Vendor Information

Commercial vending is restricted during the Lowell Folk Festival. If you are a commercial vendor who would like information about vending permits during the Festival, please contact Craig Gates, Executive Director of the Lowell Festival Foundation, at (978) 275-1764 or by email at

The restricted area is outlined in the map below.  Only Lowell Folk Festival authorized vendors are allowed to vend in the areas inside of the red line. Download a pdf of the 2015 Folk Festival Vendor Restriction Map.

If you’re interested in sharing your traditional foods with festivalgoers as one of the ethnic food vendors at the 2016 Lowell Folk Festival, please contact one of the ethnic food committee co-chairs, Pauline Golec ( or Janis Malisewski (


Restricted Vendor Map



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