This blog is for Virginia Crafters and Artist to share info about craft shows, fairs and events in all of Virginia. Please feel free to e-mail me info about your show or a show you have attended. You can also comment on a show if you have attened it. Thank you for visiting!


Art on the Avenue

Festival /Show: Art on the Avenue
Date/Hours: Saturday, October 2, 2010 10:00 AM -- 6:00 PM
Where: Alexandria, VA on Mount Vernon Avenue (between Bellefonte & Hume Avenues)
What: Booth size(s) & Fees: 10’ X 10’ ArtSpace: $160 (If sharing, $105 each) Art students, Del Ray Artisans: $140, Recreation Center Field $100 
Website: www.artontheavenue.org
Contact: E-Mail at artontheavenue@gmail.com
Attendance: 45,000
Application: http://www.artontheavenue.org/2010_AOA_Vendor_Application.pdf
Application due: May 15


Date/Hours: DECEMBER 3-5, 2010
Where: McLean Community Center
Booth size(s) & Fees: Standard Booth Space (approx 9x8) - $200, Premium Lobby Space (approx 10x8) - $235 (limited # assigned by jury)

Additional Fees: Remit Application Fee of $5.00
Website: www.mcleancenter.org/special-events
Contact: Peggy Moore 703-790-0123 or email peggy.moore@fairfaxcounty.gov
Application: http://www.mcleancenter.org/elements/file/APPLICATION_CraftShow_2010_jury.pdf
Application due: MAY 7, 2010, 5:00 P.M


Old Farm Day

Festival /Show:  Old Farm Day
Date/Hours: Saturday, October 2, 2010 (Always the FIRST Saturday of October)
Where: Pleasant Grove - Rt. 53 - Palmyra, VA
For PARTICIPATION GUIDELINES and REGISTRATION FORMS for 2010, E-MAIL (Name, address, phone, and e-mail) with request to: oldfarmday@fluvannahistory.org
Website: http://www.oldfarmday.org/Home_Page.html
Contact: oldfarmday@fluvannahistory.org Voice Mail: (434) 589-9405
Application due: September 1, 2010

Orange County Cruisers Annual Open Car & Truck Show

Festival /Show: Annual Open Car & Truck Show
Orange County Cruisers & AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
Date/Hours: SUNDAY, JUNE 13, 2010, 9am – 3pm
Where: Orange County Booster Park Route 20 North, Orange, Virginia
Booth size(s) & Fees: $25.00, size n/a
Website: http://www.orangecountycruisers.com/
Contact: President, Walt Barfield (540)308-8609 Vice President, Billy Conrad (540) 672-7361

Sweet Dreams Day 2010

Festival /Show: Sweet Dreams Day 2010
Date/Hours: July 24, 2010 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Stuarts Draft Park, Stuarts Draft, VA 24477
Booth size(s) & Fees: 10 x 12
30.00 – fee for event if setting up on Friday and donating an item
$45.00 – fee for event if setting up on Friday but not donating an item
$50.00 – fee for event if setting up on Saturday and donating an item
$65.00 – fee for event if setting up on Saturday but not donating an item
If you are not able to meet the requirements of your choice you will be responsible for paying the additional fee prior to setting up.
Website: http://www.sweetdreamsday.com/
Contact: Augusta County Parks & Recreation, 540.245.5727 or kprinty@co.augusta.va.us
Application: http://www.sweetdreamsday.com/Crafters_Registration_Form.pdf
Application due: 05.14.2010

Harvest Festival

Festival /Show: Harvest Festival
Date/Hours: Saturday, September 25, 2010, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: 432 Main Street , South Boston , VA 24592
Booth size(s) & Fees: $50.00 10 by 10
Website:  www.soboharvestfest.com
Contact: Telephone: (434)-575-4208 Fax: (434) 575-4275 info@soboharvestfest.com
Application: http://www.soboharvestfest.com/CraftApplication2010.htm
Application due: n/a
Estimated attendance of last year’s festival around 10,000

Annual Herndon Festival Arts and Crafts Show

Festival /Show: Annual Herndon Festival Arts and Crafts Show
Date/Hours: June 4 – June 6, 2010
Where: Historic Downtown Herndon, Virginia
Booth size(s) & Fees: Please see application for this info
Website: www.herndonfestival.net
Contact: 703-435-6800 ext 2119 or ann.hoy@herndon-va.gov, Ann Hoy
Application: http://www.herndonfestival.net/images/stories/arts-crafts-pdfs/festivalacapp2010.pdf
Application due: March 5, 2010

Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion

Festival /Show: Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion
Date/Hours: Sep. 17 ~ Sep 19
Where: Bristol VA
What: Booth size(s) & Fees: $150.00 per 10’ by 12’ slot, limit 2 per vendor
Website: http://www.bristolrhythm.com/
Contact: n/a
Application: http://www.bristolrhythm.com/uploads/media/637942010CraftVendorApplication.pdf
Application due: n/a

Hanover Tomato Festival

Festival /Show: Hanover Tomato Festival
Date/Hours: July 10, 2010 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Pole Green Park, Mechanicsville, Virginia
Booth size(s) & Fees: 15x15 $125.00 per space
Additional Fees: Electricity $75 (limited)
Website: http://www.co.hanover.va.us/parksrec/tomatofest/default.htm
Contact: hanovertomatofestival@co.hanover.va.us
Application: http://www.co.hanover.va.us/parksrec/tomatofest/vendors_Non-FoodVendorApp.pdf
Application due: June 10, 2010

Pork, Peanut and Pine Festival

Festival /Show: Pork, Peanut and Pine Festival
Date/Hours: Saturday, July 16th & Sunday, July 17th, 2010 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: CHIPPOKES PLANTATION STATE PARK 695 Chippokes Park Road (Route 634, Surry County) Surry, Virginia 23883
Booth size(s) & Fees: 10 x 15 feet $100.00 PER SPACE
Website: http://www.porkpeanutpinefestival.org/Artsandcrafts.html
Contact: Monique Barnes, Chairman (757) 866-0958 (after 7pm) arts@porkpeanutpinefestival.org
Application: http://www.porkpeanutpinefestival.org/uploads/pppartsapplication2010.pdf
Application due: Applications must be post-marked by June 1, 2010. Applications sent after June 1, 2010 must be submitted with a $50 late application fee. No applications will be accepted after June 15, 2010.