Historic Occoquan Chocolate Walk

The Craft Show behind the 2015 Fall Occoquan Arts and Crafts Show

Participating specialty shops, art galleries, and restaurants are open during the Fall Occoquan Arts and Crafts Show.  Hidden away behind tents and booths these merchants provide many of the art and craft treasures that can be found in the show.

Below is a list of these participants that include Art Galleries, Specialty Shops, Food, and music available.

Of course, the information listed below is subject to last minute changes. 

The activities start on Saturday, September 27 at 0800 Hours (8:00 AM)


To find the the Town of Occoquan where the Craft Show is hosted, a map is available below from which you can obtain driving directions.  Please remember that during the Craft Show the streets in the Town of Occoquan are CLOSED.

Parking is only available at remote lots and more information on that is available in the Directions and Parking Information Page


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Art Galleries

September 27 (Saturday)

  • Just because there are tents in the streets does not mean that the shops behind them are closed...
    Art A La Carte will be OPEN from 10:00 Hours to 1800 Hours (10:00 AM  - 6:00 PM) during the show - go in and cool off if the weather gets a bit warm or you just need to escape the crowds. There will be three ART A La Carte artists in a tent out in front of their gallery selling jewelry and glass ware. Look for the gray two story building with the porch at 310 Mill Street.

  • The Artists' Undertaking Gallery will be open from 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM).
    • During the Craft Show, the Artists' Undertaking Gallery is presenting "The Three B's"
      • Featuring David and Dale Barnes, Fused Glass and Gerry Gantt, Nature and Scenic Photography

  • Red Art and Design is open from 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM to 6:00 PM)

September 28 (Sunday)

  • Just because there are tents in the streets does not mean that the shops behind them are closed...
    Art A La Carte will be OPEN from 10:00 Hours to 1700 Hours (10:00 AM  - 5:00 PM) during the show - go in and cool off if the weather gets a bit warm or you just need to escape the crowds. There will be three ART A La Carte artists in a tent out in front of their gallery selling jewelry and glass ware. Look for the gray two story building with the porch at 310 Mill Street.

  • The Artists' Undertaking Gallery will be open from 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM).
    • During the Craft Show, the Artists' Undertaking Gallery is presenting "The Three B's"
      • Featuring David and Dale Barnes, Fused Glass and Gerry Gantt, Nature and Scenic Photography

  • Red Art and Design is open from 10:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)

Specialty Shops

September 27 (Saturday)

  • From 08:00 Hours to 20:00 Hours (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
    • Man Overboard & Peony Lane
      • They are having a "Let's Make a Deal!"
        • Many deals to be found at Peony Lane and Man Overboard during craft show.
        • Extended hours during show for your convenience.
        • Stop by on Commerce Street to check out their huge inventory of all things antique and vintage.
        • Items too much to carry just leave with them to pick up at later time.
  • From 08:00 Horus to 18:00 Hours (8:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

    • KALUCA Art featuring the ability for you to create your own design and have it printed on a T-Shirt, mug, tile, plaque, slate and more.

  • From 10:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

    • The Golden Goose

    • Village Americana Furniture

    • Spiral Creations

      • Tired of the same old, same old merchandise at the mall? Come explore Spiral Creations, a unique boutique in Historic Occoquan. They travel around the USA, overseas and hunt estate sales for unique vintage household pieces and jewelry.

      • Spiral Creations also has fair trade pieces from around the world, as well as artist creations, beautiful scarves, purses, art glass and much more. Stop by often—there’s - Always Something New!

    • Yarn Cloud is offering discount coupons if you visit their site. Simply click on the coupon button.

  •  From 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

September 28 (Sunday)

  • From 08:00 Hours to 20:00 Hours (8:00AM - 8:00 PM)
    • Man Overboard & Peony Lane
      • They are having a "Let's Make a Deal!"
        • Many deals to be found at Peony Lane and Man Overboard during craft show.
        • Extended hours during show for your convenience.
        • Stop by on Commerce Street to check out their huge inventory of all things antique and vintage.
        • Items too much to carry just leave with them to pick up at later time.

  • From 08:00 Horus to 17:00 Hours (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

    • KALUCA Art featuring the ability for you to create your own design and have it printed on a T-Shirt, mug, tile, plaque, slate and more.

  • From 10:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)


Food

Our fabulous local restaurants are also open during the Craft Show.  You can't beat that...

September 27 (Saturday)

  • The Blue Arbor Cafe is open from 08:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (08:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
    • They currently plan to host live music and will be serving breakfast and lunch
  • Bottle Stop Wine Bar will be open 11:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
    • They'll be serving lunch and shucking local VA Oysters, along with wine, craft beer and whiskey by glass. There will also be a free wine tasting in the retail shop.
  • Cock & Bowl is open from 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
    • They won't have any music but will have lots of seasonal/pumpkin/Oktoberfest beers
  • Madigan's Waterfront from 10:30 Hours to 01:30 Hours Sunday (10:30 AM Saturday - 1:30 AM Sunday)
    • Bands will be playing at the Tiki Bar from
      • 13:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM) and
      • 18:00 Hours to 22:00 Hours (6:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
    • Bands will be playing inside from 21:30 Hours to close (9:30 PM - close)
  • Mom's Apple Pie is open from 08:00 Hours to 19:30 Hours (8:00 AM - 7:30 PM)
    • They are having a free wine tasting in Mom's Wine shop from 12:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours
      (12:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
  • Riverside Coffee and Ice Cream is open from 10:00 Hours to 18:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
  • The Secret Garden from 08:00 Hours to 22:00 Hours (08:00 AM - 10:00 PM)
    • They will not be doing any music this year  They will be offering breakfast off of their menu until 1300 Hours (1:00 PM). 

September 28 (Sunday)

  • The Blue Arbor Cafe is open from 0800 Hours to 1700 Hours (08:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
    • They currently plan to host live music and will be service breakfast and lunch
  • Bottle Stop Wine Bar will be open 11:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (11:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
    • They'll be serving lunch and shucking local VA Oysters, along with wine, craft beer and whiskey by glass. There will also be a free wine tasting in the retail shop.
  • Cock & Bowl is open from 10:00 Hours to 16:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
    • They won't have any music but will have lots of seasonal/pumpkin/Oktoberfest beers
  • Madigan's Waterfront from 10:30 Hours to 01:30 Hours Monday (10:30 AM - 1:30 AM Monday)
    • Bands will be playing at the Tiki Bar from
      • 12:00 Hours to 16:00 Hours (12:00 PM - 4:00 PM) and
      • 16:00 Hours to 20:00 Hours (4:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
  • Mom's Apple Pie is open from 08:00 Hours to 19:00 Hours (8:00 AM - 7:00 PM)
    • They are having a free wine tasting in Mom's Wine shop from 12:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours
      (12:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
  • Riverside Coffee and Ice Cream is open from 10:00 Hours to 17:00 Hours (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
  • The Secret Garden from 0800 Hours to 2100 Hours (08:00 AM - 9:00 PM)
    • They will not be doing any music this year and they will not be offering their Sunday brunch this days as they are offering breakfast off of their menu until 1300 Hours (1:00 PM). 

 Music

Music can be found at -

  • The Blue Arbor
  • Madigan's Waterfront

 

 

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