most items.
Are pets allowed inside the venue?
Yes, please supervise at all time.
Where should I park?
Metro Police will provide traffic direction inside the Airpark. Parking will not be allowed on surrounding streets.
How do I apply to be a Vendor?
Applications OPEN on March 25th. Check out our Apply page, fill out application and click submit! Remember: the selection committee will only consider completed applications with a paid application fee. Applications are now closed.
What does “juried” mean?
Each completed application is evaluated by a jury selected by Porter Flea. Applicants are judged first and foremost on the quality, creativity, and originality of their wares. Secondary consideration is given to maintaining an eclectic, complementary mix of vendors and artisans; the Porter Flea team is committed to curating a diverse and interesting market to draw the largest number of serious customers. Please note: brand cohesion is IMPORTANT. Your brand must be unified. Get your applications in early!
When is the deadline to apply?
Applications must be received no later than Midnight April 19th. Absolutely no late or incomplete applications will be considered.
Is booth sharing allowed?
Yes, but no more than 2 to a booth. Please submit one single application with all the information for each vendor who will be sharing the space. Please include your shared booth applicant’s info in the about section of the application – name, website, etc.
What is the policy for Art Collectives or Mobile Vendors?
We will allow branded handmade collectives/ mobile vendors to apply. If you have a question about this please email email@example.com. Items must be handmade or vintage.
What comes with my booth if I am chosen to be a vendor?
Bring your own table(s) and chairs. Please bring your own pipe and drape if you plan to hang anything.
How can I apply as a food vendor?
We will allow branded food goods in the main market area. If you would like to apply for one of these booths, please fill out the Vendor application and submit an application fee. If you are a mobile food vendor, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about a premium outdoor parking space for your food truck or trailer.
Will electricity and Wi-Fi be available?
Limited outlets are available in the Vendor Area, so if you need them let us know asap. Smart phones will have access.
How can I sponsor the Porter Flea 2013?
Check out our Sponsor page for more details.
Email email@example.com for info. ***NOTE: SPONSORS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO VEND AT EVENT. ***