Take a break and play with some toys

Make plans to visit this show in Dover, Del., on July 26. Toy shows like this are a great out-of-mall experience. They bring back great memories or introduce you to something you never knew you wanted.

The Delaware Antique and Collectible Extravaganza will transform Spence’s Bazaar, 550 S. New Street, Dover, Del., into what’s being billed as Delaware’s largest free outdoor antique and collectible show. 

Managed by promoters Toyshows.org, the show attracts antique and collectible dealers from the east coast who sell a wide variety of merchandise. Vintage furnishings, artifacts, jewelry, porcelain, ephemera, glassware, advertising collectible’s and toys will be featured.

Admission is free. Show hours 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sales are prohibited before the 9 a.m. opening Rain date is scheduled for Aug. 2. For more information on attending or participating in the show, go to our web site, Toyshows.org  or call 856-302-3606.

As always, Antique Trader urges attendees to contact the promoter before traveling extreme distances.