Saluda Historic Depot in Saluda, NC, Calls for Entries for Holiday Art Gallery – Deadline is Oct. 15, 2015

Just in time for holiday shopping, we cordially invite you to participate in Saluda’s first annual Saluda Holiday Art Gallery to be held at the Saluda Historic Depot at 32 W Main Street, Saluda, NC, Nov. and Dec., 2015, from noon-4pm, Fri.-Sun.  Exhibit space proceeds from this two-month gallery will  contribute to fundraising efforts to purchase the depot and turn it into a train and history museum.

Application Deadline: Completed applications must be postmarked by Oct. 15, 2015. Notification of acceptance will be sent via e-mail or phone call.

Entry Guidelines and Application Fees: A non-refundable exhibit fee of $65 or $120 payable to the Saluda Historic Depot.

Exhibit Descriptions: Approximately 6 ft. by 6 ft. area in designated areas. Exhibitor is responsible for exhibit display, equipment and supplies, tables, and signage. Tobacco and alcohol use is prohibited in the depot.

Taxes: Any applicable sales tax or business permits are the responsibility of exhibitor.

Exhibit Fee: $65 for each month of November or December. $120 if book two months in advance. Payable to Saluda Historic Depot. Send application and payment to Saluda Historic Depot, PO Box 990, Saluda NC 28773.

Artist of the Day Volunteer: To make this possible without being onsite or manning your booth every day, we will ask an artist/crafter/vendor to volunteer one or two days of the month as “Artist of the Day” to collect sales and oversee for other artists not onsite. Volunteers will also be onsite during exhibit hours.

Cancellations: An application is a commitment to show. No refunds are given.

Set Up and Breakdown: Official hours of the show are noon to 4 Friday through Sunday. Set-up time begins at 11am. A 4 ft table may be provided upon request. You may keep your display up during November and December.  However, Saluda Historic Depot members and volunteers will not be responsible for loss or damage to anything left in the depot overnight.

You will receive an e-mail notification of your acceptance in the holiday gallery by Oct. 31, 2015.

Please click here ( to download application,complete, and send the application form with payment.

Space is limited.

We will be marketing and promoting this event within a 2 hour radius of Saluda and all through November and December.

We know we will meet all your expectations for selling your work and guarantee that you will be delighted to be a part of what’s happening at the Saluda Historic Depot!

For more information, please contact Judy Ward by e-mail at ( or Cathy Jackson at (


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