Nelson County Joins Artists Sunday – November 27th

File photo : People view local art on display at RVCC in Nelson County, Virginia.
File photo : People view local art on display at RVCC in Nelson County, Virginia.

Nelson County Joins Artists Sunday On November 27th To Spotlight Local Artists This Holiday Season

Lovingston, Virginia

Nelson County announced that it is participating in Artists Sunday® on November 27, the Sunday after Thanksgiving, to spotlight artists during the holiday shopping season.

Artist Sunday, falling between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday® and Cyber Monday, is a day dedicated to encouraging consumers to shop with artists and give something special, unique, and hand-crafted this holiday season. Nelson County appreciates the culture artists create and the impact they have on our community, while adding expression and beauty to our lives.

Board of Supervisor Chairman, Jesse Rutherford, notes, “Nelson County is the home to the first Artisan Trail in the Commonwealth. We are home to so many talented makers who enhance the quality of life in Nelson County as well as makes us a destination for those seeking high quality crafts and artisanal products.”

Artists locally and from across the country are participating in Artists Sunday, representing a full range of art, hand-crafted items, experiences and performances.

About Artists Sunday
Artists Sunday, the Sunday after Thanksgiving (Nov 27 this year), is dedicated to supporting local artists and recognizing the impact they have in enriching our lives, communities, and the economy. Consumers are encouraged to shop with local artists, creators and makers and purchase creative, handcrafted items and artistic experiences for the holidays. Artists Sunday follows Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, prior to Cyber Monday. Supporters include thousands of individual artists, economic development agencies, commercial galleries, and non-profit organizations across the country, making Artists Sunday one of earth’s largest art events. Participation is free. To learn more about Artists Sunday and promoting commerce with artists, please visit


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