October 19, 2019 

Is there a show that should be here? Or did we miss one? We’ll make sure to add it and include it in next year’s calendar. Write the publisher.

Shows and Events

September 7-8, 2019         Ashville, NC
Asheville Stamp and Postcard Show, Comfort Suites Inn, 890 Brevard Road, Asheville, NC. Hours Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact Cary Cochran carytj@yahoo.com OR (800) 560-5310. Admission free.

September 7-8, 2019         Bloomington, MN
Twin City Postcard and Paper Show, Bloomington Armory, 3300 West 98th Street, Bloomington, MN. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 9-3. For information contact Dave Johnson  (651) 426-3573. Admission $4.

September 8, 2019             Columbus, OH
Columbus Paper, Postcard, and Book Show, Rhodes Center,717 East 17th Avenue, Columbus, OH. Hours 9-4. For information contact Terry Bigler at Columbuspapershow@gmail.com or (614) 206-9103. Admission $6.

September 14, 2019           Merrickville, ON
24th Annual Eastern Ontario Postcard & Ephemera Show, Community Centre, 106 Read Street, Merrickville, ON. Hours 9-4. For information contact Rick Carson rcarson10@cogeco.ca or (613) 342-6509. Free admission.

September 15, 2019           Langhorne, PA
Postcard Swap Meet, Sheraton Bucks County Hotel at 400 Oxford Valley Rd, Langhorne, PA. Hours 9:30-2. For information contact marymartinpostcards@gmail.com or (410) 939-0999. Free admission.

September 21, 2019          Pompano Beach, FL
Tropical Postcard Club Annual Fall Show, Olson Civic Center, 1801 NE 6th Street, Pompano Beach, FL.  Hours 10-5. For information contact Tom Moore (305) 666-0219. Free admission.

September 21, 2019          Tarentum, PA
A-K Valley Historical Society Fall Postcard Show, Heritage Museum, 224 East 7th Avenue, Tarentum, PA. Hours 9-3:30. For information akvhs@salsgiver.com or (724) 224-7666. Admission $2.

September 21, 2019           LaGrange, IL
Windy City Postcard Show, American Legion Hall, 900 South LaGrange Road, LaGrange, IL. Hours 10-4. For information call Gene Palys (708)-354-2088. Admission $2.

September 21-22, 2019     Parsippany, NJ
60th Annual Show Garden State Postcard Club, PAL Center, 33 Baldwin Road, Parsippany, NJ. Hours Sat 10-6, Sun 10-4. For information contact Barbara Booz (908) 418-3326. Admission $4 both days, $3 single day.

September 21, 2019            South Bend, IN
Midwest Postcard Exposition, St. Patrick’s Center, 700 West Western Avenue (at Scott), South Bend, Ind. For information Tom Zollinger (574) 522-3954. Admission $2.

September 28-29, 2019     Glendale, CA
Greater L.A. Postcard & Paper Show, Glendale Civic Auditorium, 1401 N Verdugo Road, Glendale, CA. Hours Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact jeremy.leroque@gmail.com or (626) 665-9435. Free admission.

September 28-29, 2019     Portland, OR      CANCELLED
Greater Portland Antique Paper Fair, Portland Meadow Turf Club, 1001 North Schmeer Road, Portland, OR. Hours Sat 00-00, Sun 00-00. For information contact Northwest Collectibles, Terry Weiss tdweis1950@comcast.net or (503) 679-4755. Admission free.

September 29, 2019           Dundas, ON
34th Annual Golden Horseshoe Postcard Club Show & Sale, 10 Market Street (at King), Dundas, ON. Hours 10-4. For information contact postcards@ghpcc.ca Admission free

September 29, 2019            Colonie, NY
45th Upstate New York Post Card Club show, Colonie Village Family Recreation Center, 3 Thunder Road, Colonia, NY. Hours 9-3. For information contact George McGowan geolotus2003@nycaprr.com or (518) 573-5457. Admission free.

October 4-5, 2019               Austin, TX
Capital of Texas Postcard Club’s Austin Antique Postcard, Photo and Vintage Paper Show, Frank Fickett Scout Center, 12500 North IH-35 at Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. Hours Fri 12-7, Sat 9-5. For information contact ctxpc@ctxpc.org . Admission $3, under 12 free.

October 4-5, 2019              Monterey, CA
Monterey Peninsula Antique Postcard and Ephemera Show, Hilton Garden Inn, 1000 Aguajito Road, Monterey, CA. Hours Fri 4-7 (early bird), Sat 9-4. For information contact Montereypostcard@gmail.com or Sherrie Welchner (805) 689-9796 or Melissa Thoeny (831) 375-6546. Admission Fri $5, Sat free.

October 5, 2019                Greenwood, IN
Postcards and Vintage Ephemera, Our Lady of Greenwood Elementary School, 399 South Meridian Street, Greenwood, IN. Hours 10-4. For information contact Kent Clady kclady@ol-g.org or (317) 966-5302. Admission $1.

October 5-6, 2019                 Allentown, PA
Allentown Fall Antique Advertising, Book, Postcards, Photography, and Paper Show, Agricultural Hall, 1929 Chew Street, Allentown, PA. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 9-3. For information contact Sean Klutinoty allentownpapershow@gmail.com or (610) 573-4969. Admission $10.

October 11-12, 2019         Plano, TX
Fall 2019 Greater Dallas Postcard and Paper Show, Comfort Inn and Suites Plano East, 700 Central Parkway East, Plano, TX. Hours Fri 10-6, Sat 9-4. For information contact Jim Taylor at JMTaylor@ipa.net Admission $4.

October 12, 2019             Brookline, NH
Granite State Post Card Quest Annual Spring Postcard Show and Sale, Brookline Events Center, 32 Proctor Hill Road, Brookline, NH. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Sysyn (603) 588-2653. Admission $2.

October 12, 2019              Kalamazoo, MI
Southwest Michigan Postcard Club Postcard Show & Sale, Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street, Kalamazoo, MI. Hours 10-5. For information contact postcardwally@comcast.net or (517) 230-0734. Admission $2.2.

October 19, 2019             Maumee, OH
Toledo Postcard Show, 119 West Wayne Rd. Masonic Hall Maumee, OH. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at postcarddave@hotmail.com. Admission free.

October 19, 2019            Tampa, FL
Sunshine Postcard Club’s Fall Post Card Show & Sale, Tampa Stadium Hotel, Lakeside Event Center, 4750 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33614. Hours 10-6. For information contact Bonnie Wilpon bonnpon@att.net or (813) 766-7292 or Leah Schnall leahcard@aol.com or (941) 753-8794. Admission for members free, for non-members: $3, children under 12 free.

October 19-20, 2019     Wichita, KS
42nd Wichita International Postcard and Paper Show and Sale, All Saints Gymnasium, 3313 Grand, Wichita, KS. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 8-4. For information contact Hottaway@gmail.com Admission free.

October 20, 2019           Langhorne, PA
Postcard Swap Meet, Sheraton Bucks County Hotel at 400 Oxford Valley Rd, Langhorne, PA. Hours 9:30-2. For information contact marymartinpostcards@gmail.com or (410) 939-0999. Admission free.

October 20, 2019           Milwaukee, WI
39th Milwaukee Postcard Show and Sale, Gonzaga Hall, 1441 South 92nd Street (Greenfield Avenue of I-94), Milwaukee, WI. Hours 9-3. For information contact Joe Stransky (608) 877-0538. Admission $3, $1 off mentioning this posting.

October 26, 2019            St Louis, MO
The Great American Paper Show, Holiday Inn, South County Center, 6921 South Lindbergh @ I-55, St. Louis, MO. Hours 9-3. For information contact joankomlos@sbcglobal.net or (314) 496-6225. Admission $2.

October 26-27, 2019      Springfield, MO
Springfield Missouri Fall Postcard and Paper Show and Sale, Empire Fairgrounds, Springfield, MO. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 9-4. For information contact Jim Taylor JMTaylor@ips.net or (888) 451-0340. Admission $4.

October 27, 2019            Fairview Park, OH
Greater Cleveland Postcard and Paper Show, American Legion Hall, Clifton Post 421, 22001 Brookpark Road, Fairview Park, OH. Hours 9:30-3. For information contact Terry Bigler at columbuspapershow@gmail.com or (614) 206-9103. Admission free.

October 27, 2019            North Providence, RI
Rhode Island Post Card Club Antique Postcards and Paper Show, Knights of Columbus, 15 Bassett Street, North Providence, RI. Hours 9-4. For information contact Russell (401) 766-1384. Admission $4.

November 1-2, 2019       New York, NY
Fall International Postcard Show, The Watson Hotel, 440 West 57th Street, NYC. Hours Fri noon-7, Sat 12-5. For information contact (212) 620-9697. Admission $7.

November 1-2, 2019       Countryside, IL
Greater Chicago Postcard and Paper Show, Holiday Inn Chicago SW-Countryside, 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL. Hours Fri 10-6, Sat 8-3. For information contact Jim Taylor JMTaylor@ipa.net or (888) 451-0340. Admission $5.

November 3, 2019           Kingston, NY
Kaaterskill Postcard Club Fall Postcard Show, Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway Kingston, NY 12401. Hours 9-4. For information contact John Duda royalzrus@aol.com or (845) 254-4104. Admission $4

November 9, 2019           Rockledge, FL
2019 Annual Space Coast Post Card Club’s Postcard & Ephemera Show, 3435 South Fiske Boulevard, Rockledge, FL. Hours 10-5. For information contact Cindyleigh2@yahoo.com or (321) 720-1379. Admission $3, under 12 free, military and vets free with proper military identification.

November 9-10, 2019      Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Stamp, Cover and Postcard Show, St. Sarkis Armenian Church, 7000 Park Road, Charlotte, NC. Hours Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact Cary Cochran carytj@yahoo.com or (800) 560-5310. Admission free.

November 9-10, 2019      San Marino, CA
San Gabriel Valley Postcard & Paper Collectibles Show, San Marino Masonic Center, 3130 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA. Hours Sat 10-6, Sun 9-3. For information contact jeremy.leroque@gmail.com or (626) 665-9435. Admission $5.

November 15-16, 2019     Chester, VA
Old Dominion Postcard Club Annual Postcard Show and Sale, Community College Workforce Alliance on the campus of John Tyler Community College, 13101 Jefferson Davis Highway, Chester, VA. Hours Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5. For information contact uzelsells@comcast.net or (804) 720-0937. Admission $3.

November 16, 2019           Troy, MI
Detroit Postcard Show, Quality Inn, 2537 Rochester Court, Troy, MI. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at postcarddave@hotmail.com. Admission free.

November 16, 2019          Mt. Laurel, NJ
South Jersey Postcard Club’s Postcard Club Presents POCAX, Aloft Hotel, 558 Fellowship Road, Mt. Laurel, NJ. Hours 9-3. For information contact (609) 261-1472. Free admission.

November 17, 2019         Langhorne, PA
Postcard Swap Meet, Sheraton Bucks County Hotel at 400 Oxford Valley Rd, Langhorne, PA. Hours 9:30-2. For information contact marymartinpostcards@gmail.com or (410) 939-0999. Admission free.

November 22-23, 2019   York, PA
York International Postcard Expo, York Fairgrounds Horticultural Hall, 334 Carlisle Avenue, York, PA. Hours Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5. For information contact marymartinpostcards@gmail.com or (410) 939-0999. Admission $5.

November 24, 2019         Croyden, NSW
New South Wales Postcard Collectors Society Inc. Collector’s Fair, Imar Community Hall, 2a Fitzroy Street, Croydon. Hours 9-2. For information contact Des Beechey desbee@optushome.com.au. Admission free.

November 29-30, 2019  Lancaster, PA
Lancaster Fall Postcard Show, Farm & Home Center, 1383 Arcadia Road, Lancaster, PA. Hours Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4. For information contact Dede Schaeffer (717) 392-3955 or Dale Biesecker (717) 834-1674. Admission $2.50.

November 30, 2019        Portland, ME
2019 Antique Post Card Show Plus Paper Ephemera Collectables, Fireside Inn, 81 Riverside Street, Portland, ME. Hours 8:30-3. For information contact Brewster Harding (207) 749-1717. Admission $4.

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