SHOW CALENDAR

MARCH

MARCH 1-2: Forgotton Treasures presents “Bloomin’ Spring Show,” featuring huge collection of glass and pottery, and much more, Elkhorn Valley Museum, Norfolk, NE, 402-750-0717

MARCH 1-3: Antique Spectacular, antiques and vintage, QCCA Expo Center, Rock Island, IL, antiquespectacular.com

MARCH 1-3: Vintage Market Days, more than 120 vendors selling antiques, vintage, handmade goods, Arkansas State Fairgrounds, Little Rock, AR, vintagemarketdays.com

MARCH 1-3: Spring Open House, vintage and antiques, Green Expressions, Olathe, KS, 913-780-4180

MARCH 1-3: Spring Open House, deals on antiques and vintage, Sentimental Journey Marketplace, Olathe, KS, 913-768-8088

MARCH 1-3: Spring Open House, vintage and antiques, Vintage Traders Antique Mall, Olathe, KS, 913-254-9000

MARCH 1-2: Spring Open House, storewide sales, backyard and picker’s barn open, snacks served, Front Porch Antiques, Ottawa, KS, 785-242-6355

MARCH 2-4: 46th Annual Wye Daffodil Festival, arts and crafts, food vendors, live music, historic church tours, Wye Mountain Community Church, Bigelow, AR, connect.wmc@gmail.com

MARCH 2: Frederick Oyster Fry and Craft Show, get your fill of fried oysters, craft booths, live music, Prather Brown Elementary School, Frederick, OK, 580-335-2126

MARCH 2-31: Crazy About Quilts, special exhibit featuring quilts from the Arbor Lodge collection and heirloom quilts of local residents, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Nebraska City, NE, 402-873-7222

MARCH 7: Fort Towson Living History Education Day, re-enactors playing time periods from the 1820s through the 1870s, Fort Towson Historic Site, Fort Towson, OK, 580-873-2634

MARCH 8-10: Vintage Market Days presents “Vintage Soul,” vintage, vintage-inspired, architectural salvage, repurposed finds, home décor, jewelry, clothing, live music, yummy treats, Wichita Sports Forum, Wichita, KS, vintagemarketdays.com

MARCH 9-10 & MARCH 16-17: Lucky $7 Days, $7 off any one item over $25 per person, Enchanted Frog Antiques and Vintage, Lathrop, MO, 816-740-6933

MARCH 9: Southwest Kansas Antique Appraisal Fair, visitors from both near and far away bring heirlooms and keepsakes to be evaluated live before the audience, Finney County Fairgrounds, Garden City, KS, squakenbush@finneytcounty.org

MARCH 9: Spring Into Summer Craft Show, more than 100 vendors selling jewelry, clothing, home décor, Payne County Expo Center, Stillwater, OK, 580-455-2273

MARCH 9: Heart of the Valley Craft, Vintage and Junk Show homemade crafts, repurposed goods, seasonal décor, crochet pieces, boutique vendors, bakery treats, food trucks, Garvin County Fairgrounds, Pauls Valley, OK, 405-850-2249

MARCH 10: Mid-America Markets, antiques, vintage, collectibles, Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS, 620-663-5626

MARCH 11: Soap Making Class, learn how to make wholesome soaps using old-fashioned ingredients, Ozark Folk Center State Park, Mountain View, AR, 870-269-3851

MARCH 15-16: Pre-War Auto Swap Meet, celebrate the first 50 years of the automobile, hundreds of booths with 1895-1945 automobile items and collectibles, Grady County Fairgrounds, Chickasha, OK, 405-224-9090

MARCH 15: Spring Break at Shawnee Town, family friendly events centered around local history, Shawnee Town 1929, Shawnee, KS, 913-248-2360

MARCH 15-17: 18th Anniversary Sale, antiques, vintage, collectibles, advertising memorabilia, sales, refreshments, Artichoke Annie’s Antique Mall, Columbia, MO, 573-474-2056, Facebook

MARCH 15-17: Make a stained quilt glass square, learn how to work using the Tiffany method of stained glass and create a square with your own choice of colors, registration at least two weeks prior to class is required, Ozark Center State Park, Mountain View, AR, 870-269-3851

MARCH 15-17: Hello Spring Sale, new spring decor, sales in both stores, Jesse James Antique Mall, Rusty Chandelier Antique Mall, St. Joseph, MO, 816-232-0099, 816-676-0662, rustychandelier.com, jessejamesantiquemall.com

MARCH 16: Wanderlust Market, upcycled items, shabby chic, vintage and antique items, Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center, Shawnee, OK, 405-275-7020

MARCH 16: Tri-State Farm Toy and Collectibles Show, old and new farm toys, NASCAR, Hot Wheels, trucks, National Guard Armory, Norton, KS, 785-877-2341

MARCH 16: Spring Shopping Spree, storewide sales, refreshments, door prizes,Ferris Wheel Antiques, Brickhouse Antiques, Washburn View, Topeka, KS, 785-862-8850, facebook

MARCH 17:
St. Louis Collectors Assoc Bottle and Jar Show, 125 sales tables plus displays, Orlando Gardens, St. Louis, MO, 314-570-6817

MARCH 22-24: Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival, juried art show and market, arts and craft stations, tribal dance and dance competition, live demonstrations, National Cowboy Museum and Western Heritage Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 405-427-5228

MARCH 22-24: Main Street Greenwood Spring Open House and Handmade Market, deals on antiques, vintage, arts and crafts, handmade items, Greenwood Vintage Market, Greenwood, 816-537-7172

MARCH 22-24: Vintage Market Days presents “Homemade,” vintage and vintage-inspired, reporpused finds, home decor, jewelry, Village West, Kansas City, KS, vintagemarketdays.com

MARCH 22-24: Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival, juried art show and market, tribal dance, live demonstrations, National Cowboy Museum and Western Heritage Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 405-427-5228

MARCH 22-24: Spring Fling Super Sale, save 10-30%, Paramount Antique Malls, Augusta and Wichita, KS,  paramountantiquemall.com

MARCH 22-24: Spring Open House, Handmade Market is March 23, Greenwood Vintage Market, Greenwood, MO, 816-537-7172

MARCH 22-24: Expansion Grand Opening, Running Rabbit Antiqes & General Store, Higginsville, MO, 660-584-8818, Facebook

MARCH 22-23: Waverly Vintage Flea Market, antiques, vintage, rustic, tools, jewelry, home décor, repurposed items, painted furniture, clothes, The Centre, Waverly, IA, 641-373-2960

MARCH 23-24: Homestead Vintage and Makers Market, vintage, antique, boutique, artisan and handcrafted goods, live entertainment, food and beverages, Convention Center, Waterloo, IA, 319-509-7632

MARCH 23-24: Wurstfest, sausage-making competition, kraut-making class, German dancing and music, Weiner Dog Derby, 301 E. Wharf St., Hermann, MO, 573-789-0771

MARCH 23: 2 Hip Chicks Roadshow, clothing, home décor, vintage treasures, antiques, handmade crafts, upcycled junk, Whoops Surplus, Grove, OK, 918-212-0072

MARCH 23: Mark Twain Lake Antique Show and Sale, more than 40 premium dealers, food served, Paris High School, Paris, MO, 660-327-4994

MARCH 23: Chuck Wagon Gathering, noon meal, live music, cooking demonstrations, gunfights, Wild West Show performers, medicine man shows, Annie Oakley performances, Chisholm Trail Museum, Kingfisher, OK, 405-375-5176

MARCH 23: Down the Rabbit Hole, craft and vendor market selling homemade goods and local art, 401 E Indiana Ave., Kiefer, OK, 918-321-5925

MARCH 23: OKGO Market, shop local with merchants offering artwork to baked goods and novelty items, Tulsa Expo Center, Tulsa, OK, 918-533-9650

MARCH 23: Vaffeldagen, waffles, waffle treats, waffle humor, various locations, Lindsborg, KS, 785-227-8687

MARCH 23: Sunflower Journey Quilt Show, quilts on display and for sale, Convention and Visitors Bureau, Abilene, KS, 785-263-2231

MARCH 23: “Unbirthday” tea, celebrate your unbirthday with this “Alice in Wonderland”-inspired tea party, Snowden House, Waterloo, IA, 319-234-6357

MARCH 23: Spring Wreath Workshop, learn how to make a colorful spring wreath using preserved flowers, greenery, and accessories, Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, Fayetteville, AR, 479-750-2620

MARCH 23: 2 Hip Chicks Roadshow, clothing, home décor, vintage treasures, antiques, handmade crafts, upcycled junk, Whoops Surplus, Grove, OK, 918-212-0072

MARCH 23: Chuck Wagon Gathering, noon meal, live music, cooking demonstrations, gunfights, Wild West Show performers, medicine man shows, Annie Oakley performances, Chisholm Trail Museum, Kingfisher, OK, 405-375-5176

MARCH 23-24: Maple Syrup Festival, demonstrations, pancake breakfast, nature hike, lumberjack demonstrations, vendors and artisans, Touch of Nature, Makanda, IL, 618-453-1121

MARCH 23-24: Homestead Vintage and Makers Market, vintage, antique, boutique, artisan and handcrafted goods, live entertainment, food and beverages, Convention Center, Waterloo, IA, 319-509-7632

MARCH 23-24: Wurstfest, sausage-making competition, kraut-making class, German dancing and music, Weiner Dog Derby, 301 E. Wharf St., Hermann, MO, 573-789-0771

MARCH 24: Gnome Hunt, use a set of clues to search high and low for all of your favorite gnomes, Tree Adventure at Arbor Day Farm, Nebraska City, NE, 402-873-8717

MARCH 27: History on Tap presents “William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas,” an historic presentation, Shawnee Town 1929, Shawnee, KS, 913-248-2360

 

APRIL

APRIL 5-8: Bella Rustina Modern Vintage Market, more than 400 booths, Conway Expo Center, Conway, AR, bellarustina.com

APRIL 5-6: Crafters and Quilters Vendor Fair, see and buy one-of-a-kind crafts and quilts from around the area, Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, Hannibal, MO, 573-221-2477

APRIL 6: Cruise-In — SolarFest, classic cars on display, shop local small businesses, downtown, Perryville, MO, 573-517-2069

APRIL 6: Hot air balloon glow show – SolarFest, tether rides, meet the pilots, National Veterans Memorial, Perryville, MO,  573-517-2069

APRIL 6: Northeast Iowa Diecast Toy Show, farm toys, semis, cars, trucks, Hot Wheels, Wineshiek County Fairgrounds Community Building, Decorah, IA, 563-423-5128

APRIL 6: German Feast and Auction, bake sale, try authentic and tasty German food, join in the live auction and bid on handmade goods, Corn Bible Academy, Clinton, OK, 580-343-2262

APRIL 7: Kansas Territory Bottle, Insulator& Post Card Show & Sale, Kansas State Fairgrounds, Pride of Kansas bldg, Hutchinson, KS, 620–728-8304, scarleits@cox.net

APRIL 12-13: Woolaroc Spring Traders Encampment, historical re-enactments and demonstrations of life in the 1840s-era Indian Territory, Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife, Bartlesville, OK, 918-336-0307

APRIL 12-13: Pontotoc County Quilt Show, more than 150 quilts on display, quilting merchandise for sale, Ponotoc County Agri-Plex, Ada, OK, 580-332-2153

APRIL 12: Kansas Mennonite Relief Sale, auctions, food, activities, Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS, 620-345-7142

APRIL 13: Military Collectors Show, buy, sell, trade, American Legion Hall 370, Overland Park, KS, 913-432-4012

APRIL 13: Arts and Antiques, stroll local galleries, then browse some of the finest antique stores in the Midwest, Heritage Museum, Amana Colonies, IA, 319-622-7622

APRIL 13-14: Festival of Trains, model train displays, train rides for children, railroad-themed games, vendors, live entertainment, Oklahoma State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK, 712-310-9687

APRIL 20: Coca-Cola Show and Sale, free appraisals, Hilton Garden Inn, Independence, MO, 816-229-8920, mid-americatcccc.com

APRIL 20: Spring Fling Vendor and Craft Show, more than 70 vendors and crafters on site, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Marshalltown, IA, 641-754-5715

APRIL 20: Indoor Flea Market, treasures from a variety of vendors, Claremore Expo Center, Claremore, OK, 918-342-5357

APRIL 21: Mid-America Markets, antiques, vintage, collectibles, Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS, 620-663-5626

APRIL 25-27: Kalona Quilt Show and Sale, more than. 200 antique quilts on display and for sale, Kalona Community Center, Kalona, IA, 319-656-2240

APRIL 26: Bird City Military Show, see World War II re-enactments, living history military exhibits and demonstrations, food available, Tri-State Antique Engine and Threshers Association, Bird City, KS, 785-734-2291

APRIL 26: Wurst Making 101 Class, learn mixing and grinding, safe handling, types of casings, smoking, cooking, Wurst Haus, Fulton, MO, 573-642-7844

APRIL 26-27: Old Chicken Farm Vintage Barn Sale, vintage furniture, handmade treasures, décor, upcycled, repurposed, more than 600 pickers spread out across 80 acres, Old Chicken Farm, Jones, OK, 405-740-1414

APRIL 26-28: Bargain Buyway, more than 250 miles of specialties and unique treasures, throughout Central Nebraska, 402-893-2880, bargainbuyway.com

APRIL 27-28: St. Louis Antique Festival, more than 80 booths and 30,000 square feet of merchandise, Belle-Clair Fairgrounds, Belleville, IL, 608-346-3797

APRIL 27: Outdoor Market, deals both inside and outside the store, Green Expressions, Olathe, KS, 913-780-4180

APRIL 27: Outdoor Market, deals both inside and outside the store, Sentimental Journey Marketplace, Olathe, KS, 913-768-8088

APRIL 27: Outdoor Market, deals both inside and outside the store, Vintage Traders Antique Mall, Olathe, KS, 913-254-9000

APRIL 27: Herington Railroad Days, model railroads and memorabilia show, door prizes, clinics, workshops, buy/sell/trade model railroading supplies, Community Building, Herington, KS, 316-258-4500

APRIL 26-27: Garden Show, Greenwood Vintage Market, Greenwood, MO, 816-537-7172, Facebook

APRIL 27: Junque Jamboree, antiques, collectibles, primitives, crafts, home décor, clothing, jewelry, food, Town Square, Vienna, IL, 618-638-6495