This is the weekend for the Antique Car Show and Flea Market held annually at the Sandwich Fairgrounds the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend. Antique – Classic – Special Interest Cars and Trucks will be shown off. There will be a Flea Market and Swap Meet for treasure finders. Visit the ‘Cars For Sale Corral’ and eat breakfast or lunch on the grounds.
The cost to enter the show for spectators is $5 for adults, under 12 are free. Show Cars cost $10 to register. No preregistration. Car Corral is $20, Swap Spaces are $15, Cars for sale in Show Area $30. The Antique Car Show and Flea Market is this Sunday, May 26th, from 8am to 3pm. The Sandwich Fairgrounds is located at 1401 Suydam Rd., in Sandwich, IL. The Show is sponsored by the Silver Springs Chapter, Illinois Region, Antique Automobile Club of America. To register call Bob Ronning at 815-970-4371 or call Rick Shaw at 815-786-4253 or e-mail us.
Five years ago, the NIU Convocation Center started the Convo’s Colossal Clean Sweep to bring the community together during tough economic times. The Clean Sweep has been a success; however, the name has not. Vendors and the community felt as though the name only caters to garage sales and not to the flea market and antique market segments. This year they will be changing the name to include flea market and garage sale.
So get ready because the 5th annual Convo’s Clean Sweep Flea Market and Garage Sale which will be this Friday and Saturday, April 19 and 20th. They have extended the hours on Friday to be from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm.. Saturday the Clean Sweep will be open from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm. Admission to the Clean Sweep is only $2.00 for adults and free for children ages 6 and under.
Did you do your spring cleaning and have some things to sell? Registration for the Convo’s Clean Sweep Flea Market and Garage Sale is still available. Individual vendor space starts at just $25.00 and commercial space starts at $50.00. Registration Form Here You may fax the form to 815-752-6801 or bring the form to the Convocation Center located at 1525 W. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115. The box office is open Monday through Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm. Please park in C2 and use Entrance 2.
Loading your things in and out of the Convo is as easy as 1-2-3 with the help of the motorized vehicles, push carts, and volunteers. Items prohibited from sale include, but are not limited to: guns, knives, contraband, fireworks, drugs, tires, suggestive material (ie pornography), alcohol, and animals.
Come to the Sandwich Fairgrounds this Sunday, May 29th, for the 40th Annual Auto Show held by the Antique Automobile Club. An annual flea market is held in conjunction with the Antique Car Show at the fairgrounds. See antique, collectible, classic and special interest cars. Locate some great finds at the Flea Market, Craft Show and Parts Swap. Pick up the car of your dreams in the Car Corral, where automobiles will be for sale. Breakfast and lunch will be available on the grounds.
This Antique Car Show and Flea Market is always held the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend, from 8am to 3pm. Entrance fees are $5 for adults and children under 12 are free. The Sandwich Fairground is located at 1406 Suydam Rd., Sandwich. If you have any questions, please contact the Sandwich Fairgrounds at 815-786-2159 or Bob Ronning at 815-970-4371.