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Calendar of Events

Below is a sampling of typical events listed in each monthly issue. Our shop advertisers who have sales and other special events are also listed, as well as museum exhibits and collector club conventions. Listings preceded with ** means there's a paid advertisement in Yesteryear, which you may refer to for additional information. Each issue usually contains 8 weeks of event listings.

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FRIDAY, AUGUST 23

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 8am-3pm outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Free admission. (708)344-7300

PRESQUE ISLE, WI: Friday Flea & Farmers Market, Main Street, next to the Chamber. 8am-2pm. Live music 10-12 on 1st and last Fridays of the month. (715) 686-2910

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24

ADAMS, WI: 39th Season Adams Flea Market. Hwy. 13-S, by the railroad tracks. Indoor/Outdoor. 8:00am-4:00pm (608)339-3079

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

BEAVER DAM, WI: Flea Market & Craft Fair, Dodge County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 33. Indoor/Outdoor. 8am-2pm. Free admission. 920-350-5360

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor 9-5; Outdoor 6am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd.

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

CHICAGO, IL: Chicago Antique Market, presented by Randolph St. Market, 1350 Block West Randolph. Indoors & Outdoors, 300 Vendors, food, live music & entertainment. 10:00am-5:00pm. Admission at the gate: $12; online discounts available. Early Buying Saturday at 8am. www.randolphstreetmarket.com

FOX LAKE, WI: American Legion Outdoor Flea Market, downtown Fox Lake (weather permitting), 211 State St. Open 7am. Free to vendors & customers. (262)353-1704 (Don)

JOLIET, IL: Unity Route 66 Flea & Farmers Market, 9am-4pm at corner of US Rt. 66 & Rt. 52. Admission donation: 50¢; kids & seniors free. (815)722-9200

LAKE TOMAHAWK, WI: Flea Market next to JJ’s Sports. 8am-5pm. (715) 277-4361

**MADISON, WI: 24th Annual Wisconsin Pottery Association Art Pottery Show, Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall. 9am-3:30 p.m. Admission: $5.00; Free Parking. 50 dealers with vintage & contemporary ceramics and a selection of other antiques and decorative items. Pottery identification table (limit 2). www.wisconsinpottery.org

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $1.00; kids 50¢. (708)344-7300

PALATINE, IL: Wolf’s Palatine Flea Market, 8am-4pm, 1775 N. Rand Rd. Indoors/Outdoors. ADMISSION: $1 adults, 50 cents seniors & children 6-12. Under 6 are FREE. 847-524-9590

**PRINCETON, WI: Famous Princeton Flea Market! Tree-shaded city park, Hwy. 23/73 (S. Fulton St.). Open at 6am for vendors and customers. Food stand on grounds hosted by civic groups. www.princetonwi.com

SUNDAY, AUGUST 25

ADAMS, WI: 39th Season Adams Flea Market. Hwy. 13-S, by the railroad tracks. Indoor/Outdoor. 8:00am-4:00pm (608)339-3079

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor 9-5; Outdoor 6am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd.

CHICAGO, IL: Chicago Antique Market, presented by Randolph St. Market, 1350 Block West Randolph. Indoors & Outdoors, 300 Vendors, food, live music & entertainment. 10:00am-5:00pm. Admission at the gate: $12; online discounts available. Early Buying Saturday at 8am. www.randolphstreetmarket.com

DODGEVILLE, WI: 27th Annual Antique Show & Flea Market, sponsored by the Dodgeville Lions. Ley Pavillion in Harris Park. 8:00-3:00; Admission: $3.00. 608-935-3926; 608-574-1322

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

**JEFFERSON, WI: Jefferson Bargain Fair Flea Market & Craft Fair. Jefferson Speedway grounds, Hwy. 18; 6 miles W. of Jefferson. 6:30am-2pm. Free Admission. (920)648-6407 or 648-2705

JOLIET, IL: Unity Route 66 Flea & Farmers Market, 9am-4pm at corner of US Rt. 66 & Rt. 52. Admission donation: 50¢; kids & seniors free. (815)722-9200

LAKE TOMAHAWK, WI: Flea Market next to JJ’s Sports. 8am-5pm. (715) 277-4361

PALATINE, IL: Wolf’s Palatine Flea Market, 8am-4pm, 1775 N. Rand Rd. Indoors/Outdoors. ADMISSION: $1 adults, 50 cents seniors & children 6-12. Under 6 are FREE. 847-524-9590

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $1.00; kids 50¢. (708)344-7300

**SHAWANO, WI: Shawano Flea Market, featuring more than 150 vendors at the Shawano Co. Fairgrounds, 990 E. Green Bay St. (on Hwy. 29). 7:00am-4:00pm. Adm: $2.00. (715)526-9769.

WILMOT, WI: Wilmot Flea Market, at the Kenosha County Fairgrounds, 30820 111th St. 7am-2pm. Admission: Adults $2.00; Seniors & kids 6-12 $1.00; kids under 5 free. 262-716-5716