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37th Annual Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee
Saturday, April 5 - Sunday, April 6, 2014
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HISTORIC PENDLETON SPRING JUBILEE began in 1978 as a means to inaugurate tourism in Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties. It has become so much more – a rite of spring, award-winning event, premier festival of the upstate and a source of pride in the community.
Over 300 artisans vie for the coveted 100 spaces. Local and regional entertainers fill the air with music. Due to the festivalís reputation for consistency and quality, thousands of people pour into historic Pendleton the first weekend in April. As patrons look at unique, one-of-a-kind arts and crafts from around the country, live entertainment fills the air with music and local food vendors tempt you with smells of delicious foods.
Inclement weather does not stop the show. Spring rains and winds may dampen the grounds, but the shoppers come because they know they can purchase one-of-a-kind creations. Many artisans have such a following that the buyers help them set up their booths so they can have first choice of their work.
The Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee has earned respect through the last 37 years by being twice named the BEST FESTIVAL IN SOUTH CAROLINA IN A COMMUNITY OF LESS THAN 3000, a TOP 100 EVENT by the American Bus Association and multi-winner of the TOP TWENTY EVENTS IN THE SOUTHEAST by the Southeast Tourism Society. Come and be part of an award-winning day in a beautiful historic setting.
 
Sponsorship Information
If you are interested in sponsoring Spring Jubilee 2014,
please call 864-646-3782.
Thank you to our 2014 Sponsors!
Presenting Sponsor
anderson independent mail
Dogwood and Iris Sponsors
TriCounty Technical College The Palmetto Bank
comfort inn of clemson Carolina Home Remodeling Event Rentals
Ken Rowland - State Farm Agency Fort Hill Family Dentistry
Transporation sponsored by: CatBus - Clemson Area Transit
 
Spring Jubilee Information

The 37th Annual Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee will be held on:
Saturday, April 5 - Sunday, April 6, 2014
on the Village Green in Historic Pendleton, South Carolina

Admission is FREE to the public.

No Dogs Allowed on Pendleton Village Green
during Spring Jubilee


Spring Jubilee Hours
Saturday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Save time and money looking for a place to park on Spring Jubilee weekend!
Head straight to FREE shuttle-parking available in the Tri-County Technical College commuter parking lot on South Mechanic Street (SC Hwy 28 across from Subway). Clemson Area Transit is providing shuttle service to Spring Jubilee on Pendleton's Village Green on both Saturday and Sunday, during festival hours.
 
 
22nd Jubilee Joy Ride
Pendleton District Commission invites all cyclists to participate in the 22nd Jubilee Joy Ride, Saturday, April 5, 2014, sponsored by Orange and White: A Product of Independent Mail and Pendleton Dental Care. The ride is held in conjunction with Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee and begins from the Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina grounds.
Download the Event Registation Form
Sponsors
Orangeandwhite.com
a product of
Pendleton Dental Care
and
Pendleton Dental Care
 
Entertainment
Please join us for some terrific, family-oriented entertainment, planned for our stage on the Village Green.
 
2014 Participating Artists
Download a complete list of our 2014 Participating Artists
 
A word from some of our past juried artists...

Photo courtesy of Charles Hind
"This is a beautiful show in a beautiful setting. Consistently one of my favorites."
Charles Hind
www.HindOcarina.com

Photo courtesy of Guy & Catherine Stevens
"We love to participate in the Pendleton Spring Jubilee. We were thrilled last year to win the best of show."
Guy & Catherine Stevens
www.GuyStevensArt.com

Photo courtesy of Betty Grandy
"Pendleton is a charming, historic town and is especially beautiful in the spring! The town square is the perfect setting for this quality arts and craft show! I’m proud to exhibit my pottery at the Spring Jubilee and look forward to its 30th year celebration."
 

Photo courtesy of Michelle Blank

Photo courtesy of Karen & Mike Baum
"We have done art shows for 26 years and can honestly say that the Spring Jubilee in Pendleton, South Carolina, is one of our favorites. The promoters sincerely care about the exhibitors. We love the setting and we sell well. Its like taking a vacation but we make money!"
Karen & Mike Baum

Photo courtesy of Farmhouse Gallery
"The Spring Jubilee is at the top of my list of favorite shows. As an artist I do many shows. The quality of the show is most important. I only show at "juried shows", so that the people visiting and potential buyers are not disappointed when shopping for a gift or a personal item such as jewelry, pottery, or a painting for a very special place in their home. The Spring Jubilee is at the top of my spring shows list. The artists are all professional people, as well as the staff putting the show together. This show is worth a drive, or even a rainy, windy day. You will not be disappointed when you see the fine arts and crafts that Spring Jubilee has to offer."
Vivian Edwards
 
Vendor Information
Art/Craft Exhibitor Application Process
Application Option 1

COST: $25.00 non-refundable Jury/Application Fee

The Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee is proud to join other major art festivals using ZAPPlication. Once an artist creates a profile and uploads images, application to multiple shows is just a click away.

APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS SEPETEMBER 17, 2013

  1. Register and create your online artist profile for FREE
  2. Prepare and upload your images to the site. (see the Image Preparation section)
  3. Find our show on Zapp: "Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee"
  4. Read ALL our festival information, and the Rules & Regulations
  5. Complete the online application and submit it by DECEMBER 4, 2013.
We encourage and prefer that each of our applicants apply to Spring Jubilee 2014 via Zapplication!
Application Option 2*

COST: $50.00 non-refundable Jury/Application Fee
(the additional fee covers our costs for creation of your Zapp account and uploading of your images)

You may opt to download the application and put your PRE-FORMATTED (TO ZAPP'S SPECIFICATIONS) images on a CD. Then, print and mail the application with the CD to the address below, by DECEMBER 3, 2013.

Vendor applications are no longer being accepted. Thank you to all who applied!
Mail To: Pendleton District Commission
Attn: Spring Jubilee Coordinator
P.O. Box 565
Pendleton, SC 29670

*This alternative will only be allowed through Spring Jubilee 2014.

 
Please remember this is a juried show, and your application does not guarantee a space in the show. You'll find the rules and guidelines of the show in the vendor application.
 
Applying as a Food Vendor or Entertainer

If you are interested in applying to Spring Jubilee as a food vendor or as entertainment, then click one of the links below to download the application of your choice.

Food Vendor/Entertainment Applications are no longer being accepted. Thank you to all who applied!

Please read ALL rules and guidelines BEFORE sending in your application (you'll find the rules and guidelines in the applications).

Deadline for Food Vendor Application: JANUARY 17, 2014
Deadline for Entertainment Application: JANUARY 17, 2014
Deadline for Non-Profit Organization Application: MARCH 8, 2014

Mail To: Pendleton District Commission
Attn: Spring Jubilee Coordinator
P.O. Box 565
Pendleton, SC 29670
 
How to get to Pendleton, South Carolina
 
For More Information
For more information on the 37th Annual Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee, please contact us at:
Pendleton District Historical, Recreational and Tourism Commission
PO Box 565
Pendleton, SC 29670
1-800-862-1795 or (864) 646-3782
 
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