Exhibitor Information

Since 1957, Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival has been recognized as a fine art and craft show of high quality original artwork, drawing well-educated buyers from affluent neighborhoods of Marin County and the greater San Francisco Bay Area. The Festival provides an exceptional opportunity for the sale of unique, creative and high-end work. Artists may apply for the current year's Festival between January 15 and April 20 through Zapplicaiton.org. The application will answer all questions regarding dates, fees and requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions

NEW! This year we are introducing a tiered booth pricing system to address the wide variety of booth spaces we have available. Wi-Fi will be enhanced in the Park and more extensive promotion to celebrate our 60th anniversary. See details on the application.
January 15, 2020. Available at www.zapplicaiton.org
April 20th, 2020. Available at www.zapplicaiton.org
We are a fine arts and crafts event and do not accept commercial manufacturers, plants/ flowers, edible art, skin care products etc.
The jury committee selects 5 - 6 new jurors each year. Jurors are qualified artists, gallerists or collectors
Acceptance emails go out within one week of the jury process or by May 7
June 15
Yes, booths will be assigned according to the dates payments are made through Zapp. Invited artists will have a choice of rates and sizes with limited quantities of each. The sooner you pay the more options you will have.
You must notify MVFAF by July 15 for a refund less processing fee of $50. There will be no refunds after July 15.
Waitlisted artist must wait until after the accpt and pay deadline of June 15 to inquire as to their status. Each year at least 20 wait listed artist are invited to the show. If you are able to come at short noticed that increases your chance of getting in.
These very limied spots are drive-in and relatively level.
The booth space sizes and fees range from 8' X 8' up to 10' X 20' and are priced according to size and location in the park, ($375 (sloped) - $1050 (premium oversized).
Most artist must load in with dollies from the street.
Yes. We have a limited number of volunteers on first come first assigned basis.
Yes. To obtain a temporary permit: contact 800-400-7115. or http://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/
It includes just the space. You must provide any covering or structure. We do offer chair, table and canopy rentals. The rental from will go out with your booth assignment in August.
We do not. No gas generators are allowed in the park. Battery operated power is fine.
We require the artist to be at the festival for both days
Golden Gate Trailer Park in Corte Madera http://www.goldengatetrailerpark.com/
Yes, artists have designated parking near the park.