Due to a high volume of requests, we can't respond to every email. Please see our FAQ below to find the answers to your questions.
1) How do I apply as a vendor?
Vendors should not apply to be a vendor at the Asbury Park Bazaar or Long Branch Bazaar via email. All vendors should fill out the application here once the event and event application process has been announced. The application process typically begins 3 months before the event takes place. Note: Vendors can not apply for the Valentine's Pop Up Market, all vendors are hand selected.
2) When will be notified of acceptance?
2-3 weeks after your application is submitted.
3) What types of vendors do you accept?
We are looking for local and regional artists, makers, collectors, and artisan vendors who personally make and/or design their own handcrafted, handmade goods that are unique and independently distributed and sold. We do not accept LuLa Roe or other types of consultants. For more info, refer to our application guidelines.
4) Where is the Bazaar located?
Asbury Park Bazaar: The Grand Arcade of Convention Hall, 1300 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
Long Branch Bazaar: Whitechapel Projects, 15 2nd Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740
5) Are dogs allowed?
Asbury Park Convention Hall: From October 1 through May 15, four-legged friends (as long as they're licensed and supervised) are welcome on the Boardwalk and the Eighth Avenue Dog Beach. From May 16 to October 14, dogs are allowed on the Eighth Avenue Dog Beach from 6 pm to 8:30 am. If your dog is unleashed, please make sure they're on their best behavior! And please be on your best behavior, and clean up after your pup.
Whitechapel Projects: No.
6) Where do we park?
Asbury Park Convention Hall: Street parking is available on Ocean Avenue, and on nearby streets. Parking lots are located near the waterfront at Asbury Avenue next to the Carousel Building, Third Avenue, and Fourth Avenue. Daily rates change based on the date and any special events, form $7 to $20. More information on parking in Asbury Park here.
Long Branch: The big parking lots outside of Whitechapel projects (free parking).
7) Where are public bathrooms?
Asbury Park: Public restrooms are located behind the Beach Office between First and Second Avenue, inside Convention Hall which is between Fifth Avenue and Sunset Avenue, and near the North Beach food truck courts by Seventh Avenue.
Long Branch: Inside the restaurant and Chapel.
8) What time is vendor set up?
For events that run noon-5 pm, set up begins at 10:00 am. For events that start at 11 am, set up begins at 9:00 am.
9) What time do vendors load out?
For events that run noon-5 pm, load out is from 5-6 pm.
10) Is there Electricity for tents?
Asbury Park: Yes. Each booth will have 1 outlet that you can plug a power strip and/or cord into. Each 4 tents will have a box between them with 4 outlets on it. Each box is good for 2000 watts, so we recommend LED fixtures as the best, most efficient, and lightweight solution. You are also welcome to bring battery operated lights. Vendors should bring a 10 foot power cable and all lights that you may need.
Long Branch: No, not needed.
11) Is there Wifi?
Asbury Park: The Asbury Park Bazaar doesn't have Wifi, but you may be able to access Wifi via the Asbury Park Boardwalk.
Long Branch: No
12) What is your cancellation / refund policy?
We require 2 weeks notification if you need to cancel and you will be provided a full refund once the space is filled. No refunds otherwise.
If you still have questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.