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Festivals in Alexandria, VA.
Craft Shows, Festivals, Music Festivals.

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

Alexandria Old Town Art Festival

September 12 - 13, 2020

artfestival.com

(561) 746-6615
John Carlyle Square - Alexandria, VA

This coming season, one of our most popular shows has a brand new location in a familiar area. The 18th Annual Alexandria Old Town Art Festival, formerly the King Street Art Festival, is moving less than 1 mile from the original location to John Carlyle Square. Located off Duke St. next to Whole Foods, this beautiful space, only 2 blocks from the famous King Street in the heart of the Old Town district .

Occoquan RiverFest & Craft Show

September 26 - 27, 2020

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 2020. 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.

RiverFest

September 26 - 27, 2020

occoquanva.gov/town-festivals/fall-arts-..

(703) 491-2168
Historic District - Occoquan, VA

After careful consideration for the health and well-being of our residents, patrons, merchants, and local community during COVID-19, we have decided to reschedule our amazing brand-new RiverFest event, rather than cancel. We remain steadfast in our mission to keep small town America thriving during this difficult time.

Waterford Fair

October 2 - 4, 2020

waterfordfairva.org

(540) 882-3018 x4
Throughout the village - Waterford, VA

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.

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 from Argentina and Latin America, and Exhibitor Booths 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!

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.

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Events in Alexandria, VA — upcoming

Alexandria Irish Festival
August 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Alexandria Irish Festival

Waterfront Park, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 7/23/2019

An Ethnic Festival organized by The Ballyshaners, Inc..
This Virginia Ethnic Festival will have fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-7pm.
Colonial Market & Fair
September 19 - 20, 2020

Colonial Market & Fair

Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 5/20/2020

A Traditional Craft-Folk Event organized by George Washingtons' Mount Vernon.
This Virginia Traditional Craft-Folk Event will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 2 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 9am-5pm. Admission tickets are $12 - $20. This event will also include children's activities.
Saint Luke's Craft and Family Fun Fair
September 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Saint Luke's Craft and Family Fun Fair

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 8/14/2019

A Craft Show organized by Saint Lukes' Episcopal Church.
This Virginia Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and 2 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 9am-2pm. This event will also include: games, moon bounce, bake sale, lunch from the grill.
Old Town Arts and Crafts Festival
September 26, 2020

Old Town Arts and Crafts Festival

Waterfront Park, Old Town, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 7/13/2020

A Craft Show organized by Volunteer Alexandria.
This Virginia Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Art on the Avenue
October 3, 2020

Art on the Avenue

Del Ray, Alexandria VA, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 1/14/2020

A Craft Show organized by Tha Avenue Partnership.
This Virginia Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft and crafts exhibitors, and 15 food booths. There will be 5 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-6pm. This event will also include: scarecrow making for kids, face painting, children's art activity.
Edison High School
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Edison Craft and Vendor Fair

Thomas Edison High School Cafeteria & Hallways, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 9/16/2019

A Craft Show organized by Edison High School.
This Virginia Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail, homegrown products, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths.
Craft Fair & Pancakes!
November 14, 2020

Craft Fair & Pancakes!

First Christian Church, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 3/9/2020

A Craft Show organized by First Christian Church - Alexandria.
This Virginia Craft Show will have crafts exhibitors and no food booths. This event will also include pancake breakfast - 100% of proceeds going to church outreach/mission.
MVHS PTSA Holiday Market
December 2020 (dates not updated) ?

MVHS PTSA Holiday Market

Mount Vernon High School, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 9/17/2019

A Marketplace Expo organized by Mount Vernon High School PTSA.
This Virginia Marketplace Expo will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, commercial/retail, homegrown products and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and tba food booths. This event will also include: cake walk, games.
Holiday Bazaar at Grace
December 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Holiday Bazaar at Grace

Grace Episcopal Church of Alexandria, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 9/9/2019

A Craft Show organized by Grace Episcopal Church of Alexandria.
This Virginia Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts and commercial/retail exhibitors, and no food booths.
Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House Needlework Exhibition
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House Needlework Exhibition

Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 12/18/2019

A Fiber Arts Festival organized by Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House.
This Virginia Fiber Arts Festival will have fine craft exhibitors and no food booths. Admission tickets are $6 - $15.
Alexandria Saint Patrick's Day Celebration & Parade
March 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Alexandria Saint Patrick's Day Celebration & Parade

Old Town, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 12/31/2019

A Parade organized by The Ballyshaners, Inc..
This Virginia Parade will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be Roving Performers with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-2pm. This event will also include: dog show, classic car show.
Classical Movements
June 30 - July 6, 2021

Serenade! Washington DC Choral Festival

various locations, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 7/6/2020

A Music Festival organized by Classical Movements.
This Virginia Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 2 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Wed 6pm-11pm, Thu 6pm-11pm, Fri 6pm-11pm, Sat 6pm-11pm, Sun 6pm-11pm, Mon 6pm-11pm.
Friendship Firehouse Festival
August 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Friendship Firehouse Festival

Downtown Alexandria, Alexandria, VA

Status: Updated 7/2/2019

A Festival organized by Friendship Veterans Fire Engine Association.
This Virginia Festival will have crafts, commercial/retail, homegrown products and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 3 food booths. This event will also include kids' activities.