in any hobby is an ongoing, daily affair, but it's at the conventions
where everything comes together, and in our matchcover collecting
hobby it's a dazzling, year-long string of events that stretches
from coast to coast and includes locations in both the U.S. and
Canada. Anytime you have collectors and covers coming togther,
you know there's going to be lots of fun for everyone.
- SOUTHERN SWAPFEST 2019:
March 19-23. Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites - Busch Gardens, Tampa,
FL 33612, (813) 971-7690. Rates are the same as 2018: Single:
$89.00, Single Deluxe: $99.00, and Exec. Suite: $109, includes
free hot breakfast. Make your reservations early. FMI: Bill Hayes
at 727-470-9148 or largomatch@hotmail. com, or Frank Denzler
at 352-360-0769 or email@example.com.
- Trans Canada Swapfest:
May 2 4, 2019,
Radisson Hotel Kitchener Waterloo, 2960 King Street East
Kitchener, ON N2A 1A9 (519) 894-9500 (800) 333-3333. Room Rates:
$110.99 king or 2 queen beds. Suites: $135.99 plus taxes. Freebie
Tables, Dealers Tables, Wine & Cheese Party, Pizza
& Bingo Bonanza and Display Awards for: Best Album, Best
of Show and Peoples Choice. The club will subsidize the
banquet by $5 a person.
For pre-registration and/or more information, contact: Morris
Pasternak (905) 313-8976
UNITED EASTERN SWAPFEST: June 5 - 9, 2019. Ramada
Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown, MD 21740 (301) 797-2500.
Room Rates: $85 single or double/$105 suite. Mention UES to receive
this rate. FMI: Linda
Wolfe (717) 377-8291
August 18-24, 2019, Holiday Inn Cleveland/Strongsville,15471
Royalton Road, Strongsville, OH. 44136 (440 238-8800). Latest
details: > Convention Central!