September 16th, 2017
The annual Mount Vernon Colonial Market & Fair features dozens of America’s finest craftspeople and plenty of family fun! Dozens of colonial-attired artisans demonstrate 18th-century crafts and sell traditional wares such as baskets, woodcarvings, tin and ironwork, leatherworkings, weavings, furniture, and much more.
Try your hand at 18th-century cricket. Watch an actor portraying General Washington oversee lively Revolutionary War military drills. Enjoy 1700s-era entertainment, including music, fire-eating, sword-swallowing, puppet and magic shows, and a balloon launch. Hearty specialty food also will be for sale.
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Mount Vernon Colonial Market & Fair
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia