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Craftsmen's Classics


Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
October 7, 8 & 9, 2022

Please email Contact@GilmoreShows.com with any questions or requests

Ranked #1 in Southwest Virginia. Voted consistently as one of the top 15 shows In The Nation - Sunshine Artist Magazine "200 Best" September .

Ranked a "Top 20 Event" by Southeast Tourism Society.

Exhibitor Information

Booth Fees

Single Booth 8’deep x 10’wide...

Corners (Front & one side open) an additional...


Electric Service – 110v (up to 500w) $70
Exhibitor Hours
Setup Hours:

Oct. 6, 2022 – Thu. (2pm – 8pm)

*We will likely allow you to load in on Thursday starting at 11am, but registration desk will not be open until 2pm.

Oct.  7, 2022 – Fri. (8am – 10am)

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

Oct.  7, 2022 – Fri. (10am – 7pm)
Oct.  8, 2022 – Sat. (10am – 6pm)
Oct.  9, 2022 – Sun. (11am –5pm)

Booth Removal:

Oct.  9, 2022 – Sun. (5pm – 8pm)

Host Hotel/Motel
2022 Hotel Info:
Holiday Inn - Valley View - NEWLY RENOVATED!
3615 Ordway Drive NW • Roanoke, VA 24016
Telephone: 540-362-4500
Reservations must be received by Sept. 3, 2022
CALL TO BOOK - 540-362-4500
(Group Code: Craftsmen's Classic)
$99.00/per night plus tax of 13.3% for single/doubles for 2022. Individuals are responsible for own room, tax and incidentals. Full breakfast is included in rate. Tickets will be provided at check-in.
Rates valid 10/4 - 10/10. Check-in time is 4:00 pm, and check-out is 11:00 am. 
Every attempt will be made to accommodate special requests for room types, smoking preferences and location, however, due to the arrival and departure patterns not all request may be able to be fulfilled.  

Camping Info

The Berglund Center Formerly The Roanoke Civic Center
710 Williamson Road
Roanoke, VA 24016

Overnight parking is allowed at the facility for a cost of $15.00 per night. The full camping fee is charged even if you are fully self contained. You will need to register and pay the Civic Center office when you arrive. There are no hook-ups, restrooms or bath facilities available. Space is available on a first come-first serve basis.

The Berglund Center only accepts cash payments for camping.

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. Click here for a ST-9 Virginia Sales & Use Tax Form.
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

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.


 Please send images of you working, your products, or your booth display to CarlyGilmore@GilmoreShows.com for use in our advertising!

Mailing List
Please share your mailing list for the Southwest 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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