FLEA MARKET SPACES AVAILABLE
Both indoor and outdoor spaces are available for our 2019 show. Each space entitles you to a certain amount of footage. You also receive free admission to the Show.
Last year’s space is not guaranteed. Spaces are assigned only when contract and payment is received. Early registration is encouraged, as space is limited.
FLEA MARKET SPACE PRICING
Outdoor Food — $155
Outdoor Flea Market, small lot approximately 50′ wide x 25′ deep – $35
Outdoor Flea Market, large lot approximately 30′ wide x 50′ deep – $40
Outdoor Flea Market, large lot approximately 50′ wide x 30′ deep – $40
Indoor Flea Market, 2 tables – $85
Indoor Flea Market, extra table – $5 each
Vendors are responsible for removal of all property not sold, trash disposal, etc.
Vendor set up for our 44th Annual Show begins on Thursday, August 29.
On-site camping is available on a first come basis. Power and water are not guaranteed. Not all vendor sites have camping.
Early arrivals are changed a daily $20 camping fee from the time they hook up to water and electricity up to Friday evening. No charge for primitive camping.
Vendors are not charged camping fees for Friday night, Saturday night and Sunday night.
CAMPING RULES AND REGULATIONS
The following rules and regulations for the U.P. State Fairgrounds have been established by the Department of Environmental Quality and the Health Department. Please refer to these rules and regulations when setting up your camp site.
All campsites will be a minimum 1200 square feet.
An unobstructed path of not less than 4 feet must be maintained completely around recreational unit. This includes awnings! Awnings cannot overlap.
ONE camping unit per site (non-group site).
If reserving two sites for displays/exhibits and camping, the one recreation vehicle can span both sites.
No water splitters or “Y’s” permitted. Each unit must be connected to a separate approved water outlet.
No electric splitters permitted. Each unit must be connected to a separate outlet.
Group sites are permitted based on the following:
1200 square feet minimum PER recreation unit. Example 7 units x 1200 =8400 square foot site.
Four foot unobstructed path around units. This includes awnings!
Water splitters or “Y’s” cannot be used.
Electric splitters cannot be used.
Each recreation unit is limited to eight people.
Loud and/or prolonged noise should be avoided between the hours of 10 PM and 6 AM.
GETTING AROUND THE SHOW
Generally speaking, modern vehicles should not be driven on the fairgrounds during show hours. Antique Autos and tractors may be freely driven during the show. Personal transportation such as golf carts, quad bikes, bicycles, etc. is also permitted. Please operate any form of transport with due diligence, always being mindful of pedestrians and observing a 10 MPH speed limit.
You can also use our free tractor trolley. The route includes stops in the exhibition area, the flea market area, Antique Village, and the visitors parking area.
Animals must be properly supervised and/or contained. Animals on the showgrounds must be on a 6-foot leash. Animals are not allowed in food service areas. Please clean up after your pet.
A variety of food is available for purchase on the fairgrounds. Breakfast is served from 7-9 AM at the Ruth Butler Building on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The Pie Sale is held in the Indoor Flea Market (Miracle of Life Building). In Antique Village, the Cook Shack offers soups and sandwiches. while the Ice Cream Shop serves up hand-dipped cones and floats. In the exhibition area, grab an ear of our famous “steamed” corn cooked by a Port Huron steam engine.
You’ll also find other food vendors on the grounds, and there are several fast food and casual dining restaurants located near the showgrounds.
COMMUNITY WORSHIP SERVICE
A non-denominational worship service is held on Sunday at 9 AM in the Village Chapel.
LOST AND FOUND
The Lost and Found department is located in the Village Infirmary.
Medical professionals are on the fairgrounds during show hours. For assistance, call 420-6594 or 420-6595.
No bare feet on show grounds.
No alcoholic beverages are permitted in the exhibition areas, the flea market areas, and/or Antique Village during show hours.
We are a family friendly show. Appropriate behavior and dress are appreciated.
The U. P. Steam and Gas Engine Association reserves the right to eject from the fairgrounds any person not adhering these guidelines.
The U. P. Steam and Gas Engine Association will not be responsible for any accidents, theft, or damage. We will, however, take all reasonable precautions to safeguard all persons and items.
For more information about the Flea Market contact:
Susan Beauchamp, 906-280-5058 (day)
Anne Chapman, 906-398-7526 (evenings after 6:30, please leave a message)