2022 Details

Maker Faire, June 18, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with Juneteenth Celebration and St. Michael’s Strawberry Festival

Artisans, Makers and Craftspeople from Noblesville and surrounding areas will be on display around the Town Square with amazing one-of-a-kind creations. Get a jump on holiday shopping, enjoy the fresh air, support local makers, and grab a strawberry! We can’t wait to see you this June.

For additional information regarding plans for Juneteenth, contact amcgill@nickelplatearts.org

Overview

The Nickel Plate Arts Maker Faire will showcase the works of our talented local artisans and makers on the downtown Noblesville Courthouse Square. Thanks to the Hamilton County Community Foundation, this year all Kid Entrepreneurs–makers ages 17 and under–will have their booth fee waived! This event will happen in conjunction with St. Michael’s Strawberry Festival, a beloved (and delicious!) annual event! Come snack on a delicious strawberry shortcake while perusing a variety of handmade goods, including wood items, handmade books, pottery, bath and body items, craft art, jewelry, home decor, and more. Don’t miss this family-friendly event!

Nickel Plate Arts Maker Faire is independently organized and operated under license from Make Community LLC.

Vendor Information

Keep in mind this is a rain/shine event and prepare with weights on your tent, proper rain gear, and merchandise accordingly.

Please refer to your email for setup/tear-down times.

Below you’ll find the Vendor Booth map and assignments below to locate where your assigned booth location will reside. You can swing by the Nickel Plate Arts booth in the Center of Logan Street for assistance finding your booth.

Vendor Booth Assignments
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Patron Information

We want to help you make the most of this year’s Maker Faire, also featuring, St. Micheal’s Strawberry Fest, and Juneteenth activities and celebrations throughout the Downtown Noblesville Square.

See resources below to help you navigate the Faire and find your favorite vendor booth as well as keep an eye not the time to view LIVE maker demonstrations throughout the day.

Maps

For what you should plan to bring with you and how to navigate parking, visit our Prepare for the Faire: Patron Edition blog post here!

Click on map below for parking details:

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Below you’ll find a list of our Maker Vendors and their booth locations. You’ll need to refer to the list below to find their booth number, then locate their number on the map. If you’re having trouble locating a vendor, you can stop by Nickel Plate Arts booth on Logan street at the top of the map.

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Maker Demonstration Schedule

Schedule of LIVE Demonstrations featuring makers in action throughout the entire day!

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If you are a local artisan, maker, or craftsperson with an interest in selling your wares and/or demonstrating your skills at this high-traffic event, please mark your calendars to look for 2023 application information to apply next year!

  1. 2022 APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS PASSED (May 27th at NOON)

Please Note:

  • This laid-back event is perfect for first-time art fair participant, though all skill levels are welcome.
  • Priority will be given to makers, artisans, craftspeople, and first time art fair participants.
  • The $25 non-refundable booth fee is REQUIRED, to confirm a booth space.  You will not be assigned a space at the fair until your fee is paid.
  • All vendors are responsible for their own booth furnishings, including any tents, tables, chairs, displays, and electrical cords. This is a rain/shine event so plan accordingly.
  • Nickel Plate Arts will assist vendors in connecting to electricity as it is available.

We will review all vendor applications to ensure that they meet our vision for recognizing the maker community in the Nickel Plate Arts region. Because we have limited space, several criteria will be reviewed in consideration of each vendor. Please email Les at LReinhardt@nickelplatearts.org with any questions.

Get Involved

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor for this event?

Each person, organization and business has a thread to contribute to make the fabric of our community a better place to live. You can share your thread with us by becoming a corporate sponsor. Complete the form here to start a conversation.