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17th Street Market

Enrichmond festivals are family-friendly events, meant to inspire a strong sense of community in our diverse surrounding neighborhood. All of our festivals serve as fundraisers supporting our mission and programs.

2018 Festival Season

All festivals take place in Shockoe Bottom, in and around the 17th Street Market:
100 N 17th St., Richmond VA 23219.

There is free street parking available on every street surrounding the location (18th, Franklin, and Grace), as well as paid CityParking lots in the immediate vicinity. Please visit the CityParking website to search their locations.

Festival Vendor Application

The 2018 festival season is upon us! We look forward to working with you to make this year’s festivals the best yet. The buttons below will direct you to our Vendor Application and our Vendor Handbook.

The details:

  • Our 2018 Festival Schedule:
    • Bacon Festival                           Saturday, June 23, 2018
    • Richmond Dog Festival           Saturday, September 29, 2018
    • Brunswick Stew & Stout          Saturday, October 27, 2018
    • Cider Celebration                      Saturday, November 10, 2018
    • Shockoe on the Half Shell       Saturday, November 17, 2018 (rescheduled from Sept.)
  • Food vendors are encouraged to break new ground & get creative on their menus with festival themes.
  • We are actively seeking vegetarian options and RVA-based artisans for all festivals.
  • Please submit an individual application for each festival.
  • Please note that the Handbook and Application have been updated as of August 1, 2018, including an updated fee schedule.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding the Application or Handbook.

Event Manager, Liza Newell
(804) 506-3079