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Maxwell Street Days caters to bargain hunters

A Cedarburg (Wis.) Volunteer Fire Department tradition for more than 40 years, Maxwell Street Days is a large outdoor sale with more than 800 spaces filled with antiques, collectibles, crafters, produce and rummage plus food, beverages and music.

Pa. dealers launch street fair to promote antiques

Don’t miss this on Saturday. Antiques dealers and enthusiasts in Quakertown, Pa., are banding together Saturday, July 18, to launch a street festival around collecting and enjoying antiques and collectibles.  “Rock the Corners” features food, line dancing and “bargains galore” for collectors and casual buyers. The day long event is scheduled for the corner...

I’ll make that bid!

As many of you know (at least those of you who follow Antique Trader on Twitter and Facebook), editor Eric Bradley and I showed up at the same auction last Saturday. It was a multiple-estate and consignment auction held in Weyauwega, Wis., at the Liebe auction facility. There were crocks galore (some in “barn...

Star of the North will shine soon

Star of the North antique show at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds June 26-28, 2009. The antique show will be held in the Education Building located near the entrance of the fairgrounds. According to their press release: The Star of the North has something to offer for every collector from beginning to advanced.  You will...