Mount Vernon Colonial Market & Fair

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    The annual Colonial Market & Fair at Mount Vernon features dozens of America’s finest craftspeople and plenty of family fun! Colonial-attired artisans demonstrate 18th-century crafts and sell traditional wares such as baskets, woodcarvings, tin and ironwork, leather-workings, weavings, furniture, and much more.

    Try your hand at cricket games throughout the weekend. General Washington will be on hand overseeing the lively Revolutionary War military drills and 18th-century entertainment including music, fire-eating, sword-swallowing, puppet and magic shows, plus hearty specialty food for sale on site. This weekend only, Potomac River sightseeing cruises, courtesy of Spirit Cruises and Potomac Riverboat Company, are free of charge. 

  • Sep 16, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017
  • Recurrence:
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone:
  • 703-780-2000
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  • Times:
  • From: 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Price:
  • Included with general admission
  • Details

    The annual Colonial Market & Fair at Mount Vernon features dozens of America’s finest craftspeople and plenty of family fun! Colonial-attired artisans demonstrate 18th-century crafts and sell traditional wares such as baskets, woodcarvings, tin and ironwork, leather-workings, weavings, furniture, and much more.

    Try your hand at cricket games throughout the weekend. General Washington will be on hand overseeing the lively Revolutionary War military drills and 18th-century entertainment including music, fire-eating, sword-swallowing, puppet and magic shows, plus hearty specialty food for sale on site. This weekend only, Potomac River sightseeing cruises, courtesy of Spirit Cruises and Potomac Riverboat Company, are free of charge. 

Mount Vernon Colonial Market & Fair
  • September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017
  • George Washington's Mount Vernon
  • Included with general admission
  • Recurring daily