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July 21 & 22 = Traditional Artisans Showcase and Sale. For more information visit www.visitstegen.com or call 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097. TIME: 9:30am - 5:00pm. This traditional art show and sale features artisans from the Midwest who have been selected by Early American Life Magazine as the best in their fields.  These artists and fine crafters will display and sell their work and happily educate the public on the traditional way “what they do” is made and was used. LOCATION: 138 South 3rdStreet. COST: Free

 

 

 

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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!
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July


July 21 & 22 = Traditional Artisans Showcase and Sale. For more information visit www.visitstegen.com or call 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097. TIME: 9:30am - 5:00pm. This traditional art show and sale features artisans from the Midwest who have been selected by Early American Life Magazine as the best in their fields.  These artists and fine crafters will display and sell their work and happily educate the public on the traditional way “what they do” is made and was used. LOCATION: 138 South 3rdStreet. COST: Free

July 21 & 22 = 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.

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July 27 = Fourth Friday Art Walk in Ste. Genvevieve, MO. TIME: 6pm – 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.  Each month features a different theme. This event is sponsored by Downtown Ste. Genevieve. LOCATION: Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve. COST: Free . WEBSITE:   www.visitstegen.com or PHONE: 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097

July = ANTIQUE & 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 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. 275MW81. You can also write to them at; the Asheford Institute of Antiques 981 Harbor Blvd., Suite 3, Dept. 275MW81, Destin, FL 32541-2525

 

August

August 3,4 & 5 = 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 information visit www.secondhandchicmarketplace.com

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Aug. 11 & 12 = Jour de Fete Celebration in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. Hours are Saturday 10am - 6pm; Sunday 9am - 4pm. Ste. Genevieve, Missouri has been welcoming travelers, traders and artists for more than 275 years. You can join in the fun and shop for treasures at the annual Jour de Fete arts and crafts festival. With over 250 arts and crafts booths, plus hands-on exhibits and special attractions, Ste. Genevieve’s annual Jour de Fete celebration has been described as “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, the French Colonial setting of Ste. Genevieve provides a perfect setting for this annual event. For more information, visit www.visitstegen.com or www.stegenevievejourdefete.com. Located in the Historic District in downtown Ste. Genevieve, approximately 1 hour from St. Louis on I-55 South. COST: Free. PHONE:800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097

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August 18 & 19 = 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  call 618-233-0052.

August 19 = 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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Aug. 24 = Fourth Friday Art Walk in Ste. Genvevieve, MO. TIME: 6pm – 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.  Each month features a different theme. This event is sponsored by Downtown Ste. Genevieve. LOCATION: Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve. COST: Free . WEBSITE:   www.visitstegen.com or PHONE: 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097

Aug. 24, 25 & 26 = The Kirchenfest MEGA Flea Market in Highland, IL is a once a year event not to be missed. Featuring a collection of over 40,000 items that includes antiques and collectibles, vintage and modern furniture, lamps, jewelry, dishes and glassware, toys, bicycles, tools, seasonal items and a broad range of household goods. Hours are Friday, 6PM-9PM – admission $5. Saturday, 9AM-6PM – admission Free. Sunday 11AM-3PM Bag Sale Admission $3, Includes one bag, additional bags available at $3 each and there is special pricing on large items. MEGA Flea Market is held in the St. Paul Catholic Church parish gymnasium and surrounding area located at 1412 9th Street, Highland Illinois. For more information please visit www.kirchenfest.com  or call 618-654-2339

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Aug. 31 & Sept. 1 = 43rd Annual St. Louis Gateway Postcard Show. 25+ dealers. Free Parking. Free Appraisals. Drawings for $10 shopping vouchers. Food available on site. Located at the VFW Hall, 1234 Vandalia Street (Hwy. 159) in Collinsville, IL, 15 minutes from the Arch. Easily accessible from Interstates 270, 70, 55 & 64. Hours: Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information call 618-531-4189.We are proud of the reputation that our show has achieved. It is considered one of the top shows in the mid-west and we consistently have a waiting list of dealers wanting to set up. The Gateway show is one of the few that offers free admission plus free parking, free appraisals, and daily attendance prizes. There is also delicious food available on site. There is an excellent mix of friendly dealers to accommodate your desires whether you are a veteran collector, a beginner, or just someone who wants to know about our great post card hobby. With the thousands of post cards that will be available, you are sure to find something to your liking in all price ranges, whether it be a topic, holiday greetings, state view, real photo or foreign card. For the past decade, our show has been under the superb leadership of Tom and Pat Snyder, who with the assistance of several Gateway Club members, have made our shows a huge success. If you have questions or need more information about the show or club, please contact Tom at 618-531-4189 or by e-mail at the.snyders@charter.net.

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Aug.= 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.


Aug.  = 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!


Aug.  = 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.


Aug.  = 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.


Aug.  = 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.


Aug.  = 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.


Aug. = 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!


Aug. = 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.


Aug. = 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.

 

 

September - partial listing, check back for more events

Aug. 31 & Sept. 1 = 43rd Annual St. Louis Gateway Postcard Show. 25+ dealers. Free Parking. Free Appraisals. Drawings for $10 shopping vouchers. Food available on site. Located at the VFW Hall, 1234 Vandalia Street (Hwy. 159) in Collinsville, IL, 15 minutes from the Arch. Easily accessible from Interstates 270, 70, 55 & 64. Hours: Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information call 618-531-4189.We are proud of the reputation that our show has achieved. It is considered one of the top shows in the mid-west and we consistently have a waiting list of dealers wanting to set up. The Gateway show is one of the few that offers free admission plus free parking, free appraisals, and daily attendance prizes. There is also delicious food available on site. There is an excellent mix of friendly dealers to accommodate your desires whether you are a veteran collector, a beginner, or just someone who wants to know about our great post card hobby. With the thousands of post cards that will be available, you are sure to find something to your liking in all price ranges, whether it be a topic, holiday greetings, state view, real photo or foreign card. For the past decade, our show has been under the superb leadership of Tom and Pat Snyder, who with the assistance of several Gateway Club members, have made our shows a huge success. If you have questions or need more information about the show or club, please contact Tom at 618-531-4189 or by e-mail at the.snyders@charter.net. Click here for more information and a map.

Sept. 1 & 2 = WHS Band Parents Annual Flea Market in Waterloo, Illinois. Located at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, 4177 State Rt. 156, Waterloo, Il. Find antiques, collectibles, tools, furniture, household, crafts and much more. Hours are Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Spaces are available, 10' x 12' indoors and 20' x 12' outdoors. For more information email: leofulton@ymail.com or call/text 618-444-7630. Click here for more information and a map.

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Sept. 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).

 

 

 

October - partial listing, check back for more events

Oct. 6 & 7 = Knox County Scenic Drive, a celebration of Rural Heritage. Join us for the annual celebration here in Knox County, Illinois. The Knox County Scenic Drive is a self-guided car tour, allowing you to navigate your way through the small towns of Knox County, displaying the best they have to offer. You will encounter old traditions, crafts and skills at each of the stops along the way. Two one-room schoolhouses , four building listed on the National Register of Historic Places, a railroad depot, an 1832 log cabin, museums and century old chapels will be open for visitors to explore. Each stop emphasizes a unique aspect of the rural heritage, but they are all bonded together by a fun, friendly atmosphere with plenty to see and do for the entire family. For more information visit www.knoxcountyscenicdrive.com or call 309-639-2302

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Oct. 13 & 14 = Knox County Scenic Drive, a celebration of Rural Heritage. Join us for the annual celebration here in Knox County, Illinois. The Knox County Scenic Drive is a self-guided car tour, allowing you to navigate your way through the small towns of Knox County, displaying the best they have to offer. You will encounter old traditions, crafts and skills at each of the stops along the way. Two one-room schoolhouses , four building listed on the National Register of Historic Places, a railroad depot, an 1832 log cabin, museums and century old chapels will be open for visitors to explore. Each stop emphasizes a unique aspect of the rural heritage, but they are all bonded together by a fun, friendly atmosphere with plenty to see and do for the entire family. For more information visit www.knoxcountyscenicdrive.com or call 309-639-2302

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Oct. 21 = 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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