Emerging Writers Festival 2020

The Atheneum 201 Prince St, Alexandria

The Emerging Writers Festival in Alexandria, Virginia, is a three day celebration of all things literary! Join us for free and low-cost literary arts programming all weekend. The aim of the festival is to connect readers to new writers, and emerging writers to new opportunities,…

Small Press Expo 2020

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda

The Small Press Expo is an annual festival that provides a forum for artists, writers and publishers of comic art in its various forms to present to the public comic art not accessible through normal commercial channels. The annual SPX comics and graphic arts festival…

Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival 2020

The Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival is one of Virginia’s premier book festivals for self-published and independently published authors and the top free literary events in Virginia. Meet, talk with, and buy books from independent children's book authors, young adult novelists, poets, and other fiction and…

Northern Virginia Christmas Market

Dulles Expo Center 368 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly

It’s Northern Virginia’s grand opening celebration of the holiday season! This spectacular, award-winning holiday show features more than 250 fine artisans from more than 20 states. Artisans offer a diverse selection of fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, vintage re-creations as…