La Porte LakeFest

2024 Clear Lake Crafters Market

Saturday, July 27th
9am - 3pm

Please fill out the online application & upload your proof of liability insurance (listing "City of La Porte" as additional insured), also upload photos of products and display setup. Approved vendors will be invoiced by the City of La Porte for the vendor fee ($75).

Rules & Regulations

A completed and signed application, which is required to be considered for admittance to the 2024 Clear Lake Crafters Market, indicates that the vendor has read and agrees to abide by these Rules & Regulations. Please read this document thoroughly before submitting your Application. Questions or concerns? Contact Event Coordinators:

Lindsay Kneifel (219) 369-3039 / LindsayK@laporte

or Katie Dermody (219) 851-3550 /

Location + Time: 

The Market will take place in the grassy area above the Fox Park Amphitheatre, next to the parking lot on McClung Road.

  • Setup will occur between 7-8:30 a.m. Vehicles must be cleared from the event area no later than 8:30 a.m. All vendors are expected to be ready to sell promptly at 9 a.m.
  • Vendor booth assignments and vendor parking instructions will be emailed by the Event Coordinators no later than 24 hours prior to set-up on event date.
  • Vendors are required to remain open for the entire duration of the event. Early teardown is NOT permitted. The event will end promptly at 3 p.m. Any vendor who tears down before 3 p.m. may not be allowed to return for future City of La Porte events.
  • No Call/No Shows may not be allowed to return for future City of La Porte events. Refunds will not be given to vendors who fail to show without first calling the Event Coordinators.
  • The event will be held rain or shine. Cancellations due to severe weather are to be made at the discretion of the Event Coordinators. Should the event be cancelled, vendors will receive a full refund.

Rules + Regulations:

  • Power is not provided at this event.
  • There is no guarantee of exclusivity of your product line/service.
  • You are expected to be present and provide your product/service for the entire duration of the event.
  • All vendors are responsible for collection of their own sales tax.
  • Vendors are responsible for their own booth set up including tables, chairs, canopies, and display items. All items must fit entirely inside the designated 12′ x 12′ space. Lessee will maintain and show proof of liability insurance in a minimum amount of $1,000,000 aggregate, $500,000 per occurrence and the City of La Porte further held harmless and named as an additional insured for any act or occurrence resulting from the vendor, its employees, agents or assigns. A copy of the policy shall be provided to the Event Coordinators.