Calendar of Insulator Shows

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January 2022
Insulator Show January 29, 2022 (Sat) - Crown Point, IN
**Greater Chicago Insulator Club "Beat the Winter Blahs" Show**, January 29, 2022, 8AM to 3PM. Follow signs to 4-H building on left. Tables $30, additional $15 each. Lunch provided. Lake County Fairground, 889 S. Court Street, Crown Point, IN, 46307. For information: Arlen Rienstra,, 219-671-8816 Or: Russ Frank,, 815-669-0299
March 2022
Insulator Show March 5, 2022 (Sat) - New Oxford, PA
**Chesapeake Bay Insulator Club 32nd Annual Insulator Show & Sale** will be held Saturday March 5, 2022, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the United Hook & Ladder Company #33, 21 North Bolton Street, New Oxford, PA, The show is located just off US Rt 30 in New Oxford with plenty of dealer space, parking, and free admission. Dealer set up will begin Saturday at 7:00 AM, this is always an active show, come and stay the day. Show contracts are available on the club website or contact Gus Stafford (717) 790-9183, email
Insulator Show March 19, 2022 (Sat) - Platte City, MO
**NW Missouri Insulator & Bottle Show, Platte County Fairgrounds**, 15730 Fairgrounds Rd., Platte City, MO, 64079, March 19, 2022 (Saturday), 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. 95+ tables of Insulators, bottles, jars, telephones, signs, lightning rod balls and other miscellaneous collectibles. Email host for dealer contract and/or information. Dealer set up on Friday afternoon. For information: Darryl Wagner,, 816-719-0801.
April 2022
Insulator Show April 2, 2022 (Sat) - Wheaton, IL
**The Dupage Collectors Expo** will be held Saturday, April 2nd at the Dupage County Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, Illinois, Hours are 9:00 to 3:00. Items for sale & trade include: Insulators, Lightning Rod items & Weathervanes, Telephone & Telegraph items, Bottles, Jars, etc. Info: BOB STAHR: (630) 793-5345 and RICK SOLLER: (847) 782-8602.
May 2022
Insulator Show May 21, 2022 (Sat) - Cayucos, CA
**The 28th Annual Golden State Insulator Club’s Spring Insulator and Collectibles Show** will be held Saturday, May 21st. This year’s gathering will be located at the outside pad next to the soon-to-be-renovated Veteran’s Hall, just right of the pier in Cayucos (California). Address: 10 Cayucos Drive, Cayucos, CA 93430. Directly above the beach are gorgeous ocean views and invigorating breezes which will add to your experience. Hours are 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Free lunch will be served to dealers. The public admission is free. Book your stay at one of the many motels in Cayucos, Morro Bay, Los Osos, Cambria, etc., or stay at one of the area’s RV parks. Dealer tables and chairs are free. This show is casual, friendly, and well-attended by the public. For more information contact: or call (559) 359-2826. See you there!
July 2022
NIA show July 29 - 31, 2022 (Fri - Sun) - Gettysburg, PA
**The National Insulator Association's 53rd Annual Show and Convention** will be held at The Wyndham Gettysburg located at 95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325. The spacious Ballroom will accommodate 126 Dealer Tables and 18 Exhibit Tables. This historic location offers plenty to do with Baltimore, Harrisburg, Hershey, and Lancaster all within reach if you choose to plan an extended visit. Detailed show information including the show packet with the daily show schedule and planned activities, dealer and exhibitor reservation forms, banquet and advertising, also a link for room reservations are all available at Show host Gus & Debra Stafford, (717) 790-9183,
September 2022
Insulator Show September 17, 2022 (Sat) - Lawrence, KS
**Border States Antique Show & Sale**, Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper St. Bldg. 21, Lawrence, KS, 66046 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Antique insulators, bottles, jars, postcards, telephones, advertising, porcelain signs, lightning rod balls & arrows and other table-top antiques & collectibles. Friday set up with show open to the public on Saturday. 100+ 8' & 6' tables available. Breakfast & lunch available on site. For information: Darryl Wagner,, 816-719-0801 Or: Mark Law,, 785-224-4836
June 2023
NIA show June 9 - 11, 2023 (Fri - Sun) - Logan, UT
**The National Insulator Association's 54th Annual Show and Convention** will be held at the Cache County Fairgrounds in Logan, Utah. The fairgrounds is located at 450 South 500 West, Logan, UT 84321. There will be plenty of dealer space and exhibit space plus a multitude of things to do in the area. Complete show information will be available in 2023 at the Gettysburg National and subsequently online. Show Hosts are: DON & JEANNE BRIEL, (435) 753-5786, and BRIAN & CATHY WEESE, (801) 201-5187,

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