March 3 – 4, 2010
Tobacco Plus Expo 2010

Las Vegas Convention Center, New Orleans, La. Contact: Reuter Exposition Services, Toll-free: (888) 737-3976, Web: www.tobaccoplusexpo.com, Email: marilene@reuterexpo.com.

March 10 – 12, 2010
AWMA Real Deal Expo 2010

Las Vegas Hilton Center. Sponsored by the American Wholesale Marketers Association. Contact: Tel: (703) 631-6200, Email: awma@jspargo.com, Web: www.realdealexpo.com.

March 13, 2010
New York Pipe Show 17th Annual Pipe Convention

Wyndham (formerly Ramada Newark), Newark International Airport Hotel. Contact: Richard Esserman, rhonabluestein@aol.com.

March 21 – 25, 2010
TAA 42nd Annual Convention

Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Contact: Tobacconists’ Association of America, Email: t-a-a@t-a-a.us, Web: t-a-a.com.

April 10, 2010
13th Annual Triangle Area Pipe & Tobacciana Expo

Governor James G. Martin Building, State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, N.C. Contact: Triangle Area Pipe Smokers. (TAPS), Email: pipechief@nc.rr.com, Tel: (919) 848-0685.

April 15 – 17, 2010
EuroTab 2010

Targi w Krakowie, Krakow, Poland. One-stop European shopping fair for tobacco products and accessories, hosted by Tobacco Products International. Contact: Lockwood Publications, Email: a.riley@eurotab.com, Web: www.eurotab.com, Tel: (212) 391-2060, Fax: (212) 827-0945.

May 1 - 2, 2010
Chicagoland International Pipe & Tobacciana Show

The Mega Center, Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, Ill. Sponsored by the Chicagoland Pipe Collectors Club. April 28 - 29, pipe making seminars; April 1, pre-show buy/sell/trade; May 2, UPCA national smoking contest. Contact: Frank Burla, Tel: (630) 271-1317, Web: www.chicagopipeshow.com, Email: fpburla@aol.com.

May 12 - 13, 2010
AWMA "Day on the Hill"

Washington, D.C. American Wholesale Marketers Association members meet with elected representatives in Congress to promote industry issues. Contact: AWMA, Web: www.awmanet.org.

May 23 - 25, 2010
TMA 95th Annual Meeting & Industry Conference

Kingsmill Spa and Resort, Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Tobacco Merchants Association, Inc., Tel: (609) 275-4900, Email: michelle@tma.org.

June 19, 2010
Milwaukee Area Pipe Society 10th Annual Pipe Show/ Swap

Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, Milwaukee, Wisc. Free admission and smoke-friendly. Contact: MAPS, Email: tpellowski@wi.rr.com, Web: www.milwaukeeareapipesociety.com.

June 26 - 27, 2010
Kansas City Pipe & Tobacco Show

KCI-Expo Center at Holiday Inn, Kansas City, Mo. Smoking tent, Friday night BBQ buffet; Saturday banquet dinner, $45; Sunday slow smoking contest. Show hours 9am–5pm Saturday, 9am– 3pm Sunday. Tables, $95. Contact: Quinton Wells, Tel: (816) 223-9506, Email: Quinton@gkcpipeclub.com, Web: www.gkcpipeclub.com.

August 9 - 13, 2010
IPCPR 77th Annual Convention and International Trade Show

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, La. Contact: International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association, Tel: (706) 494-1143, Email: info@ipcpr.org, Web: www.ipcpr.org.

August 28, 2010
NASPC 2010 Pipe Show

Ramada Hotel, Sinclair Road, Columbus, Ohio. Sponsored by the North American Society of Pipe Collectors. Contact: NASPC, Bill Unger, Tel: (614) 252-2904, Email: bill@naspc.org, Web: www.naspc.org.

August 30 - September 1, 2010
Smoker Friendly Tobacco Festival and Conference 2009

Millennium Harvest House, Boulder, Colo. Smoker Friendly authorized retailers and allied suppliers meet for buying opportunities, educational presentations, and category updates. Contact: Mary Szarmach, (888) 751-2785 ext. 217.

September 11 - 12, 2010
Crush & Roll West 2010

“Celebrating Cigars & Wine,” Paso Robles, Calif. Formerly CigCon West, this cigar festival has a new name, new date, and a new focus for 2010. Contact: David Diaz, doc@cigarconference.com; Web: www.cigarconference.com.

September 17 - 19, 2010
Inter-tabac 2010

Westfalenhallen, Dortmund, Germany. 32nd International Trade Fair for Tobacco Products and Smoking Accessories. Contact: Nina Kapitan, Tel: +(49)(231) 1204-586, Fax: +(49)(231) 1204-678, Email: mina.kapitan@westfalenhallen.de, Web: www.inter-tabac.de.

October 1 - 3, 2010
26th Annual CORPS Pipe Smokers’ Celebration & Exposition

Holiday Inn Select, Koger South, Richmond, Va. Contact: Conclave of Richmond Pipe Smokers, Web: www.corpipesmokers.org.

October 6 - 8, 2010
NACS Show 2010

Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Ga. Sponsored by the National Association of Convenience Stores. One-stop shopping experience for convenience and petroleum retailers. Contact: Bob Hughes, bhughes@nacsonline.com, Web: www.nacsshow.com.

November 6 - 7, 2010
2nd Annual West Coast Pipe Show

Palace Station Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nev. Admission, $10/2 days; tables, $95. Friday night poker tournament; Saturday night awards buffet dinner, $50. Contact: Steve O’Neill: 956 East 800 So., Lewiston, Utah 84320, Email: steve@westcoastpipeshow.com, Web: www.westcoastpipeshow.com, Tel: (435) 258-5431.

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