Annual Outdoor Antiques Show and Preview Party


The Golden Ball Tavern Museum's 50th Annual Outdoor Antiques Show will be held Saturday, September 30th, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on the grounds of the museum.  Our Barn Preview Party is on Friday evening, September 29th at 6 p.m. and tickets for the party can be purchased in advance by clicking Join and Contribute above.

Have a look at Weston Media's brief video of the 2014 show and all the fun to be had by clicking on the link below!

Golden Ball Day 2014

Proceeds from this event are the primary source of funds for the on-going restoration and development of the Golden Ball Tavern as a museum and educational resource for schools and for students of the history of architecture and the decorative arts.

General Admission on the day of the Antiques Show is $7.00, (cash or check please) which includes admission to the grounds and a Tavern tour. Children under 12 are admitted free.  Early Admission at 7:00 a.m. on the day of the Show is $25.00 per person and gives you early access to the Antiques.  

If you are not already a member you can join on the day of the show and admission will be included with your 'on the spot' membership (regular admission only).  

The show includes nearly 100 selected dealers from New England, New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The Barn of Donations features items given by Friends of the Golden Ball Tavern and others - this treasure trove of furniture, glassware, paintings and more offers a great opportunity to find a bargain and support the museum! There will be music and food available at the Tavern Cafe. 

A full luncheon under the tent is available on the day of the show.  Saturday Luncheon Tickets are $40 ($20.00 tax deductible), entitling holders to admission to the grounds, a Tavern tour, and luncheon under the Tent.

Our Barn Preview Party is on Friday evening, September 29th at 6 p.m. Ticket holders enjoy early access to our popular Barn items and have the opportunity to further support the Museum.  The ticket price of $100 per person ($75 of which is tax deductible) includes cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, early access to the Barn's offering of donated items and also entitles holders to admission to Saturday's Antiques Show, Luncheon under the Tent on the day of the show which includes delicious food and beverages of choice and a single Membership to the museum for the year.  You can click on Join and Contribute above to buy tickets for the Preview Party today or you can call Tare Newbury at 781-235-7477 or contact the museum at 781-894-1751, 

If you would like to attend the Barn Preview Party only - tickets are available for $50 ($35 is tax deductible) - also available by clicking on Join and Contribute above.