This page is for artists who are juried into the Abbe Museum Indian Market or invited to participate.  Any questions or concerns should be directed to Dawn Spears, AMIM producer, at 207-801-4088 or

The artist application period for the 2018 Abbe Museum Indian Market is now closed. If you have any questions about your status in this year's market, please reach out to AMIM Producer Dawn Spears (contact details are noted beneath News and Updates section).

If answers to your questions can't be found on the FAQs, please feel free to reach out to Dawn Spears at any time.

Press & Promo

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News & Updates

Acceptance packets mailed at the end of October, and signed contracts were due back by December 31, 2017. 

All interested performers should reach out to Dawn Spears, AMIM producer, now to finalize details. You can reach Dawn at 207-801-4088 or

We are seeking funding for a limited number of scholarships and/or travel stipends. More details will be announced soon right here, so bookmark this page to stay up-to-date!

The Abbe Museum Indian Market has been featured in the following media outlets:


Cancellation Policy

If cancellation is requested prior to March 1, 2018 5:00 p.m. EST, a full refund of your booth fee is possible. Application fees are non-refundable at any time. Beginning March 2, 2018, all fees are non-refundable. This policy will be strictly adhered to; no exceptions.

Booth Fees

Acceptance packets will be emailed at the beginning of November, and signed contracts are due back by December 31, 2017. All accepted artists can pay for their booth fees below. Due to the holidays, payments will be accepted until February 14, 2018. This payment will confirm your participation in the 2018 Abbe Museum Indian Market. 

Indian Market Booth Fees
from 150.00
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The following are offering special discounts for all Abbe Museum Indian Market (AMIM) artists and vendors. More will be added before the end of January. 


Acadia Hotel
10% discount Exhibitors/Vendors only
Call and mention AMIM

Atlantic Oceanside
$143 - $174
These rates are only available until April 3, 2018, for booking May 18-20, 2018, dates
Call to book, or use online code 51583

Bar Harbor Grand
$129 rate
To book, you must call group sales at 207-288-2529 and speak with Patricia

Bar Harbor Inn
$149 rate
These rates are only available until March 17, 2018, for booking May 18-20, 2018, dates
To book, you must call 1-800-248-3351

Bar Harbor Regency / Holiday Inn Resort
Call 1-800-234-6835 or use online code Abbe Museum - Indian Market

The Bayview
$175 rate
Call and mention AMIM

The Harborside Hotel
$139-$159 rate
Call and mention AMIM; Online code: ABBEMARKET18

Bar Harbor Bed & Breakfast Association

Acacia House  
15% discount Exhibitor/Vendors only
Call and mention AMIM

Holbrook House
15% Exhibitor/Vendor discount
Valid for booking May 17-21, 2018, dates
Call and mention AbbeIM


Southwest Harbor Lodging

Cranberry Hill Inn
25% discount for Exhibitors/Vendors
Mention AMIM in online contact form or call directly

The Lindenwood Inn
15% discount
Call and mention AMIM

Penury Hall
Off-season rates in effect, so there is no further discount
Call and mention AMIM for best rates