2022 Market of the Macabre Call For Vendors

Apply to Vend at the Market of the Macabre!

Apply to be a vendor among a curated collection of unusual antiques, assorted oddities, vintage items, artwork, and handmade wares at this in-person market produced by the Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries!

*The Market of the Macabre will now be held in May instead of September.*

Deadline for applications: February 25, 2022

Accepted vendors will be notified via email no later than March 7, 2022 and vendor fees are due upon acceptance.

2022 Vendor Fee: $75

Includes:

  • 10’ x 10’ space
  • One parking spot within the cemetery
  • Inclusion on Market event listing on Laurel Hill Cemetery website (www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org)
  • Listing and link on Market of the Macabre website (www.marketofthemacabre.org)
  • Instagram and Facebook promo posts on Market of the Macabre social media

Additional Vendor Information

Add-On Rentals:

  • 6’ table (max of one per vendor): $10
  • Chairs (no max): $2.50 each
  • Tables and chairs are limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis. This will be confirmed with all accepted vendors.

Vendor fees will be collected upon acceptance to vend.

DATE & TIME

The in-person Market will take place on Saturday, May 21 from 12:00 to 5:00 pm, with a rain date of Sunday, May 22 from 12:00 to 5:00 pm at Laurel Hill Cemetery at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132.

Vendor Load In will be between 9:00 and 11:00 am.

THEME

The Market of the Macabre strives to showcase quality makers, artists, and crafters whose work is gothic, dark, witchy, strange, curious, scary, and absurd - the miasma of macabre! Our intent is to promote a diverse array of crafters and artisans as well as community partners.

TYPE OF VENDORS

Examples of what we are looking for:

  • Accessories
  • Bath, Body, & Beauty Products
  • Ceramics
  • Clothing
  • Fiber & Textile Art
  • Glass
  • Home décor
  • Jewelry
  • Leather goods
  • Metalcraft
  • Original artwork and prints
  • Papercraft
  • Taxidermy
  • Toys/Figurines
  • Woodworking

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

  • Submit high-resolution photos. The images you include will be used for promotion.
  • We only accept .jpg or .png format image files in the application. You may not send images in a PDF or Word document.
  • Where asked for on the application, include a short, well-written statement/description of business/products written in the third person on the application.
  • We strongly encourage that you have an online presence (website, Instagram, Facebook, etc.), though it is not required.

SELECTION

This is a curated market. The selection criteria are:

  • Quality of work
  • Fit with the Market of the Macabre theme
  • Variety of mediums and diversity of vendors

Email info@thelaurelhillcemetery.org with additional questions.

Apply Now