Come Join Us on October 27th, 2019 for Our 32nd Annual Doll Bear and Toy Show!

2019 coupon

Print this coupon, or show it on your phone at our admission desk, for $1 off Adult Admission to the show! ❤


The Jenny Lind Doll Club of Connecticut, one of the oldest doll clubs in the U.S., is holding their 32nd annual doll, bear, and toy show and sale on Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The show is being held at the Wyndham Southbury Hotel, 1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury, CT 06488.

On hand will be a wonderful group of highly knowledgeable dealers who will be offering a wide array of antique, vintage and collectible dolls, bears and toys for sale, including reborn dolls and American Girl doll clothes.  Highlights of the show include a fabulous Door Prize, a Raffle, Silent Auction, Doll Doctor, and doll appraisals ($5 per item). New this year are our Junior Collectors Table, where budding young collectors may choose a free doll and collectors pin to start their collection, a UFDC Information table, and our Make & Take Craft Sessions where you may learn to create a small doll themed ornament for a nominal fee. The Door Prize this year is an adorable 10 inch??? AM 390 couple dressed in traditional German costumes!

Our 2019 Special Exhibit “It’s All About the Clothes” showcases two centuries of dolls in original clothing. Explore doll fashions from the late 18th century through today, with over 100 dolls in this amazing educational display! The exhibit is included at no cost with your paid admission to the show.

Admission to the show is $7.00 for adults, $1.00 for teens, and free for children under 12.  More information about the show is available by emailing, visiting the show blog, or the show facebook page

The Jenny Lind Doll Club is a non-profit organization. The doll show is our annual charitable fund raising event.

Planning for our 2019 Show ~ Just 257 Days Away!

We asked attendees at our October 2018 show to give us their views on the following survey. If you are planning to come to our 2019 show on October 27th, we’d appreciate your feedback too! You may comment on any survey question below. Thanks for your help! We’re looking forward to seeing you in October 🙂

We’d like your thoughts on what you’d like to see at our future shows.

Naturally our main focus will remain great shopping, but we’ve been thinking that it might be fun to have a few other activities in order to give you a day that is packed full of wonderful doll, bear and toy activities!


  1. Would you be interested in attending presentations by guest speakers? Yes_____ No______

If Yes, would you be willing to pay a nominal fee to help defray the cost of speakers and additional space rental?

Yes_____ No_____

  1. Would you considering signing up for a short, simple make & take workshop (example doll accessories, doll themed Christmas ornament, tiny teddy bear lapel pin, etc…) ? Yes_____ No ______

If Yes, would you be willing to pay a nominal fee to help defray the cost of teacher, materials and space rental?

Yes_____ No_____

  1. How about short conservation workshops on cleaning, preserving and caring for items in your collections? Yes__ No__

If Yes, would you be willing to pay a nominal fee to help defray the cost of experts, materials and space rental?

Yes_____ No______

  1. Write in section for your ideas ______________________________________________________________________



Still Looking for the Antique Doll Collector Magazine Article About Our 2017 Special Exhibit of Izannah Walker Dolls???

Good News! The sold out March, 2018 issue of Antique Doll Collector magazine is now available digitally! You can relive the magic of our special exhibit of Izannah Walker Dolls anytime your heart desires ❤ Visit the Antique Doll Collector website to obtain a digital copy of the issue.

Come to our 2019 Show, on October 27th at the Wyndham Southbury Hotel in  Southbury, CT to see our latest exhibit ~ “It’s All About the Clothes – Two Centuries of Dolls in Original Clothing”! Special exhibits are always free with your paid admission to the show.

The 32nd Jenny Lind Doll Bear & Toy Show ~ Sunday October 27th, 2019

Jenny Lind Doll Bear and Toy Show 2019

October 27, 2019!

The 32nd annual Jenny Lind Doll, Bear & Toy Show features a wonderful group of top dealers who will be offering a wide variety of antique, collectible and artist dolls, bears and toys!  Fantastic accessories for your dolls and bears, plus lovely fabrics and notions for all of you doll seamstresses will also be available!  We have a raffle, silent auction, appraisals (for a modest fee per item) and a doll doctor on site.  Delicious food is available at the hotel restaurant/bar, adjacent to the show entrance. Our 2019 special exhibit is “It’s All About the Clothes” ~ Two Centuries of Dolls in Original Clothing. Admission to the special exhibit is included in your paid admission to the show. Admission: Adults $7.00, Children $1.00, Children under 12 FREE.

Sneak Peek # 3 – Spectacular and Amazing Things Will Be for Sale from Special Joys! Stop at Dealer Space #1 !!!

This fantastic group of very wonderful things, + MORE, will be for sale at our Doll, Bear & Toy Show in Southbury, CT on Sunday October 28th!!!!!

Stop at the first dealer space on your left, as you enter the show, to find the following treasures:

  • 2 antique roomboxes complete with antique furnishings
  • a filled tin kitchen
  • a well-stocked mini store
  • a large group of small bisque dolls
  • a lovely Jumeau
  • and a selection of early paper maches and woodens  including an all-original Tuck Comb
  • …just to mention a few  items…..

Sneak Peek #2 Dolls from Dealer Marsha Zellner

Counting down the days until our 31st annual Doll, Bear, & Toy show on Sunday October 28th in Southbury, CT!!!

  • click on any photo to enlarge

All of these lovely dolls plus many more will be at the show with dealer Marsha Zellner ❤  Pictured dolls include:

1907 Jumeau

1079 S & H Depose 19″

A9m CM Bergman 26″

12″ K*R Peter

10″ DeFuisseaux

Hilda, closed dome 26″

16″ SFBJ 226-0

15″ De Fuisseaux

28″ French Fashion, unmarked

Unmarked 33″ German

30″ flirty eye Mein Leibling

D.V 6 Schwann 10″

K*R 117n. 17″

15″ Hilda


Just 5 More Days Until The Jenny Lind Doll Show in Southbury, CT on Sunday October 28th!!! Sneak Peek #1

Our 31st annual Doll, Bear , & Toy show is fast approaching! The show is on Sunday October 28th at the Wyndham Southbury Hotel, 1284 Strongtown Rd, Southbury, CT 06488 from 10:00 – 4:00. We have 36 excellent dealers who are bringing a vast array of antique, vintage & modern dolls, bears of all ages, toys, miniatures, room boxes, antique and vintage doll and child clothing, fabrics and notions both old and new, plus amazing accessories!!! ❤ This is going to be a spectacular show!

Sneak Peek of Dolls by Reborn Artist Pastora Heredia


We are thrilled to have Pastora joining us again this year ❤ You will be amazed at the lifelike artistry of her dolls!