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Festivals in Bedford, VA.
Festivals, Family & Kids Festivals

Virtual Waterford Fair

October 2 - 4, 2020

waterfordfairva.org

(540) 882-3018 x4
Online only at

Visit our website for updates on our transition to a virtual event. Carefully selected artisans from across the country demonstrate techniques of traditional colonial craftsmanship throughout the historic village of Waterford, VA.

The Bodacious Bazaar Fall

November 13 - 15, 2020

bodaciousbazaar.com

(757) 255-8680
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.

Northern Virginia Christmas Market

November 13 - 15, 2020

emgshows.com

(757) 417-7771
Dulles Expo Center - Chantilly, VA

It's Northern Virginia's grand opening celebration of the holiday season! The Northern Virginia Christmas Market will feature more than 250 art & craft exhibitors from more than 35 states. Discover a diverse selection of fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, as well as thousands of one-of-kind Christmas collectibles. Readers of Sunshine Artist Magazine just voted this show #39 in the nation.

Craft + Design

November 20 - 22, 2020

visarts.org/events/craft-design-show

(804) 353-4457
Main Street Station - Richmond, VA

Now in its 56th year, Craft + Design is a museum-quality show with a reputation for showcasing the finest in contemporary crafts. In 2019, almost 10,000 people visited the booths of 150 exhibitors. The show moved to historic Main Street Station's renovated train shed in 2017. The venue offers panoramic views of the downtown Richmond and Amtrak service directly to the doors of the show.

Virginia Beach Christmas Market

November 27 - 29, 2020

Events Management Group

(757) 417-7771
Virginia Beach Convention Center - Virginia Beach, VA

It's Virginia Beach's grand opening celebration of the holiday season! The Virginia Beach Christmas Market will feature more than 250 art & craft exhibitors from more than 25 states. Discover a diverse selection of fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, Virginia wines, as well as thousands of one-of-kind Christmas collectibles. Readers of Sunshine Artist Magazine just voted this show #17 in the nation.

Fredericksburg Center For Creative Arts

November 28, 2020 - January 29, 2021

(540) 373-5646
Silversmith House - Fredericksburg, VA

Flora and Fauna themed juried exhibition of all media 2-D and 3-D fine art, fine craft and photography. Juror: Diego Sanchez. Cash awards. Juror Talk online, December 4, 2020.

Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

April 16 - 18, 2021

Events Management Group

(757) 417-7771
Virginia Beach Convention Center - Virginia Beach, VA

The Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market features 200 fine artists and craftspeople from across the nation offering fine arts, handcrafted jewelry, wood, glass, photography, candles, woven baskets, clothing, toys, folk art, specialty foods, Virginia wines, and home & garden decor. The Heritage Celebration! will return featuring live on-going demonstrations of traditional crafts by local craft guilds.

Festival Argentino

May 15, 2021

Festival Argentino USA

(703) 212-5850
Thomas Jefferson Theatre - Arlington, VA

Argentine Festival 2021, Sat May 15, 4pm–10:30pm. Presented by: Festival Argentino USA. Venue: Thomas Jefferson Theatre Tickets · $15-30. Todos Celebremos Argentina May Revolution 1810 with a spectacular show for the whole family featuring folk music, tango, and dance and pop music with artists coming from Argentina and with the great locals, and Exhibitor Booths plus New ECatalog in the Fest. 34vo Festival Argentino 2021.

Cookie and Craft Show

June 3 - 5, 2021

cookiecuttercollectorsclub.com/conventio..

(757) 817-8125
Founders Inn and Spa - Virginia Beach, VA

The Cookie Cutter Collector's Club (CCCC) is announcing our 2021 Convention plus our Cookie and Craft Show. The show will be indoor at the Founders Inn and Spa. The Cookie and Craft Show is open and free to the public. Guests are invited to visit us over the 3 days of the event and spend a hot day strolling in the AC looking at wonderful hand-made products. Don't forget to visit Julia Usher, published cookie author and decorator!

Town of Occoquan

June 5 - 6, 2021

occoquanva.gov/arts-and-crafts-show.html

(703) 491-2168
Downtown - Occoquan, VA

This famous craft show in the streets of Occoquan features about 300 vendors with arts and crafts, live entertainment, and plenty of delicious food and fun for the whole family. Rain or shine. Free admission. Shuttle services are available for a minimal fee to patrons and free to vendors. Thanks to our strong community support and loyal customers, the Occoquan Arts and Crafts Shows bring in about 10,000 visitors each season.

Horse and Hound Wine Festival

July 10, 2021

bedfordwine.com

(540) 586-3707
Johnson's Orchards Farm & Peaks Winery - Bedford, VA

Enjoy wine from some of Virginia's finest wineries while listening to good music and visiting art, craft and food vendors. VA's most unique wine festival has events throughout the day with horses and dogs as attractions such as the Parade of Horses, agility dogs and muskrat racing. Also kids' events. Families will enjoy this festival because it appeals to both young and old. Some proceeds will benefit 501-3c organizations. Online ticket sales.

Chincoteague Blueberry Festival

July 22 - 24, 2021

chincoteagueblueberryfestival.com

(757) 894-2334
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.

Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival

September 4, 2021

madisonva.com

(540) 948-4455
Main Street - Madison, VA

Come celebrate the 28th Annual Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival in the beautiful and historic town of Madison. Enjoy the arts, crafts, music, delicious Madison County foods, pony rides, antique autos, living history including Civil War camp, and magic shows. Held annually the Saturday before Labor Day

Town of Occoquan

September 25 - 26, 2021

occoquanva.gov/town-festivals

(703) 491-2168
Downtown - Occoquan, VA

We look forward to the new Occoquan RiverFest & Craft Show being a fantastic celebration to the end of Summer 2021. It will be a weekend full of fresh air, hope and family fun on our beloved Occoquan River. There is no better way to harness the might and savvy of Occoquan, than to combine two events that bring together our American pride, our people, and our culture into one amazing festival weekend.

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Events in Bedford, VA — upcoming

Harvest Festival
October 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Harvest Festival

Big Otter Mill, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 9/18/2019

A Festival organized by Friends of Big Otter Mill.
This Virginia Festival will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail, homegrown products and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 3 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-4pm. This event will also include tours of big otter mill.
Shelter Fun Frolic
October 17, 2020

Shelter Fun Frolic

Johnson's Orchards, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 11/12/2019

A Pet-themed Event organized by Peaks of Otter Winery.
This Virginia Pet-themed Event will have crafts and commercial/retail exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be Roving Performers with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 9am-1pm. Admission tickets are $5 - $15. This event will also include dog play area.
Bedford Apple Harvest Festival
October 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Bedford Apple Harvest Festival

Gross' Orchard, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 9/24/2019

A Specialty-Theme Event organized by Gross' Orchard.
This Virginia Specialty-Theme Event will have crafts and commercial/retail exhibitors, and local food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 8am-7pm. This event will also include: games, rides.
Depot Street Fest
October 24, 2020

Depot Street Fest

218 W Depot Street, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 8/29/2020

An Art Show organized by Faith Fellowship Church.
This Virginia Art Show will have Fine Art, Fine Craft, Crafts, Film, Flea Market, Commercial/Retail, Homegrown Products, Corp./Information and Antique/Collectibles exhibitors, and 5 food booths. This event will also include centerfest will have other vendors that day. this year vendors only on this date.
Arts, Crafts, and More
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Arts, Crafts, and More

Liberty Middle School, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 11/29/2018

A Craft Show organized by GFWC Bedford Womans' Club.
This Virginia Craft Show will have Fine Art, Fine Craft and Crafts exhibitors, and 7 food booths. Admission tickets are $3.
Blossom to Bottle 5k
August 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Blossom to Bottle 5k

Johnson's Orchards, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 4/6/2020

A Sports Event organized by Peaks of Otter Winery.
This Virginia Sports Event will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 5:30pm-8pm. Admission tickets are $20 - $25. This event will also include race.
Peaks of Otter Winery
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Long Strange Night on the Mountain

Peaks of Otter Winery, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 11/12/2019

A Festival organized by Peaks of Otter Winery.
This Virginia Festival will have fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional talent and the hours will be Sat 4pm-10:30pm, Sun 3am-12pm. Admission tickets are $20 - $50.
Olde Liberty Fibre Faire
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Olde Liberty Fibre Faire

Bedford Breakfast Lions Club, Bedford, VA

Status: Updated 3/13/2019

A Fiber Arts Festival organized by Olde Liberty Fibre Faire.
This Virginia Fiber Arts Festival will have Fine Craft, Crafts and Commercial/Retail exhibitors, and no food booths. Admission tickets are $5. This event will also include: demonstrations, raffles.