2022 Christmas Connection Dates:
(Fri & Sat)
Nov. 11 & 12, 2022

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!  Year 2021 will be the 42nd 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.

Dates of 2022:  November 11 & 12, 2022  (In 2022, please note the event will be held the SECOND weekend in November, due to elections being held at the Civic Auditorium)

Location: Kingsport Civic Auditorium

Sponsored by: City of Kingsport, Office of Cultural Arts (423) 392-8414


Admission: Admission to this fun-filled, shopping event is FREE and open to the public!

Facebook event:   (Available Fall 2022)

Applications: 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.

Click the link below to download the 3-page application packet for 2022’s show.

Applications for 2022 are available now!
>> Christmas Connection 2022 Application


Friday, Nov. 11th  / 10am – 7pm
Saturday, Nov. 12th  / 10am – 7pm

Apply today!

Download the 2022 Application packet >> CC22Application!

For more information on the Christmas Connection Arts & Crafts Fair,
please call 423-392-8414 or email: