Brimfield’s legendary outdoor antiques and collectibles fair begins at dawn Tuesday, May 14, in fields along Route 20 in Massachusetts. The event features thousands of dealers and even more attendees. Some fields charge $5 admission and parking is about $10. Show ends Sunday, May 19. Information: www.brimfield.com.
If you brake for antiques, you’ll want a copy of Mystic Country’s new “Antiques Trail”, a free guide to antiquing in Eastern Connecticut. Along with descriptions of 30 antique emporiums, the guide includes information on the restaurants, nature trails, attractions and historical destinations near each shop. You can download and print the brochure at www.Mystic.org/antiquestrail or request to have one sent by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 860-536-8822.