Information for Artisans

The 2018 show is full and we have a stand-by list. Please watch the website for the 2019 applications to be posted later this year. 


Please see below for Frankfort Fall Festival 2018 Artisan Applications.  Be sure to carefully read all details and make certain you include all necessary photos and documentation with your application.

Click the link below to download our brochure
All Applications MUST be accompanied by the filing fee.

Be advised that the Frankfort Fall Festival is a juried show.

There is no buy-sell permitted.
Below you will find the application as well as other pertinent information. Should you have additional question please email or call 815-469-3356


Application Details

Click Below for a Fillable Application and Contract Details


Applications should be sent to:

Frankfort Chamber of Commerce

123 Kansas Street

Frankfort, IL  60423

Checklist when sending in your application

1. A Self-Addressed, Letter-sized envelop with return postage affixed

2. A fully completed application Signed and dated (after reading contract)
(available as a fillable PDF above)

3. A signed and dated work certification and hold harmless
(page two of application)

4. Photos of booth display(1), work in progress (3-5), work area (1), & finished product

(photos must be clean & high quality, keep in mind these are what we use in our jury process)

5. $50 Application fee (non-refundable)

Liability Insurance

All Artisans are REQUIRED to carry proof of Liability Insurance while participating in the Frankfort Fall Festival. The Frankfort Chamber of Commerce MUST be named on the insurance. Artisans that do not have their own insurance may purchase coverage through the Frankfort Fall Festival. Contact the Chamber for more information.

Artisan Parking

Artisans will be given a Parking Pass at set-up. This pass must be displayed on the driver's side windshield at all times. Only one vehicle per Artisan will be allowed in the lots listed below. No Trailer/RV parking is allowed on residential streets. All violators WILL BE TOWED. All vehicles must be off of the Fall Fest grounds by 9:00 a.m. Any Artisans not set-up by 10:00 a.m. will forfeit their space. A shuttle van will be available from the Fall Festival grounds to the Artisan parking lots during exhibiting hours. A map showing Artisan parking lots will be available August 15, 2018.

Artisan Lots Available 

Frankfort Terrace Nursing Home Lot - No oversized vehicles will be allowed

Locust Street Lot - Any sized vehicle will be allowed

Arriving & Entry

Friday Entry information will be sent by August 15, 2018 
Saturday Entry information will be sent by August 15, 2018 

Upon arrival Artisans will receive the following:
Department of Revenue (Special Event tax collection report & payment coupon)
Frankfort Fall Festival Guide
Frankfort Fall Festival Map
Instructions for dumpster use
Parking Pass
Tear down instructions
Tax Chart