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Holiday shopping alert: Craft + Design returns this Friday

We’ve got details on the three-day craft event that features 150+ artisans.

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The event is hosted by Visual Arts Center of Richmond, a nonprofit community arts center located in the heart of Richmond’s Fan District.

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For all you art lovers and holiday shoppers, here’s a three-day event that showcases museum-quality works from more than 150 local and national artists.

The Craft + Design contemporary craft show celebrates its 59th year Friday, Nov. 17-Sunday, Nov. 19 at the historic Main Street Station — and promises delicious food, beer + warm beverages, and all the shopping your heart desires.

Whether stopping by for the day or purchasing a weekend pass, attendees will enjoy browsing thousands of unique art pieces and interacting directly with the artists.

Here’s what to look forward to each day:

The weekend kicks off with the Patrons’ Preview Party, which includes a firsthand look at the artworks, an awards show, and early-bird shopping.

Rise + Shine Brunch pairs shopping with breakfast, bloody marys, and mimosas.

In addition to shopping, the Education Wing is a free + family-friendly space for guests to explore the art techniques taught at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond.

See the schedule + buy tickets