JUNE 12-14, 2002

Prumyslovy Place, Prague, Czech Republic. Tobacco product and accessory manufacturers market their goods to the European supply chain. Exhibition hall and full symposium. Contact: Lockwood Publications, Tel: (212) 391-2060. Web: eurotab.com.

JULY 13, 2002
Washington DC Pipe Show

Washington/Dulles Holiday Inn, Dulles, VA. Sponsored by Capital Area Pipe Smokers (CAPS). Show hours, Saturday, July 13, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Vendor or collector tables, $55. Raffles, prizes, silent auction. Contact: Randy Evans, CAPS, Tel: (703) 204-2659, Email: raevans@outdrs.net, Web: Capspipe.tripod.com.

July 18-19, 2002
AWMA Distribution Summit

Chicago, Ill. American Wholesale Marketer's Association. Two days of open discussion among wholesalers and their suppliers and customers, analyzing the state of the distribution industry from leading analysts and industry experts. Agenda includes tobacco, Wall Street analysis, warehouse efficiency. Contact: AWMA, Tel: (202) 463-2124, email: info@awmanet.org, Web: www.awmanet.org.

July 19-20, 2002
National Zippo Day, Zippo/Case International Swap Meet

Zippo/Case Visitor's Center, Bradford, PA. Individual collectors, collection display. Contact: Star Davis, Tel: (814) 368-2836, email: sdavis@zippo.com.

July 22-25, 2002
70th Annual RTDA Convention & International Trade Show

The Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. Contact: Retail Tobacco Dealers of America, Tel: (410) 928-1674, Fax: (410) 628-1679, Web: www.rtda.org, Email: rtda@msn.com.

JULY 27, 2002
2nd Annual Milwaukee Area Pipe Show/Swap

Pistol Pete's Neighborhood Grill, Brookfield, WI. Sponsored by Milwaukee Area Pipe Society. Friday evening welcome reception. Show hours, Saturday, July 27, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tables, $30. Contact: Robert Schrap, Show Chairman, P.O. Box 174, Elm Grove, WI 53122, Tel: (414) 771-6472, Email: rschrap@aol.com.

August 24, 2002
NASPC 2002 Swap/Sell Pipe Show

Ramada Plaza Hotel, Columbus, Ohio. Sponsored by the North American Society of Pipe Collectors. Contact: Bill Unger, NASPC, P.O. Box 9642, Columbus, OH 43209, Tel: (614) 252-2904, naspc@naspc.org, Web: www.naspc.org.

August 31, 2002
New York Pipe Club 7th Annual International Pipe Swap

Ramada Hotel, Newark International Airport, NJ. Contact: Rich Esserman, 238 Aycrig Ave., Unit D, Passaic, NJ 07055.

September 19-22, 2002
5th Annual CigarFamily.com Celebration

Don Cesar Beach Resort and Spa, St. Petersburg, FL. Hosted by the Fuente and Newman families, officially an annual gathering of members of the Cigar Family online community - CigarFamily.com's Cigar Lounge Online Forum, but open to all cigar enthusiasts. Info: www.cigarfamily.com for details.

October 25-26, 2002
International Association of Pipe Smokers Clubs Annual Convention

Spring River area, Hardy, Arkansas. Sponsored by Northeast Arkansas Pipe Puffers. Buffet, pipe smoking contest. Display tables available with program pages ($35-$100, additional tables $25). Contact: Michael Sull, Tel: (913) 362-7864, Fax: (913) 362-2236, Email: michael@spencerian.com.

November 2-3, 2002
Kansas City Pipe & Tobacco Show

Holiday Inn KCI, Kansas City, MO. Hosted by the Greater Kansas City Pipe Club. Complimentary Buffet, Friday Nov. 1, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Show hours: Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Free admission, raffles, pipe smoking contest. Featured speaker, Dr. Bill Unger, NASPC. Tables: $70. Contact: Michael Sull, c/o Lettering Design Group, 5830 Nall, Suite 2, Mission, KS 66202, Tel: (913) 362-7864, Fax: (816) 464-2453, Email: michael@spencerian.com.

MARCH 26-27, 2003
7th Annual International Tobacco Expo (ITE)

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Tobacco and related merchandise for tobacconists, tobacco outlets, distributors/wholesalers, mass and other merchandisers. Free admission. Contact ITE, Toll-free: (800) 859-9247 or (702) 893-9090, Fax: (702) 893-9293, Email: info@internationaltobacco.com, Web: www.internationaltobacco.com.
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