Supernova Market

Thank you for your interest in being apart of the Supernova Market. Please read all of the rules and regulations below before applying. Incomplete applications will not be considered. This is a juried market, therefore your application will be either accepted or denied based upon various factors.

Vendors are expected to provide their own 6ft table or 10ft booth. By submitting your application you are acknowledging that this is your sole responsibility if accepted. 

UPDATE: Due to the uncertainty surrounding the covid-19 outbreak, we have extended our vendor application period until further notice. Payments will no longer be due within three days of acceptance. Vendors who receive acceptance notifications, will be notified once the market date is confirmed safe to run. Payment will be due immediately upon date confirmation via e-transfer:


If circumstances prevent us from holding the Supernova Market on Saturday, May 30th at 2pm - 8pm,

do not fret! It will NOT be cancelled. Worst case scenario, we will postpone the event to a later date. Regardless if you attend or not, fees are non refundable and no exceptions will be made. If you are a no-show for the event, you will not be considered for any future events. Please note that if your payment is not received by the specified date, your spot will be immediately given to the next person on our waitlist.



Why should you apply to the Supernova Market?

The Supernova Market is being held in Rogers Square, the new urban centerpiece of downtown Halifax.

Halifax's 1st outdoor Artisan Market to be held in this location. There will be live music, food vendors and friendly staff - to ensure an enjoyable experience for everyone! Your business will be promoted and your work will be showcased in Halifax newest hotspot! This is an outdoor market, located in the busiest area of Downtown Halifax, which will allow for lots of natural foot traffic. 

What does my vendor fee go towards?
Vendor fees go towards operational costs: venue, equipment rental, advertising, décor, staff and more.

What is your cancellation policy?
By submitting an application, you commit to paying the full invoice upon acceptance by the Market. This is a non-refundable fee.

What is the refund policy?

Because vendor fees go directly towards hosting the event, no cancellations or refunds will be accepted.

How will this event be advertised?

We have an extensive marketing plan which includes: print, paid social media promotions, press releases, partnerships, sponsors and more.


We ask that all vendors help promote also - word of mouth does wonders! Here are a few ways that you can help promote yourself, as a vendor:

  • Add the event to your Facebook business page

  • Mention the event on your website and add a link to our website

  • Share  the news with your Instagram followers, follow us and we will follow you back

  • Tweet about the event and use the hashtag #supernovamarket

  • Email a newsletter or invite to your mailing list, clients and friends

  • If you blog, write about the event and link back to Sparkles n' Sawdust

  • Tell everyone you know that you are participating and send them an event invite through Facebook


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Hours of operation

Please note: Our hours are based around our class schedule and therefore, we do not have consistent weekly hours. 

1574 Argyle Street, Suite 4

2nd Floor (Above the Bitter End)

Halifax, Nova Scotia

B3J 2B3


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