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11th Annual Craft Marketplace - ​Saturday, September 17, 2022

The award-winning Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills is held annually by the Friends of Pennypacker Mills.  2022 will be our 11th annual show.  This year, the event will take place on Saturday, September 17, 2022, 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: grammyx5@verizon.net.  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.   Eighty or more crafters will attend the event, giving a wide range of products.   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 11th Annual Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills.  The event is to be held on Saturday, September 17, 2022, on the grounds of the Mills located at 5 Haldeman Road in Schwenksville, PA from 9:30 AM to 3 PM. 


You may choose to provide your own tent or pay extra to reserve out tent space.  Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

  1. We will provide 2 large tents which will accommodate 6 craftspeople each.  You must provide your own table and chairs.  We also have available 1 double tent and several single tents totaling 25 spaces.  Once these tents are filled, there will be no more, so reserve EARLY!
  2. You may provide your own 10’x10’ canopy with stakes and your own table and chairs. (Encouraged)
  3. A small number of tables will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and will cost $5.00.  Also, reserve these early!
  4. Since our inception in 2012 our following has grown considerably.  Our attendance in 2012 was 350, whereas last year we had 1,600 customers! We have also increased our advertising budget to attract these customers.  
  5. Spaces are $60.00 under our tent or $45.00 if you provide your own tent (or choose to not be under a tent).  **If you are a Friends Member, you may deduct $5.00 from the space fee (see below). 
  6. Registration is non-refundable.
  7. There are to be no commercially produced items or any offensive material.
  8. Coffee vouchers will be handed out at 2 per tent space.
  9. We will be available to cover for you if you need a break.  Bathrooms are located behind the food vendor.
  10. If you become a Friend of Pennypacker Mills you may deduct $5.00 from your total cost of tent space, just check the box!  (No extra payment is needed). Those of you who are, or choose to become, Friends Members will have special signage. ** If you are already a Friends Member and you sign up for the show, your membership will automatically be renewed - don't forget to deduct your $5.00!


​​For further information, see the Invitation 2022.pdf (link will be updated soon!)

​​To register by mail, use the Application for 2022 Craft Marketplace.pdf (link will be updated soon!)

To register online, ​click the PayPal drop-down box below.