Auto Mania Starts 2019 Carlisle Events Season
The Allentown Agri-Plex Offers Automotive Bliss Starting January 18
Thursday, November 1, 2018
It seems just like yesterday for fans of the annual Auto Mania event at the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds. Thousands of guests ventured to eastern Pennsylvania to buy, sell and trade vintage cars, parts, advertising, collectibles, literature, services and more for more than fair prices. Wait and reminisce no longer, as Auto Mania 2019, powered by Carlisle Events returns to jump start Carlisle Events 45th Anniversary season.
The annual Allentown weekend runs January 18-20 and spotlights Pennsylvania’s largest indoor and heated automotive flea market. In addition to the treasure trove of goodies within the Agri-Plex, guests can also enjoy a limited number of outdoor car corral and vending spaces. In fact, the demand for inclusion over the past few years has grown to a point where outdoor space has been expanded for yet another year.
Not far from where guests will spend hours satisfying their automotive appetite is an outlet to satisfy everyone’s culinary appetite too! Less than 200 yards from the main entrance of the Agri-Plex is the Allentown Farmer’s Market. This expansive footprint spans the underbelly of the fairgrounds grandstand and has all types of home grown and home cooked foods and treats. Much like the merchandise for sale as part of Auto Mania, the market offers affordable treasures and must be experienced first-hand to truly appreciate. This aspect of the weekend runs on Friday and Saturday only of Auto Mania weekend.
Spanning nearly three-full days, Auto Mania has entertained and assisted motor heads for decades, offering some indoor solace from the otherwise dark and chilly winter months. Auto Mania hosts those selling automotive pieces and parts, food vendors, movies, collectibles, signage, merchandise, antiques, aftermarket accessories and more, all will be offering a safe haven for like-minded enthusiasts to gather and catch up. After all, a show like this backed by Carlisle Events isn’t just an automotive weekend, it’s a reunion of sorts.
Situated conveniently off many of eastern Pennsylvania’s major roadways, Auto Mania sells out annually. Vendors and guests travel from far and wide to buy, sell and trade all automotive flea market items and to get out of the house in the midst of winter. From rare to common, unique to exotic, the event certainly does have it all!
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