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.
CA - 32nd Annual Porky D. Swine Police Memorabilia Show
LOCATION: Taylor Hall, 1775 N. Indian Hill Blvd., Claremont, CA 91711
HOSTED BY: Claremont Police Department
SETUP: Table setup starts at 7:30am
TABLES: $30.00 EACH (includes one admission tickets
ADMISSION: General Admission $5.00
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Chief Dennis Smith; firstname.lastname@example.org
All proceeds benefit the Irwindale and Claremont Police Explorers Posts.
DESCRIPTION: California's longest running patch and badge police collectibles swap meet. Displays only may be placed free of charge on the stage area. There will be a display contest, food, drinks and lots of fun. Badges-patches-toy police cars-buckles-photos-historical documents-hats-helmets-cuffs-antique batons-mini badges-T-shirts-pins and more!
Gene Gianuzzi - email@example.com
Chief Dennis B. Smith - firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill Selonek - email@example.com
WEB SITE: www.porkydswine.com
DIRECTIONS: From all areas take I-10 (San Bernardino Freeway) to Indian Hill Blvd. Go North approximately 2 1/2 miles on Indian Hill Blvd. to Taylor Hall - or - From the 210 (Foothill) Freeway exit Towne Avenue, go North one block turning East on Baseline Road to South on Indian Hill Blvd. to show location. Exclusive hotel for event is the Doubletree, 555 W. Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711 (reg $239 to $309 a night just $89 a night for the show). Click on this link to make your reservations: www.doubletreeclaremont.com Enter Group/Convention code PMB.
OH - 2014 National Police Collectors Show
LOCATION: Cleveland Public Auditorium, 500 Lakesdie Ave, Cleveland, Ohio
TIME: May 17: 9am - 5pm, May 18; 9am - 3pm
HOSTED BY: The Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society
SETUP TIME: Friiday May 16, 1pm - 6pm
TABLE COST: $75
ADMISSION COST: $5 Children under 12 free
INFORMATION: The Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society sponsors its 29th Police Memorial Commemoration (PMC) May 15-18, 2014 in conjunction with National Police Week and Peace Officers Memorial Day. New this year is our hosting of two national events: The National Police Collectors Show and Police Car Owners of America National Convention. As our guests, we cordially invite you to arrive early and join us to get the “Full Experience” of all the week’s activities and our Cleveland hospitality. Our volunteers and community partners always go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that you thoroughly enjoy the three-night/four-day extravaganza. In addition to the National Police Collectors Show, public events will include a parade down Lakeside Avenue (“Police Memorial Way”) followed by a commemorative service at the Peace Officers Memorial, and displays of the PCOOA vehicles. As a NPCS attendee, you are also invited to participate in all our scheduled events including: Thursday's Heroes Welcoming Reception, Friday's Parade and Memorial Service, a luncheon sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Police, the Fellowship Steak Roast, Saturday's Tattoo and Sunday's Memorial Mass. Host hotel: The Hampton Inn, 1460 E. 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 216-241-6600. For more information http://2014nationalpolicecollectorsshow.net/ email: firstname.lastname@example.org
VA - 2'nd Annual Middle Peninsula Public Safety Fleamarket & Insignia Show
LOCATION: Hartfield Volunteer Fire Dept., Community Events Building (behind firehouse), 3309 Twiggs Ferry Road, Hartfield, VA 23071
TIME: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
HOSTED BY: Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department
SETUP TIME: 8AM
TABLE COST: Collectors & Traders: $20,
ADMISSION COST: Free (donations appreciated)
INFORMATION: Awards will be given for best badge display, best patch display, longest traveled display and a Chiefs Choice Award. To reserve a table send check to ATTN: Flea/Show, 7102 Ann Cabell Court, Mechanicsville, VA 23111. Checks to be made out to Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department. Hotel accomodations available 15 minutes away in Gloucester or the town of Kilmarnock. Quesions contact Barry at email@example.com or caqll 804-723-1042. All porceeds benefit the Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department.
GA - Southeast Patch and Badge Trade Show
LOCATION: Georgia Baptist Conference Center, 4243 U.S. 319 N, Norman Park, GA 31771
TIME: 9AM - 3PM
HOSTED BY: Norman Park Police Department
SETUP TIME: 7AM
TABLE COST: $10
HOSTS: Sergeant Jeremy Henry
DIRECTIONS: This show will be held on the campus of the Georgia Baptist Conference Center in Norman Park Georgia. Norman Park is located 17 miles West of Tifton, Georgia / I-75 and 7 miles northeast of Moultrie, Georgia along U.S. 319. Entry fee will be $10 per exhibitor (this fee will be $12 if purchased via Ebay) and registration deadline is July 31, 2014. Walk-in guest / collectors will be admitted free of charge. Setup will begin at 7:00 AM on the morning of the show. Multiple drawings will be held during the day for door prozes. In addition, an award will be presented for the most unique display at the show. On-site lodging will be available on the evening prior to the show. Deadline for on-site lodging will be February 28, 2014 (the regstration package will include options for off-site lodging). Please contact Sergeant Jeremy Henry at 229-873-0278 or 229-769-3611 for futher information or an exhibitors package.
IL - ILEETA Police Collectors Show
LOCATION: Westin Lombard Yorktown Center Hotel, 70 Yorktown Ceter, Lombard, IL
HOSTED BY: The International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association
TABLES: $15.00 EACH (donation to COPS)
ADMISSION: General Admission $5.00 donation to COPS
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Tom Engelmann, 315-569-7212, firstname.lastname@example.org
DESCRIPTION: The International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association will be sponsoring a Police Memorabilia Collectors Show during its annual training conference. The show starts at 4pm and ends at 8pm. A $5 donation will be requested at the door. A $15 donation will be requested for a table. All proceeds will be donated to Concerns of Police Survivors. If you have any questions or wish to reserve a table contact Tom Engelmann at 315-569-7212 or at email@example.com.