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Sunday sept. 22, 2024
11am TO 3PM

Kankakee County Fairgrounds, Kankakee, Il   
$10 Advance & $15 at Door

"I Had A Total Blast.  What An Amazing Guitar Show and Great Crowd !!!"

Jared James Nichols

Epiphone & Blackstar Endorsed Guitarist

"Jimmy has done a great job and the show is incredible"

Steve Scorfina

Guitarist for REO Speedwagon

"This is Always a Great Guitar Show"

Todd D.

Greenville Pickups

"Jimmy is One of The Best Promoters"

Scott T.

Greater Pittsburgh Guitar Show

ABOUT THE PROMOTER

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Jimmy Warren

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Influencer Status

80,000 Social Media Followers

1.7 Million Monthly Podcast Listeners / In 63 Countries

Touring Guitarist since 1988

Performed with:  Delbert McClinton, Buddy Miles, Pat Travers, Gary Richrath (REO), Buddy Guy, Lonnie Brooks, Chaka Khan, Chrissie Hynde & More.

Tour Support For:  Cheap Trick, Robin Trower, Robert Cray, Johnny Winter & more.

Released 12 Albums, 6 Singles

Guitar Collector:  67, 68, 69 Gibson ES 335,  62, 64 Fender Strat & More!

Has Access t0 the top guitarist in the world. 

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Show Details

Illinois Guitar & Gear Expo is bringing the Midwest an opportunity to buy, sell and trade new, used and vintage guitars and musical gear from individuals and dealers locally, regionally and nationally.   We welcome individuals, dealers and companies from around the country to come together and share in our passion for guitars and all types of musical gear.  Everyone in invited to sell and trade their hidden gems.

 

Doors Open 11am - 3pm

Admission - $10 Advance & $15 Door

Free  Children 10 and under

Vendor Tables $130 each (4th table free)

16,000 Sq Ft Space

Hotel Room Block 

Hilton Garden Inn

455 Riverstone Parkway

Kankakee, IL 6091

(Room block begins on Aug 1, 2024)

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Show Schedule

7am - Dealer Set Up

11am - Show Starts

2:45pm - Raffle Announcement

3pm - Show Closes

Greenville Pickups

Newman Guitars

Burke Guitars

Andy Timmons

Chuck Wepfer

Andy Timmons

(Guitarist/Ibanez, Mesa Boogie, JHS)

Steve Jewell Jr

(Bassist/Black Stone Cherry)

Jimmy Stienfeldt

(Legendary Music Photographer/Guitar Collector)

Chuck Wepfer

(Guitarist /Blacktop Mojo )

Steve Scorfina

Guitarist/REO Speedwagon)

Main Schedule
Meet & Greet's
Guitar Talk Booth
Vintage Guitar
Clinic Stage
NO EARLY BUYERS PASS
Vendors Attending

Greenville Pickups

Newman Guitars

Burke Guitars

Sloan Amplifiers

Go Pedalboards

Scorifina Guitars

Vine Cables

Schara Marketing

Leo's Gear

Cusack Music

Armando Bertachi

Steve Irving

& Many More

Past Shows

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Quotes

"I Can't Believe How Well I Did.  I sold Every Guitar I Brought But One!"

Armand Bertacchi

Vendor

"What A Good Time. Midwest Buy & Sell Can't Wait For The Text Show"

Wayne Sefton

Vendor

"I Came To The Show For Fun and Sold 5 Guitars !!!"

David Radisson

Attendee

"I Got My Sons First Guitar At A Great Price. I'm Comng Back."

Rich Obersteen

Attendee

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