Events

Upcoming show schedule

Past events

Nov 8 - Nov 10

26th Northern Virginia Christmas Market

It’s Northern Virginia’s grand opening celebration of the holiday season! This spectacular, award-winning holiday show features more than 250 fine artisans from more than 20 states. Artisans offer a diverse selection of fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, vintage re-creations as well as thousands of one-of-kind Christmas collectibles.

10:00am - 6:00pm EST

Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly, VA

http://www.emgshows.com/anvcm

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival

This is a great festival. Beautiful art work from top artists - both local and east coast. Activities for the family and kids.

Stockley Gardens Park in Ghent - Norfolk

https://www.hope-house.org/events/fall-stockley-gardens/

Sep 27 - Sep 30

Neptune Festival Art Show

The show features over 250 artisans displaying handmade work from paintings and sculptures, to photography and glass-work. Mosey your way through the tents and displays and find a piece of the show to bring home with you! I'll be on the corner at 21st Street - booth # 2124

20th - 31st Streets on the boardwalk in Virginia Beach

https://www.neptunefestival.com/events/neptune-festival-art-craft-show

Sep 14

Hermitage Handmade Festival

SHOP for handmade art and crafts by 70+ local artists, EAT delicious bites while sipping on mimosas and Bloody Marys, LEARN about the arts through live demonstrations throughout the day, and CREATE arts and crafts of your very own with on-site art-making activities.

11:00am - 5:00pm EDT

7637 North Shore Road, Norfolk, VA

http://thehermitagemuseum.org/hermitage-handmade-festival/

Sep 7

Arts in the Park - Buckroe Beach

The Buckroe Improvement League is excited to bring you their Annual Buckroe Beach - Arts in the Park!! Join over 3500 people who join us at the Buckroe Beach Park in Hampton, Virginia overlooking the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. The event will be located in front of the large Buckroe Beach Pavilion adjacent to the boardwalk, allowing artists, craftsmen, Food and Beverage Trucks and DJ to be in one festival area. This event is free to attend. Come out and enjoy a day of shopping, browsing by the bea

10:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Buckroe Beach Pavilion Park - Hampton

Aug 10 - Aug 11

Spotsy Art Festival

Over 50 artists showcase their works including glass, mixed media, paintings, jewelry, and pottery. You’ll be inspired and appreciate art like never before. Enjoy the arts festival even more by enjoying one of many food trucks offering burgers, sandwiches, salads, smoothies, and much more! Come be a part of this historical town’s first Arts Festival. You’ll find amazing artists, fantastic food trucks, musicians and street performers. A great day, free of charge for the entire family!

Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA

https://www.spotsyartsfestival.com/

Jun 22 - Jun 23

Mid-Atlantic Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival

This festival is held at the Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal on beautiful Delaware Bay. There will be live music, a playground area for children, and food and beverages available at the On the Rocks tent. And of course, there will be great art available!

9:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal, DE

https://www.historiclewes.org/events/2019-sea-glass-and-coastal-arts-festival

May 25 - May 27

Virginia Beach Surf Art Expo

Surfing and art - what better way to spend Memorial Day weekend than at the beach!

1st - 6th Street at the Boardwalk, Virginia Beach, VA

http://www.vbsurfartexpo.com/

May 18 - May 19

Stockley Gardens Spring Arts Festival

Twice a year, on the third full weekend in May and October, people flock to Stockley Gardens in Norfolk’s historic Ghent neighborhood to browse through jewelry, pottery, paintings, and other works of art by over 130 artists. The park is full of strollers, dogs and tantalizing smells. Music drifts from the stage. Friends stop to chat. Throughout the weekend, there is a feeling of hope.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Stockley Gardens Park, Norfolk's Ghent neighborhood

https://www.hope-house.org/events/spring-stockley-gardens/

May 11

Hilton Art Walk

Come see what our artists have to offer, enjoy a meal at one of our fantastic food trucks, or beat the heat in our bier garden with a tasty brew from Tradition Brewing Company! The 2019 Hilton Art Walk in beautiful Newport News, Virginia, is the perfect kickoff for your summer!

Apr 28

Art on the Square

Art on the Square is a juried show that is dedicated to providing original, high quality, handcrafted and diverse mediums of art. It is located on Duke of Gloucester and North Boundary Street in Merchants Square, Williamsburg, Virginia. The event features more than 150 artists and is free and open to the public. Proceeds from artist booth fees are donated to visual and performing arts organizations throughout the greater Williamsburg area including Williamsburg, James City and York counties.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Merchants Square, Williamsburg, VA

https://www.williamsburgjuniors.org/art-on-the-square

Apr 13 - Apr 14

Old Town Art Show

The Old Town Art Show is juried art and craft show consisting of outstanding artists and craftsmen from around the country. You'll find everything from exquisite jewelry to funky and functional pottery, abstract sculpture to glistening glass, hand-woven fashions to stunning photography, extraordinary paintings to wonderful wood carvings; this is a show you won't want to miss!

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Francis Field, St. Augustine, FL

https://www.holidayartshows.com/saint-augustine-fl.html#.XGcxQXmumUk

Nov 23 - Nov 25

Virginia Beach Christmas Market

37th Annual Virginia Beach Christmas Market features over 250 fine artisans and crafters from more than 25 states. You can find great one of a kind items for your Christmas shopping.

10:00am - 6:00pm EST

Virginia Beach Convention Center

http://www.emgshows.com/avbcm

Oct 20 - Oct 21

Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival

This is a fun event with food, music and art. Approx. 130 artists will be at this fall's event. Keep a check on the website for more information .

Sep 28 - Sep 30

Neptune Festival

2018 marks the 45th anniversary for the Virginia Beach Neptune Festival! Every year, hundreds of thousands of people celebrate at the festival's many offerings! Daily concerts at festival stages are scattered along 32 blocks of the boardwalk and feature 35 performances from local, regional, and national recording artists. On the boardwalk, you can find over 250 artisans displaying handmade work, at an Art & Craft Show that has been ranked #22 out of 200 Fine Art and Design Shows across the count

10:00am - 7:00pm EDT

I am usually around 19th Street on the Boardwalk

https://www.neptunefestival.com/

Sep 22

Tin Soldiers Forgotten Treasures Art Show

23 local artists with a variety work. Come out and get a head start on your Christmas shopping.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

3725 Shore Dr., Virginia Beach

https://www.facebook.com/events/402510493602534/

Sep 16

Hermitage Handmade Festival

3rd annual handmade festival at the Hermitage Museum in Norfolk. This is a great show with a variety of work by local artists. There will be music, food and a cash bar. Check out their website for more information.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

7637 North Shore Rd., Norfolk

http://thehermitagemuseum.org/hermitage-handmade-festival/

Sep 8

Crabtown Seafood Festival

Seafood vendors, fishing boats and educational bay exhibits will line the downtown waterfront, honoring Hampton's history as a town built by seafood. Celebrate Crabtown's fresh catch with food vendors, nautical art and live music, filling the river walkway from Mill Point Park to Carousel Park

Aug 11 - Aug 12

Spotsy Arts Festival

During the 2nd weekend in August the lawns of Spotsylvania Court House are transformed into a massive outdoor arts and artisan gallery for 100+ artists and artisans from across the region and all around the United States. Join us for a fun-filled day or weekend of shopping, feasting, music, entertainment and demonstrations.

10:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA

http://spotsyartsfestival.com/

Aug 4

Boardwalk HeArt Show in Smithfield

A juried “boutique” style show with various art mediums held on the boardwalk behind the Smithfield Station Shoppes.

11:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Boardwalk at Smithfield Station 415 S. Church Street in downtown Smithfield, VA

https://www.genuinesmithfieldva.com/boardwalk-heart-show.html

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