MILLVILLE, NJ (January 13, 2018) – Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center will host the Mid-Winter Antiques Show on February 3 and 4. 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. Refreshments by Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine will be available for purchase in the Event Center lobby. Visitors are also welcome to browse through the award-winning Museum Stores, the Museum of American Glass and the Artist Studios open during both days of the Antique Show.
Show hours: Saturday, February 3 – WheatonArts Members Preview at 9:30 a.m. General Public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, February 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5.00 per person. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase in the Event Center by Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine.
WheatonArts is a participant in Museums on Us®, a customer-benefit program offering free admission for a Bank of America cardholder to the finest museums and cultural institutions from coast to coast on the first full weekend of each month of 2018. Cardholders will be admitted at no charge.
In January, February, and March the Museum of American Glass and the Artist Studios are closed. The Museum Stores are open only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., during these three months. No ticket required. WheatonArts returns to its six-day operating schedule (Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) on April 1.
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.
WheatonArts 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. The mission will be advanced through the interpretation of collections and exhibitions; education initiatives and culturally diverse public programs; residencies and other opportunities for artists. With a history spanning four decades, WheatonArts has earned regional, national and international recognition for its unique collections and programs. The Museum of American Glass is at the heart of the Center, housing the most comprehensive collection 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 who work in glass. Visitors experience the art of glassmaking, ceramics and flameworking in the Artists Studios. From April through December the Museum of American Glass and Gallery of Fine Craft present special exhibitions. WheatonArts also offers traditional and multi-cultural programs, classes, workshops, performances, and weekend festivals. The award-winning Museum Stores offer traditional and contemporary art and craft in all mediums.