More than 230 exhibitors from throughout the nation will bring their best works to show and sell at this prestigious juried show. It all takes place on the streets of beautiful downtown Fairhope, Alabama. Last year the event attracted more than 300,000 visitors to the area. The festival was chosen as one of the top 20 events in the southeast for March by the Alabama Bureau of Tourism and the event is also one of the top 20 events selected by the Southeast Tourism Society. The festival was also selected for a “Best of Bama” award by the readers of Alabama Magazine. And in 2013 the Arts & Crafts Festival in Fairhope was honored by being chosen #23 of 100 of the Best Classic & Contemporary Crafts Shows in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine. This is the eleventh year the festival has been listed.