Wondering when holiday, winter & Christmas markets will be open this year in Virginia? We’ve done all the research so you don’t have to!
In this post, we’ll be sharing a list of the most popular Christmas & holiday markets in Virginia, along with the opening dates that we know of so far.
We know it isn’t easy to find all this information in one place, so we’ve spent hours assembling all the dates and official websites of various markets to make your trip planning infinitely easier.
We hope you find this list helpful!
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Virginia Christmas Markets 2023 Opening Dates
In the table below, we’ll be summarizing the known opening dates for some of Virginia’s biggest and best-known Christmas markets and fairs this year.
While we try our best to ensure the information is up-to-date and accurate, we recommend double checking with official sources (like the websites below) before making any plans. Dates and details can change quickly these days, so it’s always better safe than sorry!
NOTE: We’ve put a lot of time and effort into assembling the information below, so if you are quoting/referencing these details in your own articles and websites, we would greatly appreciate a link back to this page. Thank you for your understanding!
|Location||Christmas Market Name||2023 Dates||More Info|
|Abingdon, VA||Abingdon Mistletoe Market||Nov 2 - 5||More Info|
|Alexandria, VA||Old Town Alexandria Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Show||Dec 9||More Info|
|Appomattox, VA||Appomattox Christmas Market||Nov 4||More Info|
|Bedford, VA||Bedford Chamber Christmas Market||Nov 4||More Info|
|Bedford, VA||“All Good Things” Christmas Market||Nov 26||More Info|
|Berryville, VA||Clarke County Fall and Holiday Craft Show||Nov 4 - 5||More Info|
|Big Island, VA||Christmas in Sedalia||Dec 9||More Info|
|Blacksburg, VA||Blacksburg Holiday Market||Nov 4, 11, 18, 25|
Dec 2, 9, 16, 23
|Bluemont, VA||Old World Christmas Market||Nov 25||More Info|
|Bon Air, VA||Over the River Holiday Market||Nov 25 - 26||More Info|
|Chantilly, VA||Northern Virginia Christmas Market||Nov 10 - 12||More Info|
|Chesapeake, VA||Hickory Fall Craft Fair||Nov 4||More Info|
|Fairfax, VA||Annual Holiday Craft Show||Nov 18 - 19||More Info|
|Fredericksburg, VA||Fredericksburg Holiday Craft Show||Dec 1 - 3||More Info|
|Glen Allen, VA||Christmas at the Inn||Nov 24 - 28||More Info|
|Leesburg, VA||Leesburg Holiday Fine Arts and Crafts Show||Dec 2 - 3||More Info|
|Manassas, VA||Old Town Manassas Christmas Fair and Holiday Craft Show||Nov 25||More Info|
|Mechanicsville, VA||Covenant Woods Christmas Market||Nov 10||More Info|
|Norfolk, VA||Holiday Yule Log Bonfire & Holiday Marketplace||Dec 2||More Info|
|Richmond, VA||Craftsmen’s Christmas Classic||Nov 3 - 5||More Info|
|Roanoke, VA||Annual Mistletoe Market||Nov 25||More Info|
|Springfield, VA||Swissmas & Christkindl Market at the Swiss Bakery||Dec 10||More Info|
|Rustburg, VA||Historic Courthouse Holiday Market - CCHS & CCPLS||Nov 10||More Info|
|Virginia Beach, VA||Virginia Beach Christmas Market||Nov 24 - 26||More Info|
|Winchester, VA||The Homestead Farm Christmas Arts & Craft Market||Dec 9||More Info|
|Yorktown, VA||Christmas Market on Main||Dec 2 - 3||More Info|
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