Shows & Events
Listed below are upcoming shows or events of interest to collectors of Police, Fire, Military and other Law Enforcement Memorabilia.
If you have a show you would like listed (FREE) please click on the link below and provide us with the details via our simple form.
MD - Mid Atlantic Regional Police Collectors Extravaganza
LOCATION: Elks Lodge, 6700 Kenilworth Ave, Riverdale, MD
TIME: 10 AM - 4 PM
HOSTED BY: Andy Ferraro
SETUP TIME: 9 AM
TABLE COST: $20 includes admission cost for table owner and family
ADMISSION COST: $5 per person
INFORMATION: Some of the finest collections in the Mid-Atlantic states is expected. A trophy will be awarded for the best display. Please contact the host for additional information, reservations, etc. at 4214 Woodberry Street, Hyattsville, MD 20782-1171, 301-927-2327
HOSTS: Andy Ferraro 301-927-2327
MA - 2013 New England Police Memorabilia Collectors Show
LOCATION: Police Athletic League, 31 Franklin Street, Fall River, MA
TIME: 9 AM
HOSTED BY: Richard D. Pontes
SETUP TIME: 8:30 AM
TABLE COST: $15 includes one admission, addidtional tables $10 each
ADMISSION COST: $5
INFORMATION: Make early reservations as this show typically sells out. Coffee, tea, doughnuts, sandwiches, water and soda will be available. There will be a patch drop box. The winner need not be present. Only law enforcement officers and bnafide collectors will be admitted. This show is not open to the general public and admission is at the sole discretion of the host. No seconds or reproductions allowed unless clearly marked.
HOSTS: Richard D. Pontes - Email notification of future shows and for reservations etc., contact Ricchard D. Pontes, 8 Cedar Crest Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747-1065, 508-636-3035, firstname.lastname@example.org
MO - 28th Annual Saint Louis Area Gateway Police Insignia Collectors Show
LOCATION: Fox School District C-6 Service Center, 849 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold, MO
TIME: 8AM - 2PM
HOSTED BY: Bob Shockey, Frank Selvaggio, Don Magruder & Willie Herald
SETUP TIME: 7:30AM
TABLE COST: $15
INFORMATION: There will be awards for the best displays. Proceeds benefit the local law enfocement charity. Host hotel is the Drury Inn & Suites, 3800 State Route 141 in Arnold. Rooms are $102.99 and includes free breakfast, free hot food and beverages (5:30 PM to 7:00 PM) and free soda and popcorn (3 PM to 10 PM). Free internet and long distance. Group number 2184239. Please make reservations by September 24th on 800-325-0720. Send table reservation checks to Frank Selvaggio, 8946 Wilma Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63123. For additional information contact Frank Selvaggio at email@example.com
HOSTS: Bob Shockey, Frank & Tony Selvaggio, Don Magruder & Willie Herald
CA - 28th Annual Northern California Law Enforcment Collectors Show
DATE: Saturday, October 5, 2013
LOCATION: Rippon Community Center, 312 West 4th Street, Rippon, CA.
TIME: 9AM - 2PM
HOSTED BY: Brian Smith & Mike Lynch (Darryl Lindsay will host the vehicle show)
SETUP TIME: 8:00AM
TABLE COST: $25
INFORMATION: The shows are fund raisers for the Concerns of Police Survivors, Rippon Police VIPS, Rippon Police Expllorers and the Menlo Park Police Cadets. The shows are sponsored by the International Police Association and the Rippon Police Department. The Fairfield Inn, 4342 Salida Blvd, in Modesto is the host hotel. There is a special room rate for collectors. Please use the reservation code "Law Enforcement Show". The hotel may be contacted on 209-542-7800
Lynch and Smith will host a pre-show get together on Friday October 4, from 5 to 6:30 PM at the Fairfield Inn first floor conference room. Tables can be reserved and paid for on the website www.calbadgeshows.com Checks for table reservations should be made payable to Mike Lynch and mailed to Mike Lynch, PO Box 3212, Bowman, CA 95604-3212. 530-305-1166, firstname.lastname@example.org Car show information is available from Lindsay on 650-743-4486 or email@example.com
HOSTS: Brian Smith & Mike Lynch (Darryl Lindsay will host the vehicle show)
NJ - 23rd Central New Jersey Police & Fire Insignia Collectors Swap Meet
LOCATION: Allentown First Aid Squad Building, Route 526, Allentown, NJ.
TIME: 8AM - 2PM
HOSTED BY: Dominick Botteri
SETUP TIME: 7:00AM
TABLE COST: $20 includes one admission
ADMISSION: $5 Wives, girlfriends and children admitted free.
INFORMATION: There will be a patch drop and display contest. Patch reproductions available for trade must be marked as reproductions. Contact the host for any questions or additional information on this policy. Food will be available. All proceeds will benefit the Allentown First Aid Squad. For table reservations, directions or additional information contact Botteri at 609-571-8201 (text or voice) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
HOSTS: Dominick Botteri
CANADA - 2013 Altona Police Memorabilia Collectors Trade Show
LOCATION: W.C. Miller Collegiate, 181 Sixth Street SE, Altnona, Manitoba..
TIME: 10AM - 3PM
HOSTED BY: Mike Turnbull and Dan Defer
SETUP TIME: 8:00AM to 10:00 AM
TABLE COST: $5
ADMISSION: Everyone in law enforcement or connected to law enforcement is welcome.
INFORMATION: Please indicate your attendance to Turnbull: email@example.com or 204-324-4539 or Defer: firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-304-0858
HOSTS: Mike Turnbull and Dan Defer
WA - Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum 1st Police Insignia Collectors Meet & Vintage Police Car Show
LOCATION: Seattle Police Range Pavillion, 11030 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA
TIME: 9AM - 3PM
HOSTED BY: Jim Ritter
SETUP TIME: 8:00AM
TABLE COST: $30 and $20 for each additional table and includes a hot dog lunch for table holder.
ADMISSION: $10 includes a hot dog lunch.
INFORMATION: The show site is 10 minutes from Sea-Tac International Airport. To reserve tables with a credit card you must email Ritter at email@example.com Please indicate how many tables you would like to reserve and your telephone number. Ritter will contact you and your credit card transaction will be made over the telephone.With a check your check must be postmarked by September 9. Mail your payment to Seattle Metropolitan Museum, Jim Ritter, 1625 108 North Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA, 98004. Make checks payable to SMPM. Admission and table fees on the day of the show are cash only. The Red Roof Inn at 16838 International Boulevard in Seattle is offering a special discount room rate to insignia show attendees of $54 (normally $109). Make reservations on 206-248--0901 and mention the Police Museum Event to get the discount rate. The hotel is only two minutes from the Sea-Tac International Airport, 15 minutes from the insignia show and 25 minutes from downtown Seattle. There is free shuttle service at extension 46 from the shuttle island at the airport.
HOSTS: Jim Ritter
DIRECTIONS: Available on the web site www.spaarange.com