Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Call to Artists - Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

 Virginia Beach
Spring Craft Market
 
   
  
Call to Artists


WHAT:  26th Annual Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market

WHERE: Virginia Beach Convention Center, Virginia Beach's premier indoor
             state-of-the-art venue.
 
WHEN: Friday,Saturday and Sunday
           March 16 - 18, 2012

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO February 24, 2012! 
 
NOTEWORTHY:

*Limited to 150 carefully juried artists from across the USA.

*Easy load-in, load-out with porter assistance.

*Close, convenient free parking.

*Hospitality lounge.

*Comprehensive exhibitor guide.

*Draped indoor show.

*Free show directory listing and free website/listing/link to your website.

*Unlimited discount promotional postcards and flyers.

*Choice of Thursday afternoon or Friday morning setup.

*Strong community support.

*Aggressive advertising and promotion: newspaper, radio, direct mail, social media and cable TV.

*High public atttendance.

*Special Heritage Celebration area with live craft demonstrations to promote American handmade crafts and guilds.

*Reduced hotel rates and pet-friendly hotels.   

Celebrating their 26th Anniversary, The Virginia Beach Spring Craft Market is a popular hot spot during the chilly months of March at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.  Held over the same weekend as the nationally recognized Yuengling Shamrock Marathon which brings in over 50,000 out of towners, it has become a popular place for runner's families to gather and shop.  Expect great crowds, top- shelf advertising and a dedicated and faithful group of shoppers that enjoy learning about and buying fine American-made crafts.
 
For artist's prospectus and application click  HERE 
  
You may also contact:
Denise Wynn, Show Director
757-417-7771, or email:

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