== Pipe Shows in US ==
---- ===2016=== ''' June 24th through 26th, Greater Kansas City Pipe and Tobacco Show'''<br> Location: Argosy Casino, Riverside, MO Featuring American Pipe Makers and the 7th 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 Carl Staudenmyer at 913-530-5528, email@example.com, Club President or Dan Coomer at 913-219-0980 firstname.lastname@example.org, Club Treasurer [http://www.gkcpipeclub.com/ Show Information] ---- '''August 26 and 27, 2016: NASPC Pipe Show'''<br> Location: Crown Plaza Hotel, Dublin, OH 9am to 5 pm Friday & Saturday August 26-27, 2016 - Free to the Public Crowne Plaza Hotel 600 Metro Place North, Dublin, OH 43017 614-764-2200 or 866-372-5566 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: $60.00. First come, first served. For show information and table reservations: Jeff Knoll, 614-306-6239, email: email@example.com [http://www.naspc.org Show Information] ---- ''' September 23-24, 2016: Nashville Pipe Show''' American Legion Post 88 – 2864 Elm Hill Pike – Nashville, TN 37214 [http://nashvillepipeshow.com/ Show Information] ---- '''November 5th and 6th, 2016: West Cost Pipe Show, Las Vegas, NV'''<br> 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. [http://www.westcoastpipeshow.com/ Show Information] ==== Completed shows for 2016 ==== '''February 20, 2016: The St. Louis Pipe Club is pleased to announce it 28th Annual Pipe Show and Swap!'''<br>
'''Location:''' Webster Groves Masonic Lodge in suburban St. Louis County. 12East Lockwood, Webster Groves, MO<br>
'''Time:''' February 20th, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
12, 2016: New York Pipe Show, 23rd ANNUAL PIPE CONVENTION''' <br>
SHOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC @ 10:00 AM-------<br>
LOCATION: WYNDHAM NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT HOTEL 1-973-824-4000<br>
9, 2016: Triangle Area Pipe Smokers Pipe Expo, Releigh, NC''' <br>
LOCATION: NC Fairgrounds, Releight, NC <br>
See the [http://www.tapsclub.us/page1/page1.html Website] for additional information.
April 30th - May 1st, Chicagoland International Pipe and Tobacciana<br>
SHOW TIME: SATURDAY, 10AM TILL 5PM<br>
SHOW TIME: SUNDAY, 9AM TILL 5PM <br>
LOCATION: 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
APRIL 27th & THURSDAY April 28th (THERE IS A CHARGE FOR THIS SEMINAR). WE WILL HAVE PIPE FOCUS GROUP SEMINARS. THERE WILL BE TOBACCIANA SEMINARS ON FRIDAY EVENING. DON’T FORGET OUR FREE FRIDAY EVENING CPCC WELCOME DINNER .
THE CHICAGO CIGAR SHOW WILL BE HELD THURSDAY, APRIL 28th FROM 6 TO 10 PM IN THE TENT.
THERE WILL BE A CPCC, FRIDAY APRIL 29th, *SWAP AND SMOKE* (BUY/SELL/TRADE EVENT) THAT WILL START AT 9AM AND RUN UNTIL 4PM. WE WILL ALSO HAVE A *POST- SHOW* MONDAY, MAY 2nd, 8AM TO 12PM, AS A LAST CHANCE TO BUY/SELL BEFORE GOING HOME.
WE HAVE 300 + SHOW EXHIBITOR TABLES AVAILABLE FOR OUR SHOW. ONCE THE EXHIBITOR TABLES ARE SOLD OUT, WE WILL START A WAITING LIST FOR THOSE STILL WANTING EXHIBITOR TABLES. THE COST OF AN EXHIBIT TABLE IS $140.00. OUR SATURDAY EVENING CPCC DINNER WILL COST $70.00 PER TICKET. ATTENDEES WILL GET *TOBACCIANA* GOODY BAGS.
THERE WILL BE A VERY LARGE 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 1st, AT 1 PM. FOR MORE INFORMATION: WWW. UNITEDPIPECLUBS. ORG, CALL CRAIG COBINE AT 630- 236- 6202 OR EMAIL, PORSHCIGAR@ AOL. COM FOR MORE INFORMATION.
See the [http://www. chicagopipeshow.com/ 2016-show-flyer/ '''Website'''] for additional information.
=== 2017 ===
== Pipe Shows in Europe ==
=== Italy ===
Spring 2017, Dates coming soon, Pipemakers meeting in Spilamberto (Modena), Italy, which will focus on artisan pipes, and handcrafted products. Website: https://www.neverathome.it/
== Contests ==