Red Wing MN
9:00 am to 1:30 pm
9:00 am Registered CrockFest Convention Attendees
10:30 am Open to the Public – Free
Seller Move In and Set Up Saturday Morning 7:30-9:00AM
2022 SELLER MOVE IN AND SET UP – SATURDAY ONLY
*** SELLERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING THEIR OWN CARTS AND DOLLIES TO MOVE INTO THE NATIONAL GUARD ARMORY
SHOW HOURS 9:00-10:30 – 9:00 Registered Members 10:30-1:30 Public
SELLER MOVE OUT 1:30-3:00 PM
****ALL SELLERS MUST PROVIDE A NEW ST-19 FORM FOR THE 2021 SHOW & SALE
Show & Sale Manager – The Chairpersons are the vendor onsite contact during set-up and tear-down hours. If you have questions regarding the assignment, contract rules, or organization questions, please contact the RWCS office at email@example.com
Gail Peck, Show & Sale Manager
Volunteers are Needed!
Show and Sale – There are volunteer opportunities on Saturday morning.
All volunteers will receive a seller badge!
Sales Taxes Numbers and other information
ALL SELLERS need to provide their sales tax number using the MN ST-19 form for the 2021 Show and Sale. The state of MN does have an occasional sales exemption option for one day events like our Show and Sale. See the page 3 excerpt from the MN Sales Use and Tax Instruction Booklet below to see if you qualify.
Qualified occasional sellers must provide the RWCS a letter with your name, address, phone, and a statement as outlined below.
SELLERS SPACE TYPE
- $45 each –
Can sellers request specific locations on the Show & Sale floor?
Sellers Tables will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Proposed floor plans are included with the contract and posted here. The RWCS reserves the right to re-arrange the floor layout to increase the number of available spaces. Every attempt will be made to try and maintain Seller requested neighbor sellers.
Can sellers request to be near or away from another seller?
Yes, there is a space on the contract to indicate what exhibitors you would like to be near to or away from. The RWCS office will use this as a guideline for your table location at the 2022 Show and Sale. The RWCS reserves the right to re-arrange the floor layout to increase/decrease the number of available spaces. Every attempt will be made to try and maintain Seller requested locations as close as possible to their requested neighbor.
TYPES OF SELLERS
Items for sale must be 60% American-made antique pottery or related to the City of Red Wing or pottery collecting. The remaining 40% must consist of good-quality antique items or furniture made prior to 1970. The exhibitor agrees not to misrepresent any merchandise or to use the name of Red Wing Collectors Society on any items not produced by RWCS. Stoneware or pottery that has been repaired, restored, is a known fake, or is damaged, is to be labeled as such in compliance with RWCS requirements.
Are there any rules regarding percentages of for Souvenir sellers?
YES, Items for sale must be 75% souvenirs or reproductions related to American- made antique pottery, the City of Red Wing or pottery. The remaining 25% of items may consist of quality antiques, American-made pottery, or other items related to pottery collecting or period collectibles. The exhibitor agrees not to misrepresent any merchandise or to use the name of Red Wing Collectors Society on any items not produced by RWCS.
Is there another location for Educational Materials?
YES, the educational material seller can opt to sell in Colvill Park, Thursday and Friday ONLY from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.
What is considered educational materials?
Items for sale must be educational and no souvenirs! No pottery, stoneware, or souvenir items may be sold. Examples include History of Red Wing, Goodhue County, and the Potteries, books about pottery, catalogs, reprints of original literature and documents, written scholarly research, photos, price guides, magazine articles about pottery, etc.
What are the set-up times for the Educational Material Sellers on Thursday and Friday?
All items must be sold only from the seller’s table. Set up by 9 a.m. and arrange to have a seller at the table during selling times. There is no selling during the Annual Business Meeting. You have the option of selling on both days or Friday only.
GUIDELINES FOR SELLERS
- You are allowed ONE helper that must be members and registered for Convention to assist you with set up and tear down. If you need additional assistance, please contact the RWCS office at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Consumption of alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.
- No packing up is permitted until the show closes.
About the RWCS Show and Sales