The Peddler Show, the largest traveling shopping fair in Texas, will fill the Richard M. Borchard Fairgrounds for three days from Friday, Aug. 16 through Sunday, Aug. 18. Shop til’ you drop with an exclusive selection of talented designers, artisans, creators and craftsmen from all over the country. Find unique merchandise for your home, health, wardrobe, and family.

This year marks the 36th show that has grown substantially over the last several years. Because of the show’s popularity, event organizers are offering extended shopping hours on Friday, Aug. 16 and will open the doors to the public at noon. The Peddler Show is also offering a deal that you don’t want to miss with a Buy One Admission for $6, Get One Free coupon on their event website (

With a broad assortment of artisans and merchants, The Peddler Show offers a unique shopping experience that revives the lost art of true artisanship. Artisans and vendors known as “Peddlers” have one thing in mind, to create a personalized shopping experience that cannot be found at the local mall. Many Peddlers have been part of this show for over 10 years. The Peddlers have unique stories and remain passionate about their business. This distinctive atmosphere allows vendors to promote their products in an environment that appreciates and understands the art of contemporary American craftsmanship.

This three-day shopping event will be held in the Central Pavilion Arena and Exhibit Hall A at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors 65+, $5 for children 5-11, and children under 5 are Free. One admission is good all weekend, and parking is free. The Peddler Show will be open Friday 12 to 7 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.