What is your vintage treasure worth? Check Out This Weekend At PBS Kansas Antiques Fair
WICHITA, Kansas (KSNW) – PBS Kansas members and Antiques Roadshow fans can enjoy all kinds of vintage entertainment at the PBS Kansas Antiques Fair on Saturday, July 24, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at WSU’s Hughes Metroplex, 5105 E. 29e Ford Club St. The Wichita A’s Model A will be in the parking lot on the southwest side of the Metroplex from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
People were able to sign up for the chance to meet appraisers, where they can share the story of their antiquity and gain insight into its value and history.
Evaluators scheduled for the event include Brady Dreasher, Denice Morris and Emily Miller of Art of Estates; Mark Buckley of the toy depot; Tim Bulloch of Sparkle Jewelry; Stephen Gleissner, art and antiques appraiser; and Phil Martinez of Phil’s Coins.
People can show up and pay $ 10 at the door to attend the fair. People can still show up and pledge to bring an item for $ 125; two items for $ 175, or three items for $ 225. They will meet with a reviewer for each article and get a preview of the article.
“We are happy to sponsor an event that celebrates art, history, culture and more. We’ve had a tremendous response from the community and can’t wait to see some amazing antiques, ”said Victor Hogstrom, President and CEO of PBS Kansas.
The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum offers passes to all attendees, and Tanya’s Soup Kitchen provides food for assessors, volunteers and staff. In addition, the following organizations will have exhibits: the Midwest Historical & Genealogical Society; the Asian Association of Wichita; the Wichita Gem & Mineral Society; and the Wichita Weavers, Spinners & Dyers Guild. There will also be a tabletop Arcade Challenge with prizes provided by The Burrow. And, when you’re hungry, check out the U-Hungry Food Truck, which will be on site from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
People who “wow” reviewers with their articles, just like they do on Antiques Roadshow, can share their experience in the Feedback Booth.