MILLVILLE, NJ (January 9, 2020) – Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center will host the Mid-Winter Antique Show on January 25 and 26, 2020. This show spotlights approximately 40 quality dealers, attracting thousands of visitors from the Mid-Atlantic region. Located in the Event Center at WheatonArts, attendees can explore a wide selection of antique furniture, books, ceramics, glass, jewelry, linens, memorabilia, paper, toys, pottery, primitives, vintage accessories, and more. Visitors are also welcome to browse through the award-winning Museum Stores, along with a special opening of the Museum of American Glass and the Artist Studios open during both days of the Antique Show.
On Saturday, January 25, WheatonArts will host a Members Only Preview at 9:30 a.m. and the show will open to the General Public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Sunday, January 26, the show will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $6 per person. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase onsite.
As a special for Antique Show attendees, the Museum of American Glass will be open during the Antique Show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with group tours at 11:30 am and 1 p.m. both days. Visitors are asked to be aware the Museum is in the process of exhibition de-installation and routine maintenance. The Glass Studio and the Pottery Studio will also be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for walk-through. However, no narrated demonstrations will be scheduled. The award-winning Museum Stores will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the show as well.
For more information about WheatonArts, call 1-800-998-4552 or 856-825-6800, or visit online at wheatonarts.org. Please submit requests for press images to email@example.com.
WheatonArts strives to ensure the accessibility of its exhibitions, events, and programs to all persons with disabilities. Please provide two weeks notice of additional needs. Patrons with hearing and speech disabilities may contact WheatonArts through the New Jersey Relay Service (TRS) 800-852-7899 or by dialing 711.
Funding has been made possible in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the New Jersey Cultural Trust. WheatonArts receives general operating support from the New Jersey Historical Commission, Division of Cultural Affairs in the New Jersey Department of State, and is supported in part by the New Jersey Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, founded as Wheaton Village in 1968, is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to engage artists and audiences in an evolving exploration of creativity. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2020, WheatonArts has earned regional, national and international recognition for its unique collections and programs. From April through December, the Museum of American Glass and Down Jersey Folklife Center present special exhibitions along with tours and educational programming. The Museum of American Glass is at the heart of the Center, housing one of the most comprehensive collections of glass produced in America—from the first glass bottles made in America to celebrated works by Dale Chihuly, Paul Stankard, and other contemporary artists working in glass. The Artist Studios (Glass, Pottery, and Flamework) offer demonstrations and opportunities for visitors to meet informally with resident artists as they watch the skillful transformation of clay and molten glass into beautiful objects. WheatonArts also offers traditional and multi-cultural programs, classes, performances, and annual weekend festivals. The award-winning Museum Stores offer a variety of traditional and contemporary art and crafts in all mediums.