Please verify date and time before traveling to any events.
Feb. 1 =
The King’s Ball in Ste. Genevieve,
MO. (always the first
Saturday in February and leap year it is a Queen’s Ball). TIME:
6:00-11:00pm. The annual King’s Ball (or Queen’s Ball on a leap year) is a
French-inspired celebration of music and dancing that has been held in
historic Ste. Genevieve for more than 50 years. Just as in years gone by,
guests of all ages are invited to join in the merriment of the annual
King’s Ball, but in 2020 the ladies have a chance to vie for the charmed
piece of cake and choose their King at the leap year Queen’s Ball.
Everyone is encouraged, but not required, to dress in French Colonial
costume. The musical ensemble will provide instructions in traditional
dance. Guests are welcome to bring a basket of snacks for their
enjoyment, and there will be a cash bar for refreshments. Proceeds from
the King’s Ball benefit the Ste. Genevieve Museum and the Foundation for
Restoration of Ste Genevieve. LOCATION: Ste. Genevieve VFW Hall, 852
Memorial Drive, Ste. Genevieve, MO. COST: Tickets $15/ adults, $10/
students- Tables for 8+ may be reserved by calling 573-883-2099. For more
www.historicstegen.org/ , or call 800-373-7007 or 573-883-7098.
Feb. 1 =
Chocolate Walk in Ste. Genevieve,
Mo. Hours: 10am to 4pm.
Tired of being cooped up all winter? Ready to get out and embrace the new
year? Do you love eating chocolate and shopping? Then this event is for
you! Join us the first Saturday in February for the Chocolate Walk in
Downtown Ste. Genevieve! With the purchase of a ticket you will be able to
sample a delicious chocolate treat at each participating downtown business
and shop Ste. Genevieve's unique downtown district. You must have a ticket
to sample. Only 300 tickets available! Participating merchants will have
numbered signs in front of their business to clearly indicate their
participation in this event. This event is sponsored by Downtown Ste.
Genevieve. LOCATION: Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve. Call 573-883-7990
or 573-883-7097. COST: Tickets $10 in advance/ $20 day of event, if
tickets are available. For more information
Feb. 7, 8 & 9 =
Secondhand Chic Marketplace in St.
Charles, MO. We're only
open on the first full weekend of every month ~ come early for the best
selection! (Friday & Saturday 10-5; Sunday 12-5). We are a unique little
shop specializing in vintage, rustic, farmhouse, chippy, shabby,
industrial, refurbished furniture and home decor items. Our creative
vendors are the best around! They are constantly seeking out unique
treasures that are ready to be loved again and shared with you. Then all
the goods are staged beautifully so we can offer an exciting new
presentation every single month. All this and more at the best prices in
town! Located at 910 North Second St, St. Charles MO, 63301. For more
Feb. 8 =
Polar Bear 5K Poker Run in Ste.
Genevieve, MO. Hours: 7am to 11am. People of all ability levels are encouraged to
participate in the Polar Bear 5K run & try their hand at a game of poker.
Register by January 15 to guarantee a long sleeve T-Shirt. Awards include
trophies for the top overall male and female, and medals for first-third
place in each age group. The participant with the highest poker hand will
receive the PBR Grand Prize! LOCATION: Ste. Genevieve County Community
Center, 21390 Hwy 32, Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670. COST: $20 in advance, $25
after Jan 14, 2020. WEBSITE:
www.sgccc.com for more info and reservations. EMAIL:
573-883-5244 OR 573-883-7097
February Sale ALL
MONTH LONG = Visit the
Antique Mall of Creve Coeur,
1275 Castillon Arcade,
Creve Coeur, MO at Fee Fee & Olive Street Rd., 1 3/4 miles west
of I-270. Discounts throughout the Mall. Open 7 days, hours are Mon.-Sat.
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friendly and
Fun with approx. 250 dealers. Check them out. For more
information call 314-434-6566. For more
Feb. 7 & 8 =
Largest Indoor Yard Sale.
Located at Belle Clair
Fairgrounds, Rt. 13 (just off Rt. 159 & 13),
Belleville, IL. (200 South
Belt East , Belleville, IL 62220) . Bargains, Treasures and Finds! New and
Used merchandise – Everything you can imagine or want for you and your
home. Friday Early Bird : (4pm – 7pm) = $5.00, Saturday : 8am – 2pm.
Admission = FREE, Free Parking – Handicapped Accessible. Vendor Space:
$38.00 per 8ft. table – 2 Tables: $50.00 – 3 Tables: 70.00, 3 Table Wall
Unit With Panel: $75.00. For more information visit
http://bcfairgrounds.net or call 618-233-0052.
Feb. 7, 8 & 9 =
Gateway Mid America Toy Show
at Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel, 191 Westport Plaza Dr.,
St. Louis, MO.
Admission is charged. The Gateway Mid-America Toy Show is known worldwide
for its farm toy auction, farm layouts and scratch-built toys. Collectors
from all corners the U.S.A gather to buy and sell thousands of quality
farm toys. The show is hosted by Roy Lee Baker, a member of the National
Farm Toy Hall of Fame, and Faye Baker Knoche. Roy Lee shared what most
collectors say is their favorite part of this annual event, “We enjoy
seeing the people every year.” This family friendly event will begin with
exhibitor spaces and room trading opening Friday February 7th at 10:00
a.m. in the morning and will remain open until 6:00 p.m. Thousands of farm
toys will be set up in 150 hotel rooms along with 150 exhibitor tables.
Trading rooms #101-#350 have the option to remain open after 6:00 p.m. for
after-hours room trading. This is a time when friendships are forged, and
bargains are found! “We have 150 trading rooms and probably 150 exhibitor
tables in the 18,500 square feet of floor space in the Versailles
Ballroom, Matterhorn, St. Moritz, Bern, Alpine, Lugano and Zermatt board
rooms.“We take up the entire hotel,” Roy Lee said. Saturday February 8th
is the Farm Toy Consignment Auction with Lester Crandall of Central
Illinois Auctions, and Dennis Aumann auctioning in the 5,040 square feet
Zurich Ballroom. The auction features over 450+ collectible farm toys and
related merchandise for sale. Item viewing begins at 7:00 a.m. The auction
begins at 9:00 a.m. and typically runs until 4:00 p.m. Exhibitor tables
and room trading open from 7 a.m. till 6 p.m. Room trading optional to??.
Saturday is also the day of both the Model Contest and Farm Layout
Contest. “We have our model show all day long on Saturday. People
bring barns, farm scenes and make their own toys. There are a variety of
high quality 1/64th thru 1/8th scale models crafted by some of the
nation’s most talented and innovative craftsman on display for your
enjoyment.” Roy Lee added. The show continues Sunday February 9th and is
open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For more information visit
Feb. 15 & 16 = The
Belleville Flea Market in Belleville, Illinois is the
third full weekend of every month, year
round. The Flea Market is Southern Illinois’ Premier Indoor & Outdoor
(weather permitting) Market. With over 600 tables and 300-400 vendors, we
get a wide range of antiques, collectibles, merchandise to see to the
public. Indoor/ Outdoor Year Round. Parking : $3.00 – Handicapped
Accessible. Admission : FREE. The flea market is the 3rd full weekend of
every month January through December. The flea market is located at Belle
Clair Fairgrounds, Rt. 13 (just off Rt. 159 & 13), Belleville, IL. (200
South Belt East , Belleville, IL 62220) . The Belleville Flea Market is
open to the public 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. on Saturday and 9:00 A.M. to 3:00
P.M. on Sunday. For more information visit
http://bcfairgrounds.net or call 618-233-0052
Feb. 16 =
Sunday Market Antiques in
100 antique, collectibles and crafts vendors. Located at the Interstate
Center West Expo, 2301 West Market Street, Bloomington, Il. Exit 160 from
I-55 & I-74 - Route 9 West. Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is $6,
(13 and under free), No pets, held rain or shine, FREE Parking, food
available. For more information visit
17 = President's Day Sale at 4
President's Day Sale from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at four different
antique malls. Visit Warson Woods Antique Gallery, 10091 Manchester, St.
Louis, MO 63122, 314-909-0123, or South County Antique Mall, 13208 Tesson
Ferry Rd., St. Louis, MO 63128, 314-842-5566 or St. Charles Antique Mall,
1 Charlestowne Plaza, St. Charles, MO 63303, 636-939-4178 or St. Clair
Antique Mall, 315 Salem Place, Fairview Heights, MO 62208, 618-628-1650.
Feb. 28 =
Fourth Friday Art Walk in Ste.
Genevieve, MO. Hours: 6pm
to 9pm. On the fourth Friday of the month, participating shops and
galleries extend their hours into the evening and provide a festive
atmosphere for a stroll through downtown to view the artwork and
creativity on display in local galleries, shops and restaurants. This
event is sponsored by Gallery Association of Sainte Genevieve. For more
www.VisitSteGen.com LOCATION: Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve, MO.
COST: Free. Phone: 800-373-7007 or 573-883-7097. WEBSITE:
APPRAISAL SCHOOL HAS ONLINE E-COURSE.
The Asheford Institute of Antiques, a professional-level distance learning
program on antiques, collectibles, and appraising, turned fifty in 2016,
marking a milestone in antiques and appraising education, as the longest
running Institute of its kind. For more information about the school’s
antiques and appraisal program and online e-Course, they can be contacted
at: (877) 444-4508 or visit their web site at;
www.asheford.com, mention Dept. 275MW89. You can also write to them
at; the Asheford Institute of Antiques 981 Harbor Blvd., Suite 3, Dept.
275MW89 Destin, FL 32541-2525
Check with all shops for Winter
The Hill Antique
Market, 4923 Daggett Ave.,
St. Louis, MO 63110. For more information visit
Over 40,000 square feet of
space modeled after New York City! Manhattan Antique Marketplace, also
known as MAM (pronounced like ma’am), will be a one-stop shopping
destination experience for all ages. Comprised of an antique mall, special
events space, artist workshop, café, and microbrewery, MAM is more than
just a mall…it’s a city! Located at 10431 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann,
MO 63074. For more information contact Lindsey Richert, T:
(314)437-9414 or visit
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
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!
Visit the Historic
French Colonial District in 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. A delightful array of shops,
art galleries, charming boutiques and a tempting selection of restaurants
will keep travelers busy and well-nourished as they explore the town’s
National Historic Landmark District
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
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.
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
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.
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. 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.