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Tues & Weds Fair |

5-6 March 2024

South of England Showground

Ardingly, Nr Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6TL

Next fair...

Tues & Weds Fair |

5-6 March 2024

South of England Showground

Ardingly, Nr Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6TL

Europe’s Largest Antiques Fair

Thu 11 Apr - Fri 12 Apr, 2024

Location & Transport

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Newark,
Nottinghamshire,
NG24 2NY

Opening Times & Prices

Thursday: 9am - 6pm - £20 pp

Friday: 8am - 4pm - £6 pp (Thursday ticket covers entry on Friday)

Accompanied under-16's are admitted free. Discounts are available for group bookings.

Fair Information

Cash withdrawal facility available – minimal charges apply (ID required for withdrawals over £100).
You can purchase tickets online and at the gate for Newark Antiques Fair. Save money off Friday tickets online.
Free car parking.
Shop everything from Antique Furniture to Antique Silver, from delicate Ceramics to Vintage Clothing & 1000’s more Antique & Vintage goods.
Dogs are welcome. Please keep on a short lead.

Upcoming Nottinghamshire antique events

Apr

2024

Thu 11 Apr - Fri 12 Apr, 2024

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Nottinghamshire

Jun

2024

Thu 6 Jun - Fri 7 Jun, 2024

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Nottinghamshire

Aug

2024

Thu 8 Aug - Fri 9 Aug, 2024

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Nottinghamshire

Oct

2024

Thu 10 Oct - Fri 11 Oct, 2024

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Nottinghamshire

Dec

2024

Thu 5 Dec - Fri 6 Dec, 2024

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Nottinghamshire

Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair - The Ultimate Treasure Hunting Ground

Welcome to the world-renowned Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair – the largest event of its kind in Europe and a global phenomenon. Immerse yourself in the ultimate antiques and vintage experience that must be witnessed to be believed!

Discover a Wide Range of Antiques and Vintage Treasures

Experience the perfect destination for sourcing a diverse array of antiques, vintage items, and exquisite brocante treasures at Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair. Explore a vast selection, from antique furniture, toys, and jewellery to vintage clothing and much more. Whether you’re a trade buyer, seasoned collector, curious shopper or an international buyer coming from overseas, there’s up to 1,500 stands offering an extraordinary range, including rare vinyl records and coins.

Conveniently Located and Easily Accessible

Located at the expansive 84-acre Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground, our fair attracts thousands of dealers and buyers from around the world every other month. Situated between Nottingham and Lincoln, the fair is only a two-hour drive or a 90-minute rail journey from London and less than an hour’s drive from East Midlands Airport. This location makes Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair one of the most convenient antique markets in the UK.

Unparalleled Choice in Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire

If you’re searching for antiques and vintage items in the Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire area, look no further than Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair. Our friendly and knowledgeable dealers are ready to guide and educate you about the fascinating world of antiques and vintage items. From unique brocante pieces and Edwardian furniture to Victorian clothing and antique sewing machines, you will see an astonishing selection. By shopping at Newark, you not only find exceptional gifts for those who have everything but also support the environment and small businesses through sustainable antique shopping.

Embrace Sustainability with Antique Furniture

At Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair, we prioritise sustainability by offering a wide variety of antique furniture options. Choose from early Victorian, mid-19th century, 1910, retro, vintage, and Art Deco furniture to create a sustainable and timeless interior. Antique furniture not only benefits the environment but also your wallet and supports small businesses. Leave a smaller carbon footprint by opting for antique pieces instead of new furniture.

Discover Impressive Collectors’ Items

As the largest antiques fair in Europe, Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair boasts an impressive variety of collectors’ items. Unleash your passion for brocante hunting and explore virtually any category imaginable, including rare silver coins, antique glassware, Royal Doulton figurines, antique vases, clocks, vinyl records, sports cards, stamps, and more. Expand your knowledge and learn about the rare antiques to keep an eye out for during your visit.

Experience Europe’s Largest Antiques Fair

While antiques fairs come in all sizes, only Newark holds the esteemed title of “Europe’s largest.” Join the thousands of enthusiastic visitors who flock to Newark Antiques & Collectors Fair to discover their unique antique or vintage find. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere and create unforgettable memories.

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Important Notice: Mobility Scooters

Please note that, for the foreseeable future, iacf is unable to offer mobility scooter services. We are actively exploring alternative funding options for this service in the long term.

Stallholders

How to take part?

Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground

Newark,
Nottinghamshire,
NG24 2NY

The Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground is adjacent to the A1, only 2 hours from London. Please follow the brown signs for the Newark Air museum or Newark & Notts Showground.

By Road

The Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground is adjacent to the A1, A46 and A17 road junction in Nottinghamshire, and clearly sign posted! The showground is only a 2 hour drive from London. Please follow the brown signs for the Newark Air museum or Newark & Notts Showground.

By Rail

East Coast Mainline Train stops at Newark Northgate station only 10 minutes (by car) from the fair. Travel by train from London in 90 minutes. The train station provides trains operated by London North Eastern Railway and East Midlands Railway. Platforms 1 and 2 serve intercity trains to London, Newcastle and Edinburgh with platform 3 serving trains to Lincoln.

Newark North Gate is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who accept bookings inc. East Coast Taxi’s 01636610312. Please ring 03457225333 if you have any queries.

By Taxi

Simply ask to go to the Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground, NG24 2NY. Here is a list of local taxi services:

Strada Taxi Newark 01636 706888

Yellow Cabs 01636 705200

NTS Newark Taxi Services 07927 095819

Carlins Cabs 07704 419501

Please note that these taxi services are not part of iacf and are separate services.

By Air

Airports that are nearby Newark & Notts Showground include:

  1. Nottingham Airport (14.9 miles / 24.0 kilometers)
  2. East Midlands Airport (26.8 miles / 43.2 kilometers)
  3. Doncaster Sheffield Airport (29.3 miles / 47.1 kilometers)
  4. Humberside Airport (40.0 miles / 64.5 kilometers)

 

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