The 61st Annual Manhasset Antiques and Decoratives will be held Saturday, Oct. 24, and Sunday, Oct. 25, at the Congregational Church of Manhasset at 1845 Northern Blvd. in Manhasset. Two Floral Park antiques dealers, Fond Memories Antiques and Gitta Taub Antiques will be among the dozens of dealers at the showcase event.
A benefit for the Ladies Club of the church, and acknowledged as one of the longest-running antiques shows on Long Island, it is renowned for its presentation of classical antiques, China, pottery, porcelain, jewelry, silver, textiles and decorative accessories. Selected professional antiques and fine decoratives exhibitors from New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Arizona, Maine and Pennsylvania will present antiques in designed displays and individual rooms throughout the church school.
Among the exhibitors will also be Barbara Stevens Collections, Manhasset; MJ Fribush, Port Washington, A. Harris Gordon, Tarrytown; Across The Pond Antiques, Hackettstown, NJ; Carlo Giovannelli, New York City; Charlotte Stone, Williston Park; Class Menagerie, Bolton Landing; Curios & Irresistibles, Dix Hills; Doghouse Antiques, Huntington; Elizabeth Benjamin, Peekskill; J&J Of Tucson, Watermill; K&H Memorabilia, Island Park; Karen & Albert Antiquinaires, Baldwin; Kikis Karriage, Jamaica; Marie Bradley, Bronx; Mayer Industries, New York City; Recollections, Oak Beach; S. Eden Antiques, Hauppauge; Steve’s Antiques, Great Neck; Treasures From The Heart, Flushing; Wendy Design, Reinholds, PA; and Worn To Perfection, Copiague.
Once again this year, the Ladies of the Church will be running a white elephant table with treasures and unique handmade crafts, homemade goodies and other surprises. A wide selection of beverages and homemade refreshments and will be available at the Ladies Club Tea Room.
Special features found only at Flamingo shows include antiques appraisals by well-known appraiser, television personality and star of Market Warriors John Bruno, on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at $5 per item. Bring only non-jewelry items for appraisal.
The show will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25. Admission is $7 per person, and under 12 free with adult. The church school is located directly opposite Americana Shopping Center. There will be plenty of free parking. Call 603-509-2639 for more information.