Welcome

Creekside Market is a place where people can find American made, unique treasures! At the Market, experience beautiful talents from local artisans, fresh produce from local farmers, antique collections, vintage goods, and wildflowers galore all within God's beautiful scenery located at Bennett Farms. We are committed to connecting the past with the present and bringing back local. Come pickin' at the patch!

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April 26 11-7 & April 27 9-4!!


Vendor Line Up

We are looking for items that are handcrafted, handmade, farm to table, or fit the descriptions of vintage, antique, repurposed, or upcycled.

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All Tied Up Ribbons and Bow Boutique Amie's Co

All Tied Up Ribbons and Bow Boutique

Amie's Country Kitchen

Ashtree Designs

Bennett Plants

Book Ends

ButchsKitchen

ButtNaked Candles

Charles & Missy Price

Coccolati Bath & Body

Colors of the Past

Country Concoctions

Crafts by Brenda B

Creative Forgings

Dorries Salvage Art

Elizabeth's Gourmet Creations

Faith Hangers

Flossy Lane

HaylieBugs Boutique

Heifer Please

Imagination Woods

James Smith Swings

Jeff's Knives & Crafts

Jets Designz

Jill Majors Jewelry

Just A Little Frosting

Ken Lockhart Pottery

Laurel Rose Company

Mike's Appalachian Art

My Mothers Kluckers

Nature Reflections Photography

A Nurse's Way 

Peanut Custom Leather

Piedmont Produce

Rainbow Omega

Rebecca J. Turner Creations

Reclaimed by Rockin' R

Robinsons Studio

Romiette and Julieo

Rose Cottage Crafts

Sandy McLeroy Artworks

Seventeenth and Willow

Slightly Different Jewelry

Southern Valley Candles

Stitch This Vinyl That

Strange Creations

Sunshine & Whiskey

Sweet Homemade Jewelry Co

Tamaras Treasure Trove

Taylor Wasmer Photography

Terry & Diane Benefield

The Wood Shop

Trends Boutique on Main

Upcreek Creations

Vintage Faith

We Jus' Piddlin'

Yancy & Co


Market FAQS & shoppers guide

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admission.

Market tickets are $5 per person. One and under is free. Tickets can be purchased at the gate both days! Tickets are also available on Eventbrite! 

rain or shine event.

Event is rain or shine and tickets are non-refundable.

Parking.

Parking is free!

Food.

We will have food from our very own Country Kitchen! Items will range from hamburgers, hotdogs, brisket, ribs, pork skins, sweet tea, corn dogs, and tea cakes to name a few! And plenty of places to sit and rest, enjoy a tasty treat and listen to local live music! 

Restrooms

We have real restrooms on the farm!

Outdoor.

Although most vendors will be located under a tent or covered area, this is an outdoor event. 


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Cash.

Most vendors take credit cards but prefer cash! Credit cards will be accepted for entry and food.

shopping bag.

We will be selling our Creekside Market shopping totes, but you will be glad you brought along a bag to fill with Market goodies.

pets.

Friendly pets on a leash are allowed for the Market only.

vendors.

We are looking for vendors with handmade, one of a kind items. Check out our vendor info to apply!

Vendor list coming soon for April 26 & 27 Market!!!!!​​


Vendor Q&As


Vendor applications should be submitted online or postmarked on or before March 10, 2019. 

 A vendor selection committee will select the 2019 vendors based on photos and information provided in the application on or before March 17, 2019.

 We will strive to create a diverse event of unique crafts and items. 

  Booth Options

___ Outside BYOT 10' $75   ___Outside BYOT 20’ $150

___ Covered Single 10’ (limited spaces) $100 

___ Covered Double 20’ (limited spaces) $200 

___Electricity - Covered Booths Only - Additional $20


Vendor Application

Creekside Market

Vendor applications are due by March 10th. 

Submission of application verifies that vendors have read the rules associated with this application and hereby agree to comply with said rules.

Payment in full is due with application. 

Mail to Bennett Farms, 1073 County Road 13, Heflin, AL 36264.

Thank you for your interest in Creekside Market at Bennet Farms!!

Bennett Farms

1073 County Road 13, Heflin, AL 36264, US

(256) 302-1896


Vendor Application (pdf)

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Rules and Regulations (pdf)

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Market Rules & Info

THIS IS A RAIN OR SHINE EVENT!


PRODUCT:

  1. All items sold must be handcrafted, handmade, farm to table, or fit the descriptions of vintage, antique, repurposed, or up-cycled items.
  2. Non-handmade decorated items are allowed but limited. These items can only be 10% or less of booth space.
  3. Resale of wholesale items (buy/sell) IS NOT permitted and will result in dismissal without refund.
  4. Exhibitors may only show and sell work from the category in which they have been approved  based on application and pictures.  Any items of work not listed in the application, and/or not created by the exhibitor must be removed from the booth.
  5. All articles and displays must be in good taste.  No obscene and/or offensive items  will be allowed
  6. All concessions  will be sold in house.
  7. If there are questions about whether an item may be sold at the market, please submit a brief written proposal to the selection committee by March 10, 2019.
  8. All products sold that apply must meet Alabama Department of Public Health rules and regulations. It is the vendor’s responsibility to abide by these rules. If have any questions, please submit a brief email.

ADDITIONAL FESTIVAL RULES:

  1. Smoking, alcoholic beverages, firearms, profanity, and controlled substances are prohibited at all times.  Any violation will result in immediate removal from the premises.
  2. No solicitors of any kind are allowed.
  3. Gas powered generators are prohibited.
  4. Electricity is a paid amenity and is limited to those who specifically need it to demonstrate their craft or other necessary functions.
  5. Do not leave children unattended.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

  1. Applications should be submitted online or postmarked on or before March 10, 2019.
  2. All applications must be fully completed and accompanied with payment in full.
  3. All applications must email 3 photographs of previous booth space and examples of work and/or crafts to be sold to lexi@bennettfarms.com
  4. Creekside Market at Bennett Farms may use photographs for event promotional purposes.
  5. A vendor selection committee will select the 2019 vendors based on photos and information provided in the application on or before March 17, 2019.
  6. No checks will be deposited until the selection committee meets in March.  Checks will not be deposited as received.  Please plan accordingly.
  7. No partial payments or deposits will be accepted.
  8. Acceptance notification or non-acceptance notification with refunds will be sent following the selection committee’s decisions on or before March 17, 2019.
  9. Selection is based on quality and skill in workmanship, original and creativeness as well as attractiveness.  We will strive to create a diverse event of  unique crafts and items.
  10. Any withdrawal from the festival must be done by March 26, 2019 for a full refund.  No refunds will be given after this date.

BOOTH DISPLAY AND SET-UP:

  1. Vendors must furnish their own display tables, skirting, chairs, extension cords, tents, etc.  All displays must be designed, constructed and operated in good taste.
  2. Vendor tents must be white or off white.
  3. All tents must be properly secured.
  4. Vendor must display a sign identifying the name and location of their business.
  5. No booths, racks, merchandise, or other items are to exceed the boundaries of your booth.
  6. All booths must be set up and manned by 10:30 Friday morning and by 8:30 Saturday morning of the event. 
  7. All booths must be manned by an adult throughout the hours of operation of event.
  8. All vehicles must be removed by 10:00 Friday morning and 8:00 Saturday morning. NO vehicles will be allowed within the market area during the event. All vehicles should be parked in designated vendor parking.  
  9. If you have to restock from your vehicle during event hours, please be prepared to do so yourself.
  10. No booths will be allowed to breakdown prior to the close of business on Sunday.
  11. Check-in and set-up will be Friday, April 26th from 6:00 am-10:30am cst.
  12. Security will be provided Friday and Saturday with the understanding that Creekside Market at Bennett Farms is not, and will not, be responsible in any way for loss or damage to participant’s property. Exhibitors are responsible for their      personal and property liability.
  13. No overnight camping will be allowed on the premises. 
  14. Please leave your booth just as you found it...leave no trace!

SALES TAX:

Payment of taxes is the responsibility of the vendor, we do not collect sales tax. Cleburne County sales tax 2% and Alabama state sales tax 4%. Revenue Discovery System (RDS) collects all Sales & Lodging Tax for Cleburne County. Myalabamataxes.com collects taxes for the state of Alabama. Additional information provided if needed.

We will provide a list of all participating vendors, with addresses and phone numbers, to the State of Alabama Department of Revenue at their request.

RELEASE AGREEMENT:
If I am selected to be an exhibitor for the 2019 Creekside Market, I agree to release and hold harmless and indemnify Bennett Farms from any responsibility, personal liability, loss or damage in connection with the market. 

A signed or online submitted application constitutes that all rules and regulations have been read and a contract to follow all rules and regulations.  It is a contract to participate, if accepted.  Any vendor not abiding by these rules will forfeit their privilege to participate in current and future events.  

We truly appreciate your interest in the Creekside Market at Bennett Farms!

Accommodations:

Hotels: 

Oxford - I20 Exit 188 

(15 minutes from Bennett Farms):


Courtyard by Marriott - 289 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-831-7995


Home2 Suites by Hilton - 300 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-831-7008


Hilton Garden Inn - 280 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-831-0083


Hampton Inn & Suites - 210 Colonial Dr. Oxford, AL - 256-831-8958

 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - 160 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-831-8768

 

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott - 143 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-831-1921


Sleep Inn - 88 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 520 257-3129


La Quinta Inn & Suites - 100 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-241-0950


Comfort Suites - 125 Davis Loop, Oxford, AL - 256-835-8873


Quality Inn - 161 Colonial Dr., Oxford, AL - 256-403-0006

 

Campgrounds:

Georgia-Bama RV Park - I20 Exit 199, Heflin, AL - 256-453-1561 (5 minutes)


Cane Creek RV Park - 5002 AL Hwy 46, Heflin, AL - 256-463-2602 (10 minutes)


Coleman Lake Campground - Talladega National Forest - Fruithurst, AL - 256-463-2272 (40 min)


CWGS Campground of Oxford - 20 Garrett Circle, Anniston, AL - 256-241-2295 (15 minutes)


Cheaha State Park - 19644 AL Hwy 281, Delta, AL - 256-488-5111 (35 minutes)


 Cheaha also offers hotel, chalets, and cabins.

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