August's best antiques and vintage fairs around the UK

H&A's directory to the best antiques and vintage fairs in August

Hurrah! Summer is finally here! So why not make the most of the weekend sunshine with our guide to the best antiques and vintage fairs this August?

NORTH & SCOTLAND

4th–6th The Decorative Home & Salvage Show, Cheshire Showground, Tabley, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 0JE. 10am–5pm (12pm to 5pm Friday). £5 (£10 Friday). 01298 27493.

5th Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair, Albert Halls, Dumbarton Road, Stirling, FK8 2QL; 10am–4pm. £2. 01764 654555. 

5th AdVintageous Vintage Fair, Leeds City Market, 28–34 George Street, Leeds, LS2 7HY. 10am–4pm. Free. 

12th Rose & Brown Vintage Fair (part of Bradford Car Classic 2017), Banqueting Hall, City Hall, Centenary Square, Bradford, BD1 1HY. Free. 10am–4pm. 07985 181120.

12th–13th Crafty Vintage at Hoghton Tower, Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, nr Preston, PR5 0SH. 10am–6pm Saturday, 10am–5pm Sunday. £3.

12th–13th The Great Wetherby Racecourse Antiques Fair, Wetherby Racecourse, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS22 5EJ. 8am–5pm Saturday, 9am–4pm Sunday. £4 (£5 before 9am Sat). 01332 830444.

13th The Vintage Village, Stockport Covered Market Hall, Market Place, Stockport, SK1 1EU. 10am–4pm. £2. 

19th–20th Vintage Weekend at Lotherton Hall, Lotherton Hall, Aberford, Leeds, LS25 3EB. 11am–4pm. Fees for the hall. 07985 181120.

27th AdVintageous Vintage Fair, The Spa, South Marine Drive, Bridlington, East Yorkshire, YO15 3JH. 10am–4pm. £3.

WEST & WALES

6th Liberty Green Antiques & Collectables Fair, Beaufort Park Hotel, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6RQ. 9am–4pm. £1. 07572 109520.

6th The Frome Independent – More Than a Market, Frome town centre, Somerset, BA11. 10am–3pm. Free. 

12th Liberty Green Antiques Fair, Memorial Hall, Bodhyfryd, Wrexham, LL12 7AG. 9am–3.30pm. £1. 07572 109520.

12th Antiques Fair, Matford Park Road, Marsh Barton Trading Estate, Exeter, EX2 8FD. 9am–4pm. £3.50 (£4.50 before 10am). 01363 776600.

12th Lostwithiel Antiques & Collectors Market, Scout Hut, Cattle Market Car Park, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0HE. 10am–1pm. 50p. 01503 240768

27th Purbeck Antiques and Collectors Fair, Furzebrook Hall, Furzebrook, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5AR. 10am–4pm. £1. 01929 761398.

27th The Giant Shepton Flea Market, The Royal Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN. 9.30am–4pm. £4.50. 01278 784912.

SOUTH 

4th–5th Newbury Antiques & Collectors Fair, Newbury Showground, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Newbury, Berkshire, RG18 9QZ. 8.30am–5pm Friday, 9am–4pm Saturday. £5 (£10 before 9.30am Friday). 01636 702326.

5th Antiques & Collectors Fair, Mill Hill Village, St Paul’s Church Hall, The Ridgeway, London, NW7 1QU. 9am–4pm. £1. 07887 648255.

6th Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair, Lingfield Park Racecourse, Racecourse Road, Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6PQ. 9.30am–4pm. £3 (£5 before 10.30am). 01293 690777.  

6th The Great Southern Flea, Nash Street, Lower Dicker, nr Eastbourne, Sussex, BN27 4AA. 8.30am–3.30pm. £3. 01636 676531.

8th & 29th Sunbury Antiques Market, Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ. 6.30am–2pm. Free. 01932 230946.

12th–13th Firle Vintage Fair, Firle Park, nr Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6LP. 9.30am–5.30pm. £8. 

15th Antiques Fair, Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey, KT18 5LQ. 9am–3pm. £3. 01584 873634.

19th Vintage & Very Nice Market Bazaar, The Assembly Rooms, North Street, Chichester, PO19 1LQ. 10am–5pm. Free. 

22nd Sandown Park Market, Sandown Park Racecourse, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AJ. From 8am. Free (parking £5). 01636 702326.

27th Brighton Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair, Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9XZ. 9.30am–4pm. £3 (£5 before 10.30am). 01293 690777.   

28th Winchester Antiques, Collectables & Decorative Art Fair, River Park Leisure Centre, Winchester,  Hampshire, SO23 7DD. 9am–3.30pm. £2. 07775 816283

EAST

5th Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market, The Old Print Works, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8AP. 9.30am–3.30pm. Free. 01986 948546

6th Little Vintage Lover Fair, Heydon Village Hall, The Street, Heydon, Norfolk, NR11 6AD. 10am–4pm. £2.

12th The City Antiques Fair and Fleamarket, St Andrew’s Hall, St Andrew’s Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1AU. 9am–4.30pm. £2. 07867 521184.

19th Mainwaring’s Seaside Brocante, St Mary’s Hall, Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1DD. 10am–4pm. £1. 01227 773037

CENTRAL

11th–13th Stafford Bingley Hall Antiques Fair, County Showground, Stafford, ST18 0BD. 10am–5pm. £5. 01274 588505.

12th–13th Antiques in the County Show, Rutland County Showground, Burley Park Way, Oakham, LE15 6US. 9am–4pm Sat, 9am–3pm Sun. £5 (weekend pass). 01766 831800.

13th Antiques & Collectors Fair, Sarratt Village Hall, The Green, Sarratt, Hertfordshire, WD5 6AS. 9.30am–4pm. £1. 07887 648255.

14th–15th Lincolnshire Antiques & Home Show, Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln, LN2 2NA. 8am–5pm. £20 Monday, £5 Tuesday. 01298 27493.

17th–18th Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair, Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground, Newark, Notts, NG24 2NY. 9am–6pm Thurs, 8am–4pm Fri. £20 Thursday, £5 Friday. 01636 702326.

19th The Cotswolds Vintage Fair, Toddington Village Hall, Stow Road, Toddington, Gloucestershire, GL54 5DU. 10am–4pm. £3. 

19th Stable Yard Antiques & Collectables Market, Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HX. 10am–5pm. Free. 07751 296625.

20th Shrewsbury Antique, Vintage and Mid-Century Fair, Shrewsbury Sports Village, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 4RQ. 9.30am–3.30pm. £1.50. 01746 710033.

26th–27th Antiques Fair, Southwell Racecourse, Station Road, Rolleston, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0TS. 9.30am–4pm. £4. 07772 349431.

27th–28th St Ives Antiques Fair, Burgess Hall, One Leisure Centre, Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 6WU. 10am–4pm. £2. 01480 896866.

28th Malvern Flea & Collectors Fair, The Severn Hall, Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW. 7.30am–3.30pm. £5. 01636 676531;.

Please check before travelling, as fairs can be cancelled or postponed at the last minute.

To plan your next month's fairs pick up a copy of Homes & Antiques summer issue from 20th July. Inside are the UK's very best antiques and vintage fairs this summer!

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