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June 22-25 = Annual Galesburg Illinois Railroad Days. The presence of exceptional rail facilities has greatly influenced Galesburg's development as a commercial and industrial center in Western Illinois. Galesburg salutes the railroad's contribution during the annual Galesburg Railroad Days celebration that is held the fourth weekend of June. Events include: Galesburg Jaycees Rib Cook-Off, OAKS Flea Market & Dinner, Galesburg Railroad Museum exhibits, On-Track Displays, Railyard Bus Tour, Galesburg Historical Society Flea Market, Model Train & Railroadiana Show, Antique Tractor Display, Military Vehicle Display, Toy Show at Carl Sandburg College, Carnival, Street Fair and Much More. Whether you're a railroad enthusiast or looking for events for the entire family, you will find it at Galesburg Railroad Days. Download a complete event brochure at www.galesburgrailroaddays.org.

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Visit Southern Memories and Cottage Rose Tea Room. They are located on Old Highway 34 in Patterson, Missouri. Hours are for the shop: Wed.-Sat. 10am to 5pm and for the Tea Room: Wed.-Sat. 11am to 3pm. T Visitors may find anything from rustic farmhouse to vintage styled home decor; with antique furniture, southern relics, and specialty clothing & jewelry items.  For more information call 573-856-4131 or visit www.SouthernMemories.com
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June 22-25 = Annual Galesburg Illinois Railroad Days. The presence of exceptional rail facilities has greatly influenced Galesburg's development as a commercial and industrial center in Western Illinois. Galesburg salutes the railroad's contribution during the annual Galesburg Railroad Days celebration that is held the fourth weekend of June. Events include: Galesburg Jaycees Rib Cook-Off, OAKS Flea Market & Dinner, Galesburg Railroad Museum exhibits, On-Track Displays, Railyard Bus Tour, Galesburg Historical Society Flea Market, Model Train & Railroadiana Show, Antique Tractor Display, Military Vehicle Display, Toy Show at Carl Sandburg College, Carnival, Street Fair and Much More. Whether you're a railroad enthusiast or looking for events for the entire family, you will find it at Galesburg Railroad Days. Download a complete event brochure at www.galesburgrailroaddays.org. Click here for more information and a map.


June 23 = Fourth Friday Art Walk. Where: Historic District, Ste. Genevieve, MO . Bring your friends and enjoy a leisurely stroll among the shops, restaurants, and art galleries of downtown Ste. Genevieve. During 4th Friday Art Walks, Ste. Genevieve art galleries offer visitors the opportunity to view the works of local and regional artists displaying a variety of art forms. Many businesses in the Historic District participate by extending their store hours during the Fourth Friday Art Walk. Start your tour at the Welcome Center where you can view two important art collections and pick up a map to the participating downtown shops and galleries. Refreshments may be served at various locations. This event is sponsored by the Ste. Genevieve Downtown Renewal Project. For more information call 800-373-7007 www.VisitSteGen.com

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June = Bittersweet and Barbed Wire Antique & Vintage Mall is a new place to treasure hunt!! We are in Crystal City, MO which is located in Jefferson County Mo. The city lies along the Mississippi River and is about 30 minutes south of St Louis. Located at 2292 N Truman Blvd, Crystal City, MO 63019, (in the old Crystal City Cyclery building). Open everyday 10am-5 pm. If you are a dealer and would like to be a vendor, Contact us! Our goal is to present a unique shopping experience by offering vintage and antique items. For more information call 636-638-2333 or visit us at www.facebook.com/BittersweetandBarbedWire

June
= Visit Southern Memories and Cottage Rose Tea Room. They are located on Old Highway 34 in Patterson, Missouri. Hours are for the shop: Wed.-Sat. 10am to 5pm and for the Tea Room: Wed.-Sat. 11am to 3pm. They are closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Visitors may find anything from rustic farmhouse to vintage styled home decor; with antique furniture, southern relics, and specialty clothing & jewelry items located throughout the shop. Vendors are always changing and restocking their booths, so we recommend shopping often - you don't want to miss anything. For more information call 573-856-4131 or visit www.SouthernMemories.com

June = Visit Time Machine Antique Mall, 190 Mid Rivers Center, St. Peters, MO 63376. We're on Facebook too! For more information call 636-970-0190. Hours are Mon - Sat - 10 - 7,Sun - 11 - 6. Visit us at www.timemachineam.com.  Our quality sellers offer all kinds of cool antiques, collectibles, re-purposed, and vintage items to the public. We sell on consignment too!
 

June = Visit the Historic French Colonial Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. Only an hour from St. Louis, Missouri this historic town has shopping, dining and fun events. Visit www.visitstegen.com  Scenic and charming Ste. Genevieve is Missouri's oldest town. Discover rare French Colonial architecture, enjoy the ambience of the downtown shops and tour internationally recognized Historic Homes. Extend your stay to explore the award-winning restaurants, wineries, and microbreweries of the region.


June= Visit Pocahontas Antiques, 311 West Johnson Street in Pocahontas, Illinois. Hours are Tues - Saturday 10am to 6pm and Sunday 11-5, closed Mondays. For more information call 618-669-2969. Click here for more information and a map.

June = Visit St. Clair Antique Mall in Fairview Heights, IL. Antiques, vintage, collectibles and much more. Open daily 10-6. Located at 315 Salem Place, Fairview Heights, IL. For more information call 618-628-1650. www.missouriantiquemalls.com 

June = Visit the General Grant Antique & Décor Mall. Dealer Space Available. Located at 8400 Watson Rd. (formerly the Farmer’s Market), General Grant Shopping Center, Marlborough(St. Louis), MO 63119. For more information 314-843-3535. Click here for more information and a map.

June = Visit the Chesterfield Antique Mall, 16635 Old Chesterfield Rd., Chesterfield, MO (636-778-0931). Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sun. 11 - 5 p.m. We are proud to present our customers with a large variety of unique, antique, boutique and vintage items. Our store is full of talented vendors displaying their items that they have either found, refurbished, upcycled or just added their own personal touches to. When you visit, you'll find a nice collection of antiques, painted furniture, home decor, jewelry, bath and body items, etc... Our goal is to give our customers the opportunity to find a nice mix of both old and new items and ultimately find their own hidden treasure! Click here for more information and a map.

June = Visit The Green Shag Market. Located at 5733 Manchester Rd., St. Louis, MO 63110. For more information call 314-646-8687. Check out the store that was voted Best Vintage Store of 2013 by the Riverfront Times. Click here for more information and a map.

June = The Antique Barn would like to welcome everyone to their antique mall located at 1108 East Veterans Memorial Parkway in Truesdale. Mo. Exit 193 on Interstate 70 about an hour west of St. Louis. The 12,000 square foot building has plenty of room for expansion, renting space to vendors and taking consignments. Open 7 days a week from 10am to 6pm. For more information call 636-357-2707. Our goal is to make a trip to the Antique Barn an informative and satisfying visit, hopefully while making a purchase as well. In the near future we will be erecting an 1850’s Log Cabin inside our building to use as a centerpiece for the display of primitives and to use for special occasions. Stop by the barn and check out our eclectic collection. If we don’t have it we will try to find it. Happy travels and keep collecting. Click here for more information and a map.

June = Asheford Institute of Antiques Offers online E-course. While not quite considered an “antique” just yet, the Asheford Institute of Antiques, a professional-level distance learning program on antiques, collectibles, and appraising, turned fifty this past week, marking a milestone in antiques and appraising education, as the longest running Institute of its kind. Although the school premiered its home-study program to the antique world in late 1965, it didn’t officially open its doors to students until 1966. For more information about the schools antiques and appraisal program and new online e-Course, they can be contacted at: (877) 444-4508 or visit their web site at; www.asheford.com , mention Dept.275MW73. You can also write to them at; the Asheford Institute of Antiques 981 Harbor Blvd., Suite 3, Dept. 275MW73, Destin, FL 32541-2525. Click here for more information.


 

 

 
July 4 = Fourth of July Freedom Celebration in Ste. Genevieve, MO. At noon there will be a traditional celebration with Church bell ringing, Pledge of Allegiance, patriotic speeches, and music, as well as an honor salute by various local organizations. That evening the Muny Band will perform patriotic music, and at dusk Fireworks will explode at dusk in Ste. Genevieve’s Pere Marquette Park, TIME: 12pm- 1pm: Patriotic 4th Dusk: Fireworks, LOCATION: Courthouse Square for Patriotic 4th
Pere Marquette Park for Fireworks, COST: Free. WEBSITE: www.visitstegen.com.  PHONE: 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097


July 4 to July 8 = Willow Creek Antiques Celebrates 36th Anniversary. Plan a scenic drive to Washington, Missouri and visit Willow Creek Antiques. Open Tuesday through Saturday for the Anniversary Sale. Store is regularly closed Monday and Tuesday. Open Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Enjoy a big 20% off sale. They will be serving refreshments. There will also be a drawing for a handmade rag rug. Willow Creek Antiques is in a 160 year-old post and beam log barn located on a homesteaded 1840 farm. The farm is nestled in a picturesque valley. With more than 6,000 sq. ft. of show space, the barn is full of furniture, glassware, tools, linens, primitives, dishes, pictures, kitchen utensils, boxes, tins, crocks, lamps, toys, rockers, tables, jewelry, depression glass and much more! Located at 100 Willow Creek, Washington, Mo. Take hwy 47, 4 miles south of Washington Mo then right on Clearview Rd. for 1/2 mile, look for the sign on the right. For more information call 636-583-5247 or willowcreekantique@att.net .
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July 7, 8 & 9 = Summer Sale at St. Clair Antique Mall. For more information call 618-628-1650. Located at 315 Salem Place, Fairview Heights, IL, 62208. Shop extensive displays of antiques, vintage collectibles, and primitives in Fairview Heights, IL. More than 200 antiques dealers sell crock ware, vintage glassware, furniture, and so much more! Over 20,000 square feet, 150 display booths, 75 showcases. www.missouriantiquemalls.com

July 7-28 (Friday Nights) = Summer Music Series on Friday Nights in Ste. Genevieve, MO. For more information call 800-373-7007 or visit www.VisitSteGen.com.

July = New online E-course in antique appraising. While not quite considered an “antique” just yet, the Asheford Institute of Antiques, a professional-level distance learning program on antiques, collectibles, and appraising, turned fifty this past week, marking a milestone in antiques and appraising education, as the longest running Institute of its kind. Although the school premiered its home-study program to the antique world in late 1965, it didn’t officially open its doors to students until 1966. For more information about the schools antiques and appraisal program and new online e-Course, they can be contacted at: (877) 444-4508 or visit their web site at; www.asheford.com,  mention Dept.275MW74. You can also write to them at; the Asheford Institute of Antiques 981 Harbor Blvd., Suite 3, Dept. 275MW74, Destin, FL 32541-2525

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July 12 = Moonlight Madness. TIME: 6pm- 9pm. Participating businesses will be open “afterhours”. They will be offering discounts or running specials. It’s up to each business to decide what they would like to offer. Pajamas are encouraged and they usually mean an extra discount. A once a year “after hours” shopping extravaganza! LOCATION: Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve, MO. COST: Free. This EVENT is sponsored by the Ste. Genevieve Downtown Renewal Project. www.VisitSteGen.com.


July 14-16 = Ste. Genevieve, Missouri County Fair. TIME: All Day. The fair includes a parade, livestock shows, demolition derby, horse show, truck pulls, tractor pulls, queen contest, 4-H and FFA exhibits and live music on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. There is a lot to see and do for adults and children all weekend with plenty of good food and entertainment. For more information, visit www.VisitSteGen.com LOCATION: Ste. Genevieve’s County Fair Grounds. COST: Free


July 15 = St. Charles Antique Mall Sizzlin Summer Sale. Come in, cool off, and grab some great bargains! Discounts with participating dealers. Antiques, Collectibles and Vintage. Located a 3004 West St. Peters Pkwy, Ste. U, St. Charles, MO 63303. For more information call 636-939-4178. St. Charles Antique Mall has been voted #1 Antique Mall in St. Charles County since opening in 1994. This store has a large variety of antique, vintage and collectible merchandise at affordable prices. Our 200-plus dealers offer quality antique furniture, household items, sports collectibles and so much more! Our staff is dedicated to customer satisfaction and a great shopping experience. www.missouriantiquemalls.com


July 16 = Third Sunday Market. A Bloomington, Illinois tradition since 1988, the indoor/outdoor sale features more than 450 top dealers, representing 17 states. Whether you're looking for the finest in antique furniture, americana, folk art, vintage advertising, sport memorabilia, or antique linens & clothing you're likely to find it here. For more information visit www.thirdsundaymarket.com. Admission is $6, ages 13 and under are Free. Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Food, No Pets. Rain or Shine. Free Parking. Located at the Interstate Center , 2301 West Market Street, Bloomington, IL. The facility is located one mile west of I55 and I74 at exit 160B (on Rt. 9W).

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July 22 & 23 = American Artisans Show and Sale at ASL Pewter Foundry in Ste. Genevieve, MO. It will feature museum quality reproductions and folk art including redware pottery, fraktur, wood carving, scrimshaw, penny rugs and applique, tin cookie cutters and bird house, handcrafted pewter. Hours are Saturday 9:30-5pm, and Sunday 9:30-5pm. The show is located at ASL Pewter Foundry, 183 South Third St., Ste. Genevieve, MO. For more information visit www.aslpewter.com  or call 573-883-2095.


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July 28 = Fourth Friday Art Walk. Where: Historic District, Ste. Genevieve, MO  Bring your friends and enjoy a leisurely stroll among the shops, restaurants, and art galleries of downtown Ste. Genevieve. During 4th Friday Art Walks, Ste. Genevieve art galleries offer visitors the opportunity to view the works of local and regional artists displaying a variety of art forms. Many businesses in the Historic District participate by extending their store hours during the Fourth Friday Art Walk. Start your tour at the Welcome Center where you can view two important art collections and pick up a map to the participating downtown shops and galleries. Refreshments may be served at various locations. This event is sponsored by the Ste. Genevieve Downtown Renewal Project. For more information call 800-373-7007 www.VisitSteGen.com
 

July = For Sale Fire Toys and Fire Museum in St. Louis area. Large collection, one-of-a-kind antiques, from 1800. Many rare Fire Fighting items and memorabilia. Over 3,000 items. 30 large display cases, etc. Good investment and money maker. For more information call 314-920-9210.


July = Bittersweet and Barbed Wire Antique & Vintage Mall, the new place to treasure hunt!! We are in Crystal City which is located in Jefferson County Mo. The city lies along the Mississippi River and is about 30 minutes south of St Louis. Just take interstate 55 south to the Herculaneum exit make a left , go about a half of a mile and then make a right onto Highway 61/67 (Truman Blvd. ). Our address is 2292 N Truman Blvd, Crystal City, MO 63019, (in the old Crystal City Cyclery building). Open everyday 10am-5 pm. If you are a dealer and would like to be a vendor, Contact us! For more information call 636-638-2333 or visit us at www.facebook.com/BittersweetandBarbedWire.


July = Visit East Main in Historic Washington, Missouri. Located at 101 East Main in Washington, Mo. Open Tues. thru Sat. 10-5 and Sunday Noon to 5. For more information call 636-390-0115.


July = Visit Time Machine Antique Mall, 190 Mid Rivers Center, St. Peters, MO 63376, 1/3 mile south of I-70 on Mid Rivers Mall Dr. We’re on Facebook too! For more information call 636-970-0190. Hours are Mon. thru Sat. 10am-7pm, Sunday 11-6. Visit us at www.timemachineam.com.  Our quality dealers offer all kinds of cool antiques, collectibles, re-purposed, and vintage items to the public. We sell on consignment too!


July = Visit the Historic French Colonial Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. Only an hour from St. Louis, Missouri this historic town has shopping, dining and fun events. Visit www.visitstegen.com  Scenic and charming Ste. Genevieve is Missouri's oldest town. Discover rare French Colonial architecture, enjoy the ambience of the downtown shops and tour internationally recognized Historic Homes. Extend your stay to explore the award-winning restaurants, wineries, and microbreweries of the region.


July = Visit Pocahontas Antiques, 311 West Johnson Street in Pocahontas, Illinois. Hours are Tues - Saturday 10am to 6pm and Sunday 11-5, closed Mondays. For more information call 618--669-2969.


July = Visit St. Clair Antique Mall in Fairview Heights, IL. Antiques, vintage, collectibles and much more. Open daily 10-6. Located at 315 Salem Place, Fairview Heights, IL. For more information call 618-628-1650.


July = Visit the General Grant Antique & Décor Mall. Dealer Space Available. Located at 8400 Watson Rd. (formerly the Farmer’s Market), General Grant Shopping Center, Marlborough(St. Louis), MO 63119. For more information 314-843-3535.


July = Visit the Chesterfield Antique Mall, 16635 Old Chesterfield Rd., Chesterfield, MO (636-778-0931). Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sun. 11 - 5 p.m. We are proud to present our customers with a large variety of unique, antique, boutique and vintage items. Our store is full of talented vendors displaying their items that they have either found, refurbished, upcycled or just added their own personal touches to. When you visit, you'll find a nice collection of antiques, painted furniture, home decor, jewelry, bath and body items, etc... Our goal is to give our customers the opportunity to find a nice mix of both old and new items and ultimately find their own hidden treasure!


July = Visit The Green Shag Market. Located at 5733 Manchester Rd., St. Louis, MO 63110. For more information call 314-646-8687. Check out the store that was voted Best Vintage Store of 2013 by the Riverfront Times.


July = The Antique Barn would like to welcome everyone to their antique mall located at 1108 East Veterans Memorial Parkway in Truesdale. Mo. Exit 193 on Interstate 70 about an hour west of St. Louis. The 12,000 square foot building has plenty of room for expansion, renting space to vendors and taking consignments. Open 7 days a week from 10am to 6pm. For more information call 636-456-0811. Our goal is to make a trip to the Antique Barn an informative and satisfying visit, hopefully while making a purchase as well. In the near future we will be erecting an 1850’s Log Cabin inside our building to use as a centerpiece for the display of primitives and to use for special occasions. Stop by the barn and check out our eclectic collection. If we don’t have it we will try to find it. Happy travels and keep collecting.

 

            

August - partial listing
 
Aug. 11 & 12 = Annual International Antique Lamp Show and Sale. Held at Holiday Inn Executive Center, 2200 I-70 Drive Southwest, Columbia, MO 65203. Friday hours: 2 P.M. to 5:30 P.M., Saturday hours: 9 A.M. to 3 P.M. The International Light Show and Sale is the largest display of antique lighting in the world - featuring lighting products manufactured from 1870 to 1940 (and others). This year over 100 tables will be displaying Victorian hanging lamps, student lamps, GWTW (Gone With The Wind) lamps, table lamps, wall lamps, bracket lamps--lamps of all kinds including the world famous Aladdin kerosene and electric lamps! Plus shades and parts galore! Several antique lighting clubs will be present as well as Dealers from U.S., Canada, Australia and England. Come See, Join, Learn, Enjoy and Buy! Admission is $5. For more information call 573-581-8653. http://aladdincollectors.org/lampshow.php
 

Aug. 12 & 13 = Jour de Fete in Ste. Genevieve, MO. Hours: Sat, 10 am – 6 pm; Sun, 9 am – 4 pm. Where: Historic District, Ste. Genevieve, MO. Featuring over 100 arts and crafts booths, plus hands-on exhibits and special attractions, Ste. Genevieve’s annual Jour de Fete celebration is the premier arts and crafts fair in the Midwest and a weekend you don’t want to miss. As the first European settlement in Missouri, Ste. Genevieve has long been home to talented artisans and craftsmen and its French Colonial atmosphere provides a perfect setting for this annual event. Admission: Free. For more information call 800-373-7007 or visit www.VisitSteGen.com  for a complete schedule visit http://saintegenevievejourdefete.com/wordpress/
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Aug. 20 = Third Sunday Market. A Bloomington, Illinois tradition since 1988, the indoor/outdoor sale features more than 450 top dealers, representing 17 states. Whether you're looking for the finest in antique furniture, americana, folk art, vintage advertising, sport memorabilia, or antique linens & clothing you're likely to find it here. For more information visit www.thirdsundaymarket.com.  Admission is $6, ages 13 and under are Free. Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Food, No Pets. Rain or Shine. Free Parking. Located at the Interstate Center , 2301 West Market Street, Bloomington, IL. The facility is located one mile west of I55 and I74 at exit 160B (on Rt. 9W).
 

 

  

September - partial listing
 

Sept. 2 & 3 = WHS Band Parents Annual Flea Market in Waterloo, Illinois. Located at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, 4177 State Rt. 156, Waterloo, Il. Find antiques, collectibles, furniture, household items, crafts and much more. Hours are Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Spaces are available, 10' x 12' indoors and 20' x 10' outdoors. For more information email: delaine56@gmail.com or call 618-570-8362. Click here for more information and a map.
 

 

                        


        

 

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