Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands

70th A N N I V E R S A R Y   |  J U L Y   21 – 23  &  O C T O B E R   20 – 22

Friday through Saturday, 10:00 to 6:00 pm + Sunday, 10:00 am to 5:00pm
US Cellular Center, 87 Haywood Street | Downtown Asheville, NC
General Admission, $8.00 and Children under 12 free

Please note that our Fairs are moving from 4 days to 3 days, and we look forward to welcoming you on Friday.

Presented by Asheville Color & Imaging and Asheville Citizen-Times:

We are pleased to have the other following sponsors:
Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau  | The Laurel of Asheville | Our State Magazine
Smoky Mountain Living | WLOS News 13 | WNC MagazineWNC Woman

In its 70th year, the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands returns to downtown Asheville’s U.S. Cellular Center. Filling both the concourse and arena levels of the venue, makers exhibit a variety of craft ranging from contemporary to traditional in works of clay, wood, metal, glass, fiber, natural materials, paper, leather, mixed media, and jewelry.


Upstairs Concourse Floor Exhibitor List, Click Here!
Downstairs Arena Floor Exhibitor List, Click Here!

Bring your Inner Creative to Life | October Demonstrators

Brandy Clements, chair caning
Cassie Dickson, flax spinning and weaving
Connie Brown, quilting and daily quilt turning
Ronnie McMahan, woodcarving
Valerie Berlage, woodworking

Planning Your Visit | Where to Stay

Asheville is full of eclectic and charming abodes for your stayWe currently have room blocks under the name The Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands available downtown at the following:
Homewood Suites by Hilton on Tunnel Road
Hampton Inn on Tunnel Road

Logistics | Transportation & Parking

Free Rides in downtown Asheville with our friends at SlidrDownload the app today to get to and from the Craft Fair for free within the downtown city limits. 

Here are several options that will provide transportation or help with your parking options in Asheville.
Slidr App | UberLyft | Asheville TaxiPassport Parking App | 

Asheville City Parking Map,
Asheville Parking Garages,
Asheville Street Parking, 700 metered spaces, $1.50 per hour and FREE on Sunday.

Please note that the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce also have available parking for visitors.

Press Images are available to download below: