September 23, 2020 

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 4-5, 2020                  Collinsville, IL                        cancelled
45th Annual St. Louis Gateway Postcard Club Annual Show, VFW Hall, 1234 Vandalia Street, Collinsville, IL. Hours Fri 10-5 (member from 9), Sat 9-4. For information contact Tom Snyder or (618) 531-4189. Free admission

September 4-12, 2020                Brimfield, MA                        cancelled
Brimfield Paper & Post Card Marathon. Post Card & Ephemera Center, Brimfield Acres North Field, 74 Palmer Road, Brimfield, MA. Hours 10-6 except Tuesday, open at 1. Contact or (203) 592-0192. Admission free except Tuesday

September 18-19, 2020             Golden, CO                               cancelled
Denver Postcard & Paper Show, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 15200 West 6th Avenue, Golden, CO. Hours Fri 10-5, Sat 9:30-4. For information contact Carol Mobley at or (303) 761-3755. Admission $5

September 19, 2020                   Merrickville, ON                     cancelled
25th Annual Eastern Ontario Postcard & Ephemera Show, Community Centre, 106 Read Street, Merrickville, ON. Hours 9-4. For information contact Rick Carson Admission free.

September 26,2020                    South Bend, IN
Midwest Postcard Exposition, St. Patrick’s Community Center, 308 South Scott Street, South Bend, IN. Hours 9-4. For information call Jim at (708) 670-3469. Admission $2

September 26-27, 2020             Arcadia, CA                             cancelled
Los Angeles County Vintage Postcard & Paper Show, Arcadia Masonic Center, 50 West Duarte Road, Arcadia, CA. Hours Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact or (626) 665-9435. Admission free.

September 26-27, 2020         Parsippany, NJ                          cancelled
61st 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 27, 2020                   Dundas, ON                            cancelled
35th Annual Golden Horseshoe Postcard Club Show & Sale, 10 Market Street (at King), Dundas, ON. Hours 10-4. For information contact Jon Soyka (905) 388-5840 or Admission free.

October 2-3, 2020                      Austin, TX                               cancelled
Capital of Texas Postcard Club’s 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 Admission $3, under 12 free.

October 3-4, 2020                    Allentown, PA                        cancelled  
Allentown Fall Antique Advertising, Book, Post Cards, Photography and Paper Show, Agricultural Hall, 1929 Chew Street, Allentown, PA. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 9-3. For information contact Sean Klutinoty at or (610) 573-4969. Admission $10, $9 with card.

October 9-10, 2020                    Plano, TX
Fall 2020 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 Admission $4.

October 11, 2020                        Brookline, NH                      cancelled         
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 David Sysyn or (603) 588-2653. Admission $2.

October 17, 2020                        Maumee, OH
Greater Toledo Postcard & Paper Show, Northern Light Masons Lodge, 119 West Wayne Street, Maumee Ohio. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at Free admission.

October 17. 2020                        Tampa, FL                               cancelled
Sunshine Post Card Club Winter Show Tampa Stadium Hotel, 4750 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33614. Hours 10-6. For information contact Bonnie Wilpon or (813) 766-7292 or Leah Schnall or (941) 753-8794. Admission $3, children under 12 free.

October 17-18, 2020                Wichita, KS  Postponed to October 16-17 2021
43rd Wichita International Postcard and Paper Show and Sale, All Saints Gymnasium, 3313 Grand, Wichita, KS. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact Admission free.

October 24, 2020                      Troy, MI
Detroit Postcard Show, Quality Inn, 2537 Rochester Court, Troy, MI. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at Admission free.

October 24-25, 2020               Springfield, MO
Springfield Missouri Fall Postcard and Paper Show and Sale, Ozark Empire Fairgrounds, Empire Fairgrounds, E-Plex East Hall, 3001 North Grant Avenue, Springfield, MO. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 10-4. For information contact Jim Taylor or (888) 451-0340. Admission $6 adults, children 9-12, $3, under 9 free.

October 25, 2020                     Fairview Park, OH
Greater Cleveland Postcard and Paper Show, American Legion Hall, Clifton Post 421, 22001 Brook Park Road, Fairview Park, OH. Hours 9:30-3. For information contact Terry Bigler at or (614) 206-9103. Admission free.

November 6-7, 2020               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 Admission $5

November 6-7, 2020                New York, NY
Fall International Postcard Show, The Watson Hotel, 440 West 57th Street, New York, NY. Hours Fri noon-6, Sat 10-5. For information contact (212) 620-9697. Admission one day $7, two days $9.

November 14, 2020                    Wyoming, MI
Greater Grand Rapids Postcard & Paper Show, American Legion Hall, 2327 Byron Center Avenue SW, Wyoming, MI. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at Admission free

November 20-21, 2020               York, PA
York International Postcard Expo, York Fairgrounds Horticultural Hall, 334 Carlisle Avenue, York, PA. Hours Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5. For information contact or (410) 939-0999. Admission $5.

November 27-28, 2020               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.

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