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Summer Event Guide 2015: Antique Shows

Summer Event Guide 2015

Photo by Annelie

Looking for antique markets, shows, and sales this summer? We’ve compiled a list of can’t-miss events in the New England area.


Antique Appraisal Night in Coventry, CT – June 26, 2015

Located at the Nathan Hale Homestead at 2299 South Street in Coventry, Connecticut, this evening is perfect for those wondering the worth of their antiques. Bring photos or the items themselves to be examined by a local antique expert.

When: 5:30-8:30 pm

Admission: $10 per item

Contact: 860-742-6917 or

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Newtown Antiques Market in Newtown, CT – June 27, 2015

Stop by Keating Farms Avenue & D.G. Beers Blvd. in Newtown for an outdoor show featuring over 70 exhibitors. Items to be showcased include everything from American furniture to art, ceramics, jewelry, stoneware, cast iron urns, garden furniture, folk art, and more.

When: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Admission: $8

Contact: 914-474-8552

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Wells Antique Show and Sale in Wells, ME – June 28, 2015

Head over to the Wells Reserve at Laudholm Farm, 342 Laudholm Farm Road. There, you’ll find over 60 local exhibitors who specialize in early painted and country furniture, Americana, jewelry, ceramics, silver, china, paintings, and more. Lunch and snacks will be available, and this show will be held rain or shine.

When: 10:00 am  - 4:00 pm

Contact: 800-641-6908

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Islands Antique Show and Sale in South Hero, VT – July 10 & 11, 2015

Stop by 75 South Street for an exciting array of antiques, collectibles, and art.

When: Friday from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Admission: $3

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Brimfield Antique Show in Brimfield MA – July 14-19

The Brimfield Antique Show is one of the country’s oldest and best-known antique shows, dating back to the 1950s. The Antique Show runs along Route 20 for about a half-mile, and features over 500 dealers selling everything from rare antiques to “yard junk.” Food courts and rest facilities abound, making the Brimfield Antique Show an all-day event that’s fit for the entire family.

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Newport Antiques Show in Middletown, RI – July 24 thru 26, 2015

The Newport Antiques show began in 2007, and since then has evolved into one of the nation’s most revered venues. Located at the St. George’s School at 372 Purgatory Road, the show will present an expansive selection of Americana antiques like paintings, furniture, folk art, jewelry, and fine art. Don’t miss the preview party on July 23rd!

When: Friday & Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Admission: $15 for one-day admission, $20 for three-day admission. Tickets can be purchased at the door. 



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