October 4-6, 2002
18th Annual CORPS Pipe Smokers Expo & Celebration

Holiday Inn Select, Koger South Conference Center, Richmond, Va. Sponsored by the Conclave Of Richmond Pipe Smokers. Pipes, smoking related tobacciana, pipe makers, tobacco blenders, pipe smoking contest, door prizes, auctions, tobacco sampling, pipe smokers forum. Exhibit tables, $95. Contact: CORPS, Tel: (804) 342-0761, Email: conclave@corpipesmokers.org, Web: www.corpipesmokers.org.

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.

November 14, 2002
Northern California Pipe Show V

Clarklift Team Power, Sacramento, Calif. Sponsored by The Fresno Pipe Club, Sacramento Pipe Collectors' Assembly, Peninsula Pipe Club. Show hours: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tables: $15-$25. Contact: Gary Malmberg, 1325 "O" St. #1, Sacramento, CA 95814, Tel: (916) 442-6027 (daytime) or (916) 929-8965 (evenings), Email: gmalmberg@earthlink.net.

November 21-24, 2002
Cigar Association of America (CAA) Annual Meeting

Turnberry Isle Resort & Club, Aventura, Fla. Annual meeting of cigar manufacturer's association. Contact: CAA, (202) 223-8204.

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.

April 6-10, 2003
Tobacconists Association of America (TAA) Annual Convention

Don Cesar Beach Resort & Spa, St. Petersburg, Fla. TAA retail, associate members only. Contact: TAA, Burkhardt Corner, 1211 N. Tutor Ln., Evansville, IN 47715, Tel: (812) 479-8070.

June 1-3, 2003
EuroTab 2003 Exhibition

Reed Exhibitions / Messe Wien Concress Center, Vienna, Austria. Tobacco products and accessories fair. Contact: Lockwood Publications, Tel: (212) 391-2060, Web: www.eurotab.com.

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