UTICA- The Stanley theatre hosts the 19th annual Antiquefest that invites antique hunters and collectors from all over the Northeast.
The lobby of the historic theatre was filled with over 32 dealers, glass grinding, appraising and a 50/50 raffle that benefits the Stanley.
Dealers save merchandise throughout the year for this particular event, and there were several new items to share.
Organizers said this show has gained popularity throughout the years. "For one thing, its been an established show and I think people are getting used to coming here," said Jerry Dischiavo. He went on to say sveral people who walked through the doors of the Stanley said they've been to the event before.
Ancora also served soups while people were looking around.
Antiquefest continues Sunday, January 27 from 10 a.m.- 4p.m., and tickets are $7.00.