“The 28th Annual North Carolina Seafood Festival is now accepting applications for Arts, Crafts, Food, and Wine Vendor Exhibitors”
The NC Seafood Festival’s vendors will be open during the following times:
Friday, October 3 – 12:00 noon until 8:00 pm or later
Saturday, October 4 – 10:00 am until 8:00 pm or later
Sunday, October 5 – 11:00 am until 5:00 pm
The North Carolina Seafood Festival attracts over 180,000 people each year and accommodates 150 arts and crafts and 60 food vendors along the Waterfront section in Morehead City. During the past 27 years, the Seafood Festival has grown to become the largest festival east of Raleigh. Each year the Festival strives to produce the best event possible. The North Carolina Seafood Festival is a top award winning Festival including the Southeast Tourism Society Shining Example Award Winner “Best Event in the Southeast, Overall Best Event of the Year, the Green Award, plus many more. If you are looking for marketing/sponsorship opportunities, please call the NC Seafood Festival office at 252-726-6273.
For vendor applications, click on the appropriate category and print. To receive a $25.00 Early Bird Discount, applications must be received by April 1, 2014. Deadline for receiving applications is June 2, 2014. While completing your application, please be sure that you include all of the documentation requested by the Festival. Applications will not be considered unless all documents are included. Please do not send cash and money orders through the mail. If you wish to pay by credit card, please note on your application that you will submit your credit card number upon acceptance by the NCSF Vendor Committee.
As a vendor in the North Carolina Seafood Festival it is the expectation of the Board that every person working in your both will do their best to serve every guest with honor, dignity and respect. In addition, we expect vendors to treat other vendors as well as volunteers and members of the Seafood Festival Board in the same manner. Our goal as a Board is that you will be a “Raving Fan” of the Seafood Festival and that you will join us in making each guest to the Festival a Raving Fan as well. In doing so, we together will protect and build the long term viability of the Festival. Failure to comply with our hospitality expectations can result in vendors being asked not to participate in future NC Seafood Festivals.
If at any point you believe you have been handled in a way that does not reflect the spirit of this hospitality agreement or you have seen other vendors act in a manner detrimental to the spirit of this agreement, we ask that you send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Board will review all submissions and respond by the end of October.
The NC Seafood Festival
Board of Directors
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