Listed here are some of the shows being held in the tri-state area.  Other listings for the entire US can be found on the Internet

July 15: Ewing, NJ. 33rd Annual Christmas in July Doll & Bear Show. W. Trenton Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1. Delaware Valley Doll Club of NJ. 609-259-3428. 609-371-1902.

July 21, 2012 New York, NY, 11 am-6pm : Black Doll and Art Show,  the Riverside Church, South Hall,  490   Riverside Drive New York, NY 10027 The show offers an affordable selection of black dolls and art  not found on the shelves of big box, mall or department store shelves. This year’s show theme is “Celebrating Summer-Time Fantasy.” Admission is a nominal $5.00 and is free for children eleven years and younger  Contact: Sharon Alexander, 212-594-2455

August 12, 2012, Teaneck, NJ THE DOLL SHOW (Including Teddy Bears) 1799 TeaneckRd.,  Teaneck Armory, Teaneck, NJ ,  Free Expert Doll & Bear Appraisals   Rona or Jesse Kohler 352-527-6666

August 25, 2012Olean, NY. 3rd Annual Dolls & Bears & Miniatures Show. Knights of Columbus Hall. Southwestern York-Penn Doll Club. Wende Kenyon. 585-466-3037.

September 8, 2012: Alexander, NY. Doll Show. Firemen’s Recreation Hall. Fairland Dolls & Toys. Sue Spin. 585-591-2841

September 28-October 3, 2012, New Milford, CT Izannah Walker Doll Making Retreat, 172 Aspetuck    Ridge Road, New Milford, CT Artist Paula Walton is hosting a doll making retreat, in celebration of famed doll maker Izannah Walker’s 195th birthday. Part 1: Making Reproduction Izannah Walker Molds, Pressed Cloth Heads and Bodies and Part 2: Painting in the style of Izannah Walker, Constructing the Doll, and Reproduction Dressmaking. Participants may sign up for just one, or both sessions. Students taking the second class may finish a doll started in Part 1 or opt to make their doll using a pre-molded head and pre-sewn body parts made by Paula  Paula Walton 860-355-5709

Octobert 13, 2012, Albany, NY  36th Annual Antique Doll Show & Sale, Collectibles, Minatures St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church, Albany, NY  Jody Pomato 518-399-8287

October 14, 2012, Hershey, PA A Doll for All Seasons  Granada Gym, 30 E. Granada Avenue
Hershey, PA  Doll show and sale featuring dolls, toys, and teddy bears. Hours 10AM to 4PM. . Proceeds benefit the Central PA Food Bank and educational programs of the Central Penn Doll Collectors Club a member of UFDC (United Federation of Doll Clubs). $4.00 Admission. Children 12 and under free, must be with an adult Contact Dotti: 717-761-3609