The Granite State's own shoppers' paradise - Antiques Week in New Hampshire - continues today through Saturday with six shows in three cities:
Northeast Auctions Summer Americana Auction continues today at 10 a.m. at the Radisson Hotel, 700 Elm St., Manchester. The show will offer folk art, American formal and country furniture, paintings, ceramics, needlework, pewter, silver and Oriental carpets.
For more: 433-8400 or www.northeastauctions.com.. Americana Celebration Antiques Show will feature 150 exhibitors Tuesday at the Deerfield Fairgrounds, Route 43. Early buyers are welcome from 8 to 10 a.m. with $20 admission; general admission from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. is $10. Offerings will include American antiques, 18th and 19th century furniture and decorative accessories in a country setting. For more: (207) 625-3577 or www.nangurley.com.
MidWeek Twilight Tuesday Antiques Show is a two-day show open from 1 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Douglas Everett Arena, 15 Loudon Road, Concord. More than 65 dealers will display 18th through early 20th century antiques in room settings.
The air-conditioned show will feature a gourmet cafe, on-site shipper and free parking. Admission is $15, with unlimited re-entry, or purchase a $30 two-show ticket Tuesday for admission to both MidWeek and Thursday Pickers Market. For more: (914) 474-8552 or www.barnstar.com.
Antiques in Manchester runs from noon to 7 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 6 p.m. Thursday at JFK Coliseum, 303 Beech St., Manchester. Admission is $15. This intimate show brings together dealers from across the U.S.
Enjoy a day of exploration, discussion and acquisition, as well as the Tidewater Cafe, free parking and on-site shipper. For more: (860) 908-0076 or www.antiquesinmanchester.com.
New Hampshire Antiques Show is Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel, in Manchester. Admission is $15 Thursday; $10 Friday and Saturday, with re-entry on all days. The show is free for those younger than 30 with ID. Browse offerings from 67 exhibitors.
Sponsored by the New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association, the air-conditioned show has food services and on-site shipper. For more: www.nhada.org.. Thursday Pickers Market Antiques Show will be open from 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Douglas Everett Arena, 15 Loudon Road, Concord.
This fast-paced show will feature fresh country and formal antiques, a book signing, a "Pickers Attic" booth with items under $200, plus a drawing for the first 100 customers with an NHADA show program. Admission is $15. For more: barnstar.com or (914) 474-8552.