May 2000

April 2-6, 2000
Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) Convention

Scottsdale, Arizona. Contact: TAA, Suite 121, Eastland Mall, Evansville, IN 47715, Tel: (812) 479-8070.

April 8-9, 2000
Chicagoland Pipe Collectors’ Club Pipe & Cigar Show

Ramada Inn Hotel, Harvey, Illinois, Tel: (708) 596-1500. Annual show sponsored by the Chicagoland Pipe Collectors’ Club. Contact: Frank Burla, Tel: (630) 271-1317.

May 10, 2000
Tobacco Merchants Association 85th Annual Meeting, Luncheon

New York, N.Y. Contact: TMA, Tel: (609) 275-4900.

May 13, 2000
13th Annual Deep South Classic Pipe Show

Sponsored by the Carolina Briar Friars, Sheraton Airport Plaza Hotel, Charlotte, NC 28208. Contact: Fletch Groben, P.O. Box 11942, Charlotte, NC, 28220, Tel: (704) 523-8554, E-mail: fletch@vnet.net.

JUNE 16-18, 2000
EuroTab 2000

European Tobacco Exhibition and Symposium encompassing manufacturing, distribution/wholesale, and retailing; Amsterdam RAI, Netherlands. Contact Lockwood Publications, (212) 391-2060, Email: eurotab@lockwoodpublications.com

AUGUST 2-5, 2000
68th Annual RTDA Convention & International Trade Show

Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas. Contact: Retail Tobacco Dealers of America, Tel: (410) 628-1674, Fax: (410) 628-1679, Web: www.rtda.org, Email: rtda@msn.com

AUGUST 26, 2000
North American Society of Pipe Collectors Annual Show & Swap

Holiday Inn on the Lane, Columbus, Ohio. Featuring 93 dealer tables of pipe makers, smoke shops, and individuals. NASPC fund raising raffle, prizes. Hospitality suite Friday night, Aug. 25th. Contact: Bill Unger, NASPC, P.O. Box 9642, Columbus, Ohio 43209, Tel: (614) 252-2904, Email: naspc@naspc.org, Web: www.naspc.org.

OCTOBER 6-8, 2000
CORPS Pipe Smokers’ Exposition & Celebration

16th Annual Conclave of Richmond Pipe Smokers (CORPS), Richmond, Virginia. Contact: CORPS, P.O. Box 34023 Richmond, Va. 23234, Tel: (804) 342-0761; conclave@corpipesmokers.org, Web: www.corpipesmokers.org.

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