Hosted within four buildings and several acres of outdoor pitches, the Festival of Antiques is the most successful antiques event in the East of England. Held at the East of England Showground, this two-day, weekend antiques fair provides visitors with an extraordinary amount of antiques items that you can add to your collection.
The Festival of Antiques has become a vital part of the antiques community. The antiques festival further provides a superb opportunity for locals to source sustainable products to enhance their home interior and pick up unique items. You can also increase your silver collection and any ask questions about a missing collectors’ piece! Why not browse our vintage clothing stalls and pick up a vintage addition for your wardrobe?
The antiques festival in Peterborough is the ideal place to make contacts with antiques dealers and fellow antiques collectors, interior designers, other antiques dealers in the industry and reach a new customer base.
What to expect at Peterborough
If you have never been to an antiques fair before then here is an idea of what you can discover…
Many people think it’s just restricted to a certain era, but the Festival of Antiques provides items ranging from all different periods, makers and styles.
Walking into one room can lead to you finding items from German ceramic makers including Royal Dux to shopping for stylish Art Deco figurines.
You can then browse items from popular ceramic makers such as Royal Doulton, Bernard Leach, Magdalene Odundo, John Glick, Carol Long and so many more. Our ceramic dealers are known for their high knowledge in ceramics, so you can be sure to learn something new about the items you discover!
The Festival of Antiques attracts such a diverse group of people, those who are looking to find antique art and vintage art for their home or collection have come to the right place.
There are a number of dealers who specialise in antique art and vintage art who will happily speak to you about the items they have for sale. You may even find a rare artists’ piece that you can’t get anywhere else!
At the Festival of Antiques, thousands of people walk away with a new favourite piece of art, helping support the art industry and art collectors’ industry.
When you attend the Festival of Antiques, make sure to download the siteplan so you can ensure you don’t miss an area of the Festival! There are so many stalls to discover, you don’t want to miss out on any of the incredible offers available! We have some great tips for you when you attend Peterborough, read on to find out what you need to know to make the most out of your day!
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If you want to speak with other collectors attending the Festival of Antiques, why not attend the event on Facebook so you can discover some hints and tips to shopping at an antiques fair!
We look forward to seeing you at the East of England Showground on Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd October 2021 for the world-famous Festival of Antiques. Purchase your tickets online today and sign up to our newsletter to receive exclusive updates on our antiques fairs.