About Us

1935 . . . It was a great year. Amelia Earhart flew solo across the Pacific, Parker Bros. released Monopoly, Volkswagen launched the Beetle. And the Lavery Brothers of Palgrave, Ontario published the first issue of The Woodbridge Advertiser! It was so named due to their proximity to the bustling city of Woodbridge, but soon outgrew We expanded in 1995 with our website AuctionsOntario.ca. And again in 2011 with the launch of our Digital Edition.

LIVE AUCTIONS — Ontario Auctioneers are among the most experienced and knowledgeable in the country. From the iconic charm of the old fashioned country auction to the contemporary chic of an urban auction house, Live Auctions offer a shopping experience as old as time, that never loses its excitement.

ONLINE AUCTIONS — Bid from the comfort of your home. Online auctions offer everything under the sun at your fingertips from the convenience of your computer. Check out this vibrant and fast-growing side of the auction business.

SHOWS, SALES, EVENTS — Advertising Shows, Sales, Tag & Estate Sales. Bidding not your thing? Attend one of these events to pick up that unique item, add to your collection, or just spend a leisurely day picking and poking around.

SHOPS — Visit Ontario’s Most Eclectic Shops! Antiques & Collectables, Vintage, Furniture, Folk Art, Mid Century Modern, Ephemera, Textiles, Vintage Toys, Clothing, Coke Memorabilia, Antique Glass, Comic Books, Militaria,Petroliana, Art, Jewellery, Coins, Stamps, Automotive, Collector cards, Sports Memorabilia, Radios, Vinyl, Ephemera, Model Trains, Arts & Crafts, and more! Tucked away in quaint villages, country roads, or the energy of Queen Street,Ontario has some of the best in collectable merchandise. From Fine Antiques on artful display — to Kitsch piled to the rafters, Ontario's Antique Shops never fail to delight.

WOODBRIDGE ADVERTISER — This historic newspaper first rolled off the press in the village of Palgrave in 1935. It has been Ontario's Premier Auction publication ever since.

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