Made in SWVA

Join us as we kick off the Christmas and Holiday season with a day of live artisan demonstrations with over 17 ‘Round the Mountain artisans, a unique and fun shopping experience, as well as an open cafe with hot drinks, lunch, and snacks!

Bring your friends and family to explore Southwest Virginia cultural heritage and traditions at the Southwest Virginia Cultural Center & Marketplace (formerly Heartwood) in Abingdon, Virginia.

Artisans demonstrating at the event:

  • Michael Ashbrook
  • Charlie & Izetta Flemming
  • Glen Thomason
  • Pat Phillips
  • Barbara Holbrook
  • Amanda Griffen
  • Lewis Roberts
  • Jennifer Newcomb
  • Ellen Reynolds
  • Martha Biggar
  • Maurice VanHook
  • Bill & Carol Crump
  • Margaret Rich
  • Daniel Scott
  • John Alexander
  • Dorita Reyen
  • Kevin Forrester
  • Rick Harman

Food & drinks will include Christmas cookies, hot chocolate, hot cider, coffee, sandwiches, and soup.

The full menu will include:

  • Potato Soup
  • Butternut Squash Soup
  • BBQ & Pimento Cheese Sandwich
  • Turkey & Cranberry Sandwich
  • Chicken Salad on Croissant
  • Dip Tray
    • Hummus, Spinach, veggies & Pita Bread
  • Cinnamon Rolls
  • Scones
  • Apple Cider
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Peppermint Latte

For more information and to stay up-to-date with the event, be sure to RSVP on our event page.