Hampton Roads Virginia Events
Festivals, shows, exhibitions, concerts, and other events that are held around Hampton Roads - Tidewater Virginia.
2016 Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival
This year's Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival will be held October 15 & 16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Presented by TowneBank, the Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival will feature approximately 130 artists displaying and selling their works.
With its garden setting in the heart of the historic district in Ghent, the Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival attracts more than 25,000 people to experience art, live music, food, and the community atmosphere every spring and fall. Artists come from across the United States and as far away as Israel to participate in the festival.
The weekend includes a line-up of musical entertainment, a variety of food vendors, community row with area nonprofit organizations and children's activities.
Artist awards will be announced during the artist reception on Saturday, October 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is free. The event includes a cash bar and live music.
Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival is also sponsored by Mancon, Inc., Capital Group Companies, and Miller's Neighborhood Markets. Media sponsors include Sinclair Group, Veer Magazine, Coastal Virginia Magazine, and WHRO.
Proceeds support the programs of Hope House Foundation. For more information, visit www.hope-house.org.