Appalachian Center for Craft

Special Events


Celebration of Craft

Saturday | April 7, 2018

Join the Craft Center in April for the Celebration of Craft open-house event. Enjoy the facilities and grounds while experiencing a fun, educational and entertaining day. Live music, craft demos, kids' crafts, gallery discounts, and more. Admission is free.

Bacchanal: A Celebration of Art, Wine & Food

Sunday | October 22, 2017

The Bacchanal is a scholarship fundraiser for Bachelor of Fine Arts degree majors. The event is hosted by Spankies Restaurant in Cookeville, Tennessee. Enjoy a rousing live auction of art and fine craft, taste extensive selections of wine and beer, and feast on the decadent cocktail buffet.

Holiday Festival 2017

Saturday & Sunday | November 18 & 19

The annual Holiday Festival at the Craft Center is a perfect kick-off to the holiday season! Featured are discounts in our retail sales gallery, craft workshops, kids' hands-on craft activities, showcase exhibitions, one-of-a-kind gifts, and holiday-inspired food in the cafe. Admission is free.

NOTE: Formerly, the event was held the weekend immediately following Thanksgiving. The time of the event has been changed to the weekend prior to the Thanksgiving holiday.


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