Handcrafted Artist

Are you a handcrafted artist?  Are you interested in showcasing and selling your handmade art, jewelry, pottery, jelly and jams or any other specialty product made by hand?  If yes, you can participate in any following event at a discounted rate.

Please note:  This discount is not applicable for Food Vendors or Commercial Vendors.


Below are a list of the events that are most appropriate for artists and the price:

Friday-Saturday, October 21-22, 2016
Billy Moore Days (Resident Appreciation Night/GAIN)

Billy Moore Days is BACK!  And, just in time to celebrate Avondale’s 70th Anniversary.
This 2-day event features the GAIN/RAN event with City Departments showcasing their services on the 21st, a parade on the 22nd, and a 2-day carnival all in one spectacular event.
Location:  Western Avenue
Estimated attendance: 8,000+
Time: Oct. 21, 5-9 p.m.; Oct. 22, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.
Price: $35

Saturday, December 3, 2016
Avondale Winterfest

Celebrate the holidays on Western Avenue.  This historic street comes alive with arts & craft booths, live entertainment, food vendors, kids activities including snow in the park!  Mr. & Mrs. Claus will flip the switch to light up the street and picture opportunities.
Location: Western Avenue, Avondale
Time: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Attendance: 5,000+
Price: $35


Saturday, February 25, 2017 
Tale of Two Cities Parade & Festival – An International Celebration

Celebrating the diversity of cultures from around the world this event will incorporate parade floats, food, arts & crafts and live entertainment.  The parade will begin at 10:00 am down Thomas Road between Litchfield and Dysart.  It will culminate with a festival on campus at Estrella Mountain Community College.  ARTISTS MUST PROVIDE THEIR OWN WHITE CANOPY, TABLE & CHAIRS FOR THIS EVENT ONLY.  If you do not have a white canopy we can rent you one for an additional $60.
Hosted by the City of Avondale, City of Goodyear and Estrella Mountain Community College
Location: Estrella Mountain Community College
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Attendance: 7,000+
Price: $35 with your own WHITE Canopy, $100 we will provide you with a WHITE Canopy, 1 table & 2 chairs.

Saturday & Sunday, March 4 -5, 2017
Tres Rios Nature Festival

This unique festival focuses on the rich diversity of wildlife, habitat, history and culture of the Gila River drainage.  It features kayaking, canoeing, fishing, bird watching, and hiking.  The Festival also incorporates live entertainment, food and much more attracting more than 7,000 people to enjoy the great outdoors.
Hosted by the City of Avondale and Arizona Game & Fish
Location: Base & Meridian Wildlife Recreation Area (7602 S Avondale Blvd)
Time: 10 am – 4 pm each day
Attendance: 4,000+
Price: $35

Saturday, April 8, 2017
KidFest!  A Celebration of the Young Child

Join us as we celebrate the Week of the Young Child – Families will enjoy bounce activities, entertainment, services and programing geared toward young children, food and lots of fun for the whole family.
Hosted by the City of Avondale and United Way
Location: TBD
Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Attendance: 3,000
Price: $35

Saturday, May 5, 2017
Avondale Fiesta

Celebrate Cinco de Mayor with a street festival complete with entertainment including Mariachis, Ballet Folklorico Esperanza and more.  A Salsa tasting contest and a unique selection of Mexican foods will be available for purchase.
Location: Western Avenue
Time: 5 pm- 8pm
Attendance: 3,000
Price: $35