45th semi-annual HADA Antiques Show & Sale

What: For one weekend only, shopping enthusiasts and antiques aficionados will be able to peruse antiques from the 1750s through Art Deco and Mid-Century Modernism when more than 150 of the world’s finest dealers offer the rare, the unusual, the precious and the bizarre.

When: Friday, February 13, 11 a.m. -7 p.m., Saturday, February 14, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, February 15, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall B

1001 Avenida de las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

Tickets: $10; valid for all three days

Valet Parking available

The Museum of Fine Arts Lecture, its 27 annual, will be held Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009

Presenter: Maureen Cassidy Geiger, an independent scholar and curator of the Arnhold Collection

Subject: “Meissen, a Fragile Diplomacy”

Where: Brown Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet

Times: 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

This event is sponsored by Houston Antiques Dealers Association. The lecture is free and open to the public. Reservations are not required.

More Information: Please visit our website at http://www.hadaantiques.com

Houston Antiques Dealers Association (HADA) one of the oldest organizations of its kind in the nation and founded in 1964 by three local antiques dealers, has used a portion of ticket sales to benefit the Houston antiques community and the community at large by donating to organizations like The Heritage Society, Houston Junior Forum and The Brookwood Community.

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