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Annual Doll, Bear,Toy,Miniature, Dollhouse Collectible Show

35th Annual Belleville Doll, Bear, Toy, Miniature, Dollhouse Collectible Show

Sunday June 4, 2017

Early bird admission at 8:30 a.m. $10

Regular show admission $5
Children 12 and under are FREE

Hours 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

. Come joins us for a fabulous day with your friends. Featuring antique and collectible dolls, teddy bears, miniatures and toys. These are some of the attractions we will be offering: door prizes, special doll program, silent auctions and special exhibits.

Located at:
Belle Clair Expo Bldg.
200 South Belt East
Belleville, IL
For more information:
call Kay Weber 618-233-0940.


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