Discover the handiwork of local artisans at this arts and crafts fair, held in the heart of Sparta at Crouse Park. The event features many local artisans as well as artists from neighboring communities. The fair also features local entertainment and food vendors. Parking is available on East Whitehead Street in the lot east of the Park. Fairgoers also have a chance to visit the Alleghany Quilter’s Guild Show at the Black Exhibition Building at the Alleghany County Fairgrounds on US 21, 1.5 miles north of Sparta. Come see the creativity of local quilters and vote on your favorite for the People’s Choice Award.