The Tradition Continues
Williamsburg Thanksgiving Holiday Antiques Show and Sale
November 24th ,
25th and 26th, 2017
The tradition will continue for the 36th season with Holiday Antiques Show’s
Thanksgiving event. Founded in 1981 by Bettianne Sweeney and her friend Anne Trevarthen,
the annual affair has provided local residents and Thanksgiving visitors an alternative to shopping at malls and department
stores for the busiest shopping weekend of the year.
Patrons have been waiting to acquire
the best from the thirty-three assembled dealers of furniture, rugs and decorative items, all with the assurance that
their purchases are valuable antiques. Visitors come looking for Christmas and Holiday gift shopping and to
add to their collections.
day after Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the Christmas season and you are invited to join in the holiday festivities. While
visiting you may want to tour Colonial Williamsburg, visit the Decorative Arts Museums of Colonial Williamsburg and shop
the boutiques along the Duke of Gloucester Street.
Thirty-three dealers who represent thirteen states will show period and country
furniture with accessories, excellent old lighting, ceramics, antique silver, estate jewelry, prints and paintings.
Holiday Antiques Shows has a special
room rate at the Williamsburg Doubletree by Hilton; call 757-442-3654 and ask for the Holiday Antiques Show special rate.
Reservations must be made before November 1st. You may also contact Bettianne Sweeney at 757-220-1299 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information, directions, and suggestions about other accommodations. The show dates are November 24 from
6-9, November 25 10-5, November 26, noon to 4