Tennessee Preservation Trust

The 2014 Old House Fair

Posted: 03/04/2014

Tennessee Preservation Trust is partnering with the Metropolitan Historical Commission Foundation to host the 2014 Old House Fair


Saturday March 8
9 a.m. – 3 p.m
The Martin Center – 2400 Fairfax Avenue in Nashville

The Old House Fair is a FREE day-long festival that presents new ideas, practical advice, innovative materials and quality services for homeowners.

Exhibitors include companies that specialize in old houses and retailers and artists who cater to owners of Antebellums, Victoricans, Bungalows, Tudors and Mid-century Modern homes. A complete list of exhibitors can be found at the Old House Fair’s website

The 2014 Old House Fair will include presentations, demonstrations, and children’s activities.

9:30-9:45 • Historic vs. Old

10:00-10:15 • Detached Accessory Dwelling Units

10:30-10:45 • Furniture Restoration Options

11:00-11:15 • Funding Your Rehab

11:30-11:45 • Pieces of the Whole

12:30-12:45 • Green Home Makeovers

1:00-1:15 • To Replace or Not to Replace

1:30-1:45 • Healthy Home Assessment Strategies

2:00-2:15 • Old Homes Can Be Comfortable and Energy Efficient

9:30-10:30 • Faux is Fabulous

11:00-12:00 • Hidden Secrets of Historic Windows

12:30-1:30 • A Slick Bevel: Reglazing Your Sash

Children’s Activities
Ongoing • Tennessee History for Kids

Ongoing • Archtectural Scavenger Hunt

2:00-3:00 • Bluebirds Need Homes Too!

To see a full description of the presentations, demonstrations, and children’s activities visit the Old House Fair website

We hope to see you on Saturday, March 8th for the 2014 Old House Fair