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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Below is a sampling of typical events listed in each monthly issue. Our shop advertisers who have sales and other special events are also listed, as well as museum exhibits and collector club conventions. Listings preceded with ** means there's a paid advertisement in Yesteryear, which you may refer to for additional information. Each issue usually contains 8 weeks of event listings.

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FRIDAY, MARCH 22

APPLE VALLEY, MN: Haupt Antiek Market, 7570 W. 147th St., 5 miles south of Mall of America, Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 11-4. www.hauptantiek.com (651) 329-3871. MARCH INTO SPRING theme.

 

**JANESVILLE, WI: Annual Badger Knife Show, Holiday Inn Express & Conference Center, I-90 & US 14 at 3100 Wellington Place. Friday 12-5, Sat 9-5, Sun 9-2. Admission: $5.00/3-day pass for $8.00; children under 13 free w/adult.  $20 early bird pass. 175 tables featuring custom knives, factory knives, antique knives, dealers, suppliers & displays. 414-479-9765; rschrap@aol.com

 

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-2pm outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission: Free (708)344-7300

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

 

APPLE VALLEY, MN: Haupt Antiek Market, 7570 W. 147th St., 5 miles south of Mall of America, Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 11-4. www.hauptantiek.com (651) 329-3871. MARCH INTO SPRING theme.

 

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor/Outdoor 9am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd. www.7milefair.com

 

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

 

DES MOINES, IA: Quad Con Comic & Toy Show at Merle Hay Mall, 3800 Merle Hay Rd. It’s a pop culture celebration inside the Merle Hay Mall in Des Moines. Quad Con is a family friendly event focusing on comics, art, video games, cosplay, toys, board games, sci-fi, pop vinyls, & more. Free Entry! quadcitycon.com

 

**JANESVILLE, WI: Annual Badger Knife Show, Holiday Inn Express & Conference Center, I-90 & US 14 at 3100 Wellington Place. Friday 12-5, Sat 9-5, Sun 9-2. Admission: $5.00/3-day pass for $8.00; children under 13 free w/adult.  $20 early bird pass. 175 tables featuring custom knives, factory knives, antique knives, dealers, suppliers & displays. 414-479-9765; rschrap@aol.com

 

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $2.00; kids $1.00. (708)344-7300

 

OREGON, IL: 72nd Annual Antique Show, Sponsored by the Oregon Woman’s Club. Blackhawk Center, 1101 West Jefferson Street. Sat 9-5; Sun 10-3. Entry $8.00 per person. Featuring over 40 Midwest antique dealers. Appraisals on Sunday ($5 per item). Free parking. Concessions. Proceeds from this annual event are used for local community projects and charities. Facebook: GFWC OregonWoman’s Club

 

**SHAWANO, WI: Indoor Flea Market, Shawano Community Hall, 115 E. Division St., Downtown. Antiques, Collectibles, Coins, Flea Market items, and more! 1,000’s of treasures! Free Admission and Free Parking. 9am-3pm. (715) 526-9769. www.zurkopromotions.com

 

**WAUSAU, WI: 40th Year Wausau Antique Sale, DC Everest Sr. High School, Greenheck Field House, 6400 Alderson St., Weston, WI. 50 select dealers plus a Victola Repairer. Sat 9-5, Sun 10-3. Admission: $6.00, good both days. 715-355-5144; www.antiqueshowsinwis.com

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 24

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

 

APPLE VALLEY, MN: Haupt Antiek Market, 7570 W. 147th St., 5 miles south of Mall of America, Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 11-4. www.hauptantiek.com (651) 329-3871. MARCH INTO SPRING theme.

 

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor/Outdoor 9am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd. www.7milefair.com

 

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

 

DES MOINES, IA: Quad Con Comic & Toy Show at Merle Hay Mall, 3800 Merle Hay Rd. It’s a pop culture celebration inside the Merle Hay Mall in Des Moines. Quad Con is a family friendly event focusing on comics, art, video games, cosplay, toys, board games, sci-fi, pop vinyls, & more. Free Entry! www.quadcitycon.com

 

**JANESVILLE, WI: Annual Badger Knife Show, Holiday Inn Express & Conference Center, I-90 & US 14 at 3100 Wellington Place. Friday 12-5, Sat 9-5, Sun 9-2. Admission: $5.00/3-day pass for $8.00; children under 13 free w/adult.  $20 early bird pass. 175 tables featuring custom knives, factory knives, antique knives, dealers, suppliers & displays. 414-479-9765; rschrap@aol.com

 

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $2.00; kids $1.00. (708)344-7300

 

OREGON, IL: 72nd Annual Antique Show, Sponsored by the Oregon Woman’s Club. Blackhawk Center, 1101 West Jefferson Street. Sat 9-5; Sun 10-3. Entry $8.00 per person. Featuring over 40 Midwest antique dealers. Appraisals on Sunday ($5 per item). Free parking. Concessions. Proceeds from this annual event are used for local community projects and charities. Facebook: GFWC OregonWoman’s Club

 

**WAUSAU, WI: 40th Year Wausau Antique Sale, DC Everest Sr. High School, Greenheck Field House, 6400 Alderson St., Weston, WI. 50 select dealers plus a Victola Repairer. Sat 9-5, Sun 10-3. Admission: $6.00, good both days. 715-355-5144; www.antiqueshowsinwis.com

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