Cortland Arts & Wine Festival
Winery & Distillery Information
Location: Courthouse Park, Cortland NY
Hours: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Set-up time: 8 am to Noon
Wine pick-up service
Potable water and ice
10 x 10 ft space under a large tent
One 8 ft table with a table cloth
Electric available - bring your own 100 ft cord
Information in the Festival Guide
Please note: no water hook-ups available
New this Year!
The festival will be accepting a limited number of distilleries to provide tastings of spirits in the wine tent.
While the event will be patrolled, you are responsible for your own personal belongings. Neither the Arts and Wine Festival nor the Cultural Council accept responsibility for lost or stolen property.
Fees & Additional Information
Booth Rate - $125 per booth.
Required Licenses, Permits, and Insurance:
A Farm Market Status for the Festival will be in effect which allows you to sell in sealed containers as well as offer wine tasting. Wineries will be required to obtain a no-fee "Winery/Farm Winery Retail Permit." The Farm Market permit allows you to sell wines made of at least 75 percent New York Grapes.
A New York State Permission to Collect Sales and Use Tax Certificate is also required and must be on display at your booth. We must have a copy of this certificate by May 1. You will not be allowed to set up without it.
We require insurance coverage in the amount of $1,000,000 per occurrence of bodily injury and $500,000 per occurrence of property damage or a $1,000,000 combined single limit. The Certificate of Liability should include "The Cultural Council of Cortland County, City of Cortland and Cortland County, along with their employees, officers, board members, volunteers as respects to the Cortland Arts and Wine Festival" named as additionally insured. Each winery will also receive two taster's comp tickets per booth rented. Please be sure that these are issued only to persons over 21 years of age. Badges will be mailed to you approximately two weeks before the event.
Festival Guide Requirements:
The festival will publish and distribute a free program with space included for a listing of each winery vending at the festival. We will ask for any information for the program by May 1. Additional advertising space is available in the program at a 10% discount to registered vendors. Contact us for details.
Required by May 1:
Copy of New York State Permission to Collect Sales and Use Tax Certificate
Certificate of Insurance
Winery information for the Festival Guide
For further information contact us at 607-753-1188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Use the PayPal Button below to submit payment for your booth, then complete the vendor application to finish registration.
If paying by check, please mail check to:
Cultural Council of Cortland County
PO Box 5133
Cortland, NY 13045
Submission of application gives permission to allow the reproduction of your images for publicity purposes. The undersigned hereby agrees to all terms and conditions in the prospectus and does hereby release the Cultural Council of Cortland County from liability for any damaged or stolen articles. (If applying online, receipt of payment serves in lieu of signature for this contract.)