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For Immediate Release: July 13, 2015
Contact: Jan Thornburg, Sr. Communications Manager 941-954-2613


JULY 18 & 19


Sarasota, FL: The annual Christmas in July Vintage & Collectibles Fair will be held at the Municipal Auditorium, 801 N. Tamiami Trail, on Saturday, July 18 and Sunday 19.


Admission for this popular event is $3 per adult and is good for the entire weekend.  Children under 12 are free.  Concessions will be available.

The Municipal Auditorium, owned and operated by the City of Sarasota, will be decked out for the occasion.  You may even hear sleigh bells and your favorite holiday songs to help transport you to Christmastime and into the shopping spirit.  Antiques, books, collectibles, artwork, vintage clothing, glassware, outdoor décor, jewelry and more will be for sale from over 40 exhibitors.


Vintage & Collectibles Fair hours:

Saturday, July 18:    10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, July 19:      10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Each year, the City of Sarasota sponsors at least one affordable event at the Municipal Auditorium which is open to the public.


The Municipal Auditorium is located at 801 N. Tamiami Trail.  To learn more visit:


For more information about the Vintage & Collectibles Fair, contact Debbie Perez, Municipal Auditorium Manager:  941-954-4165.


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