Vintage & Made Fair® is inspired by indie craft and all things vintage. Nestled on the Dallas County Fairgrounds, in Adel, IA (15 minutes west of West Des Moines). Vintage & Made Fair is an indoor/outdoor market. Featuring antique and vintage home décor, jewelry, handcrafted goods, outdoor accents, seasonal flora, local eats and everything you need to create a vintage and handmade lifestyle. The fair is a two day event where shoppers and vendors can share a love for vintage and indie craft at the Dallas County Fairgrounds, Adel, IA.
Our goal is to empower the creative community by cultivating a knowledge and respect of vintage found items and handcrafted goods while providing a fun shopping environment with fantastic small businesses.
We are now accepting applications for the Spring, Fall and Holiday Vintage & Made Fair Editions. We look forward to hearing from you!
Who can apply to be an exhibitor? We are looking for exhibitors to include:
- Vintage & Antiques
- Vintage clothing
- Vintage jewelry
- Handmade jewelry, jewelry made from vintage components or using other creative items.
- Repurposed items
- Architectural salvage and up-cycled items
- High quality handmade items
- Artisan Local Food
Is this an outdoor/indoor show? The Spring and Fall event space is located on a Fairgrounds with indoor booth rental options as well as outdoor options on the grass. The Holiday Edition is held inside the University of Iowa (Des Moines Campus).
Is the Fair juried? This is a juried event. We take into careful consideration exhibitors based on the quality of product, boutique quality booth display and originality that best represents the intended look and atmosphere of Vintage & Made Fair®. Please apply for our 2018 Vintage & Made Fairs via our online application.
How will I know if I’ve been accepted or not? Please give us up to 10 business days after receiving your application to respond by email about whether or not your application has been accepted.
Once accepted the contract will be mailed to you. The contract and non-refundable deposit is due within 7 business days. The non-refundable deposit will be applied towards your total amount due.
How do I apply?
We are no longer accepting vendor applications for the October 7 & 8 Vintage & Made Fair® so please stay tuned for when the application process is open for the 2018 Vintage & Made Fair dates.