The 32nd Annual Chester County Antiques Show, a benefit for the Chester County Historical Society, will be held at the Phelps School on April 4th, 5th & 6th. The theme of this year’s event is Recreation, Hobbies and Leisurely Pursuits. The show attracts over 2,000 visitors and collectors every year to view its variety of items and furniture. Each day features special events, so be sure to check our the event’s website here for more information.
The weekend weather is looking great across the area, I wanted to remind everyone of some events happening in Downtown West Chester this weekend!
On Friday, April 5, The Chester County Antiques Show Preview Party will kick off its 31st annual weekend of antiques appreciation. The show is being held at a new venue this year, The Phelps School. Located in Malvern, the fresh venue will provide a perfect setting for the architectural elements of antique furniture, which is the theme for 2013. The three-hour evening, which kicks off at 5 p.m., will serve as an opportunity for early viewing of the event’s beautiful items while you enjoy fine fare and meet the vendors, the Historical Society’s Board of Trustees and other supporters. Following Friday night’s festivities, the 31st annual event will continue, you can find more details by clicking here.
The Town Dish has surprising news that might be of interest for those looking to attend the preview show. They are looking to give away 4 complimentary tickets to Friday night’s Preview Party.
So how do you snag these much desired stubs?
- Swing over to the Chester County Historical Society Facebook page and give them a LIKE.
- Make sure you’re available on Friday, April 5, from 5 to 9 p.m.
- Leave a comment below explaining why you want to win these (4) tickets more than anything. Love for antiques? Obsessed with Jimmy Duffy’s? Both? Let us know!
- Stay tuned until Wednesday, April 3, when The Town Dish will pick a winner and contact them with more details—it could be you!
This just in from the Chester County Historical Society:
The Chester County Historical Society is pleased to announce the 31st Annual Chester County Antique Show, which will be held from April 5-7, 2013 at the Phelps School, a new location for the Show. The Phelps School in Malvern is a unique facility which features accessibility, spaciousness, and natural light that will create the perfect setting for the dealers and all of their fine quality offerings.
The event, sponsored once again by PECO, will feature more than 50 exceptional dealers from throughout the country. The theme of this year’s event is “Architectural Elements in Furniture.” The show attracts over 2,000 visitors and collectors every year. The Preview Party, held on Friday, April 5 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., provides an early viewing of the event’s beautiful items while enjoying fine fare and meeting the vendors, as well as the Historical Society’s Board of Trustees and other supporters. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. For more information on the event, call 610-692-4800 or visit http://chestercohistorical.org/antiquesshow.php