Christmas Connection

We’ll be back in 2024 @Meadowview for YEAR # 45!!   Mark your calendars for November 15 & 16, 2024! 

Watch for updates in the Spring!

Kingsport, Tennessee – The beloved Christmas Connection, Artistic Creations Fair, will celebrate 45 years in 2024 of bringing some of the region’s best arts and crafts vendors to Kingsport. This year we will return to Kingsport’s MeadowView Convention Center, in their main convention hall – Convention Center A.

This event favorite is sponsored by the Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts.

**Applications will become available in April 2024**


FREE Admission to the public!


Ticket Information

FREE Admission all weekend!


MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center

Convention Center A (Main Convention Hall)
1901 Meadowview Pkwy.
Kingsport, TN 37660

For more information on the Christmas Connection event, please call the Office of Cultural Arts at 423-392-8414.

Event Dates

Check back next year for the 2024 Christmas Connection!

2023 only!  DO NOT APPLY yet for 2024.   

Applications for 2024 available May 1st. 

Christmas Connection Vendor Application

Christmas Connection – Artistic Creations Fair is celebrating its 44th year of artistic creations. The event hosts the region’s best craftspeople, artisans, artists, and creatives.

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Would you consider being a demonstrator or doing a workshop for children during the show?
Mark all media categories that apply (anything found in your booth).*
Is your craft hand-made? What percentage?
Please give accurate representation of the items that would be in your booth.*
Booth size in 2023 will be 10’ x 10.’
You will only be asked for payment if you are selected to be in the 2023 show. If you’re selected for the show, you will be notified and sent an invitation packet.
Please note, past acceptance does not guarantee acceptance this year.
Photos must be in either jpg or png format.
Drop files here or
Accepted file types: jpg, png, Max. file size: 50 MB, Max. files: 8.

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    Renaissance Arts Center & Theatre

    1200 E. Center St. Kingsport TN 37660

    (423) 392-8414