Don’t miss the last chance of the year to find outstanding holiday gifts sold by the makers themselves at Sugarloaf Crafts Festival. The show runs Friday through Sunday at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly. This is your opportunity to find special treasures unlike anything you’ll see in stores! Bring your list...there’s something for everyone on it!
A visit to a Sugarloaf Crafts Festival is a feast for the artistic spirit where you can admire the innovative creations of over 300 carefully curated artists. There are gifts for every age group and every interest so you’re sure to find something that speaks directly to you and fits your budget.
The artists enjoy the opportunity for face to face conversations with customers to share the stories and inspiration behind their work. Our crafters come from the mid-Atlantic region, the northeast and other parts of the United States. They love hearing about your travel experiences and may even have some useful travel tips for when you’re visiting their area. This sense of community between the artists and shoppers is part of what makes the Sugarloaf Experience so special.
Several artists will be providing live demonstrations of their work throughout the festival. Take advantage of this chance to see artists in several mediums at work. See how they turn raw materials of wood, glass and straw into a top quality finished products ready to beautify your home or that of a loved one. When not perusing the crafts or watching a live demo, there is soothing handpan music by Janet Spahr and children’s entertainment by Middle Earth Studios.
Each ticket gives you entry for the entire weekend. Ample free parking and food on site means you can make a day of it! Buy your ticket online and save. For larger groups, inquire about special discounts. More details on specific artists, musicians, area hotels and directions can be found above.