Sunday, April 27, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cost: $7, students FREE
The National Black Memorabilia & Collectible Show will be Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27, 2014 at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds, 16 Chestnut Street, in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Show hours are Saturday, 10 am - 7 pm, and Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm. Admission is $7 and students are admitted FREE. This is an educational event for the whole family on African American history and culture. This is the 30th year for this event in the Greater Washington, DC area. There will be many vendors with black memorabilia and collectibles for sale including slavery artifacts, books, stamps, paintings, prints, textiles, autographs, toys, dolls, advertisements, crafts, photos, art, political and civil rights memorabilia, kitchen collectibles, coins, movie memorabilia, posters, Civil War, sports and entertainment memorabilia, postcards and much more. There will be educational exhibits including slavery artifacts, Jim Crow memorabilia, Buffalo Soldiers, Negro League Baseball, Marcus Garvey, Black Panther Party, Tuskegee Airmen, Malcolm X, George Washington Carver, Dorothy Dandridge and others. There will be autograph sessions with Negro League Baseball Players, Tuskegee Airmen and other celebrities. There will be plenty of good food and free parking. The show is indoors and will be held rain or shine. To reach the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Gaithersburg take I-270 exit 11 and follow the signs. For more information call (301)649-1915 or view the website www.johnsonshows.com.