Held during 50th All-American Dairy Show; Register by July 31
Display your dairy industry artifacts at the nation's only all-dairy antiques and collectibles show during the 50th All-American Dairy Show, Sept. 6-11 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg.
The 16th All-Dairy Antiques and Collectibles Show will feature treasures from all segments of the dairy industry, from farms to processing and retail.
Register before July 31 by calling the show office at 717-787-2905.
"The All-Dairy Antiques and Collectibles Show is a great opportunity to highlight the history of the dairy industry," said Agriculture Secretary George Greig. "It's interesting to see the ingenuity of past farm families and how we've built on their knowledge to advance dairying."
Exhibit space is free, including an 8-foot table and display cabinets upon request, and protected by 24-hour security. Items should include descriptive information and date-of-origin. Exhibitors can buy, sell and trade at the show.
An All-Dairy Antiques auction featuring quality unique and rare antique items is Monday, Sept. 9, at 5:30 p.m. in the PA Preferred Banquet Hall. Those interested in consigning items should contact Ellie and Margin Stout at 570-836-1057 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The All-Dairy Antiques and Collectibles Show will be open from noon 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, and 8 a.m. 5 p.m. the remainder of show week.
The 2013 All-American Dairy Show is Sept. 7-12 and features 22 shows in six days. Last year's show attracted nearly 2,500 animals and more than 900 exhibitors from across the nation. Parking and entrance is free.