The 25th Annual Holiday Craft Show returns to the Community Center (223 Little Falls St., Falls Church) next Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 2 and 3. A $1 weekend pass gets attendees access to 50 crafters and merchants selling unique handmade items, baked goods, and more. The show is open on Saturday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The first day of the Craft Show provides fun opportunities for children with The Great Zucchini, Lunch with Santa and the Children’s Holiday Shoppe. The Great Zucchini performs his award-winning show Saturday at 9:30 a.m., keeping children engaged with the wonder of magic, silliness of comedy and interactive nature of the show. Reference Activity Code 111-206.
The Children’s Holiday Shoppe at Cherry Hill Farmhouse is another holiday tradition. Just across the park from the Gift & Craft Show, volunteers help children select gifts for $6 and under. Free gift wrapping is provided. The fundraiser for the Friends of Cherry Hill is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 2. No registration required.
Lastly, at the Lunch with Santa, children are $6 each for a meal catered by Clare and Don’s Beach Shack. There are two seatings: 11 a.m. and noon on Saturday, Dec. 2. Santa will be available for photos and grown-ups are welcome to take as many photos as they like. Advanced registration required. Register online (fallschurchva.gov/Register) or by calling 703-248-5027. Reference Activity Code 111-207.
Registration is required for every person attending. Cost is $6 for children ages 2-12; Ages 13 and up can attend free with the purchase of Craft Show Shopping Pass ($1). Register online (fallschurchva.gov/Register) or by calling 703-248-5027.
More information about all the events can be found at www.fallschurchva.gov/Holidays.