Applications are now open for merchandise vendors for the 2021 August Festival
Dates: August 5 - 8, 2021
Location: El Rancho Manana, Richmond MN
Hours: Thursday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 11 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Setup: Daily by 9 a.m.
Check-In: Vendors will check in at the Front Gate to receive badges and space assignment.
Expected Attendance: approximately 4000 - all ages, including children
Payment: Can be made online or by check. If paying by check, mail to the address below. Note that registration is NOT complete until payment is received and all payments must be received by July 23rd, 2021.
Equipment: Vendor provides own table and chairs
Cost: $250 for a 12x12 ft. space (contact us if more space is needed)
Security: Security is provided by onsite local police but vendor area is not specifically secured.
Load In/Out: Booths must be setup by 10 a.m. Thursday and must be removed between 3 - 5 p.m. on Sunday. Vehicles are only allowed in vendor area before 9 a.m. each day for restocking.
Ticketing: Two weekend tickets and non-utility camping are provided with vendor space. Additional tickets are available for purchase.
Questions: Contact Vendor Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org; or call Mabel Houle at 612 770 6804
Space is limited.
Mail check (made out to Minnesota Bluegrass) to:
Attn: August Fest Vendor Payment
PO Box 16408
Minneapolis MN 55416
Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music AssociationP.O. Box 16408, Minneapolis, MN email@example.com
Our Mission: To preserve and promote bluegrass and old-time stringband music in and around the state of Minnesota.