Call for Entries: Craft Fair Contemporary 2020

Event details: Sat 28 Nov 10am-6pm & Sun 29 Nov 2019, 11am-5pm

Preview evening: Fri 27 Nov 6-9pm

Deadline for Application Fri 31 Jul*

We are excited to announce our application process for this year’s, Craft Fair Contemporary is now open.

Craft Fair Contemporary is now an established annual fair with over 40 stalls which attracts around 5,000 visitors over the weekend. Showcasing a fantastic range of different specialisms including textiles, print, jewellery, ceramics, homeware, stationery and more, creating a fun and festive shopping experience. We attract a variety of talented makers from the East Midlands as well as many brilliant designers from across the country.

We are looking for independent designers, makers and crafts people with a focus on quality. We accept applications from an ever-evolving range of products. From traditional crafts to items for your home, we aim to bring a wide variety of beautifully selected craft and design pieces to our diverse audience.

Stalls Options:

Standard – trestle table 182 x 68cm and chair £160

(Full weekend in the Space)

Small – table 75cm x 75cm and chair £100

(Full weekend in the Space)

Small stall with table, tablecloth and chair, 75cm x 75cm £85

(Sat & Sun only in the Space Lobby)


Apply Now

To apply please fill out the application form with 5 images of your work including 1 image of a previous stall and send this to by Fri 31 July 2020*.

We will only accept applications via email to as our building is currently closed.

Please note we will be unable to send a receipt of application this year.

All applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application by 6pm on Mon 10 Aug 2020*.

All applications will be carefully selected on the quality of their application by a selected team. We aim to bring a variety of specialisms, price points and makers to our audiences. Due to the amount of applications we receive we are unable to accept all applications and give direct feedback to each individual entry. We do hold a reserve list if spaces do become available.

Terms and conditions

Our building is currently closed but please email if you have any further questions and we will respond to you questions upon our return.

Deadline for applications end of day on Fri 31 July 2020.*

*Please note due to COVID 19 Nottingham Contemporary is currently closed. We will be monitoring the situation and following the latest government guidelines. Due to this the deadline for applications may be extended.