About Classic Christmas
An annual tradition steeped in 1800s holiday cheer, Classic Christmas is a family event including photos with Santa, carolers, a winter bonfire and more. Display your handcrafted merchandise among a lantern glow in a festive holiday environment. For more detailed event info, visit the public event page.
The 2019 Classic Christmas dates are December 14th & 21st from 5:00 - 9:00 pm. Application deadline was Friday November 1, 2019.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who Can Be A Vendor?
Classic Christmas is a curated event, bringing together merchants, food and drink vendors, musicians, and attractions in a Classic Christmas setting. We're searching for vendors to enhance this nostalgic experience with complimentary products and services.
In your application, please list the items you plan to sell as well as provide links and/or upload images of your products/services. All vendors are subject to a jury process for vendor selection. Vendors will be notified of approved application on or around Friday November 8, 2019.
What Are the Fees?
Vendor fees are $150 per event date, or $250 if participating in both event dates.
The event will go on rain or shine and no refunds will be provided.
How do I Apply?
It's easy to submit your vendor application for Classic Christmas online. Simply follow the link below to submit your application. Application deadline is Friday November 1, 2019.
Items Needed to Apply
- Contact Information
- Business Information
- Description of goods/services
- Images of goods/services to be sold at event AND images of your booth
What Happens After I Apply?
The application deadline is Friday November 1, 2019. All applications will be reviewed by the event committee and selected via jury process.
Approved vendor applicants will be notified on or around November 8, 2019.
Following approval, vendors must complete the final application by November 15, 2019. Requirements include California Seller's Permit, Placer County Environmental Health Permit (Food Vendors only), City of Auburn Business License (Food Trucks only), agree to terms and conditions, and submission of vendor fee payment.
Vendor instructions including check-in and vendor map layout will be sent out the week of the event.
What Should I Know About Vendor Booths?
Merchant spaces are 10x10. Any space used beyond the first booth area will be charged for a second space, two booth space maximum, unless otherwise agreed upon.
Vendors typically provide tent/canopy and tables for booth setup. Please let us know if you require electricity or any other special accommodations.
Classic Christmas is an evening event. Please plan to bring string lights, lanterns or other battery operated lighting to illuminate your booth.
We encourage all vendors to enhance the festive Christmas environment by dressing in traditional holiday attire.
Can I Choose My Vendor Space?
Unfortunately, this is no longer a first-come, first-served vendor registration. Classic Christmas is a curated event, bringing together merchants, food and drink vendors, musicians and attractions. As such, we are unable to accommodate requests for specific vendor spaces.
Still Have Questions?
Hop over to our Vendor page to ask us a question. Be sure to reference the Classic Christmas event when sending your message.
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