FREQUENTELY ASKED QUESTIONS (VENDORS)
Q: When are where are the Fall For Local™ Markets held?
A: Our 2018 Season Dates are: (Spring Market) April 29 & 30, 2018, (Fall) September 29 & 30, 2018 and (Holiday) December 8 & 9, 2018. The event takes place at The Pipe Shop Venue at The Shipyards, North Vancouver, British Columbia. The building is 9,300 sq. ft. restored heritage building on the City’s waterfront.
Q: I don't live in Vancouver, BC. Can I still apply?
A: Yes! We’re all about supporting entrepreneurs from all over. If you are a local business in another city we’d love to hear from you.
Q: How can I apply?
A: Applications for each Fall For Local™ Markets open ~2-3 months before the event date. Application are open to everyone. You can apply by filling out an application form on our "apply" page of our website. Select on the date you would like to apply for.
Q: Does it cost anything to apply?
A: Nope, applications to our Fall For Local™ Markets are FREE!
Q: How much does it cost to participate?
A: If you get accepted there is a fee of $315 + gst to participate.
Q: When will I know if I'm accepted or not?
A: You will be notified approximately one week after the application deadline whether you’ve been accepted or not. NOTE: Remember to check your junk mail folder. We do love each and everyone of you, however due to the heavy amount of applications than available spaces we can only squeeze in a selected few.
Q: How much space do I get?
A: Each vendor has access to 6' x 4'of floor space.
Q: Can I rent tables and chairs?
A: Yes! We have tables, chairs and linens available to rent for an additional fee. Please select your rental requirements on the application form.
Q: I've been accepted, now what?
A: Congratulations! You will be asked to provide payment via e-transfer. You will have 7 days to proceed with the payment. If we do not receive payment within that timeframe, you will forfeit your spot.
Q: Bummer, I wasn't chosen as a vendor now what?
A: Shucks! Our Fall For Local™ Markets are highly competitive and we have limited space — we love each and everyone of you and wish we could fit everyone! If you didn't make the list, you will be automatically added to the waitlist. Don't get discouraged and try again next time.
Q: What if I need to cancel?
A: Please let us know immediately if you need to cancel. However if you cancelled after acceptance, fees are non-refundable and non-negotiable.
Q: I have a few more questions. How can I get in touch?
A: If you have any other questions please contact us here and we will do our best to get back to you asap.