EVENT: The North East Guitar Show, March 18th 2018

The North East Guitar Show returns to Houghton-le-Spring on Sunday 18th March.

Taking place in the purpose-built event complex at Rainton Meadows Arena, Mercantile Rd, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 5PH, this year’s show will run from 10am to 4.00pm.

Located close to all the North East major routes, the complex provides easy load-in for exhibitors, as well as free parking.

With space for more than 100 dealers, the show offers up the opportunity to buy, sell and trade new, vintage and second hand guitars, amps, effects and accessories.

There will be bargains and special show deals as well as free appraisals of instruments and amps.

The event will host bands, duos and solo performers all day in the live music pavilion, including Aziz Ibrahim (Stone Roses, Simply Red) and The Huers folk duo, with more to be announced.

The event is sponsored by J G Windows, PMT, BluGuitar, Fret-King Guitars, Vintage Guitars, The Guitar Magazine, Reflex Print and the Musicians’ Union. PA is provided by Bose Ltd.

Many major retailers and distributors will be attending together with a host of second-hand and vintage dealers, parts suppliers and luthiers.

Registration is open to any business with guitar-related products including retailers, distributors, manufacturers, luthiers, boutique makers and private collectors and dealers.

To book a stand email gail@guitarshows.co.uk or phone 01925 813185 or 07403 346409.

Public admission is £6 at the door.