What’s New

February 9, 2020:  Many additional vendors have been added.   The layouts available for tours have also been updated.  More to come!

October 11, 2020: We will be soliciting bids for 2024 and 2025 during awards night on Saturday. Talk it up among your friends and put together a bid. Let’s keep this going for another 40. If you have never hosted a convention before and are a little leery about committing, feel free to call us for advice and counsel. We’d love to chat and share our experiences. Email Pete Smith ( smithpb@sbcglobal.net ) to set up a phone call.  Currently scheduled conventions are:
St. Louis in 2020
Hickory in 2021
Seattle / Tacoma in 2022
Denver in 2023

October 11, 2019: Reminder that shirt orders must be placed before August 1, 2020.   Shirts will not be available for sale at the convention.

October 10, 2019: Link for online reservations at Fairfield Inn added.

October 6, 2019: Convention hotel now sold out.  Overflow hotels (Drury Plaza and Fairfield Inn) added to Hotels page.

September 28, 2018: Miscellaneous corrections, changes to contest categories, vendor hours, & vendor list

September 13, 2019:  Updated vendor list, revised attendee registration downloadable form

September 10, 2019: Added code and link for hotel bookings - reservations can now be made!

September 1, 2019:  The website is now live and online registrations can be made, along with merchandise orders.