The Waterfowl Festival is an invitational show. Subject matter that expresses the rich diversity of nature including wildlife, landscapes, sporting art and maritime will be accepted.
For a detailed description of each exhibit, view the pages under the Events and Exhibits tab above.
Download the appropriate application form using the links below.
Applications are accepted after January 1st. Festival chairmen begin to review applications on March 1st and will continue accepting exhibitors until all spaces are filled. The Festival works under a rolling admissions format – the sooner your application is received, the higher the possibility of acceptance. If an exhibit is filled, it will be noted on the website.
This form applies to the following exhibit areas:
Artists Gallery and Workshop – Demonstrating artisans
Buy, Sell, Swap – Decoys, sporting collectibles, American folk art
Child Specific Vendors – Call 410-822-2366 if interested
Duck Stamps – State and Federal Duck Stamps
Sportsman’s Pavilion – Excursions, charters, outfitting services, goose & duck calls, retail sporting products
Tasting Pavilion – Regional wineries, breweries and gourmet foods
Waterfowl Chesapeake – Green vendors and businesses. Call 410-822-4567 if interested
Waterfowling Artifacts –Waterfowl artifacts and memorabilia. Selling or trading prohibited
Wildlife Marketplace – Handcrafted products
Food Vendors at the Festival are or are associated with nonprofit Eastern Shore-based organizations. Food vendors must participate in a separate application process. Call 410-822-4567 if you feel your organization qualifies.