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September 2014 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Central Park Antique Shows
Sept. 2-7 • Brimfield, MA

Tuesday thru Sunday, opening at 6 a.m. Free admission. Info: 413-596-9257, www.brimfieldcentralpark.com.

Collins Apple Barn
Sept. 2-7 • Brimfield, MA

Featuring an on-site restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and alcoholic beverages. Info (during show): 413-237-6659, collinsapplebarn@charter.net.

Dealer's Choice
Sept. 2 • Brimfield, MA

Opening day only, but well worth checking out. 400 dealers, selling starts at 11 a.m. Admission $5, free parking, table rentals, rain or shine. For dealer space, call (508) 347-3929. Midway dates: Sept. 2-7.

Shelton Antique Shows
Sept. 2-7 • Brimfield, MA

Open daybreak Tuesday! Showers, free admission, pet-friendly, 6 days of action. Since 1975. Info: 413-245-3591, www.brimfieldsheltonshows.com, sheltons@prodigy.net.

The Meadows Antique Shows
Sept. 2-7 • Brimfield, MA

The first major show to open! Open 6 a.m. For reservations or info, call 413-245-3215 or 413-245-9427, pni@earthlink.net, Fax: 413-736-0362.

New England Motel Antique Shows
Sept. 3-7 • Brimfield, MA

The shopping starts here! Opens Wed. at 6 a.m. 3 dealer pavilions and over 400 dealers! Look for the green and gold umbrellas at our food court and you will find our field. Info: (508) 347-2179, during the show: 413-245-3348, nemotelbrimfield@gmail.com, www.antiques-brimfield.com.

Heart-o-the-Mart
Starts Sept. 4 • Brimfield, MA

Be at our gates at 8:45 a.m. on Wednesday, where “shoppers rush in as the gates open to the Heart-o-the-Mart” (USA Today). Don't miss this hi-quality early Brimfield show! Info: 413-245-9556, info@brimfield-hotm.com, www.brimfield-hotm.com. Show is just past Francesco's Restaurant.

Hertan's Antique Shows
Sept. 4-6 • Brimfield, MA

Open Wed. from noon to sunset, Thurs.-Sun., sunrise to sunset. Over 150 outstanding dealers exhibiting in our shaded groves. Free admission. No pre-selling. On-site JB's Outdoor Cafe. Info: (860) 763-3760, during show 413-626-0927, www.hertansbrimfield.com.

May's Antique Market, Inc.
Sept. 4-6 • Brimfield, MA

One of Brimfield's biggest and best shows. At May's, everyone's an early buyer! Opening Thurs. at 9 a.m. Admission $5. Rain or shine. Info: 413-245-9271, www.maysbrimfield.com.

Metrolina Expo
Sept. 4-7 • Charlotte, N.C.

The biggest shows in the Carolinas, held the first weekend of every month. Located at 7100 Statesville Rd. Free Wi-Fi, high-tech security, free parking, great food, dog-friendly. Best booth prices in the Southeast. Call to reserve space: 704-714-7909. Info: www.ICAshows.com.
 

Antique Show & Sale
Sept. 5-7 • Bowling Green, KY

The 50th annual event! Held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 911 Searcy Way. Quality antiques, furniture, glassware, silver, china, jewelry, more. On-site restoration and repair. Admission $5 (good all 3 days). Info: 270-842-5991, www.bgantiqueshow.com.

J & J Antiques & Collectibles Shows
Sept. 5-6 • Brimfield, MA

Open 8-4 on Friday, 9-3 on Saturday. Rain or shine. Admission $5. On-site parking $8. No pets, please. Info: 413-245-3436 or 978-597-8155, jnjbrimfld@meganet.net, www.jandj-brimfield.com.

Metrolina Expo Marketplace
Sept. 5-8 • Charlotte, NC

Located at 7100 Statesville Rd. Free Wi-Fi, high-tech security, free parking, great food, dog-friendly. Wanted: antique and outside dealers. Best booth prices in the Southeast. Outside market areas only $25 for a space! Call to reserve space: 704- 714-7909. Info: www.ICAshows.com.

Antiques in the Woods
Sept. 6-7 • Columbiana, OH

A magnificent antique show, located on the Shaker Woods grounds, State Rte. 7. Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4. Minutes from the Ohio/Pa. Tpke. Plenty of nearby lodging. Admission $6, kids under 12 free. Info: 330-550-4190, www.antiquesinthewoods.com, antiquesinthewoods@yahoo.com.

Antique Trailer Show
Sept. 6-7 • Tyrone, GA

Vintage Treasures & Trailers, co-held by Spoon Sisters and Circa, both of Tyrone. Address is 843 Senoia Road in Tyrone. Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-2. Vendors and vintage trailers wanted for this special event. Call Lynne at 770-487-0052, 770-365-4303. Facebook: SpoonSistersTiquesTreasures.

Knight Southeastern Doll Shows
Sept. 6 • Salisbury, NC

Held at the Salisbury Civic Center. Info: 803-783-8049, www.knightshows.com.

Scott Antique Markets
Sept. 12-14 • Atlanta, GA

Now open Thursday 12:45 pm-6 pm. At the Atlanta Expo Center, 3,300+ booths. Two buildings filled with exquisite antiques, collectibles and treasures from around the world. Located on Jonesboro Road, just off I-285 at Exit 55. Open: Thurs., 12:45-6; Fri. and Sat., 9-6; and Sun., 10-4. 

 

 

Antique Gun & Military Antiques Show
Sept 13-14 • Raleigh, NC

The 60th annual North State show, featuring 200 tables of Civil War, WWI & WWII, Indian Wars and antique arms. U.S. and foreign military arms and memorabilia bought, sold and traded. Held at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Info: 770-282-1339, richard@thecarolinatrader.com.

Antiques & Garden Show
Sept. 13-14 • Cat Springs, TX

Featuring antiques to mid-modern furniture and collectibles of every era. This is an indoor-outdoor show with a farmers’ market. The garden area offers plants, flowers and old yard furnishings that gardeners love to collect. Indoor luncheon is available both days. Admission: $5; kids free. Located at 13035 Hall Rd. Info: 979-865-5618 or info@ruraltexasantiques.com.

DC Big Flea Market
Sept. 13-14 • Chantilly, VA

The Mid-Atlantic’s largest antique event. An amazing treasure hunt, millions of decorative antiques and collectibles. Hours: Sat. 9-6, Sun. 11-5. Free parking. Admission: $8, shop all weekend; at the Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center. Info: www.damorepromotions.com or 757-961-3988.

Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention
Sept. 18-20 • Hunt Valley, Md.

A three-day, non-profit film festival featuring 200+ vendor tables of nostalgic merchandise, at the Hunt Valley Wyndham. Celebrity list includes Lana Wood, George Lazenby, Angela and Veronica Cartwright, Lee Meredith, Piper Laurie; 443-286-6821, www.midatlanticnostalgiaconvention.com.

Queen of Hearts 10th Anniversary
Sept. 18-21• Buford, GA

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Queen of Hearts’ Buford store with storewide sales and drawings for gift baskets and gift certificates. Join the celebration on Sunday and enjoy a complimentary dinner, music and cake. Info: 678-714-0643 or www.queenofheartsantiques.com. The Buford Queen of Hearts is at 4125 GA Hwy. 20; other locations include: 670 N. Main St., Alpharetta, and 2745 Sandy Plains Rd., Marietta. Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-6, Thurs. 10-8, and Sun. 12-6.

Dry Creek Farm Old Time Swap Meet
Sept. 19-20 • Susan Moore, AL

Vintage gasoline and oil collectibles, old gas pumps, oil cans, old signs, old farm tools, country store items, pedal cars, old toys and automobilia. Located at 676 Wynnville Rd. Opens at 6 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Free admission. Info: 256-504-2573 or 205-237-4059.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
July 19-21 • Cumming GA

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy See our ad for directions. Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5. Info: 770-889-3400 or www.lakewoodantiques.com. Info: 770-279-9899.

Chicagolands Show
Sept. 20 • Wheaton, IL

The 2014 National Civil War & Militaria Extravaganza, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (early buyers 8 a.m., $25). Held at the Wheaton DuPage County Fairgrounds. Revolutionary War, Spanish-American War, etc. $1 off admission with ad. Zurko Promotions. Info: 715-526-9769, www.zurkopromotions.com.

Knight Southeastern Doll Shows
Sept. 20 • Charleston, SC

Held at the Holiday Inn Mt. Pleasant. Info: (803) 783-8049, www.knightshows.com.

Michigan Antique Festivals
Sept. 20-21• Midland, MI

Held at the Midland County Fairgrounds, at 6905 Eastman Ave. Michigan's largest antique and vintage market. Home décor and eclectic furniture, jewelry, Americana, primitives, shabby chic, classic car show. Admission: $6 per person. Info: 989-687-9001, www.MiAntiqueFestival.com.

Cole’s Antique Show
Sept. 25-Oct. 4 • Warrention, TX

Offering 200+ vendors and 63,000 square feet of air-conditioned shopping heaven, stuffed to the bursting point with top-notch antiques, fine art and collectibles. All antiques and vintage, no reproductions, nothing new. Located at the corner of Hwy. 237 and Willow Spring Road (FM 954), shop late on Tuesday, Sept. 30 with the Cole's Wine Tasting Party, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Info: www.colesantiqueshow.net or 281-961-5092.

LaBahia Antique Show
Sept. 26-Oct. 4 • Burton, TX

Our 22nd annual show, offering a variety of select dealers from Georgia, Virginia, Illinois, Indiana, Florida, North Carolina, Colorado, Texas, Michigan, New York and others with Flow Blue, Victorian, primitives, elegant glass, silver, American and English furniture, vintage and European linens and estate jewelry. Porcelain restoration at the show. Free admission. Porcelain restoration, free parking, home cooking food, including a great country breakfast. At LaBahia Hall on Hwy. 237. Info: 979-289-2684, info@labahiaantiques.com, or www.labahia.com.

Mile Long Yard Sale
Sept. 27 • Watertown, TN

Over 200 vendors, selling antiques and junk from sun-up 'til whenever, rain or shine. Shop 'til you drop in Historic Watertown! For info or an exhibition application: 615-237-1777, www.watertowntn.com or www.tennesseeantiquetrail.com. See you at the yard sale!

Plains Peanut Festival
Sept. 27-28 • Plains, GA

See Pres. Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn in person and have him sign his book! Mr. Carter will also hold a special Sunday School service. Exhibits and events galore on Day 1, including a parade, 1-mile fun run, train rides and a street dance starring the Tams. Info: 229-824-5375, www.plainsgeorgia.com.
 

October 2014 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Original Round Top Antiques Fair
Oct. 1-4 • Round Top, TX

The Fall Antiques Fair features an irresistible array of very early Americana, Texas primitives, Continental furniture and accessories. Info: 512-237-4747 or www.RoundTopTexasAntiques.com.

Blue Ridge Pottery Show
Oct. 3-4 • Erwin, TN

The 35th annual show is a must-see for Blue Ridge collectors. Dealers from 15 states will be on hand with rare pieces, individual pieces and complete sets. Meet the Ruffins, authors of several books on Blue Ridge. Free parking and shuttle provided from the Apple Festival downtown. Held at the Unicoi Co. Intermediate School on Mohawk Drive. Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-3. Preview show and sale: Thurs., 5-8 p.m. Info: www.blueridgepotteryclub.org or 423-743-4891.

Antiques Street Fair
Oct. 4 • Cameron, NC

To be held rain or shine, from 9-5. Next event after this one will be May 2nd. Info: 910-245-3020 or 910-245-3055; www.antiquesofcameron.com.

Appraisal Fair & Art Stroll
Oct. 4 • Ponchatoula, LA

Come to Ponchatoula- America's Antique City! Spend the day or the weekend browsing our antique, specialty shops and art galleries. Info: 800-617-4502, www.ponchatoulachamber.com.

Crabapple Fest
Oct. 4 • Milton, GA

Crabapple Fest in historic downtown Crabapple features antiques and art from hundreds of juried vendors. Dealer space is available for: 19th century American Country furniture, primitive antiques, shabby chic items and unique pieces of art in all mediums – oils, photography, jewelry, textiles, pottery and quilts. Info: 678-242-2530 or angela.thompson@cityofmiltonga.us.
 

Michigan Antique Festivals
Oct. 4-5 • Davisburg, MI

Held at Springfield Oaks County Park, 12451 Andersonville Rd. Michigan's largest antique and vintage market. Home décor and eclectic furniture, jewelry, Americana, primitives, shabby chic, classic car show. Admission: $6 per person. Info: 989-687-9001, www.MiAntiqueFestival.com.

Nativity Antique Show
Oct. 9-11 Greenwood, MS

Main Street Greenwood presents the Nativity Antique Show at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in Downtown Greenwood. Preview Party, Oct. 9, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., $25 (for all shows.). Hours: Fri. 10-5; Sat. 9-3. Admission $7 each day. Ticket info: www.mainstreetgreenwood.com or Facebook/EpiscopalChurchofNativityAntiqueShowAndSale.

Scott Antique Markets
Oct. 9-12 • Atlanta, GA

Now open Thursday 12:45 pm-6 pm. At the Atlanta Expo Center, 3,300+ booths. Two buildings filled with exquisite antiques, collectibles and treasures from around the world. Located on Jonesboro Road, just off I-285 at Exit 55. Open: Thurs., 12:45-6; Fri. and Sat., 9-6; and Sun., 10-4.

Shenandoah Antiques Expo
Oct. 10-12 • Fishersville, VA

The exciting 55th Expo will feature 300+ dealers and exhibitors with Americana, formal furniture, jewelry, paintings, porcelain, silver, toys and decorative arts in exhibition halls, barns, tents and outside. Hours: Fri. and Sat. 9-5; Sun. 10-4. Admission: Fri. $10 (good for 2 days); Sat. $5 (good for 2 days); Sun. $5, both good for two days. Located at Exit 91 on I-64. Info: www.heritagepromotions.net or 434-846-7452.

Clinch River Fall Antique Festival
Oct. 11 • Clinton, TN

The 14th annual event presented by the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce. Hours: 9-5. Check out the Clinton 2-page spread in this issue! Info: 865-457-2559, www.clinchriverfallfestival.com.

RBCC Convention
Oct. • 16-18 Saint Charles, MO

The Royal Bayreuth Collectors Club will hold its annual convention at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Two Convention Center Plaza. A members-only auction will be Friday evening with 125+ prized, rare and collectible pieces. Info: 401-885-5889 or dufferdog@aol.com or www.royalbayreuth.org. A one-year membership is $30.

 

Corning Museum of Glass
Oct. 17-18 Corning, N.Y.

The 53rd Annual Seminar on Glass will focus on the life, works and legacy of René Lalique. The current exhibitions bring together 200+ pieces of glass, jewelry, production molds, and design drawings by Lalique, dating from about 1893 to Lalique’s death in 1945. Visitors can learn about the effect Lalique had on the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements, and explore the largest collection of Lalique objects on public display. The museum is at One Museum Way. Info: www.cmog.org.

Int’l Match Safe
Oct. 17, 18 Wilmington, DE

The 15th convention with the Delaware Art Museum’s exhibit of 500 match safes. There will be educational sessions, selling and viewing of many match safes. Info: mrvestal@aol.com or 856-981-2955.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
Oct. 17-19 • Cumming GA

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy See our ad for directions. Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5. Info: 770-889-3400 or www.lakewoodantiques.com. Info: 770-279-9899.

Antique Glass & Depression Glass
Show Oct. 18-19 • Jacksonville, FL

41st annual show: “Celebrating 100 Years of Fenton Glass” with special guest George Fenton, President of Fenton Glass and grandson of Frank Fenton. Also: about 7,000 sq. ft. of glass on display; free glass identification; total of $600+ given away in hourly drawings (must be present to win); free seminars by George Fenton on Sat./Sun. at 1:15 p.m.; free parking; admission $5, good for both days. Hours: Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-4. Held at 5530 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL. Info: 904-268-5550 or www.depressionglassclubjax.com.

Party in the Pits / Barbeque Cook-Off
Oct. 18 • Ponchatoula, LA

Come to Ponchatoula – America's Antique City! Spend the day or the weekend browsing our antique, specialty shops and art galleries. Info: 800-617-4502, www.ponchatoulachamber.com.

Doll Show & Sale
Oct. 18 • Palmetto, GA

The Peachtree Doll Collectors Club will hold its 10th annual Doll Show & Sale on the campus of the Georgia Baptist Children's Home at 9250 Hutcheson Ferry Road in Palmetto from 10 am to 4 pm. Dolls, doll clothing and other related items will be sold. General admission: $4. Call Brenda, at 770-579-9404.

Braselton Antique & Holiday Festival
Oct. 24-26 • Braselton, GA

Antiques, vintage, collectibles, primitives, pottery, advertising, folk art, jewelry, glassware, local artwork, outdoor gardening, ironworks, re-purposed, pottery, salvage, turn-of-the-century furniture and more. Free admission; in Downtown Braselton. Hours: Fri. noon-7; Sat. 9-6; Sun. 10-5. Take exit 129 off I-85, go east on Hwy. 53 and follow the signs. Info: 706-824-7204; Facebook.com/BraseltonAntiqueFestival.

Country Living Fair
Oct. 24-26 • Stone Mtn., GA

The pages of Country Living magazine come to life! Vendors from 20+ states in 200+ booths of antiques, vintage, artisan-made goods, plus seminars and how-to’s. Hours: 10-5 each day, rain or shine. Admission $16/$13 in advance, weekend pass $20/$15 advance, early bird $40. Discount advance tickets and fair info: Stella Show Mgmt. Co., 1-866-500-FAIR, stellashows.com. Stone Mountain Park is at exit 8 off US 78 East - 16 miles from downtown Atlanta.

Antique & Collectible Show
Oct. 25-26 • Portland, OR

Come on up to the beautiful Pacific Northwest to the Portland Expo Center! Early admission available during set-up on Friday. Adult admission on Sat. & Sun: $7. For exhibitor info, advance tickets and hotels, visit www.christinepalmer.net or call 503-282-0877.

Metrolina Expo Fall Extravaganza
Oct. 29-Nov. 2 • Charlotte, N.C.

An annual major five-day show! Located at 7100 Statesville Rd. Climate-controlled building, covered outside mall, free Wi-Fi, high-tech security, free parking, great food, dog-friendly. Best booth prices in the Southeast. Call to reserve space: 704-714-7909. Info: www.ICAshows.com.

Antique Trade Days/ Arts & Crafts Fair
Oct. 31-Nov. 2 • Ponchatoula, LA

Come to Ponchatoula – America's Antique City! Spend the day or the weekend browsing our antique, specialty shops and art galleries. Info: 800-617-4502, www.ponchatoulachamber.com.
 

November 2014 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Scott Antique Markets
Nov. 6- 9 • Atlanta, GA

Now open Thursday 12:45 pm-6 pm. At the Atlanta Expo Center, 3,300+ booths. Two buildings filled with exquisite antiques, collectibles and treasures from around the world. Located on Jonesboro Road, just off I-285 at Exit 55. Open: Thurs., 12:45-6; Fri. and Sat., 9-6; and Sun., 10-4.

DC Big Flea Market
Nov. 8-9 • Chantilly, VA

The Mid-Atlantic’s largest antique event. An amazing treasure hunt, millions of decorative antiques and collectibles. Hours: Sat. 9-6, Sun. 11-5. Free parking. Admission: $8, shop all weekend; at the Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center. Info: www.damorepromotions.com or 757-961-3988.
 

 

Antique & Collectible Show
Nov. 8-9 • Puyallup, WA

Come on up to the beautiful Pacific Northwest, to the Puyallup Fairgrounds, not far from Tacoma, Olympia and Seattle. Early admission available during set-up on Friday. Adult admission Sat.-Sun. $7. For exhibitor info, advance tickets and hotels, visit www.christinepalmer.net or call (503) 282-0877.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
Nov. 14-16 • Cumming GA

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy See our ad for directions. Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5. Info: 770-889-3400 or www.lakewoodantiques.com. Info: 770-279-9899.

Ongoing Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Lakewood 400 Antiques Market
3rd Weekend • Cumming, GA

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy. See our ad for directions. Hours: Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5. Info: 770-889-3400 or www.lakewoodantiques.com.

 

Peach State Glass Club
2nd Tues. • Marietta, GA

Meets at 7 pm at the East Marietta Public Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Road. All collectors are welcome, 770-582-0907.

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