Important Info for Artists

NEW WEBSITE:

For your booth number, booth locator, and maps, go to: See our new website:
www.freeindianmarket.org.

 

2022 FREE INDIAN MARKET:

SETUP: Friday Aug. 19, 2022 – 10 am to 5 pm

SHOWTIME:

Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022 – 8 am to 5 pm

Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022 – 8 am to 5 pm

 

SET UP: Required for all artists

TIME: 10 am – 5 pm on Friday, Aug. 19, 2022

LOCATION: Federal Park, Paseo de Peralta & Washington Ave., Santa Fe, NM. Next to Federal Courthouse, by Main Post Office. (2 block north of Santa Fe Plaza.)

DROP OFF:  3-5 MINUTES ONLY – at LOADING ZONE (next to stone wall at south side of the Park.)

Volunteers will watch your things, while you park your vehicle.

Volunteers will help you locate your booth and further assistance.

 

IMPORTANT INFO:

You will find your booth with your name posted on a card in the front center of your space.
Align carefully.

10’ x 10’ or SMALLER CANOPIES ONLY !!!

NOTE: 12 foot canopies create chaos. ANCHOR YOUR CANOPIES WITH SAND BAGS!!! NOTE: STAKES ARE FORBIDDEN!!!

 

BE HELPFUL TO ELDERS:

After you have set up your booth, help elders setup their canopies!

 

ARTIST WHO ARE ASSIGNED TO TABLE SPACES:

 

PROCEDURES:

Arrive 10 am sharp on Friday, August 19.

1. Select your spot and set up your table (where 10x10 would NOT fit, such as next to tree or bushes.)

2. Have an alternate location in mind. Then, call Greg for final approval 505-670-5918.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

PARKING for ALL ARTISTS:

Bring a Handicap Sign for free parking on Federal Place.

 

Alternative:

Underground parking under the Convention Center, across from the Post Office. Additional paid parking behind Scottish Rite Temple. Put $5 in Parking Kiosk under space #; Also, park behind Wells Fargo Bank.

 

“REMEMBER: EARLY BIRDS GET THE PARKING SPACES.

LATE BIRDS HAVE TO WALK A MILE.”

 

BRING WATER & A PICNIC LUNCH:

We will be distributing some food and water, but we always run out. You do NOT want to be standing in food lines for hours.

 

600 FREE RED CHILE TAMALES WILL BE DISTRIBUTED:

Directly to booths by volunteers. Hope you get one.

 

CLEAN-UP:

Bring trash bags and dispose at home, NOT at the show. Take your sand bags home, too.

Pitch in and help keep our show CLEAN.

 

ART DONATIONS:

Please drop off at our INFO BOOTH, located at the center of the show.

Although not required, this is how we pay for your show.

 

BENEFIT ART AUCTION:

This year is going to be online, so people can bid with their telephones from anywhere in the world. The auction will take place in December, so as not to compete with the artists. Details will later be posted on our website.

 

SECURITY:

This show is on Federal property, so we have federal agents present to maintain law and order. They are our friends and protectors. Be polite to them. They are keeping us safe.

***Only Federal Agents may possess firearms.

 

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES:

We have secured professional EMTs from the Santa Fire Department to be on site. We believe their Emergency Vehicle will be near the main South Entrance, at the front of the Federal Courthouse.

 

NEED HELP: All problems may be solved by calling:

GREGORY SCHAAF, PRODUCER

505-670-5918.