Sporting Art Fair 2024
A Celebration of Community, History, Art, and the Sporting Lifestyle
Leland Little is delighted to host our third annual Sporting Art Fair on Saturday, February 24th, 2024 from 9:00am - 3:30pm . Although hosted on the grounds and within the galleries of Leland Little, this is a community event brought forth by a group of partners who are personally and professionally invested in the world of sporting art. The Sporting Art Fair is for everyone. Expect a day full of in-person demonstrations, great food, a tailgate market, exhibitions, live music, activities for all ages, and above all, a whole lot of fun.

The Program from 9:00am to 1:00pm:
- Shop the Tailgate Market
- Visit with Our Featured Carver, Jerry Talton
- Visit with Our Featured Artist, Tony Helms
- Explore Bob Timberlake's Books & Sporting Art
- See the Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild in Action
- Try Fly Casting with Great Outdoor Provision Co.
- Relax at the Kids Coloring Station
- Preview the Sporting Art Auction
- Preview the Fine Sporting Arms Auction
- Enjoy Fresh Oysters Courtesy of Pleasure House Oysters
11:00am - 1:00pm:
- Brisket & barbecue plates will be available for purchase from Southern Harvest Catering Company -- $10 a plate, you won't be sorry!
Special Guest Performance at 2:00pm
The expression of community can be experienced not only through visible and cultural arts, but also through music and rhythm. Join us in our Gallery at 2pm for an afternoon of Americana music. We are excited and honored to have singer, songwriter and storyteller, Jim Avett, from Concord, North Carolina, perform.
Current Auction Previews
Sporting Art Auction - Opens for live bidding on Thursday, February 29th at 10am EST
Fine Sporting Arms Auction - Opens for live bidding on Friday, March 1st at 10am EST
Collector Car Auction - Opens for live bidding on Wednesday, February 28th, at 12 pm EST.
To Sign Up for the Tailgate Market, Contact:

Bill Gregory
Sporting Art Assistant Director

For Inquiries, Contact:

Robbie Smith
Sporting Art Director

This event is free.