Food and game booths, live entertainment, arts and crafts, a beer and wine garden and much more!
Vintage Days is Fresno State’s largest student-planned celebration which attracts
over 50,000 community members to campus for three days of entertainment, excitement
and fun for all ages!
Friday, April 20 to Sunday, April 22, 2018
Future events: April 26–28, 2019; April 17–19, 2020
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (5 p.m. on Sunday)
Maple Mall between Music and Satellite Student Union buildings (map, directions)
Parking available from Shaw and Maple or Barstow and Maple entrances.
Free admission! Parking not enforced.
No pets except service animals permitted.
Volunteer at Vintage Days
Fresno State students can gain volunteer hours while supporting three days of food,
entertainment and fun over the Vintage Days weekend!
Email VDMarketing@mail.fresnostate.edu or call Student Involvement at 559.278.2741 to sign up.
Join the team that plans Vintage Days
Fresno State students joining the Vintage Days team, will:
- Exercise professionalism and networking skills while working collaboratively with external programs.
- Improve one's professional written, oral, and non-verbal communication skills.
- Strengthen one's own personal development as a leader by being directly involved in the decision-making process for a large-scale community event.
Fundraise with a booth at Vintage Days
Student clubs and organizations can run a food or game booth during Vintage Days,
which is the largest campus fundraising opportunity available to students!
Applications are due February 23, 2018 and are available at the 'Student Food and Game Booths' page.
Explore over a hundred arts and crafts exhibitors specializing in handmade items including
jewelry, children's toys, home decor, and much more!
Craft Faire applications are due January 31, 2018 and are available at www.fresnostate.edu/craftsfaire.
Vintage Days hosts a variety of third-party businesses and organizations who wish
to host activities and gain exposure at the annual festival that attracts over 50,000
Contact Darrell Jennings at 559.490.4134 or firstname.lastname@example.org to become a part of Vendor Alley.
Food and Beverage Vendors
While the majority of food booths at Vintage Days are allocated to recognized student
organizations on campus, providing important fundraising opportunities to these groups,
we welcome third-party vendor booths to provide additional variety and professional
Applications are due February 9, 2018 and are available at the 'Food and Beverage Vendor' page.
Visit our 'Sponsorships and Advertising' page or for sponsorship levels, advertising specifications or our tax-deductible donations form. Artwork due by March 1, 2018.
Organizations that contribute to Vintage Days receive a full-page, color ad in the Vintage Press, our program of events, logos on our printed marketing materials, and many other opportunities for reaching our 50,000 annual attendees and growing following in the community!
Our event program, the Vintage Press, offers full-color and black & white ad space, as well as graphic design support for our advertisers. Don't miss this opportunity to reach a circulation of over 4,000 festival attendees and community members of all ages!
Vintage Days is a non-profit organization and gladly accepts tax-deductible donations,
including gift certificates or products. These contributions will be given out as
prizes during our many festival activities and your gift will be acknowledged in the
Vintage Press and during the events.
The stage at Vintage Days is a venue for all types of performers to showcase their
talents. From bands, to dance groups, DJs and more, performers are welcomed to apply
to take the stage in the spring. Click here to see last year's lineup!
Applications were due November 22, 2017. Contact VDConcerts@mail.fresnostate.edu for questions or for performance samples.
Directly south of the Satellite Student Union, Vintage Days hosts student clubs and
organizations and programs of notable achievement to display to the community.
Email VDMarketing@mail.fresnostate.edu or call Student Involvement at 559.278.2741 for information.
President's Showcase of Excellence
The showcase features a variety of innovations, planning and process improvement projects
or initiatives from Fresno State faculty and staff.
Visit www.fresnostate.edu/showcase for information about the projects on display in the President's Showcase of Excellence.