Upcoming Events

Premier Number Weekend

Friday, April 28, 2023 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 29, 2023 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, April 30, 2023 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Introduction of Vaillancourt’s new Chalkware Designs with Premier Numbers Available! Although Vaillancourt chalkware is often thought about during the holiday months, it’s during the spring that collectors are able to get the coveted “premier numbers.” Vaillancourt assigns a number, in the order in which they are painted, for each piece painted in their Sutton studios.

Christmas In July Pop-Up At Nantucket Looms

Friday, July 21, 2023 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 22, 2023 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nantucket Looms
51 Main Street
Nantucket, MA 02554

Celebrate Christmas in July on Nantucket with Vaillancourt’s Pop-Up at Nantucket Looms to introduce the newest Nantucket Santa on Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22.

Uncorking Celebration Introducing The New Halloween Collection

Friday, September 8, 2023 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

To kick off the fall season, we’ll be introducing five new Halloween Chalkware collectibles and tasting our 2023 Vaillancourt Christmas Wine!

Christmas Opening with Starlight Santa

Friday, November 3, 2023 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Kick off the Christmas season with the unveiling of the Annual Christmas Decoration Theme at Vaillancourt Folk Art in Sutton, MA. In addition to exploring the year’s inspiring decorations, premier numbers of the annual Starlight Chalkware Santa will be made available.

2023 Vaillancourt Christkindlesmarkt & Artisan Show

Friday, November 10, 2023 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 11, 2023 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join our eNewsletter to be notified when tickets go on sale in July! Celebrate the start of the season at the Vaillancourt Christkindlesmarkt & Artisan Show in the quintessential New England town of Sutton on Friday, November 10th and Saturday, November 11th. Shop a hand-curated selection America’s most respected and detailed artists while enjoying authentic German food and drink in the outdoor atmosphere of a European Christmas market.

Mini Outdoor German Christmas Wine Markets

Saturday, November 18, 2023 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, November 25, 2023 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2023 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, December 9, 2023 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, December 16, 2023 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday, December 17, 2023 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Enjoy your Christmas shopping with our outdoor miniature German Christmas Wine Markets. The last Saturday before Dickens Weekend: A Christmas Carol, plus each Saturday in December before Christmas, we’re converting our outdoors into a mini Christmas market! Bookend your shopping with Christmas wines, beer, and hot glühwein paired with freshly baked German goods in a festive outdoor environment.

#DickensWeekend: A Christmas Carol with Gerald Charles Dickens

Saturday, November 25, 2023
Sunday, November 26, 2023

Join our eNewsletter to be notified when tickets go on sale in July! Get into the Christmas Spirit with Dickens, by Dickens this Thanksgiving Weekend as Charles Dickens’ great-great-grandson, Gerald takes the stage at Vaillancourt Folk Art’s Blaxton Hall Theatre with a one-man performance of Dickens’ most recognized work, A Christmas Carol.

Christmas Delights Along the Danube Christmas Markets

Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Thursday, November 30, 2023
Friday, December 1, 2023
Saturday, December 2, 2023
Sunday, December 3, 2023
Monday, December 4, 2023
Tuesday, December 5, 2023
Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Thursday, December 7, 2023

Gary & Judi Vaillancourt invite you to join them on a very special Christmas Delights Along the Danube Christmas Markets trip aboard Viking River Cruises from Passau, Germany to Budapest Hungary, November 29 to December 7, 2023. We expect our allotted space to go quickly so call or email our travel representative Alden Anderson at 508-721-2601 for complete details and reservations. For those of you with Viking Future Cruise Vouchers – this is a wonderful way to use them – by applying them to this cruise. Please carefully review the terms and conditions of your vouchers prior to applying them however as once applied they may not be able to be changed.

Sutton Chain of Lights

Saturday, December 2, 2023 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Extend the holiday feeling by book-ending your Christmas shopping during our outdoor miniature German Christmas Wine Market. On Saturday, December 3rd, we will be converting our outdoor space into a mini European Christmas market with an outdoor bar serving holiday themed beverages—including Vaillancourt Christmas Cabernet Sauvignon, and Nürnberg’s original hot Glühwein—as well as welcoming both The Queen’s Cups and the new Coney Island Hot Dog Truck from Worcester. The outdoor space will be open from 10am – 6pm and is the perfect way to start or end your Christmas errands and shopping.

Manchaug Stroll

Saturday, December 9, 2023 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Celebrate Sutton’s Historic Village of Manchaug with a traditional Christmas stroll bringing together food, history, shopping, and holiday merriment.

The 2023 Chalkware Collection

The 2023 St. Valentine Santa (SWAK)

The Celtic Triquetra Knot Irish Santa