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Mountain Empire Community College, 3441 Mountain Empire Road, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
For more than 40 years, MECC’s Home Craft Days has featured musicians and artisans from throughout Southwest Virginia, East Tennessee, and Eastern Kentucky. Demonstrations of weaving, pottery making, grist milling, wood crafting, basket weaving, broom making, quilting, tatting and much more are offered, along with musical performances throughout the three-day event. The 2013 Home Craft Days celebration will be held October 18-20 on the campus of Mountain Empire Community College. The event kicks off with a free Friday night concert featuring Dale Jett and Hello Stranger, the Empty Bottle String Band, Robin and Linda Williams, Sparky and Rhonda Rucker and the Mountain Music School String Band. Saturday and Sunday will feature performances every hour on the main stage. Enjoy the food, fun, and friendship of Southwest Virginia and come home to the Home Craft Days festival. For schedule see www.homecraftdays.org or call 276-523-2400.