Washington Primary School, 11 School St., Washington Depot, CT Phone: (860)868-7586.
The 2015 Washington Connecticut Antiques & Design Show will take place Columbus Day weekend, October 9-11, opening with the traditional Preview Night cocktail party on Friday from 6:30 to 9:00pm. The David Poirier Quartet will perform jazz standards during this opportunity for advance buying and browsing from an impressive assortment of exceptional antiques and contemporary décor. Gunn Memorial depends in great part upon private contributions in addition to taxpayer dollars. The Antiques & Design Show funds the town's historical museum, a division of Gunn Memorial Library, Inc. This year's show will feature 18 dealers from the east coast. Visitors will find larger furnishings, works of art, exquisite jewelry, intimate furniture and decorative accessories. Some of the dealers also produce their own lines or make custom furniture.The Antiques & Design Show will be held at Washington Primary School, 11 School Street in Washington Depot. Reservations for the Friday evening party are highly recommended. Entrance to the party begins at $125 per person. Daytime show hours are Saturday, October 10, 10 to 5 and Sunday, October 11, 10 to 4. Daily admission to the show is $10, payable at the door.