Buyer, Collector Information

Buyer Info

If you are attending Iowa Gas as a Non-Vendor you will find the largest selection of quality merchandise available anywhere.  At Iowa Gas over 200 Vendors offer a wide variety of interesting items.  The Auction accepts 500 exciting items for your bidding.  This event is your best opportunity to add quality pieces to your collection.  You will always find many items offered at bargain prices. There is no admission fee to attend Iowa Gas.  There are many near by hotels for your lodging.  Parking is very limited (see “Essential Information“).

The event is scheduled for Wednesday – Friday swap meet and an Auction (TBD).  Vendors are allowed to set up on Wednesday (time TBD).  Vending takes place in the Hotel Parking Lot, the Exhibition Hall and the Courtyard.  Some vendors only sell from their hotel rooms.  Many vendors offer merchandise during room to room trading each evening. Lodging at the host Holiday Inn is reserved for our Vendors and Registered Guests only.  If you desire lodging at the Holiday Inn you must register for the event.  That fee is $75.00 and you will be placed on our mailing list and will receive information on future events. Your registration fee also pays for:

  • Directory of all participants
  • Iowa Gas Commemorative Pin

Vendors get first opportunity at securing rooms at the hotel.  Rooms for Registered Non-Vendors will open up on June 1st and will be assigned on a first come, first serve, bases.