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August Antique Shows


Below is a calendar of major August antique shows in the UK and US. These will be separate listings so those traveling to England will find a separate listing. I am sure I will leave off someone’s favorite show, so I apologize in advance. Will give a link to the show where possible so you can get complete details.

Major August Antique Shows and Markets In USAntique Shows

August 4-7  International Collectibles and Antiques Shows  Charlotte, North Carolina
            ICAShows.com  This is a large show with over 1000 dealers. Here is link to
            an article by Southern Living about the show.   

August 4-7  World’s Longest Yard Sale, also called 127 Corridor Sale  Annual 675 mile
            Yard sale from Gadsden, Al. to Hudson, Michigan  127sale.com Many articles
            and TV shows about this annual event.

August 5-7  Great Southwestern Antique Show Albuquerque, New Mexico
            www.greatsouthwesternantiqueshow.com

August 6-7  Antique Fair & Flea Market  Greenwich, New York
            http://www.fairgroundshows.com/

August 6-7  Kane County Flea Market  St. Charles, Illinois
            http://www.kanecountyfleamarket.com/

August 11-13  54th Annual New Hampshire Antiques Show  Manchester, New Hampshire
              The Maine Antiques Digest considered it to be the best aniques show of its
              kind in New England.  http://www.nhada.org/

August 12-14  44th Virginia Beach Antiques Show  Virginia Beach, Virginia
              http://www.emgshows.com/avbant

August 12-14  Scott Antique Market  Atlanta, Georgia  This monthly show is known as the worlds’s
              largest indoor antiques show.  http://www.scottantiquemarket.com/

August 12-14  30th Annual Maine Antiques Festival  This is Maine’s largest antiques event.
              http://www.maineantiquefest.com/ 

August 12-14  Grayslake Antique Market  Grayslake, IL. This is a popular monthly antique market.
              http://www.zurkopromotions.com/Grayslake.htm  

 August 15-21  40th Annual Madison-Bouckville Antique Week
              http://www.madisonbouckvilleantiqueweek.com      

August 19-21  Chicago O’Hare Summer Antiques Show  Rosemont, IL One of the most popular Chicago
              antiques shows.  http://www.dolphinfairs.com/chicagoohareantiques

August 20-21  Ann Arbor Antiques Market  Ann Arbor, Michigan
              http://www.annarborantiquesmarket.com/      

August 26-27  37th Annual Antiques Show  Muncy, PA.
              http://muncyhistoricalsociety.org/        

August 27     40th Madison Historical Society Antiques Fair  Madison, Conn.
              http://www.cordshows.com/

August 27     51st Anniversary Lakeside Antique Show  Lakeside, Ohio
              http://www.lakesideohio.com/
             

August 27-28  Randolf Street Market Festival. Indoor/Outdoor Chicago, Illinois
              One of the top 3 urban antique markets. http://randolphstreetmarket.com/

UK August Antique Shows

August 2      Donnington Antiques Market  Castle Donnington, Derbyshire
              http://www.arthurswallowfairs.co.uk/

ugust 14-16  Lincolnshire International Antiques and Home Show Lincolnshire Showground
              This is one of my two favorite antique shows in the whole world. See my article on
              Buying Antiques in Englandhttp://www.arthurswallowfairs.co.uk/lincolnshire-overview.php

August 18-19  Newark International Antiques and Collectors Fair  Newark, Nottinghamshire
              This is the other of my two favorite antique fairs. http://www.iacf.co.uk/newark/

I hope you find this listing of antique shows helpful. We will try to do a monthly posting of major antique shows.

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