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Show Dates for 2016  Click any date to view or download a contract.

Jan 30-31 (5th weekend)
Apr 23-24 (4th weekend)
Aug 13-14 (2nd weekend)
Oct 29-30 (5th weekend)

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Maps of Booth Spaces

Dealers Currently Signed Up for the Next Show

Pictures of Items Dealers Expect to Bring

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Essay:  Reimagining Antique Shows
Essay:  Making It to the Show: Shopping Antique Shows vs. Online Shopping


Craft and Vendor Show

•The Collectors Carnival Antiques & Flea Marketplace was started in 1992 by Brent and Suzie Pace and with the 2016 shows entered its 24th year, and the numbers of dealers and shoppers are the largest in years.

Four shows a year, recently expanded to include not only quality antiques and pre-1980s collectibles but also upcycled & repurposed items, handmade/artisan home decor, furniture, jewelry & art.

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• Held at the Vanderburgh County 4-H Fairgrounds, just a few miles north of Evansville, IN.

•Central location between Indianapolis, St. Louis, Nashville, and Louisville.
•Hands on, family-run business.
•Always working to earn dealer and collector loyalty.

•75-100 dealers means lots of variety, including advertising, Americana, clothes, dolls, furniture, glass, jewelry, militaria, porcelain, postcards, pottery, primitives, silver, sports memorabilia, toys.......from traditional antiques to Mid Century Modern and those quirky finds that defy categories, you never know what you might discover at a Collectors Carnival Antiques & Collectibles show.  That's why you go on the quest.

Watch this video for a slightly quirky look at the January and April, 2012 shows.

Show Hours and Admission Prices:
Set-up Shopping.......come in and get first chance as dealers are unpacking and setting up.  This is the Friday of each show from 3-6PM, and admission is $15 per person.
Early Bird Shopping:  On the Saturday of each show, get in at 7AM for $5 per person.
Regular Saturday hours are 9AM-4PM with an admission of $2 per person.
Regular Sunday hours are 9AM-3PM with an admission of $2 per person.

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