New Orleans & Gulf Coast Event Hosts

Author Signings • Art & Craft Fairs • Vendor Markets • Fandom Events • Oddities & Mystical Markets

The Peculiar Market Vendors

The Undertakers Vault

They are the keepers of macabre treasures, specializing in skulls, oddities, and the artistry of taxidermy bone art. Explore a collection that transcends the boundaries of the ordinary and delves into the realm of the extraordinary.

Charlie's Waxworks

Fragrance products and laser-engraved decor that will add a touch of enchantment to your space. But that’s not all – delve into Charlie’s novel series, a modern-day journey reminiscent of Dante’s Inferno. Don’t miss the chance to explore the mystical world of Charlie’s Waxworks and get lost in their captivating storytelling. Be sure to check out Charlie’s Divine Tower of Expurgation book for an unforgettable adventure!

Mystik Hippi

They offer a bewitching assortment of wood witch signs, Ouija boards, pendulum boards, tarot card boards and displays, and enchanting magic wands. Each creation is a testament to their dedication to the craft, designed to elevate your mystical practices and add an aura of mystique to your space.

Leaf And Stone Metaphysical Shoppe

Leaf And Stone Metaphysical Shoppe is your gateway to an enchanting world of wonder. Explore their vast collection of 109 loose herbs, handcrafted herbal teas, artisanal jewelry, incense, accessories, tarot and oracle decks, spell kits, crystals, stones, and even colored chicken feet for intent. Elevate your sacred space with pagan decor, and carry a piece of magic with their pagan keychains and more.

Mimi’s Sweets & Treats

Get ready to be delighted by over 50 types of freeze-dried candy, with new additions at every turn. They’ll tantalize your senses with a delectable selection of freeze-dried fruits and veggie chips, and by the time our event arrives, the sweet surprise of ice cream will await.

Black Cat Lagniappe

They specialize in mixed media artwork sealed in resin, a fusion of artistry and craftsmanship that will leave you spellbound. Step into the realm of whimsy with their fairy gardens and fairy wreaths, where imagination takes flight.


They are the creators of exquisite handmade jewelry that adds a touch of charm and enchantment to your style. Dive into the spirit of Halloween with their playful and fun-themed jewelry that’s perfect for celebrating the season. 

Nattosoup Studio

Dive into the captivating world of 7″ Kara, a watercolor comic that unravels the secrets of a tiny adventurer. Explore the ongoing saga in Volume 2, complete with a peek behind the scenes. Discover “Lilliputian Living,” a compendium of tiny wonders, and indulge your creative side with “Curious Little Things,” a charming cottagecore coloring book. Their art prints, postcards, and original watercolor illustrations are a visual feast, while acrylic charms and pins make perfect gifts.

Scary Sheri’s Halloween Emporium

They are your one-stop-shop for Halloween-themed crafted treasures, including bewitching bowls, spellbinding witch hats, eerie jewelry, decorated brooms, hauntingly beautiful wreaths, and much more. Dive into their world of spooky creativity, where every item is a nod to the magic of Halloween.

Mewcat Creations / CatSEWcute

whimsical creations include adorable stuffed cats, some even donning costumes like pirates, vampires, and bats. Dive into their unique world of homemade cat soap, cat clips, and keychains, where feline charm knows no bounds. But that’s not all – delve into the mystical with Mike, a psychic reader who offers Bones and Palm readings.

Katys Cabinet of Curiosities

They are purveyors of the peculiar, curators of antiques, and guardians of taxidermy wonders. Delve into the past with their collection of vintage Halloween items that evoke nostalgia and mystery. From the odd and intriguing to the eerily beautiful, Katy’s Cabinet of Curiosities invites you to explore a world where the unusual is celebrated.

Lacary Exotic home of the giants

Prepare to be amazed by some of the world’s most unique and original creations. Lacary Exotic specializes in breeding live chickens and rabbits that are unlike any you’ve ever seen. These magnificent giants are a testament to the wonders of nature and the artistry of breeding.

Rachel Schwemin art

As a pop surrealist artist, she specializes in crafting vibrant and peculiar paintings that blend fun and quirky chaos. Her creations offer a kaleidoscope of imaginative possibilities, from bears exploring space to octopuses adorned with tableware. Dive into her body of work, and you’ll find your own associations and perhaps even piece together hidden stories.

Gillian Zane / NOLA Books & Baubles

She is not only an accomplished author known for her gripping apocalypse romance novels, often set against the backdrop of zombie-infested New Orleans, but also a gifted artist who brings her creations to life through wooden and paper crafts featuring her own artwork. Dive into the thrilling worlds she conjures with her words and the enchanting designs she crafts with her hands.


She brings you a captivating collection of resin snakes and creepy bottle stoppers, each piece a testament to her artistic craftsmanship. Don’t miss the chance to adorn yourself with rhinestone cockroaches that add a touch of glamour to the macabre.

World tree wrapps

They are the creators of custom handmade wire-wrapped jewelry, meticulously crafted with 925 sterling silver, 100% pure copper, and adorned with natural gemstones that hold the essence of the earth’s beauty. Each piece is a unique expression of artistry and elegance.


They are the masterminds behind an enchanting world of fantasy and nature-inspired resin art. Discover their captivating array of keychains, earrings, 3D sculptures, storage boxes, and more, each piece a testament to their artistic ingenuity. Step into a realm where imagination knows no bounds, and nature’s beauty comes to life in every creation.

Cakes to Geaux

They offer a sweet innovation with cakes neatly packed in travel-ready containers, including mason jars, trays, and push pops. These delightful treats are not only delicious but also designed for on-the-go enjoyment. Dive into a world of cakey delights that you can savor anywhere.

Down Da Road Exotics & Elite Reptiles

They are your gateway to the mesmerizing world of Ball Pythons, geckos, and isopods, each creature a testament to the beauty of the animal kingdom. But that’s not all – explore their collection of collectible toys and figures that will ignite your sense of nostalgia and wonder.

M&M Custom Designs

They are the artisans behind an array of amazing creations, including door hangers, lanterns, home decor, fandom-inspired items, key rings, decorative tiles, New Orleans-themed decor, and so much more. Each piece is a testament to their dedication to craftsmanship and their passion for design.

Snakes in the Boot

They are your destination for exotic wonders, featuring a stunning array of snakes, lizards, geckos, tortoises, and frogs. Each creature embodies the allure of the animal kingdom, ready to fascinate and enchant.

Author K.M. McFarland

With a passion for weaving stories of Voodoo, vampires, ghosts, nightlife, and romance set in the magical backdrop of New Orleans, she’ll transport you to a world where the supernatural meets the sultry allure of the Big Easy. Having called New Orleans home, K.M. McFarland draws inspiration from its diverse cultural flavors and rich history, infusing her books with its essence. Her love for vampires, sparked by Anne Rice’s iconic works, led her to craft her own narratives that blend vampires, Voodoo, ghosts, and the intriguing tapestry of New Orleans’ past.

Whimsey Possum

They are the creators of bewitching earrings that will add a dash of darkness to your style. Explore the eerie world of dead fairy jars, each one a macabre masterpiece. Adorn your crocs with their charming croc charms and bring a touch of whimsy to your footwear. Dive into their collection of stickers, perfect for adding a hint of the spooky to your belongings. And for those who crave cuddles, their small plush toys are a must-have.

Sing Sweet Nightingale

Their creations are little pieces of wonder, meticulously crafted from the treasures of the natural world. Explore the beauty of dried flowers, preserved insects, snake skin, and bones, all sourced from nature in its purest form. Each piece is a testament to the exquisite artistry that can be found in the world around us.

DaZombie Metals

They are the artisans behind handcrafted and forged knives, meticulously crafted from high carbon steel, farriers rasps, and even railroad spikes. Explore the world of utility and artistry as they transform railroad spikes into unique objects, including bottle cap openers and steel turners. Each creation is a testament to their skill and dedication.

Sandra R Neeley

She is the mastermind behind 45 captivating novels, each a portal to worlds of love, adventure, and enchantment. At our event, you’ll have the chance to explore a curated selection of her most beloved and recent works. Immerse yourself in the pages of Sandra’s novels and let your imagination soar.

Lilith's Cauldron

They craft resin treasures, from coasters and cat figures to wands, daggers, and jewelry. Delve into mystery with witch clips and their mystical witch boxes filled with stones, herbs, and tarot cards. Seek guidance through tarot readings and explore their captivating paintings.