Vendor applications open for West Columbia markets

West Columbia has announced vendor applications are now open for the 2024 Meeting Street Artisan Markets.

The seasonal market, located under the pavilion at 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia, in the Interactive Art Park, invites local makers, artists, and vendors to showcase their original arts, crafts, fresh produce, and locally prepared food in a boutique shopping atmosphere.

Park for free, play, shop, eat, and explore the River District. The market provides a unique community meet-up, fostering a sense of community and celebrating the creativity of local artisans.

The 2024 Meeting Street Artisan Market Calendar, with numerous market dates, can be found on the City’s website at Vendors should review the Artisan Market Rules available on the website before applying. Separate applications are required for each event listed below.

Market Dates and Application Deadlines:

Kinetic Derby Day – April 20, 10:30 am – 3:30. Application deadline is February 23.

Art on State – May 10, 5:30 – 9:30. Application deadline is March 1.

Meeting Street Artisan Market – Summer Series June through August (except for July 4), 4 – 8 pm. Application deadline is April 1.

Meeting Street Music Fest – September 7. 3 – 8 pm. Application deadline is June 14

Fall Back Fest – November 1, 5:30 – 9:30 pm. Application deadline is September 13.

Meeting Street Artisan Market – Holiday Series – First three Saturdays in December, 11 am – 3 pm. Application deadline is October 25.

If approved, vendors will be connected with the West Columbia Business Licensing Department. All vendors must have a West Columbia Business License to participate (licenses start at $10). For questions and more information, contact the Market Manager at 803-791-1880 Ext. 279 or via email at [email protected].