The Original Round Top Antiques Fair Celebrates its Golden Anniversary at Spring Show, April 2-7, 2018

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50-year landmark show being held in the Big Red Barn Event Center, 475 Texas Highway 237 S, 78932 (just off Highway 290 halfway between Austin and Houston)

The Original Round Top Antiques Fair Spring 2018

"The foundation of The Original Round Top Antiques Fair was built on quality antiques and we remain true to those roots," said Susan Franks, owner, The Original Round Top Antiques Fair.

A Golden anniversary. 50 amazing years. A key milestone. The Original Round Top Antiques Fair, the landmark show that initiated what is known today as “Round Top” held spring and fall each year, is celebrating its golden anniversary starting Monday, April 2 and concluding Saturday, April 7. On Tuesday, April 3 between 5:00 – 7:00 PM, The Original Round Top Antiques Fair will fete this special occasion with various festivities. While customers engage in memorable shopping and socializing experiences, they will enjoy noshing on “bites” and adult beverages and listening to live music.

The Big Red Barn Event Center, home of The Original Round Top Antiques Fair, is located at 475 Texas HWY 237 S, 78932; Highway 237 is almost halfway between Austin and Houston, just off Highway 290.

“This is very special and significant celebration for us,” said Susan Franks, owner, The Original Round Top Antiques Fair. “From our dealers, some of whom have been with the show since the beginning, to our continually increasing number of customers who have embraced us, we are proud of The Original Round Top Antiques Fair’s rich history and future.”

The show’s roots originated in October 1968 when show promoter Emma Lee Turney launched the Round Top Antiques Fair at the Round Top Rifle Hall. In 2005, Susan Franks purchased from Turney what became The Original Round Top Antiques Fair. During the 13 years that Franks has owned the show, offerings expanded from early American country to include European antiques and an eclectic mix of authentic items that shoppers are unable to find elsewhere. The Original Round Top Antiques Fair is situated in three venues on the same property: The Big Red Barn; The Annex, and The Continental Tent.

“This show’s foundation was built on quality antiques and I remain true to those roots,” said Franks.

Located in the Big Red Barn Event Center, 475 Texas HWY 237 S, 78932, The Original Round Top Antiques Fair Spring show hours are:

Monday, April 2 (9 AM - 6 PM)
Tuesday, April 3 (9 AM - 7 PM)
Wednesday, April 4 – Friday, April 5 (9 AM - 5 PM)
Saturday, April 7 (9 AM - 4 PM).

For tickets and more information, http://www.roundtoptexasantiques.com; 512-237-4747. For questions regarding lodging, please contact rtantiquesfair(at)gmail(dot)com.

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