Artisan Saturday

Watch local artisans demonstrate their craft and enjoy FREE family activities at Explore Park on select Saturdays in 2023! Love what you see? All featured craftspeople will have their works on display and for sale during the event from 10 AM to 3 PM at Explore Park

2023 Event Dates:

  • June 3, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • September 16, 10:00 AM - 2:00 pm

Call the Visitor Center at 540-427-1800 for more information!

Artisan Saturday 2023 300x300 Sept 16

Artisan Saturday will feature the following artisans and craftspeople on September 16 at Explore Park

Vendor Participants & Activities
Live Music - Mark Baskind10 AM - 2 PM in the Visitor Center Museum
Des Black Forest Splinters Threads - Fine Hand Carved and Designed Wood Products
Denise BriggsArtisan Natural Stone and Mineral Jeweler
Elaine HawkinsECH Creations - Crochet Art
Pat & Sid JohnsonFine Art Painters
Katrina RoseCountry, Sassy & Classy - Wood Art, Signs and Crafts
Scott SpanglerBlue Ridge Barn Quilts - Barn Quilts
Wanza SpradlinWanza's Treasures - Whimsical Paintings and Crafts

Musician Marc Baskind will perform in the Visitor Center from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. Enjoy a variety of genres including jazz, beach, light rock, country and bluegrass!