Thursday - June 9

Get excited for Thursday! SPARKET returns to Crystal City​ with artwork, clothing, jewelry, live music & food trucks! What more can you ask for on your lunch break? 

11AM - 2PM. Crystal Drive. Support your local artist.

SPARKET Opening DAY - THIS Thursday!

Exciting news, Crystal City! SPARKET returns to Crystal Drive  this season on a brand-new day - THURSDAYS.

Join us this Thursday, May 4th for OPENING DAY, to experience Crystal City's best artisan products!

We will have retuning favorites, like JazEaz Designs and Rayhart and new exhibitors, like Fancy HuLi  and Lost and Forge.

Plus, food trucks will be onsite to make it easy to leisurely stroll the market while you eat your lunch. And FREE music by local favorite, Flo Anito.

Yay! Opening Day!

Press Release

Sparket Coming to Crystal City

SPARKET - A Creative Market, a weekly arts market in Crystal City, Virginia, as a seasonal event; Spring SPARKET and Fall SPARKET. Now in its fourth season SPARKET, will now operate on Thursdays in conjunction with a featured food truck event.  The Spring SPARKET will launch May 4 and run through June 29. And Fall SPARKET will run from September 7 through November 16. Hours are from 11am to 2pm. 
Situated on the wide shaded sidewalk on the 1800 block of Crystal Drive, the market is adjacent to the Crystal Shops mall, several popular restaurants and retail establishments. Crystal City Metro is 2 blocks away and there is plenty of public parking among major office buildings, apartments and hotels.    
The market is a collaborative effort with the Crystal City BID. Crystal City, Arlington's largest downtown, boasts excellent demographics.   
A diverse mix of art, crafts, handmade jewelry, accessories, bath/beauty and other local and handcrafted products ar…

The 2017 Application is Here!

Hey, everybody! Great news - the 2017 SPARKET application is now live and online:


We are back for our third season. and this year, SPARKET will now run alongside the Crystal City Food Truck event on THURSDAYS!

The Spring Sparket Market will operate on Thursdays, from 11AM to 2PM, launching May 4 and running through June 29. The Fall Sparket Market will run from September 7 through November 16.



We have exciting news, Crystal City!!

Opening Day THIS Wednesday!

Opening Day for the Fall Season of SPARKET is almost here! This Wednesday, September 7th, venture out of your offices and take a stroll down Crystal Drive. Visit with your favorite exhibitors and meet some new ones. as you take in a beautiful Autumn day.  Plus, live music by DC's own, Rick Franklin.

We'll be on the street from 11AM - 2PM. See you there!

Fall Season Ready to Ignite!

Get ready, Crystal City! We're coming back for another fun season full of handmade crafts, original imports, one-of-a-kind jewelry and live music - all in your own backyard. 
Come visit us during your lunch break on September 7th from 11AM - 2PM for Opening Day of the Fall season of SPARKET! Expect your usual favorites and a whole bunch of newcomers. You never know what you'll find at SPARKET - A Creative Market. Stroll through Crystal Drive and see what we have lined up for Autumn 2016. 
So, don't miss Opening Day on September 7th from 11AM - 2PM. Same SPARKET time. Same SPARKET place. See you there!