This Year’s Antiques Fairs in East Anglia

A guide to the East of England’s antique fairs and markets.

The East of England has plenty of antique fairs, markets and festivals. It’s a great location for antiques shopping. Most antique fairs are free entry or only a couple of pounds to enter, have free parking, are dog-friendly and have on-site refreshments. For a cheap day out, visit one of the East of England’s best antiques fairs.

With lots of ground to cover, we’ve pulled together a list of annual antiques markets and fairs taking place in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.

(We’ll update this list as new events are added so do check back…)

Antiques Fairs in Norfolk

Blakeney Village Hall Antiques Fair, 8 & 22 March, 12 & 26 April, 10 & 24 May, 14 & 28 June, 12 & 26 July, 9 & 23 August, 13 & 27 September, 11 & 25 October, 8 & 22 November and 27 December

Blakeney Village Hall, Langham Road, Blakeney

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1.

Antiques & Collectors Fair Community Hall, 17 March, 21 April, 12 May, 2, 9, 16, 21, 23 & 30 June, 7, 14 & 28 July, 4, 11, 19, 20, 21 & 25 August, 15 September, 13 October and 17 November

Community Hall, Garden Street, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9HH

Free entry

Norfolk Snettisham Fleamarket, 28 March, 18 April, 16 May, 26 September, 17 October, 14 November, 5 December and 2 January 2021

The Memorial Hall, 13 Old Church Rd, Snettisham, Norfolk, PE31 7LX

Open 9am-3pm. Entry 50p

Hingham Antiques Fair, 29 March, 26 April, 31 May, 28 June, 26 July, 30 August, 27 September, 25 October and 29 November

The Sports Hall, Springfield Way, Hingham, Norfolk, NR9 4HB

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £2

Hemsby Antiques & Collectors Event, 22 March, 19 April, 24 May, 21 June, 25-26 July, 23 August, 18 October, 22 November and 20 December

Hemsby Village Hall & Social Club, Waters Lane, Waters Lane, NR29 4LE

Open 8.30am-3.30pm. Free entry

Norwich Brocante, 5 April, 2 May, 13 June, 11 July, 5 September, 10 October, 14 November and 19 December

St Andrews Hall, St Andrews Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1AU

Militaria Fair Thetford Norfolk, 5 April, 5 July and 4 October

Thetford Leisure Centre, Croxton Rd, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1JD

Open 10am-2pm. Entry £3, under 16s free.

Norfolk’s Collectors Fair at The Parish Hall, 11 April, 2 & 16 May, 6 June, 4 July, 31 August, 5 September, 3 October, 7 November, 12 December

Parish Hall, Church Street, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9ES

Open 8am-3.30pm. Free entry

Norfolk Showground Antique and Collectors Fair, 12-13 April, 18-19 July and 31 October – 1 November

Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, New Costessy, Norwich, NR5 0TT

Entry £5

Loddon Antiques & Collectors Fair, 19 April, 24 May, 20 September and 22 November

Jubilee Hall, George Lane, Loddon, Norfolk, NR14 6NB

Entry £1

Original Kings Lynn Fleamarket, 25 April

Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1LW

Watton Antiques & Collectables Fair, 26 April, 5 July, 13 September, 11 October and 13 December

The Queens Hall, Norwich Road, Watton, Norfolk, IP25 6DA

Open 9am-3.30pm. Free entry

Roydon Antiques & Collectors Fair, 9 May, 13 June, 26 September and 28 November

Village Hall, High road, Roydon, Diss Norfolk, IP22 5RB

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry 50p, under 14s free

Wrentham Village Hall Antiques & Collector Fair, 10 May, 6 September and 8 November

Wrentham Village Hall, London Road, Beccles, Norfolk, NR34 7HJ

Entry free

Little Vintage Lover Fair in Norfolk, 17 May

Mannington Estate, Mannington, Itteringham, Norfolk, NR11 7BB

The Grand Brocante at Riddlesworth Hall, 14 June

Riddlesworth Hall, Frenze Hall Lane, Diss, IP22 2TA

Open 9am-3pm. Entry £3

Reepham Objects & Antiques Festival, 28 June

Market Place, Reepham, Norfolk, NR10 4JJ

Free entry

NASADA Antiques Fair, 12 July,

The Norfolk Lounge at NCFC, Carrow Road Stadium, Norwich, NR1 1JE

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £3

Stalham Vintage and Collectables Street Market, 16 August

High Street and Town Hall, Stalham, Norfolk, NR12 8AH

Open 10am-4pm. Free entry

Antiques & Craft Fair Aylsham High School, 3-4 October

Aylsham High School, Sir Williams Lane, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6AN

The Holkham Hall Antiques Fair, 16-18 October

The Holkham Hall, Wells next the sea, Norfolk, NR23 1AB

Open 11am to 5 pm admission £5.

Antiques Fairs in Suffolk

Long Melford Antiques and Vintage Fair, last Saturday and Sunday of every month, January to November

The Old School, Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9DX

Open 9.30am-4pm. Entry £1, under 16s free.

Suffolk’s Graham Turner Antiques Fairs, First Wednesday of every month

Long Melford Village Memorial Hall, Chemists Lane, (opposite The Bull Hotel), Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9LQ

Open 9.30am-3.30pm

Clare Antiques Fair, 10-11 April, 6-7 June, 22-23 August, 17-18 October

Clare Town Hall, Market Hill, Clare, Suffolk, CO10 8NN

Open 9am-4pm. Entry £1.

Stonham Barns Antiques, Vintage, Retro & Collectors Fair, 29 March

Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspel, Suffolk, IP14 6AT

Open Saturday 10am – 4pm, Sunday 9am – 3pm. Entry Saturday £3, Sunday £2

Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market, 4 April, 2 May, 6 June, 4 July, 1 August, 5 September, 3 October, 7 November and 5 December

The Old Print Works, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8AP

Open 9am-3pm. Free entry.

Suffolk Antiques & Collectors Fair, 19 April, 14 June, 9 August, 18 October and 21 November

Lavenham Village Hall, Church Street, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9QT

Open 9.30am-4pm. Entry £1

The Spring Garden & Artisan Market, 26 April

Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Suffolk, IP13 0BT

Open 9am-3pm. Entry £3

Beccles Antiques Street Market, 3 May & 9 August

Beccles Town Centre, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9HA

Free entry. Read our guide to visiting Beccles

The Famous Copdock Antiques & Collectors Fair, 3 May and 7 June

The Best Wesern Ipswich Hotel (Formerly the Cameo), Old Ipswich Road, Copdock, Suffolk, IP8 3JD

Entry £2

Newmarket Racecourse Antique and 20th Century Fair, 10 May, 16 August and 15 November

Newmarket Racecourse (Rowley Mile), The Heath, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0TF

Open 9.30am-4pm. Entry £3.50

The Bungay Antiques Street Fair, 26 July

Earsham Street, Bungay, Suffolk, NR35 1AF

Antiques Roadshow Christchurch Mansion, 26 July

Christchurch Mansion, Soane St, Ipswich, IP4 2BE

Free entry

Southwold Fine Art and Antiques Fair, 10-12 April & 28-30 August

Saint Felix School, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6SD

Open 11am-5pm, Admission £4 under 16’s free.

Suffolk’s The Fair on the Green Southwold, 2 August

Southwold Suffolk, South Green to Gun Hill, Suffolk, IP18 6HB

Open 9am-4pm. Free entry

Halesworth Antiques Street Market, 30 August

Halesworth Thoroughfare, Market Place, Suffolk, IP19 8AP

Open 9am-3pm

The Winter Fair Glemham Hall, 14-15 November

Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Suffolk, IP13 0BT

April 19 2019:Peterborough Festival of Antiques at the East of England Showground

Cambridgeshire Antique Fairs and Markets

Hinchingbrooke House Antiques Fair, 21 -22 March, 6-7 June, 26-27 September and 28-29 November

Hinchingbrooke House, Brampton Rd, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 3BN

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £3.

Great Chishill Antiques & Vintage Fair, 5 April, 3 May, 6 September, 4 October and 1 November

Village Hall, Hall Lane, Great Chishill, Cambridge, SG8 8SH

The Ely Antiques and Collectables Fair, 12 April, 10 May and 14 June

Centre E, 24 Barton Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4DE

Open from 10am. Entry £1

Peterborough Festival of Antiques, 10-11 April and 2-3 October

The East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 6HE

Open Friday 10am-4.30pm, Saturday 9am-4.30pm. Entry £7.50

St Ives Antiques Fair, 12-13 April, 24-25 May, 30-31 August and 7-8 November

The Burgess Hall (One Leisure), Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambs, PE27 6WU

Open 10am-4pm

The Orwell Antiques and Vintage Fair Cambridge, 17 May and 11 October

Village Hall, High Street, Orwell, Cambridge, SG8 5QN

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1

The Curiosity Fair Gt Shelford, 27-28 June, 25-26 July, 26-27 September and 24-25 October

120 Cambridge Road, Gt Shelford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 5JT

The Festival of Vintage East, 26-27 September

East of England Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambs, PE2 6XE

Open 10am-5pm

Essex Antique Fairs

Maldon Antiques and Collectors Fair, First Saturday of the month

Quaker Hall, Butt Lane, Maldon

Open 9am-4pm

Essex Curiosity Saffron Walden, 28 March

Saffron Walden Friends Meeting House, High Street, Essex CB10 1AA

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1

Essex Museum of Power Antique & Vintage Fair, 29 March and 18 October

The Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6QA

Open 9.30am-4pm. Entry £3

Brentwood Centre Antiques & Collectors Fair, 12-13 April, 24-25 May, 30-31 August and 29 November

The Brentwood Centre, Doddinghurst Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9NN

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £3.50

Great Dunmow Jewellery Fair, 4 April and 21 November

Foakes Hall, Stortford Road, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1DG

Colchester Antiques, Vintage, Retro & Collectors Fair, 5 April

Charter Hall, Leisure World, Cowdray Avenue (A133) AA Signposted, Essex, CO1 1YH

Entry £2.50

Southend Vintage Fair, 5 April and 11 October

Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre, Garon Park, Eastern Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS2 4FA

Entry £3

Essex Antiques & Collectables Fair Ingatestone, 13 April and 31 August

Ingatestone Community Centre, 7 High Street, Ingatestone Essex, CM4 9ED

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £1.

Rural Magpie Great Chesterford Jewellery Fair, 25 April and 7-8 November

The Chesterfords Community Centre, Newmarket Road, Great Chesterford, Essex, CB10 1NS

Rayleigh Antiques and Collectors Fair, 26 April, 21 June, 6 September and 15 November

The Mill Arts Centre, Bellingham Lane, Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 7ED

Open 9.30am – 4pm. Entry £2.50

Theydon Bois Antiques & Collectables Fair, 2 May, 10 October and 12 December

Theydon Bois Village Hall, Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, Essex, CM16 7ER

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £1

North Weald (Bassett) Antiques & Collectables Fair, 25 May, 26 September and 7 November

North Weald Village Hall, High Road, North Weald, Essex, CM16 6BU

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £1

Essex Mountnessing Antiques & Collectors Fair, 22 October

Mountnessing Village Hall, Roman Road, Mountnessing, Essex, CM15 0UG

Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Entry £1

Antique Fairs in Hertfordshire

The Hertfordshire Militaria & Medal Fair, 29 March

Rickmansworth School, Scots Hill, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 2AQ

Entry £4

St Albans Antiques and Vintage Market, 19 April, 17 May, 28 June, 19 July, 16 August, 20 September, 18 October and 6 December

St Peters Street, St Albans AL1 3DH

Open 9am – 3pm

Ware Antiques & Collectors Fair plus Flea Market, 19 April, 17 May, 21 June, 19 July, 20 September, 18 October and 15 November

Age Concern Hall, Priory Street, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 0DE

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1

The Little Hadham Village Hall Antiques Fair, 10 May, 13 September and 8 November

Little Hadham Village Hall, The Ford, Little Hadham, SG11 2BP

9.30am – 4pm. Entry £1

Big St Albans Antique & Vintage & Fair, 31 May and 15 November

Oaklands College, St Albans Campus, Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0JA

Open 10am – 4pm. Entry £3

Berkhamsted Antique and Collectors Fair, 29 March, 31 May, 30 August and 29 November

Berkhamsted Sports Centre, Lagley Meadow, Douglas Gardens, Berkhamsted, Herts, HP4 3QQ

Open 9.30am-4pm

Sarratt Village Hall Antique & Collectables Fair, 12 April, 10 May, 14 June, 12 July, 9 August, 13 September, 11 October, 8 November and 13 December

Sarratt Village Hall, The Green, Hertfordshire, WD3 6AS

Open 9am – 4pm. Entry £1

White Knight Bushey Meads School Fair, 26 April, 24 May, 28 June, 26 July, 27 September, 25 October and 22 November

Coldharbour Lane, Bushey, Hertfordshire, WD23 4PA

Open 8.30am-3pm.

Ware Vintage Fair, 25 October

Ware Drill Hall, 17 Amwell End, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9HP

Open 10am-4.30pm. Entry £2

Bedfordshire Antique Fairs

P.B’s Antiques & Collectors Fair – Ampthill, 22 March and 26 April

Parkside Hall, Woburn Street, Ampthill, Bedfordshire, MK45 2HX

Open 9.30am – 3.30pm. Entry £1.

Bedfordshire’s Antiques & Collectors Fair, 4 April and 2 May

St Pauls Church, St Pauls Square, Bedford, MK40 1SQ

Open 10am-4pm. Entry £1

Flitwick Antiques and Collectors Fair, 5 April, 3 May, 7 June, 5 July, 2 August, 6 September, 4 October, 1 November and 6 December

Bedfordshire Flitwick Village Hall, Dunstable Road, Flitwick, Bedfordshire, MK45 1HP

Biggleswade Antique & Vintage Fair, 19 April, 17 May, 21 June, 20 September, 18 October, 15 November and 20 December

The Weatherley Centre, Eagle Farm Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8JH

Open 9.30am-4pm. Entry £2

Woburn Antiques and Collectors Fair, 10 May, 14 June, 12 July, 9 August, 11 October, 8 November and 13 December

Woburn Village Hall, Crawley Road, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9QD

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