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Craftsmen's Classics


Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
November 4, 5 & 6, 2016

Voted consistently as one of the top 100 shows In The Nation - #1 in Richmond, #3 in Virginia and #10 In The Nation - "200 Best" Art& Craft Shows, Sushine Artist Magazine 2014.

A total of 24 Awards from Sunshine Artist Magazine.

Previously A Southeastern Tourism Society "Top 20 Event" &

Named a "Top 200" Show in the Nation by ArtFair SourceBook.


Exhibitor Information

Booth Fees

Single Booth 8’deep x 10’wide...

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


Electric Service – 110v (up to 500w)  $50.00
Exhibitor Hours
Setup Hours:

November 3, 2016 – Thu. (2pm – 8pm)

November 4, 2016 - Fri.  (8am - 9am)

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

November 4, 2016 – Fri. (10am – 9pm)
November 5, 2016 – Sat. (10am – 6pm)
November 6, 2016 – Sun. (11am – 5pm)

Booth Removal:

November 6, 2016 – Sun. (5pm– 8pm)

Hours Subject to Change

Host Hotel/Motel

2016 Richmond Hotel - Hampton Inn Richmond Airport
Web Site: 2016 - www.richmondairport.hamptoninn.com

Directions 2016 - to the Hampton Inn Richmond Airport

Hampton Inn Richmond Airport

421 International Center Dr. - Sandston, VA 23150
Telephone: 804-226-1888

Fax: 804-737-1666
(mention you are with Craftsmen’s Classic)
Reservations must be made no later than October 16, 2016

Offers: All rooms have microwaves & refrigerators. Complimentary internet access. Amenities and services include Business Center, Fax, Meeting Rooms, Modem, Photo Copying Service, Printer, Cribs, High Chairs, Baggage Storage, Beverage Area (complimentary), Breakfast Area (complimentary, Coin Laundry, Dlectric Service, Elevators, Laundry/Valet Services, Luggage Hold, Room Service Safety Deposit Box, and Fitness Room.

Exhibitors may call the hotel direct at 804-226-1888 and request a room with the Craftsmen's Classic or book online at www.richmondairport.hamptoninn.com. Click on add a special rate code and enter CCS in the group field.

2016 Rate of $83.00/per night (Standard King w/breakfast**)

2016 Rate of $83.00/per night (Standard Double Queen w/breakfast**)

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

Cancellation Policy is before 6:00 pm on the day of arrival.

**Rate includes hot breakfast bar for a maximum of two people each night.

Valid through 11/06/16

Camping Info

Richmond Raceway Complex
Exhibition & Commonwealth Buildings
600 East Laburnum Avenue
Richmond, VA 23222

The Campground area at the Richmond Raceway Complex contains 179 full hook ups (electric and water) as well as 54 self contained RV spaces. Camping is being handled by Gilmore Enterprises. You may contact Jennifer Palmer at 336-282-5550 or email her directly. You may also download the required form by clicking the link below. Camping is $37 per night and may be paid in cash or by check. Please bring the completed form and payment to the Show Desk during check in on Thursday, November 3.

The Camping Reservation Form

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 the 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.
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. 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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