“You’re going to find a mix of both antiques and collectables here,” said one shopper to a friend as they walked into the June 8 LaPorte Antique Show at the county fairgrounds at LaPorte, Ind.
At the Chicagoland Antique Advertising, Slot Machine and Juke Box Show in St. Charles, Ill., on April 4, hundreds of dealers and shoppers swarmed into the parking lot at Pheasant Run Resort as early as 4 a.m.
While the thermometer hovered around zero in the Northern states, shoppers and vendors alike enjoyed shirtsleeve weather for most of the Renningers Antique Extravaganza at Mt. Dora, just north of Orlando, Jan.18-20, 2008.
Once again, foreign buyers rubbed elbows with American collectors attending the huge semi-annual Chicagoland Antique Advertising, Slot Machine and Juke Box Show in St. Charles, Ill., Nov. 10-12.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. – Weather more like July than October greeted shoppers and dealers alike for the Oct. 6-7 monthly Kane County Antique and Flea Market, 35 miles west of Chicago.
Weather dampens Sandwich market
Centreville Sunday shows under way
Memorial Day weekend antiques in the Midwest
If you love vintage advertising, coin-operated machines, and jukeboxes, the place to have been March 31-April 2 was Pheasant Run Resort, 35 miles west of Chicago.