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Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet


Held in the NW Fields of The Iowa State Fairgrounds
Over 40 Years Running !

Every Spring and Fall    
Make Plans now to attend
EZ as pie to find - 33rd St Entrance just up from Burger King along University Ave.


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PHONE CALLS 515-961-2800
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515-249-1161
Talk to Ted

Held in May and September Every year

2021 SWAP MEETS
*FREE* ADMISSION and *FREE* PARKING

2021 SWAP MEETS

FALL IS Sept 17th & 18th
Book it NOW !
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FRIDAY & SAT 7AM..

ATTENTION EVERYONE !! PLEASE NOTE !!
THIS IS GONNA BE THE GRAND FINALLY BIG ONE !!!
YOU DON'T WANNA MISS IT !!
TED & EVA ARE AGING AND RETIRING..
THIS IS THE LAST DES MOINES AUTO PARTS SWAP MEET.


You Must ENTER THROUGH East University Ave
At The 33rd STREET Entrance ONLY!!

The Grand Ave Fairgrounds Main Entrance is
Closed off due to Fairgrounds Constrictions !

Please Set your GPS Accordingly.
SEE THE SPOT MAP BELOW....



SCROLL DOWN FOR SPOT MAP AND THE REST OF THE INFO...

Attention! Attention! "GOOD MORNING SWAPPERS!
Welcome to the 20th Annual Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet at the Iowa State Fairgrounds!"
 
We are definitely a GO for our Swap Meet!
So clean out those barns and garages and come on over to the North Parking Lot and have some fun!
We still have great spaces available -- email Ted at vonswartz@aol.com or call us on 515 961 2800..!

Click Here for the link to the Des Moines Weather Forecast
from the National Weather Service.
SELLER and VENDOR SETUP DAY IS THURSDAY
Talk to TED and See all the Below Info...


This Swap Meet is a Good Meet - Lots of Sellers - Vendors and People show up!

Put it into the calendars in your phone and computer !
Wanna Sell ? Need to clean up and make room and put some $$$ in your pocket ?
Got a Shop and Yard full of parts you need to get rid of ?

Then do like the rest do > Load em all up on a trailer and start turning it into money here !!...
It's NOT JUST Auto Parts !! Even Though That's been the name of it for the past 4 decades..
People bring along all kinds of other things along with their parts...

AND if U Need to Buy Something for your projects....
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Then come on over ! There's Untold Tons of Everything here more than can be mentioned all up for grabs -
Antique Parts for Cars, Trucks, Tractors, Rat Rods, Bikes, Mowers, Blowers, SHOP TOOLS AND MACHINERY Farm and AG machinery! Electrical and Electronics Items and Military Surplus - Drills Saws Machining Supplies AND THE FANCY Stuff TOO
OLD Original Signs Trinkets and Collectibles - from old railroad to logo lamps..
Real Neat looking HOT RODS CLASSIC CARS AND MOTORCYCLES show up and park at the meet while their owners go shopping for stuff. You will find biker row with motorcyclists selling anything from Harley to Motocross parts, and another row with Drag Racing blowers and slicks, and another row with custom car, and hot rod parts and supplies, and another row with all kinds of new tools and row after row of used machinery and tools all put out in the spots.
It's always different at each meet what people are bringing.
That's the fun & interesting part of it!
This is the place where you get things you need..
And get rid of stuff U no longer need.

Attention Small and Large Vendors:
YOU HAVE NEARLY 800 SPOTS TO SET UP IN !!

  Select an area on the map...
Need a bunch of spots for your group or several large parts trailers,
goose necks, semis, tents, motor homes or buses ?
Just Call Ted ! He will fit you into a block of spots.
Secure it now and get er done LONG Before the Swap Meet Rush!

He can assign you a cluster of spots on this map...!
Vendors show up to sell from all regional states around and have been here from states as far away as
Nevada, Texas, Florida and even from car haulers from Canada !


Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet Spot Map
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PLEASE NOTE:  WE HAVE MORE SPACES THAN EVER!
THE SWAP MEET And PARKING HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO THE EAST
  THERE'S AMPLE ROOM FOR EVERYBODY!
CALL AND RESERVE A SPOT NOW!!
SEE YOU THERE!
Expand the above spot map for a larger version.
Vendors and sellers come from many states around to set up here and get a piece of the action.

Reserve your spot now for this meet and the Swap Meet next year to get the best placement.
Conveniently located near all major highways and interstate connections.



Click to download a full sized PDF file copy of this poster when it's available.
Print & Share it - call Ted NOW to secure a spot on the map
and then mail it with your payment and your in.

It's that easy.

There will be FREE Giveaway Winners of Discount Coupons and Event Tickets
Announced over the Speakers at the Swap Meet !!

Congratulations to all the Ticket Winners !

Oldies 104.5
104.5 Pure Oldies IS the official Radio Station of the Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet !
  Listen Their Streaming Station Online.

HEAR Pure Oldies 104.5 LIVE over the PA SYSTEM at the Swap Meet
all day long from Dawn to Dusk !!


GOT A PROJECT CAR ?
Rat Rod Racer
36 36
36 Rat Rod 36 Rat Rod
36 Rat Rod 36 Rat Rod on Racing Chassis
Then Here's where U get what U need.


 * FREE * ADMISSION *
* FREE * PARKING *

TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND ALL BUYERS

100+ Years of Industry Collections are being traded by people !
Everybody has a lot of fun here visiting the vendors
buying things and looking over all the neat stuff that shows up.
Remember - OLD and Antique Parts aren't made anymore.
This here is a great marketplace to find them and go sell them !

Toy and Model Car Vendors have Thousands on Display to Sell and Trade.

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CAR CORRAL - SELL AND BUY EM HERE!..
Many different vehicles at each swap meet:
Cars - Trucks - service machinery and equipment
has been bought and sold here over the years.



There's Good Food
 
Clean Professional High Quality Food Concessions are on the grounds.
Bring your appetite along :-)
Hot Coffee Brews all day here as people come to get breakfast items early in the morning at 7AM.
For Lunch There's variety of eats from the food truck.




Grounds opens at daylight. Early Morning Crowd is already roaming at 7 AM.
Coffee is available.




  Buyers half mile deep FREE parking lot and vendor rows with people all over.




Several Tool Vendors have thousands of pieces and supplies for the
re-builder and collector set up right on the main drag.
Antique Tool Dealers and New Tool Dealers are at many locations.


Restoring a Vintage or Classic...?!
55 Chevy Find Chevy Rebuild
55 Chevy 55 Chevy
55 Chevy

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Antique Car Yard Art is a Raging Trend These Days !!

PARTS GALORE AT THE DES MOINES AUTO PARTS SWAP MEET !!



  See You at the Swap Meet !


Thanks for looking and visiting..

Ted & Ava


Various Item and FREE TICKET GIVEAWAYS at each swap meet !!
BE SURE TO ENTER !


CAR PARTS ONLINE at
RockAuto.com

Keep Em Rolling Classic Truck Parts at
LMCtruck.Com

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Visit the website and see us during the swap meet

  near parking lots and ROW X along the east side of the grounds next to the parking area.
Look for the banner and Arm Logo.

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