Please note: Our online applications are processed through the Chamber of commerce website. We’ve been notified this morning , April 14, that their website is experiencing trouble and online processing is not available today. Hopefully it will be back online tomorrow. If you’d like to apply and not wait, please call 256-200-5270 and we’ll work with you to email your application and invoice you for payment. 
We are now accepting applications for the 35th Annual Poke Salat Festival. The Festival will be held May 17-18, 2019.
To apply in person: You may stop by the Arab Chamber of Commerce office, 1157 N. Main Street, or Dots Art and Gifts,
15 1st Ave NW, Downtown, to pick up a paper application or apply in person.

Mail: If you need an application mailed to you, please let us know.

Apply Online:
If you’d like to apply online, please read the directions carefully. Please note that there is a $5 processing fee for making the online application. If your application is not approved for participation, your application fee will be returned to you by check, typically within 3-4 days.
The processing fee is non-refundable.
How to apply online:
1. Click this link:
2. Click the blue Register now button.
3.  Click the “Add Attendee” button to fill out your application.
4. Complete all required fields.
5. Click “Save Changes”
6. On the next page, confirm your contact information and “choose one” to let us know which booth space(s) you need.
7.  Click “Next”
8. Click “Check Out”
9. Provide payment information and click “check out”.

Our Vendor Coordinators will contact vendors directly when their application has been approved for the event. Until you are contacted, you are not approved. You will typically be notified by email within a week of receipt of your application.

If you have any questions, please call or text Dawn Sparks, Vendor Coordinator, 256-200-5270. You can also email with your questions.

We look forward to seeing you at the 35th Annual Poke Salat Festival.


34th Annual 

Poke Salat Festival

May 18-19, 2018

mark your calendars now! 

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Do you want to make a difference in Downtown Arab? We have a meeting on the first Wednesday morning  of every month and have membership opportunities for Downtown businesses and also for our neighbors in community  that want to help promote, support and work on the revitalization of  Downtown Arab. Call 256-586-0345 for more information

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