Chicago Guitar Show

May 21 & 22, at the Odeum Sports Expo, 1033 N. Villa Ave. Villa Park, 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.

Palmetto State Columbia SC Guitar Show

June 3 & 4, at the Jamil Shrine Temple, 206 Jamil Road, I-26, Exit 106A West, Columbia, SC. Load-in June 3rd. For more info, contact Paul Jameson (843) 670-9727, pdj658@knology.net, columbiaguitarshow.info.

2016 Summer Ohio Guitar Show

June 26, at the Makoy Center, 5462 Center St., Hilliard, OH (just off I-270 on the NW side of Columbus). 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)

July 9 & 10, at the Greater Philadelphia 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.

15th Annual Fort Worth Guitar Show

July 30 & 31, 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

Twin Cities Acoustic Guitar Show

August 6 & 7, at the McNally Smith School of Music, 19 E. Exchange St., St. Paul, MN. For more info, visit twincitiesguitarshow.com

The Greater Detroit Guitar Show

August 7, at the Royal Oak Detroit Elks Lodge, 2401 E. 4th, Royal Oak, Michigan. Show hours 11-5. For more info, contact Gary at (517) 270-3574 or Les at (248) 571-4349, email greatguitarshows@yahoo.com.

Chicagoland Vintage Guitar Show

August 13 & 14, at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E. Peterson Rd., Libertyville, IL. Show hours Sat. 9-4, Sun. 9-3. For more info contact (715) 526-9769, zurkopromotions.com/musicevent.html.

Guitar & Bass Expo

August 20th, at the Inn at Reading, 1040 N. Park Rd., Reading (Wyomissing), PA. Show hours 11-5. For more info, contact Tanya at (973) 216-6301, or gbesalesgirl@gmail.com, guitarandbassexpo.com.

Carolina Guitar Show

August 27 & 28 at the Metrolina Tradeshow Expo, I-77, Exit 16A, 7100 Statesville Rd., Charlotte, NC. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage (828) 298-2197. bee3vintage.com.

SoCal World Guitar Show 2016

August 27 & 28, 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.

14th Annual Southern Ohio Guitar Show

September 25, at the Ross Co. Fairgrounds Multi Purpose Building, Chillicothe, OH. Load in 7:00 am, show hours 11-4. For more info, contact Mark at (740) 663-2777, or (740) 703-0218, m_r_goodman@hotmail.com, southernohioguitarshow.com and check out our Facebook page.

12th Annual LA Amp & Custom Guitar Show

October 1 & 2, at the Airtel Plaza Hotel, 7277 Valjean Ave., Van Nuys, CA. Show hours 10-6. For more info, contact Loni Specter (818) 992-0745, loni@ampshow.com, ampshow.com.

The Jersey Shore Guitar Show

October 9th, at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. Show hours 10-4. For more info, contact Wayne at (609) 312-1884, info@jerseyshoreguitarshow.com, JerseyShoreGuitarShow.com

Guitarlington 2016

October 15 & 16, 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 12 & 13, at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Rt. 422, Exit at Oaks, 100 Station Ave., Oaks, PA 19456. For more info, contact Bee-3 Vintage at (828) 298-2197, bee3vintage.com.

CNY Guitar Show

November 19th, at the Maplewood Suites, 400 7th North Street, Liverpool, NY. Show hours 11-4. For more info, contact Noel at cnyguitar@gmail.com.

Michigan Annual Guitar Show

November 20, 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 27-29, 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.

West Michigan Musicians Swap Meet V

February 18 & 19, 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.

The Indiana Guitar Show

April 9th, at the Wyndham Indianapolis West Hotel, 2544 Executive Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46241. Show hours 11-4. For more info,contact Eddie Prather (317) 430-2222, or Doug Spencer (317) 440-7343, theindianaguitarshow@gmail.com.

6th Annual New York Guitar Show and Exposition

April 22 & 23, at the Freeport Recreation Center, 130 East Merrick Rd., Freeport, Long Island (20 minutes east of JFK). For more info, contact Rich at (843) 668-4447 or Rich@NYguitarexpo.com, nyguitarexpo.com.