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Your Online Guide to the
Texas AntiqueWeekend Shows
Vintage Collectables, Jewelry, Architectural & Industrial
Home Decor, Apparel & Much More.
Twice a year more than 100,000 people
arrive in rural Texas, to shop more than 60 antique, collector,
decor and fashion shows in barns, dance halls, under tents and in
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Spring Shows: March/April
Fall Shows: September/October
What is Antique Weekend? AntiqueWeekendis a HUGE antique, craft, art and collectible gathering that
attracts thousands of dealers from across the country where they are joined by
tens of thousands of buyers
in the middle of Texas. This is your opportunity to buy from dealers
all over the country by coming to one central location. The shows
by vendors and dealers from virtually every region of the United States.
Where is Antique Weekend?
AntiqueWeekendtakes place in more than a half dozen
small rural Texas communities at a midpoint between Houston and Austin.
A broad collection of independent show promoters and local entrepreneurs
provide space for more than 2,000 antique, collectible and craft vendors and dealers
throughout the several small communities. [maps]
When is Antique Weekend?
takes place the first weekend of April and October
in more than a half dozen communities at the
midpoint between Houston and Austin, Texas.
What started as three days now spans three weeks
leading many to call it Antiques Week. If the
show continues to grow they may call it Antiques
Month some day!
Where are the Shows? The largest hubs of activity center in, and around, the rural
communities of Warrenton, Round Top, Shelby, Fayetteville, Carmine, Oldenburg,
and Rutersville. The nearby
"big cities" are La Grange, Brenham, Columbus, and Smithville.
Whether you are
looking for a place to park your RV or a quick place to shower and snooze
before some serious shopping, or luxurious
linens and gourmet food, the accommodations
available in the area around the Antique Weekend
show sites offer everything you are looking for.
But plan early, they fill up quickly!
Places to Eat.
Plan your days at the shows around great places
to eat. There is great food in or near every
show site. We'll give you information to help
you find great barbeque, pulled pork with
coleslaw, wonderful salads, sandwiches, and
mouthwatering deserts. A great meal, people
watching and live music make Antique Weekend
more than just shopping!
A weekly collection
of information, ideas and inspirations from the
AntiqueWeekend bloggers. Ideas using found
objects from the fields of Warrenton, trends we
see in the fields, Instagramers, Pinners and
other blogs we are following, and tips to make
your visit to the show sites more fun.
Never been to
AntiqueWeekend before? Having a hard time
visualizing this amazing event? Wonder what
miles of antique show sites look like? Check our
photo page. Our professional AntiqueWeekend
photographer captures the sites, the stuff and
the shoppers to show you what to look forward