Below is a chronological list of antique shows in Central NY.
Annual shows for which specific information has not been provided to me, are provided with information based on 2012 information and presented
italic, sometime preceded by “Approx.”.

2014 – God Bless America

Jan. 11 – 12  Mohawk Valley Antique Fest

The Historic Stanley Theatre, 259 Genesee St., Utica, NY
Sat., 10 am – 5 pm; Sun., 10 am – 4 pm.
Sponsored by Gerald Dischiavo, Vintage Furnishings & Collectibles, 337 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13501, (315) 738-1333 or (315) 725-2612.
Please click their show name above for more information.

Jan. 18 & 19  Salt City Winter Antiques Show

New York State Fairgrounds, Center of Progress Bldg., Syracuse, NY
Please click their web site for more complete and up to date information.

March 8 & 9  Greater Syracuse Antiques Exposition

Place: New York State Fairgrounds (off Rt. 690 East of Syracuse), in the Horticulture Building, Syracuse, NY
Feel free to click the show name above, for hyperlink the their web site, with all the particulars.

March 15 & 16  Antiques on Campus – Genesee County Antique Dealers Association

Place: Nazareth College, 4245 East Avenue, Pittsford, NY
Feel free to click the show name above, for hyperlink the their web site, with all the particulars.

March 28 & 29  Watertown – Antiques Show & Sale (49th Annual)

Place:  Dulles State Office Building, 317 Washington St., Watertown, NY
Hours:  Friday 5 – 8 pm, Saturday 10am – 4pm
Admission:  $5 (good for entry both days)
Benefit:  Credo Community Center Foundation
ContactSherry M. Wilson, 315-782-8356, email
Light desserts, sandwiches, snacks, beverages available.

Fantastic deals on antiques and collectible.

March 30 (Sun.)  Empire State Bottle Collectors Association (ESBCA) Spring Antique & Bottle Show and Sale

Place:  Brewerton Fire Hall, 9625 Rt. 11, Brewerton, NY
Directions:  Rte. 81 Exit 31 (North of Syracuse), Bartel Road West to Rte. 11, right (North) on Rte. 11 to Fire Hall 1/4 mile, on the left side
Hours:  9 am – 3 pm
Admission/Donation:  single $3, couples $5, and under 16 free (no early admission)
Food:  Catered by Fireman’s Auxiliary
Handicap Accessible
Free Parking
Appraisal table – Limit 3 items
Host:  Keon Kellogg, (315) 963-8681,
This is the 43rd annual show and sale.  We hope you will attend.
Interested in old bottles?  Check out
For a complete list of Bottle Shows, visit the Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors website.

April 25 (evening) & 26 (day)  Manlius Historical Society’s – 38th Antique Show and Sale

Host: Manlius Historical Society
Location: Fayetteville-Manlius High School – House 1 (back of building), Tinderbox Rd. (off Rte. 173), Manlius, NY
Hours: “Preview Show” on Friday evening, from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm,
“Show” on Saturday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Admission: Fri. evening $10.00 (MHS members $8.00); Sat $4.00 (MHS members $3.00). If you are an antiques dealer interested in participating, or are looking for general information about the event, please contact the Director at (315) 682-6660, or email   For more complete and up to date information, please click into their web site.

April 25 – 27  Binghamton Sertoma 30th Annual – Million Dollar Antique Show

The word SERTOMA is a joining together of three important words, SERvice TO MAnkind.100% of the funds collected are donated to charity.
Please click into their web site for more information, including dealer information.

April 11 & 12  Genesee Country Village & Museum’s – 15th Annual Antiques Show & Sale

Place: 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford NY 14511
Hours: 10 am to 4 pm
Parking: free
Handicap Accessible
Admission: $6 per person
Contact: Melanie Diaz, via
Space Available*
Visit their web site for great information about the Museum and Antiques Show

May 10  Offerings – Country Antique Show and Sale

Place:  Ultimate Goal Sports Center, 3800 Lee Mulroy Road, Marcellus, NY 13108
Hours:  9 am to 4 pm
Admission:  $3.00
Host:  The Old Moses House, Marcellus, NY
A most pleasing country antique show and sale, featuring early country goods from New England, Pennsylvania, and New York State. For more information, call Janet at (315) 673-4162.

May 24 (Sat.)  Rainbow Junction – 20th Annual Antique Show & Sale

Place:  Benton Fire Hall  (2nd year at this location)
Route 14A Penn Yan, NY  14527
Time:  9 am – 3 pm
Admission: $3.50
Contact:  Marcia at (315) 536-2703  or
Benefit:  Rainbow Junction Educational Childcare Center
Quality dealers featuring and eclectic mix of wares.

June 6, 7, & 8  June Show (@ Madison-Bouckville)

Place: Rt. 20, Bouckville, NY
Antique weekend, come participate in the new version of an old show as well over a hundred Antique and Collectable Dealers bring there inventories to the antique community of Bouckville. This early summer show will include dealers of Oriental rugs, jewelry, art, petrolinia, glassware, furniture and treasures from the attic. Town wide, inside and out, rain or shine.  Brought to you by the 65+ members of Madison Bouckville Promotions.  Find out more, just click the show name above.

June 6, 7, & 8  Cider House Show Field (June Show @ Madison-Bouckville)

Place: Rt. 20, Bouckville, NY
Antique Dealers, get registered for the Cider House Show Field.
“June Show” - May 31, June 1 & 2, 2013, contact Ruth (607) 316-0461
Madison-Bouckville Antique Week” - August 13 – 18, 2013, contact Steve (315) 269-1842

June 7  Cleveland United Methodist Church – 29th Annual Spring Fun(d) Day

Place: Cleveland United Methodist Church, 73 Bridge Street, Cleveland, NY (one block off St. Rte. 49)
Hours: Fri. – 5 pm to 8 pm, Advanced sale of rummage, food stand opened.
Sat. – 9 am to 4:30 pm, Sale & Events, Music 9 am – 12 noon;
Chicken Bar-B-Q starts 11:00 am!  Bake Sale all day!
Admission: free
Contact: Joni Hinds, 675-8225Fun(d) Day is a time for the entire community to gather, have fun, eat some real good food and get great bargains. Games & prizes for children of all ages .. Moon Walk!
The kick-off for the event begins Friday evening, with an advanced sale of rummage items from 5 pm – 8 pm. Rummage will be displayed inside the church, outside tents and the garage. Rummage items include used clothing, books, knick knacks, dishes, fabric, furniture, toys, small appliances, home decorations and more. The food stand will be open and ready to serve hot dogs, hamburgers, hot sausage, salt potatoes and beverages.
On Saturday, the grounds will open at 9 am sharp! The rummage sale continues indoors and outdoors. The food stand will be open all day. In addition to the food items above, there will be pizza frittes and sno cones. The bake sale will be located indoors and will include various homemade treats. The book room includes fiction, non-fiction, war history, cookbooks, self-improvement books and books for children of all ages. There is a wide variety of paperback and hardcover crime and mystery novels this year.
The garage and tents outdoors will include rummage items and Bev’s Boutique which includes collectibles, antiques, glassware, new clothing, linens, and jewelry. The chicken barbeque will be set up on the Center Street side of the church grounds. The sales will begin at 11:00 am. Along Clay Street there will be a tent with various games and prizes for the children of all ages, sports events and a Moon Walk. Entertainment will be provided Saturday morning by Jim Harrison from 9 – noon.
The auction preview is from 9 am to noon. The auction will begin at noon with auctioneer Gerald Petro. There will be free drawings during the entire auction. Every year we are overwhelmed by the generosity of the community who donate items and help us during our Fun(d) Day activities. Auction items include new items and gift certificates from local merchants.

June 6 – June 8  Oz-Stravaganza – 36th Annual Celebration of L. Frank Baum’s Birthday

Place: Chittenango, NY, the birth place of L. Frank Baum.
Note, this is not an “antiques show” .. just a show that ought to be on your “bucket list”.
This year, the actress who served as the stand-on for Judy Garland on the set of the 1939 “Wizard of Oz” film, will serve as grand marshal of the 2011 Oz-Stravaganza parade. The theme is “Celebrating Dorothy”, and we hope to see you there.
Visit web site for more information.
PS, if you don’t have a bucket list, start one, before it’s too late.

June 8  Rochester Collectible & Vintage Toy Show

Please click their show for all the information!

June 28 & 29  The Homestead Antique Fair

136 North Street (Route 13)
Dryden, New York  13053
Hours:  10 AM to 6 PM
Parking: free and plentiful Adult admission:  $4 for both days
Contact: Bob Jacobson (607) 844-9188 or
Held on the grounds of this lovely home, the Homestead, was built in 1836 by John Southworth.  There will be help for patron needing it.  Food services! The sponsor of this event is The Town of Dryden Historical Society, and all proceeds help support the preservation of this site. Prospective dealers – we have a modern, well lit tent, spots are 10′ X10′ for $90.  Outdoor sites also, cost depending on size.  Parking for vendors.  Extensive advertising program.

July 11 & 12  55th Annual – Skaneateles United Methodist Church Antique Show

Place: Austin Pavilion, on Jordan Street, corner of East Austin, 3 blocks North of Rte 20
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
The Skaneateles United Methodist Church will hold its annual Antique Show & Sale with more than 70 dealers. Please click their show name above to visit their web site, with all the particulars.

July 18 – 20  31st Annual – Great American Antiquefest

Place: Onondaga Lake Park, Longbranch Road, Liverpool, NY 13090
Time: Friday; 9 am to 12 Noon, $20 (“Set-up Shopper” while dealers unpack; includes balance of Friday and reentry both Sat. & Sun.)
Friday; Noon to 4 pm, $7
Saturday; 9 am to 5 pm, $7
Sunday; 9 am to 4 pm, $7
Weekend Pass, for Saturday & Sunday; $8
Under 12 free!
Host: Judy & Steve Allman, Antiquefest Allman Promotions, LLC, P.O. Box 470, Clayton, NY 13624; (315) 686-5789;
This is the 28th anniversary of the show and it is a central New York treasure itself. Expect 200 select dealers on the 25 acre site. Free parking. The organizer adds a bit of festival ambiance with minstrels and a GREAT food court. Free map, so you can see where you’ve been and might want to go back. Convenient merchandise delivery to the front gate. Please click their web site for more complete and up to date information on this and several other shows in New York, New England and Florida.

July 26 & 27  Heritage Foundation of Oswego County – Antiques Show & Sale

Place: Oswego YMCA Armory, 265 West First St. ,Oswego, NY
Parking: Free to Antique Show visitors
Time: Saturday; 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday; 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $3 to support the Heritage Foundation of Oswego County
Host: Heritage Foundation of Oswego County, Inc.
For more information, call Austin M. Wheelock (315) 342-3354 or email:
This show is held during Oswego Harborfest, an internationally known and award winning event featuring a wide variety of entertainment, dozens of performances, international foods, and a truly spectacular fireworks display on Saturday evening. All of it is within walking distance of the Armory. The Antique Show will be on the Harborfest events trolley route.
The Heritage Foundation of Oswego County ( started their annual Antique Show during HarborFest in 1989.
The Heritage Foundation was established in 1962 to protect and promote the historic and architectural landmarks of Oswego County. Urban Renewal projects demolished much of the commercial district of the east side of the city of Oswego. A group of concerned citizens formed the foundation in an effort to preserve the remainder commercial 19th century buildings in downtown Oswego.
Visitors and exhibitors wishing to stay in the area are encouraged to visit the Oswego Chamber of Commerce website to review available area lodging and dining experiences. To see what else is happening in Oswego, check out Visit Oswego County.  Come enjoy a quality antiques show.

July 26 & 27  40th Annual Old Forge Antique & Vintage Show & Sale

Place: North Street Recreation Center (225 North Street), Old Forge, NY
Time: Saturday; 10 am to 5 pm (Early Buy 8 am – 10 am, Admission $15)
Sunday; 10 am to 4 pm
Admission $6.00 (one admission price good for both days), children 12 & under – free, all proceeds benefit The Arts Center/Old Forge
60+ dealers.
Food & Beverages Available.
For more/up-to-date information, as well as contact information, click the show name above.

August 9 – 10  Antiques Show & Sale at the Adirondack Museum

Place: Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812
Host: Adirondack Museum,
Managed by Rod Lich, Inc.
Browse & shop!
Dealers in quality antiques and art from across the U.S. feature antiques at home in the Adirondacks. You will see camp, cottage, and Mission furniture, historical fine art, militaria, folk art, vintage boats, taxidermy, quilts, oriental rugs, and Native American jewelry and artifacts.
Get the first opportunity to buy as an “Early Bird”, Saturday from 8 to 10 am, for an additional charge of $40 ($35 if purchased online).
Managed by Rod Lich, Inc.

August 11 – 17  Madison-Bouckville Antique Week

Place: Rt. 20, Bouckville, NY
Brought to you by Madison Bouckville Promotions, supported by more than 65 dedicated members.
Join us August 12-18th as nearly 2000 Antique dealers bring their best antique and collectible inventory to this week long town wide, outside antique event. This quality Free admission show on several fields  includes some of the best antique dealers in the nation offering Glass ware, furniture, jewelry, sporting , art, clothing and interesting collectable’s.  Brought to you by the 65+ members of Madison Bouckville Promotions.  Find out more at, just click the show name above.

August 11 – 17  Cider House Show Field (Antique Week @ Madison-Bouckville)

Place: Rt. 20, Bouckville, NY
Antique Dealers, get registered for the Cider House Show Field.
“June Show” - May 31, June 1 & 2, 2013, contact Ruth (607) 316-0461
Madison-Bouckville Antique Week” - August 13 – 18, 2013, contact Steve (315) 269-1842

August 11 - 17  Butternut Hill Antique Show

Place: Bouckville, NY – on State Rte. 20
Host: Craig Williams; email:
phone: (315) 893-7497
For information click the show name above.

August 23 (Sat.)   Yates County Agricultural Society 39th Antique Show

Place: Yates County Fair Grounds, Penn Yan (off Rte 14A, South of the village)
Time: 9:30 – 3:30
Cost: $3.50
Sponsor: Yates County Agriculture Society
Host/contact: Katie (315) 536-5039, showing at Wild Goose Chase Antiques
This is their 39th annual show, with over 100 dealers. For more information about the show call (315) 536-5039 or 694-2657. For information about other Yates County Fair events click the show name above.

September 17 - 21  Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show

Place: Main Street (Route 28N), in the Town of Indian Lake, NY
(about 2 hours north of Albany, 2 hours north-east of Utica)
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Admission: Free
Host: Indian Lake Community
Located in the heart of the Adirondack Region, the Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show is the country’s only comprehensive source for rustic and camp furniture and accessories, hunting and fishing antiques, boats, taxidermy and antlers. Native American artifacts and much more. For more information on this wonderful part of New York, visit their web site by clicking the show name above.

Oct. 18 & 19  Salt City Autumn Antiques Show & Antiquarian Book Fair

New York State Fairgrounds, Center of Progress Bldg., Syracuse, NY
Feel free to click the show name above, for hyperlink the their web site.

October 19 (Sun.)  Empire State Bottle Collectors Association (ESBCA) – 10th Annual Fall Antiques, Bottles & More Show and Sale

Place:  Scriba Fire Hall, US Route 104 East, Scriba, NY
Directions:  5 miles East of Oswego, NY
Hours:  9am – 3pm (Setup 7am, no early bird sales)
Admission/Donation:  $2
Food & beverages:  provided by the Scriba Ladies Auxiliary
Handicap accessible
Parking: free
Easy loading & unloading
Educational displays
Appraisal / Club Information Booth
Host: Barry L. Haynes, PO Box 900, Mexico, NY 13114; 315-963-0922, 315-963-3749
More information contact co-chair John Golley, via email –
Antiques, bottles, post cards, advertising items, insulators, glassware, stoneware, toys, milk bottles and so much more!

Nov. 2 (Sunday)  Military Collectors Show

Place:  VFW Post 3146, 2000 Lemoyne Ave, Mattydale, NY
Hours:  8:30am – 1:00pm (current NYSMCA members may enter doors at 7:30am)
Admission/Donation:  $5 (children under 12 free)
                                  All profits are donated to local veterans’ charities
Features: Civil War, WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Modern era, US, Germany, Japan, Russia, all countries represented!
Host:  New York State Militaria Collectors Association

Contact:  Justin at

Nov. 29 – 30  Syracuse Thanksgiving Antiques Show

Place: New York State Fairgrounds (off Rt. 690 East of Syracuse), Center of Progress Building, Syracuse, NY
Host: Judy & Steve Allman, Allman Promotions, LLC, P.O. Box 470, Clayton, NY 13624; (315) 686-5789;
Please click their web site for more complete and up to date information on this and several other shows in New York, New England and Florida.

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