July 16, 2022
Ida Lee Park - Leesburg, VA
The festival features 4 Live Bands, a variety of Vendors & an array of Food Trucks. We bring you an All Star Lineup consisting of the following Artists: *Saxophonist Extraordinaire - Rob Maletick, *The Incredible - Joe Falero & DC's Latin Jazz All Stars, *Maryland Music Award Winner #1 Jazz Artist - The David Bach Consort, *International Star & Recording Artist - Saxophonist Art Sherrod Jr., *Your Mixologist DJ Jammer. The Festival Host is WPFW 89.3's Nick "Dr. Nick" Johnson. Beer & Wine available for purchase (no outside food or alcohol permitted)
July 16, 2022
Virginia Avenue - Clarksville, VA
Ranked in the Top 20 Events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society. Juried arts & craft show, free tethered hot air balloon rides from children 12 and younger, musical entertainment, 14 hot air balloons and gathering of the boats and fireworks over the lake & more--all this in Southern Virginia.
July 21 - 23, 2022
Chincoteague Center - Chincoteague Island, VA
The Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival is the Largest Fine arts and crafts event on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. A midsummer celebration of fine food, arts, crafts and nature's tastiest and most healthy gift...the blueberry. This event is held on the beautiful island of Chincoteague on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. The CIBBFl is the opening act for the Pony Penning Week and the Chincoteague Pony Swim. Exhibitors and performers should apply earl as the Festival fills-up quickly.
August 20, 2022
Ida Lee Park - Leesburg, VA
Come join us on August 20th at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg, VA at the World Heritage Festival from 11am - 6pm! Taste delicious ethnic food, get refreshed with a scoop of ice cream or shaved ice or even a fresh smoothie, while enjoying a cultural show on the main stage! You will have an array of vendors to choose from with more than 60 artists displaying everything from fine art to jewelry, ceramics to crafts, and every creative item in between.
August 27, 2022
Oronoco Bay Park - Alexandria, VA
We are excited to announce that the Around the World Cultural Food festival is coming back in 2022 at ORONOCO BAY PARK, downtown Old Town Alexandria, VA, on Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 11 AM – 7 PM!! Oronoco Bay Park is a 4.5-acre park located on the waterfront, which allows for social distancing and the ability for everyone to comply with CDC's and County's covid regulations. The event is ADMISSION FREE, with plenty of national dishes and beverages available for purchase.
September 17 - 18, 2022
Frederick County Fairgrounds - Clear Brook, VA
Enjoy an autumn weekend at The Frederick County Fairgrounds! Indoor crafter area features many new quality artisans with us for the first time along with a variety of one-of-kind local & regional artisans throughout the fairgrounds. FREE admission for Military & Law. Children 10 & under FREE! Free inflatables and balloon art for kids. Hard Cider & Craft Beers ($), Live Music, Car Show, Apple Pie Eating Contest. Enter the apple pie baking contest. We are pet-friendly! Bring your own chairs. $10 Gen Adm.
September 24, 2022
Manassas Museum Lawn - Manassas, VA
Welcome to the Old Town Manassas Art Show & Craft Fall Fair! Over 60 artisans and crafters, independent consultants and other small businesses are looking forward to showcasing you their products in the first Art Show and Craft Fair in Old Town Manassas! Jumpstart your holiday shopping season, as fall is right around the corner and join us on Saturday, September 24th from 10am to 4pm at the Manassas Museum and support local small businesses! RAIN OR SHINE. FREE ADMISSION. FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT
October 7 - 9, 2022
National historic landmark of Waterford, Virginia (150+ acres) - Waterford, VA
The 78th Annual Waterford Fair, the quintessential Fall festival with a juried artisan exhibition (costumes, demonstrations and retail sales), fine art show & sale, old mill shop (crafts) & more, is held in the National Historic Landmark village of Waterford the first weekend of October. This truly unique setting gives the 90+ heritage and contemporary artisans accepted a beautiful backdrop to demonstrate, sell their products and cultivate lasting relationships with loyal buyers. To apply please see the link and dates accepting applications for different venues.
October 14 - 16, 2022
Main Street Station - Richmond, VA
Now in its 58th year, Craft + Design showcases the work of contemporary craft artists from across the United States. Shoppers spend the weekend eating, drinking and browsing the work of artists from all over the country. Awards are presented in ceramics, precious metals, glass, wood and recycled materials, sustainability, booth design, contemporary design, innovative use of traditional craft materials and fiber. VisArts also presents a best in show award as well as an award for the best new artist.
November 11 - 13, 2022
Hampton Convention Center - Hampton, VA
The Bodacious Bazaar is an amazing three day shopping extravaganza and wine festival that is held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in the Hampton, Virginia. Our show is designed to promote talented artists, crafters, local businesses and wonderful Virginia wineries at an extraordinary venue. Our show donates a percentage of its net to chosen non-profits each show.
Events in Charlottesville, VA — upcoming
March 2023 (dates not updated)
Online only at vabook.org
Status: Updated 3/3/2022
This Virginia Literary Event will have corp./information exhibitors and no food booths. This event will also include author panels.
May 2023 (dates not updated)
IX Art Park, Charlottesville, VA
Status: Updated 2/9/2022
This Virginia Art Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and 2 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 6pm-10pm, Sat 8am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $10. This event will also include: workshops, demos, immersive arts museum, mural unveiling, performances.