The Occoquan Arts and Craft Show (“Show”) has been held within the Town of Occoquan for the past 50 years. It has evolved over the years from a small event held in an open lot to a large two-day outdoor street festival that sees more than 10,000 visitors to the town. The Town of Occoquan has also changed within this time, growing from approximately 300 residents to more than 1,000, with new residential developments and commercial redevelopment, and a flourishing downtown historic business district.
As the community continues to grow and change, this event must be reviewed to ensure it is meeting its intended goals:
View the Committee Charter - Adopted April 3, 2018
The Committee will be a special committee and will serve until final recommendations are provided to Town Council as detailed in the Committee Charter. The Committee will consist of ten (10) members, including the following requirements:
If you are interested in participating on the Arts and Crafts Show Exploratory Committee, please complete a Membership Application and submit to Town Hall by April 27, 2018.
Initial Organizational Meeting - May 2018
Research Period - May - August, 2018
Community Engagement Meeting - September 2018
Draft Report Prepared - October 2018
Final Report Prepared - November 2019
Presentation to Town Council - November 20, 2018
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