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April 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Metrolina Expo
April 1-5 • Charlotte, NC

The Southeast's best for nearly 50 years! Held the first weekend of every month. Vintage and antiques show in climate-controlled buildings and covered mall areas. Free Wi-Fi, free parking, hi-tech security, dogs welcome, great food, huge crowds. 7100 Statesville Rd. (704) 714-7909. www.ICAshows.com.

Original Round Top Antiques Fair
April 1-4 • Round Top, TX

The 47th Spring Antiques Fair features an irresistible array of very early Americana, Texas primitives, Continental furniture and accessories. Located 5 miles north of Round Top Square. Hours: Wed. 9-7, Thurs. & Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-4. Info: 512-237-4747, www.RoundTopTexasAntiques.com.

Scott Antique Markets
April 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.

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
April 10-12 • Ponchatoula, LA

Come to Ponchatoula – America's Antique City! Spend the day or the weekend browsing our antique, specialty shops and art galleries. The highlight of the Strawberry Festival is the Strawberry Festival Parade, held at 9:30 a.m. downtown. Info: 800-617-4502, www.ponchatoulachamber.com.

Antiques Capital of Georgia Festival
April 17-19 • Monroe, GA

The first annual event, to be held at Hammond Park in Monroe. Sponsored by the Walton County Chamber of Commerce and Monroe Downtown. Info: www.antiquecapitalofgeorgia.com

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

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy. See 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.

Chicagoland's Civil War Show
April 18 • Wheaton, IL

A nationwide collectors' show and sale, to be held at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton. Civil War, Revolutionary War, Spanish-American War. Hours: 9-4. Early buyers: 8 am ($25). Regular admission $9 (2-for-1 with ad in this issue). Info: 715-526-9769, www.zurkopromotions.com.

Deja-Vous Spring Sale
April 18 • Austell, GA

The annual spring sale at Deja-Vous Antiques & Collectibles, at 2785 Jefferson Street in Austell. Hours: 10-4. Come and set up for the outside sale. Rain or shine. Call for info: 770-944-3033.

Knight Southeastern Doll Shows
April 18 • Knoxville, TN

To be held at the Holiday Inn West. The best doll shows in the entire Southeast! Other shows are planned for Myrtle Beach (3/7, Lakewood Conference Ctr.), Nashville (3/21, Marriott Airport) and Columbia, SC (5/2, SC State Fairgrounds). Info: (803) 783-8049, www.KnightShows.com.

Syracuse Gun Show
April 18-19 • Syracuse, NY

Presented by the New York State Arms Collectors Assn., and held at the Center of Progress Building, NY State Fairgrounds, Expo Center in Syracuse; 1,000 tables. Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-3. Daily admission $6 per person; kids under 12 free; seniors $5. Info: (607) 748-1010.

 

Braselton Antique & Garden Festival
April 24-26 • Braselton, GA

The 12th semi-annual show with antiques, vintage, collectibles, local artwork, outdoor gardening, ironworks, statuaries, primitives, advertising, pottery, woodworking, folk art, jewelry, glassware, textiles, rustics, up-cycle, salvage, turn-of-the-century furniture, broad variety of shrubs, annuals, perennials, local fresh produce great food and more. Free admission. I-85 to Exit 129, turn east on Hwy. 53 and follow the signs for free parking. Shuttle provided Saturday only at Year One. Info: 706-824-7204. Booth space available.

Liberty Outdoor Antiques Festival
April 24-25 • Staley, NC

Located on Pike Farm Rd. (off John Marsh Rd.) in Staley, 20 minutes from Greensboro or Burlington, 90 minutes from Charlotte. Voted the best outdoor show in the South! Admission $7 (50 cents off with ad in this issue). Hours 8-5, rain or shine. Info: 336-622-3041, www.LibertyAntiquesFestival.com.

Atlanta Antique Gun Show
April 24-25 • Marietta, GA

At a new location! The IAMAW Local 709, Union Hall, 1032 So. Marietta Pkwy. In Marietta, just outside Atlanta. Antique guns and international military collectors show: Civil War, WWI, WWII, etc. Antique arms, vehicle show, much more. Info: 704-282-1339, Richard@thecarolinatrader.com.

Olde Towne Slidell Spring Street Fair
April 25-26 • Slidell, LA

The 34th annual event, held outside on First, Second & Erlanger Streets. Antiques, collectibles, vintage, arts, crafts, food and live music. More than 200 booths! Booths still available (10' x 10' $75; 20' x 10' $145, discounts for multiples). Info: call Marsha at 985-710-9122, or visit www.SlidellAntiques.com.
 

Int'l Perfume Bottles Assn.
Apr. 30-May 3 • Spartanburg, SC

To be held at the Marriott, 299 North Church Street. Flea Market of Vanity Items May 1st; Perfume Bottle Auction May 2nd; Perfume Bottle & Vintage Vanity Show May 2-3; Vanity Valuations May 2; Collecting Perfume Bottles 101 May 2. Info: Terri Wirth, (407) 973-0783, www.perfumebottles.org.

FANA Assemblage
April 30-May 3 • Minneapolis, MN

Anyone interested in learning about fans should check out this year’s Fan Association of North America Assemblage, where fan lovers gather to view magnificent fans and learn about their history, particularly those from 1900-1930. Info: www.fanassociation.org or goncama@charter.net.

Metrolina Expo
April 30-May 3 • Charlotte, NC

The Southeast's best for nearly 50 years! Held the first weekend of every month. Vintage and antiques show in climate-controlled buildings and covered mall areas. Free Wi-Fi, free parking, hi-tech security, dogs welcome, great food, huge crowds; 7100 Statesville Rd., 704-714-7909, www.ICAshows.com.

Sparks Antiques & Collectibles Flea Market
Sparks, KS • April 30-May 3

500 dealers, antiques and collectibles. If you are searching for the right antiques and collectibles, this is definitely the market for you. Hours: 7 am-6 pm. Directions on website: www.SparksAntiquesAndCollectibles.com. Info: 785-985-2411. Next show: Sept. 3-6.
 

May 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Clinch River Spring Antique Festival
May 2 • Clinton, TN

The 11th annual event, presented by the Antique Merchants Guild of Clinton. Over 100 antique dealers and some local artisans in an old-fashioned street fair. Dealers are drawn from multiple states, plus there's great food and live music. Info: 865-457-2559, www.HistoricClintonsAntiques.com/fair.

Vintage Fashion Show
May 2 • Marietta, GA

To be held at the Cobb Antique Mall, where 80 dealers are housed in 37,000 square feet of space, at 119 Cobb Parkway North in Marietta. Take I-75 to exit 265 and go west ½ mile to Cobb Pkwy. Turn left of Cobb Pkwy., mall is ½ mile on the right. Info: 770-590-8989, www.cobbantiques.com.

Scott Antique Markets
May 7-10 • 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
May 8-9 • Fishersville, VA

The exciting 56th Expo featuring 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. At Exit 91 on I-64. Info: 434-846-7452, www.heritagepromotions.net.

Central Park Antique Shows
May 12-17 • Brimfield, MA

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

Dealer's Choice
May 12 only • 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.

Heart-o-the-Mart Starts
May 12th • 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.

 

Shelton Antique Shows
May 12-17 • 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
May 12-17 • 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.

Hertan's Antique Shows
May 13-17 • 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.

New England Motel Antique Shows
May 13-17 • 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.

May's Antique Market, Inc.
May 14-16 • 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.

J & J Antiques & Collectibles Shows
May 15-16 • 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

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
May 15-17 • Cumming GA

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy. See 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.

GA Jugfest & Old Knoxville Days
May 16 • Knoxville, GA

Join us in celebrating Georgia’s folk pottery tradition and Old Knoxville Days. Pottery show 9-4:30. Info: 478-836-3825 or www.georgiajugfestival.com. Knoxville is 15 miles west of Macon.

June 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Scott Antique Markets
June 11-14 • 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.

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

More than 500 spaces. Located at 1321 Atlanta Hwy. See 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 & Vintage Show
June 20 • Henderson ville, NC

Join us in Historic Downtown Hendersonville for another great year of buying and selling! To register as a vendor, contact 828-233-3205 or djackson@cityofhendersonville.org. Hours: 9 am-5pm; www.DowntownHendersonville.org.

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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