Book Fairs | February 26, 2014

The Spring Long Island Vintage Paper Show


GARDEN CITY, NY, APRIL 12 & 13, 2014—Flamingo Eventz is proud to announce that the Spring installment of the Long Island Vintage Paper Show will return to Garden City! This is the Original—and still the Only—Vintage Paper, Book & Advertising Show on Long Island! Here you can shop where the pros shop, where you’ll find truly affordable prices, knowledgeable dealers, and the very best in Vintage Works on Paper!

Once again, prominent exhibitors from across the United States will gather to present an outstanding array of the finest rare and unusual old books, maps, prints, ephemera, advertising, and much, much more! Plus, we have appraisals by John Bruno—star of the hit PBS series Market Warriors—on Sunday from 1-3pm.

It all happens Saturday April 12, 12-6 & Sunday April 13 11-4 at the Garden City Field House (formerly St. Paul’s School), 295 Stewart Avenue, Garden City, NY.

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Past Exhibitors have included: 2HB-Home Health Books, Brooklyn, NY; A Cool Of Books, Mastic, NY; Across The Pond Antiques, Hackettstown, NJ; Austin's Antiquarian Books, Wilmington, VT; Books, Note & News, Bronx, NY; Catnap Books, Cobleskill, NY; Charlotte Stone, Williston Park, NY; Collectors Paradise, W. Hempstead, NY; Collectors Shop, Marston’s Mill, MA; Colophon Books, Layton, NJ; E&S Antiques, Dix Hills, NY; G. Ross Irving Autographs, New York, NY; Gary White - Bookseller, Montrose, NY; Good Times Magazine, Westbury, NY; Gordon J. Smith, Upton, NY; Jeff Bergman Books, Fort Lee, NJ; Joe Maynard, Brooklyn, NY; John Grammer Antiques, Montgomery, NY; John Imhoff, Walden, NY; Karen & Albert Antiquinaires, Baldwin, NY; Lisa Moore, West Babylon, NY; Mori Books, Milford, NH; Old Editions, Buffalo, NY; Partners, Riverside, NY; Patricia Reilly, Brooklyn, NY; Paul Bellard/NY Book Repair, Greenlawn, NY; Ray DiMaria, Islip, NY; Somewhere In Time Books, St. James, NY; The Zussman Collection, Brigantine, NJ; Three Sisters Antiques, New Suffolk, NY; and Walk A Crooked Mile Books, Philadelphia, PA. Many of these and other fine Exhibitors will be returning to this show.

Adult Admission is $6, Young Collector’s 12-21 are $3, under 12 free with adult admission, and plenty of free parking. Hours are Saturday: 12am-6pm/Sunday: 11am-4pm. The Field House is at 295 Stewart Avenue in Garden City, NY, about 1 hour from Manhattan by car, and 40 minutes by LIRR - the Garden City Station is only three blocks from the Field House.

Dates/Hours: Saturday April 12; 12am-6pm & Sunday April 13; 11am-4pm.

Location: The Field House (Formerly St. Paul’s School), 295 Stewart Ave (corner Rockaway Ave and just two blocks west of the Garden City Hotel), Garden City, NY. Check our website,, for maps.

Admission: Adult Admission: $6, Young Collectors 12-21: $3, Under 12 free w/adult admission.

Directions: LIE to Exit 34S or Northern State Pkwy to Exit 26S - New Hyde Park Road. Travel 3 miles to Stewart Avenue. Turn Left 1.5 miles to the Field House.

Appraisals: Sunday 1-3pm at $5/item by John Bruno, star of the hit PBS series Market Warriors.

Miscellaneous: Homemade food and beverages will be available at the show, and there’s plenty of free parking.

Background: Flamingo Eventz, LLC presents the finest, most innovative, successful, and respected Vintage Book & Ephemera Fairs and Antiques Shows in the Northeast. The Bruno’s have over 25 years experience as antique dealers and over 20 years experience as professional show promoters. They are members of the Antiques & Collectibles National Association (ACNA), and John Bruno is a respected antiques appraiser and television personality who has appeared on numerous national shows appraising and discussing antiques, collectibles & memorabilia. He currently appears on Market Warriors on PBS.

Images courtesy of Flamingo Eventz.