How to Sell at the Festival

Join the growing list of vendors who have enjoyed the success of the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival! Application now available.


2022 was a great year for the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival, in large part to the diverse and talented vendors selling their wares. More than 7,000 people attended over two days and the festival won high praise from guests for the quality of the performances and the high-quality goods available from the vendors.

Our vendor rates are well-researched and are a value to vendors for a festival of this size and character. Rates vary depending on business-type and discounts are available for early commitments.

We are looking for artisans to exhibit their handmade crafts or period games, rides, and activities that complement our festival theme.
Examples of such wares are:
– Armor & Weaponry
– Candles
– Clothing & Costumes
– Costume Rental
– Dolls & Puppets
– Drinking Vessels
– Footwear
– Games & Toys
– Glass & Pottery
– Hair & Body Art
– Hats & Masks
– Jewelry
– Leather
– Metal & Pewter
– Mixed Media
– Musical Instruments
– Psychic Readings
– Scents & Soaps
– Sculpture
– Souvenirs
– Specialties
– Wood