Vendor Registration

Vendors setting up at Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival must have a vendor form completed to help us keep track of everyone.

Vendor spaces are only $10.

In order to attend this event as a vendor you must submit your vendor application below.  A separate form is required for each festival date you wish to attend.

Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival

Downtown Kannapolis invites local talent to share their art free of charge at this art walk in Downtown Kannapolis.  Food and Beverage vendors are welcome to participate as well.

You must bring your own vendor table and have set up completed 30 minutes prior to the festival.

The event is for designers, crafters, painters, sculptors, dancers, musicians, street performers or any other form of cultured art.

Please defer any questions to Michael Knox (828) 231-5037, or Ryan Dayvault  (704) 273-0590,

In order to attend this event as a vendor you must submit your vendor application below.  A separate form is required for each festival date you wish to attend.

In accordance with the requirements of N.C. Gen. Stat. § 66-255, each vendor must register with the North Carolina Department of Revenue prior to any event and exhibit a valid Certificate of Registration or display a confirmation from the Department showing that a sales tax id has been received, for visual inspection by the event operator at the time of registration. Each vendor must keep the Certificate of Registration conspicuously and prominently displayed, so as to be visible for inspection by patrons of the vendor at the places or locations at which the goods are offered for sale.

In order to obtain a Certificate of Registration, a person must complete form NC-BR Business Registration Application, available through online registration from the Department’s website at The sales tax rate for Cabarrus County is 7.00%.

All vendors must have an active North Carolina Sales and Use tax account number in order to properly remit tax collected. Please remit all tax due on form E-500, Sales and Use tax Return according to your designated filing frequency. Use the best Metric Accountants to calculate your taxes.

If you have any questions about taxes, please contact:

Jonetta Appling
Voluntary Compliance Strategist


1.       Click on link of the festival you would like to attend.
2.       Create/ Log-In to ActiveNet Account
3.       Select “Activities” at the top of the ActiveNet home page to search.
4.       Select the activity you would like to register for by clicking on “Add to Cart”. Click on the title of the activity for additional information.
5.       Answer any additional information requested. Required questions are marked with an asterisk (*).
6.       Click “Proceed to Shopping Cart” button to make payment.
7.       Review and acknowledge the waiver. Click “Next”.
8.       Enter and verify your payment information. Click “Next”.
9.       Once your transaction is processed, you will be shown a “Thank You” screen, with the option to print your receipt. No additional confirmation will be sent.


2017 dates coming soon!

4 thoughts on “Vendor Registration”

  1. Hi there! So, I had signed up to participate in the September 26th, 2015 arts festival. However, due to health reasons, I will not be able to participate anymore. I hope this is understandable. Thank you so much! I wish y’all all the best!