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Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival

2023 Summer Classic - August 4, 5 & 6

We look forward to seeing you in 2023!

Voted #1 in Myrtle Beach and #2 in South Carolina.  Consistently Named a Top 100 Show In The Nation - Sunshine Artist Magazine "200 Best"

A total of 20 Awards from Sunshine Artist Magazine.

9 Years In A Row!  Named a "Top 20 Event" by Southeast Tourism Society

Exhibitor Information

Booth Fees

Single Booth 10’deep x 10’wide...


Corners (Two sides open) are an additional...*Limited availability*

$100 each

Electrical service is now ordered through Gilmore Shows to streamline the process.  Please call 336-282-5550 or email Contact@GilmoreShows.com to add electricity.

$95 per outlet - 20amp, 120v.

*After 7/2/23, price is $135 available through facility only

Exhibitor Hours
Setup Hours:

Building Opens at Noon
August 3, 2023– Thu. (Hours: 12pm– 8pm)
August 4, 2023- Fri. (Hours: 8am – 9am)

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

August 4, 2023– Fri. (Hours: 10am – 6pm)
August 5, 2023– Sat. (Hours: 10am – 6pm)
August 6, 2023– Sun. (Hours: 11am – 5pm)

Booth Removal:

August 6, 2023– Sun. (Hours: 5pm– 8pm)

Host Hotel/Motel

We suggest trying hotels.com or airbnb.com to find reasonable rates and enjoy a little beach time!

Adjacent to the facility is the Sheraton Hotel. You may call 843-918-5000 to book.  They do not offer group rates, but may be able to offer AAA rates or other special discounts!

Camping Info

No overnight parking of campers is allowed at this facility. There are many campgrounds available in the area. You can do a search on the internet to get a complete listing.

Sales Tax / State Dept. of Taxation

Exhibitors are responsible for the collection and payments of all sales tax. Download your tax information and forms HERE - forms will not be provided at the event.

Special Events Sales - Retailers making sales at festivals or special events - which include promotional shows, trade shows, fairs or carnivals for which an admission fee is required and last less than 12 consecutive days - are not required to obtain a retail license. Instead, retailers are required to file a special event tax return (Form ST-388 and instructions) within five days for sales made at the event.

You may visit the Sales & Use Tax page on the web site for the SC 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 8% for County, City, State. If you have any questions about the tax forms or South Carolina taxes, you may contact them directly at 803-898-5000 in Columbia, SC.

Booth Accessories

We provide drapes as the backdrop for your booth.

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

Hollins Exposition Services
Email: service@hollins-expo.com
Website: www.hollins-expo.com
P.O. Box 7001
7549-C Williamson Rd.
Roanoke, VA 24019
Telephone: 800-574-3940  or  540-362-3940
Fax: 540-362-8698

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.

Send us your images!  We promote the event through dozens of avenues, including newspaper, television, radio, billboards, magazines, digital media, social media, direct mail, email, and so much more!  We need YOUR images - email CarlyGilmore@GilmoreShows.com with your photos.

Mailing List
Please share your mailing list with us for the Myrtle Beach and other areas in which we hold shows. We will let your customers know all that will be offered at this Classic. Please email your file (.xls, .csv, or .txt) to contact@gilmoreshows.com (tab separated), and we will be sure to let your customers know that you are coming to town!
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