27th Annual Christmas Craft Faire Nov. 2, 3 and 4 at Francis Land House

Monday, October 22, 2012

The Friends of Virginia Beach Historic Houses will host the 27th Annual Christmas Craft Faire from Friday, Nov. 2, through Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Francis Land House. The event provides an opportunity to get a jump on the holiday shopping season with nearly two dozen crafters offering unique handmade crafts and gift items. Admission is $2 per person and the Friends will run a half-price coupon in the Oct. 28 and Nov. 1 Beacon.


The Friends’ Christmas Craft Faire also features second-hand items in the “Treasures II” room, a variety of scrumptious baked goods, the best Brunswick stew in town, ham biscuits, musical entertainment from members of the Itinerant Band, door prizes and more.  All proceeds benefit the Virginia Beach Historic Houses, which are the Adam Thoroughgood House, Francis Land House and Lynnhaven House.


Hours for the show are Friday noon to 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday noon to 4 p.m. The Francis Land House is at 3131 Virginia Beach Blvd., midway between Rosemont Road and Lynnhaven Parkway. Call (757) 467-1549 or visit www.museumsvb.org for additional information.


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