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Vendors Area Hours

Friday 4pm - 8:30pm

Saturday 10am - 6pm

Sunday 10am - 4pm

Food and drink are not permitted, except by vendors at their own table.


Our Vendors:

  • Adornments Henna

    Adornaments is a local henna and jewelry artisan specializing in wearable art. Henna and temporary tattoo services are applied in person and past work can be reviewed at www.AdornamentsHenna.com. Handmade jewelry and accessories of a wide variety are inspired by history, the natural world and beyond, and can be viewed at AdornamentsCostumes.etsy.com and ArtifactAccessories.etsy.com. To reserve a time slot for body art or commision a wearable piece for pickup, please email erin@adornamentshenna.com

  • D.H. Aire

    Offering books in the Highmage's Plight Series and the author's other works, including his new novels: Merchants and Mages, and Highmage. Visit the author's website to learn more at: www.dhr2believe.net.

  • Ben Anderson

    Featuring The McGunnegal Chronicles book series. Fantastic adventure and fantasy books for the MG/YA audience that have been called the Narnia of Ireland, but with more action. See the author's website at www.mcgunnegal.com for more information.

  • Auntie Arwen's Spices

    A huge selection of hand-crafted herb/hot/ethnic/salt free/salt/pepper etc. seasoning blends, fudge, teas/tisanes and coffees, herbal remedies, and books by Jane Sibley.

  • Balticsmith

    Reproductions of Northern European Iron Age jewelry in silver and bronze. Baltic, Finnic, Nordic, Slavic? Balticsmith.com makes reproductions with provenance from the Viking Age and beyond as well as original designs in silver and bronze. Custom work welcome!

  • Nina Boal

    Books and crafts.

  • Butler Design Services

    Puzzles and games

  • Calligraphic Buttons

    A wide selection of funny buttons/badges-- and you can order custom buttons as well. "Engineering is how we try the patch the holes where natural laws leak out."

  • Chessiecon

    Buy your chessiecon t-shirts, Tom Smith CDs, and peruse the charity auction items available.

  • Vonnie Winslow Crist & Kelly A. Harmon

    Books (fantasy, dark fantasy, urban fantasy, YA and cookbooks), ‘specialty’ bookmarks, book lights, fantasy-related jewelry and owl figurines.

  • Dark Quest Books/Sidhe na Daire

    New science fiction books, costume horns

  • The Esteamed Mouse

    Steampunk jewelry and accessories, handcrafted, including items made to order on site. We have tiny toppers and full size hats, fanny packs, checkbook covers, tablet cases, as well as necklaces, chatelaines, pins and bracelets. In addition to completed items, shoppers can build their own from an array of smaller components.

  • Face of Beast

    Jewelry from handmade beads; hand-quilted bags, pillows, and quilts

  • Fine Leather Design

    Fine Line specializes in unique, handmade pieces all created in our quaint Pennsylvania shop, located at the southern tip of the Pocono Mountains.

  • Flying Coyote

    Flying Coyote sells books that focus on predators of the four-legged kind. We also sell small carved objects d'arte, mostly ojimes and netsukes in wood and small animals in stone.

  • Hobbitronics

    Merchants of fine medieval and fantasy garb

  • Intrepid Fibers and Fabrics

    Hand crafted purses, wallets, tote bags, and project bags, many with a Steampunk or Geek theme. Handspun yarn -including fun and funky art yarns. Single breed and conservative breed yarn and wool for the hand knitter and spinner. Fiber crafting supplies and patterns.

  • Larry Smith Books

    New books: SF, fantasy, some mystery, some art. Large and small presses as they tell us what is available.

  • Raven Design Group

    Cosplay props

  • Red Adept Publishing is committed to creating quality books in all mainstream fiction genres. Our books are available in print, audio and eBook formats.

  • Undiscovered Treasures

    Undiscovered Treasures specializes in jewelry and curios.

  • Walt's Cards (Dan Barnett)

    Games, game supplies, Giant Microbes


Vendor Policies and registration

OUR VENDOR'S ROOM IS SOLD OUT. You may fill out our application form to get on the waiting list.

Chessiecon has a large Vendor area in the atrium of the hotel which will be open for business Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the convention. Exact hours to be announced closer to the convention.

Each table includes one convention membership. The cost is $120 per 6' .

Vendors are limited to 4 tables without special permission.

The hotel may charge vendors a $15 fee for each electrical outlet. Please let us know if you require electricity for your space.

It is each vendor's responsibility to collect state sales tax (currently 6% for all purchases). We are required by law to provide a list of vendors to the state for purposes of collecting state sales tax.

Chessiecon reserves the right to reject a vendor application for any reason, including but not limited to inappropriateness or duplication of merchandise, or space limitations.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact vendors@chessiecon.org