Artisans Center of Virginia

 Harrisonburg-Rockingham Artisan Trail

"The Cultural Crossroads of the Shenandoah Valley"

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Artisan StudiosArt-Related VenuesAgri-Artisans/FarmsRestaurantsLodgingPoints of Interest

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham area truly represents a Crossroads with its diversity of people, languages, religions, and skills as evident throughout the valley.  Discover handcrafted hidden gems that valley residents have enjoyed for centuries. Showcasing local businesses and cohesive points of interest, your visitor destination will surely provide you with the region’s unique culture and artisan traditions.

Downtown Harrisonburg boasts a designated award-winning Culinary and Arts District with galleries, live theater, craft shops, museums and over 40 locally owned restaurants to please every pallet.  Harrisonburg’s deep-rooted traditions and current day influences connect the community through artistry from around the globe. You will be inspired by a vast array of original works, a distinctive way of life and a connected community. Make your visit unforgettable.

Harrisonburg-Rockingham Artisan Trail extends through beautiful rural and village countryside, from Elkton to Rawley Springs, from Broadway to Bridgewater, circling back to the Friendly City of downtown Harrisonburg and all points in between. Create your itinerary to include the very best of Southern hospitality and cultural experiences. Personalize and maximize your travels each stay. The bounty of cultural crossroads invites you to return often; embrace a variety of experiences - trailing your way!


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Participation Criteria

Eligible Rockingham County with the City of Harrisonburg Participants:

  • Craft Artisans
  • Agri-Artisans (Agri-tourism businesses)
  • Art-Related Businesses & Venues
  • Supporting Site Sponsors (Lodging, Restaurants, Cultural Points of Interest, etc.)

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