About The Show
e are very pleased to announce that our last year in Colts vNeck was a big success, and we look forward to an even more successful show in 2011! The beautiful setting overlooking the lake and polo fields combined with up to 10,000 enthusiastic cus- tomers makes this a "must do show." Our schedule for 2011 reflects our goal to continue to provide high quality events that will increase our market share of the art and craft-buying public. e
The Colts Neck Art & Craft Festival, October, 1, 2, 2011 will be held outside all under big tents at the Bucks Mill Recreation Area on Bucks Mill Road in Colts Neck, New Jersey. The fairgrounds encom- pass 30 acres and includes a lake, polo fields, ball fields and unlimit- ed parking. It is surrounded by horse farms, pumpkin fields, apple orchards and upscale residential communities. The show will have 180 exhibitors, food vendors and live music.
The demographics for the site are impressively similar and show that within 10 miles of each site there is an estimated population of 385,461 with an average household income of $90,179 and a median adult age of 37.8 years.
About the romoter
ulianne Williams started out as an artist and painted in oils and watercolors. In 1970 she founded Woodall/Williams with New York Jets quarterback Al Woodall. In 1973 it became Woodwill Corporation. For the last 40 years she has successful- ly produced quality Art and Craft shows through Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Florida Malls. During summer months she has produced outdoor shows. Woodwill shows attract artists and craftsmen from all over the U.S. Our objective is quality Art and Craft shows that will attract the buying public to come and enjoy the talent and diversity of our exhibitors, thus benefiting our exhibitors.
wenty-four hour security and police protection will be provided.
lectricity is available for all spaces. There will be a fee of $50 per space for electric hook up 300 watts per space. If you need electric, please specify on your application.
Eligibility and Standards
he shows are open to applicants in all art and crafts media. ALL ITEMS FOR SALE MUST BE HANDCRAFT- ED BY THE EXHIBITOR. NO BUY/SELL OR IMPORTS ARE ALLOWED. If your merchandise does not reflect the quality of the photos/slides submitted with this application, you will be asked to remove it. Any Buy/Sell display will be removed and fee not refunded. Displays should enhance the quality of your work. Backdrops and sides are required. One art/craft category per space.
Application and Jurying System
ill out the enclosed application and sign the contract, acknowledging that you have read the show rules and will abide by them.
Along with your completed application/contract, send the following:
A SELF-ADDRESSED, STAMPED ENVELOPE
4 good quality photo/slides
2 of your work; b) 1 of your display; c) 1 of your workshop
$100.00 deposit and a postdated check for the balance to: Woodwill Corp
O. Box 5186
Hauppauge, New York 11788
There are no application deadlines, as shows are juried on a contin- uous basis. However, some categories and space locations fill quick- ly. Avoid disappointment by applying early. If your first choice for a space is not available, any difference will be refunded. Once accepted, the show fees are nonrefundable.
A d v e r t i s i n g & r o m o t i o n i d e s p r e a d a d v e r t i s i n g a n d p r o m o t i o n w i l l b e d o n e t h r o u g h a large direct mailing to a targeted list of over 30,000 art/craft show customers, radio and newspaper ads throughout New Jersey and New York. Postcards will also be available for you to send to your customers. Professional signs are used extensively and flyers are handed out in surrounding areas. Door prize drawings are run and paid for by the promoter on an ongoing basis to continually update the mailing list.
NAME: ________________________________________________ BUSINESS NAME:________________________________________ ADDRESS: ______________________________________________ CITY:___________________________________________________ STATE: _________________________________________________ ZIP: ____________________________________________________ PHONE: ________________________________________________ CELL PHONE:___________________________________________ E-MAIL: ________________________________________________
ART/CRAFT CATEGORY __________________________________ (JEWELRY CATEGORY IS FULL FOR 2011)
N.J. SALES TAX#: ________________________________________
10´ X 10´ inside building (Full W/L)
10´ X 10´ inside tent provided by promoter
´´ 10 X 15 inside tent provided by promoter
´´ 10 X 20 inside tent provided by promoter
Corner space additional
Electricity (300 watt limit) (per space)
COLTS NECK ART & CRAFT FESTIVAL OCTOBER 1, 2, 2011
Deposit: $100.00 Check # Balance: Post dated check of Check #
for July 1, 2011
Pre-registered exhibitors who left a deposit fill out form and return with a post dated check.
Office use only: DATE:
Please read and sign the contract on the back.