New Show Added: Monterey Spring Fest

April 25 -26th 2020 | 10am - 6pm
Custom House Plaza, Monterey

As Spring begins, so do does festival season. And Monterey Custom House Plaza is a wonderful area to enjoy a festival, seaside, next to the Monterey Wharf. Enjoy spring weather as you walk among many artisan’s booth with the sounds of music, provided by several local bands. And Admission is FREE!

This is a wonderful location with Fisherman’s Wharf steps away with a breathtaking view of the beautiful Monterey Bay. The Monterey Custom House Plaza is known for many outstanding festivals and this will be another to add to that list!

Join us in welcoming Spring with Spring Fest Monterey.

The Event's Bands

Lauren Wahl and Simply Put

Lauren Wahl is a singer-songwriter from Santa Cruz, California with alternative folk and indie vibes, smooth vocals and a driving lyrical edge, exploring the human condition through songwriting.  Wahl actively performs solo or with her band Simply …

Singing Wood Marimba

Singing Wood Marimba hails from Santa Cruz. We play high-energy dance music and polyrhythmic trance music inspired by the Shona people of from Zimbabwe; our styles range from contemporary to traditional.

Cement Ship

Cement Ship was launched on January 1st, 2017, in Santa Cruz California by singer/songwriter Tim Brady, just three weeks before the SS Palo Alto (the band’s namesake) was torn apart by heavy storm waves. The music is inspired by the sea and it’s d …

The Event's Food Trucks

Rogue Pye by Artisan Hand Food

Rogue Pye makes the absolute best Savoury Hand-Held Pyes.  We have over 30 varieties of Vegetable, Chicken and Meat Pyes. Veg: Spinach-Artichoke-Mushroom, Veg Tikka Masala, Cheese & Onion, Cheese & Broccoli, Veg Pasty, Breakfast Pye and Ve …

Scrumptious Fish & Chips

At Scrumptious, we dive into the heart of European culinary tradition while embracing the soul of California food culture.  Think of our fish & chips as a deliciously mindful fusion between European gastronomy and the West Coast’s renowned far …

The Event's Artists

Natures Tech Inc

We make and sell our own organic aloe vera skin cream

Jerry Miller

My wife and I make all our woodworking in our garage/shop in Watsonville.

MoonLake Designs

@moonlakedesigns – instagram website coming soon! Building it now on I ethically source Guatemalan textiles to design one of a kind handbags with full grain leather. Each piece is one of a kind and handmade by me and my team. By using previously owned …

Han’s

Rocks and Stones

DIA DE LOS TODOS

Dia de Los Todos is an apparel brand created by John Hersey that takes the Day of the Dead latino celebration and mashes it up with sports teams, holiday themes and likenesses of celebrities It founded in 2010

Inkblossom Designs

Inkblossom Designs was started in 2010, by owner Jamie Hernandez. All of my items are handmade by myself. My items range from water bottle holders, plant holders, to small characters.

La Masters Woodworking

I am a local artist that hand makes sustainably sourced exotic wood earrings in addition to tie clips, cuff links, and handmade feather bow ties.

Bill Bloom Arts

Ceramic artist Bill Bloom creates original Raku and Cone 5 sculptural work.  Each unique piece is individually slab-built, textured, and richly glazed.  His mystical designs are composed of imagery inspired by mythic, nature, sacred geometry, …

ENGRAFFT

“ENGRAFFT’s concept and mission is; To establish ENGRAFFT as a unique, different, art infused brand that combines clothing/goods with original, meaningful artwork/“living” art styles and various art forms in concept like living parts of plants being gr …

JEEBA Jewelry

JEEBA is an Australian Aboriginal word meaning, “Let’s get together and have fun!” JEEBA was established in Melbourne, Australia in 1983. Our designs reflect the Art Nouveau movement of Australiana which is inspired by indigenous organic shapes. Our je …

Delana creations

Needle felted and wet felted creations, crafted with love in Santa Cruz , California. All of delana creations are made with ethically source wool and silk from local farms in US, died with non toxic materials and crafted with lots of love and detailing …

Raes of Sun

I call myself an Impractical Visionary. Which is actually funny since I am a practical person making practical things. My take on practical is fresh and unexpected. Once I retired, I wanted to put the phrase “Think Globally, Act Locally” into action. …

J&K Beef Jerky

Premium Beef Jerky at a Value price

Irish Charm

I apply ancient Celtic designs to Sterling silver and Gold rings & Pendants.

Ironside Pipes

Handcrafted in Northern California’s Gold Country, these sturdy, palm-sized travel pipes are tip-proof, break proof and discreet.  All pipes are made from sustainable North American white oak, with a beautiful marquetry mahogany inlay and fitted l …

Jody’s Crafty Corner

I have been sewing my whole life.   I love browsing fabric stores and online to find fun fabrics to use and love seeing them turned into useful items.  I love taking fabrics and turning them into durable, sustainable, reusable and fun ba …

Nature’s Looking Glass

Gene Gracey is a San Francisco native who has had a calling toward outdoor, Nature and Wildlife, photography since childhood.  That calling, coupled with an ongoing love for the outdoor world, has led her down a path of new discoveries and has ign …

Wireroots

Jason is inspired by the dynamic root, trunk, and limb structures of the magnificent trees that grace our planet. He finds unique and clever ways to repurpose materials and transform them into elegant works of art. His multi-dimensional pieces use soph …

Pelindaba Lavender San Francisco, Inc.

We cultivate all of our lavender flowers in our own organically certified fields and extract the essential oils from these flowers in our own on-site distillery. From these flowers and essential oils, we handcraft on-site a wide range of botanical, cul …

1978

Illustrated Playing Cards celebrate the great Cities of the World in detailed sketches made on location. Featuring new decks every year, recent creations include the California Coast and Napa Valley. Over 30 other city decks available, across the U.S., …

Pawzly

We make harnesses for dogs. It’s a doggy thing! Our story begins with a 10 year old Chihuahua named Ren. Ren loved going on walks but soon found it difficult due to a fatty tissue around his neck region that caused many leashes and harnesses on the mar …

Del Crisol Jewelry

I started with macrame, then wire wrapping from there rapidly getting into soldering and enjoying using the techniques and tools that allows me to produce pieces of jewelry combining the noble metals with precious and semi precious stones.

Friday’s Joy

April Reed has been designing and crafting jewelry since 1965, and sold her first large commission at age 12. She enjoys deconstructing vintage pieces bought at auction—strings of Baltic ambers, Navajo heishe, Mediterranean corals, cultured pearls, Pek …

thelisainez

Assemblage. adornment. fiber. bit piecery. glass. greenlings and wild things. A happy spectrum of artful goodness 100% designed & handmade among the knots & tangles of my twisted, tiny studio in the heart of San Francisco Bay. “Welcome to my li …

Ady Jewelry

All self-made, one-of-a kind necklaces, earring, bracelets of pearl, gem, shell/abalone, Swarovski gem, Sterling silver

Comstock Pottery

Comstock Pottery and Tile  is a pottery studio making functional stoneware high fire pottery and tile in American folk art style. We use local clay to form redware pottery in 1800s style and mix colors reflecting the Comstock and Tahoe landscapes

Transcend Your Health

Purveyors of the finest Organic Hemp Oil products containing CBD, CBG and other cannabinoids naturally extracted from feminized hemp plants grown in Oregon, Colorado and Kentucky. All our manufactures have “Food Grade” manufacturing facilities which I …

Georgygirl Boutique

Carole George 925-997-3330 Georgygirl Boutique www.georgygirlonline.com 846 Tampico St Walnut Creek, CA 94598 ARTIST STATEMENT We started Georgygirl in 1992 to make quality products for dogs and their owners in the USA. Fashion meets function, quality …

Kileens Garden Boutique

Kileens Garden Boutique specializes in succulent vertical gardens.  Our frames are handmade from repurposed cedar and redwood, then planted with a variety of succulents and sedums. We offer many shapes including letters, hearts, stars, crosses, an …

Ken Mayer Photography

Ken Mayer is a photographer living in Sonora.  He has been a member of Professional Photographers of America since 2014.  His work can be seen on several mediums such as; web site, paper, metal and canvas.  Known for his landscape and se …

Dayton Claudio Studios, inc

I am primarily a public artist with 22 works in 12 states.  The ceramic travel mugs I am selling here are a contemporary take on ancient amphora vessels reimagined as a contemporary travel mug.  I design and create the original prototype and …

Vendor Information

Monterey Custom House Plaza is a GREAT location for festivals. It is a main pedestrian area in Monterey and tourists flock to this area every weekend. And the plaza is nearby to some of the biggest hotels in Monterey.

As a vendor for over 25 years I have NEVER had a bad festival selling here! The Plaza is steps away from the world-famous Monterey Fisherman’s Wharf and will feature unique artisans and live music to keep the tourists and locals entertained. Add a couple of food trucks and it’s a great weekend for all attendees and vendors.

AND this is the weekend of the, nationally famous, Big Sur Marathon, which brings several thousand visitors to the area.

There will be extensive advertising throughout the Monterey Bay area.

Booth Space is $300 for a 10 x 10. Larger booth spaces available on request(10 by 15 is $425).
NO COMMERCIAL ITEMS!!!!

The Jewelry Category is now FULL and is WAITLIST only.