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August 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

National Antique Bottle Show
July 31-Aug. 2 • Chattanooga, TN

The 2015 FOHBC Chattanooga National Antique Bottle Show will be at the Chattanooga Convention Center. With 300 tables, this will be one of the best and largest shows ever held in the South, along with other collectibles. Open to the public on Aug. 2, 9 am-3 pm; adults $5, kids 12 and under free, plus they get a free bottle. Info: www.FOHBC.org, 770-963-0220 or 404-538-6057.

Looking Glass Productions
Aug. 1-2 • Pensacola, FL

Depression glass, china and pottery, at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, 6555 W. Mobile Hwy. (take exit 7 off I-10, go south ˝ mile). A similar show will be held Aug. 8-9 in Slidell, La. Info: Pam and Fred Meyer, 972-672-6213, www.meyershows.com, meyerlookingglass@hotmail.com.

The Mill Market Expo
Aug. 1• Forsyth, GA

Outside vendors and 3 buildings full of Southern antiques, art and unique items. Create, Collect, Cultivate Southern Style. 1st Saturdays of each month off I-75 at 89 East Adams St. Facebook.com/themillmarketexpo.

Virginia Highlands Festival
Aug. 1-Aug. 9 • Abingdon, VA

The 67th annual Antiques Market, just off I-81 at exit 14 in Abingdon. Hours: 10-6. Early bird shopping on Sat., Aug. 1, from 8-10 a.m. ($20 admission). Show closes at 5 p.m. on final day. $5 daily or $15 for a 9-day pass. Concessions, free parking, no pets, service dogs okay. Info: www.vahighlandsfestival.org.
 

 

Scott Antique Markets
Aug 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.

Looking Glass Productions
Aug. 8-9 • Slidell, LA

Depression glass, china and pottery, at the Northwest Harbor Center, 100 Harbor Center Blvd. (exit 261 off I-10, go south ˝ mile). A similar show will be held Aug. 1-2 in Pensacola, Fla.. Info: Pam and Fred Meyer, 972-672-6213, www.meyershows.com, meyerlookingglass@hotmail.com.

Virginia Beach Antique Show
Aug. 7-9 • Virginia Beach, VA

48th Anniversary! Appraisals by Todd Peenstra. Vintage Alley: architectural, salvage, vintage furniture/ kitchenware, reclaimed/reassembled art pieces, other unique treasures. Fri., Sat. 10-6; Sun. noon-5. Adm. $7. Free parking. At the Virginia Beach Convention Center at 1000 19th St. Info:757-417-7771, engshows.com. Booth space available at special pricing for Vintage Alley dealers.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
Aug. 14-16 • 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.
 

September 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

Metrolina Expo
Sept. 3-6 • 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 and Collectibles Flea Market
Sept. 3-6 Sparks, KS

500 dealers with antiques and collectibles. You have to see it to believe it! Info: 785-985-2411; www.SparksAntiquesAndCollectibles.com. Directions on website.

Labor Day Weekend Getaway
Sept. 4-6 • Ponchatoula, LA

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

St. Louis Antique Festival
Sept. 5-6 • Belleville, IL

The 43rd show held at the Belle Clair Fairgrounds. Featuring over 90 top-quality antique dealers in a 30,000-sq.-ft. Climate-controlled building. Hours: Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4. Info: 608-346-0975, wader8@yahoo.com

The Mill Market Expo
Sept. 5 • Forsyth, GA

Outside vendors and 3 buildings full of Southern antiques, art and unique items. Create, collect, cultivate Southern Style. 1st Saturdays, off I-75 at 89 East Adams St. Facebook.com/themillmarketexpo.

Central Park Antique Shows
Sept. 8-13 • Brimfield, MA

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

Dealer's Choice
Sept. 8 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: July 14-19.

Heart-o-the-Mart
Starts Sept. 8 • 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
Sept. 8-13 • Brimfield, MA

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

The Meadows Antique Shows
Sept. 8-13 • Brimfield, MA

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

Hertan's Antique Shows
Sept. 9-13 • 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
Sept. 9-13 • 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.
Sept. 10-12 • Brimfield, MA

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

Scott Antique Markets
Sept. 10-13 • 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 Show & Sale
Sept. 11-13 • Bowling Green, KY

The 51st annual event, held at the National Corvette Museum, 350 Corvette Drive (exit 28, I-65). Dealers from several states with antique glassware, primitives, Victorians, jewelry and more. On-site repairs. Admission $6 (good all 3 days). Info: 270-842-5991, www.bgantiqueshow.com.

J & J Antiques & Collectibles Shows
Sept. 11-12 • 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, 978-597-8155, jnjbrimfld@meganet.net, www.jandj-brimfield.com.

Antiques in the Woods
Sept. 12-13 • Columbiana, OH

A magnificent antique show located at the Shaker Woods grounds, minutes from the Ohio/PA Tpke. Plenty of nearby lodging. Sept. 12 10-5, Sept. 13 10-4. Admission $6 per day; kids 12 & under free. Info: 330-550-4190, www.antiquesinthewoods.com, antiquesinthewoods@yahoo.com.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
Sept. 18-20 • 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.

Civil War & Military Extravaganza
Sept. 19 • Wheaton, IL

The Chicagoland national show, held at the DuPage County Fairgrounds. Rev-War, Spanish-American War, Civil War, etc. Hours: Sat. 9-4. Admission $9 (early buyers: 8 a.m., $25). $1 off admission with ad in this issue. Info: 715-526-9769, zurkopromotions.com.

Cole’s Antiques & Collectibles Show
Sept. 24-Oct. 3 • Warrenton, TX

200 dealers in 63,000 sq.ft , A/C building & outside tents. Top-of-the-line antiques and collectibles: American primitives, country linens, flow blue, china, Oriental & Persian rungs, pottery, jewelry, Victorian and American oak furniture, fine art, glassware, rare clocks, lamps, silver. At Hwy. 237 & FM 954. Info: 281-961-5092, colesantiqueshow.net.

Gotta Have Art Stroll & Appraisal Show
Sept. 26 • Ponchatoula, LA

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

Original Round Top Antiques Fair
Sept. 28-Oct. 3

The 48th Fall Antiques Fair with new extended dates! A/C venues with an irresistible array of very early Americana, Texas primitives, Continental furniture and accessories. Just 5 miles north of Round Top Square. Hours: Mon., 9 am-7pm, a Late Shopping Event; Tues.-Fri. 9-5; Sat 9-4. Info: 512-237-4747, www.RoundTopTexasAntiques.com.

October 2015 Antique & Collecting Show & Event Listings

The Mill Market Expo
Oct. 3• Forsyth, GA

Outside vendors and 3 buildings full of Southern antiques, art and unique items. Create, Collect, Cultivate Southern Style. 1st Saturdays of each month off I-75 at 89 East Adams St. Facebook.com/themillmarketexpo.

Scott Antique Markets
Oct. 8-11 • 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.

 

57th Shenandoah Antiques Expo
Oct. 9-11 • Fishersville, VA

The exciting 57th 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. 9-5; Sat. 8-5; Sun. 11-4. Admission: Fri. $10 (good for 2 days); Sat. $5; Sun. $5. At Exit 91 on I-64. Info: 434-846-7452, www.heritagepromotions.net.

Lakewood 400 Antiques Mkt.
Oct. 16-18 • 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.

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.

The Mill Market Expo
1st Saturdays • Forsyth, GA

Outside vendors and 3 buildings full of Southern antiques, art and unique items. Create, Collect, Cultivate Southern Style. 1st Saturdays of each month off I-75 at 89 East Adams St. Facebook.com/themillmarketexpo.

 

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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