KENT, Wash. – June 26, 2006 – Applications are now available for the 23rd Kent Parks Holiday Bazaar. The Bazaar is scheduled for Friday, December 1, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kent Commons, 525 4th Avenue North in Kent.

All types of handcrafted, non-imported and non-commercial work are considered. A selection committee will review all applications. Applications will be judged on written materials received and criteria will include handcrafted, high quality, original arts and crafts and space availability. Applications are due by September 1. Completed applications can be returned with three or four photos or color copies of work, and a written description (media/process, size and price). Every year the Holiday Bizarre features over 100 vendors offering everything from gourmet foods and beautiful textiles to stained glass artwork and original, handmade jewelry.

For more information about the Annual Kent Parks Holiday Bazaar or other cultural activities please call 253.856.5050 or visit our website at

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