Frequently Asked Questions
What type of event is this?
Creative Trends is a consumer based Artisan & Lifestyle Trade Show that offers FREE ADMISSION for the public to attend. The show has an artisan fair component, as well as a semi-traditional trade show component featuring Lifestyle entrepreneurs.
What type of advertising will there be?
There will be advertising in the newspaper, digital news sites, radio stations, social media which includes Facebook and Instagram sponsored ads, radio on location (some events) and road signs.
What is included with booth rental?
All standard booths are draped in our show colors which are green and blue. The back wall is 8 ft. high; the side dividers are 3 ft. high. Each booth has 2 flood lights and minimal electrical power (350-400 watts). S-hooks are provided for hanging light-weight signs.
Height restrictions to apply to the side dividers; your display/signs must not exceed 4 ft. high along the sides. This is a good neighbor policy, so not to block other display visibility. There are some exceptions. If you require a high wall for your display, we can accommodate your request - just ask! Complimentary exhibitor badges will be provided and are optional to wear.
Will there be tables and chairs or carpet to rent?
Yes, but must be ordered prior to the show, as they are not available for rent at the show. We rent plain tables, draped tables and booth carpet (green or blue color for table drape and carpet). Chairs may be available for use but is not guaranteed as it is facility dependent; we suggest bringing your own chairs.
What types of business categories are there?
There are many categories which include pottery, metal, woodwork, jewelry/accessories, bath/body, crochet/knitting, health/well-being, sewing, wellness, etc.
Can I share a booth?
No, it is one business per booth.
What is the expected attendance?
Anticipated attendance 4000+ for the 2-day event in Kamloops, BC.
Where is the event being held?
The Kamloops Spring Artisan & Lifestyle Show is held at McArthur Island Sport & event Centre.