Mark your calendar!

Saturday, December 2, 2023
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Admission is free!


Sponsored by:


Alleghany Tourism Development AuthorityAlleghany Arts & Crafts




The show will be held in the Emerson Black Building at the Alleghany County Fairgrounds, just north of beautiful Sparta, NC
This is a juried show and all items will be handmade by local artists.
Over 25 artists will be exhibiting and food and drink will also be available.


If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please CONTACT US to add your information to our list. Vendor application usually becomes available in late summer.

Come for the Day

Sparta has a wonderful array of small shops and restaurants, plus Choose and Cut Christmas tree farms to make your day special.

Stores and Restaurants

Make it a weekend

Why not stay overnight at one of our motels, rental houses or B&B’s and explore the area. 




Stay for some fun

There’s always something fun happening in Sparta on the weekends.

Loads of music and outdoor fun await you!

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