The National Fair of Crafts, Heritage and Tourism: it has been held every autumn since 2007 and its aim is to encourage arts and crafts production with the goal of encouraging the use of heritage for developing tourism in Gjirokastra and at national scale.
Every year, this Fair brings together more than 100 artisans, and craftsmen from all over Albania and the Balkans. The fair is held in the historic Bazaar of Gjirokastra, it brings a large number of tourists to the city and it is characterized by its festive and joyful atmosphere.