Shows and Events

  • April 19 – 20, 2024
    Countryside, IL

    Spring Greater Chicago Postcard and Paper Show, Holiday Inn and William Tell Center, 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL. Hours Fri 10-5 (early bird at 9), Sat 8-3. For information contact contact Jim Taylor at jmtaylor@ipa.net or (417) 451-3463. Admission $5 (early bird $10).

  • April 20, 2024
    Oldsmar, FL

    Sunshine Post Card Club Post Card & Ephemera Show & Sale, Hampton Inn & Suites, Tampa-Northwest Oldsmar, 4027 Tampa Road, Oldsmar, FL.  Hours 10-6. For information contact Leah Schnall LeahCard@aol.com (941) 753-8794 or Bonnie Wilpon bonnpon@att.net or (813) 766-7292. Admission $5, under 12 free

  • April 21, 2024
    Albany, NY

    Albany Spring Stamp & Postcard Show, American Legion Hall, 4 Everett Road Ext., Albany, NY. Hours 9:30-4. For information contact Mike Krug at majkstamps@gmail.com or (518) 875-6104. Admission free.

  • April 21, 2024
    New Berlin, WI

    Milwaukee Postcard Show, New Berlin Entertainment Center, 16000 West Cleveland Avenue, New Berlin, WI. Hours 9-3. For information contact Joe Stransky at jstransky1@charter.net or (608) 877-0538. Admission $3, $2 with ad.

  • April 26 – 27, 2024
    Rocky River (Cleveland), OH

    Western Reserve Post Card Society Postcard and Paper Show and Sale, Rocky River Memorial Hall, 21016 Hilliard Boulevard, Rocky River, OH. Hours Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4. For information contact postcardvault@gmail.com or (216) 464-0394. Admission $3.

  • April 27 – 28, 2024
    Allentown, PA

    Allentown Paper Show, Agricultural Hall, Allentown Fairgrounds, 1929 Chew Street, Allentown, PA. Hours Sat 9-5, Sun 9-3. For information contact Sean Klutinoty at allentownpapershow@gmail.com or (610) 573-4969. Admission $10.

  • April 27, 2024
    Quechee, VT

    Crossroads Postcard and Stamp Show, 399 West Gilson Avenue, Quechee, VT. Hours 9-3. For information contact https://uvstampclub.com/. Admission free.

  • May 11 – 12, 2024
    Arcadia, CA

    L. A. County Vintage Postcard and Paper Show, Arcadia Masonic Center, 50 West Duarte Road, Arcadia, CA. Hours Sat 10-5 (early bird at 8), Sun 10-4. For information contact Jeremy LeRoque at Jeremy.leroque@gmail.com or (626) 665-9435. Admission free (early bird $25).

  • May 24 – 25, 2024
    Aurora, CO

    Denver Postcard & Paper Show in conjunction with the Rocky Mountain Stamp Show, Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, Aurora, CO. Hours Fri 11-6, Sat 9:30-4. Contact Carol Mobley at camobley@ephemeranet.com or https://www.denverpostcardshow.com  Free admission.

  • May 25 – 24, 2024
    Dayton, OH

    Dayton Postcard Show, Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Calumet Building, 580 Calumet Lane, Dayton, OH. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at postcarddave@hotmail.com or www.postcardarcheology.com Admission free.

  • June 1 – 2, 2024
    Huntsville, AL

    HUNTSPEX 2024 Stamp, Postcard & Coin Show, 2180 Airport Road, SW, Huntsville, AL. Hours Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3. For information contact Mike O’Reilly at hpcstamps@gmail.com or mcoreilly@yahoo.com or (256) 527-4601. Admission free.

  • June 1, 2024
    Titusville, NJ

    Washington Crossing Card Collectors Club’s Annual Postcard Show and Sale, Union Fire Company Ballroom, 1396 River Road (Route 29), Titusville, NJ. Hours 9-4. For information contact StevenCohen99@hotmail.com or (215) 378-6609. Admission $3.

  • June 7 – 8, 2024
    New York, NY

    New York City International Postcard Expo, The New Yorker Hotel, 481 8th Avenue, New York City. Hours Fri 11-6, Sat 10-5. For information contact Marymartinpostcards@gmail.com or (410) 975-7800. Admission $7.

  • June 8, 2024
    Boxboro, MA

    Paper Town, The Vintage Paper, Book & Advertising Show, Boxborough Regency Hotel, 242 Adams Place, Boxboro, MA. Hours 9-3. For information contact Tina at flamingoeventz@gmail.com or (603) 509-2639. Admission $8, ages 12-21 $4.

  • June 21 – 22, 2024
    Lenexa, KS

    7th Annual Greater Kansas City Metro Antique Postcard and Paper Show, Radisson Hotel-Lenexa, 12601 West 95th Street, Lenexa, KS. Hours Fri 12-6 (early bird 11 am), Sat 9-4. For information contact Jim Taylor at jmtaylor@ipa.net or (417) 451-3463. Admission $6.

  • June 22, 2024
    Wyoming, MI

    Grand Rapids Postcard Show, Roger Chaffee Legion Hall, 2327 Byron Center Avenue SW, Wyoming (Grand Rapids), MI. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at postcarddave@hotmail.com or www.postcardarcheology.com Admission free.

  • June 29, 2024
    Norwalk, OH

    Norwalk Postcard Show, Fraternal Order of Eagles Hall, 151 Cline Street, Norwalk, OH. Hours 10-4. For information contact David Newman at postcarddave@hotmail.com or www.postcardarcheology.com Admission free.

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

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