Event Date - Saturday, October 27, 2018 

Vendor Application


Vendor Application due date: 10/5/18



Business Name: _______________________________________ 


Contact Name:________________________________________


Street Address:  _______________________________________


City, State, Zip:________________________________________


Phone:   (_____)_______________________________________






Describe your product or activity, including price range.









Select One -  


 Product Vendor____          Food / Bev. Vendor____                Non-Profit _____

(including packaged foods)       (consumed during show)       (MUST have a children's activity)


I have read the Fallapalooza! 2018 contract on the following pages and agree to the terms and requirements.  If accepted, I give permission to use photos & work descriptions for publicity purposes.



  __________________________________________                          ________________

                                   Signature                                                            Date



Fallapalooza! Contract 

All Participants:

1. I agree to comply with all local and state regulations for fire, safety, and health.

2. I will provide Bennington Downtown Alliance with a copy of VT Tax ID available at:


3. I will abide by set-up and take-down rules as stipulated by Bennington Downtown Alliance and          remain set-up for the duration of the event (11am-3pm).

4. I agree to provide my own weighted tent & displays.

5. I agree not to hold the Bennington Downtown Alliance, its officers or employees responsible or          liable for any accident, injury, damage, theft or destruction occurring in relation to                              Fallapalooza!.  Insurance for such loss, damage, or injury will be my sole responsibility.

6. I understand and agree that Bennington Downtown Alliance has the right to remove, without 

    refund or recourse, any exhibitor
 misrepresents him/herself or his/her product.

7. Any participant not in place one hour before Fallapalooza! opens will forfeit their right to exhibit
refund or recourse.

8. If my check is returned due to insufficient funds, I agree to replace it with a money order or teller’s

    check with a $35 service fee or forfeit my spot at Fallapalooza!.  I understand that Bennington

    Downtown Alliance has the right to amend or add to the rules pertaining to and

   governing Fallapalooza! at any time. 

    Additions or amendments will be circulated to participants in writing.  Interpretation of

   Fallapalooza! rules by Bennington Downtown Alliance are final.
9. Refunds will not be given if sales do not meet your expectations.  Similarly, additional charges
    will not 
apply if sales exceed expectations.


Product Vendor and Food / Bev. Vendor Participants:

1. All products displayed and sold at my Fallapalooza! booth have been listed in the description


 Food Court Participants:

1. I agree to provide garbage containers and to remove all trash at the close of Fallapalooza!.

2. Electrical power is not available. I agree to provide for any electrical needs by use of a VERY QUITE, NON-FUMING generator.  Any vendor with loud or fume creating generators will be removed from show. - IF YOU CAN'T HAVE A CONVERSATION STANDING NEXT TO IT, IT'S TOO LOUD. 

3. I agree to acquire all applicable licenses and adhere to all local health code requirements.


Important Information


  • All spaces are outdoors. Show is rain or shine!
  • The BDA Events Committee, Staff, and/or Directors will approve all applications.
  • No refunds after October 5, 2018.  All Not-for-profit vendors must provide the BDA with a copy of their 501(c)(3) determination.


Fallapalooza! 2018 Rates & Vendor Categories 


  •    Artisan/Crafter                      Before Due Date           After Due Date - Oct 5th
      10'x10'space                                               $75                                       $100
    10'x20'space                                               $100                                     $150
    *This rate does not apply to "eat-at-show" food vendors or not-for-profits        



  •   VIP Artisan/Crafter*                Before Due Date           After Due Date - Oct 5th
  •   10'x10' space                                               $50                                     $100
    10'x20' space                                               $75                                       $150

    VIP Artisan/Crafter Discount
           Available only to For-Profit Artisan/Crafters who participated in Mayfest 2018 or Fallapalooza 2017.
     Application and payment MUST be received by deadline of Oct 5, 2018   


  •   Food/Beverage Vendor*          Before Due Date            After Due Date - Oct 5th

           10'x15'space                                                $100                                    $150     
           10'x30'space                                                $150                                    $175
*This rate is for vendor food that is consumed at the show, not jellies, sauces, etc... 



  •   501(c)(3) Booth*                Before Due Date           After Due Date - Oct 5th
     10'x10'space                                                 $50                                    $100
                        *501(c)(3) Not-for-Profit booth requirements       
  • 501(c)(3) MUST host an activity at the booth (you may charge a fee for activity).
  • Informational material and swag may be distributed.
  • You must provide a copy of your 501(c)(3) determination with application.            



Booth Fee Chart 






Artisan/Crafter (1 space)



Artisan/Crafter (2 spaces)



VIP Artisan/Crafter (1 space) 



VIP Artisan/Crafter (2 spaces)



Food/Beverage (1 space)



Food/Beverage (2 spaces)



501(c)(3)   (1 space) 



501(c)(3)   (2 spaces)




How to Apply


  1. Complete and sign the upper portion of the application. 
  1. Make check payable to Better Bennington Corporation.

     3.   Send signature page of application, booth fee, and required permits and forms in one envelope.

                                                                            Mail to:

                                               Bennington Downtown Alliance

215 South Street

Bennington, Vermont 05201



Contact Info

 Phone:      802-442-5758

   Contacts:   Diane Perry, Administrative Coordinator

                                                                     John Shannahan, Executive Director



Fallapalooza! is a production of the Bennington Downtown Alliance
whose mission is t
o lead and support public and private efforts that promote and enhance downtown as the vital commercial and cultural heart of the community.

Better Bennington Corporation
215 South Street
Beautiful Bennington, Vermont 05201

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