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UNK - Arts & Craft Extravaganza

1st Annual Loper Holiday Arts & Craft Extravaganza

Location Kearney, NE
Event Date(s) Nov 21, 2020 to Nov 22, 2020
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Event Description

1st Annual Loper Holiday Arts & Craft Extravaganza

Artist/Craftsman Application

November 21-22, 2020

Kearney, Nebraska

For more information, contact Cindy Johnson at cljohns10@hotmail.com or 308-920-0166.

The University of Nebraska at Kearney Loper's invite you to pre-register for the 1st Annual Holiday Extravaganza.

The art and craft show will be a classy holiday event guaranteed to attract quality handcrafted art.

November 21-22, 2020

University of Nebraska at Kearney Health & Sports Center

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday, Nov. 21

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday, Nov. 22

Artists are welcome to stay open beyond 5:00 PM until the crowd disperses.

Kearney is located on Interstate-80 in south central Nebraska.

Booth Spaces:
Basic booth space is 10' x 10'. Available booth space - 102 booths.

An accepted final registration is a commitment to participate in the event and there are NO REFUNDS or cancellations for any reason. Booths cannot open late or close early at any time. Booths must remain opened on time and stay open for the duration of the event.

Art or Craft Booth Fee: $100 for a 10' x 10' or $175 for a 20' x 10' until filled.

We do provide set-up equipment 4' x 8' tables ($10 per table. Must be requested during registration.)

Electricity/Power: We provide electricity ($20 per booth), which must be requested and paid for during registration.


  • You are responsible for your own liability insurance for your rented booth space.
  • A certificate of insurance is required by all vendors who have been accepted.
  • Certificate of insurance must be submitted before event.


  • We reserve the right to accept or reject any booth or merchandise.
  • All items sold and displayed must be juried and approved.
  • All items must show good taste and class and be family appropriate. Nude, erotic, graphic and/or violent images will NOT be considered for the event. The event director will be enforcing this policy.
  • All vendors must pre-register online.
  • Please email Cindy Johnson at cljohns10@hotmail.com pictures of your handcrafted merchandise.
  • You will be notified that you have been accepted to participate in our show by email. Upon acceptance, please complete final registration online.
  • Although we do not believe there is any one location better than others in our venue, artists who participate in our inaugural event will have first chance at reserving booth space in 2021. Artists are encouraged to apply early.
  • Applications accepted until filled.

2020 Artist Calendar

February, 2020: Pre-application open. You must pay all your fees after acceptance. Please do not submit post-dated checks.

October 1, 2020: Application deadline. Assured spaced by this date.

November 20, 2020: Set-up date

November 21-22, 2020: Holiday Extravaganza