WorldMarket@EthnicFest Rules and Regulations
Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC will enforce all rules and regulations. Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC retains the right to prohibit a vendor from participating in the Market, without a refund, if rules are broken.
August 30, August 31 and September 1, 2019
Hours: Friday, 4:00pm-10pm; Saturday, 11:00am-10pm; Sunday, 11:00am-6pm
Vendor set-up: Thursday (10am-8pm); Friday (8am-3pm)
Set Up & Tear Down
All tents, tables, signage, etc. must be completely set up by 3pm on Friday, 10am on Saturday and 10am on Sunday. Tear down cannot start until 9pm on Friday and Saturday and 4pm on Sunday, unless items are sold out.
Scheduled vendor must notify Stella LLC of late arrival by one hour prior to set-up time in order to keep designated space. Vendors arriving late may be assigned to alternate stall space at staff discretion.
-Location: Vendor Stall location will be communicated to vendor prior to event. Set-up details will be sent along with that assignment.
-Space: Vending tables, tents, merchandise, signage and inventory must be set up within the specified 10’ x 10’ space.
Staff must be notified of an absence by noon of Thursday, August 29, 2019 prior to the World Market and Ethnic Fest 2019. In the case of an emergency absence vendors must notify Stella LLC as soon as possible. Vendors will not be reimbursed any fees for any absences.
Rain or Shine
The WorldMarket@EthnicFest is a rain or shine market and therefore weather does not constitute an emergency absence. In the event of extremely inclement weather, Stella LLC will notify all vendors by 6 am on a Festival Day to notify of a delay or cancellation.
Stella LLC reserves the right to approve, refuse, & limit products to be sold at the WorldMarket@EthnicFest.
Food and Health/Beauty Product vendors must have liability coverage that includes Product and Premises Liability insurance, naming Stella Propety Development and Event Production as “additionally insured,” and provide the appropriate certificate prior to their participation in the first Market Day.
Vendors must furnish their own tables, chairs, and signage not included with the Market Fee and provided by Stella LLC.
Keep the Market Area Beautiful
Vendors will be asked to make their displays as attractive as possible. Vendors are responsible for cleaning their space at the end of each Market day, including sweeping, bagging garbage, and breaking down any boxes.
Garbage containers will be available throughout the market and Stella LLC will be responsible for all garbage removal.
Vendors may not sublet space, or sell product for other people/businesses.
Applicants will be notified via email of acceptance within 5 business days of submitting an application. Fees will be due upon notice that applicant has been accepted.
2019 WorldMarket@EthnicFest Vendor Agreement
WHEREAS, Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC promotes a Market in the Cambria City neighborhood of Johnstown, Pennsylvania;
WHEREAS “Vendor” wishes to rent a booth from Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC, and THEREFORE, in consideration of the lease of the booth and other good and valuable consideration, the parties agree as follows:
Vendor agrees to pay Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC specified rent for space during the 2019 WorldMarket@EthnicFest.
Vendor shall purchase general commercial liability insurance (or farm insurance) and shall name Stella Property Development and Event Production as additional insured and certificate holder. Certificate must be on file at Stella’s Corporate Office, located at 419.5 Brallier Place Johnstown, PA 15906, prior to vending at the WorldMarket@EthnicFest 2019.
Vendor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC, and its employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns, against and from all of the following in connection with the 2019 WorldMarket@EthnicFest.
ALL claims, demands, actions and causes of action, together with the costs and expenses, including attorney fees of defending such a claim, resulting or arising from any claimed loss or damage to persons for injury or death or in property which may be due or result from the installation, occupancy, operation, use, maintenance or repair of any stand, bay, booth or other installation or structure of any kind.
ALL claims, demands, actions and causes of action, together with the costs and expenses, including attorney fees of defending such a claim, resulting or arising from any claimed damage from consumption of products, food or goods which are sold, obtained, received or acquired from any booth or other installations of any kind leased to the Vendor.
Vendor shall pay Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC the full amount of any loss or damage including, but not limited to court costs and attorney fees, which it may sustain, incur or become liable for defending or prosecuting any action or claim arising from this Agreement.
Food vendor agrees to obtain at all licenses/permits required by the City of Johnstown and State of Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, and to provide Stella Property Development copies of all such licenses and permits aside from any provide by Stella, Property Development. Stella LLC can direct vendor to the requirements for obtaining this license.
Vendor agrees to obtain at Vendor’s cost a Pennsylvania sales tax permit and to cause to be collected and paid to the State of Pennsylvania all applicable sales and local option taxes.
Vendor has received the 2019 Rules and Regulations. Vendor understands and agrees to follow all rules and regulations set forth by Stella Property Development and Event Production LLC as stated in the Rules and Regulations and in the Application Packet.
The laws of Pennsylvania shall govern this Agreement and be binding upon the parties hereto.