Craft Vendors

The 2020 Fall Festival applications will be available on April 1, 2020. To be placed on our notification list for the 2020 Festival, please email  your contact information to lbarber@nnva.gov.

Important Application Dates:
  • Applications Due: TBA
  • Juried Panel Meets: TBA
  • Acceptance Notification: TBA
  • Booth Payment Due: TBA
Assignment Notification: TBA 

Learn more about our opportunities and apply below...



What is the Newport News Fall Festival?
  • A celebration of the crafts, trades and entertainment that have been passed down from generation to generation
  • Craft and trade demonstrations; a shopping village filled with skilled & competitive craft artisans and country-inspired merchandise; food courts with both traditional and unusual festival foods; a children’s area with hands-on crafts; multiple stages of entertainment featuring music, dancers and performers to delight all ages
  • Set in a wooded area of the beautiful, 8,000-acre Newport News Park
  • Over 200 local, regional, and national artisans
  • Over 35,000 visitors each year
  • Presented by Newport News Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Newport News Fall Festival- Juried Area



Newport News Fall Festival- Marketplace Area



Newport News Fall Festival- Country Store



Newport News Fall Festival- Heritage Area

Heritage Area

A demonstration area featuring traditional trades and craft-making.

Newport News Fall Festival-Food Vendor

Food Vendor Application (note different deadlines), see here.

From traditional festival food vendors, to offerings from the unconventional and unusual we're offering our 35,000 patrons something for every palate. 

Questions? Email eventstaff@nnva.gov or call 757-926-1400.
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