Vendors Needed for London Row

“London Row” is a heated tent in the 200 block of High Street that features local artisans selling their crafts. Come get all of your holiday shopping accomplished in one place! London Row will be open from 10am-4pm on Saturday, December 4.

We are still accepting vendors!

FEE/S: $75/PER SPACE Your fee includes: 8’ x 8’ space, 3′ x 6′ banquet-size table, 2 padded chairs, burlap table covering in a HEATED, ENCLOSED London Row tent. If you need a larger space, please register for more than one table or contact Nina at 410-778-2991. You may want to bring a mat/rug to stand on. No electricity is provided.

  • Vendors agree to maintain the Victorian theme of “Dickens of a Christmas” by offering items compatible with the Victorian era and wearing period costumes/garb.
  • We want to feature food, gift and clothing vendors whose products are in keeping with the Victorian era, Charles Dickens, and/or hand-crafted holiday giving, including: traditional British and Victorian themed foods, clothing and gifts made from natural fibers and materials, literary-themed items related to Dickens and other mid-19th century literary figures, handmade gifts (soaps, candles, fashion accessories, etc.), traditional holiday greenery and decoration.

COSTUMES: We strongly encourage you to wear Dickensian themed clothing to fit with the theme of the event.

INSURANCE You may be asked to provide proof that you carry your own liability insurance. For questions concerning insurance, please contact Nina Fleegle at

MARYLAND SALES TAX Vendors are responsible for collecting Maryland sales tax of 6%.

PAPER BAGS the Town of Chestertown has a ban on plastic bags. Please use paper bags.

UNLOADING/CHECK-IN is between 7:30am and 9:30am. Check-in will be at the intersection of Cross St and High St. Please unload as quickly as possible and move your car to the designated vendor parking lot in the 200 block of Cannon Street.

SET UP is between 7:30am and 10am. After 10 am, the 200 block of High Street will be closed to ALL traffic.

BREAKDOWN starts at 4:00 pm.

VENDOR PARKING Place your Vehicle Access Pass (provided in mid-November) on the dashboard to use the public parking lot in the 200 block of Cannon Street. There will be a sign designating the lot.

SPACE ASSIGNMENTS You will receive a packet by MID NOVEMBER showing your space/s in London Row, along with a Vendor Access Pass for the dashboard of your vehicle.

Dickens of a Christmas accepts no responsibility for loss due to weather, damage, theft, or lack of sales.
We hope you have a wonderful time. Thank you!