Northern Virginia Christmas Market
November 8-10, 2013. Dulles Expo Center, 4368 Chantilly Shopping center, Chantilly, Virginia, (757) 417-7771. Hours are Friday, Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. This arts and crafts market features Christmas collectibles and thousands of home decorating ideas for the holidays. Admission $7/adult, children 12 and under are free.
Fairfax Holiday Craft Show
November 16-17, 2013. Fairfax High School, 3500 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, Virginia. Hours are Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission: $5, children under 18 are free. Enjoy handmade crafts including baskets, dolls, floral items, jewelry, paintings, photographs, pottery, clay, wood items and more.
Shenandoah Potters Guild
November 28-29, 2013 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. War Memorial Building, Jim Barnett Park, 1001 E Cork Street, Winchester, VA (540) 665-8396. Holiday Pottery Show and Sale. Enjoy a large selection of handmade pottery by over 15 local potters.
McLean Holiday Craft Show
December 6-8, 2013. McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave. McLean, Virginia. Hours are Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Enjoy a wide variety of arts & crafts and holiday music by local school groups. Admission is $3 for adults and $1 for children under the age of 14.
Holiday Market at Del Ray Artisans
December 6-22, 2013 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, Virginia. (703) 501-1736. Open Weekends. Hours are Friday, 6-9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 12-4 p.m. The Market offers unique handmade fine arts and crafts from 20 exhibitors including pottery/ceramics, photography, jewelry, cloth, paper crafts, and glass, beautiful poinsettias from West Landscapes LLC, and delicious Bake Sale items to benefit the local community.
GRUMP at Artisphere
December 7, 2013, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd Arlington, Virginia The craft show features unique items created by local designers including kids clothing made from vintage t-shirts to handmade soap to plush anteaters to clever holiday cards.
City of Falls Church Holiday Arts and Crafts Show
December 7-8, 2013. City of Falls Church Community Center, 223 Little Falls St. Falls Church, Virginia. (703) 248-5077. Hours are Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. See more than 60 crafters who sell unique handmade items and baked goods. Children's activities include a craft corner, face painting, and breakfast with Santa.
Leesburg Holiday Fine Arts and Craft Show
December 7-8, 2013. Ida Lee Park Recreation Center, 60 Ida Lee Dr. NW, Leesburg, Virginia. The show features over 90 local and regional artisans selling hand made items from candles, stained glass, carved wood, jewelry, leather products, table linens, and much more. Hours are Saturday 9 a.m.–4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Tysons Corner Center Holiday Market New this year!
December 13-15, 2013. Located at Tysons Corner Center directly in front of Panera Bread, Chipotle and Elevation Burger, the festival will be on the roadway between the parking garage and the main entrances to Nordstrom and the “Café Corridor. Inspired by the traditional German Christmas Markets, the event will include 30 vendors plus a spectacular Christmas tree, entertainment, beer garden and other festive activities. Hours are 11 a.m.-9 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Sugarloaf Craft Festivals
December 13-15, 2013. Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Hours are Thursday, Friday and Sunday 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Enjoy the crafts of 500 artists, including jewelry, wood, leather, clothing, sculpture, glass and more. Watch live entertainment and feast on a variety of foods. Admission: $7.00/adult, children 12 and under are free.
Arlington Holiday House Craft Show & Sale
December 14, 2013, Wakefield High School, 4901 S Chesterfield Rd. Arlington, Virginia. The show features a variety of home-made crafts and gifts. Free Admission. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
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See also, A Holiday Shopping Guide for the Washington DC Area