News-Antique.com - Jan 27,2011 - 35th Annual Pineapple Antique Show
March 17th thru March 19th, 2011
Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, located at 801 North Tamiami Trail (US 41),
in Sarasota, FL
The 2011 Pineapple Antique Show & Sale will celebrate its 35th year at the Proceeds from this show will benefit charities in Sarasota and Manatee Counties
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 29, 2011 – SHOW DATES: Thursday, March 17, 2011 (Evening Preview Party & Sale), Friday and Saturday, March 18th and 19th, 2011 – presented by the United Methodist Women of historic First United Methodist Church, Sarasota - - Sarasota’s FIRST CHURCH! Over 40 quality antique dealers are represented at the Pineapple Show, featuring American & English Antiques, Fine Art, Fine Jewelry, China, Collectibles, Crystal, Elegant Glassware, Linens, Porcelain, Pottery, Primitives, Toys and MORE!
The Pineapple Gallery Boutique features antiques, collectibles, artwork, costume jewelry, crafts, and gifts. The Pantry & Market sells fabulous homemade cakes, pies, cookies, fudge, breads, jams and jellies. Our superb Silent Auction and Door Prizes, will offer something new and different every day. Orchids, Ferns and Books will be sold.
Pineapple Show Hours:
Thursday, March 17 - 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm – ticket price $15 at the door; $10 in advance – tickets valid entire show. Ticket price includes Hors d’ oeuvres and Jazz trio at 6:30 pm
Friday, March 18, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm - $6 ($5 with discount coupon) valid 2 days
Saturday, March 19, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – admission same as above
Friday and Saturday a luncheon will be available for $8/person (includes beverage and desert)
Advance tickets are available at Artisans’ World Marketplace, Sarasota; First United Methodist Church office, 104 S. Pineapple Avenue, Sarasota; Jack Vinales Antiques, Sarasota; Savantiques, Osprey
Over 40 Quality Dealers; Door Prizes; Pineapple Gallery; Pantry/Market; Orchids and More! Luncheon
Over $350,000 has been donated to Sarasota and Manatee charities since the shows inception. Proceeds have been donated to organizations such as: All Faiths Food Bank, Baby Basics of Sarasota County, Caritas, Children First, Community Mobile Meals (Meals on Wheels), Family Law Connection (formerly Women’s Legal Fund), Family Promise of Sarasota, First Step, Florida Impact, Habitat for Humanity, Manasota AIDS Foundation, Mothers Helping Mothers, NAMI, Resurrection House, Second Chance – Last Opportunity, SPARCC, Venice Area Mobile Meals and the “Y” Achievers Program.