Pipe Shows in US
February 18th, 2017: The St. Louis Pipe Club Annual Pipe Show and Swap!
Location: Webster Groves Masonic Lodge in suburban St. Louis County. 12 East Lockwood, Webster Groves, MO
Time: February 18th, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with set up and reception Friday evening at the Lodge.
Hotel: Best Western Kirkwood Inn, Located at 1200 S. Kirkwood Road (also know as Lindberg Rd.), Kirkwood, MO. Phone: (314) 821-3950. Non smoking (All Saint Louis Country and City Lodgings are, but rooms have balconies where smoking is apparently allowed). Show rate $92 until January 28th, limited rooms.
This show has historically been the first major show of the season and has been well attended with a lot of action in the past. The show is totally smoker friendly throughout the venue. Two rooms, a "Men's Lounge" and "Library" are available for relaxation during the show. Special arrangements have been made for both hot and cold food and beverages during the show.
The club has more than 70 spaces available for vendors and others interested in displays. Sixty-four (64) of the spaces measure 4'X32". Six of the spaces are 8'X32". The 4'spaces are $50.00 and the 8'spaces are $100.00. Of course, two 4'spaces can be combined to make for a larger total display area. The venue is slightly smaller than in past years and we have had to make each display space slightly smaller to meet the demand. The price per space is also less than in the past.
Mailings are going out a little late this year. Hopefully around January 4th. Reservations will be confirmed when funds are received by the show coordinator: Bob Metzler, 7630 Bracken Circle, St. Louis, MO 63123. Please make checks payable to "The St. Louis Pipe Club". He may be reached at 314-434-0920. You may also text a fellow coordinator Harry Malin during the day or call him at night at: 314-619-0822.
Door prizes will be given and a silent auction will be held. The club will be very appreciative should you decide to contribute prizes and/or auction items. They may be sent to Bob Metzler at the address above."
March 11, 2017: New York Pipe Show, 24th ANNUAL PIPE CONVENTION
SHOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC @ 10:00 AM-------
LOCATION: WYNDHAM NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT HOTEL 1-973-824-4000
Parking is Free – get stamp or ticket at show or front desk
SPECIAL Hotel ROOM RATES Ask the front desk about THE PIPE SHOW DISCOUNT
Rate Per Table: RETAILERS $85.00 (a) Paypal $89.00 COLLECTORS $70.00 (b) Paypal $74.00
CHECKS ONLY PAYABLE TO: RICHARD ESSERMAN, 238 AYCRIGG AVE, UNIT D, PASSAIC, NJ 07055
EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
April 10, 2017 we think!: Triangle Area Pipe Smokers Pipe Expo, Releigh, NC
Last Year's information: LOCATION: NC Fairgrounds, Releight, NC
See the Website for additional information.
May 6 & 7, Chicagoland International Pipe and Tobacciana
SHOW TIME: SATURDAY, 10AM TILL 5PM
SHOW TIME: SUNDAY, 9AM TILL 5PM
ADMISSION: $15.00 (FOR ONE OR BOTH DAYS)
THE MEGA CENTER, PHEASANT RUN RESORT 4051 EAST MAIN STREET ST. CHARLES, ILLINOIS 60174. FOR ROOM RESERVATIONS, CALL 630-584-6300 OR 800-999-3319. MENTION THE SHOW FOR SPECIAL RATES.
THERE WILL BE A PIPE MAKING SEMINAR ON WEDNESDAY May 3 & THURSDAY May 4 (THERE IS A CHARGE FOR THIS SEMINAR). IN ADDITION TO OUR LONG RUNNING 2 DAY INTERMEDIATE PIPE FINISHING SEMINAR, WE WILL OFFER UP TO 4 STUDENTS AN ASSOCIATED 2 DAY PIPE DRILLING AND FINISHING SEMINAR WITH SOME ONE-ON-ONE DRILLING INSTRUCTION FROM LEE ERCK.
ON THUSDAY MAY 4TH WE EXPECT TO HAVE AN ALL DAY TOBACCO BLENDING SEMINAR IN THE TENT.
ON FRIDAY MAY 5TH, THE *SWAP AND SMOKE* (BUY/SELL/TRADE EVENT) WILL START AT 8AM AND RUN UNTIL 4PM. WITH MORE THAN 80 VENDORS THIS IS ONE OF THE LARGEST PIPE SHOWS IN THE USA, AND IT IS FREE TO BOTH BUYERS AND SELLERS.
TOBACCIANA SEMINARS AND A LADIES’ CRAFT PROGRAM ARE HELD ON FRIDAY EVENING.
THE FREE FRIDAY EVENING WELCOME DINNER FOR 600 OF OUR WORLDWIDE GUESTS WILL BEGIN AT 7 PM.
WE HAVE OVER 330 SHOW EXHIBITOR TABLES SOLDOUT FOR OUR SHOW. THERE IS A WAITING LIST FOR THOSE STILL WANTING EXHIBITOR TABLES. THE COST OF AN EXHIBIT TABLE IS $150.00.
OUR SATURDAY EVENING CPCC CHICAGO FEAST WILL BE INTRODUCED THIS YEAR.
THERE WILL BE A 6000 SQUARE TENT FOR SMOKING, WITH FOOD AND DRINK AVAILABLE, FROM 1PM WEDNESDAY OF THE SHOW WEEK TO EARLY MONDAY MORNING, NEXT TO THE MEGA CENTER.
THE UNITED PIPE CLUBS OF AMERICA (UPCA) WILL HAVE ITS NATIONAL SMOKING CONTEST (IN THE TENT) AT OUR SHOW, ON SUNDAY, MAY 7TH, AT 1 PM. FOR MORE INFORMATION: WWW.UNITEDPIPECLUBS.ORG
VISIT WWW.CHICAGOPIPESHOW.COM, CALL CRAIG COBINE AT 630-236-6202, OR EMAIL PORSHCIGAR@AOL.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION.
August 25 and 26, 2017: NASPC Pipe Show
Time: Friday Evening 5 to 10PM, Saturday 9AM to 5PM Location:
Crowne Plaza Hotel 600 Metro Place North, Dublin, OH 43017 614-764-2200 or 866-372-5566 Room Rate: $112
Mention the NASPC Pipe Show for a special rate. Exit 17A off 270 onto 161. Turn right onto Frantz Rd. Second light is Metro Place North. Dealer Tables, Individuals, Smoke Shops, Pipe Makers. Browsing Encouraged! Bargains Abound! NASPC Fund-Raising raffle throughout the day. Dozens of great prizes, including many fine pipes! Tickets $1.00. Need not be present to win. If you’re interested in any aspect of pipe smoking, or pipe collecting, don’t miss this show! Come to shop or talk pipes, tobacco and accessories with friendly, knowledgeable people! Table Fees: $120.00. First come, first served. For show information and table reservations: Jeff Knoll, 614-306-6239, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 22 - 24, Greater Kansas City Pipe and Tobacco Show (NEW DATE)
Location: Argosy Casino, Riverside, MO
Featuring American Pipe Makers and the 8th Annual Carver’s Contest
Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa 777 N.W. Argosy Casino Pkwy Riverside, MO 64150 913.451.6100
To get room price of $139, please tell reservations that you are with our group: GKCPC - Greater Kansas City Pipe Club The 2016 Greater Kansas City Pipe & Tobacco Show will be held June 24-26 at the Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa. Featuring the American Carvers 7-Day Set Competition, Slow Smoke Contest and Grand Raffle, the show will include a banquet with a guest speaker (TBA) and lots of pipes, tobaccos and accessories for sale. For more information visit the Kansas City Pipe Club’s website at www.gkcpipeclub.com or contact Quinton Wells email@example.com (club president), Fletcher Hiner firstname.lastname@example.org (vice president), or Larry Humphrys email@example.com (treasurer).
November 2017 we hope!: West Cost Pipe Show, Las Vegas, NV
Last years information: Steve O’Neill and Marty Pulvers invite you to the 8th annual West Coast Pipe Show. This event will be held once again at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino, conveniently located just off the Las Vegas strip near Interstate 15, and an easy hotel shuttle ride from McCarren Airport.
Pipe Shows in Europe
7, 8, and 9 July, 2017 in Spilamberto (Modena), Italy
An artisan pipemakers market is being set up in partnership with the artisan beer festival, which includes beer, street food, and a handcrafts street market. More information on the festival at www.spinalamberto.it
Location: The pipemakers event location will be on the ancient street, Via Obici, in the old Spilamberto downtown, under the historical portico. Next to the pipemakers market will be an area of vintage sofas and tables for pipe smokers and some old-school barber spaces. The idea is to attract a group of people that may not have been exposed to the pipe world before.
Contact: Manuele Cavani E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pipeshow Website https://www.neverathome.it/