Northern Virginia Christmas Market

24th Northern Virginia Christmas Market

Dates: November 10-12, 2017

Hours: Friday & Saturday 10:00 - 6:00, Sunday 10:00-5:00

Location: Dulles Expo Center - South Hall, 4368 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA 20153.
Dulles Expo and Conference Center Map and Directions

Admission: $8.00 for adults (children under 12 free)
Receive $1 off admission by bringing a canned food donation for the Capital Area Food Bank

Exhibitor List: 2017 Exhibitor List

Exhibitor Information & Application: Are you a artist or crafter?
Find out more information about our shows and download an application here or contact us

 Be sure check out this year's sponsors

LASIK Vision Institute         Vacation Village Resorts


Unique Arts and Crafts Galore

It’s Northern Virginia’s grand opening celebration of the holiday season! This spectacular, award-winning holiday show features more than 250 fine artisans from more than 20 states. Artisans offer a diverse selection of fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, vintage re-creations as well as thousands of one-of-kind Christmas collectibles. Taste of the Holidays specialty food vendors will offer gift-packaged gourmet fare. These tasty homemade goodies are ideal for creating wonderful gift baskets, loading up Santa’s stockings, and gathering those hard-to-find executive gifts. A major food drive benefiting the Capital Area Food Bank is held during this event each year by offering 50 cents off admission to attendees donating cans of non-perishable food.

New and noteworthy exhibitors:

We are excited to have newcomers Mary and Jon Lee with us of Mary's Designs . They create one-of-a-kind Enamel Cloisonne Jewelry- pins earrings and pendants! Be sure to visit them in booth #138.

Ruth Rau embodies all that The Northern Va. Christmas Market is known for! She creates original organic cotton and bamboo flannel toys and has been featured in Family Fun Magazine! As Ruth says, "Play is like a reset for their minds. Open ended, purposeful play with no constraints, no learning objectives, with simple toys fosters creativity and imagination." Have your child test drive one of Ruth's creations at Handmade Happiness by Ruth in booth #488.

Jeffrey Oh with Jeffrey Oh Woodworking creates functional wood designs for the home that will wow you! With a simple streamline approach, he has some incredible furniture pieces, trays and other home accessories that are unique and beautiful. You can visit him in booth #491.

Angel Lee of Twisted Sister Designs by Angel creates fascinating one-of-a-kind sterling silver and sea glass jewelry pieces that are each a mixed media wearable art piece!  She fashions each piece by integrating gold, silver and gemstones along with authentic sea glass that are brilliant and filled with life!  You must see these jewelry masterpieces in booth #207.

 

Joe Campagna of the Peanut Principle makes healthy non-GMO nut butters and has created some dangerously delicious peanut butter combinations like Maple-Bacon peanut butter and S'mores peanut butter – and they come in a wonderful gift pack for your peanut butter loving friends! Be sure to stop by and taste a sample at booth #114

Vintage Alley

Take a stroll down memory lane by shopping in Vintage Alley! This is a special section for up-cycled and re purposed gifts or authentic vintage or vintage inspired items.

Liz Fedorko

Dime Store Chic - Be sure to check out Beth Fedorko's wonderful retro Christmas goodies made with 50's and 60's containers and “shiny brite” toys and novelties in booth #393

Elsa Mikus & Barbara Ryanb from Tempest in a Teapot create beautiful vintage silverware wind chimes and other silverware delights – stop by booth #356

What an imagination Dave Maphis has from Rustic Contraptions! Be sure to see his whimsical vintage inspired inventions in booth #354

Don't throw out those used beer, wine & liquor bottles because Frank Keeler always finds a new and creative use for them by re-purposing them into wonderful home goods like bird feeders, lamps, and more! Be sure to check out All Bottled Up in booth #338

Returning Favorites

 

We are excited to have Darrell and Jane Rants back with us from Slates Ornate. It seems as if Darryl and Jane can paint anything on slate. Wonderful signs for indoors and out with many occasions and greetings! Grab one while you can before they're gone in booth #417

It's been a long time since we have seen Rhonda Sarver from Painter's Boutique and we welcome her back! Rhonda paints the cutest designs on ornaments, glass and other items! She always has wonderfully creative ornaments that are perfect for any tree! Stop and say “Hi” to Rhonda in booth #202

Sally Cates of Wildwood Soapworks returns after a hiatus with her all natural, organic skin and body products. Sally creates small batches of wonderful smelling, good-for-you-all-over items that will bring relief from sunburn, dry skin, and many other ailments! Be sure to stop by and try one out at booth #333

   

Janice Gallagher almost always sells out at our show – so we know she is a favorite! Janice creates amazing floral designs that twinkle with glitter and mica! She creates both vintage style pieces as well as nautical inspired pieces – both large and small. Check out her beautiful work in booth #386

   
Mark Kuzio Fire Pot Mark Kuzio is a show favorite!  He returns this year with his Patio Flame – his own creation of of a ceramic vessel that is designed to be a small burning torch for table top or display use. Each piece is individually made and one-of-a-kind  and comes with an iron stand.   These are great for  personal s'mores party!  Come pick out your Patio Flame in booth #278
Sabrina Seward Sterling Silver is such a brilliant beautiful gift!  Sabrina Seward with Silver Secrets creates  sleek modern designs in necklaces, earrings and bracelets which are sure to please many on your gift list! Be sure to come find your treasure with her in booth #336
   

 

A Taste of the Holidays

Over twenty “Taste of the Holidays” food vendors will offer gift-packaged gourmet fare such as almond pound cakes, holiday cookies, spicy salsas, fudge-by-the-pound, fruit cakes, sparkling cider and homemade jams and jellies. These tasty homemade goodies are ideal for creating great gift baskets, loading up Santa’s stockings, and gathering those hard-to-find executive gifts.

Capital Area Food Bank

The Northern Virginia Christmas Market holds a major food drive each year benefiting the Capital Area Food Bank by offering $1 off admission to attendees donating cans of non-perishable food. Last year over 5,000 pounds of food was collected during this popular 3-day event. And, over 85,000 pounds of food have been collected in the last 10 years. Side Note: The tractor trailers you see on the highway can carry about 40,000 pounds of canned food. Thank you for your generous donations!

We hope to see you there!