Take a jaunt on Holiday Crafter’s Tour
The Through the Town and around the Lakes Crafter’s Tour is just around the corner. The 29th annual Holiday Crafter’s Tour will feature nine homes with a variety of merchandise for shoppers of all ages.
The tour will be Thursday, November 7 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, November 8 and 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Merchandise will include everything from seasonal; hand-sewn and quilted; knit and crocheted; wooden; glassware; jewelry and much more. There will be hot cocoa available.
All locations are in Alexandria (Directions from downtown Broadway, watch for Hilday Crafter's Tour signs).
2155 South Burgen Drive SE. South of Walmart and Menards on 50th Ave. SE. Go 0.1 miles past Red Fox Lane SE.
818 Kenwood Street. Turn onto 8th Ave. E., then onto Kenwood.
720 12th Avenue West. Turn onto 12th Ave. W.
820 Roosevelt Street. Turn onto 8th Ave. E. Continue over railroad tracks.
1015 Van Dyke Road NW. Go north to Agnes Blvd. Follow around lake. Take second right onto Van Dyke Rd. NW. Go half a mile. Home is on the right.
1120 Benjamin Drive. Turn left on 3rd Ave. W. At stoplights by fairgrounds, turn right onto County Rd. 22. Turn left on Benjamin Dr.
1316 Armstrong Road NW. Turn right on 3rd Ave. E. At stoplight by Elden’s Fresh Foods, turn left on Highway 29 N. Go left on County Rd. 42 past Bethesda Church. Turn left on Bethesda St. Go right on Steger Rd.
3608 Carneva Acres NE. Turn right on 3rd Ave. E. At stoplight by Elden’s Fresh Foods, turn left on Highway 29 N. Go past Good Shepherd Church to Carneva Acres on left. Turn right at fork in road. House is on left (wooded).
3110 Geneva Road NE. Turn right on 3rd Ave. E. At stoplight by Elden’s Fresh Foods, turn left on Highway 29 N. Continue 4.2 miles, then turn right at Nordic Trails Golf Course on Geneva Rd. NE (gravel). Second house on left.