Crafts Along The Creek Artshow

Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve, a 501(c)3 organization, is proud to present “Crafts Along The Creek” Artshow. The Artshow is held over Memorial Day Weekend, May 27th and 28th and is hosted within  The Rochester Heritage Days Festival.

Proceeds from The Artshow will help maintain 16 acres of land located in Rochester, Michigan, along with educational programs and classes.

Memorial Day Weekend
Rochester, Michigan

Artist Booth Fee:
By May 5th: $150

Selection process: An Art & Craft Show committee selects the artists and crafters. This is a jurried show. We seek to build a diverse group of quality items in a range of prices. The number of booths with the same category or genre of art/craft will not exceed 10% of the total number of available booths in the show. For maximum consideration, we urge you to return your application by February 14, 2023. Your participation in this show will benefit the environmental programing of Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing community education enrichment and the upkeep of the geographically unique preserve they maintain — the show organizer is a volunteer and seasoned Michigan artist.

All items must be handmade by the artist. It is expected that all artwork is handmade/designed/ imagined by the artist and is not mass produced in a secondary factory or production center. If your business sells any type of home-prepared food items or animal treats or animal food, please include a current copy of your State of Michigan License for retail food establishments or Cottage Food License Information. If you sell ready-to-eat food, please use the food vendor application to apply to the show. Participants must supply their own tables, chairs, tents, and weights (weights are strongly encouraged). The Artshow is held Rain or Shine.

Checks can be made to:
Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve
Mailed To:
Rochester Heritage Day Festival
P.O. Box 350
Williamston, MI 48895

Check out the 2022 Featured Artists while you’re here!

Painting of mushrooms by "Off The Cuff" Michigan Artist you can find Memorial Day Weekend in the Rochester Municipal park.
Quirky Rose Design Jewelry at The Rochester Heritage Days Festival 2022

Early Birds! New for 2023, we’re having two different chances to save on your 12’ x 12’ booth fee. We understand that paying in the Winter isn’t an option for everyone, but these early application do help organizers plan for a great show! If you have questions/concerns — do not hesitate to reach out below!

December 25th, 2022 — $75 (Must be paid by Check/Money Order/Cashiers Check. However, you may apply online or by mail.)

February 14th, 2023 — $100

May 5th, 2023 — $150

Food Trucks

Now Accepting!

We have re-evaluated our Food Truck applications and are now able to provide power!

If you’re interested in becoming a food truck with The Greater Rochester Heritage Days Festival, please email:

Food Vendor Booth Fee:
Each 12’x12′ space: $100
Traditional Food Truck space: $200

Applying Online? You will not be billed at the end of the application. You’ll recieve an email, followed by an invoice if accepted.

Macramé woven "Tree of Life" dream catchers made in Michigan by Crystal Green.
Red, yellow, green, blue quilled earrings made from rolled paper.

Festival Address

Rochester Municipal Park
400 6th Street
Rochester, Michigan 48307

Festival Hours

Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 27th, 11 a.m. ― 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 28th, 11 a.m. ― 5 p.m.

Contact Us!

Phone: 517.507.5906