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The Vintage Electronics Extravaganza!

The Vintage Electronics Extravaganza!  July 18, 19, 20, 2019
Flea Market 8AM to 3PM Friday July 19 and Saturday July 20!
General admission $5 a day

Kalamazoo Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street, Kalamazoo, MI.

For more information, contact Mark Goodwin, 9225 Moon Road, Saline, MI  48176  734-316-2803    Mark Goodwin books the spaces.

Alternate contact:  Mark Oppat at 734-207-2346.   Mark Oppat can answer general questions about the event.

Some FAQs for dealers about the event: 

When can I load in my stuff for sale?  Load in runs 4pm-9pm Thurs, and starting 7am Friday morning.

Is there AC power everywhere?  YES but it must be requested in advance with your registration

How easy is the load-in?  VERY EASY !  the hall has polished concrete floors for easy rolling.  The load in doors are large and you can get real close usually.  The club has 3′ long carts on site but please bring your own if you can.

What can I sell?  Generally anything 25 years or older that is electronic, or related items such as recordings, ephemera, signs, parts, restoration supplies, etc.  Reproductions of vintage items are OK if they are noted as such.  While acoustic phonos are technically mechanical devices, nobody will object to such things.

Who runs the event?  The VEE is produced by MARC, the Michigan Antique Radio Club and is staffed by volunteers- primarily the Board of MARC and spouses.  Volunteers are welcome for this or the Winter VEE,  contact any Board member if you would like to volunteer, run for office or have any ideas for the club or events.

How many Marks are involved?   Four , with one assisting off site !  Mark G, Mark O, Mark Y and Mark M are all on site,  Mark K & Mark W help with publicity.   Eventually everyone in the  MARC club will be named Mark.

What is new for 2019?  We will be offering outside seller spaces.  See registration form/online store  for more information.

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Friday 7-19-19 – Extravaganza ‘19

7amRegistration and Seller load-in beginsMain Expo
7am-3pmFood service openMain Expo
8amFlea Market opensMain Expo
10am-1pmAuction check-inExpo North
10am-noonContestant check-in
Display set-up
(Removal on Saturday)
Expo North
10-11:30amProgram TBAExpo North
1-2pmAuction Item viewingExpo North
1-2pmContest JudgingExpo North
2pmLive AuctionExpo North
2-6pmContest & Exhibit ViewingExpo North
4pm50/50 Raffle Drawing
Sellers Drawing
Expo North
6:45pmDoors close for the day
7:30-9:30pmThe President’s Reception and
Show and Tell – bring a favorite
to share! Cash Bar
Four Points
by Sheraton
on Cork Street
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Saturday 7-20-19 – Extravaganza ’19

8amRegistration opensLobby
8amDoors open at the Expo Center –
Flea Market opens
Main Expo +
Expo North
8am-3pmFood service openMain Expo
9amSilent Auction #1 check-inExpo North
9:30-11amProgram Mark Oppat -“Repair
Tricks and Tips” Mark, owner of
Antique Audio in Plymouth MI has
40 years experience in the repair
business. He wants to share some
of his hard-won tips and shortcuts
with you.
Expo North
10:30-11:30amSilent Auction #1 biddingExpo north
11:30amSilent Auction #2 check-inExpo North
NoonContest Viewing ends, items
may be removed
Expo North
12:30-1:30pmSilent Auction #2 biddingExpo North
3pm50/50 Raffle Drawing
Sellers Drawing
Main Expo
3pmBargain auctionMain Expo
6pmDoors close. Thanks for
coming and see you next year!