Pate Swap Meet
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, local governments required that we
postpone our 48th annual event to October 1st through 3rd, 2020.
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Happy July Fourth!
For our Fourth of July greeting, we made a short film; spending an evening with "Liberty Enlightening the World," an icon of freedom and of the United States.
Pate Swap Meet
Buy and sell transportation-related items. The Pate Swap Meet,
celebrating its 48th year of annual events,
is the largest transportation venue of its kind in the United States.
The Pate Swap Meet WIll Begin in:
Visitors are treated to a vast array of items that include parts, accessories, automobilia, street rods, antique and collector cars, along with many hard-to-find and vintage items.
New Fall Dates
October 1st - 3rd
Texas in the Fall!
Because of the Covid-19 pandemic,
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it became necessary to reschedule the 48th Pate Swap Meet!
ANNUAL Pate Swap Meet:
Buy and Sell Transportation Related Items
“The Pate Swap Meet is proud to offer a wide selection of items that can be used to refurbish your vintage or classic car, motorcycle, or other mode of transportation and get it back on the road. Or, perhaps you might see something that will spark your interest in pursuing this unique hobby. For collectors, we have just about anything you can imagine in each of our zones - gas pumps, hood ornaments, vintage signs, gas and oil cans, tools, and so much more.
Whether you are a vendor or a visitor, we invite you to come participate in 3 days of fun. Happy hunting!”
John Anderson, President, Pate Swap Meet
The Pate Swap Meet, celebrating its 48th year of annual events, is the largest transportation venue of its kind in the United States. With over 200,000 visitors in 2019, the widely attended Pate Swap Meet is a leading collector's choice for its diversity of auto and motorcycle related products offered by vendors from across the country. \
The three day event, encompassing over 9,000 vendor spaces, is host to everything automobile, motorcycle, and transportation related. Visitors are treated to a vast array of items that include parts, accessories, automobilia, street rods, antique and collector cars, along with many hard-to-find and vintage items.
In addition to a fantastic three-day swap meet, there will be a car/truck show, sponsored by Wheels for Wellness Inc., on Saturday, May 3, from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Awards will be given to the top 20 cars/trucks. FREE Prostrate Cancer PSA blood tests will be offered to Pate Swap Meet attendees
For 2021, We'll Be Back To Our Usual Dates
The rescheduling of the Pate Swap Meet for our Fall dates is a one-of-a-kind event due to the Covid-19 pandemic. For the 49th Pate Swap Meet in 2021, we will return to our usual dates and times at the end of April.
The Pate Swap Meet is usually begins on the last Thursday in April. We'll return to that schedule for 2021.
The 49th Pate Swap Meet will be held April 29 through May 1, 2021. The move-in date will be Wednesday, April 28th.
October 1 - 3, 2020
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Gates Open at 7 a.m.
Texas Motor Speedway - Fort Worth, Texas
At the corner of Interstate 35 West 114
General Admission is FREE
Vendor spaces are available at 1-713-649-0922
$5.00 per vehicle for on-site lot parking
Sorry, no in or out privileges