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Upcoming Events

 

2014 Annual New York Guitar Show & Exposition

April 26 & 27, at the Freeport Recreation Center gymnasium, 130 East Merrick Rd., Freeport, Long Island (just 15-20 mintues east of JFK). Show hours Saturday 9-5:30 and Sunday 9-5. For more info, contact Rich at (516) 435-8382 or Rich@NYguitarexpo.com, nyguitarexpo.com.

5th Annual Elmira Vintage Guitar Show and Swap

April 27, at the Elmira Lions Hall, 40 South St., Elmira, Ontario. Show hours 9-3. For more info, contact info@ontarioguitarshows.com, ontarioguitarshows.com.

Timmy 2 Tone’s Tone Fest and Guitar Show

April 27, at the All Around Bar & Grill, 25621 Ecorse Rd., Taylor, MI. Show hours 1:00pm – 10:00pm. For more info, contact (313) 258-1624. tnoffsinger7277@wowway.com

38th Annual Dallas International Guitar Festival

May 2-4, at the Fair Park Dallas TX Automobile & Centennial Buildings, Dallas, TX. For more info, contact (972) 240-2206. info@guitarshow.com, guitarshow.com.

Guitar Players Swap Meet & Food Drive

May 3, at Fritz’s Spare Keys Bowling Alley, 119 N. York, Elmhurst, IL. Show hours 12-5. Admission is a donation for the Elmhurst Yorkfield Food Pantry. For more info, contact George (630) 417-0714, geo.berger@sbcglobal.net.

Western New York Guitar Show and Swap Meet

New Location! May 4, at the Marriott Hotels and Resort, 1340 Millersport Highway, Amherst, NY. For more info, contact wnyguitarshow@gmail.com, wnyguitarshow.com, (716) 803-4422.

Capital Region Guitar Show

May 9 & 10, at the Saratoga Springs Knights of Columbus Hall, Rt. 29, Saratoga Springs, NY. For more info, contact Matt McCabe (518) 581-1603, Matt@saratogaguitar.com.

2014 Instro-Summit

May 16-18, at the Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham, NC. For more info, contact Facebook: The Instro-Summit.

Chicago Guitar Show

May 17 & 18, at the DuPage Expo Center, 4050 East Main St., St. Charles, IL. Produced by Texis Guitar Shows, L.L.C. For more info, contact (817) 312-7659, (817) 473-6087, fax (817) 473-1089, texasguitarshows.com. Co-sponsored by Vintage Guitar.

Seattle – Tacoma Guitar Spring Guitar Show

May 18, at the Meydenbauer Center, 11100 NE 6th St., Bellevue, WA. Show hours 9:30-4:30. For more info, contact Bruce Adolph (253) 445-1973, bruceadolph@mac.com, seatacguitarshow.com.

Dallas Amp & Custom Guitar Show

May 31 – June 1, at the Embassy Suites Love Field, 3880 W. Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX. For more info, contact Loni Specter (818) 992-0745, loni@ampshow.com, ampshow.com.

25th Anniversary Michigan Annual Guitar Show

New Location!, June 1, at the Taylor Town Trade Center, 22525 Ecorse Road, Taylor, MI. For more info, contact Gordy at (248) 546-7447, gordysmusic@prodigy.net, gordysmusic.com

Palmetto State Columbia SC Guitar Show

June 7th, at the Jamil Shrine Temple, 206 Jamil Road, I-26, Exit 106A West, Columbia, SC. Load-in June 6th. For more info, contact Paul Jameson (843) 670-9727, pdj658@knology.net, columbiaguitarshow.info.

2014 Summer Ohio Guitar Show

June 8, 2014, at the Aladdin Shrine Temple Complex, 3850 Stelzer Rd., (Easton Road exit off I-270) Columbus, OH. Show hours 11:30-6:00. For more info, contact Marc at (740) 592-4614, alexmack@frognet.net, ohioguitarshows.com.

Great American Guitar Show (Summer Philly)

June 21 & 22, at the Greater Philly Expo Center, Rt. 422, Exit at Oaks, 100 Station Ave., Oaks, PA. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage at (828) 298-2197, bee3vintage.com.

Denver Steel Guitar Show

June 22, at Lannie’s Cabaret, 16th and Arapahoe, Denver, CO. Show hours 1-8. For more info, contact . Chuck Lettes, clettes@comcast.net or Bob Case, case595@comcast.net.

Douglas County Guitar Show

June 28, at the Lutheran High School, 11249 Newlin Gulch Blvd., Parker, CO. Show hours 11-5. For more info, contact Duane M. Evarts at (720) 432-1363, https//www.facebook.com/groups/guitarshow, twistdbrother.wix.com/guitarshow.

13th Annual Fort Worth Guitar Show

July 19 & 20 at the Fort Worth Marriott Hotel and Golf Club at Champion Circle, 3300 Championship Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76177. For more info, contact Scott at Competition Music (817) 535-2040, fortworthguitarshow.net

Northwestern PA Guitar Show

July 27, at the James E. Winner Jr. Arts and Culture Center, 98 East State Street, Sharon, PA. Show hours 10-6. For more info, contact (724) 983-8222, rosewoods@live.com, accsharon.com.

Chicagoland Vintage

August 9 & 10, at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E. Peterson Rd., Libertyville, IL. Show hours Sat. 10-4, Sun. 8-3. For more info contact (715) 526-9769, fax (715) 524-5675, zurko@frontiernet.net, chicagovintageguitaranddrumshow.com.

Bay Area World Guitar Show

August 16 & 17, at the Marin Civic Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael (N. of the Golden Gate off Hwy 101). For more info, contact California World Guitar Shows, Texas Amigo Productions, (918) 288-2222, fax (918) 288-2888, larryb@stringswest.com, calshows.tv. Co-sponsored by Vintage Guitar.

SoCal World Guitar Shows

August 23 & 24, at the Orange County Fair and Event Center, 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, California. For more info, contact California World Guitar Shows, Texas Amigo Productions, (918) 288-2222, fax (918) 288-2888, larryb@stringswest.com, calshows.tv. Co-sponsored by Vintage Guitar.

Carolina Guitar Show

August 23 & 24 at the Metrolina Expo, I-77, Exit 16A, 7100 Statesville Rd., Charlotte, NC. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage (828) 298-2197. bee3vintage.com.

The Jersey Shore Guitar Show

September 13 & 14, at The Tropicana – Atlantic City, NJ. Show hours Saturday 10-6 and Sunday 10-4. For more info, contact Wayne at (609) 312-1884, info@jerseyshoreguitarshow.comjerseyshoreguitarshow.com.

6th Annual San Antonio Area Vintage Guitar & Instrument Show

September 13 & 14, at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels, TX. For more info, contact John Brinegar at (210) 655-0195,johnbrinegar@att.net, jukejoint.com/saguitarshow.htm.

Crooked Pines Naturally Acoustic Guitar Show

September 13, at Crooked Pines, 355 Harmony Road, Eatonton, GA. For more info,  contact info@cheeguitars.com, naturallyacousticguitarshow.com, (706) 424-2700.

NY Musicians Swap Meet

September 13, at the American Legion, 22 Grove Place, Babylon, NY. Show hours 11-4. For more info, contact John (917) 807-5379, NYMusiciansSwapMeet.com.

Musical Instrument Swap Meet

September 20, at Cherry Bomb Studios, 202 Industrial Loop, Staten Island, NY. Show hours 12-6. For more info, contact (718) 984-2662.

Seattle-Tacoma Fall Guitar Show

September 21st, Kent Commons Building, 525 Fourth Ave N, Kent, WA. Show hours 9:30-4:30. For more info, contact Bruce Adolph (253) 445-1973, bruceadolph@mac.com, seatacguitarshow.com.

12th Annual Southern Ohio Guitar Show

September 28, at the Ross Co. Fairgrounds Multi Purpose Building, Chillicothe, OH. Show hours 11-4. For more info, contact Mark at (740) 663-2777, or (740) 703-0218, m_r_goodman@hotmail.com, southernohioguitarshow.com.

Copenhagen Guitar Show

October 4 & 5, Copenhagen, Denmark. For more info, contact info@copenhagenguitarshow.com, copenhagenguitarshow.com.

Vega Baja Guitar & Music Expo

October 11 at the Teatro America, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico. Show hours 10-6. For more info, contact Raul (787) 366-2022 or Josue at (787) 244-8340, caribbeanguitarsociety@gmail.com.

Guitarlington 2014

October 18 & 19, at the Arlington Convention Center, 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX. For more info, contact The 4 Amigos. Ruth (817) 312-7659, or Larry (918) 288-2222, fax (817) 473-1089, alternate number (888) 473-6059, larryb@stringswest.com, ruthbrinkmann@att.net, texasguitarshows.com. Co-sponsored by Vintage Guitar.

Great American Guitar Show (Fall Philly)

November 8 & 9, at the Greater Philly Expo Center, Rt. 422, Exit at Oaks, 100 Station Ave., Oaks, PA. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage at (828) 298-2197, bee3vintage.com.

25th Anniversary Michigan Annual Guitar Show

New Location!, November 23, at the Taylor Town Trade Center, 22525 Ecorse Road, Taylor, MI. For more info, contact Gordy at (248) 546-7447, gordysmusic@prodigy.net, gordysmusic.com

Orlando International Guitar & Music Expo

January 16-18, at the Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 West Colonial Dr., Orlando, FL. For more info, contact Morty Beckman, (850) 962-4434, guitarexpo22@yahoo.com, guitarexpo.net.

3rd Annual West Michigan Musicians Swap Meet

February 21 & 22, at the 28th Street Showplace, 1256 28th St. SW, Wyoming, MI. For more info, contact Stan Sacha at (616) 432-0719, stan-da-man-ski1@hotmail.com.

South Carolina Guitar Show

Feb. 28 & March 1, at the Spartanburg Expo Center, I-26, Exit 17, 6655 Pottery Rd., Spartanburg, SC. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage at (828) 298-2197, bee3vintage.com.