+ How do I find out about Porter Flea 2019 Markets?

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+ Location

The Nashville Fairgrounds at 625 Smith Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 (HEATED / INDOOR VENDORS AND ON SITE PARKING)

+ Event Hours

Ticketed Preview Market - Friday, Dec 13th, 6 - 9 PM

Main Market- Saturday, Dec 14th, 10AM-5 PM

+ Admission

Ticketed Preview Market Tickets on sale 11/1[2] // PARKING IS FREE FRIDAY!


Main Market - General Admission is free and all ages //

  • PARKING IS $5!

+ What sort of stuff will be for sale?

Our top juried vendors will offer a unique selection of paper goods, men's & women's apparel, children's apparel/wares, photography, ceramics, illustration, posters, furniture, home goods, jewelry, packaged foods, and beauty.

+ Will I be able to use my credit card for purchases?

We encourage our Vendors to accept credit cards and most have Square, Paypal, or Etsy personal check out capabilities. There will be an ATM onsite.

+ Are pets allowed inside the venue?

No, unfortunately our adored fuzzy friends are not allowed in this venue per their policy.

+ Where should I park?

Parking is now conveniently located outside the venue in a huge parking lot!

+ How can I sponsor Porter Flea 2019?

Check out our Sponsor page for more details. Email matt@porterflea.com for info. NOTE: SPONSORS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO VEND AT EVENT.

+ How do I apply to be a Vendor?

Holiday Applications open on Monday, Sept 9th and close Sunday, October 6th. Vendors will be announced on Monday, October 28th. Sign up for our Newsletter to find out about our next event!

+ What does β€œjuried” mean?

Each completed application is evaluated by a jury selected by Porter Flea. Applicants are judged first and foremost on the quality, creativity, seasonality, 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 close for our Summer Market on midnight Sunday, April 14th. Vendors will be announced on Monday, April 29th.

+ Is booth sharing allowed?

Yes, but no more than 2 to a booth. Please submit one single application uner Booth Share Vendor 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. Both Vendors must be approved by the jury in order to be accepted.

+ 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 hello@porterflea.com. Items must be handmade.

+ What comes with my booth if I am chosen to be a vendor?

Please bring your own table(s) and chair(s) and your own pipe and drape if you plan to hang anything. Note: we do have a wall booth option which will allow for leaning against a wall.

+ How can I apply as a food vendor?

Food Trucks must email matt@porterflea.com for more information.

+ Will electricity and Wi-Fi be available?

Outlets are available in the Vendor Area, so if you need them let us know on your application. Wi-Fi will be available to Vendors.