Deadline for 46th East Texas Poultry Festival Seeks Arts, Crafts Vendors

August 23, 2022 - The deadline to apply for an Arts and Crafts vendor booth at the 46th Annual East Texas Poultry Festival, sponsored by Farmers State Bank, is Friday, August 26. The festival will take place October 6-8 on the historic downtown Center Square. Limited spaces are still available and the applications are being accepted at the Shelby County Chamber office. Gold Sponsors for the Festival are Badders Law Firm, City of Center, Pilgrims Pride and Tyson Foods.

Vendors will provide their own flame retardant 10x10 booth/tent. Space rental is $100 for the 3 days and includes electrical hook up. Booths must be manned continuously during the hours of 10am until at least 7pm all three days of the festival. First time exhibitors are asked to send three color photographs showing representative merchandise. At the deadline, the Arts and Crafts committee will select the vendors based on the type and quality of merchandise and notify them of their selection. Applications are available for download at

For an application to be received by mail or electronically or questions, call Shelby County Chamber of Commerce 936-598-3682 or email