The “ORIGINAL 179th SEMI-ANNUAL YORK ANTIQUES SHOW & SALE” is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, September 23 & 24, 2022 at MEMORIAL HALL EAST, located within the York Fairgrounds Convention & Expo Center at 334 Carlisle Avenue in downtown York, Pennsylvania.  This extremely popular event will feature 75 carefully screened exhibitors in room settings offering an impressive breadth of antiques, including 18th and 19th century period American and English furniture, American country pieces in original paint and decoration, fine early porcelain and pottery, Oriental carpets, quilts, hooked rugs, samplers, and other textiles, lighting, vintage holiday items, including Halloween and Christmas, historic ephemera, early kitchen and fireplace pieces, Native American artifacts, pueblo pottery and baskets, estate jewelry, vintage toys, and much more.  Melvin L. Arion, show promoter, does an outstanding job of assembling top-notch participants, while keeping the variety as broad as possible to ensure that nearly anyone can find a “new” treasure at York.  In addition, all major credit cards are accepted, making buying as convenient as possible.

Because of the superb over-all quality of merchandise offered here, this York Show isconsideredoneofTHE PREMIER antiquing events inthe mid-Atlantic regionAlso, according to Arion, it’s the second oldest antiques show in the entire country.

The hours on Friday are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p. m.  Please note: the show is two days long this time, not three as in previous years.  Parking is FREE.  The building is smoke-free and air-conditioned.  And, food will be available.  

ADMISSION is $10/person, $9 with this article or an ad.

PLEASE NOTE: ALL CDC protocols regarding Covid-19 will be strictly followed.

For more information, go to, call Arion at (302) 542-3286 or during the show ONLY at (717) 718-1097, or visit their Facebook page at The Original Semi-Annual York Antiques Show & Sale.