Navigating the Lingo During Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days.

Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days is an antique show and flea market event filled with goods from different places and times. It can be intimidating for beginner shoppers to navigate the lingo. To help you ease into the weekend, we compiled a list of the most popular words you might hear at our show to … Read moreNavigating the Lingo During Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days.

Vendor/Shopper Spotlight: Kathy

kathy quilt

You never know where life will take you. I bet our featured vendor never thought that would she’d find herself living in the little town of Oronoco, MN where she traveled every year from Iowa to shop and sell antiques! Meet Kathy, our latest shopper/vendor featured in the series. Kathy, you have a very unique … Read moreVendor/Shopper Spotlight: Kathy

Vendor Spotlight: Sparrow Antiques

Sparrow Antiques Booth

Melinda Daubitz has one of my very favorite booths at Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days. As you will read below, I have made some pretty awesome purchases from her in the past. We are very happy to feature Melinda and Sparrow Antiques in our latest edition of the Vendor Spotlight! First off you should know … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Sparrow Antiques

Fleamarket + Farmhouse = Fabulous


The Farmhouse style is IN and not going anywhere. This is largely thanks to hot celebrity designers like Joanna and Chip Gaines. Sure, you could run to your local Target and check out their merchandise – and you should because it is awesome – but you can also make the look your own by shopping … Read moreFleamarket + Farmhouse = Fabulous

The Good Junk Garage is coming to Oronoco Gold Rush 2018

Welcome back Meidl’s of Minnesota or alias The Good Junk Garage to the 46th Annual Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days, August 17-19, 2018!   Shoppers can find you in the same location, right on Main Street (MN Avenue). If you saw their booth at Junk Bonanza you know they bring some consistently good junk! These photos … Read moreThe Good Junk Garage is coming to Oronoco Gold Rush 2018