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Southern Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival 2020

Sep 26th, 2020 @ 10:00 am - Sep 27th, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

All guests ages three and older are required to wear masks while visiting Discovery Park of America. Free masks are available at the main ticket counter. Discovery Park is strictly following all recommended health and safety guidelines for guests and employees.

Discovery Park of America is having its Southern Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival on Sept. 26 and 27, 2020. Over 40 vendors will have their unique makings displayed inside Discovery Center in the Natural History Gallery on the lower level. See homemade pillows, jewelry, pottery, glassware, wood carvings and more as you walk through the galleries. The craftspeople will be selling their items, so bring some cash in case you find something you cannot leave without buying.

The Southern Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival is included with park admission or membership.


  • Hope Huff – wooden door hangers
  • Emily Brown – canvas, prints and portraits
  • Norma Skinner – table runners, place mats and cozies
  • Second Street Crafts – crochet items, wreaths and signs
  • Theresa Horton – jewelry and glassware
  • Rita Crocker – handmade soap and lotion
  • Gingerpatch Designs – handmade accessories
  • Ronnie Willis – wood carvings and door hangers
  • Cindy Moore – hand-painted shirts and bags
  • Richie Scott – fine art photography and frames
  • Betty J. Green – rug hooking and crochet
  • Julia Barham – pumpkins and scarecrows
  • Machelle Operia – crochet hats and stuffed animals
  • Carolyn Kaminski – sewn fabric items
  • Ken Beacham – battery operated wood clocks
  • JW Handcrafters – handcrafted wooden items
  • Pen ‘N Paint – paintings and wooden pens
  • Marti Doss – paintings and demonstrations
  • Autumn Creek Woodturning – handcrafted wooden items
  • Kenneth Byrd – woodcraft
  • Knot Perfect Wood Design – handmade wooden jewelry
  • Blake Hendrix – hand carved wooden kitchenware
  • Thomas M. Pituch II – paintings and display racks
  • Lilybug Design – resin jewelry with botanicals
  • Sweet Sawdust – 1800s to present day styled wooden toys and games
  • Country Boys Handmade Tables
  • TN Bread Lady – friendship breads
  • Country Boys Handmade Tables
  • Whitlock Pottery – stoneware pottery
  • Patty Jorgensen – goat milk soap products
  • Lou Anne Turner – handmade jewelry and home decor
  • Tricia Farris – unique puppets
  • Kay M. Fultz – crocheted and sewn items
  • Karen’s Kreations – wreaths, floral arrangements, jewelry canvas crosses
  • Monica Taylor – chalk designs on mixed media
  • Spa 46 – bath salts, bath bombs, bath butter, gift sets and more
  • Sherry Elder – nature photography
  • Susan Newbill – etched glass, floral mixes and seasonings
  • Karen Woods – wreaths
  • Crafty Ladies – custom shirts, wreaths, towels and vases
  • Pioneer Woodcrafters – handmade bowls, cases and other items
  • Jeremy Hendon Wood Creations – handmade wood products
  • Mustard Seed Candles
  • MME Letter and Design – wood letters, signs and necklaces
  • Ms. Linda’s T-shirt Quilts
  • Wyldewood Soap Works – goat milk soaps and lotions
  • Malena Parham – handmade jewelry
  • Lauren Jones – handmade books
  • FoxRun Leather Designs – leather goods, bracelets and crystals
  • Sarah Hasselle – soaps made with natural ingredients and bath bombs
  • Regina’s Floral Creations – floral wreaths, arrangements and decor
  • Lori Popa
  • Band-Anna’s – over-the-collar bandanas for pets, matching scrunchies