Waiting List Draw for Reserved Sites 2018

Posted: December 17th, 2016

Reserved spots at the Market are currently full for 2018, however once the vendors who hold existing Reserved sites are renewed in March, there may be some openings.

***Reserved sites are for West Coast Residents only (Tofino, Ucluelet and surrounding First Nations communities)***
***The Market is not currently accepting new applications from vendors who also own/operate a storefront location for their products***

If you are a vendor who would like to be placed in a WAITING LIST DRAW for a Reserved spot in the 2018 season, here's how to apply:

PLEASE EMAIL the following details to the Market Coordinator (at BY 5pm on FEBRUARY 28th, 2018
1. Your full name and contact number
2. A brief description of your art/craft

FEBRUARY 28th is the application deadline - this means you have anytime UP UNTIL 5pm on February 28th to email your information. From there, all names will be drawn by lottery to determine the order on the waiting list.

The cost for a Reserved site is $200 for the season, and the Market runs from May 19th - October 6th, 2018. Reserved spots are for vendors who plan on attending the majority of the Saturdays throughout the season, are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

If you require more information on Reserved sites, please read the Guidelines under the Vendors tab on the homepage. Please email Anne Weeks, Market Coordinator with any questions and we look forward to welcoming all vendors next season!


Posted: September 29th, 2014

THANK YOU to all who attended the Market this year - what an amazing season!! The Market would like to sincerely thank our supporters, contributors and sponsors, including the District of Tofino, Tourism Tofino, Tofino Resort Municipality Initiative and Tofino Mayor and Council.

Thanks to the Pacific Rim Arts Society, Clayoquot Biosphere Trust and Marcie Callewaert John for their support and coordination of the Kids Arts and Crafts Tent. We would also like to thank the Carving on the Edge Festival, and cedar weavers Rose and Brian Wilson.

Finally, thank you to all the VENDORS who participated this season, and to all the ARTISTS who performed on the gazebo stage!

We look forward to the 2018 season of the Tofino Market, keep your eye on the website for more information - including the upcoming Winter Artisan Market...

Market Video: Summer, 2017