Tuesday, June 21, 2011
17th World Olympic Collectors Fair logo
17th World Olympic Collectors Fair Upcoming the first week of August is the World Olympic Collectors Fair. This will be the very first time this fair has been held in the United States.Whether you are a buyer, seller, or collector of Olympic memorabilia, pins, torches, medals,stamps, coins, etc., this is a wonderful opportunity.
In all there will be some 100 dealers in the 22,500 square foot Olympic Pavilion. A 24-frame philatelic exhibit area will be presented. The USPS will be there with a special Olympic postmark. The show is being held in conjunction with the larger National Sports Collectors Convention from 4-7 August at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, just a stone’s throw from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. The NSCC, which will occupy 300,000 square feet in 2 adjacent halls, expects 30,000 attendees over the 4 days of the convention. You do NOT want to miss this event!
For more information, refer to page 2 of this issue or SPI website (http://www.blogger.com/www.sportstamps.org).
The website also has hotel information with special show rates.