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Craftsmen's Classics


Craftsmen's Classic Art & Craft Festival
October 4, 5 & 6, 2024

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. 3, 2024 – 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.  4, 2023 – Fri. (8am – 10am)

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

Oct.  4, 2024 – Fri. (10am – 7pm)
Oct.  5, 2024 – Sat. (10am – 6pm)
Oct.  6, 2024 – Sun. (11am –5pm)

Booth Removal:

Oct.  6, 2024 – Sun. (5pm – 8pm)

Host Hotel/Motel
2024 Hotel Info: Reservations must be made by Sept 1, 2024
Hampton Inn & Suites, Roanoke Airport
$119/night plus taxes
In the Valley View Mall area - in close proximity restaurants and stores, and just 6 minutes from the Berglund Center.
Reservations can be made directly through the hotel by calling (540) 366-6300 and asking for the "Craftsmen's Classic Art and Craft Festival" group rate.
Hampton Inn & Suites Roanoke Airport

Your stay with Hampton by Hilton include:

  • Free hot breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Fitness center
  • Pet-friendly rooms
  • Business center
Camping Info

The Berglund Center (formerly 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


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