Baltimore summer antiques show features hundreds of dealers

Art and antique aficionados from across the country and around the world will celebrate the final days of summer at the 28th annual Baltimore Summer Antiques Show, Aug. 28-31 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Guests will have the unique opportunity to view and purchase from the collections of more than 550 international dealers drawn from the United States, Canada, France, Italy, and England all in one place, all at one time. Showcased collections of fine art, jewelry, silver, porcelain, American folk art, decorative accessories, furniture, glass, textiles and more ranging from the antiquities to the 20th century will line aisle after aisle at the largest summer antiques show in the nation. The show also includes a 60-dealer Antiquarian Book Fair offering rare books, first editions, fine manuscripts, autographs, and unusual bibliographical material.

Adding to the event’s cultural experience, the Baltimore Summer Antiques Show will once again present an educational lecture series that is free to the public as well as show attendees. The lecture series, which debuted in 2007, includes presentations on a wide variety of topics by respected dealers and industry experts.

The incredible diversity of dealers combined with the solid quality of items as well as educational programming make the Baltimore show a significant event for guests and exhibitors alike.

WHAT:
28th Annual Baltimore Summer Antiques Show

WHEN:

Thursday, Aug. 28-Sunday, Aug. 31

HOURS:

Thursday, Aug. 28    Noon-8 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 29    11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 30    11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 31    11 a.m.-6 p.m.

WHERE:

Baltimore Convention Center
Downtown at the Baltimore Inner Harbor
One West Pratt Street
Two Main Entrances:
West Pratt Street Lobby
Charles Street Lobby

ADMISSION:

Tickets: $12, good for all show days

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Call the Palm Beach Show Group at 561-822-5440 or visit www.baltimoresummerantiques.com.

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