CALENDAR: Vintage Events for Week Ending 12/9/2018

Alright Vintage HQ fans, time for some work week escapism! Let’s start daydreaming about our upcoming plans for the next several days, shall we? We want to make sure our readers are “in the know” about some vintage style events and shopping opportunities around the United States so, without further ado, here’s who made our list this week!

ALABAMA

  • Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in Bremen Hamby Mill Flea Market and Antiques is the place to be! With two huge buildings and around 80 vendors selling anything from antiques and collectibles to newer items there’s something for everyone! 465 County Road 30, Bremen, AL 35033, (256) 287-2255 www.facebook.com/hambymill.
  • Saturdays and Sundays in Mobile head over to Flea Market Mobile! Here you’ll find over 800 booths featuring everything from antiques and collectibles to new items and everything in between! Here, the hunt for treasures is half the fun! You never know what you’re going to find! 401 Schillinger Rd North, Mobile, AL 36608 www.fleamarketmobile.com.
  • Open Saturdays and Sundays is the I-59 Flea Market Mall full of treasures! 11925 Hwy 117, Hammondville, Alabama 35989, (256) 635-6899 www.facebook.com/I59FleaMarketMall.
  • Every Saturday and Sunday you can visit the Galaxy Flea Market! Vendors bring such a variety and you’ll find antiques, glassware, toys, jewelry, books, dolls, purses and much, much more! 9048 East 2nd St, Leighton, AL 35646, (256) 446-5614 www.facebook.com/TheGalaxyFleaMarket.

CALIFORNIA

  • Nov 23 – Dec 23, 2018 – The 36th Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party is back for 2018! Running through Dec 23 this magical event gives you a chance to travel through “the winding lanes of Victorian London and immerse yourself in a world of music halls, theatres, pubs, dance parties, and charming shops overflowing with hand-made holiday treasures. Enticing aromas of roasted chestnuts and hearty foods fill the air. Discover holiday revelry in this lamp-lit city brimming with over 800 lively and colorful characters from the imagination of Charles Dickens, the pages of history, and the sometimes saucy world of the Victorian stage.” 2600 Geneva Ave, Daly City, CA 94014 www.dickensfair.com.
  • The second Sunday of every month is the famous Rose Bowl Flea Market and Market Place with over 2,500 vendors featuring vintage, antique, arts and crafts and new items! This is the ultimate picker’s paradise! 1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103 www.rgcshows.com/Rose-Bowl.
  • The second Sunday of every month in Sacramento is the Sacramento Antique Faire! This outdoor antiques & collectibles market has at least 300 vendors from around Northern California featuring vintage and antique items such as architectural, furniture, jewelry, clothing, lighting and much, much more! GPS address: 2100 X Street, Sacramento, CA www.sacantiquefaire.com.
  • Every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday the San Jose Flea Market is the place to be! With 300-500 vendors during the week and 1,000-1,200 vendors during the weekend (offering jewelry, clothing, collectibles, antique comic books, tools, toys, and much more) along with a vintage carousel, mini-ferris wheel, live music and restaurants this treasure hunt is truly like none other! 1590 Berryessa Rd, San Jose, CA 95133 www.sjfm.com.
  • Every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Beaumont you’ll find The Beaumont Flea Market. The market offers a variety of items (new, antique, and garage sale types of merchandise) so you may have to search through a lot to get to some vintage items but they are there and the quest is half the fun! 1501 E. 6th St, Beaumont, CA, (909) 542-3322 www.rgcshows.com/Beaumont.
  • Every Saturday (with exceptions) is Silverlake Flea. This market offers vintage, home decor, jewelry, vinyls and handmade items just to name a few! 1511 Micheltorena St, Los Angeles, CA 90026 www.silverlakeshop.com.
  • Every Saturday of the month brings us Artists & Fleas LA in Venice! This event features “art, design and vintage merchants!” 1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice, CA 90291 www.artistsandfleas.com.
  • Every Sunday Melrose Trading Post “offers a curated, ever-changing array of arts and crafts, vintage fashion, antique furniture, handcrafted artisan goods and one-of-a-kind treasures!” 7850 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046 www.melrosetradingpost.org.
  • Most Sundays in San Bernardino you’ll find the San Bernardino Outdoor Market and Swapmeet. Over 500 vendors will be selling anything from antiques to new items and everything in between! You may have to search through a lot to find that vintage treasure but the hunt is part of the fun! National Orange Show Events Center, 689 S E St, San Bernardino, CA 92408 www.rgcshows.com/San-Bernardino.


COLORADO

  • Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday in the Old Church Shops (upper level) in downtown Estes Park you’ll find Weaving Demonstrations by the Estes Park Area Weavers Guild! This is a unique opportunity to see a working loom from the 1880s, watch skilled weavers work with giant looms to create fabrics, learn the history of weaving cloth and also try your hand at it if you wish! (970) 586-6555 www.visitestespark.com/events/weaving-demonstrations/4339/.
  • Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Denver you’ll find the Mile High Flea Market…the 80-acre “farmer’s market inside a garage sale inside an amusement park!” Vendors will be featuring anything from antiques and collectibles to new items and everything in between! 7007 E 88th Ave, Henderson, CO 80640 www.milehighfleamarket.com.

CONNECTICUT

  • Saturdays and Sundays year round is the Boulevard Flea Market. Vendors bring such a variety here so you’ll find anything from antiques and collectibles to new items and everything in between! You never know what treasures you’re going to find! 500 E.T. Grasso Blvd, New Haven, CT, (203) 772-1447 www.fleact.com.
  • Saturdays and Sundays year round you’ll find the Maplewood Indoor Flea Market. They claim to be the largest indoor flea market in Connecticut! Who knows what vintage find awaits you? 458 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776, (860) 350-0454 www.facebook.com/MaplewoodIndoorFleaMarket/?rf=121130951271725.
  • Every Sunday rain or shine is the College Mart Flea Market. They boast being one of Connecticut’s largest indoor/outdoor flea markets with over 150 dealers and at least 900 tables! This market has antiques and collectibles, coins, clothing, accessories, toys, games, sporting goods and even food! There’s something for everyone! Slater Mill, 2 Wedgewood Dr, Jewett City, CT, (860) 376-3935 www.collegemartfleamarket.com.

FLORIDA

  • Nov 2018 – End Date Unknown – Downton Abbey: The Exhibition is in West Palm Beach so here’s your chance to get as close as possible to our favorite PBS television show from across the pond! This exhibition “transports you to post-Edwardian England, where the characters and the iconic house come to life. You’ll be immersed in the fascinating social history, culture, and some of the most memorable moments from the show’s six-season run.” City Place, 575 South Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL, (866) 811-4111 www.downtonexhibition.com.
  • Renninger’s Vintage Antique Center Farmer’s & Flea Market is two markets on one 117-acre property that is open every weekend in Mount Dora! They have a couple of large buildings and open air shopping spaces. The vendors range from selling clothing, produce and oddities to high-quality antiques! 20651 US-441, Mount Dora, FL 32757 (352)-383-3141 www.renningers.net/index.php/main-locations/mount-dora/mount-dora-home.

GEORGIA

  • Dec 6-9, 2018 – The second weekend of every month brings us Scott Antique Market in Atlanta. Jonesboro Rd SE, Atlanta, GA, 740-569-4112 www.scottantiquemarket.com.

ILLINOIS

  • Dec 8-9, 2018 – Grayslake Illinois Antique & Vintage Flea Market. This market has a great variety of antiques, collectibles, estate jewelry, vintage clothing, tv/movie memorabilia, mid-century modern, furniture, vintage lighting and decor, shabby chic, old toys, vintage advertising and much, much more! Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E Peterson Rd, Grayslake, IL 60030, (715) 526-9769 www.zurkopromotions.com.


INDIANA

  • Every Wednesday year-round you’ll find the Shipshewana Miscellaneous & Antique Auction in Shipshewana. Six to ten auctioneers will will be simultaneously selling primitives, glassware, furniture, architectural salvage, estate items, as well as many other antiques and collectibles! This is a very exciting event and starts by the sound of the bell at 9:00 a.m. sharp! Be there or be square! Misc. & Antique Auction Building, 345 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565, (260) 768-4129 www.shipshewanatradingplace.com/auctions/misc-antiques/.

KENTUCKY

  • Dec 8-9, 2018 – Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Show is the place to find antiques, collectibles, furniture, architectural salvage and other one-of-a-kind decor! 6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike, Lexington, KY 40515, (859) 255-7309 www.antiqueskentucky.com.

MARYLAND

  • Every Wednesday in Crumpton you’ll find Dixon’s Furniture Auction (or “Crumpton Auction”). This auction company was established in the 1960s and let us tell you…they know what they’re doing! They have multiple auctioneers selling 3-4 auctions simultaneously (and hundreds of items per hour). They move fast! And don’t let the name fool you…it’s not just furniture sold at this auction! The items could be anything from household items to jewelry to small antiques to furniture! Don’t miss it! 2017 Dudley Corners Rd, Crumpton, MD 21628, (410) 928-3006 www.crumptonauctions.com.

NEW JERSEY

  • Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday year round you’ll find the Golden Nugget Antique Flea Market. This market has been around for over 50 years and is the place for all things antiques, collectibles and vintage! There’s such an eclectic mix of items like antique furniture, glassware, vinyls, antique lamps, quilts, vintage clothing, toys, jewelry, home decor and much, much more! 1850 River Rd/Route 29, Lambertville, NJ 08530 www.gnflea.com.

NEW YORK

  • Dec 7-9, 2018 – The 72nd Anniversary It’s A Wonderful Life Festival will be held again this year in Seneca Falls! It will be full of “It’s a Wonderful Life” themed events and is truly a “can’t miss” for fans of the classic James Stewart/Donna Reed movie! Seneca Falls, NY (315) 568-5838 www.wonderfullifemuseum.com.
  • Every Saturday and Sunday year-round (weather permitting) you’ll find the Hell’s Kitchen Flea Market offering a place to shop for antiques and collectibles, vintage clothing, jewelry, home decor, furniture and much, much more! 9th Ave & W 39th St (W 39th St between Ninth Ave & Tenth Ave), New York, NY 10018, (212) 220-0239 www.annexmarkets.com.
  • Every Saturday and Sunday, year-round (weather permitting) you’ll find the Chelsea Flea Market with up to 135 vendors selling all the antiques and collectibles, vintage clothing, jewelry, decor and more that your heart could desire! 28 W 25th St (W. 25th St between Sixth Ave & Broadway), New York, NY 10010, (212) 243-5343 www.annexmarkets.com.
  • Saturdays and Sundays you’ll find Brooklyn Flea set up with top vendors offering a wide range of antiques and collectibles, vintage clothing, furniture, jewelry, art and crafts and more! Check website for dates/locations: www.brooklynflea.com.
  • Every Saturday and Sunday in Williamsburg you’ll find Artists & Fleas! More than 100 sellers every weekend showcase exciting things in “fashion, vintage, art, design and more!” 70 North 7th Brooklyn, Williamsburg, NY www.artistsandfleas.com/williamsburg.

NORTH CAROLINA

  • Every Saturday and Sunday (with exceptions) is the Raleigh Flea Market. There’s something for everyone! 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, (919) 899-3532 www.raleighfleamarket.net.


OHIO

  • Dec 8-9, 2018 – This weekend don’t miss the Springfield Antique Show & Flea Market at the Clark County Fairgrounds for all of your vintage, antique and art needs! (937) 325-0053 www.springfieldantiqueshow.com.

PENNSYLVANIA

  • Every Tuesday in the lobby of the historic Ace Hotel in Pittsburgh join in on some old school Home Games! This is a weekly game night that’s free and open to the public so step away from all of the modern technology and take part in this “knock-down, drag-out evening of board-based gameplay!” 120 S Whitfield, Pittsburgh, PA www.acehotel.com/pittsburgh.

SOUTH CAROLINA

  • Every Thursday through Sunday is the Bonanza Flea Market. This is one of those flea markets that sells the antiques and collectibles we all love in addition to furniture, jewelry, appliances, outdoor equipment and much, much more! There’s a variety of both new and used items so you may need to do a lot of searching to find your vintage treasure but that’s half the fun! 1048 Bonanza Crossing Rd, Manning, SC 29102, (803) 460-0014 www.facebook.com/BonanzaFleaMarket.

TEXAS

  • Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays year round is the Round Top Vintage Market! This market offers over 12,000 square feet of space filled with antiques, collectibles, vintage and more! 1235 North Hwy 237, Round Top, TX 78954, (281) 731-5132 www.facebook.com/roundtopvintagemarket.

VERMONT

  • Every weekend year-round (check website for exceptions) is the Rutland Area Flea Market! This indoor marketplace features not only antiques & collectibles but also work from local artisans and a wide variety of new and used items. There’s something for everyone! 200 West St Rutland, VT 05701 (802) 770-9104 www.facebook.com/rutlandareafleamarket.

WASHINGTON

  • Every Sunday year round is the Fremont Sunday Market, a European-style street market with up to 200 vendors bringing antiques, collectibles, vintage, retro, original fashion, estate sale treasures, world imports, fun junk and one-of-a-kind pieces from artists/designers! In addition they’ll have street food vendors, gourmet food trucks and music to make a day of shopping absolutely blissful! 3401 Evanston Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103 www.fremontmarket.com.
  • Interested in knitting or crocheting? Look no further! Churchmouse Yarns & Teas on Bainbridge Island welcomes all levels with a variety of “open tables,” “drop-in circles,” or full classes! Check schedules on their website for current options. 118 Madrone Ln N, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110, (206) 780-2686 www.churchmouseyarns.com.

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