LEAF Downtown AVL HandCraft/Miscellaneous Vendor Application


Want to apply to be one of our Fabulous HandCraft (or Miscellaneous) Arts Vendors at the 6th annual LEAF Downtown AVL event taking place August 27 & 28, 2021 at Pack Square Park in Asheville?? Apply here!

LEAF Downtown will be held Friday, August 27 & Saturday, August 28!

LEAF Downtown AVL’s mission is to connect cultures, create community, celebrate diversity and champion creativity in the heart of Asheville, NC. Hope you will join us!

The focus of LEAF Downtown is to highlight our vast array of talent and artists in the local independent business community. Preferential acceptance and placement will be given to applicants who have their businesses based in Western North Carolina. We are specifically seeking local talent and entrepreneurs who meet & strive to exceed the following specifications:

•Artists who source their goods locally will be given priority.
•In addition to quality work, we look for outstanding and creative booth presence and kind happy artists.

Please fill out the following application no later than July 25th to be considered for LEAF Downtown. The pictures on your website(s) will be reviewed in order to distinguish quality, craftsmanship and presentation.

Mayani is a Maasai boy from longido Arusha. He went to boarding school at 6 years old and lost his Maasai language and tradition. Since joining the LEAF program, he has learned to sing Maasai songs, practiced the ‘jump’ tradition and wear Maasai shukas (traditional clothing). Mayani is extremely happy and is currently teaching other youth the culture.