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Craftsmen's Classics


Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
March 11, 12 & 13, 2022

The 2021 March Spring Classic has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Concerns.  We look forward to seeing you in Oct./Nov., 2021 for the Christmas Classic, and to resuming our Spring Classic in March 2022.


A "Top 20" Event from Southeast Tourism Society

Consistently Named a "Top 10" in Virginia & "Top 25" Show in the Nation for The "200 Best"- Sunshine Artist Magazine with a total of 14 "100 Best" awards from Sunshine Artist Magazine

Exhibitor Information

Booth Fees

Single Booth 8’deep x 10’wide...

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


Electric Service – 110v (up to 500w)

If ordered after 2/26/20 - $75

Exhibitor Hours
Setup Hours:

Building Opens at Noon
March 10, 2022– Thu. (Hours: 12pm – 8pm)
March 11, 2022– Fri. (Hours: 8am – 9am)

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

March 11, 2022– Fri. (Hours: 10am – 8pm)
March 12, 2022– Sat. (Hours: 10am – 6pm)
March 13, 2022– Sun. (Hours: 11am – 5pm)

Booth Removal:

March 13, 2022– Sun. (Hours: 5pm – 8pm)

Host Hotel/Motel

2020: Hampton Inn Richmond Airport

421 International Center Drive

Sandston, VA 23510
Telephone: 804-226-1888

Fax: 804-737-1666

Rate of $91.00/per night (King)

Rate of $91.00/per night (Queen Double)

Rates are valid March 11 through 15, 2020

Reservations must be made by 2/28/20

2020 Spring - Hotel Web Site
Directions: Click here

Individual Guest Reservations can be made by calling 804-226-1888
(request a room with Craftsmen’s Classic™ or book online here and click on add a special rate code and enter "CC3" in the group field)

Reservations should be made as soon as possible. There are a limited number of rooms in the block. Hotel does not accept cash or check as primary payment option. Every guest must have a valid credit card on file.

Offers: All rooms have microwaves, refrigerators and 32" flat screen TV with a range of premium TV channels. Complimentary internet access for all guest. Complimentary hot breakfast bar included. There is an indoor pool and fitness room.

All guest room rates are subject to any Hotel service fee and the current tax of 13%, plus any additional taxes or fees that may be owed at the time the rooms are occupied.

Check-in Time is 3:00pm and Check-out Time is 12:00pm.

Camping Info

Camping location

Richmond International Raceway Campground

600 E. Laburnum Ave.

Richmond, VA 23222

Click Here for the Camping Reservation Form

The daily rate is $37 for 2019. Camping is handled by Gilmore Enterprises, Inc. Please download the reservation form and bring it with payment to the show desk at check-in. Payment must be certified funds in the form of CASH, CASHIER'S CHECK or MONEY ORDER.

The Campground area at the Richmond Raceway Complex contains 179 full hook ups (electric and water) as well as 54 self contained RV spaces. Please contact Richmond Raceway Complex at 804-228-7500 for campground availability and pricing during event days.

No one may stay in their vehicle on the grounds unless they are in the camping area and have paid for camping privileges. There are no restrooms or bath facilities available.

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 5.3% for County, City, State.
Booth Accessories

If you should need 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

For Internet and/or phone connection, please contact the Richmond Raceway. Click here for the Richmond Raceway complex Internet and Phone Form.

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, 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 for the Richmond area with us. We will let your customers know all that will be offered at this Classic. Please email youre 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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