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Historic Towns & Specialty Shopping
Missouri & Illinois


Fairs, Festivals & Shows
throughout the Midwest Region




Featured Event
Dec. 6, 7 & 8 = 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




Featured Shop
Manhattan Antique Marketplace
. 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
The Asheford Program is an internationally recognized, professional-level "Profit & Pleasure" Course on the study of antiques, collectibles and appraising. Click here for more information.







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