2018 Craft Marketplace

​Saturday, September 15, 2018

Craft Space Options

5 Haldeman  Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473         email:

​​The Friends of Pennypacker Mills is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established to support 
the educational programs and preservation of the Pennypacker Mills Historic Site.

    Welcome to our page devoted to the Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills, which is held annually by the Friends of Pennypacker Mills.  2018 will be our seventh annual show, and each year it has gotten bigger and better.  The event is to be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018, on the grounds of the Mills located at 5 Haldeman Road in Schwenksville, PA from 9:30 AM to 3 PM.
     On this page you will find information about applying to participate in our show and some information about the crafters who will be attending.
     If you have suggestions or questions, you can contact Carol Custer at 610-489-9732 or via email:  Believe me, we welcome suggestions!


For Visitors:
    The Friends of Pennypacker Mills verifies each crafter's products to ensure each is hand
crafted.   In order to serve a large audience, we do allow a variety of craft styles and prices.  
From stocking stuffers to elegant jewelry and gifts, our Craft Marketplace is sure to please
​many shoppers.   Seventy or more crafters will attend the event, giving a wide range of products.   List of Crafters participating this year so far.   All proceeds go to benefit the Friends of Pennypacker Mills. 

Additional information:

  • Entry  to the site and parking are FREE!
  • Food vendor is available all day
  • Some vendors do take credit cards (but not all)
  • Mansion is available for FREE tours

For Crafters:

     The Friends of Pennypacker Mills cordially invites you to participate in our annual Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills.   There will be 2 exhibit areas from which you may choose.   Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • We will provide 2 large tents which will accommodate 6 craftsmen each.   You must provide your own table and chairs.   We also have available one double tent, a triple tent, and seven single tents, totaling 24 spaces.  Once these tents are filled, there will be no more tent space, so reserve EARLY or bring your own tent!***
  • You may provide your own 10’x10’ canopy with stakes and your own table and chairs. 
  • A small number of tables may be available on a first-come, first-served basis and will cost $5.00.  Also, reserve these early!
  • Spaces are $45.00 under our tent or $35.00 if you provide your own tent (or choose to not be under a tent).
  • Registration is non-refundable.
  • There are to be no commercially produced items or any offensive material.
  • Coffee/tea vouchers will be handed out at two per tent space.
  • We will be available to cover for you if you need a break.  There are two bathrooms on site.
  • If you should become a member of the Friends of Pennypacker Mills, you may deduct the membership fee plus $5.00 from your total cost of tent space  (i.e. if under our tent, your total will be $40.00 payable as $25.00 membership fee and $15.00 tent space fee;  if providing your own tent your total will be $30.00.  Those of you who choose to become a member of the Friends of Pennypacker Mills will be showcased with special signage.​
  • ***​WE ARE NOW OUT OF TENT SPACE.  Please consider buying one from Dick's --only $50.00

​​For further information, see the Invitation 2018.pdf

To register by mail, use the Application 2018.pdf

To register online, ​click the PayPal button below.