Save the date!

Nov 17 2021 through Nov 21 2021

Meet our partners!
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Join us congratulating Northstar Academy for their 25th year anniversary!
Event Dates

Wednesday November 17th through Friday November 19th, from 12:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Saturday, November 20th, from 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m. 
Sunday, November 21st, from 12:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.

Grannies Shopping At Granny's

Private Shopping Event for Seniors 63+
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Check out the pictures from our
Christmas at Granny's Craft Show 2020 below!
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Our Story

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What is Christmas at Granny’s?

Christmas at Granny's Craft Show is a Glen Allen tradition that started in the 1980’s. For 5 days The Virginia Cliffe Inn will be filled with a unique collection from over 60 area crafters, artists and bakers to get the holiday season started in style.

Christmas at Granny's started in 1980. Margaret and Janice Clifton had a craft store in Laurel Park, Virginia, called Granny's Attic, selling crafts on consignment. They also had a wonderful home with lots of space, so they decided to decorate it for Christmas, fill it with crafts and invite the public. The first year, about 850 people attended. The Cliftons were so surprised at the attendance and had so much fun, they decided to repeat the event, and it grew by word of mouth each year. By the third year, over 3,000 people attended.  

our traditional Christmas at Granny's Craft Show
New for 2021
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Henrico Christmas Mother will have a presence here this year at Christmas at Granny's. Dates yet to come, stay tuned!

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 Local Crafter is Busy 
 During the Pandemic 

Lynda Vaughan’s crafts fill her workroom and overflow into the garage just steps away.

Click Here to Read More!

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Vendor Categories

There are 2 categories of participants - Crafters and 3rd Party Vendors
PLEASE NOTE 2021 is now SOLD OUT for 3rd party vendors and there is a long waitlist.


Crafters will display their inventory in the Manor House Event and 3rd Party Vendors will be located in the Grounds Event.  


Please note participation procedures are different for each.



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Christmas at Granny’s is located at The Virginia Cliffe Inn, 2900 Mountain Rd, Glen Allen, VA, 23060 in Historic Glen Allen.  

Contact Details 


           804. 382.0500


From I-95

  • Get on I-295 N

  • Follow I-295 N to Woodman Road in Glen Allen

  • Take exit 45B from I295 N

  • Turn right onto Mountain Road at the stoplight

  • The Virginia Cliffe Inn is ¾ mile on the right

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We have partnered with Northstar Academy who is celebrating their 25th anniversary!
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About Northstar Academy: Northstar Academy is a private school that serves students who have a wide range of abilities including academic, physical or social challenges. Northstar students are from the Greater Richmond area and face different barriers, but with specialized instruction, students with all abilities thrive.

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We welcome Blanche Moore as the 2021 Henrico Christmas Mother. She will be joining us at our Christmas at Granny's Craft Show!

Moore will be have a stand where you can drop off canned goods. If you would like to make a donation click the link below to be redirected to their website.

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This year we welcome Freedom Fleece Alpacas!

 They are small veteran owned and operated Alpaca farm. They will be selling a wide range of amazing alpaca products (socks, scarves, capes, hats, gloves and more).