Street Fair Application

The Upper Madison Street Fair takes place on Albany’s Madison Avenue between S. Allen and W. Lawrence Streets. The fair offers free music, quality crafts and art, a variety of foods and a host of children’s activities. Last year’s event drew between 2,500 and 3,500 people.

The 2016 Fair will take place Sunday Sept 18, 2016.

If you want to participate, apply using one of these links.   Online application is preferred, and you can pay with a check or via credit card.  If you really must apply by paper, please  print the form and mail it to us. 

We'll get in touch if we have questions, or let you know as soon as possible whether your application was approved.


All spots are full for Street Fair 2016!  But if you think you'd be a good fit, you may fill in the appropriate application and we'll keep you in mind for Street Fair 2017.

Applications for 2017 should be up and running by April or May 2017.


Read here to determine if your organization is eligible and email us at if you have questions.

We also have options for not for profits active in our local area and ways to support the fair through sponsorship. 
Contact us at or

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