Antiques show in Raleigh
The 76th Raleigh Antiques Extravaganza is going on this weekend in the Expo Center at the N.C. State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The show will feature dealers from Florida to New England, and will have furniture (formal, Victorian, wicker, country and garden), Americana, textiles, rugs, pottery, folk art, pewter, paintings, prints, books, silver, porcelain, fine china, glassware, jewelry, vintage clothing, linens, clocks, dolls, toys, advertising and more. You can also find doll repair, crystal/glass repair and china/pottery restoration onsite.
Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $7 each day, or purchase a weekend pass for $8. Children 12 and under get in free. The fairgrounds is located at 1025 Blue Ridge Road. Get more info at antextofnc.com.
Urban Vintage Market
The Urban Vintage Market is set for July 28 and 29 at the All Saints Chapel in downtown Raleigh.
The market will have antique, vintage, retro, mid-century, salvage and industrial goods. The Handmaidens, who put on the pop-up market, describe it as a “top notch, drool worthy, indoor, rusty junk market with an urban flair.” That’s right, it’s indoor – as in, air conditioned.
Hours are 6-9 p.m. Friday, July 28 (these are early bird hours and entry is $5) and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, July 29 (free entry).
All Saints Chapel is located at 110 S. East St. Get more details at thehandmademarket.com.