Street Vendors

Street vendors are the lifeblood of a street fair. Get the skinny on how to get them, communicate with them and make your fair their most desired street fair to be at.


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You’ve got a great street fair, now how do you find the profit centers inherent in event promotions. Street Fairs can be a catalyst for terrific fundraisers. Community assets create options. Fundraising starts by considering the assets of your community. To find the best option, try multiple approaches based on who, or what, […]

Fundraising Street Fair Profit Centers


Business represent the EPCC
Despite the bad rap 82nd Avenue continues to get from City organizers, there really is a fantastic event coming up soon on the Avenue. Check out the 11th Annual 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade on Saturday, April 29th. Organized by the 82nd Avenue of Roses Business Association, last year’s parade featured over […]

82nd Avenue of Roses Parade Pulls People into East Portland




It’s a beautiful day in Monterey! I’m heading over to the California Main Street Conference to make a presentation on Street Fairs! Can’t wait to share more about how to build community and raise money through street fairs planning and production. Street fairs raise visibility and awareness, literally putting your […]

California Main Street Conference 2017


Food vendors are in demand at Street Fairs
Street fairs feature colorful, generally local vendors, as well as entertaining activities that provide a tantalizing glimpse of experiences yet to be discovered in the area. Attendees expect to see street vendors at Street Fairs. The trick is making their presence an added benefit because the fees that vendors pay […]

Curating Street Fair Vendors


Presentation slides and information from BAM Vendor Talk: Vendor Talk Presentation     Wednesday, 4/27/16, 5:30-6:30pm (networking starts at 5:00pm) EvolTwin Printing, 7945 NE Alberta St., Portland OR Street vendors not only generating activities, they provide necessary revenue. Vendor booth fees help pay for a fair while adding fun, local products, real […]

Vendor Talk Focus on Finding Quality Street Vendors for Festivals