The Christmas Connection is a very well established cultural event in Kingsport, hosting some of the region’s best craft artists. This favorite holiday staple is looked forward to year after year! In 2018, this will be the 39th consecutive year serving the artists and the community! The Civic Auditorium will host artistic creations in various media, just in time for Christmas gift shopping. **Due to elections taking place at the Civic Auditorium on the first weekend of November, this year’s Christmas Connection will take place on the 2nd full weekend, November 9, 10, 11, 2018.**
Location: Kingsport Civic Auditorium
Sponsored by: City of Kingsport, Office of Cultural Arts (423) 392-8414
Website: www.EngageKingsport.com or www.KingsportTN.gov
Admission: Admission to this fun-filled, shopping event is FREE and open to the public!
Applications: July 1 – DEADLINE for applications & photos. No cost to apply! Acceptance is by invitation only. All applications are reviewed by a selection committee, taking various factors into consideration in order to create a high quality, attractive show having a good mix of artistic and crafting creations. There will be a limited number of exhibitions for each category or media. Application packet will be available April 6th 2018! Check back here to download the packet then!