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Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
March 24, 25 & 26, 2017

#1 in Northern Virginia and #5 in the Stateand #16 in the Nation. Consistantly Named a "Top 20 Show" In The Nation - "100 Best" Show - Sunshine Artist Magazine 2015.
This show has a total of 15 Awards from Sunshine Artist Magazine.

Previously Named A "Top 20" Event - Southeast Tourism Society

Exhibitor Information

Booth Fees

Single Booth 10’deep x 10’wide...

Corners (Two sides open) are an additional...


Electric Service – 110v (up to 500w)   $95.00
Electric Service – 110v (501-1000w) $135.00
Exhibitor Hours
Setup Hours:

Building Opens at Noon
March 23, 2017– Thu. (Hours: 2pm – 8 pm)
March 24, 2017 – Fri. (Hours: 8am –  9am)

Show Hours:
Exhibitors may enter one hour prior to the show opening.

March 24, 2017 – Fri. (Hours: 10am –  6pm)
March 25, 2017 – Sat. (Hours: 10am –  6pm)
March 26, 2017 – Sun. (Hours: 10am –  5pm)

Booth Removal:

March 26, 2017– Sun. (Hours: 5pm –  8pm)

Host Hotel/Motel

Host Hotel 2017

Holiday Inn / Chantilly Dulles Expo Center
Directions: Directions to Hotel for 2017
(6 miles South of Dulles International Airport)
4335 Chantilly Shopping Center • Chantilly, VA 20151

2017: For Reservations:

Telephone: 703-815-6060 (mention Code "CR8" & you are with the Craftsmen’s Classic)

call 1-888-269-9583 toll free (group Code "CR8")
or Click here to make reservations

All reservations must be guaranteed by one night's room deposit in cash or by a major credit card.

$68.00/per night for Single/Double/Triple/Quad (March 8 - 12.) Guests are responsible for Guest Room charges, tax, restaurant & lounge charges and incidental charges such as phone and movies. Guest check-in time is 3:00pm. Check-out time is 12:00 noon. All rooms are smoke free. Room type may be requested but not guaranteed.

The hotel does not assume responsibility for damage or loss of any property or merchandise left in the hotel prior to, during or following an event.

•      On site Host Hotel, walk to show
•      Free high speed Internet access

•      Complimentary Freshly Made Hot Breakfast Buffet for 2

•      Bob O’s Restaurant & Bar in hotel serves food until 12:30 AM

•      Over 10 restaurants offering affordable meal options adjacent to hotel

•      IHG Rewards, loyalty program for frequent guests offers travelers many

           perks. Sign up at www.ihgrewards.com (21016) to start enjoying your benefits


Camping Info

No overnight parking of campers is allowed at this facility.

Burke Lake Park (703-323-6600) in Fairfax Station

735 Ox Road - Fairfax Station, VA

Website: http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/
Email: parkmail@fairfaxcounty.gov

Lake Fairfax Park (703-471-5415) in Reston

1400 Lake Fairfax Drive - Reston, VA
Website: http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/
Email: parkmail@fairfaxcounty.gov

Pohick Bay Regional Park (703-339-6104) in Lorton

6501 Pohick Bay Drive - Lorton, VA 22079

Pohick Bay is a water oriented park located on the Potomac River 25 miles south of the nation's capital. Offers family and group camping, hiking, picnic areas and a large play area for children.
Website: http://www.nvrpa.org
Email: bull_run@nvrpa.org

Bull Run Regional Park (703-631-0550) in Centreville

7700 Bull Run Drive - Centreville, VA 20121

They have scheduled the "Bull Run Swamp Stomp" on March 27, 2010 at 7:00pm. Join naturalist Rich Bailey on a night hike and search for the fascinating amphibian life of Bull Run Regional Park. Find salamanders, spring peepers, woods frogs and more. Rubber boots and warm clothes recommended. Adults and children age 6 and older.

Website: http://www.nvrpa.org/

Sales Tax / State Dept. of Taxation
Exhibitors are responsible for the collection and payments of all sales tax. If tax forms are available prior to the show, they will be handed out at registration. You may visit the web site for the Department of Taxation to down load available forms or verify the tax rates for the area. The current tax rate, County and State combined, is 6% for Fairfax County, Chantilly, Virginia.
Booth Accessories

If you should need booth accessories, such as tables, chairs, carpet, additional drapes, etc., please contact:

Hale Northeastern, Inc.
Email: contact@haleexpo.com
Website: www.haleexpo.com
828 East Ferry Street
Buffalo, NY 14211
Telephone: (716) 896-6170
Toll-free: (800) 333-HALE
Fax: (716) 896-8908

Exhibitor Tickets
Exhibitor tickets are available. These tickets may be used for additional workers, family or very special customers. Remember, booth badges are only for people actively working in your booth. Please contact our office for more information.
Mailing List
Please share your mailing list for the Northern Virginia area with us. We will let your customers know all that will be offered at this Classic. We can accept most formats on disk. You may email a text file to contact@gilmoreshows.com which is tab separated, and we will even type the information if disks are not available.
Other Information

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Electrical Regulations

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